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First Name: Kevin
Middle Name: John
Last Name: Denny
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RePEc Short-ID: pde229

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Homepage: http://www.ucd.ie/research/people/economics/drkevinjmdenny/
Postal Address: School of Economics University College Dublin Belfield Dublin 4 Ireland
Phone: 01 716 4632

Affiliation

(75%) School of Economics
University College Dublin
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Homepage: http://www.ucd.ie/economics/
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(25%) Geary Institute
University College Dublin
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Homepage: http://www.ucd.ie/geary/
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Postal: Arts Annexe, Belfield, Dublin 4
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Kevin Denny & Cormac Ó Gráda, 2013. "Irish Attitudes to Immigration During and After the Boom," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201318, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  2. Kevin Denny, 2011. "The effect of abolishing university tuition costs: evidence from Ireland," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W11/05, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  3. Kevin Denny, 2011. "Civic returns to education: its effect on homophobia," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201108, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  4. Kevin Denny & Wen Zhang, 2010. "In praise of ambidexterity: How a continuum of handedness predicts social adjustment," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201004, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  5. Kevin Denny, 2010. "Height and well-being amongst older Europeans," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201036, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  6. Kevin Denny & Orla Doyle & Patricia O'Reilly & Vincent O'Sullivan, 2010. "Money, Mentoring and Making Friends: The Impact of a Multidimensional Access Program on Student Performance," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201011, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  7. Kevin Denny, 2010. "What did abolishing university fees in Ireland do?," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 201026, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  8. Orla Doyle & Kevin Denny, 2010. "The causal effect of breastfeeding on children's cognitive development: A quasi-experimental design," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 201020, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  9. Kevin Denny & Veruska Oppedisano, 2010. "Class Size Effects: Evidence Using a New Estimation Technique," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 201039, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  10. Kevin J. Denny, 2009. "Very simple marginal effects in some discrete choice models," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200909, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  11. Kevin Denny, 2009. "On a dubious theory of cross-country differences in intelligence," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200931, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  12. Kevin Denny, 2008. "Some further evidence against the Trivers Willard hypothesis in homo sapiens," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200822, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  13. Kevin Denny, 2008. "Cognitive ability and continuous measures of relative hand-skill. a note," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200805, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  14. Kevin Denny, 2008. "Beauty and intelligence may or may not- be related," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200802, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  15. Kevin Denny, 2008. "Big and Tall Parents do not Have More Sons," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200803, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  16. Kevin Denny, 2008. "Handedness and depression, evidence from a large population survey," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200815, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  17. Liam Delaney & Caroline Rawdon & Kevin Denny & Wen Zhang & Richard A.P. Roche, 2008. "Event-Related Potentials Reveal Differential Brain Regions Implicated in Discounting in Two Tasks," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200811, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  18. Kevin Denny & Orla Doyle, 2006. "Does Voting History Matter? Analysing Persistence in Turnout," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200607, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  19. Kevin Denny & Orla Doyle, 2006. "Measuring the Relationship between Voter Turnout and Health in Ireland," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200610, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  20. Kevin Denny, 2006. "Cognitive ability and hemispheric indecision: two surpluses and a deficit," Working Papers, Geary Institute, University College Dublin 200611, Geary Institute, University College Dublin.
  21. Kevin Denny & Vincent O'Sullivan, 2006. "The economic consequences of being left-handed: some sinister results," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W06/07, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  22. Kevin Denny & Patrick Orla Doyle, 2005. "“…Take up thy Bed, and Vote” Measuring the Relationship between Voting Behaviour and Indicators of Health," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200522, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  23. Kevin Denny, 2005. "Do teachers make better parents? -the differential performance of teachers’ children at school," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200505, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  24. Kevin Denny & Patrick Orla Doyle, 2005. "Returns to basic skills in Central and Eastern Europe - a semi-parametric approach," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200507, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  25. Kevin Denny & Patrick Orla Doyle, 2005. "Political Interest, Cognitive Ability and Personality - Determinants of Voter Turnout in Britain," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200511, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  26. Kevin Denny & Vincent O'Sullivan, 2004. "Alternative Instruments for Institutional Quality and the Effect of European Settlements on Economic Development," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200420, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  27. Kevin Denny, 2004. "Born to be wild? The Effect of Birth Order, Families and Schools on Truancy," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200421, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  28. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon & Reamonn Lydon, 2004. "An Econometric Analysis of Burglary in Ireland," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200416, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  29. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon & Vincent O'Sullivan, 2004. "Education, earnings and skills: a multi-country comparison," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W04/08, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  30. Kevin Denny & Vincent O'Sullivan, 2004. "Can education compensate for low ability? Evidence from British data," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W04/19, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  31. Kevin Denny, 2003. "The effects of human capital on social capital: a cross-country analysis," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W03/16, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  32. Kevin J Denny & Colm P Harmon & Vincent O’Sullivan, 2003. "Functional Literacy, Educational Attainment and Earnings - A Multi-Country Comparison," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200319, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  33. Arnaud Chevalier & Kevin Denny & Dorren McMahon, 2003. "A Multi-Country Study of Inter-Generational Educational Mobility," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200314, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  34. Denny, Kevin & Harmon, Colm & Lydon, Raemonn, 2002. "Cross Country Evidence on the Returns to Education: Patterns and Explanations," CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers 3199, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  35. Kevin J Denny, 2001. "The Effect of Payroll Taxes in the Monopoly Union Model - Four Lemmas and a Corollary," Working Papers, School Of Economics, University College Dublin 200112, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  36. Denny, K.J. & Harmon, C.P., 2000. "The Impact of Education and Training on the Labour Market Experiences of Yound Adults," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 00/1, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  37. Kevin Denny, 2000. "New methods for comparing literacy across populations: insights from the measurement of poverty," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W00/07, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  38. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon & Sandra Redmond, 2000. "Functional literacy, educational attainment and earnings - evidence from the international adult literacy survey," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W00/09, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  39. Denny, K.J. & Harmon, C.P. & Redmond, S., 2000. "Cognitive Skills, Educational Attainment and Earnings -Evidence from the International Adult Literacy Survey," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 00/04, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  40. Denny, K.J. & Harmon, C.P., 2000. "Education Policy Reform and the Return to Schooling from Instrumental Variables," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 00/12, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  41. Denny, K., 1999. "Asymmetric Central Bank Reaction Functions: An Application of Smooth Transition Regression," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 99/4, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  42. Denny, K.J. & Harmon, C.P., 1999. "Testing for Sheepskin Effects in Earnings Equations: Evidence for Five Countries," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 99/21, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  43. Denny, Kevin & Harmon, Colm & Redmond, Sandra, 1999. "Wages and Human Capital: Evidence from the Irish Data," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 99/3, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  44. Denny, K.J., 1998. "Worker's Wages and Payments to Union Officials: A Principal-Agent Model of Trade Unions and Workers," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 98/17, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  45. Denny, K.J., 1998. "The Many Forms of Trade Union Mark-Up," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 98/18, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  46. Denny, K, 1997. "Modelling Trade Union Membership : Open Shops and Private Goods," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 97/14, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  47. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon & Maurice Roche, 1997. "The distribution of discrimination in immigrant earnings - evidence from Britain 1974-1993," IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies W97/19, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  48. Denny, K & Guiomard, C, 1997. "Road Infrastructure and Productivity in Irish Manufacturing 1951-1994," Papers, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy- 97/06, College Dublin, Department of Political Economy-.
  49. Denny, K. & Nickell, S., 1990. "Unions And Investment In British Industry," Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics 9992, University of Oxford, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. Denny, Kevin, 2014. "The effect of abolishing university tuition costs: Evidence from Ireland," Labour Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 26(C), pages 26-33.
  2. Denny, Kevin & Doyle, Orla & McMullin, Patricia & O'Sullivan, Vincent, 2014. "Money, mentoring and making friends: The impact of a multidimensional access program on student performance," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 167-182.
  3. Denny, Kevin & Oppedisano, Veruska, 2013. "The surprising effect of larger class sizes: Evidence using two identification strategies," Labour Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 23(C), pages 57-65.
  4. Denny, Kevin J., 2011. "Instrumental variable estimation of the effect of prayer on depression," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 73(8), pages 1194-1199.
  5. Denny, K., 2011. "Do teachers make better parents? The differential performance of teachers’ children at school," Regional and Sectoral Economic Studies, Euro-American Association of Economic Development, Euro-American Association of Economic Development, vol. 11(3).
  6. Kevin Denny & Orla Doyle, 2010. "Returns to basic skills in central and eastern Europe," The Economics of Transition, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vol. 18(1), pages 183-208, 01.
  7. Kevin Denny & Vincent O’ Sullivan, 2007. "The Economic Consequences of Being Left-Handed: Some Sinister Results," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 42(2).
  8. Kevin Denny & Vincent O'sullivan, 2007. "Can education compensate for low ability? Evidence from British data," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(9), pages 657-660.
  9. Kevin Denny, 2002. "New methods for comparing literacy across populations: insights from the measurement of poverty," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 165(3), pages 481-493.
  10. Kevin Denny, 2001. "Asymmetric Central Bank Reaction Function: An Application of Smooth Transition Regression," International Economic Journal, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(4), pages 23-32.
  11. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon, 2001. "Testing for sheepskin effects in earnings equations: evidence for five countries," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 8(9), pages 635-637.
  12. Kevin Denny & Colm Harmon & Dorren McMahon & Sandra Redmond, 1999. "Literacy and Education in Ireland," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 30(3), pages 215-226.
  13. Kevin Denny, 1997. "Productivity and trade unions in British manufacturing industry 1973-85," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(10), pages 1403-1409.
  14. Steve Bond & Kevin Denny & John Hall & William McClusky, 1996. "Who pays business rates?," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 17(1), pages 19-35, February.
  15. Steve Bond & Kevin Denny & Michael Devereux, 1993. "Capital allowances and the impact of corporation tax on investment in the UK," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 14(2), pages 1-14, May.
  16. Denny, Kevin & Nickell, Stephen J, 1992. "Unions and Investment in British Industry," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, Royal Economic Society, vol. 102(413), pages 874-87, July.
  17. Kevin Denny & Ridge, M, 1992. "The implications of a switch to locally varying business rates," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 13(1), pages 22-37, February.
  18. Kevin Denny & Machin, S, 1991. "The role of profitability and industrial wages in firm level wage determination," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 12(2), pages 34-45, May.

Books

  1. Denny, Kevin & Harmon, Colm & O'Connell, Philip J., 2000. "Investing in People: The Labour Market Impact of Human Resource Interventions Funded under the 1994-1999 Community Support Framework in Ireland," Research Series, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), number PRS38.

NEP Fields

39 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2010-10-30
  2. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2008-05-31
  3. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (5) 2008-05-31 2010-04-04 2010-04-17 2010-05-15 2010-07-10. Author is listed
  4. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2009-08-02
  5. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (2) 2009-08-02 2010-12-18
  6. NEP-EDU: Education (9) 2010-04-17 2010-05-15 2010-05-29 2010-06-18 2010-07-24 2010-12-18 2010-12-18 2011-04-23 2011-06-04. Author is listed
  7. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2008-06-13 2008-08-21
  8. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2010-10-30
  9. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (3) 2008-05-31 2008-08-21 2010-10-30
  10. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (19) 2004-02-08 2004-07-11 2005-03-13 2008-05-31 2008-05-31 2008-05-31 2008-06-13 2008-08-21 2008-10-21 2010-04-17 2010-05-15 2010-05-29 2010-06-18 2010-07-24 2010-12-18 2010-12-18 2011-04-09 2011-04-23 2011-06-04. Author is listed
  11. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2001-09-10
  12. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2003-03-14
  13. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2013-12-29
  14. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (8) 2008-05-31 2008-06-13 2008-08-21 2009-11-07 2010-04-04 2010-04-17 2010-05-15 2010-07-10. Author is listed
  15. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2011-04-23 2011-06-04
  16. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2010-12-18 2011-04-23

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