My research

Publications

Wine Media Articles Online:

Winemaking in China: Industrial Learning For Better Drinking. (With Cynthia Howson), Alternative Emerging Investor, January 2015.

Chinese vintners are winning renown as wine industry soars. (With Cynthia Howson), The Conversation, December 24, 2014.

Turning Scarce Water into Chinese Wine. (With Cynthia Howson), Alternative Emerging Investor, November 3, 2014.

Chinese Wine Tourism: Not Just About Wine. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), Alternative Emerging Investor, August 20, 2014.

Red Obsession: Foreign Conglomerates Battle over Chinese Wine. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), Alternative Emerging Investor, June 19, 2014.

Made in China: Wine Edition. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), Alternative Emerging Investor, April 14, 2014.

In search of Chinese terroirs. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), The Wine Economist, September 17, 2013.

Wine in China: Government Investment, Civil Servants and Hospitality. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), The Wine Economist, September 24, 2013.

Developing a Market for Chinese Wine: Tourism and Education. (With Cynthia Howson and Jeff Begun), The Wine Economist,  October 1, 2013.

Wine industry upgrading in Argentina: Why did San Juan lag behind Mendoza?” Guest Post, Academic Wino, 2013

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

The Charitable Activities of Terrorist Organizations”, Public Choice, April 2007, 131 (1), 177-195; working paper version available here.

Competition between NGO Projects: Evidence from Kiva”, World DevelopmentVolume 40, Issue 3, March 2012, Pages 643–655, joint with Geri Mason (Seattle Pacific University); working paper version available here.

Individual Preferences over NGO Projects: Evidence from Kiva”, VoluntasDecember 2012, 23 (4), 1036-1055; joint with Geri Mason (Seattle Pacific University); working paper version available here

The Effect of Ownership in NGOs’Commercial Ventures”, Annals of Public and Cooperative EconomicsVolume 83, Issue 2, pages 159–179, June 2012; working paper version available here.

Working Papers

“My Money versus Your Money: An Examination of UK NGOs’ Income and Expenditure” (download pdf)

Work in Progress

Industrial upgrading in the Chinese wine industry