Peter W Wright

University of Sheffield - Department of Economics

9 Mappin Street

Sheffield, S1 4DT

UNITED KINGDOM

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Do Wages Rise or Fall Following Merger?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2004
Lancaster University - Management School, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Mergers, acquisitions, panel data, wages, profits, employment

Do Wages Rise or Fall Following Merger?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics & Statistics, Vol. 66, No. 5, pp. 847-862, December 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Lancaster University - Management School, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Employment, Job Turnover and the Trade in Producer Services: Firm-Level Evidence

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2007/37
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), OECD, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Offshoring, exporting, services, employment, job turnover

Job Creation, Job Destruction and the Role of Small Firms: Firm-Level Evidence for the UK

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2007/01
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Alexander Hijzen, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Job creation, job destruction, small firms

Job Creation, Job Destruction and the Role of Small Firms: Firm-Level Evidence for the UK

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 72, Issue 5, pp. 621-647, October 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Alexander Hijzen, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Migration, Trade and Wages

U. of Nottingham Working Paper No. 2005/11
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Aug 2005
Alexander Hijzen and Peter W Wright
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Immigration, International Trade, Wage Inequality

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Regional Mobility and Unemployment Transitions in the UK and Spain

GEP Working Paper No. 02/19
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2003
Joanne Lindley, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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unemployment, mobility, regional migration

Structural Adjustment and the Sectoral and Geographical Mobility of Labour

GEP Working Paper No. 2002/18
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jun 2003
David Greenaway, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Worker flows, sectoral adjustment, nested Logit

Structural Adjustment and the Sectoral and Geographical Mobility of Labour

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3662
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2003
David Greenaway, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Mobility, adjustment

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Snakes or Ladders? Skill Upgrading and Occupational Mobility in the US and the UK During the 1990s

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Skill upgrading, occupational mobility, promotions and demotions

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The Earnings Cost of Business Closure in the UK

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Alexander Hijzen, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Worker displacement, linked employer-employee data, panel data, matching

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Structural Adjustment, Turnover and Career Mobility

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2008/23
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Job Turnover, Worker Turnover, Career Mobility

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Open Shop Unions and Product Market Competition

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2006/15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 May 2006
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, open shop trade unions, product market competition

Open-Shop Unions and Product Market Competition

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue Canadienne d'Economique, Vol. 43, Issue 2, pp. 640-662, May/Mai 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2010
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Oligopoly, Open Shop Unions and Trade Liberalisation

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2007/30
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2007
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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International oligopoly, bargaining, open shop unions, trade liberalisation

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Merger Activity and Executive Pay

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3255
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2002
Sourafel Girma, Steve Thompson and Peter W Wright
Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Mergers, acquisition, executive pay

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Exchange Rates and Wages in Unionised Labour Markets

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Paulo Bastos and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Exchange Rates, Trade Unions, Wage Bargaining, Worker-Firm Data

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Open Shop Unions and International Trade Liberalisation

University of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2005/02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2005
Paulo Bastos, Udo Kreickemeier and Peter W Wright
World Bank - Research Department, University of Tuebingen and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, open shop unions, trade liberalisation

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Market Size and Economic Integration When Labor Markets are Unionized

Review of International Economics, Vol. 11, pp. 483-494, August 2003
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Oct 2003
Andromachi Piperakis, Robert C. Hine and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - Department of Economics, University of Nottingham - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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The Productivity and Wage Effects of Foreign Acquisition in the United Kingdom

Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 50, No. 1, pp. 85-102, March 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Lancaster University - Management School, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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The Impact of Merger Activity on Executive Pay in the United Kingdom

Economica, Vol. 73, No. 290, pp. 321-339, May 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 May 2006
Sourafel Girma, Steve Thompson and Peter W Wright
Nottingham University Business School, Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Corporate Governance Reforms and Executive Compensation Determination: Evidence from the UK

Manchester School, Vol. 75, No. 1, pp. 65-81, January 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Sourafel Girma, Steve Thompson and Peter W Wright
Nottingham University Business School, Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Trade Policy and Productivity Growth in Indian Manufacturing

The World Economy, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 249-266, February 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Chris Milner, Dev V. Vencappa and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, Nottingham University Business School and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Wage Costs of Inter- and Intra-Sectoral Adjustment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2710
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
Michelle Haynes, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Industry specific skills, mobility, smooth adjustment, tenure, wages

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Sectoral Transformation and Labour-Market Flows

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 16 No. 3, Globalization and Labour Markets, Autumn 2000
Posted: 18 Apr 2001
David Greenaway, Richard Upward and Peter W Wright
University of Nottingham - School of Economics, University of Nottingham - School of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics

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