Research Profile

Jane Bourke

Biography

Dr. Jane Bourke is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at University College Cork. Jane holds BComm and MEconSc degrees from University College Cork and a PhD from Warwick Business School. Since joining the Department in 2006, Jane has taught across a range of courses, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level.  
Jane's research interests are in the areas of innovation & technological change, adoption and diffusion of innovations, and health economics. Jane has presented her research at national and international conferences, and has recently published in Technovation,the International Journal of Innovation Management, the European Journal of Health Economics and Health Policy

Research Interests

Jane's research interests are in the areas of innovation & technological change, adoption and diffusion of innovations, and health economics.

Publications

Books

 YearPublication
(2016)Survey & Questionnaire Design: Collecting Primary Data to Answer Research Questions.
Bourke J.,Kirby A. Doran J. (2016) Survey & Questionnaire Design: Collecting Primary Data to Answer Research Questions. CORK: Oak Tree Press. [Details]
(2016)Introduction to Applied Econometrics and Analysis Using Stata.
Doran, J., J. Bourke, and A. Kirby (2016) Introduction to Applied Econometrics and Analysis Using Stata. Cork: Oak tree Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2017)'Innovation, quality management and learning: Short-term and longer-term effects'
Jane Bourke and Stephen Roper (2017) 'Innovation, quality management and learning: Short-term and longer-term effects'. Research Policy, 46 (8):1505-1518 [Details]
(2017)'THE INFLUENCE OF THE MANAGER ON FIRM INNOVATION IN EMERGING ECONOMIES'
Frank Crowley and Jane Bourke (2017) 'THE INFLUENCE OF THE MANAGER ON FIRM INNOVATION IN EMERGING ECONOMIES'. International Journal of Innovation Management, [Details]
(2017)'What women want: exploring pregnant women's preferences for alternative models of maternity care'
Christopher Fawsitt, Jane Bourke, Jennifer E Lutomski, Sarah Meaney, Brendan McElroy, Rosemary Murphy, Richard A Greene (2017) 'What women want: exploring pregnant women's preferences for alternative models of maternity care'. Health Policy, [Details]
(2017)'A cost-benefit analysis of two alternative models of maternity care in Ireland'
Fawsitt, Christopher G.; Bourke, Jane; Murphy, Aileen; McElroy, Brendan; Lutomski, Jennifer E.; Murphy, Rosemary; Greene, Richard A. (2017) 'A cost-benefit analysis of two alternative models of maternity care in Ireland'. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, [DOI] [CORA Link] [Details]
(2017)'Value for money? An examination of the relationship between need and cost in intellectual disability services'
Cronin J. & Bourke J. (2017) 'Value for money? An examination of the relationship between need and cost in intellectual disability services'. Health & Social Care In The Community, 25 (3):1227-1236 [DOI] [Details]
(2016)'Which organisational changes are most beneficial for firm innovation?'
Jane Bourke and Frank Crowley (2016) 'Which organisational changes are most beneficial for firm innovation?'. Economics and Business Letters, 5 (4) [Details]
(2016)'THE INFLUENCE OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS ON INNOVATION: EVIDENCE FROM IRISH MANUFACTURING AND SERVICE FIRMS'
Frank Crowley & Jane Bourke (2016) 'THE INFLUENCE OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS ON INNOVATION: EVIDENCE FROM IRISH MANUFACTURING AND SERVICE FIRMS'. International Journal of Innovation Management, 20 (7) [Details]
(2016)'AMT adoption and innovation: An investigation of dynamic and complementary effects'
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper (2016) 'AMT adoption and innovation: An investigation of dynamic and complementary effects'. Technovation, [Details]
(2015)'The Role of HRM and ICT Complementarities in Firm Innovation: Evidence from Transition Economies'
Jane Bourke and Frank Crowley (2015) 'The Role of HRM and ICT Complementarities in Firm Innovation: Evidence from Transition Economies'. International Journal of Innovation Management, 19 (5) [Details]
(2015)'Prescribing and practice development decision-making in Irish general practices'
Jane Bourke (2015) 'Prescribing and practice development decision-making in Irish general practices'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 184 (3):591-596 [Details]
(2015)'A Two-Stage Examination of Business Innovation Decision-Making: Evidence from Ireland'
Bourke, J.; Jordan, D. (2015) 'A Two-Stage Examination of Business Innovation Decision-Making: Evidence from Ireland'. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 9 (6):663-681 [CORA Link] [Details]
(2014)'The influence of experiential learning on medical equipment adoption in general practices'
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper (2014) 'The influence of experiential learning on medical equipment adoption in general practices'. Health Policy, [Details]
(2014)'ICT use in Irish general practices: an intra-practice adoption study'
Jane Bourke (2014) 'ICT use in Irish general practices: an intra-practice adoption study'. International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management, 14 (4):304-326 [Details]
(2013)'At What Price? A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Comparing Trial of Labour after Previous Caesarean versus Elective Repeat Caesarean Delivery'
Fawsitt, C.G., Bourke, J., Greene, R.A., Everard, C.M., Murphy,A., Lutomski, J.E. (2013) 'At What Price? A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Comparing Trial of Labour after Previous Caesarean versus Elective Repeat Caesarean Delivery'. Plos One, 8 (3) [Details]
(2012)'In with the new: the determinants of prescribing innovation by general practitioners in Ireland'
Bourke, J,Roper, S (2012) 'In with the new: the determinants of prescribing innovation by general practitioners in Ireland'. European Journal of Health Economics, 13 :393-407 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Factors associated with staffing provision and medical equipment acquisition in Irish general practice'
Jane Bourke & Colin Bradley (2012) 'Factors associated with staffing provision and medical equipment acquisition in Irish general practice'. Irish Medical Journal, 105 (10):338-340 [Details]
(2009)'Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish healthcare utilization'
Bourke, Jane; (2009) 'Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish healthcare utilization'. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research, 9 (4):325-331 [Details]

Other Journals

 YearPublication
(2010)'The Changing Face of the Primary Health Care Market in Ireland'
Bourke, Jane; (2010) 'The Changing Face of the Primary Health Care Market in Ireland' Public Affairs Ireland, . [Details]

Conference Publications

 YearPublication
(2017)Health Economics Association of Ireland
Jane Bourke, Aileen Murphy, Daniel Flynn, Mary Kells, Mary Joyce, Justina Hurley (2017) Borderline Personality Disorder: What are the costs in Ireland? Health Economics Association of Ireland [Details]
(2017)International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR)
Maura O'Sullivan, Aileen Murphy, Jane Bourke (2017) THE COST OF DIALECTIC BEHAVIOUR THERAPY (DBT) FOR PEOPLE DIAGNOSED WITH BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER (BPD): A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) [Details]
(2017)European Network for Mental Health Service Evaluation (ENMESH)
Jane Bourke, Aileen Murphy, Daniel Flynn, Mary Kells, Mary Joyce, Justina Hurley (2017) Borderline Personality Disorder: What are the costs in Ireland? European Network for Mental Health Service Evaluation (ENMESH) [Details]
(2017)International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR)
Maura O'Sullivan, Aileen Murphy and Jane Bourke (2017) AN ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF A PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL SUICIDE INTERVENTION PROGRAMME International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) [Details]
(2016)Dublin Economics Workshop
Christopher G. Fawsitt, Jane Bourke, Richard A. Greene, Brendan McElroy, Nicolas Krucien, Rosemary Murphy, Jennifer E. Lutomski (2016) What do women want? Valuing women’s preferences and estimating demand for alternative models of maternity care using a discrete choice experiment Dublin Economics Workshop [Details]
(2015)Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics (DRUID)
Jane Bourke and Stephen Roper (2015) Innovation, quality management and learning: a dynamic analysis Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics (DRUID) [Details]
(2015)Irish Economics Association
Jane Bourke and Stephen Roper (2015) Innovation, quality management and learning: a dynamic analysis Irish Economics Association [Details]
(2014)European Health Economics Association
Christopher G. Fawsitt, Jane Bourke, Richard A. Greene, Brendan McElroy, Nicolas Krucien , Rosemary Murphy, Jennifer E. Lutomski (2014) Eliciting women’s preferences for alternative models of maternity care in Ireland: a discrete choice experiment European Health Economics Association [Details]
(2014)The Costs of Severe Intellectual Disability in Adult Residential Services in Cork
Cronin J., Bourke J. & Butler M. (2014) An examination of the relationship between costs and need for the highest cost users of adult intellectual disability services in Cork The Costs of Severe Intellectual Disability in Adult Residential Services in Cork [Details]
(2014)The Costs of Severe Intellectual Disability in Adult Residential Services in Cork
J.Cronin, J. Bourke, M.Butler (2014) An examination of the relationship between costs and need for the highest cost users of adult intellectual disability services in Cork The Costs of Severe Intellectual Disability in Adult Residential Services in Cork HSE, , 01-DEC-14 - 01-DEC-14 [Details]
(2014)Irish Society for New Economists
Christopher G. Fawsitt, Jane Bourke, Richard A. Greene, Brendan McElroy, Nicolas Krucien , Rosemary Murphy, Jennifer E. Lutomski (2014) Eliciting women’s preferences for alternative models of maternity care in Ireland: a discrete choice experiment Irish Society for New Economists [Details]
(2013)RSAI: BIS Annual Conference
Jane Bourke & Frank Crowley (2013) The Role of HRM and ICT Complementarities in Firm Innovation: Evidence from Transition Economies RSAI: BIS Annual Conference [Details]
(2012)15th Annual Conference for the British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society
Fawsitt CG, Bourke J, Greene RA, Everard CM, Lutomski JE (2012) At what price? a cost-effectiveness analysis of a trial of labour after previous caesarean versus elective repeat caesarean delivery in Ireland 15th Annual Conference for the British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society Glasgow Scotland, , 19-APR-12 - 20-APR-12 [Details]
(2011)UCC 11th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference
Fawsitt CG, Bourke J, Greene RA, Everard CM, Lutomski JE (2011) At what price? A cost-effectiveness analysis of a trial of labour after previous caesarean versus elective repeat caesarean delivery in Ireland UCC 11th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, , 04-NOV-11 - 04-NOV-11 [Details]
(2012)Bilateral Workshop: School of Economics, UCC & Dept. of Economic Geography, University of Groningen
Jane Bourke & Declan Jordan (2012) Determinants of basic and applied research outputs from funded research: evidence from a census of Irish researchers Bilateral Workshop: School of Economics, UCC & Dept. of Economic Geography, University of Groningen [Details]
(2012)European Conference in Health Economics
Jane Bourke (2012) ICT Use in Irish General Practices: An Intra-Practice Adoption Study European Conference in Health Economics [Details]
(2012)InterTradeIreland Innovation Conference
Jane Bourke & Declan Jordan (2012) Determinants of basic and applied research outputs from funded research: evidence from a census of Irish researchers InterTradeIreland Innovation Conference [Details]
(2010)Health Economics Study Group Summer Meeting
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper; (2010) Adoption of New Prescription Drugs by General Practitioners Health Economics Study Group Summer Meeting [Details]
(2010)Health Economics Association of Ireland Spring Meeting
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper; (2010) Diffusion of New Prescription Drugs in Irish General Practice Health Economics Association of Ireland Spring Meeting [Details]
(2010)Irish Economics Association Annual Confernce
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper; (2010) Adoption of Prescribing Innovations in Irish General Practices Irish Economics Association Annual Confernce [Details]
(2009)Irish Economic Association Annual Conference
Bourke, J. and Jordan, D. ; (2009) The Two-Stage Business Innovation Decision: Evidence from Ireland Irish Economic Association Annual Conference Cork, [Details]
(2008)The Irish Society of New Economists Annual Conference
Jane Bourke; (2008) Regional income-related inequities in Irish health care utilisation The Irish Society of New Economists Annual Conference [Details]
(2008)Irish Economics Association Annual Conference
Jane Bourke & Declan Jordan; (2008) The Two-Stage Business Innovation Decision Irish Economics Association Annual Conference [Details]
(2008)European Regional Science Association Congress
Bourke, J. and Jordan, D.; (2008) The Innovation Decision? A Two-Stage Model of Innovation in Irish Businesses European Regional Science Association Congress Liverpool, UK, , 28-AUG-08 - 28-AUG-08 [Details]
(2007)International Health Economics Association
Jane Bourke; (2007) Income-related inequalities and inequities in irish healthcare utilization International Health Economics Association [Details]
(2007)Irish Economic Association Annual Conference
Jane Bourke; (2007) Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish healthcare utilization Irish Economic Association Annual Conference [Details]
(2007)Regional Science Association: British & Irish Section
Jane Bourke; (2007) Regional income-related inequities in Irish health care utilisation Regional Science Association: British & Irish Section [Details]
(2007)Joint Health Research Day, College of Medicine & Health
Bourke, Jane; (2007) Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish health care utilisation Joint Health Research Day, College of Medicine & Health University College Cork, , 01-JUN-07 - 01-JUN-07 [Details]

Thesis/Dissertation

 YearPublication
(2006)An Examination of Income-Related Inequlities and Inequities in Irish Health Care Utilisation.
Bourke, Jane (2006) An Examination of Income-Related Inequlities and Inequities in Irish Health Care Utilisation. Thesis/Dissertation [Details]
(2011)Adoption of Innovations in Irish General Practices: Prescription Drugs, Medical Equipment and ICT.
Bourke, Jane (2011) Adoption of Innovations in Irish General Practices: Prescription Drugs, Medical Equipment and ICT. Thesis/Dissertation [Details]

Working Paper

 YearPublication
(2010)In with the new: The determinants of prescribing innovation by general practitioners in Ireland.
Jane Bourke & Stephen Roper; (2010) In with the new: The determinants of prescribing innovation by general practitioners in Ireland. Warwick Business School: Working Paper [Details]
(2005)Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish health care utilisation.
Bourke, Jane; (2005) Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish health care utilisation. Working Paper [Details]
(2007)Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish health care utilisation.
Jane Bourke; (2007) Income-related inequalities and inequities in Irish health care utilisation. Working Paper [Details]
(2010)General Practice in Ireland in 2010: A Survey of Staff and Equipment Investment.
Jane Bourke & Colin Bradley; (2010) General Practice in Ireland in 2010: A Survey of Staff and Equipment Investment. Department of Economics, UCC, Working Paper Series: Working Paper [Details]
(2010)The Innovation Decision? A Two-Stage Model of Innovation in Irish Businesses.
Jane Bourke & Declan Jordan; (2010) The Innovation Decision? A Two-Stage Model of Innovation in Irish Businesses. Department of Economics UCC Working Paper Series: Working Paper [Details]

Professional Activities

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2013Early Career Best Paper in Regional Science RSAI: British and Irish Section

Conference Contributions

 YearPublication
(2010)Health Economics Study Group Summer Meeting,
Jane Bourke; (2010) Scientific and Organising Committee. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Health Economics Study Group Summer Meeting, Cork , 23-JUN-10 - 25-JUN-10. [Details]

Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
Irish Journal Of Public Policy Referee-
Expert Review Of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research Referee-
Health Policy Referee-
International Small Business Journal Referee-
Health Economics, Policy And Law Referee-
Applied Health Economics And Health Policy Referee-

Professional Associations

 AssociationFunctionFrom / To
Irish Economics Association Member/
Health Economics Association of Ireland Member/

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
School of Economics Graduate Studies Committee Member/

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
University College Cork Lecturer/
University College Cork Administrative Officer - Economist in the Department of Finance./

Education

 YearInstitutionQualificationSubject
2011University of Warwick PhDAdoption of Innovations in Irish General Practices: Prescription Drugs, Medical Equipment and ICT
2002University College Cork B.Comm.Commerce
2006University College Cork MEconScEconomics

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