Martin J. Luby

Martin J. Luby

Visiting Scholar

Assistant Professor

School of Public Service

Depaul University

Martin Luby is an assistant professor in the School of Public Service at DePaul University and a visiting scholar at IGPA. Luby’s areas of interest and expertise are public financial management, municipal bond markets, and public budgeting. Luby has written extensively on state and local government finance as it relates to the capital markets. He has studied the use of financial derivatives by state and local governments, the efficacy of the Build America bond program, the Dodd-Frank Act’s regulation of municipal advisors, debt refinancing strategies by state and local governments and transportation public-private partnerships.

Former Experience

Prior to his academic career, Luby spent 13 years in the public finance industry as an investment banker and financial advisor to state and local governments.

Professional Appointments

Referee: National Tax Journal, Public Budgeting & Finance, Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management, Public Administration Review, Urban Affairs Review, State and Local Government Review, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Sustainability


PhD: Indiana University, 2010 MPAP: Rutgers University, 2003 Undergraduate: DePaul University, 1996