Professor Les Ruddock
Chair of Construction and Property Economics
Construction industry economics – macroeconomic, mesoeconomic and microeconomic applications.
Qualifications and Memberships
BA (Hons), MSc Econ, MSc, PhD, CStat, FRSS, FHEA, CSci
Advanced Research Methods for the Built Environment.
(With A. Knight) Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford.
Economics for the Modern Built Environment
Taylor and Francis, Oxford.
Emerging from the Global Economic Crisis: Delivering Recovery through a Sustainable Construction Industry
(With S. Ruddock) CIB, Rotterdam. 2010
Refereed Journal Papers since 2010
Post-tsunami Reconstruction in Sri Lanka: Assessing the Economic Impact.
International Journal of Strategic Property Management (Volume 14, No.2, 2010) (With D. Amaratunga)
Evaluation of Trends in the UK Construction Industry using Growth and Productivity Accounts.
Construction Management and Economics (2011). Volume 29 (12) (With S. Ruddock)
Adoption of Sustainable Retrofit in UK Social Housing
Structural Survey (2012) (With W.Swan)
Low Carbon Retrofit: Attitudes and Readiness within the Social Housing Sector
Engineering Construction and Architectural Management (2013)
(With W. Swan)
UK Construction Companies’ Strategies in the Face of Building Cycles
International Journal of Strategic and Property Management (2013) (With A. Kheir and S. Ruddock))