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    Particulars

    Office Location: Riddel Hall Block 3, Room 0G-019

    Research Interests

    Primary fields: Economic History, Economic Growth, Demography

    Secondary fields: Applied Econometrics, Trade, Macroeconomics

    Research Statement

    Alan Fernihough is a lecturer in Economics at Queen's University Management School, and a Research Associate at Queen's University Centre for Economic History. He is an economic historian with research interests in demography, economic growth, and trade. 

    Achievements and Distinctions

    Alan Fernihough holds a MA and PhD in Economics from University College Dublin. Alan won the Denis Conniffe prize for best paper presented by a graduate student at the 2011 Irish Economics Association Annual Conference.

    Willingness to take PhD. students

    Yes

    PhD projects

    I believe that research in economic history can be advanced with better data and methods. In particular, I see a lot of opportunities in the digitization of historical documents and maps, and analyzing these data with cutting edge econometrics methods.

    Frequent Journals

    • Demography

      ISSNs: 0070-3370

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1533-7790

      Springer New York

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 3.11 SJR 2.345 SNIP 2.072

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    • Journal of Population Economics

      ISSNs: 0933-1433

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1432-1475

      Springer New York

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 1.8 SJR 1.574 SNIP 1.716

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    • Economics and Human Biology

      ISSNs: 1570-677X

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1873-6130

      Elsevier

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 2.94 SJR 2.123 SNIP 1.583

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    • Explorations in Economic History

      ISSNs: 0014-4983

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1090-2457

      Academic Press Inc.

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 1.36 SJR 1.187 SNIP 1.344

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    • Journal of Economic Growth

      ISSNs: 1381-4338

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1573-7020

      Springer New York

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 5.27 SJR 5.529 SNIP 4.092

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