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CEP Discussion Paper
Reallocation and Secularization: The Economic Consequences of the Protestant Reformation Davide Cantoni, Jeremiah Dittmar and Noam Yuchtman May 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1483:
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JEL Classification: N13; N33; J24; E02


Tags: protestant reformation; secularization; sectoral allocation; human capital

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe Anna Valero and John Van Reenen
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1444:
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JEL Classification: I23; I25; J24; O10; O31


Tags: universities; growth; human capital; innovation

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CEP Discussion Paper
State Capacity and Public Goods: Institutional change, Human Capital and Growth in Early Modern Germany Jeremiah Dittmar and Ralph R. Meisenzahl March 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1418:
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JEL Classification: I25; N13; O11; O43


Tags: state capacity; institutions; growth; education; human capital; persistence

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CEP Discussion Paper
Relational Knowledge Transfers Luis Garicano and Luis Rayo
March 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1412:
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JEL Classification: IO; LE


Tags: general human capital; international joint ventures; relational contracts

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Access All Areas? The Impact of Fees and Background on Student Demand for Postgraduate Higher Education in the UK Philip Wales February 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0128:
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JEL Classification: C25; I2; J24; D12


Tags: education; human capital; skills; consumer economics: empirical analysis

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Human Capital, Matching and Job Satisfaction Tim Barmby, Alex Bryson and Barbara Eberth
June 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1151:
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JEL Classification: J24; J28


Tags: job satisfaction; job match quality; human capital; job tenure

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CEP Discussion Paper
The CEO Labour Market in China's Public Listed Companies Alex Bryson, John Forth and Minghai Zhou
June 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1148:
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JEL Classification: G34; J31; J33; M12; M52; O16; P31


Tags: executive compensation; ceo's; corporate governance; tournaments; firm-specific human capital; china


This paper has been published as:
The Economic Journal, Volume 124, Issue 574, February 2014
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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Ambition, Human Capital Acquisition and the Metropolitan Escalator Ian Gordon
April 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0107:
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JEL Classification: J24; J61; J62; R23


Tags: escalator region; migration; urban labour market; london; social mobility; human capital

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CEP Discussion Paper
A Note on Schooling in Development Accounting Francesco Caselli and Antonio Ciccone
December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1102:
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JEL Classification: I28; J24


Tags: schooling; production; efficiency; human capital; development accounting; growth accounting

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Role of Educational Quality and Quantity in the Process of Economic Development Amparo Castelló-Climent and Ana Hidalgo-Cabrillana November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1087:
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JEL Classification: I21; O11; O15; O4


Tags: quality of education; human capital composition; economic growth

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Geography or Economics? A Micro-Level Analysis of the Determinants of Degree Choice in the Context of Regional Economic Disparities in the UK Philip Wales September 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0056:
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JEL Classification: C25; I2; J24; R23


Tags: education; human capital; skills; regional labour markets

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
The Kuznets Curve of Education: A Global Perspective on Education Inequalities Christian Morrisson and Fabrice Murtin
June 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0116:
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JEL Classification: D31; E27; F02; N00; O40


Tags: inequality; human capital; economic history; kuznets curve.

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CEP Discussion Paper
Intra-Firm Trade and Product Contractibility (Long Version) Andrew B. Bernard, J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0978:
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JEL Classification: F10; F23; L14; L23


Tags: related party trade; imports; contract theory; contractibility; intermedication; human capital; physical capital

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Local Human Capital and Its Impact on Local Employment Chances in Britain Ioannis Kaplanis
January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0040:
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JEL Classification: J21; J24; R23


Tags: local labour markets; employment; consumer demand; human capital externalities

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Wage Effects from Changes in Local Human Capital in Britain Ioannis Kaplanis
January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0039:
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JEL Classification: J21; J24; J31; R23


Tags: local labour markets; wages; consumer demand; human capital externalities

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CEP Discussion Paper
Networks in the Premodern Economy: the Market for London Apprenticeships, 1600-1749 Tim Leunig, Chris Minns and Patrick Wallis November 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0956:
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JEL Classification: N3; J2; J6


Tags: apprenticeship; human capital formation; training; migration; networks; uk; early modern

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Century of Education Christian Morrisson and Fabrice Murtin
June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0934:
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JEL Classification: D31; E27; F02; N00; O40


Tags: inequality; human capital; economic history; copula function

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CEP Discussion Paper
Private Sector Employment Growth, 1998-2004: A Panel Analysis of British Workplaces Alex Bryson and Satu Nurmi
April 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0861:
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JEL Classification: J21; J23


Tags: employment growth; workplace survival; workplace age; workplace size; human capital; sunk costs

CEE/Education and Skills Programme Discussion Paper
Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms Josef Fersterer and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
February 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0088:
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JEL Classification: J24; J31


Tags: human capital; returns to schooling; firm-based training; ability bias


This paper has been published as:
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 110(4), pp.733-753, 2008
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Long-Term Consequences of Regional Specialization Guy Michaels
December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0766:
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JEL Classification: J24; O18; O33; Q33; R11


Tags: specialization; growth; human capital; petroleum

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CEP Discussion Paper
American Economic Development Since the Civil War or the Virtue of Education Fabrice Murtin
December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0765:
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JEL Classification: D31; E27; F02; N00; O40.


Tags: unified growth theory; human capital; technological progress; inequality and growth

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CEP Discussion Paper
Labor Market Institutions, Wages and Investment Jörn-Steffen Pischke
September 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0652:
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JEL Classification: E22; E24; J23; J24; J31


Tags: frictional labor markets; human capital; changes in wage inequality


This paper has been published as:
CESifo Economic Studies 51, 1/2005, pp.47-75
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CEP Discussion Paper
Is There an Impact of Household Computer Ownership on Children's Educational Attainment in Britain? John Schmitt and Jonathan Wadsworth March 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0625:
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JEL Classification: I2; J2; J13; J24


Tags: human capital; economic impact; personal computers

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CEP Discussion Paper
Communication Externalities in Cities Sylvie Charlot and Gilles Duranton
November 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0592:
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JEL Classification: J31; R19; R29


Tags: human capital; cities; communication externalities

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CEP Discussion Paper
Distance, Skill Deepening and Development: Will Peripheral Countries Ever Get Rich? Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott
June 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0572:
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JEL Classification: F12;F14;O10


Tags: economic geography; human capital; international inequality; international trade

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CEP Discussion Paper
Minimum Wages and On-the-Job Training Daron Acemoglu and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
April 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0527:
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JEL Classification: J24;J31;J41


Tags: imperfect labor markets; low wage workers; general human capital; firm sponsored training


This paper has been published as:
Research in Labor Economics 22, 2003, pp.159-202
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The Promise of Workplace Training for Non-College Bound Youth: Theory and Evidence from German Apprenticeship Damon Clark and René Fahr March 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0518:
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JEL Classification: C29;J24;J31;J62


Tags: german apprenticeship training; human capital; occupational mobility; wages.

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Mapping the Two Faces of R&D: Productivity Growth in a Panel of OECD Industries Rachel Griffith, Stephen Redding and John Van Reenen May 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0458:
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Tags: r and d; human capital; total factor productivity; convergence