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Exchange Rates and Consumer Prices: Evidence from Brexit Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy and Thomas Sampson
December 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1667:
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JEL Classification: E31; F15; F31


Tags: brexit; exchange rate pass-through; import costs; inflation

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Trade Liberalization, Input Intermediaries and Firm Productivity: Evidence from China Fabrice Defever, Michele Imbruno and Richard Kneller December 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1666:
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JEL Classification: F12; F13


Tags: firm heterogeneity; trade liberalization; intermediate inputs; productivity; intermediaries; china

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The Innovation Premium to Soft Skills in Low-Skilled Occupations Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell and Rachel Griffith December 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1665:
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JEL Classification: O33; L23; J31


Tags: innovation; skill-based technological change; wage; complementarity

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Policing and Crime Tom Kirchmaier
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA055:
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Tags: violent crime; austerity; budget cuts

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Energy and Climate Change Ralf Martin, Petra Sarapatkova and Dennis Verhoeven
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA054:
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Tags: greenhouse gas emissions; committee on climate change; offshore wind power

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Health and Social Care Michael Anderson, Alistair McGuire and Elias Mossialos
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA053:
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Tags: nhs; waiting times; adult social care

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Housing Paul Cheshire and Christian Hilber
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA051:
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Tags: housing crisis; affordability; substantive reforms; starter homes

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The Motivational Cost of Inequality: Pay Gaps Reduce the Willingness to Pursue Rewards Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, Filip Gesiarz and Tali Sharot November 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1664:
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JEL Classification: D31; D91; J22


Tags: inequality; pay-gaps; motivation; effort; affect; reward

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CEP Occasional Paper
Immigration Jonathan Wadsworth
November 2019
Paper No' CEPOP47:
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Immigration Jonathan Wadsworth
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA052:
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Tags: immigration policy; taxes; state benefits; economy


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Education and Skills Jo Blanden, Sandra McNally and Gill Wyness
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA050:
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Tags: education; skills; international rankings; austerity; poor performing schools


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The UK Economy: Policies for Investment and Productivity Growth Anna Valero and John Van Reenen
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA049:
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Tags: productivity; brexit; low investment; earnings


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Brexit Economics Swati Dhingra and Thomas Sampson
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA048:
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Tags: brexit; trade; customs union; uk-eu border; 2019 general election


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The Labour Market Rui Costa and Stephen Machin
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA046:
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Tags: employment; jobs; labour; productivity; unemployment; wages; 2019 general election


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Social Mobility Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA045:
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Tags: social mobility; inequality; intergenerational; 2019 general election


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Technical Change and Superstar Effects: Evidence from the Roll-Out of Television Felix Koenig
November 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1663:
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JEL Classification: J31; J23; O33; D31


Tags: superstar effect; inequality; top incomes; technical change

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The Intellectual Spoils of War? Defense R&D, Productivity and International Spillovers Enrico Moretti, Claudia Steinwender and John Van Reenen November 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1662:
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Tags: defense; r&d; productivity

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