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SERC/Urban Programme Discussion Paper
Austerity States, Institutional Dismantling and the Governance of Sub-National Economic Development: The Demise of the Regional Development Agencies in England
Mike Coombes, Peter O'Brien, Andy Pike and John Tomaney August 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0206:
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Tags: austerity; institutions; the state; governance; economic development; regional development agencies; england
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Traffic Externalities and Housing Prices: Evidence from the London Congestion Charge
Cheng Keat Tang
August 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0205:
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Tags: housing prices; capitalization effects; congestion charge; traffic externalities; marginal willingness to pay; difference-in-difference
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SERC/Urban Programme Discussion Paper
The Housing Market Impacts of Constraining Second Home Investments
Christian A. L. Hilber and Olivier Schöni
August 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0204:
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Tags: second homes; wealth inequality; land use regulation; house prices; homeownership; real estate investments
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CEP Discussion Paper
Colocation and Knowledge Diffusion: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants
Christian Fons-Rosen, Vincenzo Scrutinio and Katalin Szemeredi August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1447:
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Tags: productivity; innovation; knowledge diffusion
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CEP Discussion Paper
Does Rosie Like Riveting? Male and Female Occupational Choices
Grace Lordan and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1446:
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Tags: occupational choice; job content; gender; preferences
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CEP Discussion Paper
A Unified Approach to Estimating Demand and Welfare
Stephen J. Redding and David E. Weinstein
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1445:
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Tags: elasticity of substitution; price index; consumer valuation bias; new goods; welfare
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The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe
Anna Valero and John Van Reenen
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1444:
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Tags: universities; growth; human capital; innovation
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CEP Discussion Paper
STEM Graduates and Secondary School Curriculum: Does Early Exposure to Science Matter?
Marta De Philippis
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1443:
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Tags: university education; high school curriculum; stem
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SERC/Urban Programme Discussion Paper
Impact of Structural Reforms on Regional Growth: Distance to the Frontier Matters
Sabine D'Costa, Enrique Garcilazo and Joaquim Oliveira Martins July 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0203:
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Tags: structural reforms; regional growth; lagging regions
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Product Mix and Firm Productivity Responses to Trade Competition
Thierry Mayer, Marc J. Melitz and Gianmarco I. P. Ottaviano
July 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1442:
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Tags: productivity; trade; competition
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Thursday  08 September 2016  13:00 - 14:15

Determinants of resilience in adult mental health

Paul Frijters (University of Queensland)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Wellbeing Seminar Series
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Monday 29 August 2016

Cronista.com: La Universidad a veces solo sirve para perder el tiempo

 Una reciente investigacion de Anna Valero y John Van Reenen de la LSE analiza estadisticamente a las casas de altos estudios de todo el mundo

Por lo tanto, el argumento a favor de construir mas universidades debe fundamentarse en aspectos mas prosaicos. Una reciente investigacion de Anna Valero y John Van Reenen de la LSE analiza estadisticamente a las casas de altos estudios de todo el mundo, preguntandoles si ellas creian que impulsaban sus economias regionales. (Ejemplos de una "region" son Quebec, Illinois y Gales)

This article appeared in Cronista.com on 29 August 2016 Link to article

See Also
Wednesday 24 August Insider.gr (Greece) Worth the battle for a place at the University?

Related articles
Growth multiplier: how university expansion increases national income Anna Valero and John Van Reenen, LSE British Politics and Policy blog, March 24, 2016
The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe Anna Valero and John Van Reenen, Centre for Economic Performance Discussion Paper No.1444, August 2016

Related links
Anna Valero webpage
John Van Reenen webpage
Growth Programme webpage