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Dr Paul Williamson

Senior Lecturer Geography and Planning

    Publications

    2019

    Determining Housing Need on Wirral: a review of the commissioned evidence (Report)

    Dunning, R. J., Lord, A., & Williamson, P. (n.d.). Determining Housing Need on Wirral: a review of the commissioned evidence.

    Evaluating the validity of the population and household projections underpinning the Wirral Local Plan: A response to public submissions (Report)

    Williamson, P., Lord, A., & Dunning, R. J. (2019). Evaluating the validity of the population and household projections underpinning the Wirral Local Plan: A response to public submissions.

    Gendered mortality differentials over the rural-urban continuum: The analysis of census linked longitudinal data from England and Wales (Journal article)

    Allan, R., Williamson, P., & Kulu, H. (2019). Gendered mortality differentials over the rural-urban continuum: The analysis of census linked longitudinal data from England and Wales. SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, 221, 68-78. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.10.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.10.005

    2018

    A global optimisation approach to range-restricted survey calibration (Journal article)

    Espuny-Pujol, F., Morrissey, K., & Williamson, P. (2018). A global optimisation approach to range-restricted survey calibration. STATISTICS AND COMPUTING, 28(2), 427-439. doi:10.1007/s11222-017-9739-5

    DOI: 10.1007/s11222-017-9739-5

    2017

    Exploring the utility of grids for analysing long term population change (Journal article)

    Lloyd, C. D., Catney, G., Williamson, P., & Bearman, N. (2017). Exploring the utility of grids for analysing long term population change. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 66, 1-12. doi:10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2017.07.003

    DOI: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2017.07.003

    Unravelling urban-rural health disparities in England (Journal article)

    Allan, R., Williamson, P., & Kulu, H. (2017). Unravelling urban-rural health disparities in England. POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE, 23(8). doi:10.1002/psp.2073

    DOI: 10.1002/psp.2073

    2016

    Small-Area Incomes: Their Spatial Variability and the Relative Efficacy of Proxy, Geodemographic, Imputed and Model-Based Estimates (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2016). Small-Area Incomes: Their Spatial Variability and the Relative Efficacy of Proxy, Geodemographic, Imputed and Model-Based Estimates. APPLIED SPATIAL ANALYSIS AND POLICY, 9(4), 463-489. doi:10.1007/s12061-015-9163-1

    DOI: 10.1007/s12061-015-9163-1

    A small area estimation model of comorbidity for England (Journal article)

    Morrissey, K., Espuny, F., Williamson, P., & Higgins, S. (2016). A small area estimation model of comorbidity for England. The Lancet, 388, S80. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)32316-9

    DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)32316-9

    A multinomial model for comorbidity in England of long-standing cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity (Journal article)

    Morrissey, K., Espuny, F., & Williamson, P. (2016). A multinomial model for comorbidity in England of long-standing cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY, 24(6), 717-727. doi:10.1111/hsc.12251

    DOI: 10.1111/hsc.12251

    2015

    Mental illness in Ireland: simulating its geographical prevalence and the role of access to services (Journal article)

    Morrissey, K., Clarke, G., Williamson, P., Daly, A., & O'Donoghue, C. (2015). Mental illness in Ireland: simulating its geographical prevalence and the role of access to services. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING B-PLANNING & DESIGN, 42(2), 338-353. doi:10.1068/b130054p

    DOI: 10.1068/b130054p

    2014

    Comparing Two Methods of Reweighting a Survey File to Small Area Data (Journal article)

    Tanton, R., Williamson, P., & Harding, A. (2014). Comparing Two Methods of Reweighting a Survey File to Small Area Data. International Journal of Microsimulation, 7(1), 76-99. Retrieved from http://www.microsimulation.org/IJM/V7_1/4_IJM_7_1_Tanton_Williamson_Harding.pdf

    2013

    An evaluation of two synthetic small-area microdata simulation methodologies: synthetic reconstruction and combinatorial optimisation (Chapter)

    Williamson, P. (2013). An evaluation of two synthetic small-area microdata simulation methodologies: synthetic reconstruction and combinatorial optimisation. In R. Tanton, K. Edwards, & J. Stillwell (Eds.), Spatial Microsimulation: A Reference Guide for Users (Vol. 6, pp. 19-48). Berlin: Springer.

    2009

    New frontiers in microsimulation modelling (Book)

    Zaidi, A., Harding, A., & Williamson, P. (Eds.) (2009). New frontiers in microsimulation modelling (Vol. 36). Farnham: Ashgate.

    New frontiers in microsimulation modelling: introduction (Chapter)

    Williamson, P., Zaidi, A., & Harding, A. (2009). New frontiers in microsimulation modelling: introduction. In A. Zaidi, A. Harding, P. Williamson, & The European Centre (Eds.), New frontiers in microsimulation modelling (Vol. 36, pp. 31-49). Farnham: Ashgate.

    Simulating an ageing population: a microsimulation approach applied to Sweden (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2009). Simulating an ageing population: a microsimulation approach applied to Sweden. Unknown Journal, 2(1), 66-67.

    2007

    Census data: fit for purpose? (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2007). Census data: fit for purpose?. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING A, 39(5), 1020-1023. doi:10.1068/a38138

    DOI: 10.1068/a38138

    Benchmarking the impact of cell adjustment on tabular outputs: the shortcomings of current approaches (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2007). Benchmarking the impact of cell adjustment on tabular outputs: the shortcomings of current approaches. Journal of Official Statistics. Retrieved from http://www.jos.nu/

    Chapter 18 Confidentiality and Anonymised Survey Records: The UK Experience (Chapter)

    Williamson, P. (2007). Chapter 18 Confidentiality and Anonymised Survey Records: The UK Experience. In Modelling our Future - Population Ageing, Health and Aged Care (pp. 387-413). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/s1571-0386(06)16018-4

    DOI: 10.1016/s1571-0386(06)16018-4

    Micro-simulation in action: policy analysis in Europe using EUROMOD (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2007). Micro-simulation in action: policy analysis in Europe using EUROMOD. Unknown Journal, 1(1), 57-58.

    The impact of cell adjustment on the analysis of aggregate census data (Journal article)

    Williamson, P. (2007). The impact of cell adjustment on the analysis of aggregate census data. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING A, 39(5), 1058-1078. doi:10.1068/a38142

    DOI: 10.1068/a38142

    2002

    Domestic water demand forecasting: A static microsimulation approach (Journal article)

    Williamson, P., Mitchell, G., & McDonald, A. T. (2002). Domestic water demand forecasting: A static microsimulation approach. JOURNAL OF THE CHARTERED INSTITUTION OF WATER AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 16(4), 243-248. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Metadata on area statsitics (Chapter)

    Williamson, P., & Lander-Brinkley, N. (2002). Metadata on area statsitics. In P. Rees, D. Martin, & P. Williamson (Eds.), The Census Data System (pp. 327-338). Chichester: Wiley.

    Synthetic microdata (Chapter)

    Williamson, P. (2002). Synthetic microdata. In P. Rees, D. Martin, & P. Williamson (Eds.), The Census Data System (pp. 231-241). Chichester: Wiley.

    The Census Data System (Book)

    Rees, P., Martin, D., & Williamson, P. (Eds.) (2002). The Census Data System. Chichester: Wiley.

    Updating the Census (Chapter)

    Williamson, P., & Simpson, L. (2002). Updating the Census. In P. Rees, D. Martin, & P. Williamson (Eds.), The Census Data System (pp. 185-199). Chichester: Wiley.

    2001

    Evaluating Goodness-of-Fit Measures for Synthetic Microdata (Journal article)

    Voas, D., & Williamson, P. (2001). Evaluating Goodness-of-Fit Measures for Synthetic Microdata. Geographical and Environmental Modelling, 5(2), 177-200. doi:10.1080/13615930120086078

    DOI: 10.1080/13615930120086078

    Modelling alternative domestic water demand scenarios (Chapter)

    Williamson, P. (2001). Modelling alternative domestic water demand scenarios. In G. Clarke, & M. Madden (Eds.), Regional Science in Business (pp. 243-268). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

    The diversity of diversity: a critique of geodemographic classification (Journal article)

    Voas, D., & Williamson, P. (2001). The diversity of diversity: a critique of geodemographic classification. AREA, 33(1), 63-76. doi:10.1111/1475-4762.00009

    DOI: 10.1111/1475-4762.00009

    The diversity of diversity: is there still a place for small area classifications? Response (the diversity of diversity) (Journal article)

    Voas, D., & Williamson, P. (2001). The diversity of diversity: is there still a place for small area classifications? Response (the diversity of diversity). AREA, 33(3), 335-336. doi:10.1111/1475-4762.00037

    DOI: 10.1111/1475-4762.00037

    2000

    An evaluation of the combinatorial optimisation approach to the creation of synthetic microdata (Journal article)

    Voas, D., & Williamson, P. (2000). An evaluation of the combinatorial optimisation approach to the creation of synthetic microdata. International Journal of Population Geography, 6(5), 349-366. doi:3.0.co;2-5">10.1002/1099-1220(200009/10)6:5<349::aid-ijpg196>3.0.co;2-5

    DOI: 10.1002/1099-1220(200009/10)6:5<349::aid-ijpg196>3.0.co;2-5

    A ?Standard Industrial Classification?Coded Strategic Planning Model of Industrial and Commercial Water Demand for UK Regions (Journal article)

    Mitchell, G., McDonald, A. T., Wattage, P., & Williamson, P. (2000). A ?Standard Industrial Classification?Coded Strategic Planning Model of Industrial and Commercial Water Demand for UK Regions. Water and Environment Journal, 14(3), 226-232. doi:10.1111/j.1747-6593.2000.tb00254.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1747-6593.2000.tb00254.x

    The scale of dissimilarity: concepts, measurement and an application to socio-economic variation across England and Wales (Journal article)

    Voas, D., & Williamson, P. (2000). The scale of dissimilarity: concepts, measurement and an application to socio-economic variation across England and Wales. TRANSACTIONS OF THE INSTITUTE OF BRITISH GEOGRAPHERS, 25(4), 465-481. doi:10.1111/j.0020-2754.2000.00465.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.0020-2754.2000.00465.x

    1998

    The estimation of population microdata by using data from small area statistics and samples of anonymised records (Journal article)

    Williamson, P., Birkin, M., & Rees, P. H. (1998). The estimation of population microdata by using data from small area statistics and samples of anonymised records. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING A, 30(5), 785-816. doi:10.1068/a300785

    DOI: 10.1068/a300785

    1997

    Estimating small area demand for water: A new methodology (Journal article)

    Clarke, G. P., Kashti, A., McDonald, A., & Williamson, P. (1997). Estimating small area demand for water: A new methodology. JOURNAL OF THE CHARTERED INSTITUTION OF WATER AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 11(3), 186-192. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    1995

    Indexing the census: a by-product of the simulation of whole populations by means of SAS and SAR data. (Journal article)

    Williamson, P., Rees, P., & Birkin, M. (1995). Indexing the census: a by-product of the simulation of whole populations by means of SAS and SAR data.. Environment & planning A, 27(3), 413-424. doi:10.1068/a270413

    DOI: 10.1068/a270413