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
“Returns to MBA Quality: Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Returns to Peers, Faculty, and Institution Quality,” Labour Economics, with Andrew Hussey, forthcoming.
“The Payoff to School Selectivity: An Application of Dale and Krueger's Method to MBA Programs,” with Weiwei Chen and Andrew Hussey, Economic Letters, 2012.
"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, 2011.
“Returns to Field of Study versus School Quality: MBA
Selection on Observed and Unobserved Heterogeneity,” with Andrew
Hussey, Economic Inquiry, 2011.
“Survive Then Thrive: Determining Success in the
Economics Ph.D. Program,” Economic Inquiry, with
Donald H. Dutkowsky and Andrew Grodner, 2007.
“The Search for Ph.D. Talent: Doctoral Completion and
Research Productivity of Economists,” American
Economic Review, with Stephen
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, 2012.
Incentives and Learning? A Natural Experiment with
Economics Problem Sets, American Economic Review, with Tim Wasserman, 2006.
Choosing a Proxy for Academic Aptitude, Journal
of Economic Education, with Tim Wasserman and Andrew Grodner, 2006.
The Life-Cycle Pattern of Collegiate GPA: Longitudinal
Cohort Analysis and Grade Inflation, Journal of Economic
Education, with Tim Wasserman, 2004.
III. Economic History:
Machinery Has Completely Taken Over, the Diffusion of
the Mechanical Cotton Picker, 1949-1964, Journal
of Interdisciplinary History, with Craig Heinicke, 2008.
Labor Markets, Regional Diversity, and Cotton Harvest
Mechanization in the Post-WWII U.S., Social Science History,
with Craig Heinicke, 2005.
Worse Opportunities?: The Demise of Cotton Harvest Labor, 1949-64, Journal of Economic History, with Craig Heinicke, 2003.
The Economics of
Cotton Harvest Mechanization in the United States, 1920-1970, Journal
of Economic History, 2002.
Banks Fail? Evidence from the 1920s," Explorations
in Economic History, with Lee Alston and David Wheelock, 1994.
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, PS: Political Science & Politics, 2013.