Professor H. Edward Flentje's research concentrates on state government, state and local relations, and Kansas political history and culture. He has served as a consultant to state and local officials, including the Regional Economic Area Partnership.
Flentje joined the faculty of the Hugo Wall School of Urban and Public Affairs in 1979 and was director at the school from 1999 to 2008.
Public Decision Making; Public and Nonprofit Governance
H. Edward Flentje and Joseph Aistrup. Kansas Politics and Government: The Clash of Political Cultures. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010.
Glenn W. Fisher, H. Edward Flentje, W. Bartley Hildreth, and John D. Wong, "Sizing Up Kansas Public Finance," Kansas Policy Review 29 (Spring 2007) 1, 13-21.
H. Edward Flentje and W. Bartley Hildreth, "Fiscal Trends in Kansas: Taxing, Spending, and Borrowing," Kansas Policy Review 28 (Spring 2006) 1, 21-30.