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ADRI Staff (2014)

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Prof Oliver Morrissey

Prof Oliver Morrissey

Position: Honorary Professor
Phone: N/A
Campus: G


A list of the ten most significant relevant publications for the last five years:

  1. DASGUPTA, I., BOUGHEAS, S. and MORRISSEY, O., 2007. Tough love or unconditional charity? Oxford Economic Papers. 59(4), 561-582
  2. LENSINK, R. and MORRISSEY, O., 2006. Foreign direct investment: flows, volatility and the impact on growth Review of International Economics. 14(3), 478-493
  3. GOMANEE, K., MORRISSEY, O., MOSLEY, P. and VERSCHOOR, A., 2005. Aid, government expenditure, and aggregate welfare World Development. 33(3), 355-370
  4. CLIST, P. AND O. MORRISSEY, 2011. Aid and Tax Revenue: Signs of a Positive Effect Since the 1980s Journal of International Development. 23(2), 165-180

Brief Biography

Oliver maintains primary research interests in the economic effects of aid and in trade policy reform, especially in Africa. He joined Nottingham in 1989 and was promoted to his current position in 2004. He has published many articles in international journals, mostly on aid policy and effectiveness , trade policy reform , conditionality and adjustment, and supply response in agriculture.

Present research concentrates on the fiscal impact of aid; EU- ACP economic relationships; trade policy, performance and poverty; and the political economy of policy reform.

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4th February 2015