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Research Department Working Paper n°21
31 August 2017
This article examines empirical evidence on the effectiveness of past youth guarantee experiences, as well as the few existing evaluations of the European Youth Guarantee, to identify the factors that are key to their success.
Research Department Working Paper n°19
20 June 2017
This paper investigates empirically the (composition) effects of tax-based consolidations on income inequality, output and labour market conditions.
Research Department Working Paper n°18
01 June 2017
This paper studies the relation between firms’ export and import status, and the quantity and types of employment they offer, using firm-level data from 47 African countries in 2006-14.
Research Department Working Paper n°17
09 May 2017
This paper estimates the impact of inequality on growth, focusing on non-linearity and using top income share data that provides us with yearly observations over a long time period.
Research Department Working Paper n°16
10 January 2017
This paper investigates the evolutions of the supply chain in ICT manufacturing sector since 2000 and discusses the impact of these evolutions in terms of distribution of the value added across firms and across countries.
Research Department Working Paper n°13
02 November 2016
This paper explains the dynamics of job destruction and job creation in the context of technological change.
Research Department Working Paper n°15
04 July 2016
This paper uses firm level data to shed light on the relationship between finance and economic growth.
Research Department Working Paper n°14
23 June 2016
An analysis on the impact of recessions and booms on firm performance looking at 70,000 firms in over 100 countries between 1986 and 2014
Research Department Working Paper n°12
27 April 2016
This paper estimates the medium-term effects of the workfare programme Construyendo Perú implemented in Peru to support unemployed populations in situations of poverty and extreme poverty from 2007 to 2011.
Research Department Working Paper n°11
Effectiveness of active labour market tools in Conditional Cash Transfers programmes: Evidence for Argentina
06 April 2016
This paper examines the impact of a programme implemented in Argentina to provide support in skills upgrading, vocational training, job-seeking and job placement to those eligible beneficiaries of the large conditional cash transfer programme Plan Jefes.