Organization profile

Organisation profile

We have a rich portfolio of research in public and environmental economics. We are interested, for example, in: climate change; corruption; health; international environmental treaties; social disorder; social norms; wage discrimination; waste disposal and recycling.

Members of the group publish in leading economics journals, such as the Journal of Public Economics, the Economic Journal, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization and the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. Some of our recent working papers and publications are listed in the sections below.

We contribute to numerous externally-funded international research projects, in collaboration with scholars across Europe.

Our professional activities also include: editorial membership, policy reports and consultancy work for major public sector organisations.

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climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
economics Earth & Environmental Sciences
recycling Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences
academic research Earth & Environmental Sciences
service provision Earth & Environmental Sciences
health impact Earth & Environmental Sciences
ecosystem service Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 2014 2022

Research Output 2014 2019

Inconsistencies in the finance of public services: Government responses to excess demand

Abbott, A. & Jones, P., 30 Apr 2019, James M. Buchanan: a Theorist of Political Economy and Social Philosophy. Wagner, R. E. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 205-233 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Diffusion with social reinforcement: the role of individual preferences

Mas Tur, E., Zeppini, P. & Frenken, K., 6 Feb 2018, In : Physical Review E. 97, 2, p. 1-9 9 p., 022302.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Law enforcement and wrongful arrests with endogenously (in)competent officers

Mishra, A. & Samuel, A., 1 Apr 2018, In : Economic Inquiry. 56, 2, p. 1417-1436 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Law enforcement
Crime
Immunity
Intuition
Penalty