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Postal address:Lancaster University Division of Health Research Sir John Fisher Drive Lancaster LA1 4AT
Workplace:Health Economics at Lancaster, Faculty of Health and Medecine, Lancaster University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers


  1. Longer Working Hours and Maternal Mental Health: A Comparison of Single vs. Partnered Mothers
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads


  1. Does Using Planning Policy to Restrict Fast Food Outlets Reduce Inequalities in Childhood Overweight and Obesity?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Evaluation of the mental health impacts of Universal Credit: protocol for a mixed methods study
    Centre for Microsimulation and Policy Analysis Working Paper Series, Centre for Microsimulation and Policy Analysis at the Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads


  1. Do Changes in Employment and Hours Worked Contribute to a Decreasing in the Mental Health of Single Mothers during a Period of Welfare Reform in the UK? A Longitudinal Analysis (2009-2019)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads


  1. A cost effectiveness analysis of maintenance cognitive stimulation therapy (MCST) for people with dementia: examining the influence of cognitive ability and living arrangements
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)


  1. Gender Role Identity, Breadwinner Status and Psychological Well-being in the Household
    Working Papers, The University of Sheffield, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)


  1. Not always for richer or poorer: The effects of income shocks and house price changes on marital dissolution
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (2)


  1. Born to Be Wide? Exploring Correlations in Mother and Adolescent Body Mass Index Using Data from the British Household Panel Survey
    Working Papers, The University of Sheffield, Department of Economics Downloads


  1. Going the same 'weigh': spousal correlations in obesity in the UK
    Working Papers, The University of Sheffield, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles


  1. Out-of-home food environment and the COVID-19 pandemic: an interrupted time-series analysis in England 2019–2021
    SN Business & Economics, 2023, 3, (9), 1-16 Downloads


  1. Empirical Evidence on the Incidence and Persistence of Energy Poverty in Australia
    Australian Economic Review, 2022, 55, (4), 515-529 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Explaining the deprivation gap in COVID-19 mortality rates: A decomposition analysis of geographical inequalities in England
    Social Science & Medicine, 2022, 311, (C) Downloads
  3. Investigating the impact on mental wellbeing of an increase in pensions: A longitudinal analysis by area-level deprivation in England, 1998–2002
    Social Science & Medicine, 2022, 311, (C) Downloads
  4. No new fast-food outlets allowed! Evaluating the effect of planning policy on the local food environment in the North East of England
    Social Science & Medicine, 2022, 306, (C) Downloads View citations (4)


  1. Effects of social security policy reforms on mental health and inequalities: A systematic review of observational studies in high-income countries
    Social Science & Medicine, 2021, 272, (C) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Energy poverty and its relationship with health: empirical evidence on the dynamics of energy poverty and poor health in Australia
    SN Business & Economics, 2021, 1, (10), 1-34 Downloads View citations (4)


  1. A pilot feasibility randomised controlled trial of two behaviour change interventions compared to usual care to reduce substance misuse in looked after children and care leavers aged 12-20 years: The SOLID study
    PLOS ONE, 2020, 15, (9), 1-20 Downloads
  2. Understanding the role of policy on inequalities in the intergenerational correlation in health and wages: Evidence from the UK from 1991–2017
    PLOS ONE, 2020, 15, (6), 1-16 Downloads


  1. Behavioural intervention for weight loss maintenance versus standard weight advice in adults with obesity: A randomised controlled trial in the UK (NULevel Trial)
    PLOS Medicine, 2019, 16, (5), 1-18 Downloads


  1. Building an international health economics teaching network
    Health Economics, 2018, 27, (6), 919-922 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Decomposing inequality in financial protection situation in Iran after implementing the health reform plan: What does the evidence show based on national survey of households' budget?
    International Journal of Health Planning and Management, 2018, 33, (3), 652-661 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Work Me Not Into Temptation: Exploring the Relationship between Work and Healthy Eating in Dieters Using Data from the HILDA Survey
    Australian Economic Review, 2018, 51, (3), 368-381 Downloads


  1. Home food preparation practices, experiences and perceptions: A qualitative interview study with photo-elicitation
    PLOS ONE, 2017, 12, (8), 1-18 Downloads


  1. Birds of a Feather Flock Together: Correlation in BMI Categories in Long-Term Relationships
    Australian Economic Review, 2016, 49, (4), 453-470 Downloads
  2. Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment
    Social Science & Medicine, 2016, 158, (C), 75-85 Downloads View citations (6)


  1. Intergenerational transfer of time and risk preferences
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2015, 49, (C), 187-204 Downloads View citations (57)


  1. Going the same 'weigh': spousal correlations in obesity in the United Kingdom
    Applied Economics, 2014, 46, (2), 153-166 Downloads View citations (4)
    Health Economics, 2014, 23, (12), 1493-1501 Downloads View citations (9)


  1. Born to be wide? Exploring correlations in mother and adolescent body mass index
    Economics Letters, 2013, 120, (3), 413-415 Downloads View citations (5)


  1. Exercising choice: The economic determinants of physical activity behaviour of an employed population
    Social Science & Medicine, 2011, 73, (3), 383-390 Downloads View citations (18)
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2011, 58, (3), 347-377 View citations (5)



  1. The Economics of Public Health
    Springer Books, Springer



  1. Engaging distance learners with no economic background in an online health economics course
    Chapter 11 in Handbook on Teaching Health Economics, 2021, pp 146-156 Downloads
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