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CEP Discussion Paper
Geography, Ties and Knowledge Flows: Evidence from Citations in Mathematics
Keith Head, Yao Amber Li and Asier Minondo
June 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1554:
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Tags: knowledge diffusion; distance; borders; networks; academic genealogy
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Managing Trade: Evidence from China and the US
Nicholas Bloom, Kalina Manova, Stephen Teng Sun, John Van Reenen and Zhihong Yu
June 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1553:
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Tags: management; exports; product quality; productivity
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The Generation Gap in Direct Democracy
Gabriel M. Ahfeldt, Wolfgang Maennig and Steffen Q. Mueller
June 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1552:
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Tags: age; cohort; direct democracy; generation gap; status quo; referendum; reform; utility
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Brands in Motion: How Frictions Shape Multinational Production
Keith Head and Thierry Mayer
June 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1551:
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Tags: trade agreements; brexit; tariffs; non-tariff barriers
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Currency Unions, Trade and Heterogeneity
Natalie Chen and Dennis Novy
June 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1550:
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Tags: currency unions; euro; gravity; heterogeneity; trade costs; trade elasticity; translog
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The Role of Demand in Land Re-Development
Felipe Carozzi
May 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1549:
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Tags: re-development; supply elasticity; brownfields
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Have R&D Spillovers Changed?
Nick Bloom, Brian Lucking and John Van Reenen
May 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1548:
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Tags: innovation; rd; patents; productivity and spillovers
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CEP Discussion Paper
Come Together: Firm Boundaries and Delegation
Laura Alfaro, Nick Bloom, Paola Conconi, Harald Fadinger, Patrick Legros, Andrew F. Newman, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen May 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1547:
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Tags: vertical integration; delegation; real options; supply assurance
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CEP Discussion Paper
Medical Marijuana Laws and Mental Health in the United States
Jörg Kalbfuß, Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
May 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1546:
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Tags: medical marijuana laws; cannabis regulation; mental health; chronic pain; prescription drug monitoring
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CEP Discussion Paper
Specialization Matters in the Firm Size-Wage Gap
Maria Molina-Domene
May 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1545:
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Tags: firm size-wage gap; specialization; division of labor

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Spring 2018):

  • PAYOFFS TO APPRENTICESHIPS
    Sandra McNally and colleagues ask whether UK apprenticeships deliver higher earnings for young people
  • POOR PRODUCTIVITY: AN ITALIAN PERSPECTIVE
    Fadi Hassan and Gianmarco Ottaviano investigate inefficiency and misallocation in Italy, the 'sleeping beauty of Europe'
  • LOST EINSTEINS: WHO BECOMES AN INVENTOR IN AMERICA?
    John Van Reenen and colleagues analyse data on the lives of more than one million inventors
  • HOW 'LOCAL' ARE LOCAL LABOUR MARKETS?
    Alan Manning and Barbara Petrongolo draw on evidence from job openings in London ahead of the 2012 Olympics
  • NURSERY ATTENDANCE AND CHILDREN'S OUTCOMES
    Jo Blanden and co-authors reveal that free entitlement to part-time early education has failed to live up to expectations
  • EMPTY HOMES, LONGER COMMUTES
    Paul Cheshire and colleagues expose the unintended consequences of local restrictions on building houses
  • ECONOMICS OF INTERNATIONAL DISINTEGRATION
    Thomas Sampson explains why Brexit will not mitigate the discontent of voters who blamed the EU for their problems
  • WEAK MANAGEMENT IN FAMILY FIRMS
    Daniela Scur and Renata Lemos provide evidence on the poor performance of second-generation bosses
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