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Public Economics Programme Discussion Paper
Risk-based Selection in Unemployment Insurance: Evidence and Implications Camille Landais, Arash Nekoei, Peter Nilsson, David Seim and Johannes Spinnewijn October 2017
Paper No' PEP 33:
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JEL Classification: H40; J65


Tags: adverse selection; unemployment insurance; mandate; subsidy

Public Economics Programme Discussion Paper
Family Welfare Cultures Gordon B. Dahl, Magne Mogstad and Andreas Ravndal Kostol
June 2014
Paper No' PEP 23:
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JEL Classification: I38; J62; H53


Tags: intergenerational welfare transmission; welfare cultures; disability insurance

Development Discussion Paper
Can Workfare Programs Moderate Violence? Evidence from India Thiemo Fetzer
June 2014
Paper No' EOPP 053:
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JEL Classification: D74; Q34; J65


Tags: social insurance; conflict; india; insurgency

Development Discussion Paper
Group Lending Without Joint Liability Thiemo Fetzer, Maitreesh Ghatak and Jonathan de Quidt
July 2013
Paper No' EOPP 044:
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JEL Classification: G11; G21; O12; O16


Tags: microfinance; group lending; joint liability; mutual insurance

Public Economics Programme Discussion Paper
Assessing theWelfare Effects of Unemployment Benefits Using the Regression Kink Design Camille Landais
July 2012
Paper No' PEP 16:
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Tags: unemployment insurance; regression kink design.

Development Discussion Paper
Contract Structure, Risk Sharing and Investment Choice Greg Fischer
February 2011
Paper No' EOPP 023:
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JEL Classification: O12, D81, C91, C92, G21


Tags: investment choice; informal insurance; risk sharing; contract design; microfinance; experiment.

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CASE Paper
Inclusion or Insurance? National Insurance and the future of the contributory principle John Hills
May 2003
Paper No' CASE 068:
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JEL Classification: H55


Tags: social insurance; social security; pensions; direct taxation


This paper has been published as:
“Heading for Retirement? National insurance, state pensions, and the future of the contributory principle in the UK”, Journal of Social Policy, 33(3), 2004
Theoretical Economics Paper
Courts of Law and Unforeseen Contingencies Luca Anderlini, Leonardo Felli and Andrew Postlewaite
February 2003
Paper No' TE/2003/447:
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Tags: court of law; unforeseen contingencies; precedents; incentives; insurance.

Development Economics Paper
Is a Friend in Need a Friend Indeed? Inclusion and Exclusion in Mutual Insurance Networks in Southern Ghana Markus Goldstein, Elisabeth Sadoulet and Alain de Janvry February 2002
Paper No' DEDPS 32:
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Tags: risk; social setworks; sutual insurance; intrahousehold allocation.

DARP Paper
Public Pension Reform, Demographics ,and Inequality Robert K von Weizsäcker
June 1995
Paper No' DARP 011:
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Tags: income distribution; population ageing; old-age insurance reform; fiscal-demographic policy conflicts; social policy design.