Lancaster University Management School, UK, and IZA, Germany
IZA World of Labor role
Professor of Economics, Lancaster University Management School, UK
Applied empirical microeconomic issues including many aspects of: consumer behavior, income, and well-being; labor market behavior, especially labor supply, and wage determination; education economics, especially the graduate labour market; and the connections between these areas
Visiting Professor, Princeton University; Research Fellow, IFS; Professor of Economics, University of Warwick
MA in Economics, University of Warwick, 1978
"Who really wants to be a millionaire? Estimating risk aversion from gameshow data." Journal of Applied Econometrics 29:6 (2013): 861–879 (with R. Hartley and G. Lanot).
"Labour supply effect of in-kind transfers.” IZA Journal of Labour Economics 2:1 (2013) (with P. Bingley).
"There's no such thing as a free lunch: Altruism and agency in household responses to child nutrition programs.” Review of Economics of the Household 11:3 (2013): 371–392 (with P. Bingley).
"The impact of pre-school on adolescents' outcomes." Economics of Education Review 37 (2013): 183–199 (with P. Apps and S. Mendolia).
"The impact of parental background on the educational attainment of their children." IZA Journal of Labour Economics 2:8 (2014): (with A. Chevalier, C. Harmon and V. O'Sullivan).