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CentrePiece Magazine Article
Superstar houses and the American mortgage frenzy
Clement  Bellet,  March 2017
Paper No' CEPCP498: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 22 (1) Spring2017 pages: 15-18
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Welfare and Inequality Comparisons for Uni- and Multi-dimensional Distributions of Ordinal Data
Frank A  Cowell,  Martyna  Kobus,  Radoslaw  Kurek,  January 2017
Paper No' PEP 31: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Paradox of the Joneses: Superstar Houses and Mortgage Frenzy in Suburban America
Clement  Bellet,  January 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1462: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Inequality and the Capability Approach
Tania  Burchardt,  Rod  Hick,  January 2017
Paper No' CASE/201: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Econometrics Discussion Paper Series
Local M-estimation with discontinuous criterion for dependent and limited observations
Myung  Hwan Seo,  Taisuke  Otsu,  October 2016
Paper No' EM/589: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Econometrics Discussion Paper Series
The Housing Market Impacts of Constraining Second Home Investments
Christian A. L.  Hilber,  Olivier  Schöni,  August 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0204: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Econometrics Discussion Paper Series
Pareto models, top incomes, and recent trends in UK income inequality
Stephen P  Jenkins,  August 2016
Paper No' PEP 30: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Spatial microsimulation estimates of household income distributions in London boroughs, 2001 and 2011
Alex  Fenton,  July 2016
Paper No' CASE/196: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Discussion Paper
Top Incomes and Human Well-Being Around the World
Richard V.  Burkhauser,  Jan-Emmanuel  De Neve,  Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  January 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1400: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Income Poverty, Affluence and Polarisation Viewed From The Median
Rolf  Aaberge,  A.B.  Atkinson,  Henrik  Sigstad,  December 2015
Paper No' CASE/194: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CASE Papers
Modern Family: Female Breadwinners and the Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Norms
Panos  Mavrokonstantis,  November 2015
Paper No' PEP 27: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Understanding the improved performance of disadvantaged pupils in London
Jo  Blanden,  Ellen  Greaves,  Paul  Gregg,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  Luke  Sibieta,  September 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP21: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Wealth Inequality in the United States since 1913: Evidence from Capitalized Income Tax Data
Emmanuel  Saez,  Gabriel  Zucman,  August 2015
Paper No' PEP 26: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
A fresh look at an old question: is pro-poor targeting of cash transfers more effective than universal systems at reducing inequality and poverty?
Abigail  McKnight,  July 2015
Paper No' CASE/191: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Firming Up Inequality
Nick  Bloom,  Fatih  Guvenen,  David J.  Price,  Jae  Song,  May 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1354: 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
Inequality: Are we really 'all in this together'?
Gabriel  Zucman,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA030: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Has Performance Pay Increased Wage Inequality in Britain?
Mark  Bryan,  Alex  Bryson,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1346: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in London (2007-2013)
Jack  Cunliffe,  Chris  Grollman,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Ruth  Lupton,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  Stephanie  Thomson,  Polly  Vizard,  March 2015
Paper No' SPCCRR06: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Discussion Paper
Falling Behind, Getting Ahead: The Changing Structure of Inequality in the UK, 2007-2013
Jack  Cunliffe,  John  Hills,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  March 2015
Paper No' SPCCRR05: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Election Analysis
Real Wages and Living Standards
Stephen  Machin,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA024: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Monitoring the evolution of income poverty and real incomes over time
A.B.  Atkinson,  Anne-Catherine  Guio,  Eric  Marlier,  March 2015
Paper No' CASE/188: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trust and Racial Income Inequality: Evidence from the U.S.
Andrea  Tesei,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1331: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Rise of the Machines: The Effects of Labor-Saving Innovations on Jobs and Wages
Andy  Feng,  Georg  Graetz,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1330: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The income distribution in the UK: A picture of advantage and disadvantage
Stephen P  Jenkins,  February 2015
Paper No' CASE/186: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Piketty in the long run
Frank A  Cowell,  February 2015
Paper No' CASE/185: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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CASE Papers
The Coalition's Record on Cash Transfers, Poverty and Inequality 2010-2015
John  Hills,  January 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP11: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
It's Where You Work: Increases in Earnings Dispersion across Establishments and Individuals in the US
Erling  Barth,  Alex  Bryson,  James C.  Davis,  Richard  Freeman,  November 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1311: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Knowledge-based Hierarchies: Using Organizations to Understand the Economy
Luis  Garicano,  Esteban  Rossi-Hansberg,  October 2014
Paper No' CEPOP43: 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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Falling real wages
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPCP422: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 19 (1) Spring2014 pages: 19-21
CASE Papers
Disabled People’s Financial Histories: Uncovering the disability wealth-penalty
Abigail  McKnight,  April 2014
Paper No' CASE/181: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Political Economy of Inclusive Rural Growth
Michael  Carter,  John  Morrow,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1259: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Upward Social Mobility, Well-being and Political Preferences: Evidence from the BHPS
Andrew E.  Clark,  Emanuela  D'Angelo,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1252: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Has job polarisation squeezed the American middle class?
Michael  Boehm,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP400: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 07-Sep-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises ‘Has Job Polarization Squeezed the Middle Class? Evidence from the Allocation of Talents’ by Michael Boehm, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1215.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Lovely and lousy jobs
Alan  Manning,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP398: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 02-Apr-2015 00:00:00

Initial research was published in ‘Lousy and Lovely Jobs: The Rising Polarization of Work in Britain’,Maarten Goos and Alan Manning, CEP Discussion Paper No. 604, December 2003

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Review of Economics and Statistics 89(1): 118-33, February 2007
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Cheap Imports and the Loss of U.S. Manufacturing Jobs
Abigail  Cooke,  Thomas  Kemeny,  David  Rigby,  November 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0148: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Intergenerational Persistence in Income and Social Class: The Impact of Within-Group Inequality
Jo  Blanden,  Paul  Gregg,  Lindsey  Macmillan,  September 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1242: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Labour's Record on Cash Transfers, Poverty, Inequality and the Lifecycle 1997 - 2010
John  Hills,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP05: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Prosperity, Poverty and Inequality in London 2000/01-2010/11
Jack  Cunliffe,  Alex  Fenton,  Amanda  Fitzgerald,  Ludovica  Gambaro,  Ruth  Lupton,  Polly  Vizard,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCRR03: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
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CEP Discussion Paper
Winners and Losers in the Crisis: The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK 2007 - 2010
Jack  Cunliffe,  Ludovica  Gambaro,  John  Hills,  Ruth  Lupton,  Polina  Obolenskaya,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCRR02: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (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)
CASE Papers
Public policy and inequalities of choice and autonomy
Tania  Burchardt,  Martin  Evans,  Holly  Holder,  June 2013
Paper No' CASE/174: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Question of Degree: The Effects of Degree Class on Labor Market Outcomes
Andy  Feng,  Georg  Graetz,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1221: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Has Job Polarization Squeezed the Middle Class? Evidence from the Allocation of Talents
Michael J.  Boehm,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1215: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Accounting for cross-country differences in wealth inequality
Frank A  Cowell,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Abigail  McKnight,  March 2013
Paper No' CASE/168: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Bankers and their bonuses
Brian  Bell,  John  Van Reenen,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPOP35: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
The Economic Journal V124, F1-F21 (February 2014)
CEP Occasional Paper
Extreme Wage Inequality: Pay at the Very Top
Brian  Bell,  John  Van Reenen,  February 2013
Paper No' CEPOP34: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings (2013) 103(3): 153–157
CASE Papers
Wealth accumulation in Great Britain 1995-2005: The role of house prices and the life cycle
Francesca  Bastagli,  John  Hills,  December 2012
Paper No' CASE/166: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Minimum Wages and Wage Inequality: Some Theory and an Application to the UK
Tim  Butcher,  Richard  Dickens,  Alan  Manning,  November 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1177: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Mapping and measuring the distribution of household wealth: A cross-country analysis
Frank A  Cowell,  Eleni  Karagiannaki,  Abigail  McKnight,  November 2012
Paper No' CASE/165: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Inequality and opportunity: the return of a neglected debate
Stephen  Machin,  John  Van Reenen,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPUSA004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Occasional Paper
Hooray for GDP!
Nicholas  Oulton,  August 2012
Paper No' CEPOP30: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Trade Liberalisation Does Not Always Raise Wage Premia: Evidence from Ugandan Districts
Massimiliano  Calì,  June 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0114: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Selection into Trade and Wage Inequality
Thomas  Sampson,  June 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1152: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Inequality: From Theory to Estimation
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Marc-Andreas  Muendler,  Stephen  Redding,  April 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1138: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Deliberative research as a tool to make value judgements
Tania  Burchardt,  April 2012
Paper No' CASE/159: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Enfranchisement and Representation: Italy 1909-1913
Valentino  Larcinese,  December 2011
Paper No' EOPP 032: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Assignment Reversals: Trade, Skill Allocation and Wage Inequality
Thomas  Sampson,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1105: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Evaluation of English Education Policies
Stephen  Machin,  Sandra  McNally,  December 2011
Paper No' CEEDP0131: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Minimum Wage and Inequality - The Effects of Education and Technology
Zsófia L.  Bárány,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1076: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Rising Wage Inequality and Postgraduate Education
Joanne  Lindley,  Stephen  Machin,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1075: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
The Rising Postgraduate Wage Premium, Joanne Lindley and Stephen Machin, Economica, Volume 83, Issue 330, April 2016
CEP Discussion Paper
Managerial Incentives and Compensation in a Global Market
Yanhui  Wu,  August 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1066: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Social Housing and Social Exclusion 2000-2011
Rebecca  Tunstall,  July 2011
Paper No' CASE/153: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Magnitude and Correlates of Inter-vivos Transfers in the UK
Eleni  Karagiannaki,  June 2011
Paper No' CASE/151: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The impact of inheritance on the distribution of wealth: Evidence from the UK
Eleni  Karagiannaki,  June 2011
Paper No' CASE/148: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Rrecent trends in the size and the distribution of inherited wealth in the UK
Eleni  Karagiannaki,  June 2011
Paper No' CASE/146: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Wage Inequality,Technology and Trade: 21st Century Evidence
John  Van Reenen,  May 2011
Paper No' CEPOP28: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade and Labor Market Outcomes
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Stephen  Redding,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1028: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Contribution of the Minimum Wage to U.S. Wage Inequality over Three Decades: A Reassessment
David H.  Autor,  Alan  Manning,  Christopher L.  Smith,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1025: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
The shrinking middle
Guy  Michaels,  Ashwini  Natraj,  John  Van Reenen,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPCP326: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (2) Autumn2010 pages: 22-26

This article summarises 'Has ICT Polarized Skill Demand? Evidence from Eleven Countries over 25 Years' by Guy Michaels, Ashwini Natraj and John Van Reenen, CEP Discussion Paper No. 987 (http://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/dp0987.pdf).

This paper has been published as:
Has ICT polarized skill demand? Evidence from eleven countries over twenty-five years, Guy Michaels, Ashwini Natraj and John Van Reenen, The Review of Economics and Statistics, Volume 96, Issue 1, March 2014
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Median Independent Inequality Orderings
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  Tarik  Yalcin,  October 2010
Paper No' DARP 103: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Employment, Inequality and the UK National Minimum Wage over the Medium-Term
Peter  Dolton,  Chiara  Rosazza-Bondibene,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1007: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Variation in Educational Outcomes and Policies Across Countries and of Schools within Countries
Richard  Freeman,  Stephen  Machin,  Martina  Viarengo,  August 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0117: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Has ICT Polarized Skill Demand? Evidence from Eleven Countries over 25 Years
Guy  Michaels,  Ashwini  Natraj,  John  Van Reenen,  June 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0987: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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This paper has been published as:
Has ICT polarized skill demand? Evidence from eleven countries over twenty-five years, Guy Michaels, Ashwini Natraj and John Van Reenen, The Review of Economics and Statistics, Volume 96, Issue 1, March 2014
CEE Discussion Paper
The Kuznets Curve of Education: A Global Perspective on Education Inequalities
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  June 2010
Paper No' CEEDP0116: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Optimal Control of Externalities in the Presence of Income Taxation
Louis  Kaplow,  May 2010
Paper No' PEP 02: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
Bankers' Pay and Extreme Wage Inequality in the UK
Brian  Bell,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPSP21: 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
Inequality: Still Higher, But Labour's Policies Kept it Down
Stephen  Machin,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA015: Full paper (pdf)

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CASE Reports
An Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK - Report of the National Equality Panel
John  Hills,  January 2010
Paper No' CASEreport 60: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
How Much Can We Learn from International Comparisons of Intergenerational Mobility?
Jo  Blanden,  November 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0111: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Century of Education
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  September 2009
Paper No' CEEDP0109: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Does Decentralization Matter for Regional Disparities? A Cross-Country Analysis
Roberto  Ezcurra,  Andrés  Rodríguez-Pose,  July 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0025: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Inequality and Unemployment in a Global Economy
Elhanan  Helpman,  Oleg  Itskhoki,  Stephen  Redding,  July 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0940: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Econometrics Discussion Paper Series
Nonparametric Estimation of a Polarization Measure
Gordon  Anderson,  Oliver  Linton,  Yoon-Jae  Whang,  June 2009
Paper No' EM/2009/534: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trading Partners and Trading Volumes: Implementing the Helpman-Melitz-Rubinstein Model Empirically
J. M. C.  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0935: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Trading Partners and Trading Volumes: Implementing the Helpman-Melitz-Rubinstein Model Empirically, J. M. C. Santos Silva and Silvana Tenreyro, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Volume 77, Issue 1, February 2015
CEP Discussion Paper
The Century of Education
Christian  Morrisson,  Fabrice  Murtin,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0934: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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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)
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CEP Discussion Paper
Further Simulation Evidence on the Performance of the Poisson Pseudo-Maximum Likelihood Estimator
J. M. C.  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  May 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0933: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Goodness-of-Fit: An Economic Approach
Sanghamitra  Bandyopadhyay,  Frank A  Cowell,  Emmanuel  Flachaire,  April 2009
Paper No' DARP 101: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality Decomposition - A Reconciliation
Frank A  Cowell,  Carlo V.  Fiorio,  April 2009
Paper No' DARP 100: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
The Class of Absolute Decomposable Inequality Measures
Kristof  Bosmans,  Frank A  Cowell,  February 2009
Paper No' DARP 099: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Education and Income Inequality in the Regions of the European Union
Andrés  Rodríguez-Pose,  Vassilis  Tselios,  November 2008
Paper No' SERCDP0011: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Changes in Earnings Inequality and Mobility in Great Britain 1978/9-2005/6
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPOP21: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Changes in earnings inequality and mobility in Great Britain 1978/9-2005/6
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CASE/132: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Statistical Inference for Multidimensional Inequality Indices
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  August 2008
Paper No' DARP 097: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Minimum Wages and Earnings Inequality in Urban Mexico. Revisiting the Evidence
Mariano  Bosch,  Marco  Manacorda,  July 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0880: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Evolution of Locations, Specialisation and Factor Returns with Two Distinct Waves of Globalisation
Jang Ping  Thia,  June 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0875: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Manpower Human Resources Lab Discussion Paper
Performance Pay and Within-Firm Wage Inequality
Erling  Barth,  Bernt  Bratsberg,  Torbjørn  Hægeland,  Oddbjørn  Raaum,  April 2008
Paper No' MHRLDP0007: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Distributional Orderings: An Approach with Seven Flavours
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  Wulf  Gaertner,  October 2007
Paper No' DARP 093: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Evolution of Inequality in Productivity and Wages: Panel Data Evidence
Giulia  Faggio,  Kjell  Salvanes,  John  Van Reenen,  August 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0821: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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Industrial and Corporate Change, 2010 19(6): 1919-1951
CEP Discussion Paper
Spend It Like Beckham? Inequality and Redistribution in the UK, 1983-2004
Andreas  Georgiadis,  Alan  Manning,  August 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0816: 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)
CEP Special Report
Changes in Wage Inequality
Stephen  Machin,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2007
Paper No' CEPSP18: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
On the Measurement of Polarisation: A questionnaire study
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  Xavier  Ramos,  March 2007
Paper No' DARP 090: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Marginal Utility of Income
Richard  Layard,  Guy  Mayraz,  Stephen  Nickell,  March 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0784: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality and Envy
Frank A  Cowell,  Udo  Ebert,  December 2006
Paper No' DARP 088: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Growth and inequality: a demographic explanation
Kazutoshi  Miyazawa,  December 2006
Paper No' DARP 087: Read Abstract | Buy
CEP Discussion Paper
American Economic Development Since the Civil War or the Virtue of Education
Fabrice  Murtin,  December 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0765: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Immigration on the Structure of Male Wages: Theory and Evidence from Britain
Marco  Manacorda,  Alan  Manning,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  October 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0754: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality: Measurement
Frank A  Cowell,  August 2006
Paper No' DARP 086: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Off-Shoring of Business Services and De-Industrialization: Threat or Opportunity - and for Whom?
Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  July 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0734: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Gini, Deprivation and Complaints
Frank A  Cowell,  February 2006
Paper No' DARP 084: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Decomposition of Bivariate Inequality Indices by Attributes
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  Pierre-Yves   Geoffard,  February 2006
Paper No' DARP 083: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Understanding Inequality Trends: Microsimulation Decomposition for Italy
Carlo V.  Fiorio,  February 2006
Paper No' DARP 078: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Superstars and Renaissance Men: Specialization, Market Size and the Income Distribution
Richard  Walker,  November 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0707: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Growth and Inequality: A Demographic Explanation,(published in Journal of Population Economics, vol. 19 (2006), pp. 559-578)
Kazutoshi  Miyazawa,  July 2005
Paper No' DARP 075: 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
The Log of Gravity
Joao  Santos Silva,  Silvana  Tenreyro,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0701: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Inflation, Inequality and Social Conflict
Christopher  Crowe,  November 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0657: 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)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Self Selection of Migrant Workers Revisited
Eran  Yashiv,  October 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0655: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Labor Market Institutions, Wages and Investment
Jörn-Steffen  Pischke,  September 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0652: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Discussion Paper
We Can Work It Out: the Impact of Technological Change on the Demand for Low Skill Workers
Alan  Manning,  June 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0640: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Reconciling Workless Measures at the Individual and Household Level: Theory and Evidence from the United States, Britain, Germany, Spain and Australia
Paul  Gregg,  Rosanna  Scutella,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0635: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Lousy and Lovely Jobs: the Rising Polarization of Work in Britain
Maarten  Goos,  Alan  Manning,  December 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0604: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Distance, Skill Deepening and Development: Will Peripheral Countries Ever Get Rich?
Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  June 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0572: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Perceptions of Risk: an Experimental Approach using Internet Questionnaires, (published in Research on Economic Inequality, vol. 12 (2004), pp. 99-132).
Frank A  Cowell,  Guillermo  Cruces,  May 2003
Paper No' DARP 070: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Theil, Inequality and the Structure of Income Distribution,(published in Research on Economic Inequality, vol. 13 (2006), pp. 345-360).
Frank A  Cowell,  May 2003
Paper No' DARP 067: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Preference Reversals and the Analysis of Income Distributions
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  Leima  Davidovitz,  Avraham   Polovin,  March 2003
Paper No' DARP 066: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Recent Changes in the Distribution of the Social Wage
Tom  Sefton,  December 2002
Paper No' CASE 062: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does Inequality in Skills Explain Inequality of Earnings Across Advanced Countries?
Dan  Devroye,  Richard  Freeman,  November 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0552: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Has The National Minimum Wage Reduced UK Wage Inequality?
Richard  Dickens,  Alan  Manning,  June 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0533: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Give PC's a Chance: Personal Computer Ownership and the Digital Divide in the United States and Great Britain
John  Schmitt,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  April 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0526: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Sensitivity of Inequality Measures to Extreme Values, (published in Journal of Econometrics, vol. 141, (2007), pp. 1044-1072).
Frank A  Cowell,  Emmanuel  Flachaire,  March 2002
Paper No' DARP 060: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spatial Agglomeration Dynamics
Danny  Quah,  March 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0521: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Measuring Inequality by Counting 'Complaints': Theory and Empirics, (published in Economics and Philosophy, vol. 19 (2003) pp. 241–263)
Kurt  Devooght,  January 2002
Paper No' DARP 059: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
What Makes a Revolution?
Robert  MacCulloch,  September 2001
Paper No' DEDPS 30: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Risk and Inequality Perceptions
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  July 2001
Paper No' DARP 055: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Attitudes towards Risk and Inequality: A Questionnaire-Experimental Approach, (published in Experimental Economics: Financial Markets, Auctions, and Decision Making, Andersson, F. and Holm, H. J. (ed.), Kluwer, Dewenter (2002) Chapter 9, 85-115)
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  June 2001
Paper No' DARP 056: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Education, Inequality and Income Inequality
Daniele  Checchi,  May 2001
Paper No' DARP 052: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Jobs, Workers and Changes in Earnings Dispersion
Simon  Burgess,  Julia  Lane,  David  Stevens,  April 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0491: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
A Note on the Estimation of Intergenerational Income Correlations by the Method of Averaging
Ramses H.  Abul Naga,  January 2001
Paper No' DARP 054: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Decomposing Inequality in Greece: Results and Policy Implications
Christos  Papatheodorou,  November 2000
Paper No' DARP 049: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Taxation for the Enabling State
John  Hills,  August 2000
Paper No' CASE 041: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Estimating Welfare Indices: Household Weights and Sample Design, (published in Research on Economic Inequality, vol. 9 (2002), pp. 147-172).
Frank A  Cowell,  Stephen P  Jenkins,  June 2000
Paper No' DARP 048: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Low Inequality with Low Redistribution? An analysis of income distribution in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan compared to Britain
Didier  Jacobs,  January 2000
Paper No' CASE 033: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Statistical Inference for Welfare under Complete and Incomplete Information, (published in Journal of Economic Inequality, vol. 1 (2003), pp. 191-219)
Frank A  Cowell,  Maria-Pia  Victoria-Feser,  December 1999
Paper No' DARP 047: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Choices in Egalitarian Distribution: Inequality Aversion versus Risk Aversion
Leima  Davidovitz,  Yoram  Kroll,  March 1999
Paper No' DARP 043: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Education or Inflation? The Roles of Structural Factors and Macroeconomic Instability in Explaining Brazilian Inequality in the 1980s
Francisco H.G.  Ferreira,  Julie  Litchfield,  July 1998
Paper No' DARP 041: 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)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Measurement of Inequality (published in Handbook of Income Distribution, A B Atkinson and F Bourguignon (eds), 2000)
Frank A  Cowell,  July 1998
Paper No' DARP 036: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
The Subjective Approach to the Measurement of Income Inequality (published in Handbook of Income Inequality Measurement, J Silber (ed), Kluwer Academic Publishers (1999), pp.227-241)
Yoram  Amiel,  June 1998
Paper No' DARP 038: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Linear Inequality Concepts and Social Welfare
Udo  Ebert,  November 1997
Paper No' DARP 033: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Inequality, Welfare and Monotonicity
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  April 1997
Paper No' DARP 029: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
On the Performance of Social Benefit Systems
Christian  Schluter,  April 1997
Paper No' DARP 028: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Equivalence of Scales and Inequality (published in Income Inequality Measurement: From Theory to Practice, J Silber (ed), Dewenter: Kluwer (1999)
Frank A  Cowell,  Magda  Mercader-Prats,  April 1997
Paper No' DARP 027: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Income Transformation and Income Inequality (published in Advances in Econometrics, Income Distribution & Scientific Methodology: Essays in Honour of Camilo Dagum, Daniel Slottje (ed)(Physica Verlag, 1999, pp.209-232)
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  January 1997
Paper No' DARP 024: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Estimation of Inequality Indices, (published in Income Inequality Measurement:From Theory to Practice, J Silber (ed), Dewenter: Kluwer 1999)
Frank A  Cowell,  October 1996
Paper No' DARP 025: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Growing Apart: Inequality and Poverty Trends in Brazil in the 1980s
Francisco H.G.  Ferreira,  Julie  Litchfield,  August 1996
Paper No' DARP 023: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Workers or Employers: Who is Shaping Wage Inequality in Portugal?
Ana Rute  Cardosa,  August 1996
Paper No' DARP 022: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Modelling Income Distribution in Spain: A Robust Parametric Approach
Mercedes Prieto  Alaiz,  Maria-Pia  Victoria-Feser,  June 1996
Paper No' DARP 020: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Income Distribution in Brazil 1981-1990: Parametric and Non-Parametric Approaches
Frank A  Cowell,  Francisco H.G.  Ferreira,  Julie  Litchfield,  March 1996
Paper No' DARP 021: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Income Distribution and Inequality in Germany: Evidence from Panel Data
Christian  Schluter,  March 1996
Paper No' DARP 016: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Family Instability, Family Incomes and Inequality
Frank A  Cowell,  March 1996
Paper No' DARP 012: Read Abstract | Buy
Theoretical Economics Discussion Paper Series
Roads to Equality: Wealth Distribution Dynamics with Public-Private Capital Complementarity
Francisco H.G.  Ferreira,  April 1995
Paper No' TE/1995/286: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
The Measurement of Poverty: An Experimental Questionnaire Investigation (published in Empirical Economics, vol.22 (1997), pp.571-588)
Yoram  Amiel,  Frank A  Cowell,  July 1994
Paper No' DARP 005: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Robustness properties of poverty indices, (Now published in European Economic Review, vol. 40 (1996), pp. 1761-1771)
Frank A  Cowell,  Maria-Pia  Victoria-Feser,  May 1994
Paper No' DARP 008: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
How much inequality can we explain? A methodology and an application to the USA (Now published in The Economic Journal, vol.105, no.429 (March 1995), pp. 421-430)
Frank A  Cowell,  Stephen P  Jenkins,  May 1994
Paper No' DARP 007: Read Abstract | Buy
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Robust estimation of personal income distribution models, (revised version published in The Canadian Journal of Statistics 22 (1994), pp. 247—258)
Maria-Pia  Victoria-Feser,  October 1993
Paper No' DARP 004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Mixed dominance: a new criterion for poverty analysis
Stephen  Howes,  October 1993
Paper No' DARP 003: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Robustness Properties of Inequality Measures: The Influence Function and the Principle of Transfers (Revised version in Econometrica, 64 (1996), pp.77-101)
Frank A  Cowell,  Maria-Pia  Victoria-Feser,  October 1993
Paper No' DARP 001: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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