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CEP Discussion Paper
Retail Shocks and City Structure Maria Sanchez-Vidal
July 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1636:
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JEL Classification: D2; J22; L81; R1


Tags: retail shocks; city structure; small stores; commercial activity

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CEP Discussion Paper
Technology, Market Structure and the Gains from Trade Giammario Impullitti, Omar Licandro and Pontus Rendahl
December 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1587:
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JEL Classification: F12; F13; O31; O41


Tags: gains from trade; heterogeneous firms; oligopoly; innovation; endogenous markups; endogenous market structure

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CEP Discussion Paper
In-House and Arm's Length: Productivity Heterogeneity and Variation in Organizational Form Arturs Kalnins, Stephen F. Lin and Catherine Thomas October 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1579:
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JEL Classification: D23; F12; L23; D22


Tags: firm heterogeneity; firm structure; incomplete contracts; outsourcing

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Spatial Impacts of a Massive Rail Disinvestment Program: The Beeching Axe Stephen Gibbons, Stephan Heblich and Ted Pinchbeck August 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1563:
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JEL Classification: H54; R1; R4


Tags: rail; infrastructure; beeching

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CEP Discussion Paper
Changing the Structure of Minimum Wages: Firm Adjustment and Wage Spillovers Giulia Giupponi and Stephen Machin
April 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1533:
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JEL Classification: J23; J31


Tags: minimum wage structure; employment; wage spillovers

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CEP Discussion Paper
Evaluating Market Consolidation in Mobile Communications Christos Genakos, Tommaso Valletti and Frank Verboven
June 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1486:
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JEL Classification: K20; L10; L40; L96


Tags: mobile telecommunications; market structure; prices; investments; mergers

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Airports, Market Access and Local Economic Performance: Evidence from China Stephen Gibbons and Wenjie Wu
February 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0211:
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JEL Classification: H54; O21; P25; R41


Tags: airports; infrastructure; productivity; china

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CEP Discussion Paper
Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance Andrew B. Bernard, Andreas Moxnes and Yukiko U. Saito
June 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1435:
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JEL Classification: F14; D22; D85; L10; L14; R12


Tags: production networks; trade; productivity; infrastructure

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Building the City: Urban Transition and Institutional Frictions J. Vernon Henderson, Tanner Regan and Anthony J. Venables
April 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0196:
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JEL Classification: O14; O18; R1; R3; H


Tags: city; urban; urban growth; slums; urban structure; urban form; housing investment; capital durability

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CEP Special Report
Why Governments Won't Invest Sir Vince Cable
March 2016
Paper No' CEPSP33:
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JEL Classification: H54; H60; G10; H83


Tags: uk economy; public investment; public debt; government policy; infrastructure

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Evolution of Gender Gaps in Industrialized Countries Claudia Olivetti and Barbara Petrongolo
February 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1410:
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JEL Classification: E24; J16; J31


Tags: female employment; gender gaps; industry structure

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CEP Discussion Paper
One Mandarin Benefits the Whole Clan: Hometown Favoritism in an Authoritarian Regime Quoc-Anh Do, Kieu-Trang Nguyen and Anh N. Tran February 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1409:
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JEL Classification: O12; D72; H72


Tags: favoritism; patronage; authoritarian regime; political connection; hometown; infrastructure; distributive politics

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Price Ain't Right? Hospital Prices and Health Spending on the Privately Insured Zack Cooper, Stuart Craig, Martin Gaynor and John Van Reenen December 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1395:
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JEL Classification: Ill; L10; L11


Tags: health care; health spending; hospitals; prices; price dispersion; competition; market structure; mergers

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CEP Election Analysis
#ElectionEconomics: The Research Evidence on Key Issues for Voters in the 2015 UK General Election Ghazala Azmat, Brian Bell, Jonathan Colmer, Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Swati Dhingra, Christian Hilber, Stephen Machin, Alan Manning, Ralf Martin, Alistair McGuire, Sandra McNally, Gianmarco Ottaviano, Henry Overman, Isabelle Roland, Thomas Sampson, Anna Valero, John Van Reenen, Jonathan Wadsworth, Gill Wyness and Gabriel Zucman April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA034:
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Tags: 2015 uk general election; government policy; austerity; productivity; health; nhs; education; higher education; immigration; brexit; eu; inequality; real wages; unemployment; gender; management; productivity; uk housing; environment; climate change; uk cities; infrastructure; taxation

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Policy Paper
Planes, Trains and Automobiles: The Economic Impact of Transport Infrastructure Steve Gibbons
April 2015
Paper No' SERCPP013:
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Tags: transport; infrastructure; uk economy

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CEP Election Analysis
Health: How Will the NHS Fare in a Cold Climate? Alistair McGuire and John Van Reenen
April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA028:
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Tags: hospital competition; market structure; 2015 general election; government policy; nhs

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CEP Discussion Paper
An Urban Legend?! Power Rationing, Fertility and its Effects on Mothers Thiemo Fetzer, Oliver Pardo and Amar Shanghavi
November 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1247:
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JEL Classification: J13; J16; O18; H41


Tags: fertility; infrastructure; blackouts; unplanned parenthood

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CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Integration, Market Size and Industrialization: Evidence from China's National Trunk Highway System Benjamin Faber
October 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1244:
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JEL Classification: F12; F15; O18; R12


Tags: trade integration; industrialization; road infrastructure


This paper has been published as:
Review of Economic Studies, Volume 81, Issue 3, July 2014
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CEP Special Report
Investing for Prosperity: Skills, Infrastructure and Innovation Philippe Aghion, Timothy Besley, John Browne, Francesco Caselli, Richard Lambert, Rachel Lomax, Christopher Pissarides, Nick Stern and John Van Reenen January 2013
Paper No' CEPSP28:
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Tags: gdp; innovation; infrasstructure; uk economy; skills; apprenticeships; education; government policy

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CEP Discussion Paper
Does Competition Improve Public Hospitals' Efficiency? Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in the English National Health Service Zack Cooper, Stephen Gibbons, Simon Jones and Alistair McGuire February 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1125:
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JEL Classification: C21; I18; L1; R0


Tags: hospital competition; market structure; prospective payment; incentive structure


This paper is an extension of CEP DP 988
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CEP Discussion Paper
Gender Gaps Across Countries and Skills: Supply, Demand and the Industry Structure Claudia Olivetti and Barbara Petrongolo
November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1093:
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JEL Classification: E24; J16; J31


Tags: gender gaps; education; demand and supply; industry structure

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CEP Discussion Paper
In Search of a Theory of Debt Management Elisa Faraglia, Albert Marcet and Andrew Scott
October 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1083:
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JEL Classification: E43; E62


Tags: complete markets; debt management; government debt; maturity structure; yield curve

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CEP Discussion Paper
Anatomy of a Paradox: Management Practices, Organisational Structure and Energy Efficiency Ralf Martin, Mirabelle Muûls, Ulrich J. Wagner and Laure B. de Preux December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1039:
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JEL Classification: M20; M14; D22; Q41; Q54; Q58


Tags: climate policy; energy efficiency; firm behavior; management practices; manufacturing; microdata; organizational structure

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to U.S. Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment David H. Autor, Alan Manning and Christopher L. Smith November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1025:
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JEL Classification: E24; J3; J31


Tags: wage structure; inequality; minimum wage

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CEP Discussion Paper
Does Hospital Competition Improve Efficiency? An Analysis of the Recent Market-Based Reforms to the English NHS Zack Cooper, Steve Gibbons, Simon Jones and Alistair McGuire June 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0988:
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JEL Classification: C21; I18; L1; R0


Tags: hospital competition; market structure; prospective payment; incentive structure

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Analysing the Impact of Public Capital Stock Using the NEG Wage Equation: A Panel Data Approach Bernard Fingleton and Miguel Gómez-Antonio June 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0024:
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JEL Classification: H54; R11; R15; C21


Tags: spatial economics; public infrastructure; productivity; panel data; economic geography

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CEP Discussion Paper
Does Family Control Affect Trade Performance? Evidence for Italian Firms Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Riccardo Faini and Alessandra Tucci November 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0896:
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JEL Classification: F1; F14; L2


Tags: firm structure; foreign markets; family firms; exports

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CEP Discussion Paper
Union Density and Varieties of Coverage: The Anatomy of Union Wage Effects in Germany Bernd Fitzenberger, Karsten Kohn and Alexander C. Lembcke March 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0859:
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JEL Classification: J31; J51; J52


Tags: union density; collective bargaining coverage; wage structure; quantile regression; linked employer-employer data; structure of earnings survey 2001; germany.

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Effect of Information and Communication Technologies on Urban Structure Y Ioannides, Henry Overman, Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Kurt Schmidheiny July 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0812:
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JEL Classification: O3; R1


Tags: ict; urban structure; cross country data

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CEP Discussion Paper
Union Organization in Great Britain Alex Bryson and P Willman
January 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0774:
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JEL Classification: J5; J51; J53; J54


Tags: british trade unions; union structure; union membership

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CEP Discussion Paper
Product Market Competition Returns to Skill and Wage Inequality María Guadalupe
May 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0686:
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JEL Classification: J31; J33; L22; D21


Tags: wage structure; returns to skill; product market competition

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CEP Discussion Paper
Corporate Ownership Structure and Performance in Europe Jeremy Grant and Thomas Kirchmaier
April 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0631:
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JEL Classification: G32; G34; G38


Tags: corporate governance; ownership structures; performance; europe

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CEP Discussion Paper
Organizational Climate and Company Productivity: the Role of Employee Affect and Employee Level M Patterson, P Warr and M West April 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0626:
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JEL Classification: M11; M12; J5; J24


Tags: organizational structure; organizational climate; employee welfare; manager; productivity.

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CEP Discussion Paper
Intergenerational Transfers and Household Structure. Why Do Most Italian Youths Live With Their Parents? Marco Manacorda and Enrico Moretti June 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0536:
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JEL Classification: J120;J610;H550


Tags: family structure; living arrangements; two-sample iv

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CEP Discussion Paper
Influences on Trade Union Organising Effectiveness in Great Britain A Charlwood
August 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0504:
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JEL Classification: J51


Tags: trade union objectives and structures; organising effectiveness

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Viability of Trade Union Organisation: A Bargaining Unit Analysis P Willman
November 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0477:
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Tags: unions; structure; strategy