Thursday 29 June, 2017

Articles and publications by Indecon Staff

Examples of Publications by Indecon's Consultancy Staff

    
  • Swinand, G., Scully, D., Ffoulkes S. and Kessler, B., "Modelling EU Electricity Market Competition Using the Residual Supply Index", The Electricity Journal, Vol 23, Issue 9, November 2010, Pages 41-50. http://ideas.repec.org/a/eee/jelect/v23y2010i9p41-50.html
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  • Gray, A., Swinand, G., Holmes-Batt, W., "Economic Analysis of Ireland's Comparative Advantage for Foreign Investment", Indecon Economic Consultants, October 2010. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Economic-Analysis-Comparative-Advantage-Investment/dp/0953131815/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1303115810&sr=8-1
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  • Swinand, G. and C. O'Toole, "Theory and Practice of Setting the X-factor in Postal Pricing". Paper presented at the 17th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics. Potsdam, Bordeaux, France, 2009. http://www.londecon.co.uk/le/publications/pdf/Postal%20X%20factors%20Bordeaux%20Swinand%20v2.pdf
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  • Swinand, G, Sean Lyons, Michael O'Grady and David Murphy (2009), "Estimating the Impact of Price Regulation on Service Quality in Post," Progress In The Competitive Agenda In The Postal And Delivery Sector, Michael A. Crew Paul R. Kleindorfer, eds., Edward Elgar: London. http://www.londecon.co.uk/le/publications/pdf/QualityAccess5-5-10_.pdf
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  • Muller, P., Salsas, P. and Swinand, G. "Barriers to Entry in Belgium's Electricity Generation Market", in Van der Linden, J., (Ed.), "Reforming network industries: experiences in Europe and Belgium. Highlights of Conference 'The Lisbon strategy: a motor for market reforms of the network industries'". Federal Planning Bureau, Central Council for the Economy and European Economic and Social Committee, Brussels, 2006. http://www.ccecrb.fgov.be/txt/fr/industrie_reseaux_version_finale_200306.pdf
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  • Swinand, G. and Jones, S. "Estimating Consumers' Willingness to Pay for Quality of Service in Post", Crew, M.A. and Kelindorfer, P.R. (eds), Progress towards Liberalisation of the Postal and Delivery Sector, 2006. http://www.springerlink.com/content/p72rx187j38m6764/
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  • Swinand, G., and D. Scully, "Incorporating Quality of Service Measures Into Price-caps for Post", August 2006. Working Paper. London Economics and Presented at the 15th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics, Bern, Switzerland. http://www.londecon.co.uk/le/publications/pdf/Swinand-Scully-QOS3.pdf
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  • Swinand, G., Rufin, C. and Chetan, S. "Valuing Assets Using Real Options: An Application to Deregulated Electricity Markets", Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, 17, 2, 2005. http://ideas.repec.org/a/bla/jacrfn/v17y2005i2p55-67.html
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  • Swinand, G. "A Production Model of Service Quality at An Post", Crew, M.A. and Kleindorfer, P.R. (eds), Competitive Transformation of the Postal and Delivery Sector, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004. http://books.google.ie/books?id=9QjtFUVlh9gC&pg=PA269&lpg=PA269&dq=A+Production+Model+of+Service+Quality+at+An+Post&source=bl&ots=EzyAie7Rqr&sig=UG2__y0bnyLlFcdWmkQLd4MwLPY&hl=en&ei=VPyrTdagDJGwhAea96ThCQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDMQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=A%20Production%20Model%20of%20Service%20Quality%20at%20An%20Post&f=false
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  • Swinand, G. and Lyons, S. "An Empirical Examination of Postal Liberalisation in Norway", Postal Insight, Pitney Bowes, 2004.
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  • Swinand, G., and S. Lyons, "Empirical Analysis of Further Liberalisation in Norway". Paper presented at the 12th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics. Cork, Ireland. June 2-5, 2004.
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  • Swinand, G., (2004), "A Production Model of Service Quality at An Post," in Competitive Transformation of the Postal and Delivery Sector, eds, M. Crew and P. Kleindorfer, Amsterdam: Kluwer.http://books.google.ie/books?id=9QjtFUVlh9gC&pg=PA270&lpg=PA270&dq=A+Production+Model+of+Service+Quality+at+An+Post&source=bl&ots=EzyApm3Pir&sig=6-mZE3THi5KMfepgw5Y5ilL9k-s&hl=en&ei=fNK3TebsIIa7hAfHrPD6Dg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDUQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=A%20Production%20Model%20of%20Service%20Quality%20at%20An%20Post&f=false
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  • Swinand, G., "A Production Model of Service Quality at An Post". Paper presented at the 11th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics. Toledo, Spain. June 4-7, 2003.http://www.springer.com/economics/industrial+organization/book/978-1-4020-7702-9
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  • Swinand, G, et. al., "Quantification of USO benefits for the USP". Paper presented at the 10th Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics. Potsdam, Germany. June 5-8, 2002.
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  • Swinand, G. and Swinand, P., "Real Options: Creating and Capturing the Option Value in Regulated Assets," BridgeStrategy Quarterly, Spring 2000
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  • Swinand, G., et al. "Role of Vibrant Retail Electricity Markets in Assuring that Wholesale Power Markets Operate Effectively, Electricity Journal, December 1999.
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  • Ball, E., Gollop, F., Kelly-Hawke, A. and Swinand, G. (Indecon), "Patterns of State Productivity Growth in U.S. Farm Sector: Linking the State and Aggregate Models," American Journal Of Agricultural Economics 81, Feb. 1999, pp. 164-179.
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  • Gray, A.W. & R. Clarke, Sharing the Benefits of Economic Growth, Irish Banking Review, 1998
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  • Swinand, G., "Incorporating Changing Water Quality Measures of Farm Sector Productivity Growth," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, proceedings: Agricultural Productivity and the Environment, January 1998.</
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  • Gray, A.W., "Challenges for Ireland in the Integrated European Union", in Ireland in the Coming Times, Essays to Celebrate T. K. Whitaker's 80 Years, IPA, 1997
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  • Swinand, G., "A Welfare-based Measure of Productivity Growth," Working Paper #392. Boston College Dept. of Economics, with Richard Arnott and Kelly Chaston, October 1997.
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  • Gray, A.W., (ed.) - International Perspectives on the Irish Economy, Indecon Public Policy Series, October 1997
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  • Gray, A.W., - Appraisal of EU and Other Public Sector Investments, Gill and MacMillan, March 1995
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  • Gray, A.W., - Economic Consequences of Peace in Ireland, Indecon Public Policy Series, 1995
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  • Gray, A.W., - Responses to Irish Unemployment - the views of four economists, Alan Gray, Kieran Kennedy, Brendan Walsh and Dermot McAleese, Indecon Policy Services
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  • Gray, A.W., - Employment Potential in Manufacturing, An Bord Trachtala, 1994.
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  • Gray, A.W., - Industry and Trade, in Ireland and Europe: A Shared Challenge, Economic Co-operation on the island of Ireland in an Integrated Europe, Stationery Office, Dublin 1992.
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  • Gray, A.W., - An Analysis of the Structure of Industrial Production in Ireland, Irish Goods Council, 1990.
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  • Gray, A.W. and Scott, Y., 1992 and the Tourism Sector, A Report for the Europen Bureau, Department of the Taoiseach, Stationery Office, Dublin, 1990.
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  • Gray, A.W., 1992 and the Financial Services Sector, A Report for the Europen Bureau, Department of the Taoiseach, Stationery Office, Dublin, 1990.
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  • Gray, A.W., The Impact of European Integration, finance, Journal of Ireland's Money and Capital Markets, November 1990.
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  • Gray, A.W., the Competitive Implications of 1992 for the Financial Services Sector, The Irish Institutional Investment Reference Journal, 1990.
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  • Gray, A.W., Cost Competitiveness and How to Improve It, in Competition and Industry, The Irish Experience, Edited by McAleese, D., Gill and MacMillan, 1989.
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  • Gray, A.W., (Indecon) and Kemp, A. G., (University of Aberdeen), An Economic Analysis of Petroleum Exploitation Terms in Ireland, the U.K., Norway, Denmark, and the Netherlands, Price Waterhouse, 1988.
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  • Gray, A.W., The Impact of De-Regulation, Proceedings of 1988 National Tourism and Transport Conference.
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  • Gray, A.W., (Indecon) and Kelly, J.H., (Central Bank), The Import Dependence of the Irish Economy, Implications for Industrial Policy, in Perspectives on Irish Industry, Edited by Fitzpatrick, J. and Kelly, J., Irish Management Institute, 1985.
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  • Gray, A.W., A Re-examination of Industrial Competitiveness, Export Review, Journal of Irish export Board, Volume 3, October 1984.
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  • O'Reilly, L., (Central Bank), and Gray, A.W., (Indecon), Seasonality and Other Components in Irish Unemployment Series, Quarterly Economic Commentary, The Economic and Social Research Institute, April 1980.