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Papers Published by Globalisation

This page lists all Papers published under the Globalisation programme.

Papers listed most recent first. Authors listed in alphabetical order, unless otherwise specified.

CEP Discussion Paper
From Selling Goods to Selling Services: Firm Responses to Trade Liberalization
Holger  Breinlich,  Anson  Soderbery,  Greg C.  Wright,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1303: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
European Integration and the Gains from Trade
Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1301: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
What is 'Firm Heterogeneity' in Trade Models? The Role of Quality, Scope, Markups and Cost
Colin  Hottman,  Stephen J.  Redding,  David E.  Weinstein,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1294: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Immigration, Diversity and the Labour Market Outcomes of Native Workers: Some Recent Developments
Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1292: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Benford's Law, Families of Distributions and a Test Basis
John  Morrow,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1291: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Dynamic Selection: An Idea Flows Theory of Entry, Trade and Growth
Thomas  Sampson,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1288: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Gone for Good? Subsidies with Export Share Requirements in China: 2002-2013
Fabrice  Defever,  Alejandro  Riaño,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1287: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Reconciling Observed Tariffs and the Median Voter Model
Swati  Dhingra,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1285: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Transportation Costs and the Spatial Organization of Economic Activity
Stephen J.  Redding,  Matthew A.  Turner,  June 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1277: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
External Integration, Structural Transformation and Economic Development: Evidence From Argentina
Pablo  Fajgelbaum,  Stephen J.  Redding,  June 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1273: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Brexit or Fixit? The Trade and Welfare Effects of Leaving the European Union
G.I.P.  Ottaviano,  Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  Thomas  Sampson,  John  Van Reenen,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPPA016: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

More details on the research discussed here are in the technical paper 'The Costs and Benefits of Leaving the EU', Gianmarco Ottaviano, Joao Paulo Pessoa, Thomas Sampson and John Van Reenen, CEP mimeo, May 2014.
CEP Discussion Paper
Winners and Losers from a Commodities-for-Manufactures Trade Boom
Francisco  Costa,  Jason  Garred,  Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1269: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Uncertainty
Dennis  Novy,  Alan M.  Taylor,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1266: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
Internationalization and Innovation of Firms: Evidence and Policy
Carlo  Altomonte,  Tommaso  Aquilante,  Gábor  Békés,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  April 2014
Paper No' CEPSP032: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Political Economy of Inclusive Rural Growth
Michael  Carter,  John  Morrow,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1259: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Missing Gains from Trade?
Marc J.  Melitz,  Stephen J.  Redding,  January 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1254: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Integration, Market Size and Industrialization: Evidence from China's National Trunk Highway System
Benjamin  Faber,  October 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1244: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Buyer Margins of Firms' Exports
Jerónimo  Carballo,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Christian  Volpe Martincus,  July 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1234: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Regional Growth and Regional Decline
Holger  Breinlich,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Jonathan R. W.  Temple,  July 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1232: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: China's trading success: the role of pure exporter subsidies
Fabrice  Defever,  Alejandro  Riaño,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP396: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer2013 pages: 24-25

This article summarises 'China's pure exporter subsidies' by Fabrice Defever and Alejandro Riano, CEP Discussion Paper No.1182, December 2012.
CEP Discussion Paper
The Financial Resource Curse
Gianluca  Benigno,  Luca  Fornaro,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1217: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Monopolistic Competition and Optimum Product Selection: Why and How Heterogeneity Matters
Antonella  Nocco,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Matteo  Salto,  April 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1206: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Firm Heterogeneity and Aggregate Welfare
Marc J.  Melitz,  Stephen J.  Redding,  April 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1200: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Task Specialization in U.S. Cities from 1880-2000
Guy  Michaels,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  Stephen J.  Redding,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1186: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Free Trade Aggreements and the Consolidation of Democracy
Xuepeng  Liu,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  January 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1184: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Heterogeneous Firms and Trade
Marc J.  Melitz,  Stephen J.  Redding,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1183: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Chapter 1 - Heterogeneous Firms and Trade, Marc J. Melitz and Stephen J. Redding, in Elhanan Helpman, Kenneth Rogoff and Gita Gopinath (eds), Handbook of International Economics, Volume 4, 2015, pp.1-54.
CEP Discussion Paper
China's Pure Exporter Subsidies
Fabrice  Defever,  Alejandro  Riaño,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1182: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Productivity As If Space Mattered: An Application to Factor Markets Across China
Wenya  Cheng,  John  Morrow,  Kitjawat  Tacharoen,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1181: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Sexism at work
Björn  Erikssoon,  Tobias  Karlsson,  Tim  Leunig,  Maria  Stanfors,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPCP385: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (3) Winter2012 pages: 20-21

This article summarises ‘Gender, Productivity and the Nature of Work and Pay: Evidence from the Late Nineteenth-century Tobacco Industry’ by Tim Leunig, Maria Stanfors, Bjorn Eriksson and Tobias Karlsson, CEP Discussion Paper No.1053, June 2011.
CEP Discussion Paper
Selection Effects with Heterogeneous Firms
Monika  Mrázová,  J. Peter  Neary,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1174: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Optimal Policy for Macro-Financial Stability
Gianluca  Benigno,  Huigang  Chen,  Chris  Otrok,  Alessandro  Rebucci,  Eric  Young,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1172: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Exporters, Importers and Credit Constraints
Mirabelle  Muûls,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1169: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Brain Drain or Brain Gain? Technology Diffusion and Learning On-the-job
Thomas  Sampson,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1168: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
On the Measurement of Trade Costs: Direct vs. Indirect Approaches to Quantifying Standards and Technical Regulations
Natalie  Chen,  Dennis  Novy,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1164: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Is the International Border Effect Larger than the Domestic Border Effect? Evidence from U.S. Trade
Cletus C.  Coughlin,  Dennis  Novy,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1162: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Reserve Accumulation, Growth and Financial Crises
Gianluca  Benigno,  Luca  Fornaro,  August 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1161: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Capital Controls or Exchange Rate Policy? A Pecuniary Externality Perspective
Gianluca  Benigno,  Huigang  Chen,  Christopher  Otrok,  Alessandro  Rebucci,  Eric R.  Young,  August 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1160: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Economics of Density: Evidence from the Berlin Wall
Gabriel M.  Ahlfeldt,  Stephen J.  Redding,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  Nikolaus  Wolf,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1154: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Selection into Trade and Wage Inequality
Thomas  Sampson,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1152: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Immigration, Offshoring and American Jobs
Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Giovanni  Peri,  Greg C.  Wright,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1147: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Rethinking the Effect of Immigration on Wages, Gianmarco I. P. Ottaviano and Giovanni Peri, Journal of the European Economic Association, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp.152-197, February 2012
CEP Discussion Paper
Market Size, Competition, and the Product Mix of Exporters
Thierry  Mayer,  Marc J.  Melitz,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1146: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Goods Trade, Factor Mobility and Welfare
Stephen J.  Redding,  April 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1140: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Inequality: From Theory to Estimation
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Marc-Andreas  Muendler,  Stephen  Redding,  April 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1138: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Intermediaries in International Trade: Direct Versus Indirect Modes of Export
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Marco  Grazzi,  Chiara  Tomasi,  March 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1137: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Global Value Chains During the Great Trade Collapse: A Bullwhip Effect?
Carlo  Altomonte,  Filippo  Di Mauro,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Armando  Rungi,  Vincent  Vicard,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1131: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Integration on Productivity and Welfare Distortions Under Monopolistic Competition
Swati  Dhingra,  John  Morrow,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1130: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Agglomeration, Trade and Selection
Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1129: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Sequential exporting: how firms break into foreign markets
Facundo  Albornoz,  Hector  Calvo-Pardo,  Gregory  Corcos,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP364: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter2012 pages: 26-28
CEP Discussion Paper
The Determinants of Intrafirm Trade: Evidence from French Firms
Gregory  Corcos,  Delphine M.  Irac,  Giordano  Mion,  Thierry  Verdier,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1119: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Institutions and Export Dynamics
Luis  Araujo,  Giordano  Mion,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1118: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Institutions and Export Dynamics
Luis  Araujo,  Giordano  Mion,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1118: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Preferential Trade Agreements and the Labor Market
Emanuel  Ornelas,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1117: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Gravity Redux: Measuring International Trade Costs with Panel Data
Dennis  Novy,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1114: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spatial Frictions
Kristian  Behrens,  Giordano  Mion,  Yasusada  Murata,  Jens  Südekum,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1108: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Service Trade and Occupational Tasks: An Empirical Investigation
Andrea  Ariu,  Giordano  Mion,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1107: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Assignment Reversals: Trade, Skill Allocation and Wage Inequality
Thomas  Sampson,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1105: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trading Away Wide Brands for Cheap Brands
Swati  Dhingra,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1103: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spatial Exporters
Fabrice  Defever,  Benedikt  Heid,  Mario  Larch,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1100: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Heterogeneous Firm-Level Responses to Trade Liberalisation: A Test Using Stock Price Reactions
Holger  Breinlich,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1085: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Empirics of Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Stephen J.  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1084: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief...Cotton and Cars: the Huge Gains from Process Innovation
Tim  Leunig,  Joachim  Voth,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP347: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 6-7
CEP Discussion Paper
A Many-Country Model of Industrialization
Holger  Breinlich,  Alejandro  Cuñat,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1082: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Managerial Incentives and Compensation in a Global Market
Yanhui  Wu,  August 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1066: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Incomplete Contracts and the Impact of Globalization on Consumer Welfare
Fabrice  Defever,  July 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1057: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Success and Failure of African Exporters
Olivier  Cadot,  Leonardo  Iacovone,  Denisse  Pierola,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  June 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1054: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spinning Welfare: the Gains from Process Innovation in Cotton and Car Production
Tim  Leunig,  Joachim  Voth,  May 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1050: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Portfolio Allocation and International Risk Sharing
Gianluca  Benigno,  Hande  Küçük-Tuger,  April 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1048: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Managers' Mobility, Trade Status and Wages
Giordano  Mion,  Luca David  Opromolla,  February 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1044: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Import Competition from and Outsourcing to China: A Curse or Blessing for Firms?
Giordano  Mion,  Linke  Zhu,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1038: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Second-Order Approximation of Dynamic Models with Time-Varying Risk
Gianluca  Benigno,  Pierpaolo  Benigno,  Salvatore  Nisticò,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1033: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Financial Crises and Macro-Prudential Policies
Gianluca  Benigno,  Huigang  Chen,  Christopher  Otrok,  Alessandro  Rebucci,  Eric R.  Young,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1032: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
International Trade Without CES: Estimating Translog Gravity
Dennis  Novy,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1031: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Spatial Organization of Multinational Firms
Fabrice  Defever,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1029: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Labor Market Outcomes
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Stephen  Redding,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1028: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Bank Bailouts, International Linkages and Cooperation
Friederike  Niepmann,  Tim  Schmidt-Eisenlohr,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1023: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Monetary Policy Rules and Foreign Currency Positions
Bianca  De Paoli,  Hande  Küçük-Tuger,  Jens  Søndergaard,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1022: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Is the WTO Article XXIV Bad?
Monika  Mrázová,  David  Vines,  Ben  Zissimos,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1021: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Revisiting Overborrowing and Its Policy Implications
Gianluca  Benigno,  Huigang  Chen,  Chris  Otrok,  Alessandro  Rebucci,  Eric  Young,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1020: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Adjusting to Capital Account Liberalization
Kosuke  Aoki,  Gianluca  Benigno,  Nobuhiro  Kiyotaki,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1014: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Political Competition, Policy and Growth: Theory and Evidence from the United States
Timothy  Besley,  Torsten  Persson,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1009: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade as an Engine of Creative Destruction: Mexican Experience with Chinese Competition
Leonardo  Iacovone,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  L. Alan  Winters,  September 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0999: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Crisis? What Trade Crisis?
Kristian  Behrens,  Gregory  Corcos,  Giordano  Mion,  August 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0995: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Theories of Heterogeneous Firms and Trade
Stephen  Redding,  August 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0994: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Determinants of Vertical Integration in Export Processing: Theory and Evidence from China
Ana  Fernandes,  Heiwai  Tang,  May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0980: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Intra-Firm Trade and Product Contractibility (Long Version)
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0978: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Liberalization and Heterogeneous Firm Models: An Evaluation Using the Canada - US Free Trade Agreement
Holger  Breinlich,  Alejandro  Cuñat,  May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0975: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Sequential Exporting
Facundo  Albornoz,  Hector  Calvo-Pardo,  Gregory  Corcos,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  March 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0974: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The 'Emulator Effect' of the Uruguay Round on US Regionalism.
Marco  Fugazza,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  March 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0973: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Wholesalers and Retailers in U.S. Trade (Long Version)
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  February 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0968: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
On the Origins of Land Use Regulations: Theory and Evidence from US Metro Areas
Christian A. L.  Hilber,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  December 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0964: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Wage Bargaining and the Boundaries of the Multinational Firm
Maria  Bas,  Juan  Carluccio,  December 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0963: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Regional Trade Agreements
Caroline  Freund,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  December 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0961: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade, Wages and Productivity
Kristian  Behrens,  Giordano  Mion,  Yasusada  Murata,  Jens  Südekum,  July 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0942: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Inequality and Unemployment in a Global Economy
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Stephen  Redding,  July 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0940: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trading Partners and Trading Volumes: Implementing the Helpman-Melitz-Rubinstein Model Empirically
J. M. C.  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0935: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Further Simulation Evidence on the Performance of the Poisson Pseudo-Maximum Likelihood Estimator
J. M. C.  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0933: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
On the Existence of the Maximum Likelihood Estimates for Poisson Regression
J. M. C.  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0932: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The ASEAN Free Trade Agreement: Impact on Trade Flows and External Trade Barriers
Hector  Calvo-Pardo,  Caroline  Freund,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0930: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Empirics of New Economic Geography
Stephen  Redding,  April 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0925: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Monetary Policy Under Alterative Asset Market Structures: the Case of a Small Open Economy
Bianca  De Paoli,  April 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0923: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
International Trade Integration: A Disaggregated Approach
Natalie  Chen,  Dennis  Novy,  January 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0908: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Margins of US Trade
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  January 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0906: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
On the International Dimension of Fiscal Policy
Gianluca  Benigno,  Bianca  De Paoli,  January 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0905: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Geography: A Review of the Theoretical and Empirical Literature
Stephen  Redding,  January 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0904: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade, Technology Adoption and Wage Inequalities: Theory and Evidence
Maria  Bas,  December 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0902: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Service Traders in the UK
Holger  Breinlich,  Chiara  Criscuolo,  December 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0901: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Protection and International Sourcing
Emanuel  Ornelas,  John L.  Turner,  December 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0900: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does Family Control Affect Trade Performance? Evidence for Italian Firms
Giorgio  Barba Navaretti,  Riccardo  Faini,  Alessandra  Tucci,  November 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0896: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Why Capital does not Migrate to the South: A New Economic Geography Perspective
Jang Ping  Thia,  November 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0895: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Survival of the Fittest in Cities: Agglomeration, Selection, and Polarisation
Kristian  Behrens,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0894: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Urbanisation and Structural Transformation
Guy  Michaels,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  Stephen  Redding,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0892: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Trade on Aggregate Productivity and Welfare with Heterogeneous Firms and Business Cycle Uncertainty
Jang Ping  Thia,  July 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0883: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Relative Factor Endowments and International Portfolio Choice
Alejandro  Cuñat,  Christian  Fons-Rosen,  July 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0879: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A 'New Trade' Theory of GATT/WTO Negotiations
Ralph  Ossa,  June 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0877: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Evolution of Locations, Specialisation and Factor Returns with Two Distinct Waves of Globalisation
Jang Ping  Thia,  June 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0875: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Was Germany Ever United? Evidence from Intra- and International Trade 1885-1933
Nikolaus  Wolf,  May 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0870: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does Regionalism Affect Trade Liberalization Towards Non-Members?
Antoni  Estevadeordal,  Caroline  Freund,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  May 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0868: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Multinational Firms, Monopolistic Competition and Foreign Investment Uncertainty
Arunish  Chawla,  April 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0866: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Tax Cuts in Open Economies
Alejandro  Cuñat,  Szabolcs  Deak,  Marco  Maffezzoli,  March 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0860: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
International Trade, Minimum Quality Standards and the Prisoners' Dilemma
Dimitra  Petropoulou,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0858: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Competing for Contacts: Network Competition, Trade Intermediation and Fragmented Duopoly
Dimitra  Petropoulou,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0854: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Swing-State Theory of Trade Protection in the Electoral College
Mirabelle  Muûls,  Dimitra  Petropoulou,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0849: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Information Costs, Networks and Intermediation in International Trade
Dimitra  Petropoulou,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0848: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Simple Model of the Juggernaut Effect of Trade Liberalisation
Richard E.  Baldwin,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  January 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0845: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Productivity and the Sourcing Modes of Multinational Firms: Evidence from French Firm-Level Data
Fabrice  Defever,  Farid  Toubal,  December 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0842: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Scylla and Charybdis. The European Economy and Poland's Adherence to Gold, 1928-1936
Nikolaus  Wolf,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0834: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Growth and the Quality of Foreign Direct Investment: Is All FDI Equal?
Laura  Alfaro,  Andrew  Charlton,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0830: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Intra-Industry Foreign Direct Investment
Laura  Alfaro,  Andrew  Charlton,  October 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0825: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trust-Based Trade
Luis  Araujo,  Emanuel  Ornelas,  August 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0820: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Liberalization, Outsourcing, and Firm Productivity
Ralph  Ossa,  July 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0814: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Effect of Information and Communication Technologies on Urban Structure
Y  Ioannides,  Henry  Overman,  Esteban  Rossi-Hansberg,  Kurt  Schmidheiny,  July 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0812: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
History and Industry Location: Evidence from German Airports
Stephen  Redding,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  Nikolaus  Wolf,  July 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0809: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Linkages Across Space
Henry  Overman,  Patricia  Rice,  Anthony J.  Venables,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0805: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Imports and Exports at the Level of the Firm: Evidence from Belgium
Mirabelle  Muûls,  Mauro  Pisu,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0801: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Protection for Sale Made Easy
Richard E.  Baldwin,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0800: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Volatility, Labor Market Flexibility, and the Pattern of Comparative Advantage
Alejandro  Cuñat,  Marc J.  Melitz,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0799: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Firms in International Trade
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  May 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0795: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Offshoring: General Equilibrium Effects on Wages, Production and Trade
Richard E.  Baldwin,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  May 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0794: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Entry and Asymmetric Lobbying: Why Governments Pick Losers
Richard E.  Baldwin,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  May 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0791: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Decomposing the Growth in Residential Land in the United States
Henry  Overman,  Diego  Puga,  Matthew  Turner,  February 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0778: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Is Numérairology the Future of Monetary Economics? Unbundling numéraire and medium of exchange through a virtual currency and a shadow exchange rate
W.H.  Buiter,  January 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0776: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Consumption and Real Exchange Rates with Incomplete Markets and Non-Traded Goods
Gianluca  Benigno,  Christoph  Theonissen,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0771: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Term Limits and Electoral Accountability
Michael  Smart,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0770: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Multi-Product Firms and Trade Liberalization
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0769: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Shifts in Economic Geography and their Causes
Anthony J.  Venables,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0767: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Owners of Developed Land versus Owners of Undeveloped Land: Why Land Use is More Constrained in the Bay Area than in Pittsburgh
Christian  Hilber,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  November 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0760: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fat City: The Relationship Between Urban Sprawl and Obesity
Jean  Eid,  Henry  Overman,  Diego  Puga,  Matthew  Turner,  November 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0758: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Exploring the Detailed Location Patterns of UK Manufacturing Industries Using Microgeographic Data
Gilles  Duranton,  Henry  Overman,  October 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0756: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
International Financial Integration and Entrepreneurship
Laura  Alfaro,  Andrew  Charlton,  October 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0755: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Lowering Child Mortality in Poor Countries: The Power of Knowledgeable Parents
Peter  Boone,  Zhaoguo  Zhan,  October 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0751: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Assessing the Effects of Local Taxation Using Microgeographic Data
Gilles  Duranton,  Laurent  Gobillon,  Henry  Overman,  August 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0748: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Capital Markets, Ownership and Distance
Wendy  Carlin,  Andrew  Charlton,  Colin  Mayer,  August 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0744: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Multi-Product Firms and Product Switching
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  August 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0736: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Off-Shoring of Business Services and De-Industrialization: Threat or Opportunity - and for Whom?
Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  July 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0734: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Unequal Effects of Liberalization: Evidence from Dismantling the License Raj in India
Philippe  Aghion,  Robin  Burgess,  Stephen  Redding,  Fabrizio  Zilibotti,  June 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0728: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Growth with Heterogeneous Firms
Richard E.  Baldwin,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  June 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0727: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Gold Rush Theory of Economic Development
Ralph  Ossa,  March 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0719: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Liberalization and Industrial Restructuring through Mergers and Acquisitions
Holger  Breinlich,  March 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0717: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Do Workers' Remittances Reduce the Probability of Current Account Reversals?
Matteo  Bugamelli,  Francesco  Paternò,  February 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0714: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Products and Productivity
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0699: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Factor Price Equality and the Economies of the United States
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0696: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Cities in the Developing World
Henry  Overman,  Anthony J.  Venables,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0695: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Agglomeration and the Adjustment of the Spatial Economy
Pierre-Philippe  Combes,  Gilles  Duranton,  Henry  Overman,  May 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0689: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Costs of Remoteness: Evidence from German Division and Reunification
Stephen  Redding,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  May 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0688: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Rising Trade Costs? Agglomeration and Trade with Endogenous Transaction Costs
Gilles  Duranton,  Michael  Storper,  April 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0683: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Can Comparative Advantage Explain the Growth of US Trade?
Alejandro  Cuñat,  Marco  Maffezzoli,  January 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0669: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Financial Globalization and Exchange Rates
Philip R.  Lane,  G  Milesi-Feretti,  December 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0662: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Evaluating Urban Transport Improvements: Cost Benefit Analysis in the Presence of Agglomeration and Income Taxation
Anthony J.  Venables,  September 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0651: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Foreign Ownership and Productivity: New Evidence from the Service Sector and the R&D Lab
Rachel  Griffith,  Stephen  Redding,  Helen  Simpson,  September 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0649: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Cities, Matching and the Productivity Gains of Agglomeration
Fredrik  Andersson,  Simon  Burgess,  Julia  Lane,  September 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0648: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Comparative Advantage and Heterogeneous Firms
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  August 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0643: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spatial Determinants of Productivity: Analysis for the Regions of Great Britain
Patricia  Rice,  Anthony J.  Venables,  July 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0642: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Zipf's Law for Cities: A Cross Country Investigation
Kwok Tong  Soo,  July 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0641: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Monetary Policy and Welfare in a Small Open Economy
Bianca  De Paoli,  May 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0639: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Timeliness, Trade and Agglomeration
James  Harrigan,  Anthony J.  Venables,  February 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0616: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Relative Wage Variation and Industry Location
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  Helen  Simpson,  February 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0614: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Valuing Rail Access Using Transport Innovations
Steve  Gibbons,  Stephen  Machin,  January 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0611: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Endowments, Market Potential, and Industrial Location: Evidence from Interwar Poland (1918-1939)
Nikolaus  Wolf,  January 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0609: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Geography of UK International Trade
Henry  Overman,  L. Alan  Winters,  January 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0606: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Buzz: Face-to-Face Contact and the Urban Economy
Michael  Storper,  Anthony J.  Venables,  December 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0598: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Product Choice and Product Switching
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  November 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0594: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spatial Disparities in Developing Countries: Cities, Regions and International Trade
Anthony J.  Venables,  November 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0593: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Communication Externalities in Cities
Sylvie  Charlot,  Gilles  Duranton,  November 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0592: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Shocks and Industrial Location: the Impact of EEC Accession on the UK
Henry  Overman,  L. Alan  Winters,  November 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0588: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Spatial Distribution of Economic Activities in the European Union
Pierre-Philippe  Combes,  Henry  Overman,  October 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0587: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Can We Learn Anything from Economic Geography Proper?
Henry  Overman,  October 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0586: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Falling Trade Costs, Heterogeneous Firms and Industry Dynamics
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Peter K.  Schott,  September 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0585: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Survival of the Best Fit: Exposure to Low-Wage Countries and the (Uneven) Growth of U.S. Manufacturing Plants
Andrew B.  Bernard,  J.  Bradford Jensen,  Peter K.  Schott,  September 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0584: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)