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How Wages over the Life Cycle Have Changed

The age-earnings profile for a given year tells how much more a typical 60 year-old makes than a typical 40 year-old or a typical 25 year old.

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Interview with Lant Pritchett: Topics in Development

The Centre for Development and Enterprise has published “Lant Pritchett in Conversation with Ann Bernstein” (June 2021), a transcript of a one-hour conversation.

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Europe: Non-competitive Power Prices Derail Growth

Despite an endless chain of monetary and fiscal stimuli, the Eurozone consistently disappoints in growth and job creation.

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The Shrinking US Role in World Car Markets

Within the US, I often find a widespread sense that what happens in US (and perhaps also European) car markets will be the key factor in shaping world car markets.

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It’s a Zoom World After All

The pandemic has pushed all of us into Zoom World: that is, a world where many more of our interpersonal connections, both work and personal, happen online.

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The Reality of Attractiveness Bias

Being more attractive is associated with having a higher income.

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Capitalism and Technology: Between Dangerous Links

The digital innovations inspired by the life of Ada Lovelace (Countess of Lovelace, 1815 - 1852 daughter of Lord Byron, pioneer of computer science) will come from people able to associate beauty with engineering, humanism with technology and poetry with processors.