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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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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

For further details, see the MAC’s report , published in March 2016.
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.
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Why immigration is no reason to leave the EU
Swati  Dhingra,  Gianmarco  Ottaviano,  John  Van Reenen,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPCP471: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 21 (1) Summer2016 pages: 10-13

This article summarises ‘Brexit and the Impact of Immigration on the UK’, CEP Brexit Analysis No. 5 by Swati Dhingra, Gianmarco Ottaviano, John Van Reenen and Jonathan Wadsworth, May 2016.
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BREXIT 2016: Policy Analysis from the Centre for Economic Performance
Holger  Breinlich,  Swati  Dhingra,  Saul  Estrin,  Hanwei  Huang,  Gianmarco  Ottaviano,  Thomas  Sampson,  John  Van Reenen,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  June 2016
Paper No' CEPBREXIT08: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Brexit and the Impact of Immigration on the UK
Swati  Dhingra,  Gianmarco  Ottaviano,  John  Van Reenen,  Jonathan  Wadsworth,  May 2016
Paper No' CEPBREXIT05: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Management Practices, Workforce Selection and Productivity
Stefan  Bender,  Nicholas  Bloom,  David  Card,  John  Van Reenen,  Stefanie  Wolter,  March 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1416: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Reservation Wages and the Wage Flexibility Puzzle
Felix  Koenig,  Alan  Manning,  Barbara  Petrongolo,  February 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1406: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Minimum Wages and Firm Value
Brian  Bell,  Stephen  Machin,  January 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1404: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Productivity and Organization in Portuguese Firms
Lorenzo  Caliendo,  Giordano  Mion,  Luca David  Opromolla,  Esteban  Rossi-Hansberg,  December 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1397: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece Magazine Article
Wage stagnation and the legacy costs of employment
Brian  Bell,  November 2015
Paper No' CEPCP458: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 20 (2) Autumn2015
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 Election Analysis
Gender Gaps in the UK Labour Market: jobs, pay and family-friendly policies
Ghazala  Azmat,  April 2015
Paper No' CEPEA027: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP 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 Election Analysis
The Economic Performance of UK Cities: Can Urban and Regional Policy Make a Difference to the North-South Divide
Henry  Overman,  March 2015
Paper No' CEPEA025: 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 Election Analysis
Immigration and the UK Labour Market
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPEA019: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Immigration on the Local Labor Market Outcomes of Blue Collar Workers: Panel Data Evidence
Javier  Ortega,  Gregory  Verdugo,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1333: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Share Capitalism and Worker Wellbeing
Alex  Bryson,  Andrew E.  Clark,  Richard B.  Freeman,  Colin P.  Green,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1329: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
All-Star or Benchwarmer? Relative Age, Cohort Size and Career Success in the NHL
Alex  Bryson,  Rafael  Gomez,  Tingting  Zhang,  February 2015
Paper No' CEPDP1327: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
UK real wages: a long way to go
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  December 2014
Paper No' CEPRWU003: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Real wages continue to fall in the UK
David  Blanchflower,  Stephen  Machin,  September 2014
Paper No' CEPRWU001: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Immigration, Diversity and the Labour Market Outcomes of Native Workers: Some Recent Developments
Gianmarco I. P.  Ottaviano,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1292: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Volatility of Earnings: Evidence from High-Frequency Firm-Level Data
Andreas  Georgiadis,  Alan  Manning,  August 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1290: 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 Discussion Paper
Winners and Losers from a Commodities-for-Manufactures Trade Boom
Francisco  Costa,  Jason  Garred,  Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  May 2014
Paper No' CEPDP1269: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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Wage growth and productivity growth: the myth and reality of 'decoupling'
Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  John  Van Reenen,  December 2013
Paper No' CEPCP401: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CentrePiece 18 (2) Autumn2013 pages: 10-Dec-2015 00:00:00

This article summarises ‘Decoupling of Wage Growth and Productivity Growth? Myth and Reality’ by João Paulo Pessoa and John Van Reenen, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1246.
CEP Discussion Paper
Decoupling of Wage Growth and Productivity Growth? Myth and Reality
Joao Paulo  Pessoa,  John  Van Reenen,  October 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1246: 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)

This paper has been published as:
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
CEP Special Report
Specialization and Regional Economic Development
Thomas  Kemeny,  Michael  Storper,  December 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0121: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Special Report
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
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 Discussion Paper
Why Are Migrants Paid More?
Alex  Bryson,  Giambattista  Rossi,  Rob  Simmons,  March 2012
Paper No' CEPDP1134: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Pathways and penalties: Mothers’ employment trajectories and wage growth in the Families and Children Study
Francesca  Bastagli,  Kitty  Stewart,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/157: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Does High Involvement Management Lead to Higher Pay?
Alex  Bryson,  Petri  Böckerman,  Pekka  Ilmakunnas,  February 2011
Paper No' CEPDP1046: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Evolution of the Modern Worker: Attitudes to Work
Alex  Bryson,  John  Forth,  December 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1030: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Do Higher Wages Come at a Price?
Erling  Barth,  Alex  Bryson,  Harald  Dale-Olsen,  October 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1011: 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)
CEP Discussion Paper
Trade Union Membership and Influence 1999-2009
Alex  Bryson,  John  Forth,  September 2010
Paper No' CEPDP1003: 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
CentrePiece Magazine Article
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 Occasional Paper
Minimum Wages and Schooling: Evidence from the UK's Introduction of a National Minimum Wage
Patricia  Rice,  May 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0050: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Regional Manufacturing Wages: Dancing to the Tune of Trade Shocks
Filipe Lage  de Sousa,  April 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0046: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Occasional Paper
Wage Effects from Changes in Local Human Capital in Britain
Ioannis  Kaplanis,  January 2010
Paper No' SERCDP0039: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
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)
CEP Discussion Paper
Collective Agreements, Wages and Restructuring in Transition
Iga  Magda,  David  Marsden,  Simone  Moriconi,  November 2009
Paper No' CEPDP0959: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Immigration on Occupational Wages: Evidence from Britain
Stephen  Nickell,  Jumana  Saleheen,  October 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0034: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Agglomeration Economies and Labour Productivity: Evidence from Longitudinal Worker Data for GB's Travel-to-Work Areas
Daniel J.  Graham,  Patricia C.  Melo,  October 2009
Paper No' SERCDP0031: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
When Workers Share in Profits: Effort and Responses to Shirking
Richard  Freeman,  July 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0882: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Efficiency Wages and the Economic Effects of the Minimum Wage: Evidence from a Low-Wage Labour Market
Andreas  Georgiadis,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0857: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

This paper has been published as:
Efficiency wages and the economic effects of the minimum wage: evidence from a low-wage labour market, Andreas Georgiadis, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Volume 75, Issue 6, December 2013
CEP Discussion Paper
On the Relative Gains to Immigration: A Comparison of the Labour Market Position of Indians in the USA, the UK and India
Jonathan  Wadsworth,  Augustin  de Coulon,  February 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0851: 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
Privatization, Entry Regulation and the Decline of Labor's Share of GDP: A Cross-Country Analysis of the Network Industries
Ghazala  Azmat,  Alan  Manning,  John  Van Reenen,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0806: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Returns to Temporary Migration to the United States: Evidence from the Mexican Urban Employment Survey
Benjamin  Aleman-Castilla,  June 2007
Paper No' CEPDP0804: 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)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Incidence of an Earned Income Tax Credit: Evaluating the Impact on Wages in the UK
Ghazala  Azmat,  May 2006
Paper No' CEPDP0724: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Factor Price Equality and the Economies of the United States
Andrew B.  Bernard,  Stephen  Redding,  Peter K.  Schott,  July 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0696: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Employment Effects of the October 2003 Increase in the National Minimum Wage
Richard  Dickens,  Mirko  Draca,  June 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0693: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Impact of Training on Productivity and Wages: Evidence from British Panel Data
Lorraine  Dearden,  Howard  Reed,  John  Van Reenen,  February 2005
Paper No' CEPDP0674: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Promise of Workplace Training for Non-College Bound Youth: Theory and Evidence from German Apprenticeship
Damon  Clark,  René  Fahr,  March 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0518: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
The Long-Run Labour Market Consequences of Teenage Motherhood in Britain
Arnaud  Chevalier,  Tarja K.  Viitanen,  January 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0516: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CASE Papers
Growing Up: School, family and area influences on adolescents' later life chances
Simon  Burgess,  Karen  Gardiner,  Carol  Propper,  September 2001
Paper No' CASE 049: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Minimum Wages and Employment
Manfred  Keil,  Donald  Robertson,  James  Symons,  June 2001
Paper No' CEPDP0497: 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
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
Employment Protection and Unemployment in an Efficiency Wage Model
Maia  Güell,  July 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0463: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
CEP Discussion Paper
Employment Patterns in OECD Countries
Stephen  Nickell,  Luca  Nunziata,  March 2000
Paper No' CEPDP0448: 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)