UC Spark

Dr Philip Meguire

Department of Economics and Finance

Fields of Research

  • Applied econometrics and statistics
  • Financial economics
  • Real macroeconomics
  • Mathematical logic & Boolean algebra
  • National income accounting
  • Superannuation
  • Tax policy

Researcher Summary

Research interests include savings, investment, fiscal policy, tax reform, Boolean algebra and mathematical logic and applied econometrics and statistics.

Subject Area: Disciplines


Publications


  • Meguire, P. (2011) Boundary Algebra: A Simpler Approach to Basic Logic and Boolean Algebra. Saarbrücken: VDM Publishing Ltd. 168pp. (Authored Books)
  • Brower, A. and Meguire, P. (2011) Does tenure review in New Zealand's South Island give rise to rents? Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Association of Economists 2011 Meeting, 29 Jun-1 Jul 2011. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Brower, A.L., Meguire, P. and Monks, A. (2010) Closing the Deal: Principals, Agents, and Sub-Agents in New Zealand Land Reform. Land Economics 86(3): 467-492. (Journal Articles)
  • Brower, A., Meguire, P. and DeParte, A. (2010) Does Tenure Review in New Zealand's South Island give Rise to Rents? University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand: 51st New Zealand Association of Economists Annual Conference, 30 Jun-2 Jul 2010. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Brower, A. and Meguire, P. (2010) Does tenure review in New Zealand's South Island give rise to rents? Department of Economics and Finance. College of Business and Economics. 7pp. (Working Papers)
  • Meguire, P. (2007) Boundary Algebra: A Simple Notation for Boolean Algebra and the Truth Functors. Department of Economics. Working Paper Series. http://www.econ.canterbury.ac.nz/RePEc/. (Working Papers)
  • Brower, A.L., Monks, A. and Meguire, P. (2007) Politics, Property, and Prices: The Political Economy of Tenure Review in New Zealand's High Country. Christchurch, New Zealand: 48th Annual Conference New Zealand Association of Economists (NZAE), 27-29 Jun 2007. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Meguire, P. (2005) Richard Milton Martin: American Logician. The Review of Modern Logic 10(31): 7-65. (Journal Articles)
  • Meguire, P. (2003) Discovering Boundary Algebra: A Simple Notation for Boolean Algebra and the Truth Functors. International Journal of General Systems 32: 25-87. (Journal Articles)
  • Meguire, P. (2003) Social Security and Private Saving: 1971 and Beyond. Empirical Economics 28: 115-139. (Journal Articles)
  • Meguire, P. (1998) Social security and private saving. National Tax Journal 51(20): 239-258. (Journal Articles)