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Working Papers

2019

  1. The Long-Term Consequences of the Irish Marriage Bar
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth (2019) Downloads

2018

  1. Is Personality Endogenous? Evidence from Ireland
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2018) Downloads

2017

  1. Cost efficiency analysis of public higher education institutions in Uzbekistan
    Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Financial Literacy and Attitudes to Redistribution
    Working Papers, The University of Sheffield, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, Business School - Economics, University of Glasgow (2017) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Maternal Employment and Child Outcomes: Evidence from the Irish Marriage Bar
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2017) Downloads
  4. Resource dependence analysis of public higher education institutions in Uzbekistan
    Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. Working, Volunteering and Mental Health in the Later Years
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2016

  1. Financial Literacy and Political Orientation in Great Britain
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
    Working Papers, Business School - Economics, University of Glasgow (2016) Downloads
  2. Height and cognition at older age: Irish evidence
    Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2016)
  3. The Impact of Micro-Credit on Employment: Evidence from Bangladesh and Pakistan
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
  4. Use It or Lose It: Irish Evidence
    Papers, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads

2014

  1. Population Ageing and Technological Change
    EcoMod2014, EcoMod Downloads View citations (2)

2013

  1. Immigration and Economic Growth
    EcoMod2013, EcoMod Downloads

2012

  1. Chasing Graduate Jobs?
    SIRE Discussion Papers, Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE) Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads
    Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads
  2. The Impact of Population Ageing on House Prices: A Micro-simulation Approach
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Impact of Population Ageing on the Labour Market: Evidence from Overlapping Generations Computable General Equilibrium (OLG-CGE) Model of Scotland (*)
    Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in EcoMod2012, EcoMod (2012) Downloads View citations (3)

2011

  1. Is Graduate Under-employment Persistent? Evidence from the United Kingdom
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Strathclyde Business School, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (4)
    SIRE Discussion Papers, Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE) (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Macroeconomic Impacts of Demographic Change in Scotland: A Computable General Equilibrium Analysis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)

2006

  1. Macroeconomic Impact of Ageing Population in Scotland. A Computable General Equilibrium Analysis
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads

2005

  1. Are Scottish degrees better?
    ISER Working Paper Series, Institute for Social and Economic Research Downloads

2004

  1. School Quality, Educational Attainment and Aggregation Bias
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in RWI Discussion Papers, RWI - Leibniz-Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (2003) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2005)

2000

  1. Gold as an Inflation Hedge?
    Discussion Paper Series, School of Economics and Finance, School of Economics and Finance, University of St Andrews View citations (42)
    Also in Working Papers Series, University of Stirling, Division of Economics View citations (1)

1999

  1. The Rate of Return to Private Schooling
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (11)

1997

  1. Multiple Job Holding as a 'Hedge' Against Unemployment
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (20)

1994

  1. Changes in the Rate of Return to Education in Sweden: 1968-1991
    SSE/EFI Working Paper Series in Economics and Finance, Stockholm School of Economics
  2. Gender, Poverty and the Intra-household Distribution of Resources
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (1996)

1989

  1. Employment Dynamics Among British Lone Mothers
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
  2. The Duration of Lone Parenthood in Britain
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

1988

  1. Gender Discrimination in the British Labour Market: A Reassessment
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1991)
  2. Women's Wages in Full- and Part-Time Jobs in Great Britain
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

Undated

  1. Speculation in the Housing Market?
    Working Papers Series, University of Stirling, Division of Economics View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Urban Studies (1997)
  2. The Gilts Market as an "On-line" Window on Expected Inflation
    Working Papers Series, University of Stirling, Division of Economics
  3. The Impact of Minimum Wages on the Wages of the Low Paid: Evidence from the Wage Boards and Councils
    Working Papers Series, University of Stirling, Division of Economics View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1996)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Effect of Retirement on Cognition: Evidence From the Irish Marriage Bar
    Demography, 2018, 55, (4), 1317-1341 Downloads

2016

  1. Height and cognition at older ages: Irish evidence
    Economics Letters, 2016, 149, (C), 98-101 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2014

  1. Labour migration policy and constitutional change in Scotland
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2014, 30, (2), 310-324 Downloads

2013

  1. Corporation formation in the antebellum United States in comparative context
    Business History, 2013, 55, (4), 653-669 Downloads View citations (5)

2012

  1. Demographic Change and Housing Markets
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2012, 59, (5), 443-443 Downloads

2010

  1. Comment on Kamstra: Additional Reasons to Be Thrilled About Trills
    The Economists' Voice, 2010, 7, (4), 1-2 Downloads
  2. Scotland the Grey: A Linked Demographic-Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Analysis of the Impact of Population Ageing and Decline
    Regional Studies, 2010, 44, (10), 1351-1368 Downloads View citations (2)

2009

  1. Demographic Change and the Housing Market: Evidence from a Comparison of Scotland and England
    Urban Studies, 2009, 46, (1), 27-43 Downloads View citations (11)

2007

  1. Producing Against Poverty: Female and Male Micro-entrepreneurs in Lima, Peru, Annelou Ypeij
    Journal of Income Distribution, 2007, 16, (1), 155-157 Downloads

2006

  1. Valuing the attributes of renewable energy investments
    Energy Policy, 2006, 34, (9), 1004-1014 Downloads View citations (158)
  2. Valuing the diversity of biodiversity
    Ecological Economics, 2006, 58, (2), 304-317 Downloads View citations (91)

2005

  1. Demographic Change and the European Union Labour Market
    National Institute Economic Review, 2005, 194, (1), 74-81 Downloads
  2. Price vector effects in choice experiments: an empirical test
    Resource and Energy Economics, 2005, 27, (3), 227-234 Downloads View citations (48)
  3. School quality, educational attainment and aggregation bias
    Economics Letters, 2005, 88, (1), 109-114 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  4. The impact of micro-credit on poverty: evidence from Bangladesh
    Progress in Development Studies, 2005, 5, (4), 298-309 Downloads View citations (11)

2004

  1. Competition and Costs: Evidence from Competitive Tendering in the Scottish National Health Service
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 51, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Estimating the profit markup component of the bid-ask spread: evidence from the London Stock Exchange
    The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2004, 44, (1), 1-19 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Micro-Level Data Sources for Scottish Policy Studies
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 51, (1), 143-147 Downloads
  4. Profit maximization in a multi-product firm with impatient customers
    Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2004, 55, (3), 211-218 Downloads View citations (1)

2003

  1. Estimating the monetary value of health care: lessons from environmental economics
    Health Economics, 2003, 12, (1), 3-16 Downloads View citations (49)

2002

  1. Estimating the price elasticity of demand in the London stock market
    The European Journal of Finance, 2002, 8, (2), 222-237 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Modelling Recreation Demand Using Choice Experiments: Climbing in Scotland
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2002, 22, (3), 449-466 Downloads View citations (69)

2001

  1. Choice Modelling Approaches: A Superior Alternative for Environmental Valuation?
    Journal of Economic Surveys, 2001, 15, (3), 435-62 Downloads View citations (273)
  2. Go climb a mountain: an application of recreation demand modelling to rock climbing in Scotland
    Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2001, 52, (1), 36-52 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Tax Clientele Effects in the Term Structure of UK Interest Rates
    Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 2001, 28, (3-4), 303-325 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The New Imperial Economy: The British Army and the American Frontier, 1764 l768. By Walter S. Dunn, Jr. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2001. Pp. viii, 208. $62.50
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (02), 574-575 Downloads

2000

  1. The Scottish Household Panel Survey
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 47, (3), 337-39 Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. Explaining the intra-day variation in the bid-ask spread in competitive dealership markets - A research note 1
    Journal of Financial Markets, 1999, 2, (2), 179-191 Downloads

1998

  1. Contingent Valuation Versus Choice Experiments: Estimating the Benefits of Environmentally Sensitive Areas in Scotland
    Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998, 49, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (117)
  2. Relative Excess Returns
    Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 1998, 25, (7&8), 869-892 Downloads
  3. The Information Content of the Gilt-Equity Yield Ratio
    The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, 1998, 66, 89-101 View citations (10)
  4. Using Choice Experiments to Value the Environment
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 1998, 11, (3), 413-428 Downloads View citations (235)

1997

  1. A simple method for controlling for compositional effects in the measurement of poverty
    Applied Economics Letters, 1997, 4, (1), 37-39 Downloads
  2. Indexed Bonds, Expected Inflation and Tax Clientele Bias
    National Tax Journal, 1997, 50, (2), 315-20 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Speculation in the Housing Market?
    Urban Studies, 1997, 34, (9), 1419-1437 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper
  4. The impact of speculation on house prices in the United Kingdom
    Economic Modelling, 1997, 14, (4), 567-585 Downloads View citations (33)

1996

  1. GENDER, POVERTY AND THE INTRA‐HOUSEHOLD DISTRIBUTION OF RESOURCES
    Review of Income and Wealth, 1996, 42, (3), 335-351 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1994)
  2. The Impact of Minimum Wages on the Wages of the Low Paid: Evidence from the Wage Boards and Councils
    Economic Journal, 1996, 106, (436), 650-56 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper
  3. Women and Poverty in Industrialized Countries
    Journal of Income Distribution, 1996, 05, (1), 2-2 Downloads

1995

  1. Lone parenthood and employment: male-female differences in Great Britain
    Labour Economics, 1995, 2, (3), 299-317 Downloads View citations (2)

1994

  1. Geology or Economics? Testing Models of Irreversible Investment Using North Sea Oil Data
    Economic Journal, 1994, 104, (423), 363-71 Downloads View citations (34)

1993

  1. A FEMINISATION OF POVERTY IN GREAT BRITAIN? A CLARIFICATION
    Review of Income and Wealth, 1993, 39, (1), 111-115 Downloads
  2. Immigration Policy and Immigrant Quality: Empirical Evidence from Canada
    Journal of Population Economics, 1993, 6, (4), 337-52 View citations (15)
  3. Wage Offers and Full-Time and Part-Time Employment by British Women
    Journal of Human Resources, 1993, 28, (1), 111-133 Downloads View citations (80)

1992

  1. A FEMINISATION OF POVERTY IN GREAT BRITAIN?
    Review of Income and Wealth, 1992, 38, (1), 17-25 Downloads View citations (7)

1991

  1. Cohort Size and Earnings in Great Britain
    Journal of Population Economics, 1991, 4, (4), 295-305 View citations (28)
  2. Employment Dynamics among British Single Mothers
    Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 1991, 53, (2), 99-122 View citations (5)
  3. Gender Discrimination in the British Labour Market: A Reassessment
    Economic Journal, 1991, 101, (406), 508-22 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1988)
  4. Welfare Benefits and Lone Parents' Employment in Great Britain
    Journal of Human Resources, 1991, 26, (3), 424-456 Downloads View citations (15)

1990

  1. 'Adverse selection' features of poverty amongst lone mothers
    Fiscal Studies, 1990, 11, (2), 76-89 View citations (2)

1989

  1. Welfare Benefits the Duration of Single Parenthood
    National Institute Economic Review, 1989, 130, (1), 85-90 Downloads

Edited books

2003

  1. The New Economics of Outdoor Recreation
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (5)

Chapters

2015

  1. Devolution of the Republican Model of Anglo-American Corporate Governance
    A chapter in International Corporate Governance, 2015, vol. 18, pp 65-80 Downloads
 
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