Trade, environment, development and energy (TEDE) group
My main research covers empirical international trade, environmental, development and labour economics under the broad umbrella of the economics of globalisation. Specific topics include:
- China and the world economy
- Trade patterns, multinationals and foreign direct investmentEconomics of natural disastersEnergy economics in developing countriesThe impact of pollution on economic activity
- Trade, the environment and industrial restructuringFirm heterogeneityGreen employment
- Geographical specialisation and the economics of agglomeration
- Conceptual, methodological and empirical analysis of intra-industry trade
- International trade structure and labour market adjustment
I am currently involved in a related, Leverhulme Trustresearch projects in the general area of "Globalisation and theEnvironment" with Matthew Cole at the University of Birmingham.
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ERSC “China – UK energy issues”. Approximately £1 million. Joint with TEDE group members.