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Researcher: Blacklow, P (Dr Paul Blacklow)

Fields of Research

Welfare Economics
Economic Development and Growth
Health Economics
Microeconomic Theory
Applied Economics
Industry Economics and Industrial Organisation
Comparative Economic Systems
Economics of Education
Macroeconomics (incl. Monetary and Fiscal Theory)
Urban Sociology and Community Studies
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Economic Models and Forecasting
Econometric and Statistical Methods
Financial Economics
Cross-Sectional Analysis
Public Economics- Taxation and Revenue

Research Objectives

Microeconomics
Economic Framework
Industry Costs and Structure
Consumption
Preference, Behaviour and Welfare
Microeconomic Effects of Taxation
Monetary Policy
Micro Labour Market Issues
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Management and Productivity
Music
Cancer and Related Disorders
Finance Services

Career Best Publications

A Comparison of Income and Expenditure Inequality Estimates: The Australian Evidence, 1975-76 to 1993-94; The Australian Economic Review
Intra-Household Resource Allocation, Consumer Preferences and Commodity Tax Reforms: Australian Evidence; The Economic Record
Optimal Commodity Taxes in Australia; The Australian Economic Review

Research Publications

A Comparison of Income and Expenditure Inequality Estimates: The Australian Evidence, 1975-76 to 1993-94; The Australian Economic Review
A Regular Demand System with Commodity-Specific Demographic Effects; Economic Society Australian Meeting
Assessing Graduate Employment in the Presence of Endogeneity and Sample Selection Bias; Australian Conference of Economists
Demographic Demand Systems with Application to Equivalence Scales Estimation and Inequality Analysis: The Australian Evidence; Australian Economic Papers
Evaluation of the econometric and modelling approach of Commonwealth Grants Commission (CGC) Discussin paper 2003/04 Wage Input Costs and Wage Input Costs - Technical Update
Extent of income inequality in Australia
Fertility Choices of Australian Couples; Economic Society of Australia, Conference of Economists
Illicit Drug Reform in Tasmania A Cost Benefit Analysis
Inequality in Australia; Australian Conference of Economists
Inequality in Australia, 1975-76 to 1998-99; Economic Society of Australia, Conference of Economists
Inequality, Welfare, Household Composition and Prices A Comparative Study on Australian and Canadian Data
Intra-Household Resource Allocation, Consumer Preferences and Commodity Tax Reforms: Australian Evidence; The Economic Record
Life-Cycle Costs of Children; Econometric Society Australian Meeting
Optimal Commodity Taxes in Australia; The Australian Economic Review
Singing the Lordís Song in a Strange Land: An examination of the nexus between the Southern Gospel Choir and the city of Hobart, Tasmania; Made in Australia and New Zealand: Studies in Global Popular Music
Social Cost Benefit Assessment of Power Generation options for the Cook Islands
The Impact of Price Movements on Real Welfare through the PS-QAIDS Cost of Living Index for Australia and Canada; Econometric Society Australian Meeting

Research Projects

Mortgage Choice by Australian Households: A Study in Financial-Market Decision-Making; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Economic Impacts of Worker's Compensation Premiums in Tasmania
Illicit Drug Reform in Tasmania - A Cost Benefit Analysis
Inter-Generational Transfer Tax
NILS Defaults
Peer Review of the Social and Economic Impact of Gambling in Tasmania Report by the South Australian Centre for Economic Studies (SACES)
The analysis of economic wealth and cost of living of Tasmanian households

Research Candidate Supervision

Corporate Governance Mechanisms and Post-IPO Performance Structures of Young Entrepreneurial Firms
Estimations of Educational Production Functions and Technical Efficiency of Public Primary Schools in Tasmania
Trade and inequality- relationships and implications for developing countries