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Professor Jenny Piesse

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  • jpiesse at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
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  • Christchurch House C107, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Journal Articles

  • Piesse, J., Conradie, B., Thirtle, C. and Vink, N., 2018. Efficiency in wine grape production: comparing long-established and newly developed regions of South Africa. AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, 49 (2), 203-212.
  • Webster, A. and Piesse, J., 2018. Are Foreign-Owned Firms More Likely to Pay Bribes than Domestic Ones? Evidence from Emerging Markets. WORLD DEVELOPMENT, 101, 142-161.
  • Okafor, G., Piesse, J. and Webster, A., 2017. FDI Determinants in Least Recipient Regions: The Case of Sub-Saharan Africa and MENA. AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT REVIEW-REVUE AFRICAINE DE DEVELOPPEMENT, 29 (4), 589-600.
  • Hearn, B., Phylaktis, K. and Piesse, J., 2017. Expropriation risk by block holders, institutional quality and expected stock returns. JOURNAL OF CORPORATE FINANCE, 45, 122-149.
  • Okafor, G. and Piesse, J., 2017. Empirical Investigation into the Determinants of Terrorism: Evidence from Fragile States. Defence and Peace Economics, 1-15.
  • Hearn, B., Strang, R. and Piesse, J., 2017. Social elites on the board and executive pay in developing countries: Evidence from Africa. JOURNAL OF WORLD BUSINESS, 52 (2), 230-243.
  • Conradie, B. and Piesse, J., 2016. Ranking perceived risk to farmers: How important is the environment? AFRICAN JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND RESOURCE ECONOMICS-AFJARE, 11 (4), 263-276.
  • Djalilov, K. and Piesse, J., 2016. Determinants of bank profitability in transition countries: What matters most? Research in International Business and Finance, 38, 69-82.
  • Dyer, M., Mills, R., Conradie, B. and Piesse, J., 2015. Harvest of Hope: The Contribution of Peri-Urban Agriculture in South African Townships. AGREKON, 54 (4), 73-86.
  • Conradie, B. and Piesse, J., 2015. PRODUCTIVITY BENCHMARKING OF FREE-RANGE SHEEP OPERATIONS: TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY, CORRELATES OF PRODUCTIVITY AND DOMINANT TECHNOLOGY VARIANTS FOR LAINGSBURG, SOUTH AFRICA. AGREKON, 54 (2), 1-17.
  • Okafor, G., Piesse, J. and Webster, A., 2015. The motives for inward FDI into Sub-Saharan African countries. JOURNAL OF POLICY MODELING, 37 (5), 875-890.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2015. The impact of firm size and liquidity on the cost of external finance in africa. South African Journal of Economics, 83 (1), 1-22.
  • Blanc-Brude, F., Cookson, G., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2014. The FDI location decision: Distance and the effects of spatial dependence. International Business Review, 23 (4), 797-810.
  • Djalilov, K. and Piesse, J., 2014. The determinants of bank efficiency in central Asia. Corporate Ownership and Control, 12 (1CONT7), 656-670.
  • Wang, X., Piesse, J. and Weaver, N., 2013. Mind the gaps: A political economy of the multiple dimensions of China's rural-urban divide. Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, 27 (2), 52-67.
  • Mamatzakis, E., Kalyvas, A.N. and Piesse, J., 2013. Does Regulation in Credit, Labour and Business Matter for Bank Performance in the EU-10 Economies? International Journal of the Economics of Business, 20 (3), 341-385.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2013. Firm level governance and institutional determinants of liquidity: Evidence from Sub Saharan Africa. International Review of Financial Analysis, 28, 93-111.
  • Conradie, B., Piesse, J., Thirtle, C., Vink, N. and Winter, K., 2013. EXPLAINING DECLINING AGRICULTURAL TOTAL FACTOR PRODUCTIVITY IN THE KAROO DISTRICTS OF THE WESTERN CAPE, 1952 TO 2002. AGREKON, 52, 1-23.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2013. A reassessment of stock market integration in SADC: The determinants of liquidity and price discovery in Namibia. Applied Financial Economics, 23 (2), 123-138.
  • Ho, R.Y.W., Strange, R. and Piesse, J., 2013. Conditional pricing of risks. Journal of Economic Studies, 40 (1), 88-97.
  • Wang, X. and Piesse, J., 2013. The micro-foundations of dual economy models. Manchester School, 81 (1), 80-101.
  • Piesse, J., Strange, R. and Toonsi, F., 2012. Is there a distinctive MENA model of corporate governance? Journal of Management and Governance, 16 (4), 645-681.
  • Piesse, J. and Hearn, B.A., 2012. The law of one price: An examination of price integration between Europe and regional markets in Africa. Applied Economics, 44 (24), 3169-3193.
  • Hearn, B., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2012. Islamic finance and market segmentation: Implications for the cost of capital. International Business Review, 21 (1), 102-113.
  • Piesse, J., Zhang, X. and Filatotchev, I., 2012. Family Control, Multiple Institutional Block-holders and Informed Trading. The European Journal of Finance, 10.1080/1351847X.2012.696549.
  • Hearn, B., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2011. The role of the stock market in the provision of Islamic development finance: Evidence from Sudan. Emerging Markets Review, 12 (4), 338-353.
  • Piesse, J., Schimmelpfennig, D. and Thirtle, C., 2011. An error correction model of induced innovation in UK agriculture. Applied Economics, 43 (27), 4081-4094.
  • Djalilov, K. and Piesse, J., 2011. Financial development and growth in transition countries: A study of central Asia. Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 47 (6), 4-23.
  • Wang, X. and Piesse, J., 2011. THE MICRO-FOUNDATIONS OF DUAL ECONOMY MODELS. Manchester School.
  • Piesse, J., Strange, R. and Toonsi, F., 2011. Is there a distinctive MENA model of corporate governance? Journal of Management and Governance, 1-37.
  • Filatotchev, I., Zhang, X. and Piesse, J., 2011. Multiple agency perspective, family control, and private information abuse in an emerging economy. Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 28 (1), 69-93.
  • Wang, X. and Piesse, J., 2010. Inequality and the Urban-rural Divide in China: Effects of Regressive Taxation. China and World Economy, 18 (6), 36-55.
  • Mkhabela, T., Piesse, J., Thirtle, C. and Vink, N., 2010. Modelling efficiency with farm-produced inputs: Dairying in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Agrekon, 49 (1), 102-121.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2010. Barriers to the development of small stock markets: A case study of swaziland and mozambique. Journal of International Development, 22 (7), 1018-1037.
  • Hearn, B., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2010. Market liquidity and stock size premia in emerging financial markets: The implications for foreign investment. International Business Review, 19 (5), 489-501.
  • Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2010. Agricultural R&D, technology and productivity. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 365 (1554), 3035-3047.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2010. Modelling size and illiquidity in West African equity markets. Applied Financial Economics, 20 (13), 1011-1030.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2010. The limited role of small stock exchanges in economic development: A case study of Mozambique and Swaziland. Development Southern Africa, 27 (2), 205-224.
  • Hearn, B., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2010. Market liquidity and stock size premia in emerging financial markets. Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Market Economies, 3 (1), 75-101.
  • Gouse, M., Piesse, J., Thirtle, C. and Poulton, C., 2009. Assessing the performance of GM maize amongst smallholders in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. AgBioForum, 12 (1).
  • Hearn, B., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2009. Overcoming financing constraints to corporate expansion: Evidence from a company in an emerging Islamic market. Transnational Corporations, 18 (3), 1-26.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2009. Sector level cost of equity in African financial markets. Emerging Markets Review, 10 (4), 257-278.
  • Strange, R., Filatotchev, I., Lien, Y.C. and Piesse, J., 2009. Insider control and the FDI location decision evidence from firms investing in an emerging market. Management International Review, 49 (4), 433-454.
  • Filatotchev, I. and Piesse, J., 2009. RD, internationalization and growth of newly listed firms: European evidence. Journal of International Business Studies, 40 (8), 1260-1276.
  • Conradie, B., Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2009. District-level total factor productivity in agriculture: Western Cape Province, South Africa, 1952-2002. Agricultural Economics, 40 (3), 265-280.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2009. Modelling stock returns in southern africa's equi ty markets. Journal for Studies in Economics and Econometrics, 33 (1), 41-58.
  • Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2009. Three bubbles and a panic: An explanatory review of recent food commodity price events. Food Policy, 34 (2), 119-129.
  • Conradie, B., Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2009. What is the appropriate level of aggregation for productivity indices? Comparing district, regional and national measures. Agrekon, 48 (1), 9-20.
  • Hearn, B. and Piesse, J., 2008. Opportunities and costs of portfolio diversification in sadc's smallest equity markets. South African Journal of Economics, 76 (3), 399-426.
  • Thirtle, C., Piesse, J. and Schimmelpfennig, D., 2008. Modeling the length and shape of the R&D lag: An application to UK agricultural productivity. Agricultural Economics, 39 (1), 73-85.
  • Bhaumik, S.K. and Piesse, J., 2008. Does lending behaviour of banks in emerging economies vary by ownership? Evidence from the Indian banking sector. Economic Systems, 32 (2), 177-196.
  • Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2008. Genetically modified crops, factor endowments, biased technological change, wages and poverty reduction. International Journal of Biotechnology, 10 (2-3), 184-206.
  • Ho, R.Y.W., Strange, R. and Piesse, J., 2008. Corporate financial leverage and asset pricing in the Hong Kong market. International Business Review, 17 (1), 1-7.
  • Piesse, J., Israsena, N. and Thirtle, C., 2007. Volatility transmission in Asian bond markets: Tests of portfolio diversification. Asia Pacific Business Review, 13 (4), 585-607.
  • Filatotchev, I., Strange, R., Piesse, J. and Lien, Y.C., 2007. FDI by firms from newly industrialised economies in emerging markets: Corporate governance, entry mode and location. Journal of International Business Studies, 38 (4), 556-572.
  • Thirtle, C. and Piesse, J., 2007. Governance, agricultural productivity and poverty reduction in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Irrigation and Drainage, 56 (2-3), 165-177.
  • Ho, R.Y.W., Strange, R. and Piesse, J., 2006. On the conditional pricing effects of beta, size, and book-to-market equity in the Hong Kong market. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 16 (3), 199-214.
  • Lien, Y.C., Piesse, J., Strange, R. and Filatotchev, I., 2005. The role of corporate governance in FDI decisions: Evidence from Taiwan. International Business Review, 14 (6), 739-763.
  • Filatotchev, I., Lien, Y.C. and Piesse, J., 2005. Corporate governance and performance in publicly listed, family-controlled firms: Evidence from Taiwan. Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 22 (3), 257-283.
  • Piesse, J. and Hearn, B., 2005. Regional integration of equity markets in Sub-Saharan Africa. South African Journal of Economics, 73 (1), 36-53.
  • Piesse, J., Doyer, T., Thirtle, C. and Vink, N., 2005. The changing role of grain cooperatives in the transition to competitive markets in South Africa. Journal of Comparative Economics, 33 (1), 197-218.
  • Ho, R.Y.W., Strange, R. and Piesse, J., 2005. The Hong Kong equity market and an institutional framework for asset pricing. Asia Pacific Business Review, 11 (1), 3-24.
  • Thirtle, C., Piesse, J. and Gouse, M., 2005. Agricultural technology, productivity and employment: Policies for poverty reduction. Agrekon, 44 (1), 37-59.
  • Lin, L., Piesse, J. and Chou, D.-W., 2005. Acquiring firm characteristics and stock market efficiency: a case study approach. IJSTM, 6, 576-598.
  • Amadi, J., Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2004. Crop level productivity in the Eastern counties of England, 1970-97. Journal of Agricultural Economics, 55 (2), 367-383.
  • Thirtle, C., Lin, L., Holding, J., Jenkins, L. and Piesse, J., 2004. Explaining the decline in UK agricultural productivity growth. Journal of Agricultural Economics, 55 (2), 343-366.
  • Lin, L. and Piesse, J., 2004. Identification of corporate distress in UK industrials: A conditional probability analysis approach. Applied Financial Economics, 14 (2), 73-82.
  • Simister, J. and Piesse, J., 2003. Bargaining and household dynamics: The impact of education and financial control on nutrition outcomes in South Africa. South African Journal of Economics, 71 (1), 163-180.
  • Thirtle, C., Lin, L. and Piesse, J., 2003. The impact of research-led agricultural productivity growth on poverty reduction in Africa, Asia and Latin America. World Development, 31 (12), 1959-1975.
  • Shankar, B., Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2003. Energy substitutability in transition agriculture: Estimates and implications for Hungary. Agricultural Economics, 29 (2), 181-193.
  • Thirtle, C., Piesse, J., Lusigi, A. and Suhariyanto, K., 2003. Multi-factor agricultural productivity, efficiency and convergence in Botswana, 1981-1996. Journal of Development Economics, 71 (2), 605-624.
  • Thirtle, C., Beyers, L., Ismael, Y. and Piesse, J., 2003. Can GM-Technologies help the poor? The impact of Bt cotton in Makhathini Flats, KwaZulu-Natal. World Development, 31 (4), 717-732.
  • Piesse, J., Hadley, D., Shankar, B. and Thirtle, C., 2002. The efficiency of input use during the early transition in Hungary. Economics of Planning, 35 (2), 183-204.
  • Piesse, J. and Hearn, B., 2002. Equity market integration versus segmentation in three dominant markets of the Southern African Customs Union: Cointegration and causality tests. Applied Economics, 34 (14), 1711-1722.
  • Piesse, J., Hadley, D., Shankar, B. and Thirtle, C., 2002. The efficiency of input use during the early transition in hungary. Economic Change and Restructuring, 35 (2), 183-204.
  • Mcdonald, S., Piesse, J. and Van Zyl, J., 2000. Exploring the distribution of household income in South Africa. South African Journal of Economics, 68 (3), 423-454.
  • Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 2000. A Stochastic Frontier Approach to Firm Level Efficiency, Technological Change, and Productivity during the Early Transition in Hungary. Journal of Comparative Economics, 28 (3), 473-501.
  • Ho, Y.W., Strange, R. and Piesse, J., 2000. CAPM anomalies and the pricing of equity: Evidence from the Honk Kong market. Applied Economics, 32 (12), 1629-1636.
  • Mcdonald, S. and Piesse, J., 1999. Legacies of apartheid: The distribution of income in South Africa. Journal of International Development, 11 (7), 985-1004.
  • Lusigi, A., Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 1998. Convergence of per capita incomes and agricultural productivity in Africa. Journal of International Development, 10 (1), 105-115.
  • Thirtle, C., Palladino, P. and Piesse, J., 1997. On the organisation of agricultural research in the United Kingdom, 1945-1994: A quantitative description and appraisal of recent reforms. Research Policy, 26 (4-5), 557-576.
  • Piesse, J. and Thirtle, C., 1997. Sector-level efficiency and productivity in Hungarian primary, secondary, and tertiary industries, 1985-1991. Eastern European Economics, 35 (4), 5-39.
  • Piesse, J., Thirtle, C. and Van Zyl, J., 1996. Effects of the 1992 drought on productivity in the South African homelands: An application of the malmquist index. Journal of Agricultural Economics, 47 (2), 247-254.
  • Piesse, J., Van Zyl, J., Thirtle, C. and Von Bach, H.J.S., 1996. Agricultural efficiency in South Africa's former homelands: measurement and implications. Development Southern Africa, 13 (3), 399-413.
  • Piesse, J., Thirtle, C. and Turk, J., 1996. Efficiency and ownership in Slovene dairying: A comparison of econometric and programming techniques. Journal of Comparative Economics, 22 (1), 1-22.
  • Piesse, J., Von Bach, H.S., Thirtle, C. and Van Zyl, J., 1996. The efficiency of smallholder agriculture in South Africa. Journal of International Development, 8 (1), 125-144.
  • Thirtle, C., Piesse, J. and Turk, J., 1996. The productivity of private and social farms: multilateral malmquist indices for slovene dairying enterprises. Journal of Productivity Analysis, 7 (4), 447-460.
  • Piesse, J., 1992. Environmental spending and share price performance: The petroleum industry. Business Strategy and the Environment, 1 (1), 45-54.
  • Piesse, J. and Wood, D., 1992. Issues in assessing MDA models of corporate failure: A research note. The British Accounting Review, 24 (1), 33-42.
  • Wood, D. and Piesse, J., 1988. The information value of failure predictions in credit assessment. Journal of Banking and Finance, 12 (2), 275-292.
  • Allen, D. and Piesse, J., 1987. A case of private sector success: supplying home-care haemodialysis patients. Hosp Health Serv Rev, 83 (1), 21-23.

Conferences

  • Djalilov, K. and Piesse, J., 2016. Determinants of bank profitability in transition countries: What matters most? 69-82.
  • Djalilov, K. and Piesse, J., 2016. Regulation-stability nexus in the banking sector of transition countries. In: Past and Future of Corporate Governance: Practices, Reforms and Regulations 26 May 2016 Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy.
  • Cookson, G., Blanc-Brude, F., Piesse, J. and Strange, R., 2012. The FDI location decision: Modeling conceptions of distance. 1418-1423.

Internet Publications

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