Earl Grinols

Contact Information

Campus Phone:  (254) 710-1903
Fax:  (254) 710-6142
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98003
Waco, TX  76798-8003
Office Location:  Hankamer #357

Office Hours

Fall 2014
by appointment

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • American Economic Association
  • American Society of Health Economists
  • Association of Christian Economists
  • Association of Private Enterprise Education
  • Econometric Society
  • IMS Health, IMS Health Services Research Network
  • Internatinional Health Economics Association
  • Review Board, GlobalJournal of Economics
  • Southern Ecnomic Association


Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"How do Visitors Affect Crime?," Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Vol. 27, (2011), pp. 363-378 (coauthors: David B. Mustard, Melissa B. Staha).

"Patent Replacement and Welfare Gains," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 35, No. 9, (2011), pp. 1586-1604 (coauthors: Hwan C. Lin).

"Rules of Origin and Gains from Trade," Economic Theory, Vol. 47, No. 1, (2011), pp. 159-173 (coauthors: Peri A. da Silva).

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"A Lesson on How Health Insurance Really Works," (September 2009) (coauthors: Jim Henderson).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

Health Care for Us All: Getting More for Our Investment, New York: Cambridge University Press, August 2009 (coauthors: James Henderson).

Gambling In America, New York, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

"Industrial Targeting in Free Trade Areas with Policy Independence," Canadian Journal of Economics / Revue Canadienne D'Economique, Vol. 41, No. 3, (August 2008), pp. 795-816 (coauthors: Peri A. da Silva).

"Connecting Casinos and Crime," Econ Journal Watch, Vol. 5, No. 2, (May 2008), pp. 156 - 62 (coauthors: David B. Mustard).

"An Enhancement of Modern Free Trade Area Theory," Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 59, No. 2, (April 2007), pp. 219-225 (coauthors: Peri Silva).

"Replace Pharmaceutical Patents Now," PharmacoEconomics, Vol. 25, No. 5, (2007), pp. 355-363 (coauthors: James Henderson).

"Global Patent Protection: channels of North & South Welfare Gain," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 3, No. 2, (2006), pp. 205-227.

"The WTO Impact on International Trade Disputes: An Event History Analysis," The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 88, No. 4, (2006), pp. 613-624 (coauthors: Roberto Perrelli).

"Politics, the WTO, and Trade Disputes," Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, (2002), pp. 335-357 (coauthors: Roberto Perrelli).

Microeconomics, Boston, 1994.

Uncertainty and the Theory of International Trade, London, 1987.

Presentations and Proceedings

"Collaboration in Cross-cultural Environments," presented at the 10th ABC Europe Convention: Researching Business Communication, Antwerp, Belguim, May 2010 (coauthors: Anne Grinols).
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