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Labour Market Returns to Vocational Qualifications in the Labour Force Survey
Steven   McIntosh,  Damon  Morris,  October 2016
Paper No' CVERDP002: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Brexit and the UK labour market
Barbara  Petrongolo,  October 2016
Paper No' CEPCP478: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (2) Autumn2016 pages: 2-5

This analysis of the UK labour market was first published in the VoxEU ebook Brexit Beckons: Thinking ahead by leading economists.
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Slowing UK Wage Growth
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPRWU004: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Offshoring and the Geography of Jobs in Great Britain
Luisa  Gagliardi,  Simona  Iammarino,  Andrés  Rodríguez-Pose,  October 2015
Paper No' SERCD0185: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Role of Education for Amenity Based Sorting in British Cities
Luisa  Gagliardi,  Teresa  Schlüter,  September 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0184: 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
Employment and Technological Change: On the Geography of Labour Market Adjustments
Luisa  Gagliardi,  October 2014
Paper No' SERCDP0165: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
What Happens When Employers are Free to Discriminate? Evidence from the English Barclays Premier Fantasy Football League
Alex  Bryson,  Arnaud  Chevalier,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1283: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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Is there a taste for racial discrimination amongst employers?, Alex Bryson and Arnaud Chevalier, Labour Economics, Volume 34, June 2015
CEP Discussion Paper
Biomarkers and Long-term Market Outcomes: The Case of Creatine
Petri  Bockerman,  Alex  Bryson,  Christian  Hakulinen,  Jaakko  Pehkonen,  Laura  Pulkki-Raback,  Olli  Raitakari,  Jutta  Viinikainen,  June 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1279: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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 Policy Analysis
Relocation of Public Sector Workers: Evaluating a Place-based Policy
Giulia  Faggio,  February 2014
Paper No' SERCDP0155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Gender and Competition: Evidence from Academic Promotions in France
Clément  Bosquet,  Pierre-Philippe  Combes,  Cecila  Garcia-Penalosa,  November 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0147: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
The UK Productivity and Jobs Puzzle: Does the Answer Lie in Labour Market Flexibility?
Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  John  Van Reenen,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPSP31: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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The UK productivity and jobs puzzle: does the answer lie in wage flexibility?, Joao Paulo Pessoa and John Van Reenen, The Economic Journal, Volume 124, Issue 576, May 2014
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Sexism at work
Björn  Erikssoon,  Tobias  Karlsson,  Tim  Leunig,  Maria  Stanfors,  December 2012
Paper No' CEPCP385: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (3) Winter2012 pages: 20-21

This article summarises ‘Gender, Productivity and the Nature of Work and Pay: Evidence from the Late Nineteenth-century Tobacco Industry’ by Tim Leunig, Maria Stanfors, Bjorn Eriksson and Tobias Karlsson, CEP Discussion Paper No.1053, June 2011.
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Driving Up Wages: The Effects of Road Construction in Great Britain
Rosa  Sanchis-Guarner,  October 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0120: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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The Effect of Public Sector Employment on Local Labour Markets
Giulia  Faggio,  Henry G.  Overman,  June 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0111: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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)
CEP Policy Analysis
Ambition, Human Capital Acquisition and the Metropolitan Escalator
Ian  Gordon,  April 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0107: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Accounting for Big City Growth in Low Paid Occupations: Immigration and/or Service Class Consumption
Ian  Gordon,  Ioannis  Kaplanis,  April 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0106: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Policy Analysis
Flexible Employment and Cross-Regional Adjustment
Ioannis  Kaplanis,  Vassilis  Monastiriotis,  January 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0100: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
How Local Are Labour Markets? Evidence from a Spatial Job Search Model
Alan  Manning,  Barbara  Petrongolo,  December 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1101: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Measuring the (Income) Effect of Disability Insurance Generosity on Labour Market Participation
Olivier  Marie,  Judit  Vall Castello,  November 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1094: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Role of Worker Flows in the Dynamics and Distribution of UK Unemployment
Michael W. L.  Elsby,  Jennifer C.  Smith,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  July 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1058: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Gender, Productivity and the Nature of Work and Pay: Evidence from the Late Nineteenth-Century Tobacco Industry
Björn  Eriksson,  Tobias  Karlsson,  Tim  Leunig,  Maria  Stanfors,  June 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1053: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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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
The Long Term Impacts of Migration in British Cities: Diversity, Wages, Employment and Prices
Max  Nathan,  February 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0067: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Real Earnings Disparities in Britain
Stephen  Gibbons,  Henry G.  Overman,  Guilherme  Resende,  January 2011
Paper No' SERCDP0065: 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
Geography or Economics? A Micro-Level Analysis of the Determinants of Degree Choice in the Context of Regional Economic Disparities in the UK
Philip  Wales,  September 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0056: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Jobs in the recession
Paul  Gregg,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP317: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 26-28
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In brief: The wage premium of two-footed footballers
Alex  Bryson,  July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP312: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer2010 pages: 14-15
CEP Occasional Paper
The UK Labour Market and the 2008 - 2009 Recession
Paul  Gregg,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2010
Paper No' CEPOP25: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Imperfect Competition in the Labour Market
Alan  Manning,  May 2010
Paper No' CEPDP0981: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market: The Evidence from Economic Research
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA006: Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Election Analysis
Local Human Capital and Its Impact on Local Employment Chances in Britain
Ioannis  Kaplanis,  January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0040: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Wage Effects from Changes in Local Human Capital in Britain
Ioannis  Kaplanis,  January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0039: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Education and Mobility
Stephen  Machin,  Panu  Pelkonen,  Kjell  Salvanes,  December 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0100: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
The Impact of Policy Change on Job Retention and Advancement
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPOP23: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Assimilation of Migrants into the British Labour Market
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CEPOP22: 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
The Impact of Policy Change on Job Retention and Advancement
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CASE/134: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Assimilation of Migrants into the British Labour Market
Richard  Dickens,  Abigail  McKnight,  October 2008
Paper No' CASE/133: 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)
CASE Papers
Labour Pooling as a Source of Agglomeration: An Empirical Investigation
Henry  Overman,  Diego  Puga,  September 2008
Paper No' SERCDP0006: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Labor Market Institutions Around the World
Richard  Freeman,  January 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0844: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Competition for private and state school teachers
Francis  Green,  Stephen  Machin,  Richard  Murphy,  Yu  Zhu,  January 2008
Paper No' CEEDP0094: Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Lags and Leads in Life Satisfaction: A Test of the Baseline Hypothesis
Andrew E.  Clark,  Ed  Diener,  Yannis  Georgellis,  Richard E.  Lucas,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0836: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Conflict-Induced Displacement and Labour Market Outcomes: Evidence from Post-War Bosnia and Herzegovina
Florence  Kondylis,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0777: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Value of Basic Skills in the British Labour Market
Oscar  Marcenaro Gutierrez,  Anna  Vignoles,  Augustin  de Coulon,  May 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0077: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Plant Size-Place Effect: Agglomeration and Monopsony in Labour Markets
Alan  Manning,  January 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0773: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
The Long Term Impacts of Compulsory Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in School Leaving Dates
Emilia  Del Bono,  Fernando  Galindo-Rueda,  January 2007
Paper No' CEEDP0074: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Job Creation and Job Destruction in the Presence of Informal Labour Markets
Mariano  Bosch,  November 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0761: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Lisbon Five Years Later. What future for European employment and growth?
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  July 2006
Paper No' CEPOP20: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
Which Skills Matter?
Pedro  Carneiro,  Claire  Crawford,  Alissa  Goodman,  July 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0059: Full paper (pdf)
CEE Discussion Paper
From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes
Sandra E.  Black,  Paul  Devereux,  Kjell  Salvanes,  March 2006
Paper No' CEEDP0061: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Labour Market Disadvantage amongst Disabled People: A longitudinal perspective
John A.  Rigg,  November 2005
Paper No' CASE 103: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Are European Labor Markets As Awful As All That?
Richard  Freeman,  August 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0644: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Is the Medical Brain Drain Beneficial? Evidence from Overseas Doctors in the UK
Simon  Commander,  Mari  Kangasniemi,  L. Alan  Winters,  February 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0618: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Aggregate Growth and the Efficiency of Labour Reallocation
Simon  Burgess,  Dan  Mawson,  August 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0580: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of the Labour Market on the Timing of Marriage and Births in Spain.
Maria  Gutierrez-Domenech,  December 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0556: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Educational Attainment, Labour Market Institutions, and the Structure of Production
Stephen  Nickell,  Stephen  Redding,  Joanna  Swaffield,  September 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0545: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Informal Employment in Countries in Transition: A conceptual framework
Sabine  Bernabe,  April 2002
Paper No' CASE 056: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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,  Noah  Meltz,  January 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0515: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Monopsony and the Efficiency of Labour Market Interventions
Alan  Manning,  November 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0514: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Beveridge Curve, Unemployment and Wages in the OECD from the 1960s to the 1990s - Preliminary Version
Stephen  Nickell,  Luca  Nunziata,  Wolfgang  Ochel,  Glenda  Quintini,  July 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0502: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Japanese Studies Programme Discussion Paper Series
Wage Differentials in Japan: 1958-85
Michio  Morishima,  September 1989
Paper No' JS/1989/203: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)