Donald is an economist with an interest in the economics of cooperatives and worker participation. Some of his research on these topics is reported in_ Economic Democracy: the Political Economy of Self-Management and Participation_ (available as an e-book from Springer). Donald is presently a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) of Economics at the University of Edinburgh. He has been Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute, Italy, Visiting Associate Professor of Economics at Queen’s University, Canada, and Visiting Professor of Economics at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. He is joint Founding Editor of the Journal of Economic Surveys.