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CEP Discussion Paper
Aggregate Recruiting Intensity
Alessandro  Gavazza,  Simon  Mongey,  Giovanni L.  Violante,  October 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1449: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
China shock: the impact on trade and incomes
Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPCP474: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (1) Summer2016 pages: 18-21

This article summarises ‘International Competition and Labor Market Adjustment’ by João Paulo Pessoa, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1411, March 2016.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Location, Search Costs and Youth Unemployment: Experimental Evidence from Transport Subsidies in Addis Ababa
Simon  Franklin,  May 2016
Paper No' SERCDP0199: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
International Competition and Labor Market Adjustment
Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  March 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1411: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Slowing UK Wage Growth
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPRWU004: 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.
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Trade and Frictional Unemployment in the Global Economy
Céline  Carrère,  Anja  Grujovic,  Frédéric  Robert-Nicoud,  December 2015
Paper No' SERCDP0189: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Short and Long-Term Effects of Unemployment on Fertility
Janet  Currie,  Hannes  Schwandt,  November 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1387: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits: Theory and Evidence from Sweden
J.  Kolsrud,  Camille  Landais,  P.  Nilsson,  Johannes  Spinnewijn,  July 2015
Paper No' PEP 25: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Optimal Timing of UI Benefits: Theory and Evidence from Sweden
Jonas  Kolsrud,  Camille  Landais,  Peter  Nilsson,  Johannes  Spinnewijn,  July 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1361: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Crime scars: can recessions produce career criminals?
Brian  Bell,  Anna  Bindler,  Stephen  Machin,  July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP451: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer2015 pages: 2-5

This article summarises ‘Crime Scars: Recessions and the Making of Career Criminals’ by Brian Bell, Anna Bindler and Stephen Machin, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1284.
CEP Discussion Paper
The Persistence of Local Joblessness
Michael  Amior,  Alan  Manning,  June 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1357: 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)
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
Can Helping the Sick Hurt the Able? Incentives, Information and Disruption in a Welfare Reform
Nitika  Bagaria,  Barbara  Petrongolo,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1347: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Election Analysis
Real Wages and Living Standards
Stephen  Machin,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA024: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Coalition’s Record on Employment: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015
Abigail  McKnight,  March 2015
Paper No' CASE/187: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Crime Scars: Recessions and the Making of Career Criminals
Brian  Bell,  Anna  Bindler,  Stephen  Machin,  July 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1284: 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
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
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Unemployment and domestic violence
Dan  Anderberg,  Helmut  Rainer,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  Tanya  Wilson,  February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP411: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter2014 pages: 13-Oct-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises ‘Unemployment and Domestic Violence: Theory and Evidence’ by Dan Anderberg, Helmut Rainer, Jonathan Wadsworth and Tanya Wilson, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1230, July 2013 .
CEP Discussion Paper
The Objective Benefits of Subjective Well-Being
Jan-Emmanuel  De Neve,  Ed  Diener,  Louis  Tay,  Cody  Xuereb,  August 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1236: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Model of Aggregate Demand and Unemployment
Pascal  Michaillat,  Emmanuel  Saez,  August 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1235: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A General Method for Valuing Non-Market Goods Using Wellbeing Data: Three-Stage Wellbeing Valuation
Daniel  Fujiwara,  July 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1233: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment and Domestic Violence: Theory and Evidence
Dan  Anderberg,  Helmut  Rainer,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  Tanya  Wilson,  July 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1230: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
'Unemployment and Domestic Violence: Theory and Evidence', Dan Anderberg, Helmut Rainer, Jonathan Wadsworth and Tanya Wilson, The Economic Journal, 126(597), November 2016
CentrePiece Magazine Article
In brief: The long reach of childhood bullying
Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP393: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer2013 pages: 16-17

This article summarises 'Resilience to Economic Shocks and the Long Reach of Childhood Bullying' by Nattavudh Powdthavee, CEP Discussion Paper No.1173, October 2012
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment in the Great Recession
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  May 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1210: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
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 Discussion Paper
Recession and Recovery: The US Policy Debate on Taxes, Spending and Public Debt
Ethan  Ilzetzki,  Jonathan  Pinder,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPUSA001: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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CEP Discussion Paper
Resilience to Economic Shocks and the Long Reach of Childhood Bullying
Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  October 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1173: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Transferable Scars: A Longitudinal Evidence of Psychological Impact of Past Parental Unemployment on Adolescents in the United Kingdom
Nattavudh  Powdthavee,  James  Vernoit,  September 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1165: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
What childhood characteristics predict psychological resilience to economic shocks in adulthood?, Nattavudh Powdthavee, Journal of Economic Psychology, Volume 45, December 201
CEP Special Report
Fiscal Consolidation During a Depression
Nitika  Bagaria,  Dawn  Holland,  John  Van Reenen,  August 2012
Paper No' CEPSP27: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
National Institute Economic Review No. 221 July 2012
CEP Special Report
Assessing theWelfare Effects of Unemployment Benefits Using the Regression Kink Design
Camille  Landais,  July 2012
Paper No' PEP 16: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Jobs in a recession
Pascal  Michaillat,  May 2012
Paper No' CEPCP365: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 17 (1) Spring2012 pages: 03-Jul-2015 00:00:00
CEP Discussion Paper
Preferential Trade Agreements and the Labor Market
Emanuel  Ornelas,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1117: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fiscal Multipliers over the Business Cycle
Pascal  Michaillat,  January 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1115: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Young People Without Qualifications: How 'Headline Numbers' Shape Policy and Aspiration
Hilary  Steedman,  October 2011
Paper No' CEPCP349: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (2) Autumn2011 pages: 13-Nov-2015 00:00:00

The article is based on Les élèves sans qualification: La France et les pays de l’OCDE by Ekaterina Melnik, Martine Möbus, Noémie Olympio. Hilary Steedman, Rémi Tréhin-Lalanne and Eric Verdier, a study commissioned by the HCE and coordinated by Eric Verdier and Hilary Steedman.
CEP Discussion Paper
Optimal Unemployment Insurance Over the Business Cycle
Camille  Landais,  Pascal  Michaillat,  Emmanuel  Saez,  September 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1078: 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)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Youth unemployment
Barbara  Petrongolo,  John  Van Reenen,  June 2011
Paper No' CEPCP338: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 16 (1) Summer2011 pages: 02-May-2015 00:00:00
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
Do Matching Frictions Explain Unemployment? Not in Bad Times
Pascal  Michaillat,  November 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1024: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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
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 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
Jobs and Youth Unemployment: It's bad, but not as bad as you might think
Barbara  Petrongolo,  John  Van Reenen,  April 2010
Paper No' CEPEA012: Full paper (pdf)

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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)
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment Insurance and Cultural Transmission: Theory and Application to European Unemployment
Jean-Baptiste  Michau,  June 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0936: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Macroeconomic Role of Unemployment Compensation
Tomer  Blumkin,  Yossi  Hadar,  Eran  Yashiv,  February 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0909: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Resurrecting the Participation Margin
Monique  Ebell,  June 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0873: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Reports
Transforming Cities across Europe: An interim report on problems and progress
Jorg  Ploger,  Anne  Power,  Astrid  Winkler,  March 2008
Paper No' CASEreport 49: Full paper (pdf)
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CEP Discussion Paper
The Ins and Outs of European Unemployment
Barbara  Petrongolo,  Christopher A.  Pissarides,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0853: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
On the Extent of Re-Entitlement Effects in Unemployment Compensation
Javier  Ortega,  Laurence  Rioux,  January 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0846: 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)
CEP Discussion Paper
What Are the Long-Term Effects of UI? Evidence from the UK JSA Reform
Barbara  Petrongolo,  December 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0841: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Unemployment Volatility Puzzle: Is Wage Stickiness the Answer?
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0839: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Creative Destruction with On-the-Job Search
Jean-Baptiste  Michau,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0835: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Incentives in Competitive Search Equilibrium
Espen R.  Moen,  A  Rosen,  November 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0832: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Shimer Puzzle and the Correct Identification of Productivity Shocks
Régis  Barnichon,  August 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0823: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Productivity, Aggregate Demand and Unemployment Fluctuations
Régis  Barnichon,  August 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0819: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Beveridge Curve
Eran  Yashiv,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0807: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

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L. Blume and S. N. Durlauf (eds). The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd edition, 2008, in press.
CEP Discussion Paper
Job Destruction, Job Creation and Unemployment in Transition Countries: What Can We Learn?
Giulia  Faggio,  May 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0798: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment and Hours of Work: The North Atlantic Divide Revisited
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  October 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0757: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
You Can't Always Get What You Want: the Impact of the Jobseeker's Allowance
Alan  Manning,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0697: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Capital Mobility and Unemployment Dynamics: Evidence from a Panel of OECD Countries
Giovanna  Vallanti,  April 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0684: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Job Security and Job Protection
Andrew  Clark,  Fabien  Postel-Vinay,  February 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0678: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Productivity Growth and Employment: Theory and Panel Estimates
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  Giovanna  Vallanti,  December 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0663: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Short Job Tenures and Firing Taxes in the Search Theory of Unemployment
Vasileios  Gkionakis,  April 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0628: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Public Enterprises and Labor Market Performance
Johannes  Hörner,  L. Rachel  Ngai,  Claudia  Olivetti,  January 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0610: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Gender Gaps in Unemployment Rates in OECD Countries
Ghazala  Azmat,  Maia  Güell,  Alan  Manning,  January 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0607: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment in Britain: A European Success Story
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  December 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0600: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Distributional Analysis Research Programme Discussion Paper Series
Argentina's Crises and the Poor, 1995-2002
Guillermo  Cruces,  Quentin  Wodon,  July 2003
Paper No' DARP 071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Picture of European Unemployment: Success and Failure.
Stephen  Nickell,  July 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0577: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Scale Effects in Markets with Search
Barbara  Petrongolo,  Christopher A.  Pissarides,  June 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0571: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Test Between Unemployment Theories Using Matching Data
Melvyn  Coles,  Barbara  Petrongolo,  June 2003
Paper No' CEPDP0570: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Identifying Vulnerable Groups in the Kyrgyz Labour Market: Some Implications for the National Poverty Reduction Strategy
Sabine  Bernabe,  Alexandre  Kolev,  June 2003
Paper No' CASE 071: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Labour Market Performance and Start-Up Costs: OECD Evidence
Paloma  Lopez-Garcia,  October 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0565: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Consumption and Savings with Unemployment Risk: Implications for Optimal Employment Contracts
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  August 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0542: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Spanish Unemployment Persistence and the Ladder Effect
Fabrice  Collard,  Raquel  Fonseca,  Rafael  Munoz,  July 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0538: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Company Start-Up Costs and Employment
Christopher A.  Pissarides,  March 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0520: 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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CEP Discussion Paper
Externalities in the Matching of Workers and Firms in Britain
Simon  Burgess,  Stefan  Profit,  April 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0490: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Why rising tides don't lift all boats? An explanation of the relationship between poverty and unemployment in Britain
Simon  Burgess,  Karen  Gardiner,  Carol  Propper,  February 2001
Paper No' CASE 046: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
A Picture of Job Insecurity Facing British Men
Patricia Tracy  Jones,  Stephen  Nickell,  Glenda  Quintini,  November 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0479: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Unemployment Dynamics, Duration and Equilibrium: Evidence from Britain
Simon  Burgess,  H  Turon,  November 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0474: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Wage Equations, Wage Curves and All That
Brian  Bell,  Stephen  Nickell,  Glenda  Quintini,  September 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0472: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Fixed-Term Contracts and Unemployment: An Efficiency Wage Analysis
Maia  Güell,  July 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0461: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Relative Economic Importance of Academic, Psychological and Behavioural Attributes Developed on Chilhood
L  Feinstein,  February 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0443: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
The Class of '81: The effects of early-career unemployment on subsequent unemployment experiences
Simon  Burgess,  Carol  Propper,  Hedley  Rees,  Arran  Shearer,  December 1999
Paper No' CASE 032: 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)
Development Economics Discussion Paper Series
Inequality, Unemployment and Contemporary Europe
Amartya  Sen,  November 1997
Paper No' DEDPS 07: Read Abstract | Buy
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)