Professor Geraint Johnes

Professor of Economics

Research Interests

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

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
Working paper

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.
Chapter

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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.
Chapter

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

EARLY YEARS EDUCATION AND SUBSEQUENT SCHOOLING IN RURAL INDIA: AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS
Johnes, G. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Economics
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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
Working paper

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.
Chapter

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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