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CEP Discussion Paper
Innovative Events
Max Nathan and Anna Rosso
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1607:
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Tags: innovation; productivity; ict; data science
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CEP Discussion Paper
Missing Trade in Tasks: Employer Outsourcing in the Gig Economy
Christopher T. Stanton and Catherine Thomas
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1606:
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Tags: gig economy; outsourcing; hiring
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CEP Discussion Paper
Employee Wellbeing, Productivity and Firm Performance
Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, Christian Krekel and George Ward
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1605:
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Tags: employee satisfaction; engagement; employee productivity; firm performance; wellbeing; meta-analysis
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CEP Discussion Paper
Valuing the Environmental Benefits of Canals Using House Prices
Stephen Gibbons, Cong Peng and Cheng Keat Tang
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1604:
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Tags: canals; waterways; house prices; environment; valuation
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of the 2018 Trade War on U.S. Prices and Welfare
Mary Amiti, Stephen J. Redding and David Weinstein
March 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1603:
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Tags: international trade; tariffs; trade war
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CentrePiece Article
Sustainable growth in the UK
Ralf Martin, James Rydge and Anna Valero
March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP550:
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Tags: growth; climate change; sustainability
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CentrePiece Article
Measuring the economic costs of discrimination: insights from Nazi Germany
Kilian Huber, Volker Lindenthal and Fabian Waldinger March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP549:
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Tags: nazis; firms; germany
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CentrePiece Article
The making of the modern metropolis: evidence from London
Stephan Heblich, Stephen J. Redding and Daniel M. Sturm
March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP548:
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Tags: railways; cities; london
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CentrePiece Article
Trade and growth in the Iron Age
Jan David Bakker, Stephan Maurer, Jörn-Steffen Pischke and Ferdinand Rauch
March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP547:
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Tags: growth; trade
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CentrePiece Article
In brief… What the Berlin Wall can teach us about urban development
Gabriel M. Ahfeldt, Stephen J. Redding, Daniel M. Sturm and Nikolaus Wolf March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP546:
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Tags: reunification; berlin

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Spring 2019):

  • Europe's transformation after Gutenberg: the impact of new media and competition
    Jeremiah Dittmar explores the effects of the printing press and the new forms of competition that accompanied its introduction

  • When innovation policy trumped protectionism: the Reagan years
    Giammario Impullitti and colleagues show that it was the Reagan administration's innovation policy - not a retreat from globalisation - that promoted US growth

  • In brief… What the Berlin Wall can teach us about urban development
    Award-winning CEP research considers what can be learned from the division and reunification of Berlin

  • Trade and growth in the Iron Age
    Stephan Maurer and colleagues investigate the growth effects of one of the first trade expansions in history: the crossing of the Mediterranean by the Phoenicians

  • The making of the modern metropolis: evidence from London
    Stephen Redding and colleagues examine how the introduction of steam railways shaped the emerging metropolitan area of London

  • Measuring the economic costs of discrimination: insights from Nazi Germany
    Kilian Huber and colleagues analyse the effects of the Nazis' purge of Jewish managers from German firms

  • Sustainable growth in the UK
    Anna Valero and colleagues urge the UK government to put action on climate change and sustainability at the heart of its growth strategy
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