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.
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
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
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
Nolan S. Essays on attitudes toward immigration Saporiti A, Nicolo A, Andrews M.
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
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
The Changing Distribution of the Male Ethnic Wage Gap in Great Britain, Royal Economics Society Conference, Online, Oral presentation. 2022