Leape, Jonathan


Professor Jonathan Leape  

Department

Position held

International Growth Centre

Executive Director

LSE100 - The LSE Course

Director

Department of Economics

Associate Professor

Experience keywords:

congestion charging; public economics; South Africa; capital flows; regulation; southern Africa; Africa; taxation; teaching and learning in higher education

Countries and regions to which research relates:

South Africa; Africa

Languages:

Italian [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Intermediate]

Media experience:

RadioTV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7505

Publications

LSE Research Online, Funnelback Search

2012

Leape, Jonathan (2012) Good economists need more than economics: the multidisciplinary LSE100 course In: Coyle, Diane, (ed.) What's the Use of Economics?: Teaching the Dismal Science After the Crisis. London Publishing Partnership, London, UK, 183-192. ISBN 9781907994043

Anand, Paul and Leape, Jonathan (2012) What economists do: and how universities might help In: Coyle, Diane, (ed.) What's the Use of Economics?: Teaching the Dismal Science After the Crisis. London Publishing Partnership, London, UK, 15-20. ISBN 9781907994043

2010

Secker, Jane and Chatzigavriil, Athina and Leape, Jonathan (2010) The impact of technologies in a first year undergraduate course for social scientists

2009

Leape, Jonathan (2009) Capital flows, financial markets and the external balance sheet In: Aaron, Janine and Kahn, Brian and Kingdon, Geeta, (eds.) South African Economic Policy Under Democracy. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 978199551460

2008

Leape, Jonathan (2008) Le peageurbain londonien Futuribles (337). 49-71. ISSN 0337-307X

Leape, Jonathan (2008) User charges - a reassessment In: Wales, C., (ed.) Fair Tax: Towards a Modern Tax System. The Smith Institute, London, UK, 74-85. ISBN 9781905370344

Leape, Jonathan and Ncube, Mthuli (2008) Financial systems and monetary policy in South Africa In: Ncube, Mthuli, (ed.) Financial Systems and Monetary Policy in Africa. African Economic Research Consortium, Nairobi. ISBN 9789966778307

2006

Leape, Jonathan (2006) The London congestion charge Journal of Economic Perspectives, 20 (4). 157-176. ISSN 0895-3309

2003

Leape, Jonathan (2003) Conceptual issues in assessing the welfare impact of the British privatisation programme Economia Pubblica, 33 (2). ISSN 0390-6140

Leape, Jonathan (2003) Aspetti concettuali della valutazione dell'impatto sul benessere del programma britannico di privatizzazione Economia Pubblica, 33 (2). 105-114. ISSN 0390-6140

Griffith-Jones, S. and Leape, Jonathan (2002) Capital flows to developing countries: does the emperor have clothes? Queen Elizabeth House Working Paper, 89. University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

2000

Leape, Jonathan and Jenkins, Carolyn M. and Thomas, Lynne, eds (2000) Gaining from trade in Southern Africa: complementary policies to underpin the SADC free trade area St. Martin’s Press, New York, USA. ISBN 0312236085

Leape, Jonathan (2000) Taxation and fiscal adjustment In: Jenkins, Carolyn and Leape, Jonathan and Thomas, Lynne, (eds.) Gaining From Trade in Southern Africa: Complementary Policies to Underpin the Sadc Free Trade Area. St Martin's Press, New York, USA, 58-88. ISBN 9780312236083

1999

Bhinda, Nils and Leape, Jonathan and Martin, Matthew and Griffith-Jones, Stephanie, eds (1999) Private capital flows to Africa: perception and reality FONDAD, The Hague, The Netherlands. ISBN 9074208150

Leape, Jonathan (1999) Macroeconomic impact In: Bhinda, Nils and Griffiths-Jones, Stephany and Kasekende, Louis and Kimei, Charles and Kufeni, Stuart and Leape, Jonathan and Martin, Matthew and Matale, Austin, (eds.) Private Capital Flows to Africa: Perception and Reality. Fondad, The Netherlands. ISBN 9074208150

Leape, Jonathan (1999) Policy responses In: Bhinda, Nils and Griffiths-Jones, Stephany and Kasekende, Louis and Kimei, Charles and Kufeni, Stuart and Leape, Jonathan and Martin, Matthew and Matale, Austin, (eds.) Private Capital Flows to Africa: Perception and Reality. FONDAD, The Netherlands. ISBN 9074208150

1998

Leape, Jonathan and King, M. A. (1998) Wealth and portfolio consumption: theory and evidence Journal of Public Economics, 69 (2). 155-193. ISSN 0047-2727

1993

Leape, Jonathan (1993) Tax policies in the 1980s and 1990s: the case of the United Kingdom In: Knoester, Anthonie, (ed.) Taxation in the United States and Europe: Theory and Practice. Macmillan, New York, USA, 276-311. ISBN 9780312099893

1990

Leape, Jonathan (1990) The impossiblity of perfect neutrality: fundamental issues in tax reform Fiscal Studies, 11 (2). 39-54. ISSN 1475-5890

1988

Leape, Jonathan and Atkinson, Anthony B. (1988) The economic analysis of tax reform: introduction European Economic Review, 32 (2-3). 319-324. ISSN 0014-2921

1987

Leape, Jonathan (1987) Taxes and transcation costs in asset market equilibrium Journal of Public Economics, 33 (1). 1-20. ISSN 0047-2727

1985

Leape, Jonathan and Baskin, Bo and Underhill, Stefan (1985) Business in the shadow of apartheid: US firms in South Africa Lexington Books, Lexington, USA. ISBN 0669084042


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