Siminski, Peter M. Assoc/Prof.

Associate Professor

  • Coordinator - Centre for Human and Social Capital Research
  • Faculty of Business
  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Overview


Peter Siminski is an Associate Professor in the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance and the Director of the Centre for Human and Social Capital Research. 

Peter also is a Australian Research Council DECRA Fellow, 2012-2017, IZA Research Fellow, 2012-present, and a Honorary Principal Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne, 2012-present. 


Peter has research interests in applied microeconomics, health, labour, poverty and inequality, applied econometrics, public economics, research methods and economic evaluation. 

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • SELECTED RESEARCH GRANTS

    2012 UOW Faculty Research Grant Legal Alcohol Availability and Youth Outcomes in Australia: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis (with Oleg Yerokhin) ($10,000)

    2011 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) Army Service, Employment Incentives and Veterans' Life Outcomes: A Natural Experiment ($375,000)

    2009 Australian Research Council Linkage Grant The Long Term Causal Effects of Vietnam War Era Conscription on Economic and Social Outcomes for Australian Conscripts (with Simon Ville) (Partner organisation: DVA) ($117,453 + $26,962 in kind)

    2008 UOW Faculty Mentoring Grant The Causal Effects of Vietnam Era Conscription on Australian Conscripts (with Simon Ville) ($5,000) 

    SELECTED RESEARCH CONTRACTS AWARDED

    2013 DVA Clients as Receivers and Providers of Care in the Community - commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($59,520)

    2010 Financial Stress / Hardship amongst DVA Pensioners - commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($62,755)

    2006 Review of Veterans' Home Care Program (with others), commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($427,926) 

    2004 Poverty, Hardship and Utilities-Related Financial Stress in Victoria (with Bruce Bradbury), commissioned by the Committee for Melbourne ($16,357) 

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Support Exchange And Wellbeing In Older Age - An Australian Analysis Seaman, Claire

Full Name


  • Dr. Peter Siminski

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Top Publications


Research Overview


  • SELECTED RESEARCH GRANTS

    2012 UOW Faculty Research Grant Legal Alcohol Availability and Youth Outcomes in Australia: A Regression Discontinuity Analysis (with Oleg Yerokhin) ($10,000)

    2011 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) Army Service, Employment Incentives and Veterans' Life Outcomes: A Natural Experiment ($375,000)

    2009 Australian Research Council Linkage Grant The Long Term Causal Effects of Vietnam War Era Conscription on Economic and Social Outcomes for Australian Conscripts (with Simon Ville) (Partner organisation: DVA) ($117,453 + $26,962 in kind)

    2008 UOW Faculty Mentoring Grant The Causal Effects of Vietnam Era Conscription on Australian Conscripts (with Simon Ville) ($5,000) 

    SELECTED RESEARCH CONTRACTS AWARDED

    2013 DVA Clients as Receivers and Providers of Care in the Community - commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($59,520)

    2010 Financial Stress / Hardship amongst DVA Pensioners - commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($62,755)

    2006 Review of Veterans' Home Care Program (with others), commissioned by Department of Veterans' Affairs ($427,926) 

    2004 Poverty, Hardship and Utilities-Related Financial Stress in Victoria (with Bruce Bradbury), commissioned by the Committee for Melbourne ($16,357) 

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Support Exchange And Wellbeing In Older Age - An Australian Analysis Seaman, Claire

Full Name


  • Dr. Peter Siminski

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility