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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 71 Citations 15,369 495 World Ranking 219 National Ranking 24

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

Colin C. Williams mostly deals with Informal sector, Entrepreneurship, Economic growth, Labour economics and Economy. Informal sector is a subfield of Market economy that Colin C. Williams tackles. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Enterprise culture, Livelihood, Structured interview, Social science and Public policy.

His Economic growth research incorporates themes from Political economy and License. His studies in Labour economics integrate themes in fields like Cash, Institutional theory, Welfare and Corruption. Many of his research projects under Economy are closely connected to Perspective with Perspective, tying the diverse disciplines of science together.

His most cited work include:

  • The shadow economy (330 citations)
  • Informal Employment in Advanced Economies: Implications for Work and Welfare (298 citations)
  • Alternative economic spaces (213 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Informal sector, Entrepreneurship, Economic growth, Economy and Labour economics. His studies examine the connections between Informal sector and genetics, as well as such issues in Public economics, with regards to Institutional theory. His Entrepreneurship research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Developing country, Enterprise culture and Market economy.

Specifically, his work in Economic growth is concerned with the study of Informal education. His studies link Capitalism with Economy. A large part of his Labour economics studies is devoted to Wage.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Informal sector (57.38%)
  • Entrepreneurship (22.42%)
  • Economic growth (18.76%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Informal sector (57.38%)
  • Entrepreneurship (22.42%)
  • Public economics (10.32%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Informal sector, Entrepreneurship, Public economics, Economic growth and Institutional theory. His Informal sector study incorporates themes from Economy, Labour economics, Tax evasion and Public policy. His studies in Entrepreneurship integrate themes in fields like Competition, Development economics, Competitor analysis, Developing country and Economic system.

In his work, Public sector is strongly intertwined with Corruption, which is a subfield of Public economics. His study of Modernization theory is a part of Economic growth. Institutional theory and Political economy are commonly linked in his work.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Informal entrepreneurship and institutional theory: explaining the varying degrees of (in)formalization of entrepreneurs in Pakistan (113 citations)
  • Informal Entrepreneurship in Developing Economies: The Impacts of Starting up Unregistered on firm Performance: (89 citations)
  • Determinants of the Level of Informality of Informal Micro-Enterprises: Some Evidence from the City of Lahore, Pakistan (64 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

Colin C. Williams mainly investigates Informal sector, Entrepreneurship, Institutional theory, Public economics and Eurobarometer. His study in Informal sector is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Economic system, Labour economics and Public policy. His Public policy research includes themes of Goods and services, Economy, Voluntary disclosure and Sanctions.

His Entrepreneurship study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Developing country and Economic geography. His Institutional theory study combines topics in areas such as Modernization theory, Tax evasion and Morality. His Public economics study deals with Government intersecting with Proposition.

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Best Publications

Informal Employment in Advanced Economies: Implications for Work and Welfare

Colin C. Williams;Jan Windebank.
(1998)

576 Citations

Alternative economic spaces

Andrew Leyshon;Roger Lee;Colin C. Williams.
(2003)

503 Citations

The shadow economy

Colin C Williams;Friedrich Schneider;Friedrich Schneider.
(2002)

498 Citations

The diverse and contested meanings of sustainable development

Colin C Williams;Andrew C Millington.
The Geographical Journal (2004)

473 Citations

The Hidden Enterprise Culture: Entrepreneurship in the Underground Economy

Colin C. Williams.
(2008)

429 Citations

Cash-in-hand work : the underground sector and the hidden economy of favours

Colin C. Williams.
(2004)

329 Citations

A Commodified World: Mapping the Limits of Capitalism

Colin C. Williams.
(2005)

263 Citations

Informal employment in advanced economies

Colin C. Williams.
International Journal of Manpower (2002)

255 Citations

Entrepreneurship and the Informal Sector: Some Lessons from India

Anjula Gurtoo;Colin C. Williams.
The international journal of entrepreneurship and innovation (2009)

234 Citations

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND THE INFORMAL ECONOMY: AN OVERVIEW

Colin C. Williams;Sara Nadin.
Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship (2010)

227 Citations

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