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An agenda without a plan: Robert E Lucas’s trajectory through the public debate (2019)
Journal Article
Goutsmedt, A., Guizzo, D., & Sergi, F. (2019). An agenda without a plan: Robert E Lucas’s trajectory through the public debate

This article explores Robert E. Lucas’s policy agenda and his engagement with the public debate between the late 1960s and late 1980s. It investigates how he interacted with the public debate by envisioning key principles of his macroeconomic theory... Read More about An agenda without a plan: Robert E Lucas’s trajectory through the public debate.

Macroeconomics, development economics, and biographical topics: Two years in the history of economic thought (2016-2017) (2019)
Journal Article
Beal, D., Guizzo, D., & Cruz e Silva, V. (2019). Macroeconomics, development economics, and biographical topics: Two years in the history of economic thought (2016-2017). History of Economic Ideas, 1(XXVI), 163-196. https://doi.org/10.19272/201906102006

This article provides a formal account of some of the major themes that shaped the history of economic thought during the biennium 2016-2017. It focuses on three areas, namely, macroeconomics, development economics, and the lives and ideas of selecte... Read More about Macroeconomics, development economics, and biographical topics: Two years in the history of economic thought (2016-2017).

User-focused threat identification for anonymised microdata (2019)
Journal Article
Ritchie, F., Hafner, H., & Lenz, R. (in press). User-focused threat identification for anonymised microdata. Statistical Journal of the IAOS, 36(3), https://doi.org/10.3233/SJI-190506

When producing anonymised microdata for research, national statistics institutes (NSIs) identify a number of 'risk scenarios' of how intruders might seek to attack a confidential dataset. This approach has been criticised for focusing on data protect... Read More about User-focused threat identification for anonymised microdata.

Post-regulation effect on factors driving environmental disclosures amongst Chinese listed firms (2019)
Journal Article
Yekini, K., Adelopo, I., Wang, Y., & Song, S. (2018). Post-regulation effect on factors driving environmental disclosures amongst Chinese listed firms. Accounting Research Journal, https://doi.org/10.1108/ARJ-01-2017-0018

Purpose: This study examines the factors that affect the level of Environmental Information Disclosures (EID) following the issuance of the “Environmental Information Disclosure Guidelines for Chinese Listed Companies”. Design/methodology/approac... Read More about Post-regulation effect on factors driving environmental disclosures amongst Chinese listed firms.

The long-term effect of economic value added adoption on the firm’s business decision (2019)
Journal Article
Guermat, C., Misirlioglu, I. U., & Al-Omush, A. (2019). The long-term effect of economic value added adoption on the firm’s business decision. Accounting Research Journal, 32(3), 496-513. https://doi.org/10.1108/ARJ-01-2018-0018

We examine the long-term effects of adopting economic value added (EVA) as a compensation tool on managers’ behaviour. We extend the sample used in prior studies both in the time and the cross section dimensions. Our conclusions are distinct from tho... Read More about The long-term effect of economic value added adoption on the firm’s business decision.

Decision-making in the fund management industry: Empirical evidence from European fund managers, buy-side analysts and sell-side analysts (2019)
Thesis
Kelly, K. Decision-making in the fund management industry: Empirical evidence from European fund managers, buy-side analysts and sell-side analysts. (Thesis). University of the West of England. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository....ribe.com/output/1491148

This thesis responds to calls from prominent academics for research on the so-called investment management ‘black box’ of decision-making practices in capital markets. Motivated by four overarching research objectives, the study examines the followi... Read More about Decision-making in the fund management industry: Empirical evidence from European fund managers, buy-side analysts and sell-side analysts.

Analyzing the disclosure risk of regression coefficients (2019)
Journal Article
Ritchie, F. (2019). Analyzing the disclosure risk of regression coefficients. Transactions on data privacy, 12(2), 145-173

A major growth area in social science research this century has been access to highly sensitive confidential microdata, often via restricted-access remote facilities. These allow researchers highly unlimited access to manipulate the data but with che... Read More about Analyzing the disclosure risk of regression coefficients.

Learning, Heterogeneity, and Complexity in the New Keynesian Model (2019)
Journal Article
Levine, P., Calvert Jump, R., & Hommes, C. (2019). Learning, Heterogeneity, and Complexity in the New Keynesian Model. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 166, 446-470. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2019.07.014

We present a New Keynesian model in which a fraction n of agents are fully rational, and a fraction 1 − n of agents are bounded rational. After deriving a simple reduced form, we demonstrate that the Taylor condition is sufficient for determinacy and... Read More about Learning, Heterogeneity, and Complexity in the New Keynesian Model.

Educational attainment and the Brexit vote (2019)
Journal Article
Jump, R. C., & Michell, J. (in press). Educational attainment and the Brexit vote. Environment and Planning A, https://doi.org/10.1177/0308518X19866465

The Brexit vote is the most significant political event in recent British history. We present bivariate choropleth maps comparing the Leave vote share with age-adjusted secondary educational attainment. This provides an immediate visual representatio... Read More about Educational attainment and the Brexit vote.

The urban food question in the context of inequality and dietary change: A study of schoolchildren in Accra (2019)
Journal Article
Stevano, S., Johnston, D., & Codjoe, E. (in press). The urban food question in the context of inequality and dietary change: A study of schoolchildren in Accra. Journal of Development Studies, https://doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2019.1632434

Diets are changing globally, as agricultural and food systems have become globalised. Understanding how patterns of globalisation affect welfare is a key development question, but we know little about the way that the globalisation of food systems im... Read More about The urban food question in the context of inequality and dietary change: A study of schoolchildren in Accra.

Can labor emigration affect education of girls? Evidence from Tajikistan (2019)
Journal Article
Gatskova, K., Ivlevs, A., & Dietz, B. (in press). Can labor emigration affect education of girls? Evidence from Tajikistan. Feminist Economics, 25(3), 96-118. https://doi.org/10.1080/13545701.2019.1615101

We study how large-scale, predominantly male, emigration affects the education of girls staying in Tajikistan – the poorest post-Soviet state and one of the most remittance-dependent economies in the world. Using data from a three-wave household pane... Read More about Can labor emigration affect education of girls? Evidence from Tajikistan.

To Europe or not to Europe? Migration and support for joining the EU in the Western Balkans (2019)
Journal Article
Ivlevs, A., & King, R. (in press). To Europe or not to Europe? Migration and support for joining the EU in the Western Balkans. International Migration Review, https://doi.org/10.1177/0197918319844176

For decades, countries aspiring to join the European Union (EU) have been linked to it through migration. Yet little is known about how migration affects individual support for joining the EU in prospective member states. We explore the relationship... Read More about To Europe or not to Europe? Migration and support for joining the EU in the Western Balkans.

Determinants of stock prices in the Egyptian stock market: Traditional asset pricing models versus behavioural asset pricing models (2019)
Thesis
Abdou, R. Determinants of stock prices in the Egyptian stock market: Traditional asset pricing models versus behavioural asset pricing models. (Thesis). University of the West of England. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/850577

The aim of this thesis is to determine a valuation model for stocks in the Egyptian stock market by comparing conventional and behavioural asset pricing models. To achieve this aim, this thesis constructs and tests the following extensions of the Fam... Read More about Determinants of stock prices in the Egyptian stock market: Traditional asset pricing models versus behavioural asset pricing models.

Short and medium term financial-real cycles: An empirical assessment (2019)
Journal Article
Stockhammer, E., Calvert Jump, R., Kohler, K., & Cavallero, J. (2019). Short and medium term financial-real cycles: An empirical assessment. Journal of International Money and Finance, 94, 81-96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jimonfin.2019.02.006

Theories such as Minsky’s financial instability hypothesis or New Keynesian financial accelerator models assign a key role to financial factors in business cycle dynamics. We propose a simple VAR-based estimation framework to examine some of the fina... Read More about Short and medium term financial-real cycles: An empirical assessment.

Capital structure and firm performance in Nigeria (2019)
Journal Article
Yinusa, O. G., Adelopo, I., Rodionova, Y., & Samuel, O. L. (2019). Capital structure and firm performance in Nigeria

This paper examines the impact of capital structure on firm performance in Nigeria as well as test the possibility of non-monotonic relationship between capital structure and firm performance based on the prediction of the agency cost theory of capit... Read More about Capital structure and firm performance in Nigeria.

No history of ideas please, we’re Post-Keynesians? The place of Post-Keynesian economics within the recent history of economic thought (2019)
Journal Article
Guizzo, D. (in press). No history of ideas please, we’re Post-Keynesians? The place of Post-Keynesian economics within the recent history of economic thought. Review of Keynesian Economics,

Despite receiving increased interest after the global financial crisis of 2007/8 and consolidating itself as an established research program, Post-Keynesian economics (PK) remains underrepresented within the publications in the history of economics.... Read More about No history of ideas please, we’re Post-Keynesians? The place of Post-Keynesian economics within the recent history of economic thought.

Time-use analytics: An improved way of understanding gendered agriculture-nutrition pathways (2018)
Journal Article
Stevano, S., Kadiyala, S., Johnston, D., Malapit, H., Hull, E., & Kalamatianou, S. (2019). Time-use analytics: An improved way of understanding gendered agriculture-nutrition pathways. Feminist Economics, 25(3), 1-22. https://doi.org/10.1080/13545701.2018.1542155

There is a resurgence of interest in time-use research driven, inter alia, by the desire to understand if development interventions, especially when targeted to women, lead to time constraints by increasing work burdens. This has become a primary con... Read More about Time-use analytics: An improved way of understanding gendered agriculture-nutrition pathways.