Grants and Research Projects

  • Since 04/15: Transport Infrastructure, Long-Run Development and Policy: Evidence from England and Wales, c.1817 to 2011 (joint with Alex Trew, U St. Andrews)
    Institute for New Economic Thinking Grant ($95,000)
  • Since 02/13: Advanced Quantitative Methods Network, Phase II (AQMeN II), Co-Investigator on the strand “Household Location Choice: Urban Segmentation, Social Sorting and the Implications for Inequality of Opportunity.”
    (overall: £3,169,000; Bristol: £11,500)
  • 02/08–07/10: Intangible Assets and Regional Economic Growth (IAREG), EU FP7 Project on “Entrepreneurship Capital”
    (overall:  € 1,350,000, Working Package 3: €165,000)
  • 11/04-12/06: Adjustment Problems of the Labor Market in the ‘Bavarian Objective 2 Regions’ bordering on the Czech Republic,
    Project for the Bavarian State Government, Germany (€ 350,000)
  • 04/06-12/06: BMW’s Economic and Social Embeddedness in the Region
    Study for BMW’s production plant in Regensburg, Germany (€ 25,000)
  • 05/05-12/05: Product Ban Versus Risk Management by Setting Emissions and Technology Requirements—The Effect of Different Regulatory Schemes Taking the Use of Trichloroethylene in Sweden and Germany as an Example
    Study for DOW/SAFECHEM Europe GmbH (€ 10,000)