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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 34 in total

    1. 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
    2. Survey design and the analysis of satisfaction

      Gabriella Conti and Stephen Pudney

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

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Survey Methodology
      2. Well Being
      3. Finance
    4. Drugs policy - what should we do about cannabis?

      Stephen Pudney

      1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
      2. Health
    5. Estimating the impact of a policy reform on benefit take-up: the 2001 extension to the minimum income guarantee for UK pensioners

      Stephen Pudney, Francesca Zantomio, and Ruth Hancock

    6. The dynamics of perception: modelling subjective wellbeing in a short panel

      Stephen Pudney

    7. Measurement error in stylised and diary data on time use

       Man Yee Kan and Stephen Pudney

      1. Time Use
      2. Survey Methodology
    8. Measurement error in models of welfare participation

      Monica Hernandez and Stephen Pudney

    9. The welfare cost of means-testing: pensioner participation in income support

      Monica Hernandez, Stephen Pudney, and Ruth Hancock

      1. Pensions
      2. Poverty
    10. Simulating the reform of means-tested benefits with endogenous take-up and claim costs

      Stephen Pudney, Ruth Hancock, and Holly Sutherland

    11. Hours constraints and in-work poverty

      Sarah Brown and Stephen Pudney

      1. Labour Market
      2. Poverty
    12. The take-up of multiple means-tested benefits by British pensioners: evidence from the Family Resources Survey

      Ruth Hancock, Stephen Pudney, Geraldine Barker, et al.

    13. Keeping off the grass? an econometric model of cannabis consumption in Britain

      Stephen Pudney

    14. The road to ruin? Sequences of initiation into drug use and offending by young people in Britain

      Stephen Pudney

    15. Social security, poverty and economic transition: an analysis for Bulgaria 1992-96

      Robert Ackrill, Rumen Dobrinsky, Nikolay Markov, et al.


    Displaying media publications 76 - 90 of 108 in total

    1. No friends? Then you're one of life's losers

    2. The economic value of popularity

    3. Genuine friends few online

    4. What's the ideal number of friends?

    5. Ya gotta have friends: genuine friends are among Facebook multitudes

    6. Ya gotta have friends: genuine friends are among Facebook multitudes

    7. Ya gotta have friends: genuine friends are among Facebook multitudes

    8. Ya gotta have friends: genuine friends are among Facebook multitudes

    9. Popular kids more likely to be richies in adulthood

    10. Popular children earn more money when adults

    11. Friends can boost your pay packet

    12. Popular children 'will earn more'

    13. Secret of a decent salary: how many friends did you have at school?

    14. Lunchtime links: rich adult, popular child

    15. Popular children go on to earn more as adults

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