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CEP Election Analysis
Brexit as Climate Policy: The Agenda on Energy and the Environment
Ralf  Martin,  June 2017
Paper No' CEPEA043: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Discussion Paper
The Key Determinants of Happiness and Misery
Andrew E.  Clark,  Sarah  Flèche,  Richard  Layard,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  George  Ward,  June 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1485: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
The NHS and Social Care: Prospects for Funding, Staffing and Performance into the 2020s
Alistair  McGuire,  May 2017
Paper No' CEPEA037: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CentrePiece Magazine Article
Origins of happiness
Andrew  Clark,  Sarah  Flèche,  Richard  Layard,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  George  Ward,  March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP497: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (1) Spring2017 pages: 12-14
CentrePiece Magazine Article
The Stimulative Effect of an Unconditional Block Grant on the Decentralized Provision of Care
Mark  Kattenberg,  Wouter  Vermeulen,  November 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0209: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Media, Demonstrations, and Public Good Delivery: Evidence from World Bank Projects during Natural Disasters
Nicola  Limodio,  August 2016
Paper No' EOPP 62: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
in brief... Children's reading: evaluating a new teaching method
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPCP472: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (1) Summer2016 pages: 14-15

This article summarises ‘“Teaching to Teach” Literacy’ by Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1425, April 2016.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Brexit and the Impact of Immigration on the UK
Swati  Dhingra,  Gianmarco  Ottaviano,  John  Van Reenen,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2016
Paper No' CEPBREXIT05: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Special Report
Why Governments Won't Invest
Sir Vince  Cable,  March 2016
Paper No' CEPSP33: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
Slowing UK Wage Growth
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPRWU004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean: towards evidence-based policies
Laura  Jaitman,  Stephen  Machin,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPCP461: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (3) Winter2016 pages: 2-5
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Were we really all in it together? The distributional effects of the 2010-2015 UK Coalition government's tax-benefit policy changes: an end-of-term update
Paola  De Agostini,  John  Hills,  Holly  Sutherland,  September 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP22: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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In brief... Making a difference in education
Robert  Cassen,  Sandra  McNally,  Anna  Vignoles,  July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP446: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer2015 pages: 16-17

This paper has been published as:
Making a Difference in Education: What the Evidence Says by Robert Cassen, Sandra McNally and Anna Vignoles is published by Routledge.
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In brief... A Global Apollo Programme to tackle climate change
Richard  Layard,  July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP444: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer2015 pages: 21-23

This article summarises A Global Apollo Programme to Tackle Climate Change by David King, John Browne, Richard Layard, Gus O’Donnell, Martin Rees, Nicholas Stern and Adair Turner.
CEP Election Analysis
A New Priority for Mental Health
Richard  Layard,  May 2015
Paper No' CEPEA035: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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,  Gabriel  Zucman,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA034: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Health: How Will the NHS Fare in a Cold Climate?
Alistair  McGuire,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA028: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Gender Gaps in the UK Labour Market: jobs, pay and family-friendly policies
Ghazala  Azmat,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA027: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Paying for Higher Education
Gill  Wyness,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA026: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Schools: The Evidence on Academies, Resources and Pupil Performance
Sandra  McNally,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA023: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Should We Stay or Should We Go? The economic consequences of leaving the EU
Swati  Dhingra,  Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  Thomas  Sampson,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA022: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Productivity and Business Policies
Isabelle  Roland,  Anna  Valero,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA021: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Austerity: Growth Costs and Post-Election Plans
John  Van Reenen,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA020: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPEA019: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Were we really all in it together? The distributional effects of the UK Coalition government's tax-benefit policy changes
Paola  De Agostini,  John  Hills,  Holly  Sutherland,  November 2014
Paper No' SPCCWP10: Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Election Analysis
Hard times, new directions? The impact of local government spending cuts on three deprived neighbourhoods. Final report.
Anne Marie  Brady,  Amanda  Fitzgerald,  Ruth  Lupton,  November 2014
Paper No' SPCCWP09: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Policy for better mental health
Richard  Layard,  October 2014
Paper No' CEPCP429: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (2) Autumn2014 pages: 14-15

This paper has been published as:
Thrive: The Power of Evidence Based Psychological Therapies by David M. Clark and Richard Layard, Penguin, 2014
CEP Policy Analysis
Immigration, the European Union and the UK Labour Market
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPPA015: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Eliciting Taxpayer Preferences Increases Tax Compliance
Jan-Emmanuel  De Neve,  Cait  Lamberton,  Michael I.  Norton,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1270: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Relocation of Public Sector Workers: Evaluating a Place-based Policy
Giulia  Faggio,  February 2014
Paper No' SERCDP0155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Tackling long-term unemployment
Barbara  Petrongolo,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP416: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter2014 pages: 26-28
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Economics of higher education
Richard  Murphy,  Gill  Wyness,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP412: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter2014 pages: 14-15
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Hard Times, New Directions? The Impact of Local Government Spending Cuts in London (Interim Report Summary)
Amanda  Fitzgerald,  Ruth  Lupton,  January 2014
Paper No' SPCCRN008: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Hard Times, New Directions? The Impact of Local Government Spending Cuts in London (Interim Report)
Amanda  Fitzgerald,  Ruth  Lupton,  Ronan  Smyth,  Polly  Vizard,  December 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP07: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
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CentrePiece Magazine Article
Does school spending matter?
Steve  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP404: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 18-21

This article summarises ‘The Effects of Resources Across School Phases: A Summary of Recent Evidence’ by Steve Gibbons and Sandra McNally, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1226, June 2013
CASE Papers
Labour's Record on the Under Fives: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010
Kitty  Stewart,  October 2013
Paper No' CASE/176: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Effects of Resources Across School Phases: A Summary of Recent Evidence
Stephen  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1226: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Distribution of Local Government Finance by Local Authority-Level Deprivation
Alex  Fenton,  Amanda  Fitzgerald,  Ruth  Lupton,  April 2013
Paper No' SPCCRN005: Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
What Gives? Household Consumption Patterns and the 'Big Trade Off' with Public Consumption
Francesca  Bastagli,  John  Hills,  March 2013
Paper No' CASE/170: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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,  John  Van Reenen,  January 2013
Paper No' CEPSP28: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Immigration and the UK Labour Market
David  Metcalf,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPCP381: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (3) Winter2012 pages: 17-Dec-2015 00:00:00
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Healthcare Reform: The US Policy Debate
Zack  Cooper,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPUSA003: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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In brief: Mental illness and the NHS
Richard  Layard,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPCP380: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (2) Autumn2012 pages: 28

This article summarises 'How Mental Illness Loses Out in the NHS', a report by CEP's Mental Health Policy Group.
CEP Policy Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market: The latest evidence from economic research
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPPA014: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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In brief: Urban schools: does money make a difference?
Steve  Gibbons,  Sandra  McNally,  Martina  Viarengo,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPCP367: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (1) Spring2012 pages: 13-Dec-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises 'Does Additional Spending Help Urban Schools? An Evaluation Using Boundary Discontinuities', by Steve Gibbons, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo, Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper No. 128, September 2011
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Growth and productivity: UK economic performance since 1997
Dan  Corry,  Anna  Valero,  John  Van Reenen,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPCP366: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (1) Spring2012 pages: 08-Nov-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises 'UK Economic Performance Since 1997: Growth, Productivity and Jobs', by Dan Corry, Anna Valero and John Van Reenen, Centre for Economic Performance Special Paper No. 24, December 2011
CEP Special Report
UK Economic Performance Since 1997: Growth, Productivity and Jobs
Dan  Corry,  Anna  Valero,  John  Van Reenen,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPSP24: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

More details on the research discussed here are in 'UK Economic Performance Since 1997: Growth, Productivity and Jobs' by Dan Corry, Anna Valero and John Van Reenen - a Report published by the Centre for Economic Performance in November 2011.
CEP Policy Analysis
Apprenticeship Policy in England: Increasing Skills versus Boosting Young People's Job Prospects
Hilary  Steedman,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPPA013: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
In Search of a Theory of Debt Management
Elisa  Faraglia,  Albert  Marcet,  Andrew  Scott,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1083: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Towards the ‘Big Society’: What role for neighbourhood working? Evidence from a comparative European study
Catherine  Durose,  Jonathan  France,  Ruth  Lupton,  Liz  Richardson,  October 2011
Paper No' CASE/154: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
DECENTRALIZATION AND GOVERNANCE
Jean-Paul  Faguet,  June 2011
Paper No' EOPP 027: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
How Big (Small?) are Fiscal Multipliers?
Ethan  Ilzetzki,  Enrique G.  Mendoza,  Carlos A.  Végh,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1016: 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
Capitalization of Central Government Grants into Local House Prices: Panel Data Evidence from England
Christian A. L.  Hilber,  Teemu  Lyytikäinen,  Wouter  Vermeulen,  September 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0057: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Interdependence and Determinants of Childhood Outcomes: The Relevance for Policy. Report to the Department of Children, Schools and Families
Bilal  Nasim,  August 2010
Paper No' CEESP03: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
International Studies Discussion Paper Series
Weaknesses in Japan’s Postwar Politics
Reiko  Oyama,  Tomoki  Takeda,  June 2010
Paper No' IS/2010/552: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Redistributive Taxation, Public Expenditure and the Size of Government
Sanghamitra  Bandyopadhyay,  Joan  Esteban,  December 2009
Paper No' DARP 095: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
The Flypaper Effect Revisited
Fernando  Aragon,  January 2009
Paper No' EOPP 004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
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)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia
Jean-Paul  Faguet,  Fabio  Sanchez,  March 2006
Paper No' DEDPS 47: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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World Development (Vol. 36, No. 7) July, 2008
Political Economy and Public Policy Discussion Paper Series
GOVERNANCE FROM BELOW A Theory of Local Government With Two Empirical Tests
Jean-Paul  Faguet,  August 2005
Paper No' PEPP 12: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fiscal Discipline and the Cost of Public Debt Service: Some Estimates for OECD Countries
Silvia  Ardagna,  Francesco  Caselli,  Timothy  Lane,  January 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0670: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Why So Much Centralization? A Model of Primitive Centripetal Accumulation
Jean-Paul  Faguet,  June 2004
Paper No' DEDPS 43: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Collateral Value and Forbearance Lending
Nan-Kuang  Chen,  Hsiao-Lei  Chu,  December 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0603: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
Business and Politics in Early 20th Century Japan
Masato  Kimura,  Peter von  Staden,  March 2002
Paper No' JS/2002/429: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
International Studies Discussion Paper Series
San Francisco: 50 Years On - Part One
Sir Hugh  Cortazzi,  Roger  Dingman,  Peter  Lowe,  Kenji  Tozawa,  September 2001
Paper No' IS/2001/425: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
International Studies Discussion Paper Series
Aspects of Japan's Recent Relations with Asia
Mutsumi  Hirano,  Kenji  Tozawa,  John  West,  November 2000
Paper No' IS/2000/403: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Fallacy of the Fiscal Theory of the Price Level
W.H.  Buiter,  March 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0447: Read Abstract | Buy
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Public-Private Partnership for the Provision of Public Goods: Theory and an Application to NGOs
Timothy  Besley,  Maitreesh  Ghatak,  August 1999
Paper No' DEDPS 17: 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)
International Studies Discussion Paper Series
The Iwakura Mission in Britain, 1872
John  Breen,  Oliver  Checkland,  Andrew  Cobbing,  Akiko  Ohta,  March 1998
Paper No' IS/1998/349: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Boundaries between Public and Private Welfare: a typology and map of services (publ.as Private Welfare and Public Policy, Burchardt, Hills and Propper, Rowntree Foundation, Jan 1999)
Tania  Burchardt,  November 1997
Paper No' CASE 002: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Theoretical Economics Discussion Paper Series
Analyzing the Case for Government Intervention in a Representative Democracy
Timothy  Besley,  Stephen  Coate,  September 1997
Paper No' TE/1997/335: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.