Faculty of Economics

Emeritus Faculty


Professor William Brown
Research:
Collective bargaining; payment systems; minimum wages; impact of legislative change; trade union recognition; employment contracts; arbitration
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Empirical Microeconomics
Dr Ken Coutts
Research:
Open-economy models of debt dynamics; visible and invisible earnings in the balance of payments; macroeconomic policy; inflation; industrial pricing behaviour
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Macroeconomics
Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta
Research:
Economics of Poverty and Nutrition. Environmental Economics. Economic Measurement. Economics of Knowledge.
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Microeconomic Theory
Professor Andrew Harvey
Research:
Time series; financial econometrics; state space models; signal extraction; volatility.
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Econometrics
Professor Sir James Mirrlees
Research:
Microeconomics, Theory of Public Economic Policy
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Professor David Newbery
Research:
Electricity policy research, specifically market design and behaviour, transmission access pricing, renewables support mechanisms and climate change policy
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Empirical Microeconomics
Dr Jose Gabriel Palma
Research:
The economic development of Latin America and East Asia
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Alternative Approaches
Professor M. Hashem Pesaran
Research:
Econometric Analysis of Heterogeneous Panels. Panel/Global Vector Autoregressive Models(PVAR/GVAR). Long-run Structural Macroeconometrics.
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Econometrics
Dr William Peterson
Research:
Applied econometrics; macroeconomic modelling; input output analysis; energy economics. New interests: the housing market; dynamic models of household income behaviour
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Professor Bob Rowthorn
Research:
Economic growth, employment and inequality; economics of the family
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Professor Richard Smith
Research:
Econometric theory, estimation and inference, hypothesis testing, model selection.
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Econometrics
Professor Geoff Whittington
Research:
The theoretical underpinnings of accounting standards, including the current revision of the conceptual framework for financial reporting; measurement in accounting, particularly fair value and its relationship to other current value measures.
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