Collins, B. K. (2010). Governing State Economies: The Costs of Democracy. Saarbrucken, Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing.
Collins, B. K. (2021). Franchising the Regulation of Fracking: Governance Solutions to Intergovernmental Coordination Dilemmas in US States and Municipalities. Cooperation and Conflict between State and Local Government. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers. https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538139325/Cooperation-and-Conflict-between-State-and-Local-Government
Tao, J., Collins, B. K. (2021). Local Government Performance Transparency: The Impact of State Open Records Laws. Cooperation and Conflict between State and Local Government. Lanham, MD:. https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538139325/Cooperation-and-Conflict-between-State-and-Local-Government
Collins, B. K. (2011). "Agency Forms and Reforms: Institutional Design for State-Centric Networks and Block Grant Administration" in Networked Governance: The Future of Intergovernmental Management. Networked Governance: The Future of Intergovernmental Management. 127-144. Washington DC: Sage CQ Press. https://www.amazon.com/Networked-Governance-Future-Intergovernmental-Management/dp/1452203253
Collins, B. K., Khan, A. (2004). "Information Asymmetry in Public Investment Management" in Financial Management Theory in the Public Sector. Financial Management Theory in the Public Sector. 25-55. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers.
Keyes, L. M., Li, Q., Collins, B., Rivera-Torres, S. (2020). Senior Center Service Utilization: Do Social Ties Affect Participation Patterns?. Journal of Applied Gerontology. Online First, . SAGE. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0733464820975905
Collins, B. K., Kim, H. J., Tao, J. (2019). Managing for Citizen Satisfaction: Is Good Not Enough?. Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs. 5(1), 21-38. https://doi.org/10.20899/jpna.5.1.21-38
Collins, B. K., Andrew, S., Khunwishit, S. (2016). Complex Grant Contracting and Social Equity: Barriers to Municipal Access in Federal Block Grant Programs. Public Performance and Managment Review. 39(2), 406-429. https://doi.org/10.1080/15309576.2015.1108797
Collins, B. K., Long, L. C. (2015). The Underemployment Puzzle: The Effects Of Overqualification And Involuntary Part-Time Status On Volunteering. Public Administration Quarterly. 39(4), 23-49. https://search.proquest.com/docview/1770072818?pq-origsite=gscholar
Wu, W., Change, S., Collins, B. K. (2015). Mobilizing Voluntary Organizations in Taiwanese Emergency Response: Citizen Engagement and Local Fire Branch Heads. Journal of Comtemporary Eastern Asia. 14(2), 45-55. https://doi.org/10.17477/jcea.2015.14.2.045
Collins, B. K. (2014). Credit and Credibility: State Government Bond Ratings, 1975-2002. American Review of Public Administration. 44(1), 112-123. https://doi.org/10.1177/0275074012460424
Collins, B. K. (2010). Using Shared Technology in Bioterrorism Planning and Response: Do Privacy Laws Affect Administrative Judgments?. Homeland Security Review. 4(1), 43-56. https://heinonline.org/HOL/LandingPage?handle=hein.journals/homlndsr4&div=6&id=&page=
Collins, B. K., Kim, H. J. (2009). Are Satisfied Citizens Willing to Pay More? Public Sector Consumerism as Equitable Social Exchange. Public Money & Management. 29(2), 109-116. https://doi.org/10.1080/09540960902768004
Collins, B. K., Gerber, B. J. (2008). Taken for Granted? Managing for Social Equity in Grant Programs.. Public Administration Review. 68(6), 1128-1141. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-6210.2008.00960.x
Collins, B. K. (2008). What's the Problem in Public Sector Workforce Recruitment? A Comparative Analysis of the Public, Nonprofit, and Private Sectors.. International Journal of Public Administration. 31(14), 1592-1608. https://doi.org/10.1080/01900690802434214
Morrow, H., Collins, B. K., Smith, D. R. (2007). Public Health Coalitions: Patterns and Perceptions in State Immunization Programs. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 30(2), 156-175. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17557691/
Collins, B. K., Borders, T. F., TeBrink, K. L., Xu, K. T. (2007). Utilization of Pharmacy Services among Rural Elders in West Texas: Distance Barriers and Implications for Telepharmacy Policy. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 30(1), 75-97. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17557697/
Collins, B. K., Morrow, H., Ramirez, J., Cochrane, C. E., Smith, D. R. (2006). Childhood Immunization Coverage in US State: The Impact of State Policy Interventions and Programmatic Support. Journal of Health and Social Policy. 22(1), 77-92. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17135110/
Collins, B. K., Gerber, B. J. (2006). Redistributive Policy and Devolution: Is State-Administration a Road Block (Grant) to Equitable Access to Federal Funds?. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. 16(4), 613-632. https://doi.org/10.1093/jopart/muj010
Collins, B. K., Borders, T. F. (2005). Utilization of Hospital Services among Older Rural Persons: A Comparison of Critical Access Hospitals and Community Hospitals. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 28(1), 135-152. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16521618/
Collins, B. K., Gerber, B. J. (2003). The Texas Office of Rural Community Affairs: Will State Agency Reorganization Improve Rural Health Care in Texas?. Texas Journal of Rural Health. 21(2), 20-30. http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.608.2498&rep=rep1&type=pdf
Williams, J. T., Collins, B. K. (1997). The Political Economy of Corporate Taxation. American Journal of Political Science. 41(1), 208-244. https://www.jstor.org/stable/2111714
Keyes, L. M., Tiwari, C., Collins, B., Lightbourne, J. (2019). San Antonio Senior Services Assessment Report.
Fite, J. T., Collins, B. K., Krueger, S., Andrew, S. Economic Development Corporation Trends Report.
Collins, B. K. (2016). DCTA Community Survey: Evaluating Passenger and Non-Passenger Perceptions and Preferences.
Collins, B. K., Kim, H. J. (2007). City of Laredo: Citizen Preferences about Parks and Recreation.
Collins, B. K. (2006). City of Arlington: Citizen Preferences about Parks and Recreation.
Collins, B. K. (2006). City of Lubbock: Citizen Preferences about Parks and Recreation.
Collins, B. K. (2005). Lubbock Bioscience Economic Development Resource Report, 2005.
Collins, B. K., Cannon, B., Khan, A. (2005). West Texas Regional Underemployment Report.
Collins, B. K., Cannon, B., Khan, A. (2004). Regional Workforce Report for Lubbock and the South Plains.
Collins, B. K., Gerber, B. J. (2002). The Cost-Effectiveness of Relocating the Office of Rural Community Affairs.
Collins, B. (1991). Innovations in Intergovernmental Highway Traffic Safety Programs.. Lexington, Kentucky: Council of State Governments.
Pasqual, S., Collins, B., Reid, M. (1990). Local Government Investment Pools. Lexington, Kentucky: Council of State Governments.
Collins, B. (1990). Multi-state Cooperative Purchasing: Process and Problems. Lexington, Kentucky: Council of State Governments.
Collins, B., Benavides, A. (2014). UNT MPA Program Self-Study Report.
Collins, B. (2007). Texas Tech University MPA Program Self-Study Report.
Collins, B. K., Nutsch, D. (2005). Lubbock and South Plains Regional Workforce Labor Market by Occupations.
Krueger, S., Keyes, L., Collins, B., Vicars-Nance, J., Havir, K., Wheeler, T. City of Allen Collaboration with Community Nonprofit Organizations: Options, Recommendations, and Best Practices.
Keyes, L., Krueger, S., Collins, B., Vicars-Nance, J., Havir, K., Wheeler, T. City of Allen Social Service System Response to COVID-19.
Keyes, L., Collins, B., Tiwari, C. (2019). San Antonio Senior Services Assessment Report, Prepared for the Department of Human Services.