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CEP Discussion Paper
Incubators, Accelerators and Regional Economic Development
Margarida Madaleno, Max Nathan, Henry Overman and Sevrin Waights
September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1575:
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Tags: incubators; accelerators; entrepreneurship; clusters; cities; economic development
CEP Discussion Paper
Teacher Effectiveness and Classroom Composition
Esteban M. Aucejo, Patrick Coate, Jane Cooley Fruehwirth, Sean Kelly and Zachary Mozenter September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1574:
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Tags: teacher; practices; peer effects; effectiveness
CEP Discussion Paper
The Making of the Modern Metropolis: Evidence from London
Stephan Heblich, Stephen J. Redding and Daniel M. Sturm
September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1573:
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Tags: agglomeration; urbanization; transportation
CEP Discussion Paper
Misallocation in the Market for Inputs: Enforcement and the Organization of Production
Johannes Boehm and Ezra Oberfield
September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1572:
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Tags: production networks; intermediate inputs; misallocation; productivity; contract enforcement; value chains
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CEP Discussion Paper
How do Households Value the Future? Evidence from Property Taxes
Hans R. A. Koster and Edward W. Pinchbeck
September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1571:
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Tags: housing; property taxes; discount rate; capitalisation rate; undervaluation
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Economic Effects of Brexit - Evidence From the Stock Market
Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy, Thomas Sampson and Ahmed Usman September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1570:
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Tags: brexit; depreciation; event study; recession; stock market; tariffs
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CEP Industrial Strategy Paper
Do Apprenticeships Pay? Evidence for England
Chiara Cavaglia, Sandra McNally and Guglielmo Ventura
September 2018
Paper No' IS03:
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Tags: apprenticeship; vocational education
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CVER Research Paper
Labour Market Outcomes of Older Versus Younger Apprentices: A Comparison of Earnings Differentials
Steven McIntosh and Damon Morris September 2018
Paper No' CVERDP016:
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Tags: apprenticeships; earnings differentials.
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CEP Discussion Paper
Measuring Urban Economic Density
J. Vernon Henderson, Sebastian Kriticos and Dzhamilya Nigmatulina
September 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1569:
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Tags: cities; economic density; africa
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CEP Discussion Paper
History Dependence in the Housing Market
Philippe Bracke and Silvana Tenreyro
August 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1568:
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Tags: housing market; fluctuations; down-payment effects; reference dependence; anchoring; loss aversion

New research findings from the CEP

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Summer 2018):
  • The price of Brexit
    The UK hasnít left the European Union yet, but as Thomas Sampson shows, we can already detect how Brexit is affecting the economy
  • Care homes: effects of the National Living Wage
    Giulia Giupponi and Stephen Machin investigate the impact of higher minimum wages on a sector that employs large numbers of low-paid workers
  • Threats to scientific progress, past and present
    Alessandro Iaria, Carlo Schwarz and Fabian Waldinger look back at history to reveal the potential damage of placing restrictions on Chinese scientists in America
  • Metal crime: the impact of prices,policing and policy
    Tom Kirchmaier and colleagues trace the causes of the recent boom and bust in UK metal crime
  • Economic consequences of family policies
    Claudia Olivetti and Barbara Petrongolo summarise the labour market effects of parental leave, childcare support and flexible work arrangements in OECD countries
  • Costs of just failing high-stakes exams
    Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela and colleagues explore the consequences of just missing a grade C in the English language GCSE exam
  • Higher education funding reforms in England
    Ghazala Azmat and Stefania Simion assess the educational and labour market consequences of tuition fees and student loans
  • In brief...The bedroom tax
    Steve Gibbons and colleagues examine the impact of the cut in housing benefits for social tenants deemed to have a 'spare' bedroom
  • In brief...Multinationals and the customs union
    Paola Conconi explains why a customs union is key for multinationals to stay in the UK after Brexit
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