Andrew Morriss

Professor; Dean, School of Innovation, & Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

Professor Morriss received his AB from Princeton University, his JD and MPA from the University of Texas at Austin, and his PhD (Economics) from M.I.T. His primary areas of research are international financial centers, regulation of business and the environment, and empirical legal studies. Professor Morriss has taught in the Cayman Islands, the Channel Islands, China, Guatemala, Greece, Hong Kong, and Venezuela and lectured in Cambodia and Nepal. He is affiliated with the Regulatory Studies Center at George Washington University; the Property and Environment Research Center, Bozeman, Montana; and the Institute for Energy Research. He previously served as dean of the Texas A&M School of Law and held the D. Paul & Charlene A. Jones Chair in Law at the University of Alabama, the H. Ross & Helen Workman Professor of Law at the University of Illinois, and the Galen J. Roush Professor of Business Law and Regulation at Case Western Reserve University. He is the author or coauthor of more than sixty book chapters and scholarly articles as well as the coauthor of Regulation by Litigation (Yale University Press) and The False Promise of Green Energy (Cato Institute).