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Barry P. Keating

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Contact Barry P. Keating

Barry.p.keating.1@nd.edu 574-631-9127

Professor Keating is Professor of Business Economics at the University of Notre Dame.

Professor Keating is Professor of Business Economics at the University of Notre Dame.

He specializes in understanding how not-for-profit organizations and function, more specifically, how they respond to incentives, changes in revenue and cost conditions, and changes in regulatory mechanisms. He frequently works with not-for-profits examining the role and value of volunteers and forecasting blood supplies for the United States. He has co-authored a book examining the economics of nonprofit firms and government units published by Blackwell (Oxford, U.K.).

He has also done extensive work in the areas of business forecasting and regulation. His forecasting and data mining textbook (in its sixth edition with McGraw-Hill) is the best-selling forecasting book for use in colleges and universities. He consults with both forecasting and data mining software producers and firms with forecasting problems (e.g., Cadbury, Microsoft, Southwest Airlines, Starbucks, Toyota, Wells Fargo, etc.).

Professor Keating is a Heritage Foundation Fellow (1992-96), a Heartland Institute Research Fellow, Former President of the Economic Club of Michiana, former Chair of the Department of Finance at Notre Dame, and serves on the Board of Advisors of both the Indiana Policy Review Group and the Institute of Business Forecasting.

Professor Keating has published more than 80 articles for professional journals and trade publications. He is the winner of a Kaneb Teaching Award from Notre Dame, the MBA Professor of the Year Award, and is a fellow of the Kaneb Center.

Recent Articles and Publications

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December 4, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jesse Hathaway, Clifford Thies, Robert Genetski, Howard L. Simons, Bette Grande, Charles W. Baird, Gary Wolfram, Barry P. Keating, Russ McCullough
"Just in time for Christmas, the U.S. Senate’s approval of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is one of the best gifts taxpayers will find under their tree this year – or even during their lifetimes." - Jesse Hathaway
January 29, 2014
By Joseph Bast, Robert Genetski, Ronald D. Rotunda, Benjamin Domenech, Joy Pullmann, Robert G. Holland, Steve Stanek, Craig Idso, John Coleman, Marc Morano, Kenneth Haapala, Marita Noon, Jonathan Steitz, Kurtis B. Reeg, Tibor R. Machan, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Alan Caruba, Richard Ebeling, Eugene Kontorovich, Jack A. Chambless, Barry P. Keating
The following statements reacting to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night from staff, fellows, and policy advisors at The Heartland Institute – a free-market think tank – may be used for attribution.
January 28, 2014
By Jim Lakely, Ronald D. Rotunda, Benjamin Domenech, Joy Pullmann, Steve Stanek, Craig Idso, Marc Morano, John Coleman, Tibor R. Machan, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Joseph Bast, Alan Caruba, Robert Genetski, Jack A. Chambless, Barry P. Keating, Eugene Kontorovich, Richard Ebeling, Kurtis B. Reeg, Jonathan Steitz, Marita Noon, Kenneth Haapala, Robert G. Holland
Below you can read the reaction of staff, fellows, and policy advisors at The Heartland Institute to President Obama's State of the Union Address. The comments may be used for attribution.

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