Weekly research highlights from CEPR and VoxEU.org

In a new CEPR study, Guido Friebel, Matthias Heinz, Mitchell Hoffman and Nick Zubanov show that ERPs can have substantial benefits beyond simply generating referrals: most notably, workers value being involved in hiring and are therefore more likely to stay.

CEPR Discussion Papers 2 June 2019

A new eBook from CEPR looks at what has changed since the 2007-2009 crisis to ensure that the financial system is sound at last.

In May €-coin rose slightly to 0.20 (from 0.18 in April), following six consecutive decreases.

Weekly research highlights from CEPR and VoxEU.org

The central theme of this study from Robert J Gordon and Hassan Sayed is that the productivity growth slowdown from the early post-war years to the most recent decade was due to a retardation in technical change that affected the same industries by roughly the same magnitudes on both sides of the Atlantic

A new  eBook from CEPR and Vox seeks to shed light on the origins of the conflict, the current impacts on economic activity around the world, and the likely consequences for the future of globalisation. It concludes that the prospects for the future of the multilateral trading system look grim.

The second economist to be profiled in the new CEPR/UBS 'Women in Economics' series is CEPR fellow Esther Duflo

CEPR Discussion Papers 26 May 2019