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

Research Interests

  • Economics of the Environment
  • Labor Economics
  • Public Finance

Courses Taught

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

Selected Publications

Cunningham, C. M., & Mohr, R. D. (2019). Using tools to distinguish general and occupation-specific skills. Journal for Labour Market Research, 53(1). doi:10.1186/s12651-019-0256-1

Cunningham, C. M., & Mohr, R. D. (2017). Wage and job-skill distributions in the National Compensation Survey. MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW. doi:10.21916/mlr.2017.3

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