Wayne A. Grove
Chair of Economics Department
Reilly Hall 336
Le Moyne College
Syracuse, NY 13214-1399
Phone: (315) 445-4235
I. Education and Labor Market Outcomes
II. Student Learning
III. Economic History
IV. Responsibility Attribution and Voting
I. Education and Labor Market
"The Gender Pay Gap Beyond Human Capital: Heterogeneity in Noncognitive Skills and in Labor Market
Tastes," with Andrew Hussey and Michael Jetter, Journal of Human Resources, forthcoming.
“Returns to Field of Study versus School Quality: MBA
Selection on Observed and Unobserved Heterogeneity,” with Andrew
Hussey, Economic Inquiry, forthcoming.
“Survive Then Thrive: Determining Success in the
Economics Ph.D. Program,” Economic Inquiry, 2007, with
Donald H. Dutkowsky and Andrew Grodner.
“The Search for Ph.D. Talent: Doctoral Completion and
Research Productivity of Economists,” American
Economic Review, 2007, with Stephen
“Using Admission Outcomes to Control for Selection Bias in Returns to Higher Education Quality,” with Weiwei Chen and Andrew Hussey, submitted for publication.
“Returns to MBA Quality: Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Returns to Peers, Faculty, and Institution Quality,” with Andrew Hussey, submitted for publication.
II. Student Learning:
Incentive and Student Learning, in Encyclopedia of the
Sciences of Learning, Springer Publications, forthcoming, with Lester
Factors Influencing Student Performance in Economics: Class and Instructor Characteristics, in Handbook
on Teaching and Learning Economics, with Steve Wu, Elgar Press, forthcoming.
Incentives and Learning? A Natural Experiment with
Economics Problem Sets, American Economic Review, 2006,
with Tim Wasserman.
Choosing a Proxy for Academic Aptitude, Journal
of Economic Education, 2006, with Tim Wasserman and Andrew Grodner.
The Life-Cycle Pattern of Collegiate GPA: Longitudinal
Cohort Analysis and Grade Inflation, Journal of Economic
Education, 2004, with Tim Wasserman.
III. Economic History:
Machinery Has Completely Taken Over, the Diffusion of
the Mechanical Cotton Picker, 1949-1964, Journal
of Interdisciplinary History, 2008, with Craig Heinicke.
Labor Markets, Regional Diversity, and Cotton Harvest
Mechanization in the Post-WWII U.S., Social Science History,
2005, with Craig Heinicke.
Worse Opportunities?: The Demise of Cotton Harvest Labor, 1949-64, Journal of Economic History, 2003, with Craig Heinicke.
The Economics of
Cotton Harvest Mechanization in the United States, 1920-1970, Journal
of Economic History, 2002, 62:2 (June), 545-549.
Banks Fail? Evidence from the 1920s," Explorations
in Economic History, 1994, with Lee Alston and David Wheelock.
IV. Responsibility Attribution and Voting:
“Systematically Biased Beliefs About Political Influence: Evidence from the Perceptions of Political Influence on Policy Outcomes Survey,” with Bryan Caplan, Eric Crampton and Ilya Somin, submitted for publication.