Professor Robert McMaster

Robert McMaster
  • Professor of Political Economy (Management)

email: Robert.McMaster@glasgow.ac.uk

R501 Level 5
Gilbert Scott Building
Glasgow G12 8QQ


Research interests

Institutional, social economics and political economy; reform in health care provision; the relationship between health care provision and economics; methodologies of the social sciences; history of economic thought.

Biography

Lecturer and senior lecturer in Economics at the University of Aberdeen for fourteen years until commencing current post at the University of Glasgow in January 2007.  Visiting scholar at University of Missouri at Kansas City and Marquette University, Milwaukee.

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2014

Shaw, D., Cumbers, A., McMaster, R., and Crossan, J. (2014) Preliminary research findings. In: Making Local Food Happen: Community Gardening in Glasgow, 13 June 2014, The Lighthouse, Glasgow, UK.

Shaw, D., and McMaster, R. (2014) Visualising care in ethical consumption. In: Visual Methodologies: A Postdiscipline of Inclusions?, 19-21 June 2014, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

2013

McMaster, R. (2013) Capabilities and patients as persons: ethical implications for health economics. American Journal of Bioethics, 13 (8). pp. 48-50. ISSN 1526-5161 (doi:10.1080/15265161.2013.802066)

McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2013) An Investigation of Oliver Williamson’s Prescriptions for the Division of Labour. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 37 (6). pp. 1283-1301. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/bet030)

Shaw, D., and McMaster, R. (2013) Ethical consumption: who cares? In: Fourth Conference for Transformative Consumer Research, 24-25 May 2013, Lille, France. (Unpublished)

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2013) A visualisation of care in ethical consumption. In: SCORAI 2013: The Future of Consumerism and Well-Being in a World of Ecological Constraints, 12-14 June 2013, Worcerster, MA, USA.

2012

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2012) Revisiting public ownership: knowledge, democracy and participation in economic decision making. Review of Radical Political Economics, 44 (3). pp. 358-373. ISSN 0486-6134 (doi:10.1177/0486613412440238)

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2012) Rethinking public ownership and participation. On the Horizon, 20 (3). pp. 172-181. ISSN 1074-8121 (doi:10.1108/10748121211256775)

McMaster, R. (2012) Institutional economics: traditional. In: Smith, S.J. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780080471631

McMaster, R. (2012) Mainstream Health Economics and Dignity: The Commodity Narrative as a Debilitating Solecism? American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 72 (1). pp. 1-31. ISSN 00029246 (doi:10.1111/j.1536-7150.2012.00872.x)

McMaster, R., and Watkins, C. (2012) Evolutionary economics. In: Smith, S.J. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780080471631

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2012) Bounded in choice: expectations of an attitude-behaviour gap in ethical consumer behaviour. In: ICCSR 10th Anniversary Conference, 26-27 Apr 2012, Nottingham University Business School, Nottingham, UK.

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2012) Visualising care in ethical consumption. In: ESRC inVisio symposium: Advancing Visual Research in Organization Studies, 28-29 Nov 2012, University of Essex, Colchester, UK. (Unpublished)

2011

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J., and McMaster, R. (2011) Identifying institutional vulnerability: the importance of language, and system boundaries. Journal of Economic Issues, 45 (4). pp. 805-818. ISSN 0021-3624 (doi:10.2753/JEI0021-3624450403)

McMaster, R., and Dolfsma, W. (2011) Policy conflicts: market-oriented reform in health care. Journal of Economic Issues, 45 (2). pp. 309-316. ISSN 0021-3624 (doi:10.2753/JEI0021-3624450207)

Ferrari, E., Henneberry, J., Laughlin, D.L., Tait, M., Watkins, C., and McMaster, R. (2011) Behavioural Change Approach and the Housing Sector: Scoping Study. Project Report. Department for Communities and Local Government, London.

Khan, A.R., MacIntosh, R., and McMaster, R. (2011) Development of human capital resource and knowledge: dynamic capability, competency and skill. In: SMS 31st Annual International Conference, 6-9 November 2011, Miami, Florida, USA.

Malik, S., MacIntosh, R., and McMaster, R. (2011) What makes up a healthy, happy and enthusiastic academic? Conceptualization, operationalization and measurement of vitality at work (VAW). In: British Academy of Management (BAM) 2011, 13-15 September 2011, Birmingham, UK.

McMaster, R. (2011) Neuroeconomics: a sceptical view. Real-World Economics Review, 58 . pp. 113-125. ISSN 1755-9472

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Ozcaglar-Toulouse, N. (2011) Voting for a fairer world? In: 27th International Conference of the French Marketing Association, 18-20 May 2011, Brussels, Belgium.

Watkins, C., and McMaster, R. (2011) The behavioural turn in housing economics: reflections on the theoretical and operational challenges. Housing, Theory and Society, 28 (3). pp. 281-287. ISSN 1403-6096 (doi:10.1080/14036096.2011.599177)

2010

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2010) Socialism, knowledge, the instrumental valuation principle and the enhancement of individual dignity. Economy and Society, 39 (2). pp. 247-270. ISSN 0308-5147 (doi:10.1080/03085141003620162)

2009

MacKinnon, D., Cumbers, A., Pike, A., Birch, K., and McMaster, R. (2009) Evolution in economic geography: institutions, political economy, and adaptation. Economic Geography, 85 (2). pp. 129-150. ISSN 0013-0095 (doi:10.1111/j.1944-8287.2009.01017.x)

Pike, A., Birch, K., Cumbers, A., MacKinnon, D., and McMaster, R. (2009) A geographical political economy of evolution in economic geography. Economic Geography, 85 (2). pp. 175-182. ISSN 0013-0095

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2009) Institutional change and language. In: Dolfsma, W. (ed.) Institutions, Communication and Values. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 14-29. ISBN 9780230223790

2008

McMaster, R. (2008) Beware those offering “Gold Standards”: evidence-based medicine and the potential for institutional change in clinical-medical provision. Journal of Economic Issues, 42 (4). pp. 885-912. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2008) Health policy. In: O'Hara, P.A. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Public Policy: Governance in a Global Age. GPERU, pp. 301-314.

McMaster, R. (2008) The welfare state and privatization. In: Davis, J.B. and Dolfsma, W. (eds.) Elgar Companion to Social Economics. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, pp. 519-536. ISBN 9781845422806

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Ozcaglar-Toulouse, N. (2008) Voting for a fairer world? The myth of ethical consumption. In: 3rd Fair Trade International Symposium, 14-16 May 2008, Montpellier, France.

2007

Davis, J.B., and McMaster, R. (2007) The individual in mainstream health economics: a case of persona non-grata. Health Care Analysis, 15 (3). pp. 195-210. ISSN 1065-3058 (doi:10.1007/s10728-007-0044-x)

Dolfsma, W., and McMaster, R. (2007) Revisiting institutionalist law and economics - the inadequacy of the Chicago school: the case of personal bankruptcy law. Journal of Economic Issues, 41 (2). pp. 557-565. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2007) Health care policy and the commodiciation of health. In: Cumbers, A. and Whitham, G. (eds.) Reclaiming the Economy: Alternatives to Market Fundamentalism in Scotland and Beyond. Scottish Left Review Press, Glasgow, pp. 96-113. ISBN 9780955036232

McMaster, R. (2007) On the need for heterodox health economics. Post-Autistic Economics Review, 41 . pp. 9-22.

2006

McMaster, R., and Watkins, C. (2006) Economics and underdetermination: a case study of urban land and housing economics. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 30 (6). pp. 901-922. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/bej002)

2005

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J., and McMaster, R. (2005) Market and society: How do they relate and how do they contribute to welfare? Journal of Economic Issues, 39 (2). pp. 347-357. ISSN 0021-3624

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2005) Market and society: how do they relate, and how do they contribute to welfare? Journal of Economic Issues, 39 . pp. 347-356. ISSN 0021-3624

2004

McMaster, R. (2004) A utilitarian twist? Performance measurement in the English national health service. Journal of Economic Issues, 38 (2). pp. 429-437. ISSN 0021-3624

2003

Cumbers, A., Mackinnon, D., and McMaster, R. (2003) Institutions, power and space - Assessing the limits to institutionalism in economic geography. European Urban and Regional Studies, 10 (4). pp. 325-342. ISSN 0969-7764 (doi:10.1177/09697764030104003)

Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2003) A pragmatic alliance between critical realism and simple non-parametric statistical techniques. In: Downward, P. (ed.) Applied Economics and the Critical Realist Critique. Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology (2). Routledge, London, pp. 129-150. ISBN 9780415267854

McMaster, R. (2003) The process of market orientation in the UK's National Health Service. In: Dolfsma, W. and Dannreuther, C. (eds.) Globalization, Social Capital and Inequality: Contested Concepts, Contested Experiences. Edward Elgar, European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Cheltenham , pp. 144-175. ISBN 9781840645149

2002

Battu, H., McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2002) An empirical investigation of Oliver Williamson's 'organization of work'. Applied Economics, 34 (13). pp. 1657-1669. ISSN 0003-6846 (doi:10.1080/00036840110115127)

McMaster, R. (2002) Introduction: reform in the provision of health care. Review of Social Economy, 60 (3). pp. 323-329. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/0034676021000013331)

McMaster, R. (2002) The analysis of welfare state reform: why the 'quasi-markets' narrative is descriptively inadequate and misleading. Journal of Economic Issues, 36 (3). pp. 769-794. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2002) A socio-institutionalist critique of the 1990s' reforms of the UK's national health service. Review of Social Economy, 60 (3). pp. 403-433. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/0034676021000013386)

Battu, H., McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2002) Tenure and employment contracts: an empirical investigation. Journal of Economic Studies, 29 (2). pp. 131-149. ISSN 0144-3585 (doi:10.1108/01443580210420790)

Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2002) On categorical variables and non‐parametric statistical inference in the pursuit of causal explanations. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 26 (6). 753 -772. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/26.6.753)

2001

McMaster, R. (2001) A Veblenian-inspired critique of the “quasi-markets” concept. International Journal of Social Economics, 28 (9). pp. 710-724. ISSN 0306-8293 (doi:10.1108/EUM0000000005689)

McMaster, R. (2001) The national health service, the 'internal market' and trust. In: Davis, J.B. (ed.) Social Economics of Health Care. Routledge, London, UK, pp. 113-140. ISBN 9780415207652

1999

McMaster, R. (1999) Institutional change in UK health and local authorities. International Journal of Social Economics, 26 (12). pp. 1441-1454. ISSN 0306-8293 (doi:10.1108/03068299910241565)

1998

McMaster, R., and Mackay, D. F. (1998) Distribution, equity and domestic water charging regimes: the case of Scotland. Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 69 (1). pp. 85-105. ISSN 1370-4788 (doi:10.1111/1467-8292.00074)

1997

Sawkins, J.W., and McMaster, R. (1997) Quasi-Markets for Water Services: Reviving the Auld Alliance? Series: Hume monograph, 1 . David Hume Institute, Edinburgh. ISBN 9781870482547

1996

McMaster, R. (1996) A non-parametric approach to identifying the sources of cost savings arising from competitive tendering. Applied Economics Letters, 3 (7). pp. 463-466. ISSN 1350-4851 (doi:10.1080/758540807)

McMaster, R., and Sawkins, J.W. (1996) The contract state, trust distortion, and efficiency. Review of Social Economy, 54 (2). pp. 145-167. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/00346769600000034)

1995

McMaster, R. (1995) Competitive tendering in UK health and local authorities: what happens to the quality of services? Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 42 (4). pp. 409-427. ISSN 0036-9292 (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9485.1995.tb01167.x)

1993

McMaster, R., and Sawkins, J.W. (1993) The water industry in Scotland-Is franchising viable? Fiscal Studies, 14 (4). pp. 1-13. ISSN 0143-5671 (doi:10.1111/j.1475-5890.1993.tb00435.x)

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Article

McMaster, R. (2013) Capabilities and patients as persons: ethical implications for health economics. American Journal of Bioethics, 13 (8). pp. 48-50. ISSN 1526-5161 (doi:10.1080/15265161.2013.802066)

McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2013) An Investigation of Oliver Williamson’s Prescriptions for the Division of Labour. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 37 (6). pp. 1283-1301. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/bet030)

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2012) Revisiting public ownership: knowledge, democracy and participation in economic decision making. Review of Radical Political Economics, 44 (3). pp. 358-373. ISSN 0486-6134 (doi:10.1177/0486613412440238)

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2012) Rethinking public ownership and participation. On the Horizon, 20 (3). pp. 172-181. ISSN 1074-8121 (doi:10.1108/10748121211256775)

McMaster, R. (2012) Mainstream Health Economics and Dignity: The Commodity Narrative as a Debilitating Solecism? American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 72 (1). pp. 1-31. ISSN 00029246 (doi:10.1111/j.1536-7150.2012.00872.x)

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J., and McMaster, R. (2011) Identifying institutional vulnerability: the importance of language, and system boundaries. Journal of Economic Issues, 45 (4). pp. 805-818. ISSN 0021-3624 (doi:10.2753/JEI0021-3624450403)

McMaster, R., and Dolfsma, W. (2011) Policy conflicts: market-oriented reform in health care. Journal of Economic Issues, 45 (2). pp. 309-316. ISSN 0021-3624 (doi:10.2753/JEI0021-3624450207)

McMaster, R. (2011) Neuroeconomics: a sceptical view. Real-World Economics Review, 58 . pp. 113-125. ISSN 1755-9472

Watkins, C., and McMaster, R. (2011) The behavioural turn in housing economics: reflections on the theoretical and operational challenges. Housing, Theory and Society, 28 (3). pp. 281-287. ISSN 1403-6096 (doi:10.1080/14036096.2011.599177)

Cumbers, A., and McMaster, R. (2010) Socialism, knowledge, the instrumental valuation principle and the enhancement of individual dignity. Economy and Society, 39 (2). pp. 247-270. ISSN 0308-5147 (doi:10.1080/03085141003620162)

MacKinnon, D., Cumbers, A., Pike, A., Birch, K., and McMaster, R. (2009) Evolution in economic geography: institutions, political economy, and adaptation. Economic Geography, 85 (2). pp. 129-150. ISSN 0013-0095 (doi:10.1111/j.1944-8287.2009.01017.x)

Pike, A., Birch, K., Cumbers, A., MacKinnon, D., and McMaster, R. (2009) A geographical political economy of evolution in economic geography. Economic Geography, 85 (2). pp. 175-182. ISSN 0013-0095

McMaster, R. (2008) Beware those offering “Gold Standards”: evidence-based medicine and the potential for institutional change in clinical-medical provision. Journal of Economic Issues, 42 (4). pp. 885-912. ISSN 0021-3624

Davis, J.B., and McMaster, R. (2007) The individual in mainstream health economics: a case of persona non-grata. Health Care Analysis, 15 (3). pp. 195-210. ISSN 1065-3058 (doi:10.1007/s10728-007-0044-x)

Dolfsma, W., and McMaster, R. (2007) Revisiting institutionalist law and economics - the inadequacy of the Chicago school: the case of personal bankruptcy law. Journal of Economic Issues, 41 (2). pp. 557-565. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2007) On the need for heterodox health economics. Post-Autistic Economics Review, 41 . pp. 9-22.

McMaster, R., and Watkins, C. (2006) Economics and underdetermination: a case study of urban land and housing economics. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 30 (6). pp. 901-922. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/bej002)

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J., and McMaster, R. (2005) Market and society: How do they relate and how do they contribute to welfare? Journal of Economic Issues, 39 (2). pp. 347-357. ISSN 0021-3624

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2005) Market and society: how do they relate, and how do they contribute to welfare? Journal of Economic Issues, 39 . pp. 347-356. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2004) A utilitarian twist? Performance measurement in the English national health service. Journal of Economic Issues, 38 (2). pp. 429-437. ISSN 0021-3624

Cumbers, A., Mackinnon, D., and McMaster, R. (2003) Institutions, power and space - Assessing the limits to institutionalism in economic geography. European Urban and Regional Studies, 10 (4). pp. 325-342. ISSN 0969-7764 (doi:10.1177/09697764030104003)

Battu, H., McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2002) An empirical investigation of Oliver Williamson's 'organization of work'. Applied Economics, 34 (13). pp. 1657-1669. ISSN 0003-6846 (doi:10.1080/00036840110115127)

McMaster, R. (2002) Introduction: reform in the provision of health care. Review of Social Economy, 60 (3). pp. 323-329. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/0034676021000013331)

McMaster, R. (2002) The analysis of welfare state reform: why the 'quasi-markets' narrative is descriptively inadequate and misleading. Journal of Economic Issues, 36 (3). pp. 769-794. ISSN 0021-3624

McMaster, R. (2002) A socio-institutionalist critique of the 1990s' reforms of the UK's national health service. Review of Social Economy, 60 (3). pp. 403-433. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/0034676021000013386)

Battu, H., McMaster, R., and White, M.J. (2002) Tenure and employment contracts: an empirical investigation. Journal of Economic Studies, 29 (2). pp. 131-149. ISSN 0144-3585 (doi:10.1108/01443580210420790)

Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2002) On categorical variables and non‐parametric statistical inference in the pursuit of causal explanations. Cambridge Journal of Economics , 26 (6). 753 -772. ISSN 0309-166X (doi:10.1093/cje/26.6.753)

McMaster, R. (2001) A Veblenian-inspired critique of the “quasi-markets” concept. International Journal of Social Economics, 28 (9). pp. 710-724. ISSN 0306-8293 (doi:10.1108/EUM0000000005689)

McMaster, R. (1999) Institutional change in UK health and local authorities. International Journal of Social Economics, 26 (12). pp. 1441-1454. ISSN 0306-8293 (doi:10.1108/03068299910241565)

McMaster, R., and Mackay, D. F. (1998) Distribution, equity and domestic water charging regimes: the case of Scotland. Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 69 (1). pp. 85-105. ISSN 1370-4788 (doi:10.1111/1467-8292.00074)

McMaster, R. (1996) A non-parametric approach to identifying the sources of cost savings arising from competitive tendering. Applied Economics Letters, 3 (7). pp. 463-466. ISSN 1350-4851 (doi:10.1080/758540807)

McMaster, R., and Sawkins, J.W. (1996) The contract state, trust distortion, and efficiency. Review of Social Economy, 54 (2). pp. 145-167. ISSN 0034-6764 (doi:10.1080/00346769600000034)

McMaster, R. (1995) Competitive tendering in UK health and local authorities: what happens to the quality of services? Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 42 (4). pp. 409-427. ISSN 0036-9292 (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9485.1995.tb01167.x)

McMaster, R., and Sawkins, J.W. (1993) The water industry in Scotland-Is franchising viable? Fiscal Studies, 14 (4). pp. 1-13. ISSN 0143-5671 (doi:10.1111/j.1475-5890.1993.tb00435.x)

Book

Sawkins, J.W., and McMaster, R. (1997) Quasi-Markets for Water Services: Reviving the Auld Alliance? Series: Hume monograph, 1 . David Hume Institute, Edinburgh. ISBN 9781870482547

Book Section

McMaster, R. (2012) Institutional economics: traditional. In: Smith, S.J. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780080471631

McMaster, R., and Watkins, C. (2012) Evolutionary economics. In: Smith, S.J. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780080471631

Dolfsma, W., Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2009) Institutional change and language. In: Dolfsma, W. (ed.) Institutions, Communication and Values. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 14-29. ISBN 9780230223790

McMaster, R. (2008) Health policy. In: O'Hara, P.A. (ed.) International Encyclopaedia of Public Policy: Governance in a Global Age. GPERU, pp. 301-314.

McMaster, R. (2008) The welfare state and privatization. In: Davis, J.B. and Dolfsma, W. (eds.) Elgar Companion to Social Economics. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, pp. 519-536. ISBN 9781845422806

McMaster, R. (2007) Health care policy and the commodiciation of health. In: Cumbers, A. and Whitham, G. (eds.) Reclaiming the Economy: Alternatives to Market Fundamentalism in Scotland and Beyond. Scottish Left Review Press, Glasgow, pp. 96-113. ISBN 9780955036232

Finch, J.H., and McMaster, R. (2003) A pragmatic alliance between critical realism and simple non-parametric statistical techniques. In: Downward, P. (ed.) Applied Economics and the Critical Realist Critique. Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology (2). Routledge, London, pp. 129-150. ISBN 9780415267854

McMaster, R. (2003) The process of market orientation in the UK's National Health Service. In: Dolfsma, W. and Dannreuther, C. (eds.) Globalization, Social Capital and Inequality: Contested Concepts, Contested Experiences. Edward Elgar, European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Cheltenham , pp. 144-175. ISBN 9781840645149

McMaster, R. (2001) The national health service, the 'internal market' and trust. In: Davis, J.B. (ed.) Social Economics of Health Care. Routledge, London, UK, pp. 113-140. ISBN 9780415207652

Research Report or Paper

Ferrari, E., Henneberry, J., Laughlin, D.L., Tait, M., Watkins, C., and McMaster, R. (2011) Behavioural Change Approach and the Housing Sector: Scoping Study. Project Report. Department for Communities and Local Government, London.

Conference Proceedings

Shaw, D., Cumbers, A., McMaster, R., and Crossan, J. (2014) Preliminary research findings. In: Making Local Food Happen: Community Gardening in Glasgow, 13 June 2014, The Lighthouse, Glasgow, UK.

Shaw, D., and McMaster, R. (2014) Visualising care in ethical consumption. In: Visual Methodologies: A Postdiscipline of Inclusions?, 19-21 June 2014, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

Shaw, D., and McMaster, R. (2013) Ethical consumption: who cares? In: Fourth Conference for Transformative Consumer Research, 24-25 May 2013, Lille, France. (Unpublished)

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2013) A visualisation of care in ethical consumption. In: SCORAI 2013: The Future of Consumerism and Well-Being in a World of Ecological Constraints, 12-14 June 2013, Worcerster, MA, USA.

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2012) Bounded in choice: expectations of an attitude-behaviour gap in ethical consumer behaviour. In: ICCSR 10th Anniversary Conference, 26-27 Apr 2012, Nottingham University Business School, Nottingham, UK.

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Newholm, T. (2012) Visualising care in ethical consumption. In: ESRC inVisio symposium: Advancing Visual Research in Organization Studies, 28-29 Nov 2012, University of Essex, Colchester, UK. (Unpublished)

Khan, A.R., MacIntosh, R., and McMaster, R. (2011) Development of human capital resource and knowledge: dynamic capability, competency and skill. In: SMS 31st Annual International Conference, 6-9 November 2011, Miami, Florida, USA.

Malik, S., MacIntosh, R., and McMaster, R. (2011) What makes up a healthy, happy and enthusiastic academic? Conceptualization, operationalization and measurement of vitality at work (VAW). In: British Academy of Management (BAM) 2011, 13-15 September 2011, Birmingham, UK.

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Ozcaglar-Toulouse, N. (2011) Voting for a fairer world? In: 27th International Conference of the French Marketing Association, 18-20 May 2011, Brussels, Belgium.

Shaw, D., McMaster, R., and Ozcaglar-Toulouse, N. (2008) Voting for a fairer world? The myth of ethical consumption. In: 3rd Fair Trade International Symposium, 14-16 May 2008, Montpellier, France.

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Current PhD students

David Clear
 
Thesis title: Using the metaphor of a fitness landscape from systems biology as a Risk Management framework.
Co-supervisor: Prof. Denis Smith

Asif Khan
 
Thesis title: Building entrepreneurial innovative competitive advantage through development of human capital and integrated learning with NGO and government alliance partners towards sustainable development.
Co-supervisor: Prof. Robert MacIntosh

Renard Mapemba

Co-supervisor: Prof. Iain Docherty

Economics and organisation; health care; public sector (welfare state); public sector reform; methodologies of the social sciences; history of economic thought

Research projects

Reform in health care provision; theoretical approaches in health and economics; conceptions of institutional durability and vulnerability; methodological problems in neuro-economics; the instrumental valuation principle and governance.

Recent professional involvement

Co-editor – Review of Social Economy