Corbin is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Economics at Cornell University. His research explores the impact of public policy on important education and health outcomes. His current projects examine the structure of state and local public finance programs to provide insights that are directly policy relevant. The topics of his current work include state and local education finance, property taxes, cigarette taxes, and the introduction of Medicare. Before coming to Cornell, Corbin earned a B.A. in Economics and a B.S. in Mathematics from Brigham Young University in 2012.
Corbin is available for interviews during the AEA meetings in Philadelphia in January 2018.