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Dr Stephen ONeill

BA MEconSc PhD

Research Fellow
Economics

I completed a first degree in Economics at University College Dublin followed by a Masters in Economic Policy (Evaluation and Planning) and PhD in Economics at National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) and also had the opportunity to study at University of California, San Diego (UCSD) in the course of my doctoral studies.At NUIG I conducted research on the costs associated with refractory asthma before taking up a full-time position as lecturer in Economics at NUIG from 2012-2014, prior to joining LSHTM as Research Fellow in Economics in September 2014.

Affiliations

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Department of Health Services Research and Policy

Teaching

 At National University of Ireland Galway I lectured a range of quantitative courses including Maths for Economics, Econometrics, Financial Econometrics and Data Management & Survey Techniques.

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Research

My current research explores the relative performance of alternative methodologes used to estimate treatment effects such as difference-in-difference regression, matching and synthetic control approaches.

Research Area
Economic evaluation
Health inequalities
Statistical methods
Methodology
Modelling
Discipline
Economics
Disease and Health Conditions
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease
Asthma
Stroke
Region
East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
Euro area
North America