Tag Archives: Staff publication

A Business Analysis of a SKYLON-based European Launch Service Operator – January 2016

Sector:Aerospace.
Client:N/A
Published: January, 2016
Document type:Staff publication

Hempsell, M., Aprea, J., Gallagher, B., and Sadlier, G. (2016). ‘A Business Analysis of a SKYLON-based European Launch Service Operator’, Acta Astronautica, Volume 121, April–May 2016, Pages 1–12. Access (paywall): doi:10.1016/j.actaastro.2015.12.022 Highlights An architecture for a European launch service based on Skylon was created. Study used ESA׳s market model for Next Generation Launch system. Separate […]

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The Handbook of Competition Economics 2015 – UK – October 2014

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Client:N/A
Published: October, 2014
Document type:Staff publication

The article reviews 2013-14 developments in the competition area in the UK.

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The Handbook of Competition Economics 2015 – Czech Republic – October 2014

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Client:N/A
Published: October, 2014
Document type:Staff publication

The article reviews 2013-14 developments in the competition area in the Czech Republic.

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Detecting Abnormalities in the Brent Crude Oil Commodities and Derivatives Pricing Complex

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: October, 2013
Document type:Staff publication

Gregory P. Swinand* and Amy O’Mahoney London Economics Working Paper Draft Please do not quote or cite without author’s permission *corresponding author

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Estimating Demand Elasticities Using the PCAIDS Method

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: June, 2013
Document type:Staff publication

Swinand, G. and Hennessy, H. Paper presented at 21st Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics, May 29th – June 1st, 2013, Portmarnock, County Dublin, IRELAND

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The Impact of the EU Financial Transactions Tax on the Real Economy – Analysis of the Impact on Corporate and Sovereign Bonds

Sector:Finance.
Client:N/A
Published: April, 2013
Document type:Staff publication

This Financial services and capital markets briefs highlights the significance of the proposed EU financial transactions tax (FTT) to the real economy. The FTT rates are small – 0.1% on equities and bonds and 0.01% on derivatives. However, the associated total tax burden may be significant through a number‐of‐transactions effect (as securities are traded frequently) […]

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The Value of Personal Information – Evidence from Empirical Economic Studies

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: November, 2012
Document type:Staff publication

EC data protection policy is promoted with reference to economic benefits. However, the value of personal information in legitimate business models is rarely discussed. Various economic studies have tried to measure individuals’ valuation of different kinds of personal data. We review empirical papers from the last 10 years and find evidence that more disclosure is […]

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Estimating the Impact of Wind Generation on Balancing Costs in the GB Electricity Markets

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: May, 2012
Document type:Staff publication

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Sequential Group Lending: A Mechanism to Raise the Repayment Rate in Microfinance. Economica.

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published:
Document type:Staff publication

Sinn, Miriam (forthcoming)

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Economic Outlook: How is the Current Financial and Economic Situation Affecting Consumers, Debtors and Creditors

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: December, 2011
Document type:Presentation | Staff publication

This analysis by London Economics offers new insights into the current economic crisis. Key economic indicators suggest recovery long way off. In previous UK recessions, output recovered relatively quickly after modest falls. This recession is deeper and longer lasting that previous recessions, with no recovery in sight. Growth between 2005 and 2008 was driven by […]

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The Economics of Cartels: Incentives, Sanctions, Stability, and Effects

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: July, 2011
Document type:Presentation | Staff publication

Damgaard, M.T., Ramada, P., Conlon, G. and Godel, M. Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, doi: 10.1093/jeclap/lpr041

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Merger Control: Defending a Problematic Merger

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:LE Presentation
Published: June, 2011
Document type:Presentation | Staff publication

Conference on Competition Law in Transition: Trends and Challenges, 15—17 June 2011, Dubrovnik.

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Evaluation of the Impact of the HM Prison Service Enhanced Thinking Skills Programme on Reoffending: Outcomes of the Surveying Prisoner Crime Reduction (SPCR) Sample

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: November, 2010
Document type:Staff publication

Sadlier, G. Ministry of Justice Research Series 19/10, November 2010

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Modelling EU Electricity Market Competition Using the Residual Supply Index

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: October, 2010
Document type:Staff publication

Swinand, G., Scully, D., Ffoulkes S. and Kessler, B The Electricity Journal, Vol 23, Issue 9, November 2010, Pages 41-50.

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Economic Analysis of Ireland’s Comparative Advantage for Foreign Investment

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: October, 2010
Document type:Staff publication

Gray, A., Swinand, G., Holmes-Batt, W. Indecon Economic Consultants, October 2010

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Information Sharing in Common Agency: When is Transparency Good?

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: March, 2009
Document type:Staff publication

Maier, N. and Ottaviani, M. Journal of the European Economic Association, March 2009, Vol. 7, No. 1: 162–18

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The Effectiveness of Competition Policy and the Price-Cost Margin: New Econometric Evidence

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: October, 2008
Document type:Staff publication

McCloughan, P., Lyons, S. and Holmes-Batt, W.

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An Extract from The Handbook of Competition Economics 2008, a Global Competition Review Special Report – UK

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2008
Document type:Staff publication

Muller, P. and Ramada, P.

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An Extract from The Handbook of Competition Economics 2008

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2008
Document type:Staff publication

Maier, N. A Global Competition Review special report – Hungary, 2008.

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Impact of the Regulatory Framework on Investment Across Europe

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2008
Document type:Staff publication

An update in Die Effektivität der Telekommunikations-regulierung in Europa – Befunde und Perspektiven, ed. Arnold Picot, Springer Münchner Kreis.  Jones, S.

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Company Survival Following Rescue and Restructuring State Aid

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: October, 2007
Document type:Staff publication

European Journal of Law and Economics, Volume 24, Number 2, Chindooroy, R., Muller, P. and Notaro, G.

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The Effectiveness of Competition Policy and the Price-Cost Margin: Evidence from Panel Data

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: September, 2007
Document type:Staff publication

ESRI Working Paper No. 209,  McCloughan, P., Lyons, S. and Holmes-Batt.

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Salinity in Water Markets – Property Rights for Water Quality and Quantity in the Murray Darling Basin

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2007
Document type:Staff publication

Ecological Economics, Duke, C. and Gangadharan, L.  

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Overview: Hungary

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2007
Document type:Staff publication

2007 Handbook of Competition Economics, a Global Competition Review special report, Maier, N.

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Test Bed Experiment for Water and Salinity Rights Trading in the Murray Darling Basin

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

In Experimental Methods and Environmental Policy, (eds.) Cherry, Kroll and Shogren. Routledge, 2006. Duke, C., Gangadharan, L. and Cason, T.

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Putting Auction Theory to Work

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

Book review of Putting Auction Theory to Work by Paul Milgrom.  Published by Cambridge University Press, 2004. For The Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, vol.49: 339 – 67, 2006. Duke, C.

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E-communications: Investment and the Regulatory Framework

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

Communications & Strategies, No. 64, 4th quarter. Jones, S. and Salsas P

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Switching to Digital Television: Business and Public Policy Issues

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

Standards and Public Policy, edited by Stango, V. and Greenstein, S., Cambridge University Press, 2006. Maier, N. and Ottaviani, M.

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Barriers to Entry in Belgium’s Electricity Generation Market

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

“Barriers to Entry in Belgium’s Electricity Generation Market”, in Van der Linden, J., (Ed.), “Reforming network industries: experiences in Europe and Belgium. Highlights of Conference ‘The Lisbon strategy: a motor for market reforms of the network industries’”. Federal Planning Bureau, Central Council for the Economy and European Economic and Social Committee, Brussels, 2006. Muller, P., Salsas, […]

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Estimating Consumers’ Willingness to Pay for Quality of Service in Post

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2006
Document type:Staff publication

Crew, M.A. and Kelindorfer, P.R. (eds), Progress towards Liberalisation of the Postal and Delivery Sector, 2006. Swinand, G. and Jones, S.

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Regulation in Environmental Markets: What Can We Learn from Experiments to Reduce Salinity?

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

The Australian Economic Review, vol. 38(4): 459 – 69, 2005. Duke, C. and Gangadharan, L.

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“One in Three? The Incidence and Outcomes Associated with the Late Attainment of Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

Education Economics, Volume 13, No. 3, September 2005. Conlon, G.

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Post-Compulsory Education and Qualification Attainment

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

“What’s the Good of Education? The economics of Education in the UK”, eds. Steve Machin and Anna Vignoles (eds), Princeton University Press, June 2005. Conlon, G. (with Damon Clark and Fernando Galindo-Rueda).

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The Differential in the Rate of Return to Academic and Vocational Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

Education Economics, Volume 13, No.1, April 2005. Conlon, G.

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Valuing Assets Using Real Options: An Application to Deregulated Electricity Markets

Sector:Finance.
Client:N/A
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, 17, 2, 2005. Swinand, G., Rufin, C. and Chetan, S.

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European Financial Market Integration. Distant Dream or Nascent Reality?

Sector:Finance.
Client:N/A
Published: 2004
Document type:Staff publication

World Economics, 5, 3, July–September 2004. Muller, P.

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An Empirical Examination of Postal Liberalisation in Norway

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2004
Document type:Staff publication

Postal Insight, Pitney Bowes, 2004. Swinand, G. and Lyons, S.

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A Production Model of Service Quality at An Post

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: June, 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Crew, M.A. and Kleindorfer, P.R. (eds), Competitive Transformation of the Postal and Delivery Sector, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004. Swinand, G.

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A Laboratory Study of Auctions for Reducing Non-point Source Pollution

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, vol.  46:  446 – 71, 2003. Cason, T.N., Gangadharan, L. and Duke, C.

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Market Power in Tradable Permit Markets: A Laboratory Test Bed for Emissions Trading in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Ecological Economics, vol. 46: 469 – 91, 2003. Cason, T.N., Gangadharan, L. and Duke, C.

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Does It Pay to Attend a Prestigious University?

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper 33, May 2003 (with Arnaud Chevalier), also IZA Discussion Paper 848, June 2003. Conlon, G.

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Total Resource Productivity: Accounting for Changing Environmental Quality

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Dean, E., Harper, M. and Hulten, C. (eds), New Developments in Productivity Analysis, NBER Conferenceon Research in Income and Wealth, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003. Gollop, F. and Swinand, S.

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Economic and Institutional Determinants of Internet Usage: Central and Eastern Europe and the European Union

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

TIGER Working Paper Series, 44, Warsaw, August 2003. Muller, P. and Salsas, P.

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The Determinants of Undertaking Academic and Vocational Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper 20, May 2002. Conlon, G.

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Rates of Return to Qualifications: A Summary of Recent Evidence

Sector:Education.
Client:N/A
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

Council for Industry and Higher Education, April 2002. Conlon, G.

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Internet Use in Transition Economies: Economic and Institutional Determinants

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

Discussion Paper No. 2002/95. World Institute for Development Economics Research. October 2002. Muller, P.

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The New Economy, EU Accession Challenges, and the EBRD

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2001
Document type:Staff publication

Revue d’Economie Financière, Special Issue, 2001. Muller, P.

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De Waterindustrie in Engeland En Wales (The Water Industry in England and Wales)

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: June, 2000
Document type:Staff publication

Economisch Statistische Berichten Dossier:  Liberalisering van Netwerksectoren, Nederlands Economische Instituut, 22 June 2000, Volume 85, No. 4261, 2000. Jones, S.

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Key Regulatory Concerns in Latin American Energy, Telecoms and Water Sectors

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: 2000
Document type:Staff publication

Utility Regulation in Latin America, Privatisation International, Utility Regulation 2000 Series, Volume 2, 2000. Giacchino, L., Herrera, C., Jones, S., Maggs, P., Ros, A. and Sepetys, K.

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The Importance of Well Functioning Retail Markets for Creating Competitive Wholesale Electricity Markets

Sector:Competition, Regulation and Business.
Client:N/A
Published: June, 1999
Document type:Staff publication

The Electricity Journal, June 1999. Goulding, A., Rufin, C. and Swinand, G.

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Patterns of State Productivity Growth in U.S. Farm Sector: Linking the State and Aggregate Models

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: February, 1999
Document type:Staff publication

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 81, pp. 164-179, February 1999. Ball, E., Gollop, F., Kelly-Hawke, A. and Swinand, G.

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Real Options: Valuing Nuclear Generation with the Option to Shut Down

Sector:Finance.
Client:N/A
Published: 1999
Document type:Staff publication

Bridge Strategy Quarterly, Fall 1999. Swinand, G. and Swinand, P.

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From Total Factor to Total Resource Productivity: An Application to Agriculture

Sector:Public Policy.
Client:N/A
Published: 1998
Document type:Staff publication

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 80, pp. 577-83, August 1998. Gollop, F. and Swinand, G.

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