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COVID-19 has disrupted businesses' ability to prepare for Brexit, but the lack of clarity on the UK-EU relationship is worse Josh De Lyon, Swati Dhingra and Edoardo Tolva December 2020
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Tags: brexit; covid-19; uk; business; economy; trade

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CEP discussion paper
Selection into entrepreneurship and self-employment Ross Levine and Yona Rubinstein
October 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1722:
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JEL Classification: L26; J24; G32; E32


Tags: entrepreneurship; human capital; occupational choice; corporate finance; business cycles

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CEP Covid-19 analysis
The business response to Covid-19: the CEP-CBI survey on technology adoption Capucine Riom and Anna Valero
September 2020
Paper No' CEPCOVID-19-009:
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Tags: covid-19; business performance; innovation; cbi; uk

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CEP Covid-19 analysis
Covid-19 and Brexit: Real-time updates on business performance in the United Kingdom Josh De Lyon and Swati Dhingra
July 2020
Paper No' CEPCOVID-19-006:
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Tags: brexit; economic downturn; business performance; cbi; uk; covid-19

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Gravity in international finance: evidence from fees on equity transactions Luke Milsom, Vladimír Pažitka, Isabelle Roland and Dariusz Wójcik July 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1703:
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JEL Classification: F14; F23;;F65; G15; G24


Tags: gravity; international trade; international finance; equity securities underwriting; multinational business networks; financial geography

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COVID-19 and wages: prepare for large cuts if you are younger and work in a small firm Brian Bell, Nick Bloom, Jack Blundell and Luigi Pistaferri April 2020
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Tags: covid-19; wages; equality; gender; business

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The rise of agribusiness and the distributional consequences of policies on intermediated trade Swati Dhingra and Silvana Tenreyro February 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1677:
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JEL Classification: F1; F6; Q1; O1


Tags: agribusiness; market power; intermediated trade; middlemen; oligopsony

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Industry concentration in Europe and North America Matej Bajgar, Giuseppe Berlingieri, Sara Calligaris, Chiara Criscuolo and Jonathan Timmis October 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1654:
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JEL Classification: D4; L11; L25


Tags: industry concentration; business dynamics; measurement

Submissions to parliamentary inquiries and government consultations
Business productivity review John Van Reenen
 2018
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Tags: business; productivity

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Becoming a Research Institute: the Centre for Economic Performance Stephen Machin
May 2018
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Tags: economy and business; centre for economic performance; cep; research institute

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Where industry is strong and where it’s weak – key facts of UK business geography Sandra Bernick, Richard Davies and Anna Valero October 2017
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Tags: brexit; british and irish politics and policy; cep; economy and society; featured; british business; british economy; business; firms; geography; industry

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Why do we undervalue competent management? Nicholas Bloom, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen
September 2017
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Tags: strategy; management; business; operations management; productivity; growth

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CEP report
Industry in Britain - an atlas Sandra Bernick, Richard Davies and Anna Valero
September 2017
Paper No' CEPSP34:
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JEL Classification: R12;O25;O52


Tags: productivity; business performance; regional disparities; uk economy; industrial strategy

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Is modern technology responsible for jobless recoveries? Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
May 2017
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JEL Classification: E23;E24;E32;J24;J64


Tags: production; employment; unemployment; wages; intergenerational income distribution; aggregate human capital; aggregate labor productivity; business fluctuations; cycles; human capital; skills; occupational choice; labor productivity; models; duration; incidence; and job search

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How English care homes have coped with the National Living Wage Giulia Giupponi and Stephen Machin
April 2017
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Tags: economy and business; public services; society; care homes; centre for economic performance; cep; employees; england; giulia giupponi; low pay commission; minimum wage; national living wage; nlw; stephen machin; wages; workers

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Equity crowdfunding: a new model for financing entrepreneurship? Saul Estrin and Susanna Khavul
February 2016
Paper No' CEPCP462:
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CentrePiece 20 (3) Winter 2015/2016


Tags: crowdfunding; entrepreneurs; business enterprise; taxation; venture capital

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CEP discussion paper
Measuring economic policy uncertainty Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven J. Davis
October 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1379:
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JEL Classification: D80; E22; E66; G18; L50


Tags: economic uncertainty; policy uncertainty; business cycles; fluctuations


This paper has been published as:
'Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty', Scott R. Baker, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis, The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol 131, Issue 4, November 2016
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Making the world a happier place Richard Layard
September 2015
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Tags: economy and business; esrc at 50; health and wellbeing; centre for economic performance; esrc 50; happiness; health and wellbeing; richard layard; wellbeing

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New media, competition and growth: European cities After Gutenberg Jeremiah Dittmar
August 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1365:
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JEL Classification: L1; N13; N33; N93; O11; O18; O33


Tags: information technology; io; media; growth; history; business education

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CEP discussion paper
The Asymmetric Experience of Positive and Negative Economic Growth: Global Evidence Using Subjective Well-Being Data Femke De Keulenaer, Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, Georgios Kavetsos, Michael I. Norton, Bert Van Landeghem and George W. Ward October 2014
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JEL Classification: D03; O11; D69; I39


Tags: economic growth; business cycles; subjective well-being

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The Dynamics of Employment Growth: New Evidence from 18 Countries Chiara Criscuolo, Peter N. Gal and Carlo Menon
June 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1274:
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JEL Classification: D22; L26; E24; L25


Tags: business dynamics; employment growth; small businesses; business demography; startups; great recession; job creation and destruction

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Are Firms Paying More For Performance? Alex Bryson, John Forth and Lucy Stokes
June 2014
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JEL Classification: J33


Tags: performance pay; bonuses; recession; business cycle; finance

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The state of the UK economy: Diagnosis, prognosis and recommended treatment John Van Reenen
January 2014
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Tags: john van reenen; lse comment; the euro; european economics; finance; business and regulation; economic growth; economics; infrastructure; uk; uk economy; unemployment

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Small isn’t always beautiful: The cost of regulation on French firms Luis Garicano and John Van Reenen
June 2013
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Tags: john van reenen; luis garicano; the euro; european economics; finance; business and regulation; west europe; firms; france; regulation.

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UK Spending Review 2013: A triumph of politics over reason? John Van Reenen
June 2013
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Tags: john van reenen; the euro; european economics; finance; business and regulation; budget; economics; spending cuts; spending review; uk; uk economy

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No Triple Dip does not mean a good recovery for the UK John Van Reenen
April 2013
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Tags: john van reenen; the euro; european economics; finance; business and regulation; welfare states and public services; west europe; economy; growth; recession; uk

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CEP discussion paper
Outsourcing and the Rise in Services Giuseppe Berlingieri
April 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1199:
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JEL Classification: D57; L16; L24; L84; O14; O41; O51


Tags: structural transformation; outsourcing; professional and business services; input-output tables; intermediates

Journal article
Does management matter? Evidence from India Nicholas Bloom, Benn Eifert, Aprajit Mahajan, David McKenzie and John Roberts
February 2013
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JEL Classification: L2;M2;O14;O32;O33


Tags: firm objectives; organization; and behavior; growth; business economics; industrialization; manufacturing and service industries; choice of technology; management of technological innovation and r&d; technological change; choices and consequences; diffusion processes; management; organization; it; productivity and india

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Sequential exporting: how firms break into foreign markets Facundo Albornoz, Hector Calvo-Pardo, Gregory Corcos and Emanuel Ornelas February 2012
Paper No' CEPCP364:
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CentrePiece 16 (3) Winter 2012


Tags: sequential exporting; international business

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CEP discussion paper
Fiscal Multipliers over the Business Cycle Pascal Michaillat
January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1115:
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; E62; J64


Tags: fiscal multiplier; unemployment; business cycle; job rationing; matching frictions

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Factor Proportions and International Business Cycles Keyu Jin and Nan Li
November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1090:
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JEL Classification: F41; F44


Tags: international business cycles; international comovement; composition effects

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Tracking Unemployment in Wales through Recession and into Recovery Michael Artis and Marianne Sensier
April 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0079:
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JEL Classification: C22; E32; E37; E40


Tags: classical business cycles; forecasting

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Crisis? What Crisis? Currency vs. Banking in the Financial Crisis of 1931 Albrecht Ritschl and Samad Salferaz
May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0977:
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JEL Classification: N12; N13; E37; E47; C53


Tags: great depression; 1931 financial crisis; international business cycle transmission; bayesian factor analysis; currency; banking

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Common and Spatial Drivers in Regional Business Cycles Michael Artis, Christian Dreger and Konstantin Kholodilin
April 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0022:
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JEL Classification: E32; C51; E37


Tags: business cycle convergence; spatial correlation; spatial panel model

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
The UK Intranational Trade Cycle Michael Artis and Toshihiro Okubo
April 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0019:
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JEL Classification: E32; E41; R11


Tags: intranational business cycle; regional business cycles; income convergence; hodrick-prescott filter; euro-sympathy

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CEP discussion paper
Resurrecting the Participation Margin Monique Ebell
June 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0873:
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; J21; J64


Tags: unemployment; business cycles; labor force participation

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Innovation in Business Groups Sharon Belenzon and Tomer Berkovitz
November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0833:
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JEL Classification: G34; L22; L26; O32


Tags: business groups; innovation; internal capital markets

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The Beveridge Curve Eran Yashiv
June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0807:
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; J63; J64


Tags: business cycle; job search; matching function; phillips curve; unemployment; vacancies; wage inflation


This paper has been published as:
L. Blume and S. N. Durlauf (eds). The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd edition, 2008, in press.
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Labor Search and Matching in Macroeconomics Eran Yashiv
June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0803:
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; E52; J23; J31; J41; J63; J64; J65


Tags: search; matching; macroeconomics; business cycles; worker flows; growth; policy


This paper has been published as:
European Economic Review, 97, 4, pp1419-1431, September 2007
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Productivity Growth, Knowledge Flows and Spillovers Gustavo Crespi, Chiara Criscuolo, Jonathan Haskel and Matthew Slaughter
April 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0785:
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JEL Classification: O11; M2


Tags: business services; structural change; economic growth; productivity

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Evaluating the Performance of the Search and Matching Model Eran Yashiv
February 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0677:
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; J32; J63


Tags: search; matching; u.s. labor market; vacancies; labor market flows; business cycles.


This paper has been published as:
European Economic Review 2006, Volume 50, Issue 4, 909-936
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CEP discussion paper
From Sectoral To Functional Urban Specialisation Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga
September 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0511:
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JEL Classification: R30; L23; R12


Tags: functional specialisation; cities; business services; headquarters