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Global Banking: Risk Taking and Competition
Ester Faia and Gianmarco Ottaviano
March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1471:
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Tags: global bank; oligopoly; oligopsony; endogenous risk taking; expectation of rents extraction; appetitefor leverage
CEP Discussion Paper
What Drives Differences in Management?
Nicholas Bloom, Erik Brynjolfsson, Lucia Foster, Ron Jarmin, Megha Patnaik, Itay Saporta-Eksten and John Van Reenen March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1470:
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Tags: management; productivity; competition; learning
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The roles of nature and history in world development
Vernon Henderson, Tim Squires, Adam Storeygard and David Weil
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP501:
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Tags: agriculture; physical geography; development
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Does teacher turnover affect young people's academic achievement?
Steve Gibbons, Vincenzo Scrutinio and Shqiponja Telhaj
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP500:
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Tags: teacher turnover; student performance
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In brief... What can be done to help low-achieving teenagers?
Dominique Goux, Marc Gurgand and Eric Maurin
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP499:
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Tags: education objectives; education choices
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Superstar houses and the American mortgage frenzy
Clement Bellet
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP498:
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Tags: inequality; social preferences; subjective well-being; housing; household debt
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Origins of happiness
Andrew Clark, Sarah Flèche, Richard Layard, Nattavudh Powdthavee and George Ward
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP497:
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Tags: happiness; wellbeing; government; mental health
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In brief... Is technology to blame for jobless recoveries?
Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP496:
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Tags: job polarization; jobless recoveries; routine-biased technological change; robots
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Liberation technology: mobile phones and political mobilisation in Africa
Marco Manacorda and Andrea Tesei
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP495:
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Tags: protests; politics; africa; mobile phones
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Larrikin youth: can education cut crime?
Tony Beatton, Michael P. Kidd, Stephen Machin and Dipa Sarkar
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP494:
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Tags: youth crime; schooling; australia; earning or learning
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Wednesday  26 April 2017  12:30 - 14:00

TBC

Thibault Fally (Berkeley)

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


CEP/LSE International Economics Seminar
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Wednesday 22 March 2017

Bangkokpost.com: Happy nations don't only focus on economic growth

The team of respected economists Jeffrey Sachs, Richard Layard and John Helliwell suggests six variables explain the subjective well-being levels: wealth expressed as per capita GDP, the level of social... 

Related publications

http://worldhappiness.report/

Helliwell, J., Layard, R., & Sachs, J. (2017). World Happiness Report 2017, New York: Sustainable Development Solutions Network. ISBN 978-0-9968513-5-0


Related Links:
Bangkokpost.com - Happy nations don't only focus on economic growth

CEP Wellbeing

Richard Layard webpage