Gary A. Hoover
Dr. Gary A. Hoover is currently the Assistant Dean for Faculty and Graduate Student Development in the Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration at the University of Alabama. He is also a Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics and Finance. Dr. Hoover received his PhD in Economics from Washington University in St. Louis in 1998. Since then he has published numerous scholarly research papers, book chapters, and reviews on areas of public policy and income redistribution. He is a leading scholar on academic misconduct, specifically plagiarism, in the economics profession. He is a member of the American Economic Association and the Southern Economic Association. In August of 2006 he was named the William White McDonald Family Distinguished Faculty Fellow.