Eric Helland

Eric Helland, Ph.D.

William F. Podlich Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow

B.A., University of Missouri; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University
Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Office Hours
Thursday, 3-5 p.m.

(909) 607-7275

Bauer Center 305

Curriculum Vitae

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Areas of Expertise


Selected Research and Publications

  • “The Impact of Fetal Alcohol Exposure: Evidence from the End of Prohibition,” with Mary Evans and Jon Klick, Economic Inquiry 54(2): 762-777.

  • “Of IV and Institutions,” Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, (March), 2016.

  • “Stock Ownership and Patterns of Recusal in Federal Courts,” with James Anderson and Merritt McAlister, Georgetown University Law Review 103(5): 1165-1210, 2015.

  • “Tort Reform and Physician Labor Supply: A Review of the Evidence,” with Seth Seabury, International Review of Law and Economics, 42(June):192-202, 2015.

  •  “Medical Malpractice Reform: Noneconomic Damages Caps Reduced Payments Fifteen Percent, With Varied Effects By Specialty,” with Anupam B. Jena and Seth Seabury, Health Affairs, 33(11):2048-56, 2014.

  • “Bias in the Legal Profession: Self-Assessed versus Statistical Measures of Discrimination,” with Heather Antecol and Deborah Cobb-Clark, Journal of Legal Studies 43(2):323-357, 2014.