Biographic Information

Dr. Kevin Grier earned his Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis in 1984.  He was an assistant, then associate professor of economics at George Mason University from 1985 - 1993,  visiting assistant professor at CALTECH in 1987-88, professor of economics and political economy at Tulane University 1994-1997, and professor of economics at CIDE in Mexico City from 1997 - 1999. He is currently professor of Economics and International Academic Programs at the University of Oklahoma.
Professor Grier's research has appeared in such journals as the Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of Finance, Journal of International Money & Finance, Journal of Law & Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Economic Inquiry, American Political Science Review and the American Journal of Political Science.

Kevin Grier is listed in the top 1000 economists (#593) by publications from 1990 - 2000. Professor Grier is also included in Who's Who in Economics , (4th Edition, 2003) edited by Mark Blaug and published by Edward Elgar Press, which compiles information on "the 1,200 most frequently cited economists, in the years 1990-2000 using the Social Science Citation Index."

Professor Grier was Co-Editor of the Southern Economic Journal  from 1997 - 2002. His fields of specialization and teaching are economic growth and development, monetary economics, econometrics and political economy. 
Professor Grier is fluent in Spanish and enjoys reading, alternative music (played on a tube hi fi system), golf, tennis, and traveling.  He lives in Norman with his wife, Professor Robin Grier and their dog Pluto

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