Shannon Mudd is currently serving on the faculty of Haverford College and has taught at Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Ursinus College, Kings College London and Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Mangement. His non-academic work includes a position as a Resident Adviser in Moscow on the USAID Project for Intergovernmental Fiscal Reform. He received his B.A. from Emory University and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. His research spans issues of access to finance, taxation and international capital flows and both firm and individual responses to financial crisis and has published in Fiscal Studies and International Tax and Public Finance.