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CEP discussion paper
Importing Inequality: Immigration and the Top 1 Percent
Arun Advani, Felix Koenig, Lorenzo Pessina and Andy Summers
September 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1717:
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CEP discussion paper
Globalization and Pandemics
Pol Antràs, Stephen J. Redding and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
September 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1716:
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Tags: globalization; pandemics; gravity equation; sir model
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CEP occasional paper
Regional Differences in UK Transport BCRs: An Empirical Assessment
Nicolás González-Pampillón and Henry G. Overman
September 2020
Paper No' CEPOP53:
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Tags: transport appraisal; value for money; benefit to cost ratio; spatial disparities
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CEP discussion paper
Growing Like China: Firm Performance and Global Production Line Position
Davin Chor, Kalina Manova and Zhihong Yu
September 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1715:
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Tags: global value chains; production line position; upstreamness; firm heterogeneity; firm lifecycle; china
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CEP Covid-19 analysis
City of Dreams No More: The Impact of Covid-19 on Urban Workers in India
Shania Bhalotia, Swati Dhingra and Fjolla Kondirolli
September 2020
Paper No' CEPCOVID-19-008:
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Tags: india; urban workers; cities; growth
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CEP discussion paper
The Long Shadow of Slavery: The Persistence of Slave Owners in Southern Law-Making
Luna Bellani, Anselm Hager and Stephan E. Maurer August 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1714:
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Tags: wealth inequality; elites and development; us south; intergenerational persistence; slavery
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CEP discussion paper
Parental Well-Being in Times of Covid-19 in Germany
Mathias Huebener, Nico A. Siegel, C. Katharina Spiess, Gert G. Wagner and Sevrin Waights August 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1713:
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Tags: well-being; covid-19; corona virus; day care closures; school closures; compass; soep
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CEP discussion paper
Subjective Job Insecurity and the Rise of the Precariat: Evidence from the UK, Germany and the United States
Alan Manning and Graham Mazeine August 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1712:
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Tags: job security; precariat
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CEP discussion paper
Urban Density and Covid-19
Felipe Carozzi, Sandro Provenzano and Sefi Roth
August 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1711:
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Tags: covid-19; density
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CEP Covid-19 analysis
What can previous recessions tell us about the Covid-19 downturn?
Brian Bell, Mihai Codreanu and Stephen Machin
August 2020
Paper No' CEPCOVID-19-007:
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Tags: labour markets; recessions; seiss

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Summer 2020):

  • Build back better: key areas for a post-pandemic recovery
    Anna Valero and colleagues lay out an action plan for the UK policy response to Covid-19

  • Climate change policy: the case for a Covid-19 carbon tax
    Ralf Martin and John Van Reenen explain how taxing emissions could help to meet the costs of the crisis and encourage investment in clean innovation

  • Domestic abuse in times of quarantine
    Crime economists Ria Ivandic and Tom Kirchmaier look at data on domestic abuse calls to the police in London

  • Covid-19 and Brexit: contrasting sectoral effects
    Josh De Lyon and Swati Dhingra show that the UK sectors suffering less during lockdown are those most exposed to damage from leaving the European Union

  • Covid-19 and the future of self-employment
    Jack Blundell reports how self-employed workers have been particularly hard hit by the crisis

  • Covid-19 and the work patterns of men and women
    Claudia Hupkau and Barbara Petrongolo explore the impact of the pandemic on women's labour market prospects and 'home production' responsibilities

  • Covid-19 and social mobility
    Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin propose urgent actions to tackle economic and educational inequalities in Britain

  • Covid-19 and the future of international supply chains
    Frank Pisch analyses 'just-in-time' production networks to assess the prospects for world trade after Covid-19

  • in brief… Tackling domestic violence using machine learning
    Artificial intelligence could help to protect victims of domestic violence, according to research by Jeffrey Grogger, Ria Ivandic and Tom Kirchmaier

  • in brief… Apprenticeships after Covid-19
    Guglielmo Ventura outlines the challenges for England's apprenticeship system as economic and social activity resumes

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