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Can a policy-induced reduction in alcohol consumption improve health outcomes and stimulate the UK economy? A potential 'double dividend'

Connolly, K., Bhattacharya, A., Lisenkova, K. & McGregor, P. G., 31 Jul 2019, 38, 5, p. 554-560 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alcohol consumption
Alcohol Drinking
Alcohols
Economics
economy

Can the composition of energy use in an expanding economy be altered by consumers' responses to technological change?

Turner, K., Figus, G., Swales, J. K., Ryan, L., Lecca, P. & McGregor, P., 1 Jul 2019, In : The Energy Journal . 40, 4, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
technological change
electricity
energy
Carbon
economy
Energy efficiency
Economic and social effects
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Energy conservation
Open Access
File
Energy policy
Spillover effects
Fiscal policy
Economic impact
Energy systems
healthy diet
economic impact
eating behavior
Economics
Scotland
2018

A Scandinavian "high-tax, high-spend" model for regions? The impact of enhanced fiscal autonomy

Emonts-Holley, T., Greig, A., Lecca, P., Lisenkova, K., McGregor, P. & Swales, J. K., 14 Dec 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Spatial Economic Analysis. 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public spending
bargaining
difference in income
income tax
Tax

Could a reduction in alcohol consumption be good news for the UK economy?

Connolly, K., Lisenkova, K. & McGregor, P. G., 20 Jun 2018, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. 42, 2, p. 26-32 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Alcohol consumption
News
World Health Organization
Health
Alcohol
Open Access
File
household energy
autonomy
regional development
energy efficiency
development policy
Open Access
File
Policy coordination
Industrial policy
Spillover effects
Economic impact
Energy systems
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
economic impact
expenditure
expenditures
student
higher education
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Greening regional development: employment in low-carbon and renewable energy activities

Allan, G., McGregor, P. & Swales, K., 30 Jul 2017, In : Regional Studies. 51, 8, p. 1270-1280 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
renewable energy
regional development
development policy
Planning
Carbon
Open Access
File
household income
energy efficiency
Energy efficiency
Economics
economics
6 Citations (Scopus)

The external benefits of higher education

Hermannsson, K., Lisenkova, K., Lecca, P., McGregor, P. G. & Swales, J. K., 31 Jul 2017, In : Regional Studies. 51, 7, p. 1077-1088 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
higher education
macroeconomics
education
microeconomics
labor market
4 Citations (Scopus)

The importance of learning for achieving the UK's targets for offshore wind

Lecca, P., McGregor, P. G., Swales, K. J. & Tamba, M., 31 May 2017, In : Ecological Economics. 135, p. 259-268 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
learning
cost
energy
economic impact
environmental impact
3 Citations (Scopus)

The long-term economic implications of Brexit for Scotland: an interregional analysis

Figus, G., Lisenkova, K., McGregor, P., Roy, G. & Swales, K., 28 Dec 2017, In : Papers in Regional Science. 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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File
protectionism
trade liberalization
EU
market
economics
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of regional productivity growth, decoupling and pollution leakage

Cui, C. X., Hanley, N., McGregor, P., Swales, K., Turner, K. & Yin, Y. P., 27 Jun 2016, In : Regional Studies. 51, 9, p. 1324-1335 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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File
Kuznets curve
leakage
economic growth
productivity
pollution effect

Towards a 'Scandinavian model' for Scotland

Roy, G. (ed.), Emonts-Holley, T., Greig, A., Lecca, P., Lisenkova, K., McGregor, P. G. & Swales, J. K., 13 Dec 2016, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. 40, 3, p. 27-35 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Income tax
Scotland
Government
Fiscal
Wages
11 Citations (Scopus)

Unrelated future costs and unrelated future benefits: reflections on NICE guidance to the methods of technology appraisal

Morton, A., Adler, A. I., Briggs, A., Bell, D., Brouwer, W., Claxton, K., Fischer, A., Craig, N., McGregor, P. & van Baal, P., 31 Aug 2016, In : Health Economics. 25, 8, p. 933–938 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Technology
Delivery of Health Care
Costs and Cost Analysis
Cost-Benefit Analysis
2015
5 Citations (Scopus)

The expenditure impacts of London's higher education institutions: the role of diverse income sources

Hermannsson, K., Lisenkova, K., McGregor, P. & Swales, J., 21 Oct 2015, In : Studies in Higher Education. 40, 9, p. 1641-1659 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

expenditures
multiplier
income
funding
education
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
federal system
income tax
multiplier
budget
computable general equilibrium analysis
12 Citations (Scopus)
devolution
higher education
decentralization
budget
expenditure
27 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
general equilibrium analysis
household energy
energy use
household income
economic impact
51 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
pollution tax
computable general equilibrium analysis
economic impact
environmental impact
public spending
74 Citations (Scopus)

The economics of distributed energy generation: a literature review

Allan, G., Eromenko, I., Gilmartin, M., Kockar, I. & McGregor, P., 7 Nov 2014, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews . 42, p. 543-556 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Distributed power generation
Economics
Electricity
Energy policy
Aging of materials
9 Citations (Scopus)

The regional economic impact of more graduates in the labour market: a 'micro-to-macro' analysis for Scotland

Hermannsson, K., Lisenkova, K., Lecca, P., Swales, J. K. & McGregor, P. G., Feb 2014, In : Environment and Planning A. 46, 2, p. 471-487 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
higher education
economic impact
wage
labor market
regional economy
2013
10 Citations (Scopus)

Regional policy spillovers: the national impact of demand-side policy in an interregional model of the UK economy

Gilmartin, M., Learmonth, D., Swales, J. K., McGregor, P. G. & Turner, K., 2013, In : Environment and Planning A. 45, 4, p. 814 – 834 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
regional policy
labor market
computable general equilibrium analysis
economy
demand
28 Citations (Scopus)

The economic impacts of marine energy developments: a case study from Scotland

Allan, G., Lecca, P., McGregor, P. & Swales, J., 2013, In : Marine Policy. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

economic impact
Scotland
expenditure
expenditures
case studies
13 Citations (Scopus)
File
higher education
homogeneity
expenditure
budget
expenditures
13 Citations (Scopus)
higher education
homogeneity
expenditure
budget
expenditures
4 Citations (Scopus)

The greek electricity market reforms: political and regulatory considerations

Danias, N., Swales, J. & McGregor, P., Nov 2013, In : Energy Policy. 62, p. 1040-1047 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
political reform
liberalization
electricity
Electricity
Decision making
12 Citations (Scopus)
File
devolution
higher education
decentralization
expenditure
budget
2012
11 Citations (Scopus)

An integrated IO and CGE approach to analysing changes in environmental trade balances

Turner, K., Gilmartin, M., McGregor, P. G. & Swales, J. K., Mar 2012, In : Papers in Regional Science. 91, 1, p. 161-180 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

trade balance
input-output analysis
input-output model
stimulus
supply
5 Citations (Scopus)

A review of the role and remit of the committee on climate change

McGregor, P., Swales, K. & Winning, M., Feb 2012, In : Energy Policy. 41, p. 466-473 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Climate change
climate change
monetary policy
Carbon
carbon
10 Citations (Scopus)
CGE model
Econometric estimation
Import
Elasticity
Commodities

Forward looking versus myopic regional computable general equilibrium models: how significant is the distinction?

Lecca, P., McGregor, P. & Swales, J., 2012, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic Modelling. 50 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computable general equilibrium model
15 Citations (Scopus)

How responsible is a region for its carbon emissions? An empirical general equilibrium analysis

Turner, K., Munday, M., McGregor, P. & Swales, J., Apr 2012, In : Ecological Economics. 79, p. 70–78 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

general equilibrium analysis
carbon footprint
carbon emission
pollution
General equilibrium analysis

The impact of the introduction of a carbon tax for Scotland

Allan, G., Lecca, P., McGregor, P., Swales, K., Tamba, M. & Winning, M., 30 Apr 2012, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. Special Edition, 3, p. 13-19 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Energy policy
Taxation
Carbon
Environmental policy
Carbon tax
37 Citations (Scopus)
technological development
Energy storage
energy
price
method
technological development
Energy storage
energy
Time series
time series
2011
15 Citations (Scopus)

Grid-connected renewables, storage and the UK electricity market

Wilson, I. A. G., McGregor, P. G., Infield, D. G. & Hall, P. J., Aug 2011, In : Renewable Energy. 36, 8, p. 2166-2170 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hooks
Energy storage
Power markets
Demand side management
95 Citations (Scopus)
competitiveness
cost
energy
Costs
electricity generation

Scottish climate change policy: an overview

McGregor, P. G., Swales, J. K. & Winning, M. A., 11 Jan 2011, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. Special Edition, 1, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Climate change
Energy policy
Climate change policy
Carbon
Gas emissions

The electricity generation mix in Scotland: the long and windy road?

Allan, G., McGregor, P. & Swales, K., 11 Jan 2011, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. Special Edition, 1, p. 62-72 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Electricity
Roads
Electricity generation
Scotland
Scenarios
32 Citations (Scopus)

The electricity generation mix in Scotland: the long and windy road?

Allan, G., McGregor, P. & Swales, J., 2011, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. Special issue No. 1, p. 62-72 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Electricity
Roads
Electricity generation
Scotland
30 Citations (Scopus)
renewable energy
economic impact
revenue
matrix
energy
32 Citations (Scopus)
marine technology
electricity generation
Electricity
electricity
cost
2010
34 Citations (Scopus)

Energy storage in the UK electrical network: estimation of the scale and review of technology options

Wilson, I. A. G., McGregor, P. G. & Hall, P. J., Aug 2010, In : Energy Policy. 38, 8, p. 4099-4106 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Fossil fuels
Energy storage
Electricity
Decarbonization
Supply chains
7 Citations (Scopus)

Innovations in regional computable general equilibrium (CGE) modelling

McGregor, P. G., Partridge, M. & Rickman, D., May 2010, In : Regional Studies. 44, 10, p. 1307-1310 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

computable general equilibrium analysis
equilibrium model
innovation
modeling
first generation
6 Citations (Scopus)

Scotland the grey: a linked demographic–computable general equilibrium (CGE) analysis of the impact of population ageing and decline

Lisenkova, K., McGregor, P. G., Pappas, N., Swales, J., Turner, K. & Wright, R. E., 23 May 2010, In : Regional Studies. 44, 10, p. 1351-1368 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

computable general equilibrium analysis
aging population
economics
Gross Domestic Product
economic impact
2009
97 Citations (Scopus)

Do increases in energy efficiency improve environmental quality and sustainability?

Hanley, N., McGregor, P. G., Swales, J. K. & Turner, K., 15 Jan 2009, In : Ecological Economics. 68, 3, p. 692-709 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

energy efficiency
environmental quality
sustainability
energy use
computable general equilibrium analysis