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  • Fri, 18 Oct 2019 05:00:40 GMT

    Give us the right to choose

    On Saturday 19 October 2019, the UK Parliament faces a historic choice over whether or not to vote through the new deal agreed by Boris Johnson and the European Union. Members should demand that the Johnson deal be put to the people against the alternative of a much better deal – remaining in the EU. This People’s Vote is demanded […]
  • Tue, 15 Oct 2019 05:00:45 GMT

    When free trade lands on the banking desk

    The effect of trade liberalisation on economic activity remains one of the most important questions in economics. While prominent theories of international trade show that free trade improves the allocation of resources and welfare within countries (the so called “reallocation channel”), trade scepticism is at a historical high in many policy circles around the world. It is well understood that […]
  • Wed, 02 Oct 2019 05:00:08 GMT

    Measuring the effect of innovation on productivity inside firms

    The role of innovation in explaining economic performance has been a focus of economic research for decades, and many questions remain unanswered. One of the main challenges is how we measure innovation. Only by improving the information we have at the firm level can we say something about the links between productivity, firm performance and the implementation of new ideas. In our […]
  • Fri, 27 Sep 2019 10:18:00 GMT

    Is there a socio-economic gap in students’ academic match?

    The role of innovation in explaining economic performance has been a focus of economic research for decades, and many questions remain unanswered. One of the main challenges is how we measure innovation. Only by improving the information we have at the firm level can we say something about the links between productivity, firm performance and the implementation of new ideas. In our […]
  • Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:03:00 GMT

    Dirty Density: Air Quality and the Density of American Cities

    The role of innovation in explaining economic performance has been a focus of economic research for decades, and many questions remain unanswered. One of the main challenges is how we measure innovation. Only by improving the information we have at the firm level can we say something about the links between productivity, firm performance and the implementation of new ideas. In our […]