Working papers

The Department of Economics publishes a series of working papers to disseminate the results of the research activities carried out by its members.

To see older working papers, please go to the Repec website.

Paper Number Authors Title
2017/020 Blanas, Seric Knowledge transfer and intra-firm trade
2017/019 Blanas, Seric Determinants of intra-firm trade: evidence from foreign affiliates in sub-Saharan Africa
2017/018 Mumtaz, Theodoridis Fiscal policy shocks and stock prices in the United States.
2017/017 Gama, Rietzke Robust comparative statics in contests
2017/016 TaylerZilberman Unconventional taxation policy, financial frictions and liquidity traps
2017/015 Mumtaz, Theodoridis The Federal Reserve’s implicit inflation target and Macroeconomic dynamics. A SVAR analysis
2017/014 Kang Inference in nonparametric series estimation with data-dependent undersmoothing
2017/013 Bracco, Revelli Concurrent elections and political accountability: evidence from Italian local elections
2017/012 PavlidisPayaPeel, Yusupova Exuberance in the U.K. regional housing markets
2017/011 Pryce, WalkerWheeler How much of a problem is problem gambling?
2017/010 KaivantoPeel Pre-decision side-bet sequences
2017/009 Regan-Stansfield The impact of standardised testing on later high stakes test outcomes
2017/008 BeshirMaystadt In utero seasonal food insecurity and cognitive development: Evidence from Ethiopia
2017/007 Bracco, De Paola, Green, Scoppa The effect of far right parties on the location choice of immigrants: Evidence from lega nord mayors
2017/006 RietzkeMatros Contests on networks
2017/005 Izquierdo Sanchez, Navarro Paniagua Hollywood’s wage structure and discrimination
2017/004 Blanas, Seric, Viegelahn Jobs, FDI and institutions in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from firm-level data
2017/003 Georgalos, Ray, Sen Gupta Coarse correlation and coordination in a game: An experiment
2017/002 BradleyMigali The effects of the 2006 tuition fee reform and the great recession on university student dropout behaviour in the UK
2017/001 MaystadtMigali The transmission of health across 7 generations in China, 1789-1906
2016/022 PeelPromponas Forecasting the nominal exchange rate movements in a changing world. The case of the U.S. and the U.K.
2016/021 Kaivanto Ensemble Prospectism
2016/020 Regan-Stansfield Do good primary schools perform even better as academies?
2016/019 HomroySléchten Board expertise, networked boards and environmental performance
2016/018 Carbone, Georgalos, Infante Individual vs. group decision making: an experiment on dynamic choice under risk and ambiguity
2016/017 De Silva, Gertsberg, Pownall Market evolution, bidding strategies, and survival of art dealers
2016/016 Grofman, Troumpounis, Xefteris Electoral competition with primaries and quality asymmetries
2016/015 Rietzke, Chen Push or pull? Performance pay, incentives, and information
2016/014‌ Soo Are hamburgers harmless? The Big Mac Index in the twenty-first century
2016/013 Soo Country size and trade in intermediate goods
2016/012 Soo Indivisibilities in the Ricardian model of trade
2016/011 Nguyen, PavlidisPeel Modeling changes in U.S. monetary policy
2016/010 Balasubramanyam Can services lead the Indian economy?
2016/009 Ferraresi, Migali, Nordi, Rizzo Spatial interaction in local expenditures among Italian municipalities: evidence from Italy 2001-2011
2016/008 O'Sullivan The effect of military service on earnings in Britain
2016/007 Ahn, Zanardi China - HP-SSST: Last part of growing pains
2016/006 BanerjeeHomroySlechten Why don’t all firms do “good” equally?
2016/005 Kaivanto, Zhang A resolution of emissions-estimate confusion for informing flight choice
2016/004 Georgalos Dynamic decision making under ambiguity: a portfolio choice experiment
2016/003 Bracco, Onnis Immigration, amnesties and the shadow economy
2016/002 Green , Heywood, Kler, Leeves Paradox lost: Disappearing female job satisfaction‌‌
2016/001 Maystadt, Jiliang Weather shocks, maize yields and adaptation in rural China‌‌‌‌
2015/031 Theodoridis, Mumtaz Dynamic effects of monetary policy shocks on macroeconomic volatility‌‌‌‌‌
2015/030 MaystadtSalihu National or political cake? The political economy of intergovernmental transfers in Nigeria‌‌‌‌‌‌
2015/029 Green , Hollingsworth, Navarro Paniagua Longer opening hours, alcohol consumption and health.
2015/028 Soo International trade and the division of labour
2015/027 Soo Innovation across cities
2015/026 Balart, Chowdhury, Troumpounis Linking individual and collective contests through noise level and sharing rules
2015/025 Kaivanto, Zinober When are capital structure decisions nonseparable from production planning? The case of generalized royalty-based hybrid finance
2015/024  Elkomy, InghamRead Economic, institutional & political determinants of FDI growth effects in emerging & developing countries
2015/023 Green , Homroy Female directors, key committees, and firm performance
2015/022 Slechten Environmental agreements under asymmetric information
2015/021 Conconi, Sahuguet, Zanardi Electoral incentives, term limits and the sustainability of peace
2015/020 Kaivanto, Kwon The precautionary principle as a heuristic patch
2015/019 Amann, Virmani Is the evolution of India’s outward FDI consistent with Dunning’s investment development path sequence?
2015/018 Nishiyama Fiscal policy effects in a heterogeneous-agent OLG economy with an aging population
2015/017 Nishiyama The joint labor supply decision of married couples and the social security pension system
2015/016 BradleyMigali The effect of a tuition fee reform on the risk of drop out from university in the UK‌
2015/015 Deltas, De Silva, McComb Industrial agglomeration and spatial persistence of employment in software publishing
2015/014 YangZucchelli The impact of public smoking bans on well-being externalities: Evidence from a natural experiment
2015/013 HomroyBanerjee The structure of corporate holdings and corporate governance: Evidence from India
2015/012 MendoliaWalker Youth unemployment and the effect of personality traits
2015/011 Rietzke Push or pull? Grants, prizes and information
2015/010 Conconi, DeRemer, Trimarchi, Kirchsteiger, Zanardi Suspiciously timed trade disputes
2015/009 Ghosh Dastidar, Balasubramanyam Impact of immigrants on the foreign trade of the UK
2015/008 Reynolds, Rietzke Price caps, oligopoly, and entry
2015/007 Troumpounis , Xefteris Incomplete information, proportional representation and strategic voting
2015/006 Nguyen Financial frictions and the volatility of monetary policy in a DSGE model
2015/005 Balasubramanyam, Balasubramanyam Kerala and Tamil Nadu; Differing pathways to development
2015/004 Bataa, Izzeldin , Osborn Changes in the global oil market
2015/003 Wei, Balasubramanyam A comparative analysis of China and India’s manufacturing sectors
2015/002 Alexakis, Pappas, Tsikouras Long run asymmetric relationships between Islamic and conventional equity indices
2015/001 De Silva, McComb, Schiller What blows in with the wind?

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