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Professor Stephen Pudney Visiting Professor, University of Essex

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spudney@essex.ac.uk
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01206 873789
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2N2.4.23
Curriculum vitae

Research Interests

  • Microeconometrics
  • Poverty and the welfare benefit system
  • Health and disability
  • Survey measurement error
  • The economics of crime and illicit drugs
  • The measurement of wellbeing

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    Publications

    Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 42 in total

    1. Survey design, survey response behaviour and the dynamics of self-reported health and disability

      Stephen Pudney and Annette Jäckle

      1. Disability
      2. Survey Methodology
      3. Health
    2. The economic impacts of leaving employment for health-related reasons

      Mark P. Taylor, Stephen Pudney, and Alexandra J. Skew

    3. Wellbeing measurement experiments in Understanding Society

      Stephen Pudney

    4. Disability Status and Older People's Receipt of Disability Benefit in British Population Surveys

      Ruth Hancock, Marcello Morciano, Stephen Pudney, et al.

    5. Drugs Policy? A role for economic research?

      Stephen Pudney

    6. Cannabis and Hard Drugs: is there a supply-side gateway effect?

      Stephen Pudney

    7. The Dynamics of Illicit Behaviour: A Longitudinal Analysis of the Offending, Crime and Justice Survey

      Stephen Pudney

    8. Eliminant Methods and the Factor Model

      Stephen Pudney

    9. Rarely Pure and Never Simple. Extracting the Truth from Self-Reported Data on Substance Use

      Stephen Pudney

    10. Rarely pure and never simple: extracting the truth from self-reported data on substance abuse

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
      2. Young People
      3. Survey Methodology
    11. The Accuracy of Self-reported Data in the Offending, Crime and Justice Survey

      Stephen Pudney

    12. Rarely Pure and Never Simple. Extracting the Truth from Self-Reported Data on Substance Use

      Stephen Pudney

    13. Estimating the Impact of a Policy Reform on Welfare Participation: The 2001 extension to the Minimum Income Guarantee for UK pensioners

      Ruth Hancock, Stephen Pudney, and Francesca Zantomio

    14. Estimating the Impact of a Policy Reform on Welfare Participation: The 2001 extension to the Minimum Income Guarantee for UK pensioners

      Ruth Hancock, Stephen Pudney, and Francesca Zantomio

    15. Cannabis and Hard Drugs: is there a supply-side gateway effect?

      Stephen Pudney


    Media

    Displaying media publications 1 - 15 of 108 in total

    1. Mr Nice, drug trafficking – and how Britain now grows its own weed

    2. Counting the wages of sin: why is it misleading to include the value of illegal drugs to the UK economy in GDP figures?

    3. Cannabis legalisation worth millions - government report

    4. Legalising cannabis would raise millions in tax, says government study

    5. Leaked Treasury report reveals legalised cannabis could be worth hundreds of millions to the Exchequer

    6. Legalising cannabis in the UK 'would raise hundreds of millions'

    7. Treasury makes financial case for legalising drugs

    8. Cannabis: healthy benefit or deadly threat?

    9. A look at how legalising cannabis could save hundreds of millions of pounds

    10. Balancing the imbalances of the economy – to legalize or not to legalize

    11. Arguments that it would be better to see money from cannabis sales go towards schools and hospitals rather than into drug dealers' pockets are persuasive

    12. Caring for the elderly

    13. The costs and benefits of a licensed, taxed and regulated cannabis market

    14. Spliffs and butts: it is high time for a new debate on drug policy but politicians remain wary

    15. Taxing legalised cannabis could cut deficit by £1.25 billion


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