W David McCausland


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    • 226 Citations
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    B.Sc. Econ. (Hull), M.Sc. Econ. (Warwick), Ph.D. (Keele), SFHEA CMBE

    Research Interests:

    Principal research interests are in the areas of health economics and well-being, labour economics transport economics and open economy macroeconomic modelling.

    Teaching Responsibilities:

    David served on the Quality Assurance Agency for Scotland’s Enhancement Themes Steering Committee for the First Year Experience Enhancement Theme. He is a Senior Fellow of the HEA, and an Associate of the Economics Network. He has received three awards recognising excellence in teaching: the HEA Economics Network 2006 E-learning Award, the 2009 (student-nominated) College of Arts and Social Sciences Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the 2011 Student Nominated Teaching award from the Economics Network. He is a member of the Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS) Learning, Teaching and Student Experience (LTSE) Committee and a CABS Certified Management and Business Educator (CMBE).

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    Research Output 1998 2016

    • 226 Citations
    • 38 Article
    • 5 Discussion paper
    • 1 Chapter
    2 Citations (Scopus)
    17 Downloads (Pure)

    The Consequences of Fiscal Stimulus on Public Debt: A Historical Perspective

    McCausland, W. D. & Theodossiou, I., Jul 2016, In : Cambridge Journal of Economics. 40, 4, p. 1103-1116 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Public debt
    Fiscal stimulus
    Historical perspective

    Are Individual Characteristics all that Matters in Earnings Determination? Evidence from the US and Germany

    McCausland, W. D., Summerfield, F. E. & Theodossiou, I., 17 Dec 2015, University of Aberdeen Business School, 33 p. (Discussion Paper in Economics; vol. 15, no. 14).

    Research output: Working paperDiscussion paper

    Open Access
    Individual characteristics
    Human capital
    Low pay
    10 Citations (Scopus)
    5 Downloads (Pure)
    Open Access
    Low income
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    Is manufacturing still the engine of growth?

    McCausland, W. D. & Theodossiou, I., 2012, In : Journal of Post Keynesian Economics. 35, 1, p. 79-92 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


    social science

    HEA Economics Network eLearning Award 2006

    W David McCausland (Recipient), 2006

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Good practice
    Electronic learning
    Economics teaching
    Network economics

    HEA Economics Network Student Nominated Teaching Award 2011

    W David McCausland (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    university teacher
    economic education

    Press / Media

    UK Budget 2018: experts respond

    W David McCausland, C. Berry, Dan Finn, Jonquil Lowe, Jo Richardson, Mandy Pierlejewski, Maria Goddard, Michael Kitson & Stephen Roper


    1 media contribution

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

    What low interest rates have done for the world – and the likely effects of a rise

    W David McCausland


    1 item of media coverage

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

    There hasn’t been any austerity in the UK – and that might explain the upturn

    W David McCausland


    1 item of media coverage

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

    Scotland Decides ‘14: do the Strathclyde proposals matter?

    W David McCausland


    1 item of media coverage

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'