Dr. McKeehan is an economist who specializes in applying corporate finance theory and statistical analysis in tax controversy litigation.

She has supported experts and led case teams addressing issues in valuation, economic substance, transfer pricing, and debt/equity classification. She routinely works with both taxpayers and tax authorities covering a wide variety of industries, including the information technology, healthcare, energy, and insurance.

While receiving her PhD in Economics from Rice University, Dr. McKeehan’s academic research is focused on both theoretical and empirical issues in capital and personal income taxation. Her publications have appeared in the Public Finance Review, International Tax and Public Finance, and the Review of Economics of the Household. Dr. McKeehan is also a lecturer in corporate finance at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business and serves as a member of Rice University’s School of Social Sciences Advisory Board.


Rice University
PhD in Economics
BA in Mathematical Economic Analysis