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Chris Dawson

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First Name:Chris
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Last Name:Dawson
RePEc Short-ID:pda579
Terminal Degree:2010 Economics Department; School of Management; Swansea University (from RePEc Genealogy)


School of Management
University of Bath

Bath, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:smbatuk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Dawson, Christopher & de Meza, David Emmanuel & Henley, Andrew & Arabsheibani, Reza, 2015. "The Power of (Non) Positive Thinking: Self-Employed Pessimists Earn More than Optimists," IZA Discussion Papers 9242, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Chris Dawson & Michail Veliziotis & Gail Pacheco & Don Webber, 2014. "Is temporary employment a cause or consequence of poor mental health?," Working Papers 2014-06, Auckland University of Technology, Department of Economics.
  3. Dawson Chris & Veliziotis Michail & Hopkins Benjamin, 2014. "Assimilation of the migrant work ethic," Working Papers 20141407, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  4. Chris Dawson, 2014. "Optimism, Job Satisfaction and Self-Employment," Department of Economics Working Papers 20/14, University of Bath, Department of Economics.
  5. Dawson, Christopher & de Meza, David & Henley, Andrew & Arabsheibani, G. Reza, 2014. "Entrepreneurship: cause and consequence of financial optimism," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 65276, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
  6. Chris Dawson & Michail Veliziotis, 2013. "Temporary employment, job satisfaction and subjective well-being," Working Papers 20131309, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  7. Dawson, Christopher & de Meza, David Emmanuel & Henley, Andrew & Arabsheibani, Reza, 2012. "Entrepreneurship: Cause or Consequence of Financial Optimism?," IZA Discussion Papers 6844, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Dawson, Christopher & Henley, Andrew, 2012. "Gender, Risk and Venture Creation Intentions," IZA Discussion Papers 6947, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  9. Dawson, Christopher & Henley, Andrew & Latreille, Paul L., 2009. "Why Do Individuals Choose Self-Employment?," IZA Discussion Papers 3974, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).


  1. Baker, Paul L. & Dawson, Chris, 2020. "The corporation tax elasticity of charitable donations," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 178(C), pages 1-14.
  2. Chris Dawson & Michail Veliziotis & Benjamin Hopkins, 2018. "Understanding the Perception of the ‘Migrant Work Ethic’," Work, Employment & Society, British Sociological Association, vol. 32(5), pages 811-830, October.
  3. Dawson, Chris, 2017. "The upside of pessimism − Biased beliefs and the paradox of the contented female worker," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 135(C), pages 215-228.
  4. Chris Dawson & Tim Hinks & Michail Veliziotis, 2017. "‘Choose To Be Optimistic, It Feels Better?’ Evidence Of Optimism On Employment Utility," Bulletin of Economic Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(4), pages 428-436, October.
  5. Chris Dawson & Michail Veliziotis & Benjamin Hopkins, 2017. "Temporary employment, job satisfaction and subjective well-being," Economic and Industrial Democracy, Department of Economic History, Uppsala University, Sweden, vol. 38(1), pages 69-98, February.
  6. Thomas E. Cope & E. Sohoglu & W. Sedley & K. Patterson & P. S. Jones & J. Wiggins & C. Dawson & M. Grube & R. P. Carlyon & T. D. Griffiths & Matthew H. Davis & James B. Rowe, 2017. "Evidence for causal top-down frontal contributions to predictive processes in speech perception," Nature Communications, Nature, vol. 8(1), pages 1-16, December.
  7. Benjamin Hopkins & Chris Dawson, 2016. "Migrant workers and involuntary non-permanent jobs: agencies as new IR actors?," Industrial Relations Journal, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 47(2), pages 163-180, March.
  8. Dawson, Chris & Veliziotis, Michail & Pacheco, Gail & Webber, Don J., 2015. "Is temporary employment a cause or consequence of poor mental health? A panel data analysis," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 134(C), pages 50-58.
  9. Chris Dawson & Andrew Henley, 2015. "Gender, Risk, and Venture Creation Intentions," Journal of Small Business Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 53(2), pages 501-515, April.
  10. Chris Dawson & Andrew Henley & Paul Latreille, 2014. "Individual Motives for Choosing Self-employment in the UK: Does Region Matter?," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(5), pages 804-822, May.
  11. Christopher Dawson & David de Meza & Andrew Henley & G. Reza Arabsheibani, 2014. "Entrepreneurship: Cause and Consequence of Financial Optimism," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 23(4), pages 717-742, December.
  12. Dawson, Chris & Henley, Andrew, 2012. "Something will turn up? Financial over-optimism and mortgage arrears," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 117(1), pages 49-52.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 9 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (6) 2009-02-14 2013-10-02 2014-07-05 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 2014-11-22. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (5) 2009-02-14 2012-09-30 2012-11-11 2014-07-05 2015-08-13. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (4) 2013-10-02 2014-07-05 2014-08-28 2014-11-22
  4. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2013-10-02 2014-08-28
  5. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2014-08-28 2014-11-22
  6. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2012-09-30
  7. NEP-CBE: Cognitive and Behavioural Economics (1) 2014-08-28
  8. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2015-08-13
  9. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (1) 2015-08-13
  10. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, and Wages (1) 2013-10-02
  11. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality and Poverty (1) 2009-02-14
  12. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2014-08-28


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