Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to follow this author

Alan Collins

Contents:

This is information that was supplied by Alan Collins in registering through RePEc. If you are Alan Collins , you may change this information at the RePEc Author Service. Or if you are not registered and would like to be listed as well, register at the RePEc Author Service. When you register or update your RePEc registration, you may identify the papers and articles you have authored.

Personal Details

First Name: Alan
Middle Name:
Last Name: Collins
Suffix:

RePEc Short-ID: pco177

Email: [This author has chosen not to make the email address public]
Homepage:
Postal Address: Department of Economics Richmond Building, Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE UK
Phone:

Affiliation

Department of Economics
University of Portsmouth
Location: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://www.port.ac.uk/departments/academic/economics/
Email:
Phone: +44 (0)1705 844082
Fax: +44 (0)1705 844037
Postal: Richmond Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 3DE
Handle: RePEc:edi:depbsuk (more details at EDIRC)

Works

as in new window

Working papers

  1. Alan Collins and Jen Snowball, 2013. "Transformation, Job Creation and Subsidies to Creative Industries: The Case of South Africa’s Film and Television Sector," Working Papers 401, Economic Research Southern Africa.
  2. David C Broadstock & Alan Collins & Lester C Hunt, 2010. "Transportation Oil Demand Consumer Preferences and Asymmetric Price Responses: Some UK Evidence," Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics Discussion Papers (SEEDS) 126, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics, University of Surrey.
  3. A. Collins & A. E. Scorcu & R. Zanola, 2008. "Distribution Conventionality in the Movie Sector: An Econometric Analysis of Cinema Supply," Working Papers 639, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna.
  4. A. Collins & A. E. Scorcu & R. Zanola, 2007. "Sample Selection Bias and Time Instability of Hedonic Art Price Indexes," Working Papers 610, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna.
  5. Colin Black & David C. Broadstock & Alan Collins & Lester C. Hunt, 2006. "Food Superstores, Food Deserts and Traffic Generation in the UK: A Semi-Parametric Regression Approach," Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics Discussion Papers (SEEDS) 112, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), School of Economics, University of Surrey.
  6. Alan Collins & Richard O'Doherty & Martin C. Snell, 2006. "Rising Stars, Superstars and Dying Stars: Hedonic Explorations of Autograph Prices," Working Papers 0603, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  7. Collins, A. & Hand, C. & Snell, M.C., 2001. "What Makes a Blockbuster? Economic Analysis of Film Success in the United Kingdom," Papers 137, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  8. Collins, A. & Harris, R.I.D., 2001. "Does Plant Ownership Affect the level of Pollution Abatement Expenditure?," Papers 138, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  9. Cameron, S. & Collins, A., 2001. "Estimates of a Model of Male Participation in the Market for Female Heterosexual Prostitution Services," Papers 139, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  10. Collins, A. & Cameron, S. & Thew, N., 1998. "Prostitution Services : An Exploratory Empirical Analysis," Papers 111, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  11. Cameron, S. & Collins, A. & Murphy, L., 1998. "Management of Musicians: An Exploratory Economic Analysis," Papers 114, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  12. Collins, A. & Snell, M.C., 1998. "Parental Preferences and Choice of Secondary School. An Exploratory Microeconomic Case Study in Southern England," Papers 110, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  13. Collins, A. & Cameron, S., 1997. "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?: An Economic Analysis of Relationship Preferences in Personal Advertisements," Papers 105, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  14. Collins, A., 1997. "The Property Rights Approach: An Uprising in the Economics of Urban Public Transport," Papers 104, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  15. Butler-Smith, P. & Cameron, S. & Collins, A., 1997. "Gender Differences in Mate Search Effort.: an Exploratory Economic Analysis of Personal Advertisements," Papers 69r, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  16. Cameron, S & Collins, A, 1996. "Personal Introduction Agencies in the United Kingdom : Estimates of an Average Cost Function," Papers 84, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  17. Collins, A. & Nowell, D., 1996. "SMEs and Non-Conforming Land Uses: From Zoning to Corporate Environmental Management," Papers 68, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  18. Collins, A & Jennings, C, 1996. "A Club Good Perspective on Gangsters and Revolutionaries," Papers 88, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  19. Collins, A. & Hand, C., 1996. "Making a Crisis out of a Drama: Should we Continue Public Financial Support for the British Theatre?," Papers 78, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  20. Butler-Smith, P. & Cameron, S. & Collins, A., 1996. "Gender Differences in Mate Search Effort," Papers 69, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  21. Collins, A. & Stapleton, M. & Whitmarsh, D., 1996. "A bioeconomic model of fishery-pollution interation," Discussion Papers 106., Centre for the Economics and Management of Aquatic Resources.
  22. Yao,S. & Collins,A., 1996. "Innovative Activity Over the Buisness Cycle:an Alternative Interpretation," Papers 64, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  23. Collins, A., 1996. "The Limits of Tourism as an Engine of Sustainable Development," Papers 82, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  24. Collins, A. & O'Doherty, R., 1995. "Trunk Road Investment, Environmental Costs and Bureaucracy," Papers 51, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.
  25. Cameron, S. & Collins, A., 1994. "Economics of Dangerous Liaisons: Deliberate Misrepresentation of Preferences for Entertainment," Papers 47, Portsmouth University - Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Antonakakis, Nikolaos & Collins, Alan, 2014. "The impact of fiscal austerity on suicide: On the empirics of a modern Greek tragedy," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 112(C), pages 39-50.
  2. Sabrina Bunyan & Alan Collins, 2013. "Digital Exclusion Despite Digital Accessibility: Empirical Evidence from an English City," Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, Royal Dutch Geographical Society KNAG, vol. 104(5), pages 588-603, December.
  3. A. Collins & A. E. Scorcu & R. Zanola, 2013. "Read the book and see the film? The consumption of different versions of cultural goods," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(16), pages 1516-1520, November.
  4. Asteris, Michael & Collins, Alan & Jones, Dylan F., 2012. "Container port infrastructure in north-west Europe: Policy-level modeling," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 34(2), pages 312-324.
  5. Cox, Adam & Collins, Alan & Woods, Lee & Ferguson, Neil, 2012. "A household level environmental Kuznets curve? Some recent evidence on transport emissions and income," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 115(2), pages 187-189.
  6. David C. Broadstock & Alan Collins & Lester C. Hunt, 2011. "Transportation oil demand, consumer preferences and asymmetric prices," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 38(5), pages 528-536, November.
  7. Alan Collins & Guy Judge, 2010. "Differential enforcement across police jurisdictions and client demand in paid sex markets," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 29(1), pages 43-55, February.
  8. Bhagaporn Wattanadumrong & Alan Collins & Martin Snell, 2010. "Still Big in Bangkok? An Empirical Analysis of the Regional Distribution of Foreign Direct Investment in Thailand," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(3), pages 329-348.
  9. Broadstock, David C. & Collins, Alan, 2010. "Measuring unobserved prices using the structural time-series model: The case of cycling," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 44(4), pages 195-200, May.
  10. Cox, Joe & Collins, Alan & Drinkwater, Stephen, 2010. "Seeders, leechers and social norms: Evidence from the market for illicit digital downloading," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 22(4), pages 299-305, December.
  11. David C. Broadstock & Alan Collins & Lester C. Hunt, 2010. "Modelling car trip generations for UK residential developments using data from TRICS," Transportation Planning and Technology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(8), pages 671-678, September.
  12. Michael Asteris & Alan Collins, 2009. "UK Container Port Investment and Competition: Impediments to the Market," Transport Reviews, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(2), pages 163-178, February.
  13. Alan Collins & Victor Fernandez-Blanco & Juan Prieto-Rodriguez, 2009. "Characteristics of buyers and renters of cultural goods: the case of movies," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(2), pages 195-210.
  14. Alan Collins & Antonello E. Scorcu & Roberto Zanola, 2009. "Distribution conventionality in the movie sector: an econometric analysis of cinema supply," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(8), pages 517-527.
  15. Collins, Alan & Scorcu, Antonello & Zanola, Roberto, 2009. "Reconsidering hedonic art price indexes," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 104(2), pages 57-60, August.
  16. Alan Collins & Chris Hand & Maggie Linnell, 2008. "Analyzing repeat consumption of identical cultural goods: some exploratory evidence from moviegoing," Journal of Cultural Economics, Springer, vol. 32(3), pages 187-199, September.
  17. Collins, Alan & Judge, Guy, 2008. "Client participation in paid sex markets under alternative regulatory regimes," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 28(4), pages 294-301, December.
  18. Alan Collins & Guy Judge & Neil Rickman, 2007. "On the economics of plagiarism," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 24(2), pages 93-107, October.
  19. Michael Asteris & Alan Collins, 2007. "Developing Britain’s port infrastructure: markets, policy, and location," Environment and Planning A, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 39(9), pages 2271-2286, September.
  20. Jones, D.F. & Collins, A. & Hand, C., 2007. "A classification model based on goal programming with non-standard preference functions with application to the prediction of cinema-going behaviour," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 177(1), pages 515-524, February.
  21. Alan Collins, 2007. "Making Truly Competitive Cities - On The Appropriate Role For Local Government," Economic Affairs, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 27(3), pages 75-80, 09.
  22. Michael Asteris & Alan Collins, 2006. "The UK Project Appraisal Framework for Ports: A Critique," Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, London School of Economics and University of Bath, vol. 40(1), pages 161-171, January.
  23. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 2006. "Addict Death and Welfare Economics," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 65(4), pages 963-969, October.
  24. Alan Collins & Richard O'Doherty & Martin Snell, 2006. "Household participation in waste recycling: Some national survey evidence from Scotland," Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 49(1), pages 121-140.
  25. Alan Collins & Chris Hand & Andrew Ryder, 2005. "The lure of the multiplex? The interplay of time, distance, and cinema attendance," Environment and Planning A, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 37(3), pages 483-501, March.
  26. Alan Collins & Chris Hand, 2005. "Analyzing moviegoing demand: an individual-level cross-sectional approach," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(5), pages 319-330.
  27. Alan Collins & Richard I. D. Harris, 2005. "The Impact Of Foreign Ownership And Efficiency On Pollution Abatement Expenditure By Chemical Plants: Some Uk Evidence," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 52(5), pages 747-768, November.
  28. Alan Collins, 2004. "Sexual Dissidence, Enterprise and Assimilation: Bedfellows in Urban Regeneration," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 41(9), pages 1789-1806, August.
  29. Alan Collins, 2004. "Sexuality and Sexual Services in the Urban Economy and Socialscape: An Overview," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 41(9), pages 1631-1641, August.
  30. Richard O'Doherty & Ian Bailey & Alan Collins, 2003. "Regulatory failure via market evolution: the case of UK packaging recycling," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 21(4), pages 579-595, August.
  31. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 2003. "Estimates of a Model of Male Participation in the Market for Female Heterosexual Prostitution Services," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 16(3), pages 271-288, November.
  32. Alan Collins & Richard I. D. Harris, 2002. "Does Plant Ownership Affect the Level of Pollution Abatement Expenditure?," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 78(2), pages 171-189.
  33. Alan Collins & Chris Hand & Martin C. Snell, 2002. "What makes a blockbuster? Economic analysis of film success in the United Kingdom," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(6), pages 343-354.
  34. Colin Black & Alan Collins & Martin Snell, 2001. "Encouraging Walking: The Case of Journey-to-school Trips in Compact Urban Areas," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 38(7), pages 1121-1141, June.
  35. Alan Collins, 2000. "Surrender Value of Capital Assets: The Economics of Strategic Virginity Loss," Journal of Bioeconomics, Springer, vol. 2(3), pages 193-201, October.
  36. Alan Collins & Martin Snell, 2000. "Parental preferences and choice of school," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(7), pages 803-813.
  37. Cameron, Samuel & Collins, Alan, 2000. "Random utility maximiser seeks similar: An economic analysis of commitment level in personal relationships," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 21(1), pages 73-90, February.
  38. Alan Collins, 2000. "Natural capitalism: the next industrial revolution by Paul Hawken, Amory B Lovins and L Hunter Lovins, 1999. Earthscan, xix + 396 pp, £18.99 (hbk). ISBN 1 85383 461 0," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 8(3), pages 165-166.
  39. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins & Neill Thew, 1999. "Prostitution services: an exploratory empirical analysis," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 31(12), pages 1523-1529.
  40. Alan Collins & Richard I.D. Harris, 1999. "Downsizing and productivity: The case of UK motor vehicle manufacturing 1974-1994," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 20(5), pages 281-290.
  41. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 1999. "Looks unimportant? A demand function for male attractiveness by female personal advertisers," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 6(6), pages 381-384.
  42. Alan Collins & Shujie Yao, 1998. "On innovative activity over the business cycle: a note," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(12), pages 785-788.
  43. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 1998. "Personal introduction agencies in the United Kingdom: estimates of an average cost function," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(2), pages 81-83.
  44. Aying Liu & Alan Collins & Shujie Yao, 1998. "A Multi-Objective and Multi-Design Evaluation Procedure for Environmental Protection Forestry," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 12(2), pages 225-240, September.
  45. Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 1998. "Cigarette consumption in Turkey: Tansel's spurious regression," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(6), pages 351-353.
  46. Paul Butler-Smith & Samuel Cameron & Alan Collins, 1998. "Gender differences in mate search effort: an exploratory economic analysis of personal advertisements," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(10), pages 1277-1285.
  47. Cameron, Samuel & Collins, Alan, 1997. "Transaction costs and partnerships: The case of rock bands," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 32(2), pages 171-183, February.
  48. Cameron, Samuel & Collins, Alan, 1997. "Estimates of a Hedonic Ageing Equation for Partner Search," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 50(3), pages 409-18.

NEP Fields

5 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (4) 2006-04-08 2007-11-24 2008-09-13 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2010-09-18

Statistics

This author is among the top 5% authors according to these criteria:
  1. Number of Distinct Works

Most cited item

Most downloaded item (past 12 months)

Access and download statistics for all items

Co-authorship network on CollEc

Corrections

For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.

To update listings or check citations waiting for approval, Alan Collins should log into the RePEc Author Service

To make corrections to the bibliographic information of a particular item, find the technical contact on the abstract page of that item. There, details are also given on how to add or correct references and citations.

To link different versions of the same work, where versions have a different title, use this form. Note that if the versions have a very similar title and are in the author's profile, the links will usually be created automatically.

Please note that most corrections can take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.