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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 all 10 publications

    1. How do participants understand and interpret questions about "retirement planning"?

      Lindsay Abbassian, Beth Dokal, Lucy Joyce, et al.

      1. Older People
      2. Pensions
      3. Psychology
      4. Labour Market
      5. Survey Methodology
      6. Household Economics
    2. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 11: results from methodological experiments

      Jonathan Burton, Roxanne Connelly, Mick P. Couper, et al.

    3. IntCount: a Stata command for estimating count data models from interval data

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Statistical Analysis
      2. Computing
      3. Health
    4. Survey response behaviour and the dynamics of self-reported health and disability: an experimental analysis

      Annette Jäckle and Stephen Pudney

      1. Disability
      2. Survey Methodology
      3. Health
    5. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 7: Results from Methodological Experiments

      Annelies G. Blom, Jonathan Burton, Cara L. Booker, et al.

    6. BICOP: a Stata command for fitting bivariate ordinal regressions with residual dependence characterised by a copula function and normal mixture marginals

      Monica Hernandez-Alava and Stephen Pudney

    7. Survey design and the determinants of subjective wellbeing: an experimental analysis

      Angus Holford and Stephen Pudney

    8. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 6: results from methodological experiments

      Nick Allum, Katrin Auspurg, Margaret Blake, et al.

    9. An experimental analysis of the impact of survey design on measures and models of subjective wellbeing

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Survey Methodology
      2. Well Being
    10. Understanding Society. Some preliminary results from the Wave 1 Innovation Panel

      Jonathan Burton, Heather Laurie, S.C. Noah Uhrig, et al.


    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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