Terry College of Business

DAVID B. MUSTARD

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Last updated: 10/2016                                                                                                        

531 Brooks Hall
Terry College of Business                                                                                                        
University of Georgia                                                                                                               
Athens, GA 30602                                                                                                                  
Email: mustard@uga.edu
Phone: (706) 542-3624

Papers Published in Refereed Journals and Law Reviews
    John R. Lott, Jr. and David B. Mustard. 1997. “Crime, Deterrence and the Right-to-Carry Concealed Handguns.” Journal of Legal Studies, vol. 26, no. 1: 1-68.
        Reprinted in The Economics of Crime. 2005. Edited by Isaac Ehrlich and Zhiqiang Liu, The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, Edward Elgar Pub.
        Reprinted in Economics, Law and Individual Rights. 2007. Edited by Hugo M. Mialon and Paul H. Rubin, Routledge.     
    Grinols, Earl L. and David B. Mustard. 2001. “Management and Information Issues for Industries with Externalities: The Case of Gambling.” Managerial and Decision Economics, vol. 22: 1-3.
    Grinols, Earl L. and David B. Mustard. 2001. “Business Profitability and Social Profitability: Evaluating Industries with Externalities, The Case of Casinos.” Managerial and Decision Economics, vol. 22: 143-162.
    Mustard, David B. 2001. “Racial, Ethnic and Gender Disparities in Sentencing: Evidence from the US Federal Courts.” The Journal of Law and Economics, vol. 44, no. 1: 285-314.
    Mustard, David B. 2001.  “The Impact of Gun Laws on Police Deaths.” The Journal of Law and Economics, vol. 44, no. s2: 635-658.
    Gould, Eric D., Bruce A. Weinberg, and David B. Mustard. 2002. “Crime Rates and Local Labor Market Opportunities: 1979-1997.The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 84, no. 1: 45-61. Reprinted in The Economics of Crime. 2005. Edited by Isaac Ehrlich and Zhiqiang Liu, The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, Edward Elgar Pub.
    Barrett, Christopher and David B. Mustard. 2002. “The Ministry of Referees and Discussants.” Faith and Economics, Vol. 40, (Fall): 26-32.
    Mustard, David B. 2003. “Reexamining Criminal Behavior: The Importance of Omitted Variable Bias.” The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 85, no. 1: 205-211.
    Mustard, David B. 2003. “Culture Affects our Beliefs about Firearms, But Data are Also Important.” University of Pennsylvania Law Review, vol. 151: 1387-1394.
    Eaton, Thomas A. and David B. Mustard. 2004. “Report of the Governor’s Wokers’ Compensation Review Commission.” Georgia Law Review, vol. 38, number 4 (Summer): 1241-1322.
    Eaton, Thomas A., David B. Mustard, and Susette Talarico. 2005. “The Effect of Seeking Punitive Damages on Processing Tort Claims.” Journal of Legal Studies. Vol. 34, No. 2 (June) 343-370.
    Cornwell, Christopher M., Kyung Hee Lee, and David B. Mustard. 2005. “Student Responses to Merit Retention Rules.” Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Working Paper No. 820. Journal of Human Resources. Vol. 40, no. 4 (Fall): 895-917.
    Grinols, Earl L. and David B. Mustard. 2006.  “Casinos, Crime and Community Costs.” The Review of Economics and Statistics. Vol. 88, no. 1 (February): 28-45.
    Cornwell, Christopher M., David B. Mustard, and Deepa Sridhar. 2006. “The Enrollment Effects of Merit-based Financial Aid: Evidence from Georgia's HOPE Scholarship.” Journal of Labor Economics. Vol. 24, no. 4 (October): 761-786.
    Hoyt, Robert, David B. Mustard, and Lars Powell. 2006. “The Effectiveness of Insurance Fraud Statutes: Evidence from Automobile Insurance.” Journal of Law and Economics. Vol. 49, no. 2 (October): 427-450.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2007. “Merit-Based College Scholarships and Automobile Sales”. Education, Finance, & Policy. Vol. 2, no. 2.
    Grinols, Earl L. and David B. Mustard. 2008. “Correctly Critiquing Casino-Crime Causality.” Econ Journal Watch. Vol. 5, no. 1 (January): 338-348.
    Grinols, Earl L. and David B. Mustard. 2008. “Connecting Casinos and Crime.” Econ Journal Watch. Vol. 5, no. 2 (May): 148-155.  
    Grinols, Earl L., David B. Mustard, and Melissa Staha. 2011. “How Do Visitors Affect Crime?Journal of Quantitative Criminology. Vol. 27 (January): 363-378.
    Cornwell, Christopher M., David B. Mustard, and Jessica Van Parys. 2013. “Non-cognitive Skills and the Gender Disparities in Test Scores and Teacher Assessments: Evidence from Primary School.” Journal of Human Resources. Vol. 48:1 (Winter): 238-266. 
    Chatterjee, Santanu, Divya Balasubramaniam, and David B. Mustard. “Got Water? Social Divisions and Access to Public Goods in Rural India.” Economica, Forthcoming 2014.

Books, Book Chapters, and Policy Notes
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2001. “HOPE Scholarship Affects Where, Not Whether, Students Attend College.” Public Policy Research Series, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, Vol. 2, No. 10 (December).
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2002. “HOPE, the Brain Drain, and Diversity: The Impact of the Scholarship on High Achievers and African Americans.” Public Policy Research Series, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, Vol. 3, No. 4 (April).
    Moore, Myra, and David B. Mustard. 2002. Test Bank for History of the American Economy. Southwestern, Mason, OH.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2002. “Race and the Effects of Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship.” In Who Should We Help? The Negative Social Consequences of Merit Scholarships. Edited by Donald E. Heller and Patricia Marin, Cambridge, MA: The Civil Rights Project, Harvard University.
    Mustard, David B. 2003. “Reexamining Research on the Impact of Concealed Carry Laws.” In Evaluating Gun Policy: Effects on Crime and Violence. Edited by Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2003. “Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship Program: Enrollment Gains and Lottery Finance.” Insights on Southern Porverty. Fall, Vol. 1, No. 3: 5-8. Reprinted in 2004 by the Business and Economic Research Center at Middle Tennessee State University.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2004. “Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship and Minority and Low-income Students: Program Effects and Proposed Reforms.” In State Merit Programs and Racial Inequality. Edited by Donald E. Heller and Patricia Marin, Cambridge, MA: The Civil Rights Project, Harvard University.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2006. “Assessing Public Higher Education at the Start of the 21st Century: The State of Georgia.” In What's Happening to Public Higher Education? Edited by Ronald G. Ehrenberg. Greenwood Press: American Council for Education.
    Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. 2006. “Evaluating HOPE-Style Merit Scholarships.” In Innovation in Education. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Conference Proceedings.
    Mustard, David B. 2010. “How Do Labor Markets Affect Crime? New Evidence on an Old Puzzle.” Handbook on the Economics of Crime. Edited by Bruce Benson and Paul Zimmerman. Edward Elgar. Chapter 14: pages 342-358.
    Cornwell, Christopher M., David B. Mustard, and Jessica Van Parys. 2012. “The New SAT and Academic Performance at a Flagship University.” In SAT Wars. Edited by Joseph A. Soares. Columbia University Teacher College Press, New York, NY.

Working Papers
     Cornwell, Christopher M. and David B. Mustard. “Merit Aid and Sorting: The Effects of HOPE-Style Scholarships on College Ability Stratification.”
     Dahal, Arati, Angela Fertig, and David B. Mustard. “The Effect of Physical and Mental Health on Charitable Contributions of Time and Money.”