Richard F. Disney

University of Nottingham

School of Economics

Nottingham NG7 2RD

United Kingdom

Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

7 Ridgmount Street

London, WC1E 7AE

United Kingdom

Axia Economics

38 Concanon Road

London SW2 5TA

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Financial Literacy and Indebtedness: New Evidence for U.K. Consumers

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 May 2011
John Gathergood and Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Nottingham
Downloads 184 (97,431)
Citation 4

Abstract:

financial literacy, consumer credit, financial education

2.

The Impact of Tax and Welfare Policies on Employment and Unemployment in OECD Countries

IMF Working Paper No. 00/164
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Feb 2006
Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham
Downloads 175 (134,855)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Taxes welfare spending tax structure microeconometrics

3.

Household Saving Rates and the Design of Social Security Programmes: Evidence from a Country Panel

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1541
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham
Downloads 151 (151,810)

Abstract:

social security reform, household saving

4.

The Economic Well-Being of Older People in International Perspective: A Critical Review

Luxembourg Income Study Working Paper No. 306
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2002
Richard F. Disney and Edward Whitehouse
University of Nottingham and Axia Economics
Downloads 139 (169,939)
Citation 4

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5.

Why Use ROSCAs When You Can Use Banks? Theory and Evidence from Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5767
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Abbi M. Kedir, Richard F. Disney and Indraneel Dasgupta
University of Leicester - Department of Economics, University of Nottingham and Durham University - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 87 (211,293)

Abstract:

household saving, credit institutions, ROSCAs, Ethiopia

House Prices, Wealth Effects and Labour Supply

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Richard F. Disney and John Gathergood
University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 34 (385,723)

Abstract:

labour supply, wealth effects, house prices

House Prices, Wealth Effects and Labour Supply

CFS WP No. 556
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Richard F. Disney and John Gathergood
University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 29 (407,643)

Abstract:

Labour supply, Wealth effects, House prices

7.

British Unions in Decline: An Examination of the 1980s Fall in Trade Union Recognition

NBER Working Paper No. w4733
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Nov 2000
Richard F. Disney, Amanda Gosling and Stephen J. Machin
University of Nottingham, University of Essex - Department of Economics and University College London - Department of Economics
Downloads 54 (300,078)
Citation 14

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Downloads 40 (355,687)

Book Reviews

The World Economy, Vol. 25, pp. 313-317, 2002
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Jul 2003
Richard F. Disney, F. Gulcin Ozkan, P.J. Dawson and Michael Bleaney
University of Nottingham, University of York, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 20 (456,237)

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Book Reviews

The World Economy, Vol. 26, pp. 123-127, January 2003
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Richard F. Disney, Magdalena Polan, Anne Booth and Michael Bleaney
University of Nottingham, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 20 (456,237)

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Restructuring and Productivity Growth in UK Manufacturing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2463
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 May 2001
Richard F. Disney, Jonathan Haskel and Ylva Heden Westerdahl
University of Nottingham, Imperial College Business School and Queen Mary, University of London
Downloads 25 (427,874)
Citation 82

Abstract:

Entry, exit, market selection, productivity, restructuring, total factor productivity

Restructuring and Productivity Growth in UK Manufacturing

Economic Journal, Vol. 113, pp. 666-694, July 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2003
Richard F. Disney, Jonathan Haskel and Ylva Heden Westerdahl
University of Nottingham, Imperial College Business School and Queen Mary, University of London
Downloads 15 (485,073)
Citation 82

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10.

Pension Reform and Economic Performance in Britain in the 1980s and 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w9556
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Mar 2003
Richard F. Disney, Carl Emmerson and Sarah Smith
University of Nottingham, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and University of Bristol
Downloads 29 (397,217)
Citation 4

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11.

The Labour Supply Effect of the Abolition of the Earnings Rule for Older Workers in the United Kingdom

Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. C136-C152, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Dec 2002
Richard F. Disney and Sarah Smith
University of Nottingham and University of Bristol
Downloads 28 (401,608)
Citation 14

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12.

A New Method for Estimating Public Sector Pay Premia: Evidence from Britain in the 1990's

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3787
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Apr 2003
Richard F. Disney and Amanda Gosling
University of Nottingham and University of Essex - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (410,875)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Measurement error, pay determination, selection effects

13.

The Internationalisation of Public Welfare Policy

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 502, pp. C62-C81, March 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2005
James W. Banks, Richard F. Disney, Alan Duncan and John Van Reenen
Institute for Fiscal Studies, University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 25 (415,617)
Citation 6

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14.

Are Contributions to Public Pension Programmes a Tax on Employment?

Economic Policy, Vol. 19, No. 39, pp. 267-311, July 2004
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jul 2004
Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham
Downloads 23 (425,641)
Citation 27

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15.

Entry, Exit and Establishment Survival in UK Manufacturing

Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 51, pp. 91-112, March 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Sep 2003
Richard F. Disney, Jonathan Haskel and Ylva Heden Westerdahl
University of Nottingham, Imperial College Business School and Queen Mary, University of London
Downloads 23 (425,641)
Citation 45

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16.

Has the Introduction of Microfinance Crowded-Out Informal Loans in Malawi?

Discussion Papers 10/08, University of Nottingham, CREDIT
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Richard F. Disney, Eleonora Fichera and Trudy Owens
University of Nottingham, University of Manchester and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 18 (397,217)

Abstract:

informal lending, microfinance, evaluation methods

17.

Disability, Capacity for Work and the Business Cycle: An International Perspective

Economic Policy, Vol. 25, Issue 63, pp. 483-536, July 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Nottingham and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2 (531,074)
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18.

What is a Public Sector Pension Worth?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 119, Issue 541, pp. F517-F535, November 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Richard F. Disney, Carl Emmerson and Gemma Tetlow
University of Nottingham, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
Downloads 2 (531,074)
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19.

Reform of Ill-Health Retirement Benefits for Police in England and Wales: The Roles of National Policy and Local Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w18479
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Rowena Crawford and Richard F. Disney
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and University of Nottingham
Downloads 1 (515,791)

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20.

House Price Shocks and Household Indebtedness in the United Kingdom

Economica, Vol. 77, Issue 307, pp. 472-496, July 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Richard F. Disney, Sarah Bridges and John Gathergood
University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham - School of Economics
Downloads 1 (540,002)
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21.

Tax Reform and Retirement Saving Incentives: Take-Up of Stakeholder Pensions in the UK

Economica, Vol. 77, Issue 306, pp. 213-233, April 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Mar 2010
Richard F. Disney, Carl Emmerson and Matthew Wakefield
University of Nottingham, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1 (540,002)
Citation 1

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22.

Household Finances, Income Shocks, and Family Separation in Britain

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 698-718, 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Sarah Bridges and Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham
Downloads 0 (553,280)

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23.

Booms, Busts and Retirement Timing

Economica, Vol. 82, Issue 327, pp. 399-419, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jun 2015
Richard F. Disney, Anita Ratcliffe and Sarah Smith
University of Nottingham, University of Sheffield - Department of Economics and University of Bristol
Downloads 0 (553,280)

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Household Indebtedness and Separation in Britain: Evidence from the Families and Children Survey

Child and Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 24-38, 2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Sarah Bridges and Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham and University of Nottingham
Downloads 0 (540,002)

Abstract:

childrens law, family law, recession, Families and Children Survey, partnership dissolution, divorce, Gary Becker

25.

Crises in Public Pension Programmes in OECD: What are the Reform Options?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 110, Issue 461, February 2000
Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Richard F. Disney
University of Nottingham

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