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Professor Stephen Pudney Visiting Professor, University of Essex

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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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    Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 31 in total

    1. EQ-5D-5L versus EQ-5D-3L: the impact on cost effectiveness in the United Kingdom

      Monica Hernandez-Alava, Allan Wailoo, Sabine Grimm, et al.

      1. Economics
      2. Well Being
      3. Health
      4. Surveys
    2. Concordance of health states in couples: analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel

      Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

      1. Medicine
      2. Economics
      3. Health
      4. Biology
    3. Econometric modelling of multiple self-reports of health states: the switch from EQ-5D-3L to EQ-5D-5L in evaluating drug therapies for rheumatoid arthritis

      Monica Hernandez-Alava and Stephen Pudney

      1. Economics
      2. Health
    4. bicop: a command for fitting bivariate ordinal regressions with residual dependence characterized by a copula function and normal mixture marginals

      Monica Hernandez-Alava and Stephen Pudney

      1. Statistical Analysis
      2. Computing
    5. Do household surveys give a coherent view of disability benefit targeting?: a multisurvey latent variable analysis for the older population in Great Britain

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

      1. Disability
      2. Households
      3. Welfare Benefits
      4. Surveys
    6. Birth-cohort trends in older-age functional disability and their relationship with socio-economic status: evidence from a pooling of repeated cross-sectional population-based studies for the UK

      Marcello Morciano, Ruth Hancock, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Disability
      2. Older People
      3. Health
    7. The income gradient in childhood mental health: all in the eye of the beholder?

      David W. Johnston, Carol Propper, Stephen Pudney, et al.

      1. Child Development
      2. Income Dynamics
      3. Well Being
    8. Child mental health and educational attainment: multiple observers and the measurement error problem

      Johnston David, Carol Propper, Stephen Pudney, et al.

      1. Education
      2. Child Development
    9. In sickness and in health? Comorbidity in older couples -conference paper abstract-

      Cara L. Booker and Stephen Pudney

      1. Older People
      2. Health
      3. Life Course Analysis
    10. Assessing the distributional impact of reforms to disability benefits for older people in the UK: implications of alternative measures of income and disability costs

      Ruth Hancock and Stephen Pudney

      1. Older People
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Social Policy
    11. Disability costs and equivalence scales in the older population in Great Britain

      Marcello Morciano, Ruth Hancock, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Disability
      2. Welfare Benefits
      3. Income Dynamics
    12. Popularity

      Gabriella Conti, Andrea Galeotti, Gerrit Müller, et al.

      1. Social Networks
      2. Child Development
      3. Wages And Earnings
      4. Social Capital
      5. Social Behaviour
    13. Attendance Allowance and Disability Living Allowance claimants in the older population: is there a difference in their economic circumstances?

      Ruth Hancock, Marcello Morciano, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Disability
      2. Older People
      3. Welfare Benefits
    14. Survey design and the analysis of satisfaction

      Gabriella Conti and Stephen Pudney

    15. Perception and retrospection: the dynamic consistency of responses to survey questions on wellbeing

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Survey Methodology
      2. Well Being
      3. Finance


    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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