Dr. Cynthia Gramm

Professor Emerita, Management Department

Biography

Dr. Cynthia Gramm’s Curriculum Vitae


Education

  • Ph.D., Labor and Industrial Relations, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October, 1983
  • M.A., Labor and Industrial Relations, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980
  • M.A., Child Development, Michigan State University, 1974
  • B.S., Home Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1972

Classes Taught


Selected Publications

  • Gramm, Cynthia L. and John F. Schnell. 2004. "The Effects of Using Alternative Types of Staffing Arrangements," Advances in Industrial and Labor Relations , Vol 13: 27-68.
  • "The Use of Flexible Staffing Arrangements in Core Production Jobs" (with John F. Schnell). Industrial and Labor Relations Review. (January 2001): 245-258.
  • "Following the Leader: Race and Behavior in the 1987 NFL Strike" (with John F. Schnell). In Wallace E. Hendricks (ed.) Advances in the Economics of Sports, Vol. 2 (Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1997): 115-143.
  • "Collective Bargaining and Strike Activity" (with Daniel G. Gallagher). In David Lewin, Daniel J.B. Mitchell, and Mahmood A. Zaidi (eds.) Handbook of Human Resources Management. (JAI Press, 1996).
  • "Empirical Evidence on the Effects of Using Permanent Striker Replacements" (with John F. Schnell), Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. XII, No 3 (July 1994): 122-33.
  • "The Empirical Relations Between Employers' Striker Replacement Strategies and Strike Duration" (with John F. Schnell), Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 47, No. 2 (January, 1994): 189-206.
  • "Difficult Choices: Crossing the Picket Line during the 1987 National Football League Strike" (with John F. Schnell), Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1 (January 1994): 41-73.
  • "Centralization of Bargaining Decisions in American Unions" (with Wallace E. Hendricks and Jack Fiorito), Industrial Relations, Vol. 32, No. 3 (Fall 1993): 367-390.
  • "Union Structural Choices" (with Jack Fiorito and Wallace E. Hendricks). In George Strauss, Daniel G. Gallagher, and Jack Fiorito (eds.), The State of Unions (Madison, WI: Industrial Relations Research Association, 1991).
  • "Inflation Uncertainty and Strike Activity" (with Wallace E. Hendricks and Lawrence Kahn), Industrial Relations, Vol. 27, No. 1 (Winter 1988): 114-29.
  • "Learning by Striking: Estimates of the Teetotaler Effect" (with John F. Schnell), Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 5, No. 2 (April 1987): 221-41.
  • "New U.S. Estimates of the Propensity to Strike During Contract Negotiations, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 40, No. 3 (April 1987): 406-17.
  • "The Determinants of Strike Incidence and Severity: A Micro-Level Study," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 39, No. 3 (April 1986): 361-76.