Professor Geraint Johnes

Professor, Professor of Economics

Research Interests

Labour markets, especially spatially disaggregated analyses. Economics of education.

In my own time: tuition fees, class time and student effort in non-formal (or continuing) education
Johnes, G., Bolli, T. 2014 In: Journal of Education and Work.
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The impact of institutional student support on graduation rates in US PhD programmes
Bolli, T., Agasisti, T., Johnes, G. 2014 In: Education Economics.
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Efficiency, costs, rankings and heterogeneity: the case of US higher education
Agasisti, T., Johnes, G. 2014 In: Studies in Higher Education.
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The persistence of efficiency
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 15/10/2013 In: Expert Systems with Applications. 40, 14, p. 5661-5672. 12 p.
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Performance trends in the construction industry worldwide: an overview of the turn of the century
Horta, I., Camanho, A., Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 02/2013 In: Journal of Productivity Analysis. 39, 1, p. 89-99. 11 p.
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Efficiency in higher education institutions revisited: a network approach
Johnes, G. 2013 In: Economics Bulletin. 33, 4, p. 2698-2706. 9 p.
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Efficiency in the Higher Education sector: a technical exploration
Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 2013 London : Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. 75 p.
Book

Tweet sensations: investigating the potential use of sentiment analysis in higher education in the UK
Johnes, G. 2013 In: Higher Education Review -London-. 45, 2, p. 61-76. 16 p.
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Fundamentals of Labor Economics
Thornton, R., Johnes, G., Hyclak, T. 2013 2nd ed. Independence, Ky. : Houghton Mifflin. 506 p. ISBN: 1285094220, 9781285094229.
Book

It's been a long time: an analysis of job duration in two banks
Maltezou, V., Johnes, G. 2013 In: Evidence-Based HRM. 1, 2, p. 130-146. 17 p.
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Trade in the greenhouse: efficient policy in a global model
Johnes, G. 2013 In: International Journal of Sustainable Economy. 5, 1, p. 1-14. 14 p.
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Differences in cost structure and the evaluation of efficiency: the case of German universities
Johnes, G., Schwarzenberger, A. 12/2011 In: Education Economics. 19, 5, p. 487-499. 13 p.
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Revisiting the impact of occupational segregation on the gender earnings gap in Malaysia
Goy, S.C., Johnes, G. 2012 In: Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia. 46, 1, p. 13-25. 13 p.
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Optimal educational investment: domestic equity and international competition
Johnes, G. 2012 In: International Scholarly Research Network Economics. 2012, p. 1-4. 4 p.
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Early years' education and subsequent schooling in rural India
Johnes, G. 2012 In: Growth, Development and Diversity. New Delhi : Oxford University Press p. 166-180. 15 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Occupational segregation in the Malaysian labor market: evidence on the L index
Goy, S.C., Johnes, G. 08/2011 In: Singapore Economic Review. 56, 3, p. 397-421. 25 p.
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Costs and efficiency of higher education institutions in England: a DEA analysis
Thanassoulis, E., Kortelainen, M., Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 07/2011 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 62, 7, p. 1282-1297. 16 p.
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Education and labour market outcomes: evidence from Brazil
Freguglia, R., Spricigo, G., Johnes, G., Aggarwal, A. 2011 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

Education and labour market outcomes : evidence from India
Aggarwal, A., Freguglia, R., Johnes, G., Spricigo, G. 2011 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Skills and earnings revisited
Johnes, G. 2011 In: Advances in the economics of education. M√ľnster : Lit Verlang
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Economics: Still a Bastard Science?
Johnes, G. 2011 In: The Eighth Lamp - Ruskin Studies Today. 5
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It was all gonna trickle down: what has growth in India's advanced sectors really done for the rest?
Johnes, G. 01/2010 In: The Indian Economic Journal. 57, 4, p. 146-155. 10 p.
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Heterogeneity and the evaluation of efficiency: the case of Italian universities
Agasisti, T., Johnes, G. 2010 In: Applied Economics. 42, 11, p. 1365-1375. 11 p.
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Economies of scale and mergers in higher education.
Green, C., Johnes, G. 13/04/2009 In: The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education. New York : Routledge p. 369-380. 12 p. ISBN: 978-0415432641.
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Higher education institutions' costs and efficiency: taking the decomposition a further step
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 02/2009 In: Economics of Education Review. 28, 1, p. 107-113. 7 p.
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Changes in the characteristics and skills of British youth
Johnes, G. 2009 In: Economics Bulletin. 29, 1, p. 369-375. 7 p.
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Strategic Responses to Companies'' Own Past Performance: Why do some Firms Fare Better Than Others?
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 2009 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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It Was All Gonna Trickle Down: What Has Growth In India''s Advanced Sectors Really Done For The Rest?
Johnes, G. 2009 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Cost Structure, Efficiency and Heterogeneity in US Higher Education: An Empirical Analysis
Agasisti, T., Johnes, G. 2009 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

Economies of scale and mergers
Green, C., Johnes, G. 2009 In: The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education. London and New York : Routledge ISBN: 9780415432641.
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Costs and Efficiency of Higher Education Institutions in England: A DEA Analysis
Thanassoulis, E., Kortelainen, M., Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 2009 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Optimal Educational Investment: Domestic Equity and International Competition
Johnes, G. 2009 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Beyond frontiers: comparing the efficiency of higher education decision-making units across more than one country
Agasisti, T., Johnes, G. 2009 In: Education Economics. 17, 1, p. 59-79. 21 p.
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Occupation and the labour market participation of women: why do some people trade down jobs when careers are interrupted?
Johnes, G. 2009 In: Applied Economics Letters. 16, 11, p. 1093-1096. 4 p.
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CHANGES IN THE CHARACTERISTICS AND SKILLS OF BRITISH YOUTH
Johnes, G. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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EARLY YEARS EDUCATION AND SUBSEQUENT SCHOOLING IN RURAL INDIA: AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS
Johnes, G. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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IT''S BEEN A LONG TIME: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF JOB DURATION IN BANKING
Maltezou, V., Johnes, G. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

Trade in the greenhouse: efficient policy in a global model
Johnes, G. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Assessing efficiency of Portuguese universities through parametric and non-parametric methods
Johnes, G., Camanho, A., Portela, M. 2008 In: Portuguese Journal of Management Studies. 13, p. 39-68. 30 p.
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An analysis of costs in institutions of higher education in England
Johnes, J., Johnes, G., Thanassoulis, E. 2008 In: Studies in Higher Education. 33, 5, p. 527-549. 23 p.
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Changes in gender wage discrimination in the 1990s: a tale of three very different economies
Johnes, G., Tanaka, Y. 2008 In: Japan and the World Economy. 20, 1, p. 97-113. 17 p.
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Cherry-picking in the economics of education orchard: a selective survey of recent developments
Johnes, G. 2008 In: Economia del Capitale Umano: instituzioni, incentivi e valutazione. Milano : FrancoAngeli p. 17-31. 15 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The determinants of costs and efficiencies where producers are heterogeneous: the case of Spanish universities
Johnes, G., Salas-Velasco, M. 2007 In: Economics Bulletin. 4, 15, p. 1-9. 9 p.
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Funding formulae where costs legitimately differ: the case of higher education in England
Johnes, G. 2007 In: Education Economics. 15, 4, p. 385-404. 20 p.
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The wage curve revisited: estimates from a UK panel
Johnes, G. 2007 In: Economics Letters. 94, 3, p. 414-420. 7 p.
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Career Interruptions and Labour Market Outcomes
Johnes, G. 2006 Manchester : Equal Opportunities Commission. ISBN: 1842061798.
Book

Has Becker put economics in the electric chair?
Johnes, G. 2006 In: The Economists' Voice. 3, 4, p. Article 5.
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Didactism and educational outcomes
Johnes, G. 2006 In: Educational Research and Reviews. 1, 2, p. 23-28. 6 p.
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Education and economic growth
Johnes, G. 2006 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Pricing in higher education: implications for English institutions in the wake of the 2004 higher education reform
Johnes, G. 2005 In: Education and Economy. 2, p. 1-3. 3 p.
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Funding formulae where costs legitimately differ: the case of higher education in England
Johnes, G. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

Higher education institutions' costs and efficiency: taking the decomposition a further step
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

Skills and earnings revisited
Johnes, G. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

The wage curve revisited: estimates from a UK panel
Johnes, G. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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An analysis of costs in institutions of higher education in England
Thanassoulis, E., Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Nations will fall? Revisiting the economic determinants of attitudes to European integration
Johnes, G. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Chaos and the dancing stars: nonlinearity and entrepreneurship
Kalinoglou, A., Manasova, A., Johnes, G. 2005 In: Journal of Entrepreneurship. 14, p. 1-19. 19 p.
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An Exploratory Analysis of the Cost Structure of Higher Education in England
Emrouznejad, A., Thanassoulis, E., Lenton, P., Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 2005 London : Department for Education and Skills. ISBN: 1-84478-484-3.
Book

"Don't know much about history...'': revisiting the impact of curriculum on subsequent labour market outcomes
Johnes, G. 2005 In: Bulletin of Economic Research. 57, 3, p. 249-272. 24 p.
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The evaluation of welfare under alternative models of higher education finance
Johnes, G. 2004 In: Markets in Higher Education: Rhetoric or Reality?. Dordrecht : Kluwer Academic Publishers p. 113-126. 14 p. ISBN: 1-4020-2815-6.
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Standards
Johnes, G. 2004 In: International Handbook on the Economics of Education. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar p. 462-483. 22 p. ISBN: 1-84376-119-X.
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Optimal regional fiscal policies and workers' education, location and occupation: a note
Johnes, G. 2004 In: Public Finance. 53, 3-4, p. 489-494. 6 p.
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The Global Value of Education and Training Exports to the UK Economy
Johnes, G. 2004 Manchester : The British Council. 14 p.
Book

A fourth desideratum: the CES cost function and the sustainable configuration of multiproduct firms
Johnes, G. 2004 In: Bulletin of Economic Research. 56, 4, p. 329-332. 4 p.
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Never give up on the good times: student attrition in the UK
McNabb, R., Johnes, G. 2004 In: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. 66, 1, p. 23-48. 26 p.
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International Handbook on the Economics of Education
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 2004 Cheltenham : Edward Elgar. 848 p. ISBN: 1-84376-119-X.
Book

Fundamentals of Labor Economics
Hyclak, T., Johnes, G., Thornton, R. 2004 Boston : Houghton Mifflin. ISBN: 0-395-92362-X.
Book

The influence of expected wages on occupational choice: new evidence from Inner Mongolia
Johnes, G., Du, Y. 2003 In: Applied Economics Letters. 10, p. 829-832. 4 p.
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Optimal regional policies with education, labour mobility and occupational choice
Johnes, G. 2003 In: Public Finance. 53, p. 489-494. 6 p.
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Curriculum
Johnes, G. 2003 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Stochastic frontier estimation of a CES cost function: the case of higher education in Britain
Izadi, H., Johnes, G., Oskrochi, G., Crouchley, R. 2002 In: Economics of Education Review. 21, 1, p. 63-72. 10 p.
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Technical efficiency under alternative regularity regimes: evidence from the inter-war British gas industry
Hammond, C., Robinson, T.A., Johnes, G. 2002 In: Journal of Regulatory Economics. 22, 3, p. 251-270. 20 p.
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A Tajik story: the labour market following war and transition
Johnes, G. 2002 In: Economic Systems. 26, 1, p. 17-30. 14 p.
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Going for growth: overeducation in a tax competition game
Johnes, G. 2002 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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A new look at gender effects in participation and occupation choice
Johnes, G., Soopramanien, D.G.R. 2001 In: Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations. 15, 3, p. 415-443. 29 p.
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The effect of competition on the efficiency of secondary schools in England
Bradley, S., Johnes, G., Millington, J. 2001 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 135, 3, p. 545-568. 24 p.
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The evaluation of welfare under alternative models of higher education finance
Johnes, G. 2001 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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It's different for girls: participation, wage discrimination and occupational segregation in the US
Johnes, G. 2000 In: Manchester School. 68, 5, p. 552-567. 16 p.
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A new look at gender effects in participation and occupation choice
Soopramanien, D.G.R., Johnes, G. 2000 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Wage differentials and the responsiveness of labor supply: an international comparison
Johnes, G. 2000 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
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Schooling, fertility and the labour market experience of married women
Johnes, G. 1999 In: Applied Economics Letters. 31, p. 585-592. 8 p.
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The management of universities
Johnes, G. 1999 In: Scottish Journal of Political Economy. 46, 5, p. 505-522. 18 p.
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Forecasting unemployment
Johnes, G. 1999 In: Applied Economics Letters. 6, p. 605-607. 3 p.
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Human capital versus sorting: new data and a new test
Johnes, G. 1998 In: Applied Economics Letters. 5, p. 665-667. 3 p.
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The costs of multi-product organisations and the heuristic evaluation of industrial structure.
Johnes, G. 1998 In: Socio-Economic Planning Sciences. 32, p. 199-209. 11 p.
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Wage inflation and unemployment in Britain and America 1892-1991
Johnes, G., Hyclak, T. 1997 In: Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations. 11, 2, p. 373-390. 18 p.
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Training and skills development in the East Asian newly industrialised countries: a comparison and lessons for developing countries
Johnes, G., Tzannatos, Z. 1997 In: Journal of Vocational Education and Training. 49, 3, p. 431-454. 24 p.
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The funding of higher education in the United Kingdom
Johnes, G. 1997 In: Structure and Financing of Higher Education in Russia, Ukraine and the European Union. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers p. 52. 52 p. ISBN: 1853024422.
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Costs and industrial structure in contemporary British higher education
Johnes, G. 1997 In: Economic Journal. 107, p. 727-737. 11 p.
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British employers and the social chapter: some survey evidence
Sapsford, D.R., de Kervenoael, R.F., Armstrong, H.W., Johnes, G. 1997 In: Industrial Relations Journal. 28, 3, p. 236-242. 7 p.
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Neither poison nor panacea
Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 09/1995 In: Economics of Education Review. 14, 3, p. 317-318. 2 p.
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Research funding and performance in UK university departments of economics
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 1995 In: Economics of Education Review. 14, 3, p. 301-314. 14 p.
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Policy reforms and the theory of education finance
Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 1994 In: Journal of Economic Studies. 21, 1, p. 3-15. 13 p.
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The role of transport costs as a determinant of price level differentials between the Isle of Man and the United Kingdom
Armstrong, H., Johnes, J., Johnes, G., MacBean, A. 02/1993 In: World Development. 21, 2, p. 311-318. 8 p.
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Measuring the research performance of UK economics departments: an application of data envelopment analysis
Johnes, G., Johnes, J. 1993 In: Oxford Economic Papers. 45, p. 332-347. 16 p.
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Apples and oranges: the aggregation problem in publications analysis
Johnes, J., Johnes, G. 1992 In: Scientometrics. 25, 2, p. 353-365. 13 p.
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