Kavetsos, Georgios


Dr Georgios Kavetsos  

Department

Position held

Department of Social Policy

Research Fellow

Experience keywords:

subjective well-being; behavioural economics; urban economics; health economics

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Dr Georgios Kavetsos is a Research Fellow at LSE. His research interests focus on the economics of subjective well-being, behavioural and welfare economics.

Georgios holds a BSc in Economics from City University London, postgraduate degrees from Imperial College London (MSc Finance) and UCL (MSc Economics), and a PhD in Economics from Imperial College London. Prioir to joining LSE he was awarded a two-year research fellowship at City University.

Contact Points

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+44 (0)20 7955 7453

Publications

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2014

Kavetsos, Georgios and Dimitriadou, Marika and Dolan, Paul (2014) Measuring happiness: context matters Applied Economics Letters, 21 (5). 308-311. ISSN 1350-4851

Vandoros, Sotiris and Kavetsos, Georgios and Dolan, Paul (2014) Greasy roads: the impact of bad financial news on road traffic accidents Risk Analysis, 34 (3). 556-566. ISSN 0272-4332

De Neve, Jan-Emmanuel and Ward, George W. and de Keulenaer, Femke and van Landeghem, Bert and Kavetsos, Georgios and Norton, Michael I. (2014) Individual experience of positive and negative growth is asymmetric: evidence from subjective well-being data CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1304. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. and Kavetsos, Georgios (2014) Form or function?: the effect of new sports stadia on property prices in London Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 177 (1). 169-190. ISSN 0964-1998

Mulhern, Brendan and Bansback, Nick and Brazier, John and Buckingham, Ken and Cairns, John and Devlin, Nancy and Dolan, Paul and Hole, Arne Risa and Kavetsos, Georgios and Longworth, Louise and Rowen, Donna and Tsuchiya , Aki (2014) Preparatory study for the revaluation of the EQ-5D tariff: methodology report Health Technology Assessment, 18 (12). ISSN 1366-5278

2013

Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. and Kavetsos, Georgios (2013) Should I wish on a stadium?: measuring the average effect on the treated In: Rodrigues, Plácido and Késenne, Stefan and Garcia, Jaume, (eds.) The Econometrics of Sport. New horizons in the economics of sport series. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK. ISBN 9781781002858

Dolan, Paul and Kavetsos, Georgios and Vlaev, Ivo (2013) The happiness workout Social Indicators Research, Online. ISSN 0303-8300

Dolan, Paul and Kavetsos, Georgios and Tsuchiya , Aki (2013) Sick but satisfied: the impact of life and health satisfaction on choice between health scenarios Journal of Health Economics, 32 (4). 708-714. ISSN 0167-6296

2012

Dolan, Paul and Kavetsos, Georgios (2012) Educational interventions are unlikely to work because obese people aren't unhappy enough to lose weight British Medical Journal, 345. e8487. ISSN 0959-535X

Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. and Kavetsos, Georgios (2012) Outlook, progress and challenges of stadium evaluation In: Maennig , Wolfgang and Zimbalist , Andrew, (eds.) International Handbook on the Economics of Mega Sporting Events. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 279-294. ISBN 9780857930262

Kavetsos, Georgios (2012) The impact of the London Olympics announcement on property prices Urban Studies, 49 (7). 1453-1470 . ISSN 0042-0980

Kavetsos, Georgios (2012) National pride: war minus the shooting Social Indicators Research, 106 (1). 173-185. ISSN 0303-8300

Dolan, Paul and Kavetsos, Georgios (2012) Happy talk: mode of administration effects on subjective well-being CEP discussion paper, no. 1159. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2011

Kavetsos, Georgios (2011) Physical activity and subjective well-being: an empirical analysis In: Rodríguez Guerrero, Placido and Késenne, Stefan and Humphreys, Brad R., (eds.) The Economics of Sport, Health and Happiness: the Promotion of Well-Being Through Sporting Activities. New horizons in the economics of sport series. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 213-222. ISBN 9780857930132

Kavetsos, Georgios (2011) The impact of physical activity on employment Journal of Socio-Economics, 40 (6). 775-779. ISSN 1053-5357

Kavetsos, Georgios and Koutroumpis, Pantelis (2011) Technological affluence and subjective well-being Journal of Economic Psychology, 32 (5). 742-753. ISSN 0167-4870

Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. and Kavetsos, Georgios (2011) Form or function?: the impact of new football stadia on property prices in London SERC Discussion Papers , 87. Spatial Economics Research Centre. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2010

Kavetsos, Georgios and Szymanski, Stefan (2010) National well-being and international sports events Journal of Economic Psychology, 31 (2). 158-171. ISSN 0167-4870

2009

Kavetsos, Georgios and Szymanski, Stefan (2009) From the Olympics to the grassroots: what will London 2012 mean for sport funding and participation in Britain? Public Policy Research, 16 (3). 192-196. ISSN 1744-5396

2008

Kavetsos, Georgios and Szymanski, Stefan (2008) Olympic Games, terrorism and their impact on the London and Paris stock exchanges Revue d'economie Politique, 118 (2). 189-206. ISSN 0373-2630

2006

Asteriou, Dimitrios and Kavetsos, Georgios (2006) Testing for the existence of the ‘January effect’ in transition economies Applied Financial Economics Letters, 2 (6). 375-381. ISSN 1744-6546


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