A ‘new politics’ of austerity, workfare and gender? The UK coalition government's welfare reform proposals
in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society
November 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Demographic Economics; Economic Methodology. 7714 words.
This paper considers the UK coalition government's austerity drive, which attempts to garner public support for the reduction or withdrawal of welfare entitlements through appeals to...
in Markets, Governance, and Institutions in the Process of Economic Development
November 2017; p ublished online December 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 10923 words.
In this chapter I propose a comprehensive framework for the evaluation of policy reforms that have both winners and losers. The starting point of the analysis is the identification of what...
in Market-Based Banking and the International Financial Crisis
August 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Financial Markets. 12574 words.
This chapter examines changes in Spain’s national financial system and the extent to which it has been affected by the international financial crisis of the late 2000s, as well as the...
in Cambridge Journal of Economics
January 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; General Aggregative Models; Capitalist Systems; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 11726 words.
This article investigates Oskar Lange’s 1938 article, ‘The rate of interest and the optimum propensity to consume’, with the intention of providing a thorough interpretation of this rather...
A 1-year follow-up evaluation of a sexual-health education program for Spanish adolescents compared with a well-established program
in European Journal of Public Health
February 2016; p ublished online May 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 5186 words.
Background: Competencies for adolescents with a healthy sexuality (COMPAS) is the only school-based sexual health promotion program in Spain that has been found to be as...
A 4-way decomposition analysis of poor social relations and depressive symptoms over the life-course
in The European Journal of Public Health
November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 368 words.
A. Balmann Pfadabhängigkeiten in Agrarstrukturentwicklungen: Begriff, Ursachen und Konsequenzen
Duncker & Humblot, Berlin 1995. ISBN: 3 428 08384 9, 179 pp., Price: DM 72/öS 562/sFr 72
in European Review of Agricultural Economics
June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.
in Multinational Corporations and Foreign Direct Investment
February 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .
Chapter. Subjects: International Economics. 7076 words.
In addition to introducing the main integrating themes of this book, this chapter explains how they are distinct from those studied in the usual approach to analyzing multinational...
in Cambridge Journal of Economics
July 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Individual Economists; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 6997 words.
In Pigou’s Wealth and Welfare, as well as in each of the four editions of his The Economics of Welfare, one chapter is dedicated entirely to the critical assessment, and ultimate rejection,...