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CEP Discussion Paper
The Contribution of Foreign Migration to Local Labor Market Adjustment
Michael Amior
November 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1582:
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Tags: migration; geographical mobility; local labor markets; employment
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Second home investments
Christian Hilber
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP543:
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Tags: housing; local residents; second homes
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Aid: itís not just about the money
Peter Boone
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP542:
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Tags: education; health; africa; india; effective interventions
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Social mobility and its enemies
Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP541:
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Tags: social mobility; inequality
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Developing an effective local industrial strategy
Naomi Clayton and Henry Overman
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP540:
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Tags: local; industrial strategy
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Universities and industrial strategy in the UK
Ghazala Azmat, Richard Murphy, Anna Valero and Gill Wyness
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP539:
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Tags: higher education; universities; industrial strategy; growth; innovation
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Improving literacy through teaching assistants
Sandra McNally and Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP538:
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Tags: literacy; ict; teaching assistants
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Apprenticeships in England: what do we know?
Sandra McNally
November 2018
Paper No' CEPCP537:
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Tags: apprenticeships; labour market
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Preferential Trade Agreements and Global Sourcing
Grant Bickwit, Emanuel Ornelas and John L. Turner
October 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1581:
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Tags: regionalism; hold-up problem; sourcing; trade diversion; matching; incomplete contracts
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Labor Specialization as a Source of Market Frictions
Maria Molina-Domene
October 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1580:
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Tags: labor specialization; market frictions; division of labor; human capital

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Autumn 2018):

  • Apprenticeships in England: what do we know?
    Sandra McNally summarises recent research findings on the quantity and quality of apprenticeships

  • Improving literacy through teaching assistants
    Sandra McNally and Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela assess the impact of a carefully designed programme of small group tuition for five-year-olds

  • Universities and industrial strategy in the UK
    Anna Valero reviews the evidence on the impact of universities on human capital, innovation and local economies

  • Developing an effective local industrial strategy
    Henry Overman and Naomi Clayton draw up a set of principles for local policy-makers seeking to boost productivity

  • Social mobility and its enemies
    A new book by Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin reports that whom you are born to and where you are born matter more than ever for where you are going to

  • Aid: it's not just about the money
    Peter Boone shows that while financing is an issue in foreign aid projects, it is by no means the most important one for saving lives or educating young children

  • Second home investments
    Christian Hilber explains why banning new second home investments in desirable locations may end up hurting rather than helping local residents
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