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  • publication . Research . Preprint . Other literature type . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Schnepf, Sylke V; Durrant, Gabriele B; Micklewright, John;
    Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
    Project: RCUK | National Centre for Resea... (ES/L008351/1), RCUK | Administrative Data Resea... (ES/L007517/1)

    Using logistic and multilevel logistic modelling we examine non-response at the school and pupil level to the important educational achievement survey Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) for England. The analysis exploits unusually rich auxiliary infor...

  • publication . Preprint . 2011
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Bladon, Alex J.; Moro, Esteban; Galla, Tobias;
    Project: RCUK | Resilience and interactio... (EP/I019200/1)

    We present an analysis of the price impact associated with trades effected by different financial firms. Using data from the Spanish Stock Market, we find a high degree of heterogeneity across different market members, both in the instantaneous impact functions and in t...

  • publication . Preprint . Book . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Chwieroth, Jeffrey; Walter, Andrew;
    Project: RCUK | Systemic Risk Centre (ES/K002309/1)

    How have the politics of banking crises changed over the long run? Unlike existing static accounts, we offer a dynamic theory emphasizing how the emergence of voters’ “great expectations” after the 1930s concerning crisis prevention and mitigation reshaped the politics ...

  • publication . Preprint . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Stella Chatzitheochari; Samantha Parsons; Lucinda Platt;
    Project: RCUK | Trajectories and transiti... (ES/K00302X/1)

    Bullying among school-aged children and adolescents is recognised as an important social problem, and the adverse consequences for victims are well-established. Despite growing interest in the profile of victims, there is limited evidence on the relationship with childh...

  • publication . Preprint . Book . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Gomes, Manuel; Gutacker, Nils; Bojke, Christopher; Street, Andrew David;
    Project: RCUK | Developing appropriate me... (MR/K02177X/1)

    Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) are now routinely collected in the English National Health Service (NHS) and used to compare and reward hospital performance within a high-powered pay-for-performance scheme. However, PROMs are prone to missing data. For example...

  • publication . Preprint . Book . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Riley, Rebecca; Rosazza Bondibene, Chiara; Young, Garry;
    Project: RCUK | The Impact of the Financi... (ES/K00378X/1)

    We investigate labor productivity dynamics amongst British businesses in the wake of the credit crisis of 2007/8. The external restructuring of firms (i.e. changes in market share, firm entry and exit) contributed to a fall in productivity growth relative to trend among...

  • publication . Preprint . Report . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Oswald, Florian;
    Project: RCUK | The Centre for Microdata ... (ES/I034021/1)

    This paper estimates a lifecycle model of consumption, housing choice and migration in the presence of aggregate and regional shocks, using the Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP). Using the model I estimate the value of the migration option and the welfar...

  • publication . Research . Article . Preprint . Book . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Stephen Gibbons;
    Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
    Project: RCUK | Peer effects, neighbourho... (ES/J003867/1)

    Theories about neighbours’ influence on children's education that are based on social capital, cohesion, and disorganisation stress the importance of neighbourhood stability. This is because stability is regarded as necessary for building strong ties and friendships, wh...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Alison Williams; Iain Fairley; Ian Masters; Nick Croft;
    Publisher: MDPI AG
    Project: RCUK | TeraWatt: Large scale Int... (EP/J010170/1), RCUK | The Effects of Realistic ... (EP/J010200/1)

    Flow characteristics in coastal regions are strongly influenced by the topography of the seabed and understanding the fluid dynamics is necessary before installation of tidal stream turbines (TST). In this paper, the bathymetry of a potential TST deployment site is used...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2013
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Jason Hilton; Jakub Bijak;
    Publisher: Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation
    Project: RCUK | The Care Life Cycle: Resp... (EP/H021698/1)

    In this paper we present an agent-based model of a human population, designed to illustrate the potential synergies between demography and agent-based social simulation. In the modelling process, we take advantage of the perspectives of both disciplines: demography bein...

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