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Journal Article
Formal and Informal Long-Term Care in the Community: Interlocking or Incoherent Systems?
July 2018
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Tags: social care; care in the community; public policy

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CASEpaper
Benefit `myths'? The accuracy and inaccuracy of public beliefs about the benefits system Ben Baumberg Geiger
October 2016
Paper No' CASE/199:
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JEL Classification: I380


Tags: benefits; social security; public attitudes; myths

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Public Economics Programme Discussion Paper
Choice and Competition in Public Service Provision Timothy Besley and James M. Malcolmson
August 2016
Paper No' PEP 29:
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JEL Classification: H11; H44; L21; L31


Tags: choice; competition; public service; not-for-profit

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CASEpaper
Public and Private Welfare Activity in England Polina Obolenskaya and Tania Burchardt
June 2016
Paper No' CASE/193:
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JEL Classification: H40; H51; H52; H55


Tags: private provision; public provision; welfare system; public expenditure; private expenditure; health; education; social security; housing; social care

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SPCC Research Note
Social Policy in a Cold Climate: A Framework for Analysing the Effects of Social Policy Tania Burchardt, John Hills, Ruth Lupton, Kitty Stewart and Polly Vizard April 2013
Paper No' SPCCRN001:
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Tags: public spending; welfare state; coalition; labour; financial crisis; cuts; social policy in a cold climate

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CASEpaper
How best to measure pension adequacy Aaron George Grech
April 2013
Paper No' CASE/172:
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JEL Classification: H55; I38; J26


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

Development Discussion Paper
Motivating Knowledge Agents: Can Incentive Pay Overcome Social Distance? Erlend Berg, Maitreesh Ghatak, R Manjula, D Rajasekhar and Sanchari Roy March 2013
Paper No' EOPP 042:
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JEL Classification: C93, D83, I38, M52, O15, Z13


Tags: public services; information constraints; incentive pay; social proximity; knowledge transmission

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CASEpaper
Assessing the sustainability of pension reforms in Europe Aaron George Grech
September 2010
Paper No' CASE/140:
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JEL Classification: H55, I38, J26


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

Economics of Industry Paper
Spreading the Word: Geography, Policy and University Knowledge Diffusion Sharon Belenzon and Mark Schankerman
August 2010
Paper No' EI 50:
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JEL Classification: K41, L24, O31, O34


Tags: knowledge spillovers; diffusion; geography; university technology transfer; patents; scientific publications

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CASEreport
What do the public think about economic and social rights? Research Report to Inform the Debate about a Bill of Rights and a Written Constitution The findings set out in this Report challenge the perception of low population support for rights overall - and the view that the public think rights are a “charter” for criminals and terrorists. It finds there is public support for a broad characterisation covering economic and social rights, as well as civil and political rights Polly Vizard June 2010
Paper No' CASEreport 061:
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Tags: public; bill; rights; human; perceptions

DARP Paper
Redistributive Taxation, Public Expenditure and the Size of Government Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay and Joan Esteban
December 2009
Paper No' DARP 095:
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JEL Classification: H23, H50 O50


Tags: government policy; income taxation; public expenditure

Development Discussion Paper
The Flypaper Effect Revisited Fernando Aragon
January 2009
Paper No' EOPP 004:
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JEL Classification: H71; H77


Tags: flypaper effect; intergovernmental transfers; public finance; fiscal decentralization

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CASEpaper
Welfare Reform in the United States: Implications for British Social Policy (with commentaries by Kitty Stewart, David Piachaud and Howard Glennerster) The findings of a number of outcome studies assessing the impact and effectiveness of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) are reviewed and commentaries consider how far American experience should be a guide to welfare policy in Britain. James Midgley April 2008
Paper No' CASE/131:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: welfare reform; comparative public policy; united states; uk

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CASEpaper
Pension Policy in EU25 and its Possible Impact on Elderly Poverty Asghar Zaidi, Aaron George Grech and Michael Fuchs
December 2006
Paper No' CASE/116:
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JEL Classification: H55; J26; J32


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; retirement policies; private pensions

Development Economics Paper
Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia Jean-Paul Faguet and Fabio Sanchez
March 2006
Paper No' DEDPS 47:
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Tags: decentralization; education; public investment; bolivia; colombia; local government


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World Development (Vol. 36, No. 7) July, 2008
Theoretical Economics Paper
The Wong-Viner Envelope Theorem for subdifferentiable functions Anthony Horsley and Andrew J Wrobel
April 2005
Paper No' TE/2005/489:
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JEL Classification: C61; D21;D41


Tags: wong-viner envelope theorem; nondifferentiable joint costs; profit-imputed valuation of fixed inputs; general equilibrium; public utility pricing.

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CASEpaper
Perceptions of Redistribution: Report on exploratory qualitative research Alan Hedges
March 2005
Paper No' CASE 096:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: redistribution; attitudes; taxation; public spending

Theoretical Economics Paper
Competition and Incentives with Motivated Agents Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak
November 2003
Paper No' TE/2003/465:
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Tags: motivated agents; incentives in the public sector; school competition.

Theoretical Economics Paper
Self-Confidence and Survival Heski Bar-Isaac
October 2001
Paper No' TE/2001/428:
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Tags: reputation; signalling; learning; one-armed bandit; monopolist; private information; public information.

Theoretical Economics Paper
Dynamic Voting in Clubs Kevin Roberts
January 1999
Paper No' TE/1999/367:
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Tags: cooperatives; local public goods; majority voting; median voter; organization size; partnerships; trade unions.

Theoretical Economics Paper
Analyzing the Case for Government Intervention in a Representative Democracy Timothy Besley and Stephen Coate
September 1997
Paper No' TE/1997/335:
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Tags: government intervention; public choice.