PUBLICATIONS BY PETER BOWBRICK
“Are price reporting systems of any use?”, “Marketing Board inefficiency and farmers’ incomes”, “Price stabilization funds”, Market-margin investigations and price control of fruit and vegetables”, Commission sales or firm-price sales - a conflict of interest”, “Some limitations of market-margin analysis”, “Retail mark-ups and distributive margins - a critical analysis of Professor Allen’s theory”, “Errors in horticultural cost-of-production surveys”,
Quality Grades and Brands
A Bibliography on the Economics of Quality and Grades."
The Economics of Quality, Grades and Brands
Limitations of Lancaster’s theory of Consumer Demand,
The Economics of Grades”
An Economic Appraisal of the EEC Fruit and Vegetable Grading System
The case against minimum standards”, Economic man theories of quality
“Pseudo-research in marketing - the case of the price:perceived quality relationship”,
The Art of the Economist Practical Economics for the Real Economist Effective Communication for Professionals and Executives. The use of Counseling Skills in Consultancy, Thesis fodder - a new role for the Third World, Refereeing Educational researchers doing research on educational policy: Heroes, puppets, partners, or…? Philosophical Perspectives on Lifelong Learning The use of tape recorders in agricultural economics research
Marketing Economics Are price reporting systems of any use?”Marketing Board inefficiency and farmers’ incomesPrice stabilization fundsMarket-margin investigations and price control of fruit and vegetablesCommission sales or firm-price sales - a conflict of interestSome limitations of market-margin analysis“Retail mark-ups and distributive margins - a critical analysis of Professor Allen’s theory”, Errors in horticultural cost-of-production surveys”
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Academic Fraud Statistics for you to check with Source documents on Bengal Famine Academics contest Amartya SenBrief case against Amartya Sen How Sen's theory causes famines How Sen's theory causes famines Current state of controversy “Are boom famines possible?” “Can speculation cause famines?.” “Rejoinder: an untenable hypothesis on the causes of famine”Famines: the Bowbrick-Sen dispute and some related issues,”“Reply: famine and Mr Bowbrick”The causes of famine: a reply”, “A refutation of Sen’s theory of famine”, Food Policy.
(Mahalanobis et al.)Mahalanobis.Report of the Famine Inquiry Commission, How Sen's Theory causes famines and in the Word document How Sen’s Theory Can Cause Famines.
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Click here for the figures you need for the calculation) Click here for hard-to-obtain source documents. (Click here for the figures you need for the calculation) Academics contest Amartya Sen's "facts" on famine
Entitlement, Shortage, and the 1943 Bengal Famine: Another Look, Journal of Peasant Studies, vol. 31, no. 1, Octobor 2003, 45-72.
The Great Bengal Famine
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Bowbrick, P., I changed EC Policy
Bowbrick, P., External economic reviews to reform the economy
Bowbrick, P., Wasting Scotland's aid budget
Bowbrick, p., How dishonesty affects exchange rates
Bowbrick, P., Will the Council of Economic Advisers destroy Scotland?
Bowbrick, P., "How faked research damages the economy."
Bowbrick, P., In praise of plagiarism
Bowbrick, P., Balancing the budget without taxes
Bowbrick, P., Did ignoring whistleblowers kill 90 people?
Bowbrick, P., Instant results improving the NHS
Bowbrick, P., Shafting the Brussels Whistleblower
Bowbrick, P., Commissions - or bribes?
Bowbrick, P., Dishonest western consultants
Bowbrick, P., Mobilizing ten thousand scientists against climate change
Bowbrick, P., Form an orderly queue for the gas chamber
Bowbrick, P., How Jaqui Smith supports sex trafficking
Bowbrick, P., Policing rape
Bowbrick, P., Cutting the number of asylum seekers
Bowbrick, P., I sued my internet provider - and won
Bowbrick, P., How to select our next monarch
Bowbrick, P., Blowing the whistle on referees
Bowbrick, P., "Refereeing: perhaps there isn't a conspiracy after all"
Bowbrick, P., Review of 'Guardians of Science: fairness and reliability of peer review' by H.D. Daniel
Bowbrick, P., Why PhDs should be abolished
Bowbrick, P., The economic chaos of research grants
Bowbrick, P., A demo in Quetta
Bowbrick, P., How to survive a Russian Banquet
Bowbrick, P., Using interpreters
Bowbrick, P., Telephoning from abroad
Bowbrick, P., The Kiss
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