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Ian McQuin Dobbs

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First Name:Ian
Middle Name:McQuin
Last Name:Dobbs
RePEc Short-ID:pdo55


Economics Subject Group
Business School
Newcastle University

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:dencluk (more details at EDIRC)

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  1. Ian Mcquin Dobbs, 2015. "Ladder Pricing - A New Form of Wholesale Price Discrimination," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(1), pages 1-21, February.
  2. I. M. Dobbs & A. D. Miller, 2014. "Inducing risk preferences in multi-stage multi-agent laboratory experiments," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(16), pages 1924-1939, June.
  3. Ian M. Dobbs & Anthony D. Miller, 2012. "Inducing risk preferences in economics experiments," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(7), pages 657-660, May.
  4. Ian Dobbs, 2011. "Modeling welfare loss asymmetries arising from uncertainty in the regulatory cost of finance," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 39(1), pages 1-28, February.
  5. I.M. Dobbs, 2008. "Setting the Regulatory Allowed Rate of Return Using Simulation and Loss Functions -The Case for Standardising Procedures," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 9(3), pages 229-247, September.
  6. Ian Dobbs, 2006. "Defining Markets for Ex Ante Regulation using the Hypothetical Monopoly Test," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(1), pages 83-109.
  7. Ian M. Dobbs, 2004. "Intertemporal price cap regulation under uncertainty," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 114(495), pages 421-440, April.
  8. I. Dobbs & P. Richards, 2004. "Biases and errors in the assessment of market boundaries for ex ante regulation with an application to internet services in the UK," Competition and Regulation in Network Industries, Intersentia, vol. 5(2), pages 193-218, September.
  9. I. M. Dobbs, 2003. "Demand, cost elasticities and pricing benchmarks in the hypothetical monopoly test: the consequences of a simple SSNIP," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(9), pages 545-548.
  10. Dobbs, Ian M., 1999. "Compensating wage differentials and the value of life," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 103-109, April.
  11. Dobbs, Ian M, 1999. "The Anomaly of Size: Does It Really Matter?," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 4(2), pages 179-192, April.
  12. Ian M. Dobbs & Ian Molho, 1999. "Evolution and sub-optimal behaviour," Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 187-209.
  13. Cuthbertson, Keith & Dobbs, Ian M, 1996. "A Robust Methodology for Ramsey Pricing with an Application to UK Postal Services," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 44(3), pages 229-247, September.
  14. Ian M. Dobbs, 1995. "Hiring and Leasing with Nonlinear Prices," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 41(11), pages 1793-1805, November.
  15. M. Dobbs Ian & Paul Richards, 1994. "Entry and Component Pricing in Regulated Markets," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(3), pages 355-376.
  16. Brian Beavis & Ian Dobbs, 1994. "On the relative performance of alternative regulatory instruments for constraining a firm's profitability," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 60(3), pages 229-253, October.
  17. I. M. Dobbs, 1993. "Adjusting For Sample Selection Bias In The Individual Travel Cost Method," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 44(2), pages 335-342, May.
  18. Ian M. Dobbs, 1993. "Individual Travel Cost Method: Estimation and Benefit Assessment with a Discrete and Possibly Grouped Dependent Variable," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 75(1), pages 84-94.
  19. Dobbs, Ian M, 1992. "The Effect of Distinguishing Hours and Workers in Production on Labour Market Equilibrium," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 39(1), pages 14-20, February.
  20. Ian M. Dobbs, 1991. "Litter and Waste Management: Disposal Taxes versus User Charges," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 24(1), pages 221-227, February.
  21. Dobbs, Ian M, 1988. "Risk Aversion, Gambling and the Labour-Leisure Choice," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 35(2), pages 171-175, May.
  22. Dobbs, I M & Hill, M B & Waterson, M, 1987. "Industrial Structure and the Employment Consequences of Technical Change," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 39(3), pages 552-567, September.
  23. Beavis, Brian & Dobbs, Ian, 1987. "Firm behaviour under regulatory control of stochastic environmental wastes by probabilistic constraints," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 14(2), pages 112-127, June.
  24. Beavis, Brian & Dobbs, Ian M., 1986. "The dynamics of optimal environmental regulation," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 10(3), pages 415-423, September.
  25. Dobbs, I M, 1985. "A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Combined Heat and Power," The Manchester School of Economic & Social Studies, University of Manchester, vol. 53(3), pages 241-262, September.
  26. Dobbs, Ian M., 1985. "Shadow prices, consistency and the value of life," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 27(2), pages 177-193, July.
  27. Dobbs, Ian M & Hill, Martyn B, 1984. "Technical Innovation and the Demand for Goods," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 31(2), pages 147-156, June.
  28. Dobbs, Ian M., 1982. "Combined heat and power economics," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 4(4), pages 276-285, October.
  29. Dobbs, Ian, 1981. "Externality, efficiency and the pareto principle," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 1(2), pages 167-181, December.


  1. Dobbs, Ian, 2000. "Managerial Economics: Firms, Markets and Business Decisions," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198775706, Decembrie.
  2. Beavis,Brian & Dobbs,Ian, 1990. "Optimisation and Stability Theory for Economic Analysis," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521336055, November.

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