Dr Stuart McIntyre

Senior Lecturer


Personal statement

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics. He is affiliated with the Fraser of Allander Institute, and is a Faculty Research Affiliate at the Regional Research Institute at West Virginia University.

Stuart has research interests in applied economics, regional and spatial economics.

He is very willing to supervise suitably qualified PhD students in his fields of interest.

Stuart will also provide economic advice on a consultancy basis.

Stuart currently teaches classes on Introduction to Economics (yr1); Microeconomics (yr 3); Quantiative Methods (MRes).

Stuart's personal website with the latest information on his latest research is accessible here.


Has expertise in:

    Stuart's research interests are in applied economics.

    Please see his own personal webpage (https://sites.google.com/view/stuartgmcintyre) for more details on Stuart's research interests. 

    Stuart is very happy to supervise suitably qualified PhD students in any area of his research interests; please get in touch if you want to discuss a potential research project.

Prizes and awards

2nd Place in Annual Epainos Prize at ERSA Conference

more prizes and awards


Regional output growth in the United Kingdom : more timely and higher frequency estimates from 1970
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Mitchell James, Poon Aubrey
Journal of Applied Econometrics (2019)
Nowcasting using mixed frequency methods : an application to the Scottish economy
Allan Grant, Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Smith Paul
Sankhya B Vol 81, pp. 12-45 (2019)
Developing An Electricity Satellite Account (EISA) : An Application to Scotland, UK
Allan Grant, Connolly Kevin, McIntyre Stuart
UK regional nowcasting using a mixed frequency vector autoregressive model with entropic tilting
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Mitchell James
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A Vol 183, pp. 91-119 (2019)
Regional Output Growth in the United Kingdom : More Timely And Higher Frequency Estimates,1970-2017
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Mitchell James, Poon Aubrey
Regional nowcasting : an illustration using the Scottish economy
Koop Gary, McIntyre Stuart, Allan Grant, Smith Paul
Sankhya B, pp. 1-25 (2018)

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I am the lecturer in charge of the 1st year undergraduate class: Introduction to economics, and I teach on the Microeconomics 3 undergraduate class. I also deliver the Quantitive Methods training on the MRes programme in the Business School. I also supervise honours year dissertations in a number of topic areas.

I supervise a range of MSc GEM Summer Projects, MSc Applied Economics dissertations, MBA Projects, and mini-projects for the DTC in Wind Energy Systems.


Research interests

My main areas of research interest relate to applied economics, with applications in regional economics, environmental and energy economics, applied microeconomics and spatial econometrics.


Professional activities

British and Irish Association of Regional Science (External organisation)
RSAI:BIS (External organisation)
Regional Research Institute (External organisation)

more professional activities


Class Size and Human Capital Accumulation
Gehrsitz, Markus (Principal Investigator) McIntyre, Stuart (Co-investigator) Roy, Graeme (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2019 - 28-Jan-2021
Econometric Evaluation of HIE and SE Grants
McIntyre, Stuart (Principal Investigator) Gehrsitz, Markus (Co-investigator) Roy, Graeme (Co-investigator)
02-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2019
Labour market transitions of low paid workers in the UK (JARA Studentship)
McIntyre, Stuart (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 30-Jan-2021
Research to estimate the cost of a child in Scotland
Roy, Graeme (Principal Investigator) Farrugia, Ben (Co-investigator) McInally, Lauren (Co-investigator) McIntyre, Stuart (Co-investigator)
18-Jan-2018 - 03-Jan-2018
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Wind & Marine Energy Systems | Garba, Ifeoluwa
Bellingham, Richard (Principal Investigator) McIntyre, Stuart (Co-investigator) Garba, Ifeoluwa (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2015 - 01-Jan-2019
Doctoral training centre in wind energy systems | Connolly, Kevin
Allan, Grant (Principal Investigator) McIntyre, Stuart (Co-investigator) Connolly, Kevin (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2013 - 12-Jan-2019

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