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Dr Scott McCracken

Lecturer/ Undergraduate Programme Director, Business Economics

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Business School

Summary

Scott McCracken is a lecturer in economics whose research interests include industrial organisation, international trade and other applications of microeconomic theory. His current research focuses on the effect of information on the outcomes in imperfectly competitive goods markets. Scott joined the University of Hull in 2012 after completing his PhD at the Australian National University.

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

The choice of commodity tax base in the presence of horizontal foreign direct investment

McCracken, S. (2015). The choice of commodity tax base in the presence of horizontal foreign direct investment. International tax and public finance, 22(5), 811-833. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-014-9332-1

Economic integration and the choice of commodity tax base with endogenous market structures

McCracken, S., & Stähler, F. (2010). Economic integration and the choice of commodity tax base with endogenous market structures. International tax and public finance, 17(2), 91-113. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-008-9099-3

Postgraduate supervision

Scott welcomes applications in industrial organisation, applied microeconomic theory and international trade, game theory.