Laura E. Grant

Assistant Professor
 (414) 229-4449
 Bolton Hall 872


PhD, Economics & Environmental Science, University of California, Santa Barbara
MS, Geophysics, Boise State University
BS, Mathematics, Boise State University

Research Interests

Environmental and Public Economics

Current Projects

“The Response to Third-Party Ratings: Evidence of Effects on Charitable Contributions”
“Competition for Donations Between Nonprofit Organizations”
“Are Third-Party Ratings Incentive Compatible? Charitable Organizations Response”
“Environmental Quality Improvements through Voluntary Watershed Advocacy Groups”

Selected Publications

“Collective Reputations Affect Donations to Nonprofits,” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Forthcoming, (with M. Potoski).

Delmas, M. A., & Grant, L. E. (2014, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Eco-Labeling Strategies: The Eco-Premium Puzzle in the Wine Industry. Business & Society, 53, 6-44.
Kotchen, M. J., & Grant, L. E. (2011). Does Daylight Saving Time Save Energy? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Indiana. The Review of Economics and Statistics, 93(4), 1172-1185.