Born in Memphis, TN, I became interested in public policy after learning how discriminatory laws were against African Americans in the Jim Crow south.
PhD, MBA, MPA, BS
Texas Southern University, Oklahoma City University and Mississippi State University.
Price, Byron E. Merchandizing Prisoners: Who Really Pays for Prison Privatization? Westport, CT: Praeger, March 2006.
Price, Byron E. and John C. Morris. â€œPrison Privatization: The Many Facets of a Controversial Industry.â€ Volume I: The Environment of Private Prisons. Volume II: Private Prisons and Private Profit. Volume III: The Political Climate of Prison Privatization.
Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger Publishers, September 2012.
Price, Byron E. and Karina Moreno Saldivar. â€œThe Social, Economic, and Political Impact of the New (Private) National Securityâ€, Crime Law and Social Change, Forthcoming. Saldivar, Karina Moreno and Byron E. Price. â€œPrivate Prisons and the Emerging Immigrant Market in the U.S.: Implications for Security Governance.â€ Central European Journal of
International and Security Studies, Volume 9 Issue 1, 2015.
Riccucci, Norma and Byron E. Price. â€œRacial Employment Patterns of Foreign- and Na
Area of Expertise:
His areas of research are prison privatization, prisoner reentry, school-to-prison pipeline, race, politics, social entrepreneurship, impact investment and social justice.