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Biography

Abay Mulatu is Associate Professor at the School of Economics, Finance and Accounting and a research associate at the Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI) at Coventry University. Abay’s training is in environmental economics, international trade and development economics. He did his doctorate at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Before joining Coventry University in 2016, Abay held research positions at the London School of Economics and the University of Cambridge, Lectureship at the University of Manchester and Senior Lectureship at London Metropolitan University.

 Research

Abay’s main research covers empirical international trade, environmental and development economics. His current research focusses on issues at the intersection between trade/FDI and the environment; development and the environment; and trade and development. Abay recently completed a Leverhulme Research Fellowship (£45,000) on a research project titled Environmental Regulation and International Competitiveness.

Abay welcomes PhD students, particularly in these research areas.

Teaching

Abay is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. His main areas of teaching are: Econometrics; Microeconomics; International Economics; Environmental Economcis.

Research Interests

Impact assessment; Economic geography; International trade; Development economics; Environmental economics

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, Postgraduate Diploma, Tinbergen Institute

19981999

Economics, Doctorate, VU University Amsterdam

19982004

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Research Output 2000 2018

14 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
competitiveness
regulation
pollution
economics
environmental quality
7 Citations (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)

The Structure of UK Outbound FDI And Environmental Regulation

Mulatu, A., Sep 2017, In : Environmental and Resource Economics. 68, 1, p. 65-96 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
foreign direct investment
industry
pollution effect
environmental policy
pollution
12 Citations (Scopus)

On the concept of 'competitiveness' and its usefulness for policy

Mulatu, A., Mar 2016, In : Structural Change and Economic Dynamics. 36, p. 50-62 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Competitiveness
Usefulness
International economics
Exercise
National competitiveness
20 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Contract cheating & the market in essays

Rigby, D., Burton, M., Belcombe, K., Bateman, I. & Mulatu, A., 26 Dec 2014, In : Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 111, p. 23-37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cheating
Purchase
Probability of detection
Language
Willingness
10 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental Regulation and Location of Industrialized Agricultural Production in Europe

Mulatu, A. & Wossink, A., 1 Aug 2014, In : Land Economics. 90, 3, p. 509-537 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pig
agricultural production
industry
pollution
Europe