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George MacKerron

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First Name:George
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Last Name:MacKerron
RePEc Short-ID:pma1726
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Terminal Degree:2012 Department of Geography and Environment; London School of Economics (LSE) (from RePEc Genealogy)


Department of Economics
Sussex Business School
University of Sussex

Brighton, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:ecsusuk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Peter Dolton & George MacKerron, 2018. "Is Football a Matter of Life and Death – Or is it more Important than that?," National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) Discussion Papers 493, National Institute of Economic and Social Research.
  2. Bryson, Alex & MacKerron, George, 2018. "How Does Terrorism Affect Individuals' Wellbeing?," IZA Discussion Papers 11273, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Alex Bryson & George MacKerron, 2017. "How Does Terrorism Affect Individuals’ Wellbeing?," DoQSS Working Papers 17-14, Quantitative Social Science - UCL Social Research Institute, University College London.
  4. Alex Bryson & George MacKerron, 2013. "Are You Happy While You Work?," CEP Discussion Papers dp1187, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.


  1. Alex Bryson & George MacKerron, 2017. "Are You Happy While You Work?," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 127(599), pages 106-125, February.
  2. Geiger, Ben Baumberg & MacKerron, George, 2016. "Can alcohol make you happy? A subjective wellbeing approach," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 156(C), pages 184-191.
  3. Antony Millner & Raphael Calel & David Stainforth & George MacKerron, 2013. "Do probabilistic expert elicitations capture scientists’ uncertainty about climate change?," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 116(2), pages 427-436, January.
  4. George MacKerron, 2012. "Happiness Economics From 35 000 Feet," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(4), pages 705-735, September.
  5. MacKerron, George J. & Egerton, Catrin & Gaskell, Christopher & Parpia, Aimie & Mourato, Susana, 2009. "Willingness to pay for carbon offset certification and co-benefits among (high-)flying young adults in the UK," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 1372-1381, April.
  6. MacKerron, George & Mourato, Susana, 2009. "Life satisfaction and air quality in London," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(5), pages 1441-1453, March.

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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 5 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-HAP: Economics of Happiness (5) 2013-02-16 2013-07-05 2018-02-26 2018-04-30 2018-07-23. Author is listed
  2. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (2) 2018-02-26 2018-04-30
  3. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2013-02-16 2013-07-05
  4. NEP-SPO: Sports & Economics (1) 2018-04-30
  5. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2018-04-30


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