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Dr Carlyn Dobson

Reader in Economics

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Business School

Summary

Carlyn Dobson has been lecturing in economics since 1995. She joined the University of Hull in 2012. She has previously worked at several universities including Newcastle University, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Otago.

Journal Article

A gravity model of remittance determinants: evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean

McCracken, S., Ramlogan-Dobson, C., & Stack, M. M. (2017). A gravity model of remittance determinants: evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean. Regional studies, 51(5), 737-749. https://doi.org/10.1080/00343404.2015.1133904

Determinants of the informal economy of an emerging economy: a multiple indicator, multiple causes approach

Igudia, E., Ackrill, R., Coleman, S., & Dobson, C. (2016). Determinants of the informal economy of an emerging economy: a multiple indicator, multiple causes approach. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 28(2/3), 154. https://doi.org/10.1504/ijesb.2016.076643

Is there club convergence in Latin America?

King, A., & Ramlogan-Dobson, C. (2016). Is there club convergence in Latin America?. Empirical economics, 51(3), 1011-1031. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00181-015-1040-x

International income convergence: Is Latin America actually different?

King, A., & Ramlogan-Dobson, C. (2015). International income convergence: Is Latin America actually different?. Economic modelling, 49, 212-222. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econmod.2015.04.008

Is Africa Actually Developing?

King, A., & Ramlogan-Dobson, C. (2015). Is Africa Actually Developing?. World Development, 66, 598-613. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.09.023

Postgraduate supervision

Carlyn welcomes applications in economic growth with emphasis on developing countries.