Robert Mohr

Phone: (603) 862-3302
Office: Economics, Paul College Rm 370J, Durham, NH 03824
Robert mohr

Robert D. Mohr is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of New Hampshire. His research focuses on environmental policy, public policy and labor markets. He teaches a graduate course in Environmental Economics and has developed an undergraduate course on the Economics of Climate Change that he teaches regularly. His scholarly publications include contributions to the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Ecological Economics, Land Economics, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, and the Public Administration Review.


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Texas at Austin
  • M.S., Economics, University of Texas at Austin
  • B.A., Economics, University of Virginia

Courses Taught

  • ECON 402: Principles of Economics Micro
  • ECON 706: Economics of Climate Change
  • ECON 774: Senior Economics Seminar
  • ECON 908: Environ Econ: Theory & Policy
  • ECON 976: Microeconomics I

Selected Publications

Saha, S., & Mohr, R. D. (2013). Media attention and the Toxics Release Inventory. Ecological Economics, 93, 284-291. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2013.05.008

Zoghi, C., & Mohr, R. D. (2011). The Decentralization of Decision Making and Employee Involvement within the Workplace: Evidence from Four Establishment Datasets. British Journal of Industrial Relations, 49(4), 688-716. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8543.2010.00838.x

Zoghi, C., Mohr, R. D., & Meyer, P. B. (2010). Workplace organization and innovation. Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 43(2), 622-639. doi:10.1111/j.1540-5982.2010.01586.x

Mohr, R. D., halstead, J., & Deller, S. (2010). Public-Private Partnerships, Cooperative Agreements and the Production of Public Services in Small and Rural Municipalities. Public Administration Review, Public Administration Review(Nov/Dec), 895-906.

Mohr, R. D., Halstead, J., Deller, S., & Girard, P. (2009). Public-Private Partnerships and Cooperative Agreements in Municipal Service Delivery.. International Journal of Public Administration, 32, 370-392.

Mohr, R. D., & Saha, S. (2008). Distribution of Environmental Costs and Benefits, Additional Distortions, and the Porter Hypothesis. Land Economics, 84(4), 689-700. doi:10.3368/le.84.4.689

Mohr, R. D., & Zoghi, C. (2008). High-Involvement Work Design and Job Satisfaction. ILR Review, 61(3), 275-296. doi:10.1177/001979390806100301

Mohr, R. D. (2006). Environmental performance standards and the adoption of technology. Ecological Economics, 58(2), 238-248. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2005.07.008

England, R. W., & Mohr, R. D. (2003). Land Development and Current Use Assessment: A Theoretical Note. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 32(01), 46-52. doi:10.1017/s1068280500002495

Mohr, R. D. (2002). Technical Change, External Economies, and the Porter Hypothesis. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 43(1), 158-168. doi:10.1006/jeem.2000.1166

Most Cited Publications