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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Cohesion Policy Incentives for Collaborative Industrial Research. The Evaluation of a Smart Specialisation Forerunner Programme
Riccardo Crescenzi, Mara Giua and Guido de Blasio February 2018
Paper No' SERCDP0231:
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Tags: cohesion policy; smart specialisation; policy evaluation; innovation; european union
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One or Many Cohesion Policies of the European Union? On the Diverging Impacts of Cohesion Policy across Member States
Riccardo Crescenzi and Mara Giua February 2018
Paper No' SERCDP0230:
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Tags: cohesion policy; european union; regions; growth; employment
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Effect of Minimum Wages on Low-Wage Jobs: Evidence from the United States Using a Bunching Estimator
Doruk Cengiz, Arindrajit Dube, Attila Lindner and Ben Zipperer February 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1531:
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Tags: minimum wage policy; bunching estimator; labor demand elasticity; wage distribution
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Interaction of Public and Private Employment: Evidence from a German Government Move
Giulia Faggio, Teresa Schlüter and Philipp vom Berge February 2018
Paper No' SERCDP0229:
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Tags: regional government policy; regional labor markets; job displacement; economic development
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Teacher Turnover: Does it Matter for Pupil Achievement?
Stephen Gibbons, Vincenzo Scrutinio and Shqiponja Telhaj
February 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1530:
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Tags: teachers; turnover; student attainment; schools
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Higher Education Funding Reforms: A Comprehensive Analysis of Educational and Labour Market Outcomes in England
Ghazala Azmat and Stefania Simion February 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1529:
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Tags: higher education; tuition fees; means-tested support; career choices; career outcomes
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CEP Discussion Paper
All in the Family? CEO Choice and Firm Organization
Renata Lemos and Daniela Scur
January 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1528:
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Tags: ceo; family firms; organisation; emerging economies
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CEP Discussion Paper
Autonomous Schools and Strategic Pupil Exclusion
Stephen Machin and Matteo Sandi
January 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1527:
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Tags: academies; discipline; exclusion
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Impact of Public Employment: Evidence from Bonn
Sascha O. Becker, Stephan Heblich and Daniel M. Sturm
January 2018
Paper No' SERCDP0228:
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Tags: economic geography; public employment; place-based policies; german division
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CEP Discussion Paper
Oil Discoveries and Education Spending in the Postbellum South
Stephan E. Maurer
January 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1526:
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Tags: oil; education; race; rosenwald; local public finances; resource booms; teachers

New research findings from the CEP

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Autumn 2017):

  • THE GROWING INEQUALITY BETWEEN FIRMS
    Giuseppe Berlingieri and colleagues analyse data on the dispersion of wages and productivity in OECD countries
  • HOW THE RISE OF THE SERVICE ECONOMY NARROWED THE GENDER GAP
    Structural transformation gives women a comparative advantage, according to Rachel Ngai and Barbara Petrongolo
  • INDUSTRY IN BRITAIN: AN ATLAS
    Sandra Bernick and colleagues map the geography of UK firms, employment, productivity and innovation
  • DARK WEB: THE ECONOMICS OF ONLINE DRUGS MARKETS Stephen Machin and colleagues explore online platforms for buying and selling drugs
  • WHERE TOP SCIENCE GETS DONE
    Christian Helmers and Henry Overman examine the impact of the Diamond Light Source synchrotron on scientific output
  • STAMP DUTY, MOBILITY AND THE UK HOUSING CRISIS
    Christian Hilber and Teemu Lyytikäinen explain the value of replacing stamp duty with better-designed local taxes
  • HAPPINESS AT WORK
    Jan-Emmanuel De Neve and George Ward summarise evidence on which elements of our working lives drive our wellbeing
  • BREXIT: THE IMPACT ON PRICES
    Josh De Lyon and colleagues look at UK price inflation before and after the referendum
  • THE LABOUR MARKET IMPACT OF REFUGEE WAVES
    Michael Clemens and Jennifer Hunt confirm that immigration has few harmful effects on the wages and employment of native workers
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