Guy Michaels

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Houghton Street

London, WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

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Citation 83

Robots at Work

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8938
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
Uppsala University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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robots, productivity, technological change

Robots at Work

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10477
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Mar 2015
Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
Uppsala University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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productivity, robots, technological change

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Urbanization and Structural Transformation

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Vienna - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Urbanization, Structural Transformation, Gibrat's Law

Urbanization and Structural Transformation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7016
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Vienna - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Gibrat's Law, Structural Transformation, Urbanization

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Technology, Complexity and Information: The Evolution of Demand for Office Workers

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 May 2006
Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Information Processing, Division of Labor, Technological Change, Organization of Production, Human Capital

The Effect of Trade on the Demand for Skill - Evidence from the Interstate Highway System

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 May 2006
Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Skill Premium, Trade, Highways

The Effect of Trade on the Demand for Skill - Evidence from the Interstate Highway System

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6056
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Highways, skill premium, trade

Is Modern Technology Responsible for Jobless Recoveries?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10470
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
Uppsala University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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job polarization, jobless recoveries, routine-biased technological change, robots

Is Modern Technology Responsible for Jobless Recoveries?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11789
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels
Uppsala University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Job polarization, jobless recoveries, robots, routine-biased technological change

Has ICT Polarized Skill Demand? Evidence from Eleven Countries Over 25 Years

NBER Working Paper No. w16138
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2021
Guy Michaels, Ashwini Natraj and John Van Reenen
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), affiliation not provided to SSRN and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Has ICT Polarized Skill Demand? Evidence from Eleven Countries Over 25 Years

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7898
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Guy Michaels, Ashwini Natraj and John Van Reenen
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), affiliation not provided to SSRN and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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skill demand, technology, trade, wage inequality

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Task Specialization in U.S. Cities from 1880-2000

NBER Working Paper No. w18715
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2021
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Oxford and Princeton University
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Task Specialization in U.S. Cities from 1880-2000

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9308
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Vienna - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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economic development, human interaction, urbanization

Planning Ahead for Better Neighborhoods: Long Run Evidence from Tanzania

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11036
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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urban economics, economic development, slums, Africa

Planning Ahead for Better Neighborhoods: Long Run Evidence from Tanzania

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6680
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 26 Oct 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Urban Economics, Economic Development, Slums, Africa

Planning Ahead for Better Neighborhoods: Long Run Evidence from Tanzania

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12319
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 26 Sep 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Africa, economic development, Slums, Urban Economics

Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil

NBER Working Paper No. w15550
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
Francesco Caselli and Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7579
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Francesco Caselli and Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Brazil, corruption, Dutch disease, fiscal windfalls, natural resources, oil

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Do Giant Oilfield Discoveries Fuel Internal Armed Conflicts?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8620
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Yu-Hsiang Lei and Guy Michaels
Yale-NUS College and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Armed Conflict, Civil War, Natural Resources, Petroleum, Resource Curse

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The Long-Term Consequences of Regional Specialization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6028
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Growth, human capital, petroleum, specialization

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Freedom Fries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6380
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 May 2008
Guy Michaels and Xiaojia Zhi
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Discrimination, Trade

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The Effect of Marital Breakup on the Income Distribution of Women with Children

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6228
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2008
Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat and Guy Michaels
Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Divorce, Poverty

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Resetting the Urban Network: 117-2012

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9760
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Nov 2013
Guy Michaels and Ferdinand Rauch
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Oxford
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Economic Geography, Economic History, Path Dependence, Transportation

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The Division of Labour, Coordination, and the Demand for Information Processing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6358
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 May 2008
Guy Michaels
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Division of Labour, Information Processing, Organization of Production., Technological Change