Presentations, lectures and speeches
Welcome address at the Campaign Ambassadors event
Welcome address at the College of Benefactors event
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In 2011, the Vice-Chancellor cycled 1,030 miles from John O'Groats to Land's End. He and his team raised £230,000 for research on palliative and end of life care.
In 2012, he cycled 1,100 miles from Cape Wrath to Dover to raise funds to help improve access to further and higher education for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. Life Cycle 2 raised £251,000.
Read more about Life Cycle 2 here.
In summer 2013, he will lead a team of 12 to take on the most challenging ride yet: 1,100+ miles covering the capitals and major cities of the UK and Republic of Ireland to raise money for Stroke Rehabilitation Research.
Read more about Life Cycle 3 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:
'Trade Liberalization, Economic Crises and Growth'. World Development, Vol. 40, 2012, pp. 2177-2193 (with R. Falvey and N. Foster).
'The More the Better? Foreign Ownership and Corporate Performance in China'. European Journal of Finance, Vol. 18, 2012, pp. 1-22 (with A. Guariglia and Z. Yu).
'The UK in a Global World'. CEPR, 2012, pp. 146. (Editor).
'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).