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CEP discussion paper
"Better the devil you know": are stated preferences over health and happiness determined by how healthy and happy people are? Matthew D. Adler, Paul Dolan, Amanda Henwood and Georgios Kavetsos November 2021
Paper No' CEPDP1809:
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Tags: health; subjective well-being; happiness; preferences

CEP discussion paper
Formation of college plans: expected returns, preferences and adjustment process Ghazala Azmat and Katja Kaufmann
May 2021
Paper No' CEPDP1765:
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JEL Classification: I21; D91; Z1


Tags: college plans; perceived returns; economic; social and political preferences

CEP discussion paper
Does growing up in a recession increase compassion? The case of attitudes towards immigration Maria Cotofan, Robert Dur and Stephan Meier April 2021
Paper No' CEPDP1757:
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JEL Classification: D9; E7; J1


Tags: immigration; attitudes; social preferences; parochialism; redistribution; macroeconomic conditions; impressionable years

Journal article
The not-so-generalised effects of the Generalized System of Preferences Emanuel Ornelas and Marcos Ritel
July 2020
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Tags: gravity equation; gsp; non-reciprocity; trade policy; trade preferences

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The not-so-generalized effects of the generalized system of preferences Emanuel Ornelas and Marcos Ritel
October 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1578:
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JEL Classification: F13; F14; F15; F55; F63; O19; O24


Tags: trade preferences; gravity equation; trade policy; nonreciprocity; gsp

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Would you choose to be happy? Tradeoffs between happiness and the other dimensions of life in a large population survey July 2017
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Tags: happiness; preference; subjective well-being

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What’s in a name? Expectations, heuristics and choice during a period of radical school reform Marco Bertoni, Stephen Gibbons and Olmo Silva April 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1477:
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JEL Classification: I21; H75; C23; D03


Tags: school reform; choice and autonomy; parental preferences; heuristic-based decision making

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CentrePiece article
Superstar houses and the American mortgage frenzy Clément S. Bellet
March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP498:
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CentrePiece 22 (1) Spring 2017


JEL Classification: D01; D03; I30; R20


Tags: inequality; social preferences; subjective well-being; housing; household debt

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CEP discussion paper
The paradox of the Joneses: superstar houses and mortgage frenzy in suburban America Clément S. Bellet
January 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1462:
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JEL Classification: D01; D03; I30; R20


Tags: inequality; social preferences; subjective well-being; housing; household debt

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CEP discussion paper
Does Rosie like riveting? Male and female occupational choices Grace Lordan and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
August 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1446:
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JEL Classification: J16; J4


Tags: occupational choice; job content; gender; preferences

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CEP discussion paper
Would you choose to be happy? Tradeoffs between happiness and the other dimensions of life in a large population survey Matthew D. Adler, Paul Dolan and Georgios Kavetsos August 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1366:
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JEL Classification: D6; H00; I00; I31


Tags: happiness; subjective well-being; preferences

Journal article
Gender and the labor market: What have we learned from field and lab experiments? Ghazala Azmat and Barbara Petrongolo
October 2014
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JEL Classification: J16; J24; J71; C91; C92; C93


Tags: gender; field experiments; lab experiments; discrimination; gender preferences

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CEP occasional paper
Gender and the Labor Market: What Have We Learned from Field and Lab Experiments? Ghazala Azmat and Barbara Petrongolo
March 2014
Paper No' CEPOP40:
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JEL Classification: J16; J24; J71; C91; C92; C93


Tags: gender; field experiments; lab experiments; discrimination; gender preferences

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CEP discussion paper
Looking Ahead: Subjective Time Perception and Individual Time Discounting W. David Bradford, Paul Dolan and Matteo M. Galizzi
January 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1255:
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JEL Classification: D1; D10; D91


Tags: time preferences; time perception; hyperbolic discounting

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CEP discussion paper
Estimating Bayesian Decision Problems with Heterogeneous Priors Stephen Hansen and Michael McMahon
May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1211:
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JEL Classification: D72; D81; C13


Tags: bayesian decision making; expertise; preferences; estimation

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Whether to Hire Local Contract Teachers? Trade-off Between Skills and Preferences in India Sonja Fagernäs and Panu Pelkonen
July 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0083:
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JEL Classification: H75; J24; J41; J45


Tags: discrete choice experiment; education; para-teachers; preferences; skills

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CEP discussion paper
Priors and Desires Guy Mayraz
March 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1047:
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JEL Classification: D01; D03; D80; D81; D83; D84


Tags: wishful thinking; cognitive dissonance; reference-dependent beliefs; referencedependent preferences

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Comparing Willingness-to-Pay and Subjective Well-Being in the Context of Non-Market Goods Paul Dolan and Robert Metcalfe
October 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0890:
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JEL Classification: D61; D62; H23; Q51; C21


Tags: willingness to pay; preferences; life satisfaction; subjective well-being; nonmarket goods

Journal article
The marginal utility of income Richard Layard, Guy Mayraz and Stephen Nickell
August 2008
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JEL Classification: I31; H00; D1; D61; H21


Tags: wellbeing; marginal utility; income; life satisfaction; happiness; public economic; welfare; inequality; optimal taxation; reference-dependent preferences

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CEP discussion paper
Respect Alan Manning
May 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0793:
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JEL Classification: D51; I31


Tags: respect; status; pro-social preferences

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The Marginal Utility of Income Richard Layard, Guy Mayraz and Stephen Nickell
March 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0784:
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JEL Classification: I31; H00; D1; D61; H21


Tags: marginal utility; income; life satisfaction; happiness; public economic; welfare; inequality; optimal taxation; reference-dependent preferences

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CEP discussion paper
Youth-Adult Differences in the Demand for Unionisation: Are American, British, and Canadian Workers All That Different? Alex Bryson, Rafael Gomez, Morley Gunderson and Noah Meltz January 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0515:
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JEL Classification: J31;J51


Tags: unions; youth preferences; comparative labour markets