Laura E. Grant

Assistant Professor
 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

Grant, L.E. & Potoski, M. (2015). Collective Reputations Affect Donations to Nonprofits, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 34(4), 835 – 52.

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.