J. R. Shackleton

Westminster Business School

35 Marylebone Road

London NW1 5LS

Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)

2 Lord North Street, Westminster

London, SW1P 3LB

United Kingdom

University of Buckingham

Hunter Street

Buckingham MK18 1EG

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

24

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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... and the Pursuit of Happiness - Wellbeing and the Role of Government

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Readings 64, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-25
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, George Mason University - Department of EconomicsMercatus Center at George Mason University, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Macquarie Law School, Volterra Consulting, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Universidad Camilo Jose Cela, Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Independent, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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happiness economics, wellbeing, government spending, economic theory

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Should We Mind the Gap? Gender Pay Differentials and Public Policy

Insititute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Hobart Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Dec 2008
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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gender pay gap, gender discrimination, equal pay, women's pay, sex discrimination, labour regulations, anti-discrimination legislation

The Profit Motive in Education: Continuing the Revolution

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Readings 65, 2012
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 20 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2013
University of Newcastle, Ball State University - Department of Economics, Florida State University - Department of Economics, Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES), Independent, American Enterprise Institute, Independent, Independent, Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Ohio University - Department of Economics, West London Free School and Independent
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Top Dogs and Fat Cats: The Debate on High Pay

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 215 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Bristol, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University College London - Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty, Independent, Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA), University College London and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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UK, Britain, wage, salary, employment, corporate governance, business administration, government policy, populism, government regulation, pay ratios

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Having Your Say: Threats to Free Speech in the 21st Century

Number of pages: 287 Posted: 03 Aug 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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Robocalypse Now? Why we Shouldn't Panic about Automation, Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence

Institute of Economic Affairs Current Controversies No. 61
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, government regulation, regulation, automation, technology, economic development, artificial intelligence, robots

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Pass the Remote: Why We Can't All Work From Home

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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working from home, labour economics, COVID-19, coronavirus, lockdown, pandemic, government policy, behavioural economics, inequality

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The Labour Market Under 'New Labour': The First Two Terms

Economic Affairs, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 31-38, September 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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Rebooting Britain: How the UK Economy Can Recover from Coronavirus

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Julian Jessop, J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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uk, lockdown, COVID-19, government policy, state intervention, coronavirus, economic recovery, free market, private sector

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Back to School - and After

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 May 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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education reform, education policy, uk, schools

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Working to Rule: The Damaging Economics of UK Employment Regulation

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 284 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, EU, European Union, employment regulation, business administration, government regulation, wage

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Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Britain and Europe's Dysfunctional Relationship

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 350 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, Independent, Independent, University of Auckland Business School (Deceased), Cardiff University Business School, Institute of Economic Affairs, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, Cranfield University, University of Buckingham, Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Consultant, Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), University of Buckingham, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Cass Business School
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Brexit, UK, EU, Britain, European Union, economic integration, macroeconomics, international trade, policy coordination, international organisations

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Restructuring Minimum Wages: Complexity, Compliance, and a Case for Reform

Institute of Economic Affairs Discussion Paper No. 92
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, minimum wage, equality, employment, wage, salary, labour compensation

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Balancing the Economy: The Hand of Government or the Invisible Hand?

Institute of Economic Affairs Discussion Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton, J. R. Shackleton and Diego Zuluaga
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Cato Institute - Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives
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Britain, UK, Brexit, public economics, fiscal policy, government regulation, manufacturing, service economy

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Abolishing the Higher Education Research Excellence Framework (the REF)

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, 2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Sep 2021
J. R. Shackleton, J. R. Shackleton and Philip Booth
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
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Conspiracy Against The Public? Occupational Regulation in the UK Economy

Institute of Economic Affairs, Institute of Economic Affairs Current Controversies No. 56
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, EU, European Union, occupational regulation, occupational licensing, employment, competition, regulation, public policy

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Ad Break: Why Curbs on Advertising Harm Free Speech

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Aug 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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A Response to the Taylor Review

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton, J. R. Shackleton and Jamie Whyte
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, labour market, employment, public policy, zero-hour contract

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How to Create New Jobs

Institute of Economic Affairs, Briefing 16: October 2020
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Jun 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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job creation, economic recovery, deregulation, employment law, unemployment

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Being Your Own Boss: Should the Government Care?

Institute of Economic Affairs
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 May 2021
J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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self-employment, uk, government regulation, taxation, COVID-19 response

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The Minimum Wage: Silver Bullet or Poisoned Chalice?

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Sep 2021
Ryan Bourne, J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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Getting the State out of Pre-School & Childcare: Ending the Nannying of UK Parents

Institute of Economic Affairs Discussion Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Ryan Bourne, J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, childcare, government intervention, childcare subsidies

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And how much do you earn? Public pressure for regulation of pay

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Ryan Bourne, J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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UK, Britain, minimum wage, income inequality, wealth, wage, inequality, equality, gender pay gap

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Renationalisation: Back to the Future?

Institute of Economic Affairs Current Controversies No.72
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Julian Jessop, J. R. Shackleton and J. R. Shackleton
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) and Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
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nationalisation, UK, industrial policy, privatisation, business administration, government policy