Presentations, lectures and speeches
Sept 17 - Alumni Event (Hong Kong)
Sept 17 - Alumni Event (China)
Sept 17 - Welcome - Symposium on Belt and Road Initatives: Global Impact and Local Leverage (China)
Sept 17 - Nottingham-China Gala Dinner (China)
Sept 17 - UNMC Alumni Laureate Awards Gala Dinner (Malaysia)
Nottingham Life Cycles
In 2011, the Vice-Chancellor cycled 1,030 miles from John O'Groats to Land's End. He and his team raised £232,000 for research on palliative and end of life care.
In 2012, he cycled 1,087 miles from Cape Wrath to Dover to raise funds to help improve access to further and higher education for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, raising £258,000.
In 2013, he cycled 1,108 miles covering the capital cities of the UK and Republic of Ireland and raised £270,000 for Stroke Rehabilitation Research.
Read more about previous Life Cycle challenges here.
In 2014 for Lifecycle 4, he cycled almost 1,400 miles around the four corners of Great Britain, and he and his team raised £786,000 for the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre.
In 2015 for Lifecycle 5, the team undertook a series of challenges over six months, the 'Way of the Roses' from one side of England to the other, and 'Lochs and Glens' from Inverness to Glasgow. £326,000 has been raised so far for dementia research.
In 2016 for Lifecycle 6, he and a team of 12 cycled 1,400 miles taking in the four compass points of mainland Britain in a challenge which has raised £540,000 so far, in suport of breast cancer research.
Teaching and research interests
The Vice-Chancellor continues to lecture on a Year One ‘Current Economic Issues’ undergraduate module in The School of Economics.
His recent publications include:
'Domestic Multinationals, Foreign Affiliates and Labour Demand Elasticities.' Review of World Economics, Vol.149, 2013, pp.611-630. (with O.Godart and H.Gorg)
'The More the Better? Foreign Ownership and Corporate Performance in China'. European Journal of Finance, Vol. 20, 2014, pp. 681-702 (with A. Guariglia and Z. Yu).
'Trade Liberalization, Economic Crises and Growth'. World Development, Vol. 40, 2012, pp. 2177-2193 (with R. Falvey and N. Foster).
'Palgrave Handbook of International Trade'. Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, pp. 711(Co-Editor with D. Bernhofen, R. Falvey and U. Kreikemeier).
'Rigid Labour Markets with Trade and Capital Mobility'. Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 44, 2011, pp. 509-540 (with P. Egger and T. Seidel).
'Trade Liberalisation and Human Capital Adjustment'. Journal of International Economics, Vol. 81, 2010, pp. 230-239 (with R. Falvey and J. Silva).