Mr. Thomas holds both a BA and an MA in Economics from San Jose State University
(California State University) and currently resides in Fairfax, Virginia, where he is
working towards a doctorate in economics at George Mason University (GMU) and lectures in
Health Economics and Environmental Economics. 

Mr. Thomas is also a serial entrepreneur who, over the past thirty years, has founded and
led four successful tech companies raising more than $75 million dollars in seed,
strategic, and venture capital. His most recent effort, Intacct, based in Silicon Valley,
is one of the leading software as a service (SaaS) companies, with more than 7,000
enterprise customers. 

In recent years, Mr. Thomas has represented the tech industry as Executive Director of
the Software Industry Association and EVP of Business Development for TechAmerica. He
currently serves on the advisory board for the College of Health and Human Services at
George Mason University. 

Economics

Competitor Coordination, In Process (2015)

Modern multi-tenant firms have as their origin the ancient bazaars of the Middle East and...

 

Emergency Services and Homicide Rates, In Process (2015)

Approximately 16,000 homicides occur every year in the United States. Except for two brief surges...

 

The Parliamentary Process of Investment Banking, In Process (2015)

Successful investment bankers have been perfecting their process of selecting and funding private firms for...

 

Moral Hazard in Health Care Insurance: A Misdiagnosis, In Process (2014)

A common misunderstanding of moral hazard emerges from an inaccurate definition of health-care insurance. What...

 

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All the Incentives are Here, Book Reviews (2012)

A book review of the Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera 2010 book, All the Devils...

 

Medical Ethics

Moral Hazard in Health Care Insurance: A Misdiagnosis, In Process (2014)

A common misunderstanding of moral hazard emerges from an inaccurate definition of health-care insurance. What...

 

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Advisor-Induced demand and Moral Hazard in the Third-Party Payer System, Master's Theses (2012)

Health-care consumption in the United States has risen from 5.2% in 1960 to 17.8% of...

 

Health Economics

Emergency Services and Homicide Rates, In Process (2015)

Approximately 16,000 homicides occur every year in the United States. Except for two brief surges...

 

Moral Hazard in Health Care Insurance: A Misdiagnosis, In Process (2014)

A common misunderstanding of moral hazard emerges from an inaccurate definition of health-care insurance. What...

 

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A Priceless Review (2013)

The book, Priceless, is chock full of ideas, many of which are undoubtedly useful. The...

 

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Advisor-Induced demand and Moral Hazard in the Third-Party Payer System, Master's Theses (2012)

Health-care consumption in the United States has risen from 5.2% in 1960 to 17.8% of...

 

Business Cycle Theory

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All the Incentives are Here, Book Reviews (2012)

A book review of the Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera 2010 book, All the Devils...

 

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A Risky Theory of Business Cycles, Book Reviews (2010)

Book review of Tyler Cowen's 1997 book, Risk and Business Cycles.

 

Internet Technology

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Channels 2.0 - Delivering and Deploying On-Demand Solutions (with Faqtors Consulting) (2008)

The software industry is going through another major shift in the underlying platform; this time,...

 

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Method and apparatus for providing security for computer software, United States Patent and Trademark Office (1984)

Security for computer software is achieved by providing each purchaser of a software package with...

 

Software Security

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Method and apparatus for providing security for computer software, United States Patent and Trademark Office (1984)

Security for computer software is achieved by providing each purchaser of a software package with...