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Does competition from private surgical centres improve public hospitals’ performance? Evidence from the English National Health Service Zack Cooper, Stephen Gibbons and Matthew Skellern October 2018
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Tags: cream skimming; hospital competition; hospital efficiency; market entry; market structure; outsourcing; public services; public-private competition; risk selection;

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CEP Discussion Paper
Foreign Expansion, Competition and Bank Risk Ester Faia, Sebastien Laffitte and Gianmarco Ottaviano
August 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1567:
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JEL Classification: G21; G32; L13


Tags: banks' risk-taking; systemic risk; geographical expansion; gravity; diversification; competition; regulatory arbitrage

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CEP Discussion Paper
International Expansion and Riskiness of Banks Irene Sanchez Arjona, Ester Faia and Gianmarco Ottaviano
April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1481:
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JEL Classification: F23; F65; G21; G32


Tags: banks' risk; systemic risk; global expansion; diversification; regulation

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CEP Discussion Paper
Global Banking: Risk Taking and Competition Ester Faia and Gianmarco Ottaviano
March 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1471:
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JEL Classification: G21; G32; L13


Tags: global bank; oligopoly; oligopsony; endogenous risk taking; expectation of rents extraction; appetitefor leverage

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CEP Discussion Paper
Loss Aversion on the Phone Christos Genakos, Costas Roumanias and Tommaso Valletti
September 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1373:
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JEL Classification: D03; D12; D81; L96


Tags: loss aversion; consumer switching; tariff plans; risk aversion; mobile telephony

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CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Uncertainty, Parental Selection, and the Criminal Activity of the 'Children of the Wall' Arnaud Chevalier and Olivier Marie January 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1256:
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JEL Classification: J13; K42


Tags: crime; parental selection; fertility; economic uncertainty; risk attitude

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CEP Occasional Paper
Fluctuations in Uncertainty Nicholas Bloom
December 2013
Paper No' CEPOP38:
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JEL Classification: E2; E3; O3; O4


Tags: uncertainty; risk; volatility; investment

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Do Long Distance Moves Discourage Homeownership? Evidence from England Sejeong Ha and Christian A. L. Hilber
September 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0141:
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JEL Classification: J61; R21; R23


Tags: residential mobility; distance of residential relocation; information cost; investment risk; homeownership; tenure choice

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CEP Discussion Paper
Debt and Incomplete Financial Markets: A Case for Nominal GDP Targeting Kevin D. Sheedy
May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1209:
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JEL Classification: E21; E31; E44; E52


Tags: incomplete markets; heterogeneous agents; risk sharing; nominal gdp targeting

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CEP Discussion Paper
Policy Design in a Model with Swings in Risk Appetite Bianca De Paoli and Pawel Zabczyk
October 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1170:
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JEL Classification: E32; G12


Tags: policy design; cyclical risk aversion; new keynesian model; habit formation

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CEP Discussion Paper
Heterogeneity, Demand for Insurance and Adverse Selection Johannes Spinnewijn
May 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1142:
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JEL Classification: D60; D82; D83; G28


Tags: heterogeneity; adverse selection; risk perceptions; welfare and policy

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CEP Discussion Paper
Cyclical Risk Aversion, Precautionary Saving and Monetary Policy Bianca De Paoli and Pawel Zabczyk
March 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1132:
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JEL Classification: E32; G12


Tags: precautionary saving; monetary policy; cyclical risk aversion; macro-finance; non-linearities

CEP Discussion Paper
Portfolio Allocation and International Risk Sharing Gianluca Benigno and Hande Küçük-Tuger
April 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1048:
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JEL Classification: F31; F41


Tags: portfolio choice; incomplete financial markets; international risk sharing; consumption-real exchange rate anomaly

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CEP Discussion Paper
To Join or Not to Join? Factors Influencing Employee Share Plan Membership in a Multinational Corporation Alex Bryson and Richard Freeman September 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1001:
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JEL Classification: D83; H3; I22; J33; J54


Tags: share plans; share contributions; risk aversion; peer effects; social norms

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CEP Discussion Paper
Towards a New Architecture for Financial Stability: Seven Principles Luis Garicano and Rosa Lastra
July 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0990:
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JEL Classification: E61; G21


Tags: banks; international financial markets; systematic risk

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CEP Discussion Paper
Inequality and Unemployment in a Global Economy Elhanan Helpman, Oleg Itskhoki and Stephen Redding
July 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0940:
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JEL Classification: F12; F16; E24


Tags: wage inequality; international trade; risk; unemployment

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CEP Discussion Paper
Cross-Generation Correlations of Union Status For Young People in Britain Jo Blanden and Stephen Machin
November 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0553:
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JEL Classification: J130;J510;C250;J620


Tags: young people; union member; union at work; relative risk ratio; intergenerational links

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CEP Discussion Paper
Consumption and Savings with Unemployment Risk: Implications for Optimal Employment Contracts Christopher A. Pissarides
August 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0542:
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JEL Classification: E21;E24;J32;J33


Tags: employment risk; unemployment risk; severance compensation; notice of dismissal