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Workplace:Centre for Health Economics, Monash Business School, Monash University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. The Causal Effect of Education on Chronic Health Conditions
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. World Commodity Prices, Job Security and Health: Evidence from the Mining Industry
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2016

  1. Racial prejudice and labour market penalties during economic downturns
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2016)

2015

  1. Long-Term Health Effects of Vietnam-Era Military Service: A Quasi-Experiment Using Australian Conscription Lotteries
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2016)
  2. Victimisation, Wellbeing and Compensation: Using Panel Data to Estimate the Costs of Violent Crime
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Education and Health Knowledge: Evidence from UK Compulsory Schooling Reforms
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2014) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Social Science & Medicine (2015)
  2. When Work Disappears: Racial Prejudice and Recession Labour Market Penalties
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2014) Downloads

2013

  1. An econometric analysis of self-assessed health: what does it mean and what is it hiding?
    Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Exploring the relationship between macroeconomic conditions and problem drinking as captured by Google searches in the US
    Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Social Science & Medicine (2013)

2012

  1. Citation Success Over Time: Theory or Empirics?
    Economy and Society, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) Downloads
    Also in CREMA Working Paper Series, Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts (CREMA) (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (2012) Downloads View citations (19)

    See also Journal Article in Scientometrics (2013)
  2. Evidence on the long shadow of poor mental health across three generations
    Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Extra Status and Extra Stress: Are Promotions Good for Us?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2013)
  4. Maternal Gender Role Attitudes, Human Capital Investment, and Labour Supply of Sons and Daughters
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2014)
  5. The Good, the Bad and the Naive: Do Fair Prices Signal Good Types or Do They Induce Good Behaviour?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NCER Working Paper Series, National Centre for Econometric Research (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Innsbruck (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
  6. The Optimality of Tax Transfers: What does Life Satisfaction Data Tell Us?
    Discussion Papers Series, University of Queensland, School of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Happiness Studies (2012)
  7. The triumph of hope over regret: A note on the utility value of good health expectations
    Discussion Papers Series, University of Queensland, School of Economics Downloads View citations (3)

2011

  1. Child Mental Health and Educational Attainment: Multiple Observers and the Measurement Error Problem
    The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CeMMAP working papers, Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2011) Downloads View citations (3)
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research (2011) Downloads View citations (3)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Applied Econometrics (2014)
  2. Climbing the Job Ladder: New Evidence of Gender Inequity
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society (2012)
  3. Destined for (Un)Happiness: Does Childhood Predict Adult Life Satisfaction?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
  4. Discrimination makes me Sick! Establishing a relationship between discrimination and health
    Discussion Papers Series, University of Queensland, School of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  5. Explaining the Female Black-White Obesity Gap: A Decomposition Analysis of Proximal Causes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Demography (2011)

2010

  1. Handedness, Health and Cognitive Development: Evidence from Children in the NLSY
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. How Does a Worker's Labour Market History Affect Job Duration?
    Melbourne Institute Working Paper Series, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, The University of Melbourne Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Intra-household Resource Allocation: Do Parents Reduce or Reinforce Child Cognitive Ability Gaps?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Is There an Income Gradient in Child Health? It Depends Whom You Ask
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research (2010) Downloads View citations (4)
    The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK (2010) Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Mental Health and Labour Market Participation: Evidence from IV Panel Data Models
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (13)

2008

  1. Early Child Development and Maternal Labor Force Participation: Using Handedness as an Instrument
    NCER Working Paper Series, National Centre for Econometric Research Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Happiness Dynamics with Quarterly Life Event Data
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (25)

2007

  1. Comparing Subjective and Objective Measures of Health: Evidence from Hypertension for the Income/Health Gradient
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK (2007) Downloads View citations (7)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2007) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2009)
  2. Handedness, Time Use and Early Childhood Development
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. The effect of school sports facilities on physical activity, health and socioeconomic status in adulthood
    Social Science & Medicine, 2019, 220, (C), 120-128 Downloads

2018

  1. Mental health and the response to financial incentives: Evidence from a survey incentives experiment
    Journal of Health Economics, 2018, 62, (C), 84-94 Downloads
  2. Victimisation, Well†being and Compensation: Using Panel Data to Estimate the Costs of Violent Crime
    Economic Journal, 2018, 128, (611), 1545-1569 Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. Justification bias in self-reported disability: New evidence from panel data
    Journal of Health Economics, 2017, 54, (C), 124-134 Downloads
  2. Who provides inconsistent reports of their health status? The importance of age, cognitive ability and socioeconomic status
    Social Science & Medicine, 2017, 191, (C), 9-18 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Financial decision-making in the household: Exploring the importance of survey respondent, health, cognitive ability and personality
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2016, 132, (PA), 42-61 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Long-term health effects of Vietnam-era military service: A quasi-experiment using Australian conscription lotteries
    Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 45, (C), 12-26 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. Racial prejudice and labour market penalties during economic downturns
    European Economic Review, 2016, 84, (C), 57-75 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. A lifecycle perspective of stock market performance and wellbeing
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 112, (C), 237-250 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Childhood Obesity and Cognitive Achievement
    Health Economics, 2015, 24, (9), 1082-1100 Downloads
  3. Education and health knowledge: Evidence from UK compulsory schooling reform
    Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 127, (C), 92-100 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  4. Too Much of a Good Thing? Exploring the Impact of Wealth on Weight
    Health Economics, 2015, 24, (11), 1403-1421 Downloads View citations (8)

2014

  1. CHILD MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT: MULTIPLE OBSERVERS AND THE MEASUREMENT ERROR PROBLEM
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2014, 29, (6), 880-900 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Do Sector Wide Approaches for health aid delivery lead to ‘donor-flight’? A comparison of 46 low-income countries
    Social Science & Medicine, 2014, 105, (C), 38-46 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Does Childhood Predict Adult Life Satisfaction? Evidence from British Cohort Surveys
    Economic Journal, 2014, 124, (580), F688-F719 Downloads View citations (27)
  4. Maternal gender role attitudes, human capital investment, and labour supply of sons and daughters
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2014, 66, (3), 631-659 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  5. Self-assessed health: What does it mean and what does it hide?
    Social Science & Medicine, 2014, 121, (C), 21-28 Downloads View citations (15)
  6. THE EFFECT OF MENTAL HEALTH ON EMPLOYMENT: EVIDENCE FROM AUSTRALIAN PANEL DATA
    Health Economics, 2014, 23, (9), 1058-1071 Downloads View citations (24)
  7. The income gradient in childhood mental health: all in the eye of the beholder?
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, 2014, 177, (4), 807-827 Downloads
  8. Weight perceptions, weight control and income: An analysis using British data
    Economics & Human Biology, 2014, 12, (C), 132-139 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Citation success over time: theory or empirics?
    Scientometrics, 2013, 95, (3), 1023-1029 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Exploring the intergenerational persistence of mental health: Evidence from three generations
    Journal of Health Economics, 2013, 32, (6), 1077-1089 Downloads View citations (27)
  3. Exploring the relationship between macroeconomic conditions and problem drinking as captured by Google searches in the US
    Social Science & Medicine, 2013, 84, (C), 61-68 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  4. Extra Status and Extra Stress: Are Promotions Good for Us?
    ILR Review, 2013, 66, (1), 32-54 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  5. Handedness, health and cognitive development: evidence from children in the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, 2013, 176, (4), 841-860 Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Intergenerational earnings mobility: A new decomposition of investment and endowment effects
    Labour Economics, 2013, 24, (C), 39-47 Downloads View citations (6)
  7. Intrahousehold Resource Allocation: Do Parents Reduce or Reinforce Child Ability Gaps?
    Demography, 2013, 50, (6), 2187-2208 Downloads View citations (11)

2012

  1. Climbing the Job Ladder: New Evidence of Gender Inequity
    Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, 2012, 51, (1), 129-151 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Discrimination makes me sick! An examination of the discrimination–health relationship
    Journal of Health Economics, 2012, 31, (1), 99-111 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. The Optimality of Tax Transfers: What does Life Satisfaction Data Tell Us?
    Journal of Happiness Studies, 2012, 13, (5), 821-832 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. The triumph of hope over disappointment: A note on the utility value of good health expectations
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2012, 33, (1), 206-214 Downloads View citations (7)

2011

  1. Explaining the Female Black-White Obesity Gap: A Decomposition Analysis of Proximal Causes
    Demography, 2011, 48, (4), 1429-1450 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Life Satisfaction Dynamics with Quarterly Life Event Data
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2011, 113, (1), 190-211 Downloads View citations (88)

2010

  1. Physical appearance and wages: Do blondes have more fun?
    Economics Letters, 2010, 108, (1), 10-12 Downloads View citations (17)

2009

  1. Comparing subjective and objective measures of health: Evidence from hypertension for the income/health gradient
    Journal of Health Economics, 2009, 28, (3), 540-552 Downloads View citations (80)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Nature’s experiment? Handedness and early childhood development
    Demography, 2009, 46, (2), 281-301 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Retiring to the good life? The short-term effects of retirement on health
    Economics Letters, 2009, 103, (1), 8-11 Downloads View citations (57)
  4. To Work or Not to Work? Child Development and Maternal Labor Supply
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2009, 1, (3), 97-110 Downloads View citations (13)
 
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