Presentations, lectures and speeches
UK-China Workshop in Big Geospatial Data and Smart Cities in UNNC (Nov 2015)
Alumni Event in Hong Kong (Nov 2015)
Inauguration Ceremony for Professor Chris Rudd in UNNC (Nov 2015)
Civic Dinner in UNNC (Nov 2015)
Globalisation and Economic Policy Conference in UNNC (Nov 2015)
TWE Annual China Lecture in UNNC (Nov 2015)
Nottingham Life Cycles
In 2011, the Vice-Chancellor cycled 1,030 miles from John O'Groats to Land's End. He and his team raised £232,000 for research on palliative and end of life care.
In 2012, he cycled 1,087 miles from Cape Wrath to Dover to raise funds to help improve access to further and higher education for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, raising £258,000.
In 2013, he cycled 1,108 miles covering the capital cities of the UK and Republic of Ireland and raised £270,000 for Stroke Rehabilitation Research.
Read more about previous Life Cycle challenges here.
In 2014 for Lifecycle 4, he cycled almost 1,400 miles around the four corners of Great Britain, and he and his team raised £786,000 for the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre. Details of this challenge and the cause can be found here.
In 2015 for Lifecycle 5, the team undertook a series of challenges over six months, the 'Way of the Roses' from one side of England to the other, and 'Lochs and Glens' from Inverness to Glasgow. £326,000 has been raised so far for dementia research. Details of the challenges and cause can be found here.
Teaching and research interests
The Vice-Chancellor continues to lecture on a Year One ‘Current Economic Issues’ undergraduate module in The School of Economics.
His recent publications include:
'Domestic Multinationals, Foreign Affiliates and Labour Demand Elasticities.' Review of World Economics, Vol.149, 2013, pp.611-630. (with O.Godart and H.Gorg)
'The More the Better? Foreign Ownership and Corporate Performance in China'. European Journal of Finance, Vol. 20, 2014, pp. 681-702 (with A. Guariglia and Z. Yu).
'Trade Liberalization, Economic Crises and Growth'. World Development, Vol. 40, 2012, pp. 2177-2193 (with R. Falvey and N. Foster).
'Palgrave Handbook of International Trade'. Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, pp. 711(Co-Editor with D. Bernhofen, R. Falvey and U. Kreikemeier).
'Rigid Labour Markets with Trade and Capital Mobility'. Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 44, 2011, pp. 509-540 (with P. Egger and T. Seidel).
'Trade Liberalisation and Human Capital Adjustment'. Journal of International Economics, Vol. 81, 2010, pp. 230-239 (with R. Falvey and J. Silva).