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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 16 - 30 of 135 in total

    1. 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
    2. 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
    3. Survey design and the determinants of subjective wellbeing: an experimental analysis

      Angus Holford and Stephen Pudney

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

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

    5. 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
    6. 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
    7. 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
    8. In sickness and in health? Comorbidity in older couples

      Cara L. Booker and Stephen Pudney

    9. Legalization and regulation of cannabis

      Mark L. Bryan, Emilia Del Bono, and Stephen Pudney

    10. Nonparametric estimation of a compensating variation: the cost of disability

      Ruth Hancock, Marcello Morciano, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Disability
      2. Older People
      3. Living Standards
      4. Welfare Benefits
    11. If at first you don't succeed? Fieldwork, panel attrition, and health-employment inferences in BHPS and HILDA

      Stephen Pudney and Nicole Watson

    12. Measuring poverty persistence with missing data with an application to Peruvian panel data

      Yadira Diaz and Stephen Pudney

      1. Poverty
      2. Survey Methodology
    13. Licensing and regulation of the cannabis market in England and Wales: towards a cost-benefit analysis

      Mark L. Bryan, Emilia Del Bono, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Law And Legislation
      2. Economics
    14. Drug-related crime

      Mark L. Bryan, Emilia Del Bono, and Stephen Pudney

      1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
      2. Crime And Justice
    15. 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


    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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