Dr Steve Nolan

Liverpool Business School

Steve is Lecturer in Economics at Liverpool John Moores University. He completed his PhD at the University of Manchester in 2021.
His research interests are in political economy and applied microeconometrics, immigration and issues of ethnic inequality in the labour market.
His work is concerned with the interaction between nationalist populism and attitudes towards immigration. His is also looking at the transition of young ethnic minority people into employment and training and the implications of Artificial Intelligence in the labour market.
He is module leader on a course in Contemporary Economic Policy.

Degrees

2021, University of Manchester, United Kingdom, PhD in Economics
2016, University of Manchester, United Kingdom, MA in Political Economy
2015, University of London, United Kingdom, Diploma for Graduates in Economics
2000, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom, MA Hons in Mathematics/ Film and Television Studies

Academic appointments

Lecturer in Economics, Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores University, 2021 - present
Research Associate, Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity, The University of Manchester, 2020 - 2021

Report

Nolan S, Faulkner C, Christiaens M, Hindmarsh M. 2023. 2022 Grand National Economic Impact Report Public Url

Nolan S, Phoenix J, Ball E, McManus M. 2022. County Lines Programme Evaluation County Lines Programme Evaluation

McManus M, Ball E, McElwee J, Astley J, McCoy E, Harrison R, Steele R, Quigg Z, Timpson H, Nolan S. 2022. Shaping the Future of Multi-Agency Safeguarding Arrangements in Wales: What does good look like?

Nolan S, Clark K. 2021. The Changing Distribution of the Male Ethnic Wage Gap in Great Britain IZA Discussion Paper :1-53

Nolan S, Clark K. 2021. COVID-19 and Apprenticeship Policy for Ethnic Minority Young People Publisher Url

Editorial/letter to the editor

Nolan S, Clark K. 2021. Young ethnic minorities bear brunt of recessions, and it’s happening again – here’s how to stop it The Conversation, Publisher Url

Thesis/Dissertation

Nolan S. Essays on attitudes toward immigration Saporiti A, Nicolo A, Andrews M.

Other Professional Activity:

Liverpool John Moores University champion for The Pandemic Institute. 2024

Media Coverage:

Interview for World Business Report on BBC News channel 2023

Apperance on BBC One Breakfast to discuss the inflation rate. 2023

Interview for World Business Report on BBC News channel. 2023

Apperance on BBC One Breakfast to discuss inflation rate. 2023

News stories on economic impact anaylsis of the 2022 Grand National. 2023
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Appearance on the BBC Arabic News channel to discuss the rise in interest rates by the Bank of England. 2023

Interview of BBC Radio Merseyside to discuss rise in interest rates by the Bank of England. 2023

Interview of Radio Merseyside on subject of Bank of England interest rate rise. 2022

Interview on Radio Merseyside on the macroeconomy. 2022

Interview of Radio Merseyside on fallout from the "mini-budget". 2022

Interview on Radio Merseyside on the fallout from the "mini-budget". 2022

'Tackling the crisis of ethnic minority youth unemployment' - a panel discussion for the Runnymede Trust and Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity with Dr Steve Nolan, Dr Amanda Barry and Isa Mutlib. 2022

Conference presentation:

Entrepreneurs' social engagement in times of crisis: the difference between male and female entrepreneurs, EURAM 2023, Trinity College London, Oral presentation. 2023

The Changing Distribution of the Male Ethnic Wage Gap in Great Britain, Royal Economics Society Conference, Online, Oral presentation. 2022

Public engagement:

Public talk or lecture, Local community stakeholders, Invited speaker, Liverpool Cathedral, What If...?, Public talk and debate around different measures of economic success.. 2023

Other invited event:

County Lines Evaluation - presentation, UK Home Office (online), Presentation of findings of evaluation of County Lines Drugs policing.. 2023

County Lines Evaluation - Quantitive Report Presentation, UK Home Office (online), Presentation to the Home Office policy team on the findings of the quantitive evaluation of County Lines Drugs policing.. 2022

Research Grants Awarded:

National Museums Liverpool, House of Memories. Digital Dementia Awareness Training for Nursing Students in Higher Education, Rafaela Neiva, Dean McShane, Marcus Hansen, Grant value (£): 10000, Duration of research project: 6 months. 2023

Welsh Government, House of Memories Cymru, Rafaela Ganga, Marcus Hansen, Grant value (£): 10000, Duration of research project: 6 months. 2023

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