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Michael Barrow

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  1. Ray Bachan & Michael Barrow, 2006. "Modelling Curriculum Choice at A-level: Why is Business Studies More Popular than Economics?," International Review of Economic Education, Economics Network, University of Bristol, vol. 5(2), pages 58-80.
  2. Michael Barrow, 2003. "An Economic Analysis of the UK Landfill Permits Scheme," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 24(3), pages 361-381, September.
  3. Eoin Reeves & Michael Barrow, 2000. "The Impact of Contracting Out on the Costs of Refuse Collection Services - The Case of Ireland," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 31(2), pages 129-150.
  4. Michael Barrow, 1997. "The Further Education Funding Council's New Funding Methodology," Education Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(2), pages 135-151.
  5. Michael Barrow, 1996. "A formula for chaos The funding mechanisms for schools do not promote stability," New Economy, Institute for Public Policy Research, vol. 3(4), pages 209-213, December.
  6. M Barrow, 1996. "The reform of schools funding: some case-study lessons," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 14(3), pages 351-366, June.
  7. Richard Barnett & Michael Barrow & Peter Smith, 1991. "Representation without taxation: an empirical assessment of the validity of the accountability argument underlying the reform of local government finance in England," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 12(3), pages 30-46, August.
  8. Michael Barrow & Adam Wagstaff, 1989. "Efficiency measurement in the public sector: an appraisal," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 10(1), pages 72-97, February.
  9. M M Barrow, 1989. "Local authority responses to grants: different types of response and equilibrium," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 7(3), pages 313-320, June.
  10. M M Barrow, 1986. "Central grants to local governments: a game theoretic approach," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 4(2), pages 155-164, April.
  11. Heal, Geoffrey & Barrow, Michael, 1981. "Empirical investigation of the long-term movement of resource prices : A preliminary report," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 95-103.

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Articles

  1. Ray Bachan & Michael Barrow, 2006. "Modelling Curriculum Choice at A-level: Why is Business Studies More Popular than Economics?," International Review of Economic Education, Economics Network, University of Bristol, vol. 5(2), pages 58-80.

    Cited by:

    1. Don J. Webber & Andrew Mearman, 2009. "Students’ perceptions of economics:Identifying demand for further study," Working Papers 0914, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.

  2. Michael Barrow, 2003. "An Economic Analysis of the UK Landfill Permits Scheme," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 24(3), pages 361-381, September.

    Cited by:

    1. Norimichi Matsueda & Yoko Nagase, 2011. "An Economic Analysis of the Packaging Waste Recovery Note System in the UK," Discussion Paper Series 72, School of Economics, Kwansei Gakuin University, revised Jun 2011.
    2. Don Fullerton & Andrew Leicester & Stephen Smith, 2008. "Environmental Taxes," NBER Working Papers 14197, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

  3. Eoin Reeves & Michael Barrow, 2000. "The Impact of Contracting Out on the Costs of Refuse Collection Services - The Case of Ireland," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 31(2), pages 129-150.

    Cited by:

    1. Pérez-López, Gemma & Prior, Diego & Zafra-Gómez, José Luis & Plata-Díaz, Ana María, 2016. "Cost efficiency in municipal solid waste service delivery. Alternative management forms in relation to local population size," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 255(2), pages 583-592.
    2. Graziano Abrate & Fabrizio Erbetta & Giovanni Fraquelli & Davide Vannoni, 2011. "The Costs of Disposal and Recycling. An Application to Italian Municipal Solid Waste Services," Carlo Alberto Notebooks 232, Collegio Carlo Alberto.
    3. Jana Soukopová & Vojtìch Ficek, 2014. "Factors Influencing the Selection of Waste Collection Companies by Municipalities – Are Municipal Decision Effective?," Working Papers 15, Masaryk University, Faculty of Economics and Administration, Department of Public Economics, revised Dec 2014.
    4. Morgenroth, Edgar, 2005. "Waste Collection, Double Taxation and Local Finance," Papers BP2006/4, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
    5. Norimichi Matsueda & Jun'ichi Miki, 2013. "Contracting-Out of Household Waste Collection Services in Japan," Discussion Paper Series 111, School of Economics, Kwansei Gakuin University, revised Nov 2013.
    6. Elbert Dijkgraaf & Raymond H J M Gradus, 2008. "Institutional developments in the Dutch waste-collection market," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 26(1), pages 110-126, February.
    7. Bel Germà & Fageda Xavier & E. Mildred, 2014. "Is private production of public services cheaper than public production? A meta-regression analysis of solid waste and water services," Public administration issues, Higher School of Economics, issue 3, pages 103-140.
    8. Paul H. Jensen & Robin E. Stonecash, 2004. "The Efficiency of Public Sector Outsourcing Contracts: A Literature Review," Melbourne Institute Working Paper Series wp2004n29, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, The University of Melbourne.
    9. Thomas C. Kinnaman & Kenji Takeuchi (ed.), 2014. "Handbook on Waste Management," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 14571.
    10. Giuseppe Cinquegrana & Serena Migliardo & Domenico Sarno, 2016. "Comparative analysis of private and public provision of the water and waste services by the Italian municipalities," ECONOMIA PUBBLICA, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2016(3), pages 149-176.
    11. Elbert Dijkgraaf & Raymond Gradus, 2004. "Cost savings of contracting out refuse collection," Public Economics 0409002, EconWPA.
    12. Germa Bel & Anton Costas, 2006. "Do Public Sector Reforms Get Rusty? Local Privatization in Spain," Journal of Economic Policy Reform, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 9(1), pages 1-24.
    13. Germà Bel, 2013. "Local government size and efficiency in capital-intensive services: what evidence is there of economies of scale, density and scope?," Chapters,in: The Challenge of Local Government Size, chapter 6, pages 148-170 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    14. Germà Bel & Xavier Fageda & Melania Mur, 2011. "Privatization, cooperation and costs of solid waste services in small towns," IREA Working Papers 201111, University of Barcelona, Research Institute of Applied Economics, revised Jul 2011.
    15. Soukopová, Jana & Vaceková, Gabriela & Klimovský, Daniel, 2017. "Local waste management in the Czech Republic: Limits and merits of public-private partnership and contracting out," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 48(C), pages 201-209.
    16. Graziano Abrate & Fabrizio Erbetta & Giovanni Fraquelli & Davide Vannoni, 2012. "Size and Density Economies in Refuse Collection," Working papers 009, Department of Economics and Statistics (Dipartimento di Scienze Economico-Sociali e Matematico-Statistiche), University of Torino.
    17. Bernardino Benito & José Solana & María-Rocío Moreno, 2014. "Explaining efficiency in municipal services providers," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 42(3), pages 225-239, December.
    18. Cuadrado-Ballesteros, Beatriz & García-Sánchez, Isabel-María & Prado-Lorenzo, José-Manuel, 2013. "Effect of modes of public services delivery on the efficiency of local governments: A two-stage approach," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 26(C), pages 23-35.
    19. Suho Bae, 2010. "Public Versus Private Delivery Of Municipal Solid Waste Services: The Case Of North Carolina," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 28(3), pages 414-428, July.
    20. Ohlsson, H., 1998. "Ownership and Production Costs Choosing Between Public Production and Contracting Out," Papers 1998-6, Uppsala - Working Paper Series.
    21. Germà Bel & Melania Mur, 2008. "Intermunicipal cooperation and privatization of solid waste services among small municipalities in Spain," IREA Working Papers 200816, University of Barcelona, Research Institute of Applied Economics, revised Dec 2008.
    22. E. Dijkgraaf & R. H. J. M. Gradus & B. Melenberg, 2003. "Contracting out refuse collection," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 28(3), pages 553-570, July.
    23. Copenhagen Economics, 2013. "VAT in the Public Sector and Exemptions in the Public Interest," Taxation Studies 0045, Directorate General Taxation and Customs Union, European Commission.
    24. Friese, Maria & Heimeshoff, Ulrich & Klein, Gordon, 2018. "Property rights and transaction costs: The role of ownership and organization in German public service provision," DICE Discussion Papers 282, University of Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE).
    25. Friese, Maria & Heimeshoff, Ulrich & Klein, Gordon J., 2016. "Property rights and transaction costs : The role of ownership and organization in German public service provision," Arbeitspapiere 173, University of Münster, Institute for Cooperatives.
    26. Copenhagen Economics & KPMG, 2011. "VAT in the Public Sector and Exemptions in the Public Interest," Taxation Studies 0037, Directorate General Taxation and Customs Union, European Commission.

  4. Michael Barrow, 1997. "The Further Education Funding Council's New Funding Methodology," Education Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(2), pages 135-151.

    Cited by:

    1. Elisabeta ROȘU, 2016. "Methods And Techniques For The Assessment Of The Anthropic Impact Upon The Environmen – Theoretical Aspects," Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Institute of Agricultural Economics, vol. 13(2), pages 223-232.

  5. Richard Barnett & Michael Barrow & Peter Smith, 1991. "Representation without taxation: an empirical assessment of the validity of the accountability argument underlying the reform of local government finance in England," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 12(3), pages 30-46, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Alan Duncan & Peter Smith, 1995. "Modelling local government budgetary choices under expenditure limitation," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 16(4), pages 95-110, November.

  6. Michael Barrow & Adam Wagstaff, 1989. "Efficiency measurement in the public sector: an appraisal," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 10(1), pages 72-97, February.

    Cited by:

    1. Sahoo, Biresh K. & Acharya, Debashis, 2010. "An alternative approach to monetary aggregation in DEA," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 204(3), pages 672-682, August.
    2. Sahoo, Biresh & Singh, Ramadhar & Mishra, Bineet & Sankaran, Krithiga, 2015. "Research Productivity in Management Schools of India: A Directional Benefit-of-Doubt Model Analysis," MPRA Paper 67046, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. Thanassoulis, Emmanuel, 2000. "The use of data envelopment analysis in the regulation of UK water utilities: Water distribution," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 126(2), pages 436-453, October.
    4. Kevin Amess & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "Do Stock Markets Value Efficiency?," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 56(3), pages 321-331, July.
    5. Wagstaff, Adam & Barnum, Howard, 1992. "Hospital cost functions for developing countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1044, The World Bank.
    6. NakHyeok Choi & Kyujin Jung, 2017. "Measuring Efficiency and Effectiveness of Highway Management in Sustainability," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(8), pages 1-15, August.
    7. Thanassoulis, E. & Boussofiane, A. & Dyson, R. G., 1996. "A comparison of data envelopment analysis and ratio analysis as tools for performance assessment," Omega, Elsevier, vol. 24(3), pages 229-244, June.
    8. Jose Luis Bonifaz F. & Daniel Santin, 2000. "Eficiencia relativa de las empresas distribuidoras de energía eléctrica en el Perú: una aplicación del análisis envolvente de datos (DEA)," Apuntes. Revista de ciencias sociales, Fondo Editorial, Universidad del Pacífico, vol. 27(47), pages 111-138.
    9. Avkiran, Necmi K., 2001. "Investigating technical and scale efficiencies of Australian Universities through data envelopment analysis," Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 35(1), pages 57-80, March.
    10. Sahoo, Biresh K. & Singh, Ramadhar & Mishra, Bineet & Sankaran, Krithiga, 2017. "Research productivity in management schools of India during 1968-2015: A directional benefit-of-doubt model analysis," Omega, Elsevier, vol. 66(PA), pages 118-139.
    11. Diane Dawson & Andrew Street, 1998. "Reference costs and the pursuit of efficiency in the 'new' NHS," Working Papers 161chedp, Centre for Health Economics, University of York.
    12. Thanassoulis, E., 1996. "A data envelopment analysis approach to clustering operating units for resource allocation purposes," Omega, Elsevier, vol. 24(4), pages 463-476, August.

  7. M M Barrow, 1989. "Local authority responses to grants: different types of response and equilibrium," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 7(3), pages 313-320, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Yvon Rocaboy & Guy Gilbert, 2004. "The central government grant allocation problem in the presence of misrepresentation and cheating," Post-Print halshs-00068990, HAL.

  8. M M Barrow, 1986. "Central grants to local governments: a game theoretic approach," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 4(2), pages 155-164, April.

    Cited by:

    1. Yvon Rocaboy & Guy Gilbert, 2004. "The central government grant allocation problem in the presence of misrepresentation and cheating," Post-Print halshs-00068990, HAL.
    2. Ernesto Stein, 1999. "Fiscal Decentralization and Government Size in Latin America," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 2, pages 357-391, November.
    3. Kiguel, Miguel A, 1998. "Debt management: the Argentine case," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34383, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    4. Tanzi, Vito, 1998. "Corruption in the public finances," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34371, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    5. Engel, Eduardo & Fischer, Ronald D & Galetovic P., Alexander, 1998. "Infrastructure franchising and government guarantees," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34378, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    6. Mello, Luiz R. de, 1998. "Intergovernmental fiscal relations: co-ordination failures and fiscal outcomes," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34389, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    7. Irwin, Timothy, et al, 1998. "Managing contingent public liabilities in infrastructure privatization," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34375, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    8. Boamah, Daniel O., 1998. "Barbados' public debt and its management," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34384, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    9. Uthoff, Andras & Bravo, Jorge Horacio, 1998. "Deuda previsional y privatización de los sistemas de pensiones," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34377, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    10. Rains, Luisa & Febres, Jorge, 1998. "La corrupción en el ámbito de la administración tributaria," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34370, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    11. Castilla Domingo, Manuel, 1998. "Mejores prácticas y futuro de las aduanas," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34374, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    12. Guillermo Larraín & Helmut Reisen & Julia von Maltzan, 1997. "Emerging Market Risk and Sovereign Credit Ratings," OECD Development Centre Working Papers 124, OECD Publishing.
    13. Russo, Massimo, 1998. "Policy coordination in the European Union (from the EMS to EMU)," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34386, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    14. -, 1998. "X Seminario Regional de Política Fiscal: compendio de documentos," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34368, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    15. Giambiagi, Fabio, 1998. "Coordinación de políticas macroeconómicas: notas pra la profundización de la integración en los países del MERCOSUR," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34385, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    16. Cosulich Ayala, Jorge, 1998. "Reforma de las administraciones tributarias en los países miembros del CIAT de América Latina y el Caribe: lecciones aprendidas y temas pendientes," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34373, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    17. Toro C., Jorge H. & Fernández Delgado, Eduardo, 1998. "Contratos de concesión y asignación de riesgos: ejemplo para el caso colombiano," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34379, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    18. Barbosa, Fabio Oliveira, 1998. "Public debt management after stabilization: the recent Brazilian experience," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34381, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    19. Ter-Minassian, Teresa, 1998. "Selected issues in public debt management," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34382, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    20. Ernesto H. Stein, 1998. "Descentralización fiscal y tamaño de los gobiernos en América Latina," Research Department Publications 4113, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
    21. Tanzi, Vito, 1998. "Principal-agent problems and fiscal policy," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34369, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    22. Blejer, Mario I., 1998. "Macroeconomic policy coordination in a more integrated world," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34388, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    23. Stein, Ernesto H., 1998. "Fiscal descentralization and government size in Latin America," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34390, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    24. Johnson, Simon & Kaufmann, Daniel & Zoido-Lobatón, Pablo, 1998. "Corruption, public finances and the unofficial economy," Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones) 34372, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).

  9. Heal, Geoffrey & Barrow, Michael, 1981. "Empirical investigation of the long-term movement of resource prices : A preliminary report," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 95-103.

    Cited by:

    1. Mason, Charles F., 2001. "Nonrenewable Resources with Switching Costs," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 42(1), pages 65-81, July.
    2. Agbeyegbe, Terence D., 2015. "An inverted U-shaped crude oil price return-implied volatility relationship," Review of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 28-45.
    3. F. Mackellar & Daniel Vining, 1989. "Measuring natural resource scarcity," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 21(5), pages 517-530, October.
    4. John T. Cuddington & Grant Nülle, 2013. "Variable Long-Term Trends in Mineral Prices: The Ongoing Tug-of-War between Exploration, Depletion, and Technological Change," Working Papers 2013-02, Colorado School of Mines, Division of Economics and Business.
    5. Hart, Rob & Spiro, Daniel, 2011. "The elephant in Hotelling's room," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(12), pages 7834-7838.
    6. Siebert, Horst, 1987. "Neue Nutzungsrechte und internationale Rohstoffversorgung," Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy 1348, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
    7. Siebert, Horst, 1986. "Nutzungsrechte und internationale Rohstoffversorgung," Discussion Papers, Series I 218, University of Konstanz, Department of Economics.

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