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    • Do European agri-environment measures help reduce herbicide use? Evidence from viticulture in France 

      Kuhfuss, Laure; Subervie, Julie (2018-07-01) - Journal article
      Agri-environmental schemes (AES) are a central component of the European environmental policy, but few of these schemes have been carefully evaluated and doubts are often expressed about their effectiveness. We use original ...
    • Dynamic benchmark targeting 

      Schlag, Karl H.; Zapechelnyuk, Andriy (2017-05-01) - Journal article
      We study decision making in complex discrete-time dynamic environments where Bayesian optimization is intractable. A decision maker is equipped with a finite set of benchmark strategies. She aims to perform similarly to ...
    • Education, income and happiness : panel evidence for the UK 

      FitzRoy, Felix R.; Nolan, Michael A. (2018-11-14) - Journal article
      Using panel data from the BHPS and its Understanding Society extension, we study life satisfaction (LS) and income over nearly two decades, for samples split by education, and age, to our knowledge for the first time. The ...
    • Stabilization and commitment : forward guidance in economies with rational expectations 

      Hughes Hallett, Andrew; Acocella, Nicola (2018-01) - Journal article
      We construct a theory of forward guidance in economic policy making in order to provide a framework for explaining the role and strategic advantages of including forward guidance as an explicit part of policy design. We ...
    • Statistical modelling of individual animal movement : an overview of key methods and a discussion of practical challenges 

      Patterson, Toby A.; Parton, Alison; Langrock, Roland; Blackwell, Paul G.; Thomas, Len; King, Ruth (2017-10) - Journal article
      With the influx of complex and detailed tracking data gathered from electronic tracking devices, the analysis of animal movement data has recently emerged as a cottage industry among biostatisticians. New approaches of ...
    • A time varying DSGE model with financial frictions 

      Galvão, Ana Beatriz; Giraitis, Liudas; Kapetanios, George; Petrova, Katerina (2016-09-02) - Journal article
      We build a time varying DSGE model with financial frictions in order to evaluate changes in the responses of the macroeconomy to financial friction shocks. Using U.S. data, we find that the transmission of the financial ...
    • Uncertainty shocks in a model of effective demand : comment 

      de Groot, Oliver; Richter, Alexander W.; Throckmorton, Nathaniel A. (2018-08-02) - Journal article
      Basu and Bundick, 2017 showed an intertemporal preference volatility shock has meaningful effects on real activity in a New Keynesian model with Epstein and Zin, 1991 preferences. We show that when the distributional weights ...