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CEP Discussion Paper
Robot Arithmetic: Can New Technology Harm All Workers or the Average Worker?
Francesco Caselli and Alan Manning
September 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1497:
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Tags: technology; wages
SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Do Speed Cameras Save Lives?
Cheng Keat Tang
September 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0221:
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Tags: accidents; injuries; fatalities; speed camera; speeding
CEP Discussion Paper
Are Ideas Getting Harder to Find?
Nicholas Bloom, Charles I Jones, John Van Reenen and Michael Webb
September 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1496:
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Tags: economic growth; ideas; research effort; research productivity
SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Housing Allowance and Rents: Evidence from a Stepwise Subsidy Scheme
Essi Eerola and Teemu Lyytikäinen
August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0220:
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Tags: housing demand subsidies; housing allowance; incidence; rents
CEP Discussion Paper
Can Raising Instructional Time Crowd Out Student Pro-Social Behaviour? Unintended Consequences of a German High School Reform
Christian Krekel August 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1495:
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Tags: instructional time; student pro-social behaviour; volunteering; scholastic involvement; political interest; quasi-natural experiment; “g8” reform; soep
SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Social Tenants' Health: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Landlord Interventions
Paul Cheshire, Stephen Gibbons and Jemma Mouland August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0219:
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Tags: randomised control trial; social housing; health interventions
CEP Discussion Paper
Goods and Factor Market Integration: A Quantitative Assessment of the EU Enlargement
Lorenzo Caliendo, Luca David Opromolla, Fernando Parro and Alessandro Sforza August 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1494:
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Tags: international trade; factor mobility; market integration; eu enlargement; welfare
SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The Local Economic Impacts of Regeneration Projects: Evidence from UK's Single Regeneration Budget
Stephen Gibbons, Henry Overman and Matti Sarvimäki August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0218:
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Tags: single regeneration budget; regeneration; employment; neighbourhoods; urban policy
SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Policy Paper
Planes, Trains and Automobiles: The Economic Impact of Transport Infrastructure
Steve Gibbons
April 2015 | Revised July 2017
Paper No' SERCPP013:
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Tags: transport; infrastructure; uk economy
The Local Economic Effects of Brexit
Swati Dhingra, Stephen Machin and Henry G. Overman
July 2017
Paper No' CEPBREXIT10:
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Tags: brexit; trade; uk economy; uk politics; north and south divide; uk living standards; local authorities
Friday  29 September 2017  14:00 - 15:30

Trade Liberalization and Economic Development: Evidence from China's WTO Accession

Andre Potlogea (University of Edinburgh)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Please note new venue

Urban and Regional Economics Seminar
Tuesday 19 September 2017

LSE Business Review blog: Towards a modern UK industrial strategy

There's an opportunity to build a new system based on transparency, independence and a long-term outlook, write Anna Valero and Richard Davies

Every government has an industrial strategy however it is articulated: government affects the investment climate for business through tax and regulation; establishes national priorities; invests in skills, infrastructure and research; and procures outputs from the private sector – all of which influence the evolution of the private economy.

Related publications

UK Growth: A New Chapter, the LSE Growth Commission’s 2017 report

http:// www.lse.ac.uk/researchAndExpertise/ units/growthCommission/documents/ pdf/2017LSEGCReport.pdf

Related links

LSE Growth Commission webpage:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/researchAndExpertise/units/growthCommission/home.aspx

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LSE Business Review blog - Towards a modern UK industrial strategy

Towards a new UK industrial strategy

CEP Growth

Richard Davies webpage

Anna Valero webpage