Prof Luis Angeles

  • Professor in Economics (Economics)

telephone: 01413308517
email: Luis.Angeles@glasgow.ac.uk

College of Social Sciences, Adam Smith Business School, Room 204E, West Quadrangle, Gilbert Scott Building, Glasgow, G12 8QQ

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-9254-4608

Biography

Luis Angeles is Professor in Economics at the University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School, where he has been in employment since 2006. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.

Prof Angeles has published academic work in Economic History, Economic Development, Money and Banking, and more. He has been a member of the editorial board of the Journal of International Development (2013-2018) and is external examiner for the University of Manchester (2018-present). At the University of Glasgow, he has been director of MSc programmes in Development, P&DR Reviewer, REF impact champion and Deputy Head of Subject.

Research interests

Luis is a member of the Macroeconomics research cluster.

Areas of expertise:

  • Economic history
  • Economic development, inequality
  • Money and banking

Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2019 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2005
Number of items: 19.

2019

Angeles, L. (2019) On the nature of banks. Kyklos, 72(3), pp. 381-399. (doi: 10.1111/kykl.12204)

2017

Angeles, L. (2017) The great divergence and the economics of printing. Economic History Review, 70(1), pp. 30-51. (doi: 10.1111/ehr.12337)

Angeles, L. and Elizalde, A. (2017) Pre-colonial institutions and socioeconomic development: The case of Latin America. Journal of Development Economics, 124, pp. 22-40. (doi: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2016.08.006)

2016

Angeles, L. and Milne, R. G. (2016) Competitive provision of public services: cost savings over successive rounds of tendering. Applied Economics Letters, 23(9), pp. 627-632. (doi: 10.1080/13504851.2015.1093079)

2015

Angeles, L. (2015) A note on debt and economic activity. Economics Letters, 136, pp. 67-69. (doi: 10.1016/j.econlet.2015.09.009)

Angeles, L. (2015) Credit expansion and the economy. Applied Economics Letters, 22(13), pp. 1064-1072. (doi: 10.1080/13504851.2014.1000515)

Angeles, L. and Neanidis, K. C. (2015) The persistent effect of colonialism on corruption. Economica, 82(326), pp. 319-349. (doi: 10.1111/ecca.12123)

2013

Angeles, L. (2013) On the causes of the African slave trade. Kyklos, 66(1), pp. 1-26. (doi: 10.1111/kykl.12008)

2012

Milne, R.G. , Roy, G. and Angeles, L. (2012) Competition, quality and contract compliance: evidence from compulsory competitive tendering in local government in Great Britain, 1987-2000. Fiscal Studies, 33(4), pp. 513-546. (doi: 10.1111/j.1475-5890.2012.00171.x)

2011

Angeles, L. (2011) Institutions, property rights, and economic development in historical perspective. Kyklos, 64(2), pp. 157-177. (doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6435.2011.00500.x)

Angeles, L. (2011) A closer look at the Easterlin Paradox. Journal of Socio-Economics, 40(1), pp. 67-73. (doi: 10.1016/j.socec.2010.06.017)

Huff, G. and Angeles, L. (2011) Globalization, industrialization and urbanization in pre-World War II Southeast Asia. Explorations in Economic History, 48(1), pp. 20-36. (doi: 10.1016/j.eeh.2010.08.001)

2010

Angeles, L. (2010) Children and life satisfaction. Journal of Happiness Studies, 11(4), pp. 523-538. (doi: 10.1007/s10902-009-9168-z)

Angeles, L. (2010) An alternative test of Kuznets’ hypothesis. Journal of Economic Inequality, (doi: 10.1007/s10888-009-9117-4)

Angeles, L. (2010) Demographic transitions: analyzing the effects of mortality on fertility. Journal of Population Economics, 23(1), pp. 99-120. (doi: 10.1007/s00148-009-0255-6)

2009

Angeles, L. and Neanidis, K. (2009) Aid effectiveness: the role of the local elite. Journal of Development Economics, 90(1), pp. 120-134. (doi: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2008.05.002)

2008

Angeles, L. (2008) GDP per capita or real wages? making sense of conflicting views on pre-industrial Europe. Explorations in Economic History, 45(2), pp. 147-163. (doi: 10.1016/j.eeh.2007.09.002)

2007

Angeles, L. (2007) Income inequality and colonialism. European Economic Review, 51(5), pp. 1155-1176. (doi: 10.1016/j.euroecorev.2006.09.001)

2005

Angeles, L. (2005) Should developing countries strengthen their intellectual property rights? Topics in Macroeconomics, 5(1), p. 23. (doi: 10.2202/1534-5998.1327)

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Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 19.

Articles

Angeles, L. (2019) On the nature of banks. Kyklos, 72(3), pp. 381-399. (doi: 10.1111/kykl.12204)

Angeles, L. (2017) The great divergence and the economics of printing. Economic History Review, 70(1), pp. 30-51. (doi: 10.1111/ehr.12337)

Angeles, L. and Elizalde, A. (2017) Pre-colonial institutions and socioeconomic development: The case of Latin America. Journal of Development Economics, 124, pp. 22-40. (doi: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2016.08.006)

Angeles, L. and Milne, R. G. (2016) Competitive provision of public services: cost savings over successive rounds of tendering. Applied Economics Letters, 23(9), pp. 627-632. (doi: 10.1080/13504851.2015.1093079)

Angeles, L. (2015) A note on debt and economic activity. Economics Letters, 136, pp. 67-69. (doi: 10.1016/j.econlet.2015.09.009)

Angeles, L. (2015) Credit expansion and the economy. Applied Economics Letters, 22(13), pp. 1064-1072. (doi: 10.1080/13504851.2014.1000515)

Angeles, L. and Neanidis, K. C. (2015) The persistent effect of colonialism on corruption. Economica, 82(326), pp. 319-349. (doi: 10.1111/ecca.12123)

Angeles, L. (2013) On the causes of the African slave trade. Kyklos, 66(1), pp. 1-26. (doi: 10.1111/kykl.12008)

Milne, R.G. , Roy, G. and Angeles, L. (2012) Competition, quality and contract compliance: evidence from compulsory competitive tendering in local government in Great Britain, 1987-2000. Fiscal Studies, 33(4), pp. 513-546. (doi: 10.1111/j.1475-5890.2012.00171.x)

Angeles, L. (2011) Institutions, property rights, and economic development in historical perspective. Kyklos, 64(2), pp. 157-177. (doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6435.2011.00500.x)

Angeles, L. (2011) A closer look at the Easterlin Paradox. Journal of Socio-Economics, 40(1), pp. 67-73. (doi: 10.1016/j.socec.2010.06.017)

Huff, G. and Angeles, L. (2011) Globalization, industrialization and urbanization in pre-World War II Southeast Asia. Explorations in Economic History, 48(1), pp. 20-36. (doi: 10.1016/j.eeh.2010.08.001)

Angeles, L. (2010) Children and life satisfaction. Journal of Happiness Studies, 11(4), pp. 523-538. (doi: 10.1007/s10902-009-9168-z)

Angeles, L. (2010) An alternative test of Kuznets’ hypothesis. Journal of Economic Inequality, (doi: 10.1007/s10888-009-9117-4)

Angeles, L. (2010) Demographic transitions: analyzing the effects of mortality on fertility. Journal of Population Economics, 23(1), pp. 99-120. (doi: 10.1007/s00148-009-0255-6)

Angeles, L. and Neanidis, K. (2009) Aid effectiveness: the role of the local elite. Journal of Development Economics, 90(1), pp. 120-134. (doi: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2008.05.002)

Angeles, L. (2008) GDP per capita or real wages? making sense of conflicting views on pre-industrial Europe. Explorations in Economic History, 45(2), pp. 147-163. (doi: 10.1016/j.eeh.2007.09.002)

Angeles, L. (2007) Income inequality and colonialism. European Economic Review, 51(5), pp. 1155-1176. (doi: 10.1016/j.euroecorev.2006.09.001)

Angeles, L. (2005) Should developing countries strengthen their intellectual property rights? Topics in Macroeconomics, 5(1), p. 23. (doi: 10.2202/1534-5998.1327)

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Supervision

Luis is interested in supervising projects examining:

  • Banks and money creation, and its effects on economic activity and financial crises.
  • Economic development from a historical perspective, including aspects such as inequality, geography, institutions, etc.
  • Topics in economic history at large.

Current doctoral supervision

Completed PhDs

  • "Essays on intrahousehold relationships and decision-making" (completed September 2019)
  • "Essays on natural resources and local economies" (completed June 2019)
  • "Empirical essays on sustainability, portfolio risk, and outreach of Islamic microfinance institutions" (completed 2016)
  • "Essays on educational production functions in England" (completed 2015)
  • "The role of local and regional governments in investment growth and productivity enhancement in Mexico." (completed 2015)
  • "Pre-colonial institutions and long-run development in Latin America" (completed 2015)
  • "Essays on cultural and institutional dynamics in economic development using spatial analysis" (completed 2015)

Teaching

  • Economics of inequality and deprivation (PGT)
  • Modern theory of banking and finance (PGT)