Michael A. Shields

Research Fellow

Monash University

Michael A. Shields is based in the Centre for Health Economics at Monash University. His research is mainly in the areas of applied health and labour economics, with particular interest in the socio-economic determinants of health and wellbeing.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1488
revised version published as 'The Increasingly Mixed Proportional Hazard Model: An Application to Socioeconomic Status, Health Shocks, and Mortality' in: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2011, 29 (2), 271-281
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1328
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2007, 26 (2), 213-232
IZA Discussion Paper No. 902
published in: Economic Journal, 2005, 115 (507), F359-376
IZA Discussion Paper No. 498
published in: Canadian Journal of Economics, 2009, 42 (4), 1326 - 1346
IZA Discussion Paper No. 419
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39 (3), 649-674
IZA Discussion Paper No. 396
published in: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A (Statistics in Society), 2005, 168 (3), 513-538
IZA Discussion Paper No. 388
Lisa Farrell, Michael A. Shields
published in: Canadian Journal of Economics, 2007, 40 (2), 445-467