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Dr. Gerard Turley Phd
| After working for a time as a foreign exchange trader and economist, Gerard Turley joined the academic world at NUI Galway in 1990 and since then has lectured in Ireland, Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia and the United States where in 2009 he taught at the University of California, Berkeley. As for his educational qualifications, a B.A. and a M.A. from NUI Galway (or University College Galway as it was then) was later followed by a PhD from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, UK. He teaches economics to both undergraduate students and postgraduates of the J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, as well as organising internships for business and economics students. He has worked on numerous international projects, funded by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, EC EuropeAid, Adam Smith Institute, UK Department for International Development and the George Soros’ Open Society Foundations. His research interests include transition economics and local public finance. Currently he is the Director of the Bachelor of Commerce programme at NUI Galway.
Economic Transformation: From Central Palling to Market Economy, International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behaviourial Sciences, Elsevier, 2015
The impact of the economic boom and bust on local government budgets in Ireland, Administration, 2013 (with Darragh Flannery)
Transition Economics: Two Decades On, Routledge, 2010 (with Peter Luke)
|Gerard Turley and Paul Hare (2013) Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition. UK: Routledge. [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (with Maureen Maloney and Francis O' Toole) (2011) Principles of Economics: An Irish Text. Gill & MacMillan [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (with Peter Luke) (2010) Transition Economics: Two Decades On. Routledge [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (2006) Transition, Taxation and the State. Development and Transition Series. Ashgate [Details]|
|Gerard Turley (2013) 'Transition Economies: The First Two Decades' In: Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Tansition. UK: Routledge. [Details]|
|Paul Hare and Gerard Turley (2013) 'Introduction to the Handbook' In: Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition. UK: Routledge. [Details]|
|Gerard Turley (2011) 'Development and Transition' In: Principles of Economics: An Irish Text. Ireland: Gill & Macmillan. [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (2008) 'Tax, Transition and the State: The Case of Russia In Robert McGee (ed) (2008) Taxation and Public Finance in Transition and Developing Economies' In: Springer. [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (with Larisa Makhova) (2002) 'Self-Employment Support in Urban Areas of Moscow's oblast In Active Labour Market Policies in Russia: A European Union Approach' In: European Union TACIS Programme. [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (with Mark Schaffer) (2002) 'Effective versus Statutory Taxation: Measuring Effective Tax Administration in Transition Economies In M Cuddy and R Gekker (2002) Institutional Change in Transition Economies' In: Ashgate: [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Geraldine Robbins and Stephen McNena (2015) 'A Framework to Measure the Financial Performance of Local Governments'. Local Government Studies, . [Details]|
|Gerard Turley, Geraldine Robbins and Stephen McNena (2014) 'Froom boom to bust? The financial performance of city and county councils'. Administration, 62 (1):119-151. [ARAN Link] [Details]|
|Gerard Turley and Darragh Flannery (2013) 'The impact of the economic boom and bust on local government budgets in ireland'. Administration, 61 (2):33-56. [ARAN Link] [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (2001) Skoog, Gun Eriksson The Soft Budget Constraint: The Emergence, Persistence and Logic of an Institution. Economic Systems. Reviews [Details]|
|Turley, Gerard (2000) Berglof, Eric and Romesh Vaitilingam Stuck in Transit: Rethinking Russian Economic Reforms. Economics of Transition. Reviews [Details]|
|Gerard Turley (2015) Economic Transformation: From Central Planning to Market Economy. Oxford: ANET/COS [Details]|
Principles of Microeconomics
| Maureen Maloney
| Peter Luke
Francis O Toole