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Working Papers

2016

  1. A Suicidal Kuznets Curve?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2018)

2014

  1. Does Fiscal Consolidation Really Get You Down? Evidence from Suicide Mortality
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    Also in Department of Economics Working Papers, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads
    Department of Economics Working Paper Series, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business (2014) Downloads
  2. Voluntary Disclosure, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Business Performance: Assessing the First Decade of Reporting
    Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics Discussion Papers (SEEDS), Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics, University of Surrey Downloads View citations (2)

2013

  1. Transformation, Job Creation and Subsidies to Creative Industries: The Case of South Africa’s Film and Television Sector
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads

2010

  1. Transportation Oil Demand Consumer Preferences and Asymmetric Price Responses: Some UK Evidence
    Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics Discussion Papers (SEEDS), Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics, University of Surrey Downloads

2008

  1. Distribution Conventionality in the Movie Sector: An Econometric Analysis of Cinema Supply
    Working Papers, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Managerial and Decision Economics (2009)

2007

  1. Sample Selection Bias and Time Instability of Hedonic Art Price Indexes
    Working Papers, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Food Superstores, Food Deserts and Traffic Generation in the UK: A Semi-Parametric Regression Approach
    Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics Discussion Papers (SEEDS), Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics, University of Surrey Downloads
  2. Rising Stars, Superstars and Dying Stars: Hedonic Explorations of Autograph Prices
    Working Papers, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol Downloads View citations (3)

2001

  1. Does Plant Ownership Affect the level of Pollution Abatement Expenditure?
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Land Economics (2002)
  2. Estimates of a Model of Male Participation in the Market for Female Heterosexual Prostitution Services
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Law and Economics (2003)
  3. What Makes a Blockbuster? Economic Analysis of Film Success in the United Kingdom
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Managerial and Decision Economics (2002)

1998

  1. Management of Musicians: An Exploratory Economic Analysis
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  2. Parental Preferences and Choice of Secondary School. An Exploratory Microeconomic Case Study in Southern England
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  3. Prostitution Services: An Exploratory Empirical Analysis
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (1999)

1997

  1. Gender Differences in Mate Search Effort.: an Exploratory Economic Analysis of Personal Advertisements
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (1998)
  2. The Property Rights Approach: An Uprising in the Economics of Urban Public Transport
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  3. Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?: An Economic Analysis of Relationship Preferences in Personal Advertisements
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics

1996

  1. A Club Good Perspective on Gangsters and Revolutionaries
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  2. A bioeconomic model of fishery-pollution interation
    Discussion Papers, Centre for the Economics and Management of Aquatic Resources
  3. Gender Differences in Mate Search Effort
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  4. Innovative Activity Over the Buisness Cycle:an Alternative Interpretation
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  5. Making a Crisis out of a Drama: Should we Continue Public Financial Support for the British Theatre?
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  6. Personal Introduction Agencies in the United Kingdom: Estimates of an Average Cost Function
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Letters (1998)
  7. SMEs and Non-Conforming Land Uses: From Zoning to Corporate Environmental Management
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics
  8. The Limits of Tourism as an Engine of Sustainable Development
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics

1995

  1. Trunk Road Investment, Environmental Costs and Bureaucracy
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics View citations (1)

1994

  1. Economics of Dangerous Liaisons: Deliberate Misrepresentation of Preferences for Entertainment
    Working Papers, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Experimental evidence on demand for “on-demand” entertainment
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, 161, (C), 98-113 Downloads
  2. When is a talent contest not a talent contest? Sequential performance bias in expert evaluation
    Economics Letters, 2019, 177, (C), 94-98 Downloads

2018

  1. A suicidal Kuznets curve?
    Economics Letters, 2018, 166, (C), 90-93 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. Culture, Conservation and Crime: Regulating Ivory Markets for Antiques and Crafts
    Ecological Economics, 2017, 135, (C), 186-194 Downloads
  2. Fifty shades of gay: Social and technological change, urban deconcentration and niche enterprise
    Urban Studies, 2017, 54, (3), 765-785 Downloads
  3. Introduction: Sex, consumption and commerce in the contemporary city
    Urban Studies, 2017, 54, (3), 567-581 Downloads
  4. Satisfaction with the Political Domain of Local Government in a Contemporary British City
    Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 2017, 108, (5), 524-539 Downloads

2016

  1. Analysing Household and Intra-urban Variants in the Consumption of Financial Services: Uncovering “Exclusion” in an English City
    Journal of Consumer Policy, 2016, 39, (2), 199-221 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Issues and concerns in developing regulated markets for endangered species products: the case of rhinoceros horns
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2016, 40, (6), 1669-1686 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. A Simple Location Index Plus Some Maps and no Apologies: Back to Basics on the Development of Links Between Economic Integration and Spatial Concentration of Industries
    Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 2015, 106, (1), 17-35 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The impact of fiscal austerity on suicide mortality: Evidence across the ‘Eurozone periphery’
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 145, (C), 63-78 Downloads View citations (11)

2014

  1. An offer they couldn't refuse (but probably should have): the ineffectiveness of Italian state subsidies to movie-making
    Public Money & Management, 2014, 34, (3), 181-188 Downloads
  2. Determining trip attraction rates for the UK office developments with limited observations and missing data
    Transportation Planning and Technology, 2014, 37, (3), 247-263 Downloads
  3. Sailing in the same ship? Differences in factors motivating piracy of music and movie content
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2014, 50, (C), 70-76 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Taking the Thai trail: Attracting FDI via macro-level policy
    Journal of Policy Modeling, 2014, 36, (6), 1135-1151 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The impact of fiscal austerity on suicide: On the empirics of a modern Greek tragedy
    Social Science & Medicine, 2014, 112, (C), 39-50 Downloads View citations (21)

2013

  1. Digital Exclusion Despite Digital Accessibility: Empirical Evidence from an English City
    Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 2013, 104, (5), 588-603 Downloads
  2. Read the book and see the film? The consumption of different versions of cultural goods
    Applied Economics Letters, 2013, 20, (16), 1516-1520 Downloads

2012

  1. A household level environmental Kuznets curve? Some recent evidence on transport emissions and income
    Economics Letters, 2012, 115, (2), 187-189 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Container port infrastructure in north-west Europe: Policy-level modeling
    Journal of Policy Modeling, 2012, 34, (2), 312-324 Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Transportation oil demand, consumer preferences and asymmetric prices
    Journal of Economic Studies, 2011, 38, (5), 528-536 Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Differential enforcement across police jurisdictions and client demand in paid sex markets
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2010, 29, (1), 43-55 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Measuring unobserved prices using the structural time-series model: The case of cycling
    Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 2010, 44, (4), 195-200 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Modelling car trip generations for UK residential developments using data from TRICS
    Transportation Planning and Technology, 2010, 33, (8), 671-678 Downloads
  4. Seeders, leechers and social norms: Evidence from the market for illicit digital downloading
    Information Economics and Policy, 2010, 22, (4), 299-305 Downloads View citations (4)
  5. Still Big in Bangkok? An Empirical Analysis of the Regional Distribution of Foreign Direct Investment in Thailand
    International Journal of the Economics of Business, 2010, 17, (3), 329-348 Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. Characteristics of buyers and renters of cultural goods: the case of movies
    Applied Economics, 2009, 41, (2), 195-210 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Distribution conventionality in the movie sector: an econometric analysis of cinema supply
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2009, 30, (8), 517-527 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  3. Reconsidering hedonic art price indexes
    Economics Letters, 2009, 104, (2), 57-60 Downloads View citations (20)
  4. UK Container Port Investment and Competition: Impediments to the Market
    Transport Reviews, 2009, 30, (2), 163-178 Downloads View citations (3)

2008

  1. Analyzing repeat consumption of identical cultural goods: some exploratory evidence from moviegoing
    Journal of Cultural Economics, 2008, 32, (3), 187-199 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Client participation in paid sex markets under alternative regulatory regimes
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2008, 28, (4), 294-301 Downloads View citations (5)

2007

  1. A classification model based on goal programming with non-standard preference functions with application to the prediction of cinema-going behaviour
    European Journal of Operational Research, 2007, 177, (1), 515-524 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Developing Britain's Port Infrastructure: Markets, Policy, and Location
    Environment and Planning A, 2007, 39, (9), 2271-2286 Downloads
    Also in Environment and Planning A, 2007, 39, (9), 2271-2286 (2007) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. MAKING TRULY COMPETITIVE CITIES - ON THE APPROPRIATE ROLE FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT
    Economic Affairs, 2007, 27, (3), 75-80 Downloads
  4. On the economics of plagiarism
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2007, 24, (2), 93-107 Downloads View citations (6)

2006

  1. Addict Death and Welfare Economics
    American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 2006, 65, (4), 963-969 Downloads
  2. Household participation in waste recycling: Some national survey evidence from Scotland
    Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 2006, 49, (1), 121-140 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. The UK Project Appraisal Framework for Ports: A Critique
    Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2006, 40, (1), 161-171 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Analyzing moviegoing demand: an individual-level cross-sectional approach
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2005, 26, (5), 319-330 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. THE IMPACT OF FOREIGN OWNERSHIP AND EFFICIENCY ON POLLUTION ABATEMENT EXPENDITURE BY CHEMICAL PLANTS: SOME UK EVIDENCE
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 52, (5), 747-768 Downloads View citations (22)
  3. The Lure of the Multiplex? The Interplay of Time, Distance, and Cinema Attendance
    Environment and Planning A, 2005, 37, (3), 483-501 Downloads
    Also in Environment and Planning A, 2005, 37, (3), 483-501 (2005) Downloads View citations (7)

2004

  1. Sexual Dissidence, Enterprise and Assimilation: Bedfellows in Urban Regeneration
    Urban Studies, 2004, 41, (9), 1789-1806 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Sexuality and Sexual Services in the Urban Economy and Socialscape: An Overview
    Urban Studies, 2004, 41, (9), 1631-1641 Downloads View citations (4)

2003

  1. Estimates of a Model of Male Participation in the Market for Female Heterosexual Prostitution Services
    European Journal of Law and Economics, 2003, 16, (3), 271-288 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  2. Regulatory Failure via Market Evolution: The Case of UK Packaging Recycling
    Environment and Planning C, 2003, 21, (4), 579-595 Downloads
    Also in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 2003, 21, (4), 579-595 (2003) Downloads View citations (3)

2002

  1. Does Plant Ownership Affect the Level of Pollution Abatement Expenditure?
    Land Economics, 2002, 78, (2), 171-189 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  2. What makes a blockbuster? Economic analysis of film success in the United Kingdom
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 2002, 23, (6), 343-354 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2001

  1. Encouraging Walking: The Case of Journey-to-school Trips in Compact Urban Areas
    Urban Studies, 2001, 38, (7), 1121-1141 Downloads View citations (19)

2000

  1. Natural capitalism: the next industrial revolution by Paul Hawken, Amory B Lovins and L Hunter Lovins, 1999. Earthscan, xix + 396 pp, £18.99 (hbk). ISBN 1 85383 461 0
    Sustainable Development, 2000, 8, (3), 165-166
  2. Parental preferences and choice of school
    Applied Economics, 2000, 32, (7), 803-813 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Random utility maximiser seeks similar: An economic analysis of commitment level in personal relationships
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2000, 21, (1), 73-90 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Surrender Value of Capital Assets: The Economics of Strategic Virginity Loss
    Journal of Bioeconomics, 2000, 2, (3), 193-201 Downloads

1999

  1. Downsizing and productivity: The case of UK motor vehicle manufacturing 1974-1994
    Managerial and Decision Economics, 1999, 20, (5), 281-290 View citations (2)
  2. Looks unimportant? A demand function for male attractiveness by female personal advertisers
    Applied Economics Letters, 1999, 6, (6), 381-384 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Prostitution services: an exploratory empirical analysis
    Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (12), 1523-1529 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1998

  1. A Multi-Objective and Multi-Design Evaluation Procedure for Environmental Protection Forestry
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 1998, 12, (2), 225-240 Downloads
  2. Cigarette consumption in Turkey: Tansel's spurious regression
    Applied Economics Letters, 1998, 5, (6), 351-353 Downloads
  3. Gender differences in mate search effort: an exploratory economic analysis of personal advertisements
    Applied Economics, 1998, 30, (10), 1277-1285 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  4. On innovative activity over the business cycle: a note
    Applied Economics Letters, 1998, 5, (12), 785-788 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Personal introduction agencies in the United Kingdom: estimates of an average cost function
    Applied Economics Letters, 1998, 5, (2), 81-83 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  6. Small, Attractive, Firm Needs Benign Regulator: The Case of the Personal Introduction Sector
    Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 1998, 9, (4), 273-291 Downloads

1997

  1. Transaction costs and partnerships: The case of rock bands
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1997, 32, (2), 171-183 Downloads View citations (6)

Chapters

2011

  1. Sexual Leisure Markets
    Chapter 24 in Handbook on the Economics of Leisure, 2011 Downloads
 
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