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Andy Mckay
Professor of Development Economics (Economics)
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Selected publications


Negussie, Henok, Molla, Meseret, Ngari, Moses, Berkley, James A, Kivaya, Esther, Njuguna, Patricia, Fegan, Greg, Tamiru, Abreham, Kelemework, Abebe, Lang, Trudie, Newport, Melanie, McKay, Andy, Enquoselassie, Fikre and Davey, Gail (2018) Lymphoedema management to prevent acute dermatolymphangioadenitis in podoconiosis (GoLBeT): a pragmatic randomised controlled trial in northern Ethiopia. The Lancet Global Health. ISSN 2214-109X (Accepted)

Silwal, Ani Rudra and McKay, Andy (2015) The impact of cooking with firewood on respiratory health: evidence from Indonesia. Journal of Development Studies, 51 (12). pp. 1619-1633. ISSN 0022-0388

Negussie, Henok, Kassahun, Meseret Molla, Fegan, Greg, Njuguna, Patricia, Enquselassie, Fikre, McKay, Andy, Newport, Melanie, Lang, Trudie and Davey, Gail (2015) Podoconiosis treatment in northern Ethiopia (GoLBet): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 16. p. 307. ISSN 1745-6215

McKay, Andy (2013) Growth and poverty reduction in Africa in the last two decades: evidence from an AERC growth-poverty project and beyond. Journal of African Economies, 22 (Supp 1). i49-i76. ISSN 0963-8024

Howe, Gerard and McKay, Andrew (2007) Combining Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Assessing Chronic Poverty: The Case of Rwanda. World Development, 35 (2). pp. 197-211. ISSN 0305-750X

McGregor, J A, McKay, A and Velazco, J (2007) Needs and Resources in the investigation of wellbeing in developing countries: illustrative evidence from Bangladesh and Peru. Journal of Economic Methodology, 14 (1). pp. 107-131.

Lawson, David, McKay, Andy and Okidi, John (2006) Poverty Persistence and Transitions in Uganda: A Combined Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis. The Journal of Development Studies. ISSN 0022-0388

McKay, Andy (2005) Trade Policy Issues in a Small African Economy: The Trade Policy Review of the Gambia 2004. World Economy, 28 (9). pp. 1197-1209. ISSN 0378-5920

Kedir, Abbi M and McKay, Andrew (2005) Cronic Poverty in Urban Ethiopia: Panel Data Evidence. International Planning Studies, 10 (1). pp. 49-67.

Copestake, J, Dawson, P, Fanning, J-P, McKay, A and Wright-Revolledo, K (2005) Monitoring the Diversity of the Poverty Outreach and Impact of Microfinance: A Comparison of Methods Using Data from Peru. Development Policy Review, 23 (6). pp. 703-723. ISSN 0950-6764

Milner, Chris, Morrissey, Oliver and McKay, Andy (2005) Some Simple Analytics of the Trade and Welfare Effects of Economic Partnership Agreements. Journal of African Economies, 14 (3). pp. 327-358.

McKay, Andrew and Pal, Sarmistha (2004) Relationships between Household Consumption and Inequality in the Indian States. Journal of Development Studies, 40 (5). pp. 65-90. ISSN 00220388

Winters, L. Alan, McCulloch, Neil and McKay, Andrew (2004) Trade Liberalization and Poverty: The Evidence So Far. Journal of Economic Literature, 42 (1). pp. 72-115. ISSN 0022-0515

Günçavdi, Öner, Küçükçifçi, Suat and McKay, Andrew (2003) Adjustment Stabalisation and The Analysis of the Employment Structure in Turkey: An Input-Output Approach. Economics of Planning, 36 (4). pp. 315-331.

Guncavdi, O and McKay, A (2003) Macroeconomic Adjustment and Private Manufacturing Investment in Turkey: A Time-Series Analysis. Applied Economics, 35. pp. 1901-1909.

McKay, Andrew and Lawson, David (2003) Assessing the Extent and Nature of Chronic Poverty in Low Income Countries: Issues and Evidence. World Development, 31(3). pp. 425-439. ISSN 0305-750X

McKay, Andrew and Milner, Chris (2002) On mixed strategies for development. Review of Development Economics, 6 (3). pp. 303-313. ISSN 1363-6669

Blake, Adam, McKay, Andrew and Morrissey, Oliver (2002) The Impact on Uganda of Agricultural Trade Liberalisation. Journal of Agricultural Economics, 53 (2). pp. 365-381. ISSN 0021-857X

Book Section

McKay, A and Aryeetey, E (2007) Growth with poverty reduction, but increased spatial inequality: Ghana over the 1990s. In: Grimm, M, Klasen, S and McKay, Andy (eds.) Determinants of Pro Poor Growth: Analytical Issues and Findings from Country Cases. Palgrave-Macmillan. ISBN 9781403987624

McKay, Andy (2007) Introduction to Methods for Analysing the Distributional Pattern of Growth. In: Grimm, M, Klasen, S and McKay, Andy (eds.) Determinants of Pro Poor Growth: Analytical Issues and Findings from Country Cases. Palgrave-Macmillan. ISBN 9781403987624

McKay, Andy (2004) Assessing the Impact of Fiscal Poverty on Poverty. In: Addison, T and Roe, A (eds.) Fiscal Policy for Development: Poverty, Reconstruction and Growth. Studies in Development Economics and Policy . Palgrave-Macmillan. ISBN 9781403934802

McKay, Andy (2001) Distribution, Poverty and Economic Growth. In: Kirkpatrick, C, Clarke, R and Polidano, C (eds.) Handbook on Development Policy and Management. Elgar original reference . Edward Elgar. ISBN 9781843764830

Edited Book

Arndt, Channing, McKay, Andy and Tarp, Finn, eds. (2016) Growth and poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa. WIDER studies in development economics . Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198744795

McKay, Andrew and Thorbecke, Erik, eds. (2015) Economic growth and poverty reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa: current and emerging issues. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198728450 (Accepted)

Grimm, Michael, Klasen, Stephen and McKay, Andrew D (2007) Determinants of Pro-Poor Growth: Analytical Issues and Findings from Country Cases. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781403987624

Reports and working papers

Bhattacharyya, Sambit, Intartaglia, Maurizio and McKay, Andy (2016) Does climate aid affect emissions? Evidence from a global dataset. Working Paper. Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.