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International Expansion and Riskiness of Banks
Irene Sanchez Arjona, Ester Faia and Gianmarco Ottaviano
April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1481:
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Tags: banks' risk; systemic risk; global expansion; competition; diversification; regulation
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Who Voted for Brexit? A Comprehensive District-Level Analysis
Sascha O. Becker, Thiemo Fetzer and Dennis Novy
April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1480:
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Tags: political economy; voting; referendum; migration; austerity
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Turbulence, Firm Decentralization and Growth in Bad Times
Philippe Aghion, Nicholas Bloom, Brian Lucking, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1479:
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Tags: decentralization; growth; turbulence; great recession
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The Costs and Benefits of Leaving the EU: Trade Effects
Swati Dhingra, Hanwei Huang, Gianmarco I. P. Ottaviano, Joao Paulo Pessoa, Thomas Sampson and John Van Reenen April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1478:
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Tags: trade; brexit; general equilibrium
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What’s in a Name? Expectations, Heuristics and Choice During a Period of Radical School Reform
Marco Bertoni, Stephen Gibbons and Olmo Silva April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1477:
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Tags: school reform; choice and autonomy; parental preferences; heuristic-based decision making
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Concentrating on the Fall of the Labor Share
David Autor, David Dorn, Lawrence F. Katz, Christina Patterson and John Van Reenen
April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1476:
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Tags: labour share; concentration; superstar firms
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The Political Legacy of Entertainment TV
Ruben Durante, Paolo Pinotti and Andrea Tesei
April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1475:
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Tags: entertainment tv; voting; cognitive abilities; civic engagement
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Happiness at Work
Jan-Emmanuel De Neve and George Ward
March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1474:
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Tags: subjective wellbeing; employment; job type; job characteristics
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Is Distance Dead? Face-to-Face Communication and Productivity in Teams
Diego Battiston, Jordi Blanes i Vidal and Tom Kirchmaier March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1473:
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Tags: teamwork; face-to-face communication; distance; organisations
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Teacher Quality, Test Scores and Non-Cognitive Skills: Evidence from Primary School Teachers in the UK
Sarah Flèche
March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1472:
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Tags: teacher quality; test scores; non-cognitive skills; long-run impacts; teaching practices; alspac

New research findings from the CEP

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Spring 2017):

  • LARRIKIN YOUTH: CAN EDUCATION CUT CRIME?
    Stephen Machin and colleagues examine what happened to youth crime when Australia raised the minimum school leaving age
  • LIBERATION TECHNOLOGY: MOBILE PHONES AND POLITICAL MOBILISATION IN AFRICA
    Marco Manacorda and Andrea Tesei investigate the role of digital technologies as catalysts for political action
  • IS TECHNOLOGY TO BLAME FOR JOBLESS RECOVERIES?
    Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels compare patterns of employment growth as economies emerge from recession
  • ORIGINS OF HAPPINESS
    Richard Layard and colleagues discuss policies to reduce misery and promote wellbeing
  • SUPERSTAR HOUSES AND THE AMERICAN MORTGAGE FRENZY
    Clement Bellet shows how visible wealth inequality fuelled the US mortgage boom that preceded the financial crisis
  • WHAT CAN BE DONE TO HELP LOW-ACHIEVING TEENAGERS?
    Eric Maurin and colleagues look at low-cost interventions in deprived
  • DOES TEACHER TURNOVER AFFECT YOUNG PEOPLE'S ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT?
    Shqiponja Telhaj and colleagues analyse data from all state secondary schools in England
  • THE ROLES OF NATURE AND HISTORY IN WORLD DEVELOPMENT
    Vernon Henderson and colleagues explore fundamental determinants of the location of economic activity
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