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Planning Ahead for Better Neighborhoods: Long Run Evidence from Tanzania
Neeraj  Baruah,  Amanda  Dahlstrand-Rudin,  Guy  Michaels,  Dzhamilya  Nigmatulina,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  Tanner  Regan,  September 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0222: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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#GE2017Economists: The Research Evidence on Key Issues for Voters in the 2017 UK General Election
Stephen  Machin,  Romesh  Vaitilingam,  June 2017
Paper No' CEPEA044: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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The roles of nature and history in world development
Vernon  Henderson,  Tim  Squires,  Adam  Storeygard,  David  Weil,  March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP501: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (1) Spring2017 pages: 24-28

This article summarises ‘The Global Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity: Nature, History and the Role of Trade’ by Vernon Henderson, Tim Squires, Adam Storeygard and David Weil, SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper No. 198, May 2016.
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Austerity States, Institutional Dismantling and the Governance of Sub-National Economic Development: The Demise of the Regional Development Agencies in England
Mike  Coombes,  Peter  O'Brien,  Andy  Pike,  John  Tomaney,  August 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0206: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Manager Assignment and Project Returns: Evidence from the World Bank
Nicola  Limodio,  August 2016
Paper No' EOPP 61: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Global Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity: Nature, History and the Role of Trade
J. Vernon  Henderson,  Tim  Squires,  Adam  Storeygard,  David  Weil,  May 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0198: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Building the City: Urban Transition and Institutional Frictions
J. Vernon  Henderson,  Tanner  Regan,  Anthony J.  Venables,  April 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0196: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Business as Unusual. An Explanation of the Increase of Private Economic Activity in High-Conflict Areas in Afghanistan
Tommaso  Ciarli,  Chiara  Kofol,  Carlo  Menon,  July 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0182: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Exploring the Geography of China's Airport Networks: A Hybrid Complex-Network Approach
Zhengbin  Dong,  Wenjie  Wu,  March 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0173: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Economic Value of Local Social Networks
Frank  Ethridge,  Maryann  Feldman,  Tom  Kemeny,  Ted  Zoller,  January 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0170: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Does early centre-based care have an impact on child cognitive and socio-emotional development? Evidence from Chile
Marigen  Narea,  November 2014
Paper No' CASE/183: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Growth Evens-Out Happiness: Evidence from Six Surveys
Andrew E.  Clark,  Sarah  Flèche,  Claudia  Senik,  October 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1306: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Early, Late or Never? When Does Parental Education Impact Child Outcomes?
Matt  Dickson,  Paul  Gregg,  Harriet  Robinson,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1295: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Latin American Efficiency Gap
Francesco  Caselli,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1289: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
External Integration, Structural Transformation and Economic Development: Evidence From Argentina
Pablo  Fajgelbaum,  Stephen J.  Redding,  June 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1273: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Turning houses into gold: the failure of British planning
Paul  Cheshire,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPCP421: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (1) Spring2014 pages: 14-18
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Evaluating Spatial Policies
Steve  Gibbons,  Max  Nathan,  Henry G.  Overman,  March 2014
Paper No' SERCPP012: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Relocation of Public Sector Workers: Evaluating a Place-based Policy
Giulia  Faggio,  February 2014
Paper No' SERCDP0155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Urban Renewal after the Berlin Wall
Gabriel M.  Ahfeldt,  Wolfgang  Maennig,  Felix J.  Richter,  December 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0151: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fast-Tracking 'Green' Patent Applications: An Empirical Analysis
Antoine  Dechezleprêtre,  March 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1197: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Task Specialization in U.S. Cities from 1880-2000
Guy  Michaels,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  Stephen J.  Redding,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1186: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
External Benefits of Brownfield Redevelopment: An Applied Urban General Equilbirum Analysis
Niels  Vermeer,  Wouter  Vermeulen,  January 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0099: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Note on Schooling in Development Accounting
Francesco  Caselli,  Antonio  Ciccone,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1102: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Bright Side of Social Capital: How 'Bridging' Makes Italian Provinces More Innovative
Riccardo  Crescenzi,  Luisa  Gagliardi,  Marco  Percoco,  November 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0096: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fragile States and Development Policy
Timothy  Besley,  Torsten  Persson,  January 2011
Paper No' EOPP 022: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Political Competition, Policy and Growth: Theory and Evidence from the United States
Timothy  Besley,  Torsten  Persson,  Daniel M.  Sturm,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1009: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
State Capacity, Conflict and Development
Timothy  Besley,  Torsten  Persson,  June 2009
Paper No' EOPP 010: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Property Rights and Economic Development
Timothy  Besley,  Maitreesh  Ghatak,  February 2009
Paper No' EOPP 006: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Urbanisation and Structural Transformation
Guy  Michaels,  Ferdinand  Rauch,  Stephen  Redding,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0892: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Government's Review of Sub-National Economic Development and Regeneration: Key Issues
Andy  Pike,  John  Tomaney,  September 2008
Paper No' SERCDP0008: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
HRM Practices and Knowledge Processes Outcomes: Empirical Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment on UK SMEs in the Tourism Hospitality and Leisure Sector
Andreas  Georgiadis,  Christos N.  Pitelis,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0850: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Driven to swim with the tide? Urban redevelopment and community participation in China
Hyun Bang  Shin,  February 2008
Paper No' CASE/130: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Private Ownership, Incentives and Local Development Objectives on University Technology Transfer Performance
Sharon  Belenzon,  Mark  Schankerman,  September 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0779: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Dynastic Management
Francesco  Caselli,  Nicola  Gennaioli,  August 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0741: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Unequal Effects of Liberalization: Evidence from Dismantling the License Raj in India
Philippe  Aghion,  Robin  Burgess,  Stephen  Redding,  Fabrizio  Zilibotti,  June 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0728: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Gold Rush Theory of Economic Development
Ralph  Ossa,  March 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0719: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Volatility and Development
Miklos  Koren,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  November 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0706: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Knowledge-Based Economic Development: Mass Media and the Weightless Economy REVISED MARCH 2009
Sanghamitra  Bandyopadhyay,  July 2005
Paper No' DARP 074: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Cities in the Developing World
Henry  Overman,  Anthony J.  Venables,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0695: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Parental Investment in Childhood and Later Adult Well-Being: Can More Involved Parents Offset the Effects of Socioeconomic Disadvantage?
Darcy  Hango,  May 2005
Paper No' CASE 098: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Accounting for Cross-Country Income Differences
Francesco  Caselli,  January 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0667: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China
Bingqin  Li,  David  Piachaud,  November 2004
Paper No' CASE 087: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Theoretical Economics Discussion Paper Series
Financial Institutions and The Wealth of Nations: Tales of Development
Jian  Tong,  Chenggang  Xu,  March 2004
Paper No' TE/2004/469: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Developing Family Development Accounts in Taipei: Policy innovation from income to assets
Li-Chen  Cheng,  March 2004
Paper No' CASE 083: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Do Rural Banks Matter? Evidence from the Indian Social Banking Experiment
Robin  Burgess,  Rohini  Pande,  August 2003
Paper No' DEDPS 40: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
The Role of Freedom, Growth and Religion in the Taste for Revolution
Robert  MacCulloch,  Silvia  Pezzini,  September 2002
Paper No' DEDPS 36: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Explaining Cross-Country Export Performance: International Linkages and Internal Geography
Stephen  Redding,  Anthony J.  Venables,  September 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0549: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Economic Geography and International Inequality
Stephen  Redding,  Anthony J.  Venables,  May 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0495: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
Politics and the Economy in Pre-War Japan
Masataka  Matsuura,  Richard J  Smethurst,  February 2000
Paper No' JS/2000/381: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Social Exclusion and the Future of Cities
Anne  Power,  William Julius  Wilson,  February 2000
Paper No' CASE 035: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Investing in Children: What do we know? What should we do?
Sheldon  Danziger,  Jane  Waldfogel,  February 2000
Paper No' CASE 034: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
The Economics of Non-Governmental Organisations.
R.  Hopkins,  C.D.  Scott,  May 1999
Paper No' DEDPS 15: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Theoretical Economics Discussion Paper Series
Read My Lips: The Political Economy of Information Transmission
Timothy  Besley,  Rohini  Pande,  July 1998
Paper No' TE/1998/355: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality in Greece: An Analysis by Income Source
Christos  Papatheodorou,  July 1998
Paper No' DARP 039: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
What's the Point of a Development Strategy?
Amartya  Sen,  April 1997
Paper No' DEDPS 03: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Development and Thinking at the Beginning of the 21st Century
Amartya  Sen,  March 1997
Paper No' DEDPS 02: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.