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Dr Edward Shinnick

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Edward Shinnick

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Economics

Economics
Department of Economics
University College Cork
Western Road

+353 (0)21 4902052 e.shinnick@ucc.ie

Biography

Dr. Edward Shinnick is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at University College Cork. He received his BA degree (Economics and Mathematics) and Master’s degree (Economics) from University College Cork. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Strathclyde in 1999. His research areas include competition in markets & industries, privatisation, competition policy, regulation and business strategy, where he has published in a wide range of national and international journals, book chapters and edited book volumes. Most recent publications cover the area of, regulation of health insurance, economic incentives and the knowledge economy, regulatory reform in Irish legal services, corruption and governance issues and competition on bus transport. Dr Shinnick has undertaken economic consultancy work for industry, has served on the Board of the National Consumer Agency (NCA) where he was also Chair of the NCA’s Audit Committee, is an International Reviewer for the Czech Science Foundation, serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Public Policy and the International Economics and Economic Policy. Dr Shinnick is a former External Examiner at Trinity College Dublin and Kingston University and is currently an external examiner at the University of East London.

 

Research Interests

Regulation, privatisation, competition and competitiveness, housing economics and transport economics

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Affiliations

  • Member of the Editorial Board, Quarterly Economic Commentary Journal (01-JAN-07 / 31-DEC-09)
  • External Examiner, Trinity College Dublin (01-JAN-07 / 31-DEC-10)
  • External Examiner, Kingston University, London, UK for 3-year period: 2009/10 to 2011/12 (01-JAN-09 / 31-DEC-12)
  • International Reviewer, Czech Science Foundation (01-JAN-09 / 01-JAN-00)
  • Board Member, INFER (International Network for Economic Research) (01-SEP-05 / 30-DEC-99)
  • Editorial Board member, International Journal of Public Policy (01-JAN-08 / 01-JAN-00)
  • Associate Editor and Editorial Board member, International Economics and Economic Policy (01-JAN-09 / 31-DEC-09)
  • Member, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (01-OCT-99 / 30-DEC-99)
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Modules

  • Transferable Skills-Economics -Work Placement
  • Transferable Skills - Economics - Research Project
  • Peer Assisted Learning (for Audit)
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Journal Activities

  • Referee, Telecommunication Policy Journal (-)
  • Referee, International Journal Of Public Policy (01-JAN-08 - 01-JAN-08)
  • Referee, International Economics And Economic Policy (01-JAN-09 - 01-JAN-09)
  • Referee, Economic Affairs (-)
  • Referee, Encyclopedia Of Knowledge Management (-)
  • Referee, Encyclopaedia Of Decision Making And Decision Support Technologies (-)
  • Referee, Quarterly Economic Commentary (01-JAN-06 - 01-JAN-06)
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Committees

  • Member, Academic Board (2012 /)
  • Member, University Mitigation Committee (2004 / 2011)
  • Programme Director, BComm Board of Studies (2004 / 2012)
  • Chair, Teaching Development and Practice Committee, Department of Economics (1993 /)
  • Chair, University Exam Appeals Committee (2010 /)
  • Member, University Risk Mangement Committee (2011 /)
  • Board Member, National Consumer Agency (2006 / 1999)
  • Board Member & Chair of Research Committee, INFER (International Network for Economic Research) (2005 / 2000)
  • Member, Consumer Strategy Group (2004 / 2006)
  • Member, Academic Council (2009 /)
  • Member, Teaching & Curriculum Development Committee (2000 /)
  • Member, Student Needs and Academic Development Committee (2007 /)
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Education

  • University of Strathclyde , PhD, Economics (1999)
  • University College Cork , BA, Economics & Mathematics (1993)
  • University College Cork , MA, Economics (1994)
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Employment

  • Lecturer, University College Cork (01-OCT-98 / 30-DEC-99)
  • College Lecturer (contract), University College Cork (01-OCT-93 / 30-SEP-98)
  • Senior Lecturer in Economics, University College Cork (30-SEP-06 / 01-JAN-00)
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Teaching Interests

  • Competition, Regulation, Firm Strategy, Competitiveness, Market Analysis.
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Current Postgrads

  • Fox Aimee Marie (Doctoral Degree)
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Consultancy

  • : A Seven Country Macroeconomic Analysis, project completed for a leading manufacturing company in the Cork area, Spring, 1994. (with C. Fanning).
  • : Analysis of the Coveney Survey of Issues in the Cork South Central Constituency, for Hugh Coveney, T.D., October, 1994. (with S. Lucey).
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Professional Achievements

Honours and Awards

  • : Teaching Assistant Scholarship (1992)
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Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

Year Publication
2013 Community rating in the absence of risk equalisation: lessons from the Irish private health insurance market
Turner, B. & Shinnick, E (2013) Community rating in the absence of risk equalisation: lessons from the Irish private health insurance market. : Health Economics, Policy and Law [Details]
2011 Real Economic Indicators: Should we have paid more attention
Ryan G. and E. Shinnick (2011) Real Economic Indicators: Should we have paid more attention. : Journal of Economic Policy Reform [Details]
2004 Regulation, Regulatory Reform and Competition in the Irish Solicitor Profession
Shinnick, E (2004) Regulation, Regulatory Reform and Competition in the Irish Solicitor Profession. : Conveyancing and Property Law Journal [Details]
2003 Regulatory Reform of Legal Professions: Australia, Ireland and the Netherlands
Shinnick, E., Bruisma, F. and Parker, C (2003) Regulatory Reform of Legal Professions: Australia, Ireland and the Netherlands. : International Journal of The Legal Profession [Details]
2003 Aspects of Regulatory Reform in the Irish Solicitor Profession: Review & Evaluation
Shinnick, E (2003) Aspects of Regulatory Reform in the Irish Solicitor Profession: Review & Evaluation. : Quarterly Economic Commentary [Details]
2002 Identifying Spatial Markets for Personal Legal Services in Irelanddies
Shinnick, E (2002) Identifying Spatial Markets for Personal Legal Services in Irelanddies. : Regional Studies [Details]
2002 Identifying spatial markets for personal legal services in Ireland
Shinnick, E (2002) Identifying spatial markets for personal legal services in Ireland. : Regional Studies [Details]
2002 Competition in the Conveyancing Market: Some Economic Issues
Shinnick, E (2002) Competition in the Conveyancing Market: Some Economic Issues. : Conveyancing and Property Law Journal [Details]
2000 Professional Cartels and Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe
Shinnick, E. and Stephen, F (2000) Professional Cartels and Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe. : International Review of Law and Economics [Details]
1997 Measuring Irish Housing Quality
Shinnick, E (1997) Measuring Irish Housing Quality. : Journal of Economic Studies [Details]

Other Journals

Year Publication
2012 Private Versus Public Age-Related Utilisation of Public Hospital Services in Ireland
Turner, B. & Shinnick, E (2012) Private Versus Public Age-Related Utilisation of Public Hospital Services in Ireland. : The Geneva Association Health and Ageing Newsletter [Details]
2008 Selection effects in the Irish private health insurance market
Turner, B. & Shinnick, E (2008) Selection effects in the Irish private health insurance market. : Taighde [Details]

Newspaper Publications

Year Publication
2003 Store Wars: Aldi to move in on upmarket South Dublin
Shinnick, E (2003) Store Wars: Aldi to move in on upmarket South Dublin. : Newspaper Articles [Details]
2002 Auction Should Replace Beauty Contest in Mobile License Process
Shinnick, E (2002) Auction Should Replace Beauty Contest in Mobile License Process. : Newspaper Articles [Details]
2002 The Future for Elan Pharmaceuticals
Shinnick, E (2002) The Future for Elan Pharmaceuticals. [Details]
1996 Optimism of Forfas Plan Must be Reconciled With Political Reality
Shinnick, E (1996) Optimism of Forfas Plan Must be Reconciled With Political Reality. [Details]

Edited Books

Year Publication
2009
(2009) . : Duffy, D. and Shinnick, E : LIT [Details]
2009
(2009) . : Power, B. and Shinnick, E : Wiley [Details]
2008
(2008) . : Pickhardt, M. and Shinnick, E : Edward Elgar [Details]
2008
(2008) . : Shinnick, E : LIT Verlag [Details]
2007
(2007) . : Shinnick, E : London & Berlin [Details]

Book Chapters

Year Publication
2010 Economics of Knowledge and Intellectual Property Rights
Shinnick, E and G. Ryan (2010) Economics of Knowledge and Intellectual Property Rights. : : USA: ICG Global [Details]
2010 Economic Issues in Media Regulation: An EU and US Perspective
Ryan, G and E. Shinnick (2010) Economic Issues in Media Regulation: An EU and US Perspective. : : ICG Global [Details]
2010 Economic Incentives and the Knowledge Economy
Ryan, G and E. Shinnick (2010) Economic Incentives and the Knowledge Economy. : : Ideas Group Reference [Details]
2009 Public Goods, Public Policy and Taxation: A European Perspective
Duffy, D. and Shinnick, E (2009) Public Goods, Public Policy and Taxation: A European Perspective. : : LIT [Details]
2008 Bridging the Gap - How the TfU Framework helps bring Economics from the Classroom to the Business Desk
Shinnick, E (2008) Bridging the Gap - How the TfU Framework helps bring Economics from the Classroom to the Business Desk. : : National Academy for Integration of Research & Teaching & Learning (NAIRTL) [Details]
2008 The Power of Incentives in Decision Making
Ryan, G. and E. Shinnick (2008) The Power of Incentives in Decision Making. : : Ideas Group Reference [Details]
2008 The Role of Information in Decision Making
Ryan, G. and E. Shinnick (2008) The Role of Information in Decision Making. : : Ideas Group Reference [Details]
2008 Aspects of Public Finance, Monetary Policy and Market Issues
Shinnick, E (2008) Aspects of Public Finance, Monetary Policy and Market Issues. : : LIT Verlag [Details]
2008 Governance and the Shadow Economy
Pickhardt, M and Shinnick, E (2008) Governance and the Shadow Economy. : : Edward Elgar [Details]
2007 Issues in Economic Performance: An Introduction
Shinnick, E (2007) Issues in Economic Performance: An Introduction. : : LIT Verlag [Details]
2006 The Potential for Increased Competition in Bus Transport: The Case of Ireland
Shinnick, E. and McEnery, S (2006) The Potential for Increased Competition in Bus Transport: The Case of Ireland. : : LIT Verlag [Details]
2005 Competition in the Economic System
Shinnick, E (2005) Competition in the Economic System. : : Wiley [Details]
2003 The Role of Airport Infrastructure in Regional Development: The Case of Cork Airport
Kavanagh Ella, O'Leary Eoin and Shinnick Edward (2003) The Role of Airport Infrastructure in Regional Development: The Case of Cork Airport. : : The Liffey Press [Details]
2001 Mobile Telecommunication Licenses: The Benefits of Auctions
Shinnick, E (2001) Mobile Telecommunication Licenses: The Benefits of Auctions. : : McGraw-Hill [Details]
1998 Implications of the 1991 Competition Act for Irish Business
Shinnick, E (1998) Implications of the 1991 Competition Act for Irish Business. : : McGraw-Hill [Details]
1998 Privatisation in Ireland: The Case of Telecom Eireann
Shinnick, E (1998) Privatisation in Ireland: The Case of Telecom Eireann. : : McGraw-Hill [Details]
1998 Advertising Regulations in the Solicitor Profession
Shinnick, E (1998) Advertising Regulations in the Solicitor Profession. : : McGraw-Hill [Details]

Published Reports

Year Publication
1994 Analysis of the Coveney Survey of Issues in the Cork South Central Constituency
Lucey S. and Shinnick E (1994) Analysis of the Coveney Survey of Issues in the Cork South Central Constituency. : Unpublished Reports [Details]

Radio Presentation

Year Publication
2010 Unknown type other_radio
Edward Shinnick (2010) Unknown type other_radio. [Details]
2003 Unknown type other_radio
Shinnick, E (2003) Unknown type other_radio. [Details]
2002 Unknown type other_radio
Shinnick, E (2002) Unknown type other_radio. [Details]
2001 Unknown type other_radio
Shinnick, E (2001) Unknown type other_radio. [Details]

Other

Year Publication
2000 Professional cartels and scale fees: chiselling on the celtic fringe?
Shinnick, E,Stephen, FH (2000) Professional cartels and scale fees: chiselling on the celtic fringe?. : Other [Details]

Working Paper

Year Publication
2012 Unknown type other_wp
Turner, B. & Shinnick, E (2012) Unknown type other_wp. [Details]

Conference Publications

Year Publication
2003
Shinnick, E (2003) . [Details]

Conference Contributions

Year Publication
2010 Real Economic Activity Leading Indicators: Should we have paid more attention?. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. & G. Ryan (2010) Real Economic Activity Leading Indicators: Should we have paid more attention?. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2009 Community Rating in the Irish Private Health Insurance Market: How Does the Land Lie After the Supreme Court Judgment?. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. & Brian Turner (2009) Community Rating in the Irish Private Health Insurance Market: How Does the Land Lie After the Supreme Court Judgment?. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2009 Community Rating in the Irish Private Health Insurance Market: How Does the Land Lie After the Supreme Court Judgment?. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. & Brian Turner (2009) Community Rating in the Irish Private Health Insurance Market: How Does the Land Lie After the Supreme Court Judgment?. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2008 The Development of the Irish Private Health Insurance Market and Evidence of Selection Effects Therein. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. & Brian Turner (2008) The Development of the Irish Private Health Insurance Market and Evidence of Selection Effects Therein. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2007 The Development of the Irish Private Health Insurance Market and Evidence of Selection Effects Therein. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. & Brian Turner (2007) The Development of the Irish Private Health Insurance Market and Evidence of Selection Effects Therein. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2007 Bridging the Gap: How the TFU Framework helps bring Economics from the Classroom to the Business Desk¿. [Poster Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2007) Bridging the Gap: How the TFU Framework helps bring Economics from the Classroom to the Business Desk¿. [Poster Presentation]. [Details]
2006 Legal Education in Ireland. [Invited Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2006) Legal Education in Ireland. [Invited Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2004 The Potential for Increased Competition in Bus Transport: The case of Ireland. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. and McEnery, S (2004) The Potential for Increased Competition in Bus Transport: The case of Ireland. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2003 Lobbying, Rent Seeking, and Capture by Interest Groups: The Case of the Irish Legal Profession. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2003) Lobbying, Rent Seeking, and Capture by Interest Groups: The Case of the Irish Legal Profession. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2002 The Role of Cork Airport in Regional Development and the Implications of Airport Privatisation. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2002) The Role of Cork Airport in Regional Development and the Implications of Airport Privatisation. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2002 The Role of Airport Infrastructure in Regional Development: The Case of Cork Airport. A New Agenda for Irish Regional Development. [Oral Presentation]
Kavanagh, Ella; O'Leary, Eoin; Shinnick,Edward (2002) The Role of Airport Infrastructure in Regional Development: The Case of Cork Airport. A New Agenda for Irish Regional Development. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2001 Economic lectures to a part-time diploma course in Food Retailing. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)]
Shinnick, E (2001) Economic lectures to a part-time diploma course in Food Retailing. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)]. [Details]
2001 Regulatory Reform in the Legal Profession: The Case of Ireland. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2001) Regulatory Reform in the Legal Profession: The Case of Ireland. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2000 OECD roundtable discussion on the Economics of the legal profession. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures]
Shinnick, E (2000) OECD roundtable discussion on the Economics of the legal profession. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures]. [Details]
2000 Professional Cartels and Conveyancing Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. and Stephen, F (2000) Professional Cartels and Conveyancing Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2000 Regulatory Reform, or the lack of it in the Irish Legal Profession. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (2000) Regulatory Reform, or the lack of it in the Irish Legal Profession. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1999 Professional Cartels and Conveyancing Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E. and Stephen, F (1999) Professional Cartels and Conveyancing Scale Fees: Chiselling on the Celtic Fringe. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1998 The Solicitors (Amendment) Bill, 1994: A Public Choice Application,. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (1998) The Solicitors (Amendment) Bill, 1994: A Public Choice Application,. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1997 The Structure of the Irish Legal Services Market: An Application to the Conveyancing Market. [Invited Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (1997) The Structure of the Irish Legal Services Market: An Application to the Conveyancing Market. [Invited Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1997 legal services. [Invited Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (1997) legal services. [Invited Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1997 Competition in Legal Services: A Study of the Irish Conveyancing Market. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (1997) Competition in Legal Services: A Study of the Irish Conveyancing Market. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
1995 The Structure of the Irish Legal Services Market. [Oral Presentation]
Shinnick, E (1995) The Structure of the Irish Legal Services Market. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2014 Ireland and the EU crisis. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)]
Edward Shinnick (2014) Ireland and the EU crisis. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)]. [Details]
2013 The Rise & Fall of the Celtic Tiger: Why Fiscal Policy Matters. [Keynote Speaker]
Edward Shinnick (2013) The Rise & Fall of the Celtic Tiger: Why Fiscal Policy Matters. [Keynote Speaker]. [Details]
2012 The Financial market Crisis and European Financial Market Dependence. [Oral Presentation]
Ryan, G., Doran, J. and Shinnick E (2012) The Financial market Crisis and European Financial Market Dependence. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
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