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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Matching Firms and Workers in a Field Experiment in Ethiopia
Girum Abebe, Stefano Caria, Marcel Fafchamps, Paolo Falco, Simon Franklin, Simon Quinn and Forhad Shilpi October 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0225:
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Tags: matching; labour; job-search; firms; recruitment; experiment
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The Productivity Slowdown and the Declining Labor Share: A Neoclassical Exploration
Gene M. Grossman, Elhanan Helpman, Ezra Oberfield and Thomas Sampson October 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1504:
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Tags: neoclassical growth; balanced growth; technological progress; capital-skill complementarity; labor share; capital share
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Risk-Based Selection in Unemployment Insurance: Evidence and Implications
Camille Landais, Arash Nekoei, Peter Nilsson, David Seim and Johannes Spinnewijn October 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1503:
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Tags: adverse selection; unemployment insurance; mandate; subsidy
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CEP Discussion Paper
Efficiency in Large markets with Firm Heterogeneity
Swati Dhingra and John Morrow
October 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1502:
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Tags: efficiency; productivity; limit theorem; market expansion; competition
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CEP Discussion Paper
The End of Free College in England: Implications for Quality, Enrolments and Equity
Richard Murphy, Judith Scott-Clayton and Gill Wyness October 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1501:
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Tags: higher education; financial aid; tuition fees; inequality
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Anonymity or Distance? Job Search and Labour Market Exclusion in a Growing African City
Girum Abebe, Stefano Caria, Marcel Fafchamps, Paolo Falco, Simon Franklin and Simon Quinn October 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0224:
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Decomposing the Impact of Immigration on House Prices
Rosa Sanchis-Guarner
September 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0223:
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Tags: immigration; housing; spain; instrumental variables
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CEP Discussion Paper
Healthy Business? Managerial Education and Management in Healthcare
Nicholas Bloom, Renata Lemos, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen September 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1500:
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Tags: management; hospitals; mortality; education
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CEP Special Report
Brexit and the Future of Globalization?
John Van Reenen
September 2017
Paper No' CEPSP35:
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Tags: brexit; globalization; populism
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CEP Discussion Paper
Brexit: The Economics of International Disintegration
Thomas Sampson
September 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1499:
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Tags: brexit; european union; trade agreements; quantitative trade models; globalization

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Summer 2017):

  • TOWARDS A NEW UK INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY
    Anna Valero and Richard Davies outline recommendations in the new LSE Growth Commission report
  • THE END OF FREE COLLEGE IN ENGLAND
    Gill Wyness and colleagues ask what we can learn from England's move towards steadily increasing tuition fees
  • THE VALUE OF GOOD MANAGEMENT
    John Van Reenen and colleagues analyse data from over 35,000 manufacturing plants in the United States
  • POLITICAL LEGACIES OF ITALIAN ENTERTAINMENT TV
    Andrea Tesei and colleagues explore the impact of Silvio Berlusconi's TV network on his later electoral success
  • ECONOMICS OF A GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP
    Joan Costa-i-Font and Sarah Flèche investigate the link between mothers' quality of sleep and their employment outcomes
  • CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
    Sandra McNally surveys the latest evidence on what careers advice is on offer for students and what works
  • HOME OWNERSHIP AND SOCIAL MOBILITY
    Jo Blanden and Stephen Machin find evidence of wealth inequality being increasingly transmitted between the generations
  • AIRPORTS AND ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE IN CHINA
    Stephen Gibbons and Wenjie Wu present evidence on the positive impact of airport infrastructure on productivity in China
  • ROAD TO RECOVERY? ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF NEW INFRASTRUCTURE
    Henry Overman and colleagues look at the impact of UK road investment on jobs
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