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CEP Discussion Paper
Making Smart Meters Smarter the Smart Way
Quentin Coutellier, Greer Gosnell, Ralf Martin, Mirabelle Muûls, Goran Strbac, Mingyang Sun and Simon Tindermans February 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1602:
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Tags: behavioural intervention; household energy demand; randomised controlled trial; information
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CEP Discussion Paper
Searching for Carbon Leaks in Multinational Companies
Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Caterina Gennaioli, Ralf Martin, Mirabelle Muûls and Thomas Stoerk February 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1601:
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Tags: carbon leakage; eu ets; multinationals
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CEP BREXIT Analysis
Voting with their Money: Brexit and Outward Investment by UK Firms
Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy and Thomas Sampson February 2019
Paper No' CEPBREXIT13:
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Tags: brexit; investment; firms
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CEP Discussion Paper
New Media and Competition: Printing and Europe's Transformation after Gutenberg
Jeremiah Dittmar and Skipper Seabold
January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1600:
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Tags: competition; firms; media; technology; institutions; religion; politics
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CEP Discussion Paper
Discrimination, Managers, and Firm Performance: Evidence from “Aryanizations” in Nazi Germany
Kilian Huber, Volker Lindenthal and Fabian Waldinger January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1599:
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Tags: discrimination; antisemitism; firms; managers; stock prices; nazi germany
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CEP Discussion Paper
International Buyers' Sourcing and Suppliers' Markups in Bangladeshi Garments
Julia Cajal-Grossi, Rocco Macchiavello and Guillermo Noguera January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1598:
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Tags: markups; sourcing strategies; global buyers; buyer-driven value chains
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CEP Discussion Paper
Do Tax Cuts Produce More Einsteins? The Impacts of Financial Incentives vs. Exposure to Innovation on the Supply of Inventors
Alex Bell, Raj Chetty, Xavier Jaravel, Neviana Petkova and John Van Reenen January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1597:
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Tags: inventors; innovation; tax policy
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Public Sector and the Misallocation of Labor: Evidence from a Policy Experiment in India
Matthew Baird, A.V. Chari, Shanthi Nataraj, Alexander Rothenberg, Shqiponja Telhaj and L. Alan Winters January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1596:
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Tags: labor; public sector; india
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CEP Discussion Paper
Aggregation and the Gravity Equation
Stephen J. Redding and David E. Weinstein
January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1595:
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Tags: gravity equation; trade; aggregation
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CEP Discussion Paper
Skill Biased Management: Evidence from Manufacturing Firms
Andy Feng and Anna Valero
January 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1594:
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Tags: management practices; human capital; universities; complementarities

Wednesday  20 February 2019  12:30 - 14:00

Structural Change Within Versus Across Firms: Evidence from the United States

Teresa Fort (Dartmouth)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


CEP/LSE International Economics Seminars
Wednesday  20 February 2019  17:00 - 18:00

CANCELLED

Jan Bakker (CEP & Oxford)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


CEP International Economics Workshop
Friday 15 February 2019

The Daily Telegraph: Why politicians should think more deeply about the dignity of work

But recent research by economists Nikhil Datta, Giulia Giupponi and Stephen Machin suggests that undesired zero-hours contracts may have become more prevalent because of minimum wage hikes. [paywall]

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Giulia Giupponi webpage

Stephen Machin webpage

Nikhil Datta webpage

Thursday 14 February 2019

Times Higher Education (Online): The week in higher education

The UK government's lead adviser on migration has claimed that the Home Office's net migration target no longer drives policy. Alan Manning, professor of economics at the London School of Economics and chair of the Migration Advisory Committee... [paywall]

Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) report: EEA migration in the UK: final report

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CEP Labour Markets

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Alan Manning webpage

Brian Bell webpage