SummaryMy research is mainly on empirical issues relating to consumption. Much of my research has investigated the borrowing and repayment (or non-repayment) of debt by households; and how society can alleviate the income risks that households face which might otherwise reduce their welfare.
Newest selected publications
Grant, C. (2021) 'The Evolution of Arrears among US Households 1995–2013'. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 14 (2). pp. 1 - 40.Open Access Link
Grant, C. and Aller, C. (2018) 'The Effect of the Financial Crisis on Default by Spanish Households'. Journal of Financial Stability, 36. pp. 39 - 52. ISSN: 1572-3089 Open Access Link
Grant, C. and Padula, M. (2016) 'The repayment of unsecured debt by European households'. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 181 (1). pp. 59 - 83. ISSN: 0964-1998 Open Access Link
Grant, C. and Padula, M. (2013) 'Using bounds to investigate household debt repayment behaviour'. Research in Economics, 67 (4). pp. 336 - 354. ISSN: 1090-9443
Grant, C., Koulovatianos, C., Michaelides, A. and Padula, M. (2010) 'Evidence on the insurance effect of redistributive taxation'. The Review of Economics and Statistics, 92 (4). pp. 965 - 973. ISSN: 0034-6535 Open Access Link