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CEP Discussion Paper
Early-Life Correlates of Later-Life Well-Being: Evidence from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
Andrew E.  Clark,  Tom  Lee,  November 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1512: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Social Tenants' Health: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Landlord Interventions
Paul  Cheshire,  Stephen  Gibbons,  Jemma  Mouland,  August 2017
Paper No' SERCDP0219: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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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CEP Discussion Paper
The Hospital as a Multi-Product Firm: The Effect of Hospital Competition on Value-Added Indicators of Clinical Quality
Matthew  Skellern,  May 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1484: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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
In brief: Weekend opening of GP practices
Peter  Dolton,  Vikram  Pathania,  October 2016
Paper No' CEPCP482: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (2) Autumn2016 pages: 20-21
CentrePiece Magazine Article
A shortage of nurses?
David  Metcalf,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPCP476: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (1) Summer2016 pages: 24-27

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CASE Papers
Public and Private Welfare Activity in England
Tania  Burchardt,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  June 2016
Paper No' CASE/193: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Taking Care of the Budget? Practice-level Outcomes during Commissioning Reforms in England
Ted  Pinchbeck,  February 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0192: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Misery and mental health
Sarah  Flèche,  Richard  Layard,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPCP466: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (3) Winter2016 pages: 20-22

This article summarises ‘Do More of Those in Misery Suffer from Poverty, Unemployment or Mental Illness?’ by Sarah Flèche and Richard Layard, CEP Discussion Paper No.1356,June 2015.
CEP Discussion Paper
The Price Ain't Right? Hospital Prices and Health Spending on the Privately Insured
Zack  Cooper,  Stuart  Craig,  Martin  Gaynor,  John  Van Reenen,  December 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1395: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Reports
Does money in adulthood affect adult outcomes?
Kerris  Cooper,  Kitty  Stewart,  December 2015
Paper No' CASEreport 96: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
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CASE Reports
Older people's experiences of dignity and nutrition during hospital stays: Secondary data analysis using the Adult Inpatient Survey
Tania  Burchardt,  Polly  Vizard,  July 2015
Paper No' CASEreport 91: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CASE Briefs
Older people's experiences of dignity and nutrition during hospital stays: Secondary data analysis using the Adult Inpatient Survey
Tania  Burchardt,  Polly  Vizard,  July 2015
Paper No' CASEbrief 34: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Do More of those in Misery Suffer From Poverty, Unemployment or Mental Illness?
Sarah  Flèche,  Richard  Layard,  June 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1356: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Mothers, parenting and the impact of separation
Tina  Haux,  Lucinda  Platt,  Rachel  Rosenberg,  June 2015
Paper No' CASE/190: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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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 Discussion Paper
Do You Have To Win It To Fix It? A Longitudinal Study of Lottery Winners and Their Health Care Demand
Terence C.  Cheng,  Joan   Costa Font,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1339: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Coalition's Record on Health: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015
Polina  Obolenskaya,  Polly  Vizard,  January 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP16: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CASE Papers
Beyond Radicalism and Resignation: The Competing Logics for Public Participation in Policy Decisions
Rikki  Dean,  December 2014
Paper No' CASE/184: 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

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Thrive: The Power of Evidence Based Psychological Therapies by David M. Clark and Richard Layard, Penguin, 2014
CEP Discussion Paper
Education and Health Knowledge: Evidence from UK Compulsory Schooling Reforms
David W.  Johnston,  Grace  Lordan,  Michael A.  Shields,  Agne  Suziedelyte,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1297: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Because I'm Worth It: A Lab-Field Experiment on the Spillover Effects of Incentives in Health
Paul  Dolan,  Matteo M.  Galizzi,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1286: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Wealth Shocks and Health Outcomes: Evidence from Stock Market Fluctuations
Hannes  Schwandt,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1281: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
What Predicts a Successful Life? A Life-Course Model of Well-Being
Andrew E.  Clark,  Francesca  Cornaglia,  Richard  Layard,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  James  Vernoit,  October 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1245: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
What Predicts a Successful Life? A Life-Course Model of WellBeing, Richard Layard, Andrew Clark, Francesca Cornaglia, Nattavudh Powdthavee and James Vernoit, Economic Journal, Feature Issue, Vol. 124, Issue 580, pp. F720-F738, November 2014
Son of my Father? The Life-cycle Analysis of Well-being: Introduction, Andrew Clark, Economic Journal, Feature Issue, Vol. 124, Issue 580, November 2014
CEP Discussion Paper
Mental Illness and Unhappiness
Dan  Chisholm,  Richard  Layard,  Vikram  Patel,  Shekhar  Saxena,  September 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1239: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Labour's Record on Health (1997-2010)
Polina  Obolenskaya,  Polly  Vizard,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP02: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Winning Big But Feeling No Better? The Effect of Lottery Prizes on Physical and Mental Health
Bénédicte  Apouey,  Andrew E.  Clark,  July 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1228: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Free to choose? The impact of healthcare reform
Martin  Gaynor,  Carol  Propper,  Stephan  Seiler,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP397: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer2013 pages: 26-28

This article summarises 'Free to choose? Reform and demand response in the National Health Service' by Martin Gaynor, Carol Propper and Stephan Seiler, CEP Discussion Paper No.1179, November 2012
CEP Discussion Paper
The Marginal Income Effect of Education on Happiness: Estimating the Direct and Indirect Effects of Compulsory Schooling on Well-Being in Australia
Warn N.  Lekfuangfu,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  Mark  Wooden,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1214: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Whats the Good of Education on our Overall Quality of Life?, Nattavudh Powdthavee, Warn N. Lekfuangfu and Mark Wooden, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Volume 54, February 2015
CEP Discussion Paper
Mental Health: The New Frontier for Labour Economics
Richard  Layard,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1213: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Moving Up and Sliding Down: An Empirical Assessment of the Effect of Social Mobility on Subjective Wellbeing
Paul  Dolan,  Grace  Lordan,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1190: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Free to Choose? Reform and Demand Response in the English National Health Service
Martin  Gaynor,  Carol  Propper,  Stephan  Seiler,  November 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1179: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'Free to Choose? Reform, Choice, and Consideration Sets in the English National Health Service', Martin Gaynor, Carol Propper and Stephan Seiler, American Economic Review, 106(11), November 2016
CEP Discussion Paper
The Enduring Impact of Childhood Experience on Mental Health: Evidence Using Instrumented Co-Twin Data
Rachel  Berner Shalem,  Francesca  Cornaglia,  Jan-Emmanuel  De Neve,  November 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1175: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Healthcare Reform: The US Policy Debate
Zack  Cooper,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPUSA003: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Discussion Paper
Taxes, Cigarette Consumption, and Smoking Intensity: Reply
Jérôme  Adda,  Francesca  Cornaglia,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1167: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Musn't Grumble. Immigration, Health and Health Service Use in the UK and Germany
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1166: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Cautionary Note on Using Industry Affiliation to Predict Income
Jörn-Steffen  Pischke,  Hannes  Schwandt,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1163: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Decentralization of Health and Education in Developing Countries: A Quality-Adjusted Review of the Empirical Literature
Anila  Channa,  Jean-Paul  Faguet,  July 2012
Paper No' EOPP 038: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
How Mental Illness Loses Out in the NHS A report by The Centre for Economic Performance's Mental Health Policy Group
Richard  Layard,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPSP26: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Reports
Final report of the Hills Independent Fuel Poverty Review: Getting the Measure of Fuel Poverty
John  Hills,  March 2012
Paper No' CASEreport 72: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
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CASE Reports
Mental Health and Education Decisions
Francesca  Cornaglia,  Elena  Crivellaro,  Sandra  McNally,  February 2012
Paper No' CEEEDP0136: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Do Cash Transfers Improve Birth Outcomes? Evidence from Matched Vital Statistics, Social Security and Program Data
Verónica  Amarante,  Marco  Manacorda,  Edward  Miguel,  Andrea  Vigorito,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1106: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Shifting Balance of Private and Public Welfare Activity in the United Kingdom, 1979 to 2007
Daniel  Edmiston,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does High Involvement Management Improve Worker Wellbeing?
Alex  Bryson,  Petri  Böckerman,  Pekka  Ilmakunnas,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1095: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Model for the Delivery of Evidence-Based PSHE (Personal Wellbeing) in Secondary Schools
John  Coleman,  Daniel  Hale,  Richard  Layard,  August 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: Chernobyl: the long-term health and economic consequences
Hartmut  Lehmann,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2011
Paper No' CEPCP342: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (1) Summer2011 pages: 16-17

This article summarises 'The Impact of Chernobyl on Health and Labour Market Performance' by Hartmut Lehmann and Jonathan Wadsworth, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1052.
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Chernobyl on Health and Labour Market Performance
Hartmut  Lehmann,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1052: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Crime and Mental Wellbeing
Francesca  Cornaglia,  Andrew  Leigh,  April 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1049: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: Hospital performance: the impact of good management
Nicholas  Bloom,  Stephen  Dorgan,  Rebecca  Homkes,  Dennis  Layton,  Raffaella  Sadun,  John  Van Reenen,  March 2011
Paper No' CEPCP330: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (3) Winter2011 pages: 08-Sep-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises Management in Healthcare: Why Good Practice Really Matters by Stephen Dorgan, Dennis Layton, Nicholas Bloom, Rebecca Homkes, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen
CEP Discussion Paper
Did Vietnam Veterans Get Sicker in the 1990s? The Complicated Effects of Military Service on Self-Reported Health
Joshua D.  Angrist,  Stacey H.  Chen,  Brigham R.  Frandsen,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1041: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Map of Mental Health
Rachel  Smithies,  September 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0996: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Making the UK's aid budget work better
Peter  Boone,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP309: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 03-Jul-2015 00:00:00
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Do Child Tax Benefits Affect the Wellbeing of Children? Evidence from Canadian Child Benefit Expansions
Kevin  Milligan,  Mark  Stabile,  May 2010
Paper No' PEP 01: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
CEP Election Analysis 2010 - The complete Series, discussing research on some of the key policy battlegrounds of the 2010 General Election
April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA017: Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Health: Higher Spending has Improved Quality, But Productivity Must Increase
Zack  Cooper,  Alistair  McGuire,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA009: Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Does Hospital Competition Save Lives? Evidence from the English NHS Patient Choice Reforms
Zack  Cooper,  Steve  Gibbons,  Simon  Jones,  Alistair  McGuire,  January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0041: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Reducing the Risks to Health: The role of social protection Report of the Social Protection Task Group for the Strategic Review of Health Inequalities in England Post 2010
Howard  Glennerster,  June 2009
Paper No' CASE/139: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
CEP Discussion Paper
Anatomy of a Health Scare: Education, Income and the MMR Controversy in the UK
Dan  Anderberg,  Arnaud  Chevalier,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0929: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Long-Term Health Effects on the Next Generation of Ramadan Fasting During Pregnancy
Reyn  van Ewijk,  April 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0926: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
'The Value of Rude Health': Employees' Well Being, Absence and Workplace Performance
David  Marsden,  Simone  Moriconi,  April 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0919: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Effect of Health on Consumption Decisions in Later Life: Evidence from the UK
Eleni  Karagiannaki,  January 2009
Paper No' CASE/136: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Catastrophic Health Expenditure and Household Well-Being
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  Karine  Lamiraud,  November 2008
Paper No' DARP 098: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Early Child Outcomes
Emma  Tominey,  October 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0828: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Socio-Economic Status and Child Behaviour: Evidence from a contemporary UK cohort
Carol  Propper,  John A.  Rigg,  July 2007
Paper No' CASE/125: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality Measurement for Ordered Response Health Data
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  Tarik  Yalcin,  June 2007
Paper No' DARP 092: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health
Arnaud  Chevalier,  L  Feinstein,  August 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
The Depression Report: A New Deal for Depression and Anxiety Disorders
Richard Layard &  CEP Mental Health Policy Group,  June 2006
Paper No' CEPSP15: Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Health Supplier Quality and the Distribution of Child Health
Simon  Burgess,  Carol  Propper,  John A.  Rigg,  June 2005
Paper No' CASE 102: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Health Care: Evidence on the Impact of Increased Spending and Patient Choice
Alistair  McGuire,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2005
Paper No' CEPEA001: Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Impact of Low Income on Child Health: Evidence from a Birth Cohort Study
Simon  Burgess,  Carol  Propper,  John A.  Rigg,  May 2004
Paper No' CASE 085: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Unions and Industrial Injury in Great Britain
A. S.  Litwin,  August 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0468: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)