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CEP Discussion Paper
Spillover Effects from New Housing Supply
Nicolás González-Pampillón
November 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1660:
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Tags: housing supply; house prices; neighborhood change; crime; difference-in-differences; housing policies
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In brief...Big city, bright future: why birthplace matters so much
Clément Bosquet and Henry Overman
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP567:
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Tags: place of birth; spatial sorting; lifetime mobility
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Generation gap: young Brits less likely to 'do better' than their parents
Jo Blanden, Stephen Machin and Sumaiya Rahman
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP566:
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Tags: intergenerational mobility; inequality; generation gap
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In brief...The long-term effects of financial distress in childhood
Marta Barazzetta, Andrew Clark and Conchita D'Ambrosio
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP565:
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Tags: income; financial problems; child outcomes; subjective well-being; behaviour; education; alspac
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Business benefits of local universities: more skills and better management
Andy Feng and Anna Valero
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP564:
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Tags: management practices; human capital; universities; complementarities
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Structured management: how firms can hire and keep the best people
Christopher Cornwell, Ian M. Schmutte and Daniela Scur
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP563:
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Tags: labor allocation; managers; management practices; productivity
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Between communism and capitalism: long-run inequality in Poland
Pawel Bukowski and Filip Novokmet
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP562:
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Tags: income inequality; transformation; poland
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When machines replace people: individual consequences of occupational decline
Per-Anders Edin, Tiernan Evans, Georg Graetz, Sofia Hernnäs and Guy Michaels November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP561:
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Tags: technological change; occupations; inequality
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The gig economy and workers' preferences for steady jobs
Nikhil Datta
November 2019
Paper No' CEPCP560:
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Tags: atypical work; self-employment; willingness-to-pay; experiment; labour supply preferences
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CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Insecurity and the Rise of the Right
Walter Bossert, Andrew E. Clark, Conchita D'Ambrosio and Anthony Lepinteur
October 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1659:
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Tags: economic index numbers; insecurity; political participation; conservatism; right-leaning political parties; trump; brexit

New research findings from the CEP.

CentrePiece magazine features new research from the CEP. CentrePiece

In the latest issue (Autumn 2019):

  • The gig economy and workers' preferences for steady jobs
    People are willing to give up roughly half of their hourly wage for a permanent contract, according to Nikhil Datta

  • When machines replace people: individual consequences of occupational decline
    Guy Michaels and colleagues explore what happens to people's careers when demand for their occupations falls, often because of technological change

  • Between communism and capitalism: long-run inequality in Poland
    Pawel Bukowski and Filip Novokmet chart how Poland has moved from being one of the most egalitarian countries in Europe to one of the most unequal

  • Structured management: how firms can hire and keep the best people
    Daniela Scur and colleagues demonstrate the value of structured management practices for recruitment, retention and productivity

  • Business benefits of local universities: more skills and better management
    Andy Feng and Anna Valero find that firms located closer to universities hire better managers and workers - and have better management practices

  • In brief...The long-term effects of financial distress in childhood
    Andrew Clark and colleagues consider the consequences for young adults whose families experienced financial problems when they were kids

  • Generation gap: young Brits less likely to 'do better' than their parents
    Jo Blanden and colleagues show that plummeting earnings since the Great Recession mean that fewer young adults now are earning more than their fathers

  • In brief...Big city, bright future: why birthplace matters so much
    Clément Bosquet and Henry Overman reveal that being born in a bigger city improves your earning potential
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