Current PhD supervision

Homer Wagenaar

As primary supervisor. Second supervisor: Norma Dawson (School of Law)
Thesis title: The Law and Economics of the Dutch Patentless Period
Fields: Economic History, Law & Economics, Innovation
Expected completion: 2022

Stephen Billington

Co-supervised with Christopher Coyle
Thesis title: Innovation and Incentives in British Economic History
Fields: Economic History, Industrial Organisation, Innovation, Machine Learning
Expected completion: 2020
Placement: Tenure-track post in economics, Ulster University Business School

Completed PhD students

Dr Nikita Lychakov

Co-supervised with John D. Turner
Thesis title: Industrialisation, Politics and Banking Instability in Late Imperial Russia
Fields: Financial History, Banking Crises, Political Economy
Viva voce examination: January 2018

Dr Stuart Henderson

Co-supervised with John D. Turner
Thesis title: Historical Reflections on Religion, Finance and Economic Development
Viva voce examination: June 2017
Placement: Tenure-track post in finance, Ulster University Business School