Professor Michie is Director of the Oxford Centre for Mutual and Employee-owned Business at Kellogg College; a member of the Finance Committee of the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS); a member of the Economic Advisory Panel for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra); and a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, on whose Council he serves.
His publications include The Political Economy of Competitiveness: Essays on employment, public policy and corporate performance (with M. Kitson, 2000) the edited 2-Volume Reader's Guide to the Social Sciences (2001), The Handbook of Globalisation (2003, 2011), and The Political Economy of the Environment (2011). He is an editor of several academic journals including the Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy & Society for whom he co-edited the July 2008 issue on Innovation, Networks & Knowledge Exchange.
- Global recession
- Mutuals, co-operatives and employee-owned business
- Banking crisis
- Green New Deal
- Knowledge exchange and knowledge transfer
- High commitment work systems
- Environmental sustainability
Professor Michie has experience of working with the media.