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First Name: Melvyn
Middle Name: Glyn
Last Name: Coles
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RePEc Short-ID: pco324

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(95%) Economics Department
University of Essex
Location: Colchester, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://www.essex.ac.uk/economics/
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Phone: +44-1206-872728
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Postal: Wivenhoe Park, COLCHESTER. CO4 3SQ
Handle: RePEc:edi:edessuk (more details at EDIRC)
(5%) Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
Location: London, United Kingdom
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Phone: +44 (0)20 7183 8801
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Melvyn G. Coles & Dale T. Mortensen, 2012. "Equilibrium Labor Turnover, Firm Growth and Unemployment," NBER Working Papers 18022, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Melvyn G. Coles & Dale T. Mortensen, 2011. "Equilibrium Wage and Employment Dynamics in a Model of Wage Posting without Commitment," NBER Working Papers 17284, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Coles, Melvyn G & Kelishomi, Ali Moghaddasi, 2011. "New Business Start-ups and the Business Cycle," CEPR Discussion Papers 8588, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  4. Ken Burdett & Melvyn Coles, 2010. "Tenure and Experience Effects on Wages: A Theory," CESifo Working Paper Series 3203, CESifo Group Munich.
  5. Burdett, Ken & Carrillo-Tudela, Carlos & Coles, Melvyn, 2009. "Human Capital Accumulation and Labour Market Equilibrium," IZA Discussion Papers 4215, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Alison L. Booth & Melvyn B. Coles, 2008. "Tax Policy and Returns to Education," CEPR Discussion Papers 591, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
  7. Melvyn Coles & Ken Burdett, 2007. "Wage/Tenure Contracts with Heterogeneous Firms," Economics Discussion Papers 649, University of Essex, Department of Economics.
  8. Booth, Alison L & Coles, Melvyn G & Gong, Xiaodong, 2007. "Increasing Returns to Education: Theory and Evidence," CEPR Discussion Papers 6266, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  9. Coles, Melvyn & Francesconi, Marco, 2007. "On the Emergence of Toyboys: Equilibrium Matching with Ageing and Uncertain Careers," IZA Discussion Papers 2612, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  10. Booth, Alison L & Coles, Melvyn G, 2007. "The Impact of Fiscal Policy on Labour Supply and Education in an Economy with Household and Market Production," CEPR Discussion Papers 6265, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  11. Melvyn Coles & Adrian Masters, 2006. "Re-entitlement Effects with Duration Dependent Unemployment Insurance in a Stochastic Matching Equilibrium," 2006 Meeting Papers 189, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  12. Alison L. Booth & Melvyn Coles, 2006. "A Microfoundation for Increasing Returns in Human Capital Accumulation and the Under-Participation Trap," CEPR Discussion Papers 543, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
  13. Booth, Alison L & Coles, Melvyn G, 2005. "Education, Matching and the Allocative Value of Romance," CEPR Discussion Papers 5099, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  14. Booth, Alison L. & Coles, Melvyn, 2005. "Increasing Returns to Education and the Skills Under-Investment Trap," IZA Discussion Papers 1657, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  15. Melvyn Coles & Barbara Petrongolo, 2005. "A test between matching theories," Working Papers 175, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
  16. Melvyn Coles, 2005. "Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium: The Role of Congestion and Thick-Market Externalities," Working Papers 206, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
  17. Adrian Masters & Melvyn Coles, 2004. "Duration Dependent Unemployment Insurance and Stabilisation Policy," Discussion Papers 04-10, University at Albany, SUNY, Department of Economics.
  18. Booth, Alison L & Coles, Melvyn G, 2004. "Part-Time Employment Traps and Childcare Policy," CEPR Discussion Papers 4357, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  19. Adrian Masters & Melvyn Coles, 2004. "Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium," Discussion Papers 04-12, University at Albany, SUNY, Department of Economics.
  20. Coles, Melvyn G & Petrongolo, Barbara, 2002. "A Test Between Unemployment Theories Using Matching Data," CEPR Discussion Papers 3241, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  21. Melvyn G. Coles & Jan Eeckhout, 2000. "Heterogeneity as a coordination device," Economics Working Papers 510, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
  22. Melvyn G. Coles & Abhinay Muthoo, 2000. "Bargaining equilibrium in a non-stationary environment," Economics Discussion Papers 505, University of Essex, Department of Economics.
  23. Coles, Melvyn G, 1996. "Designing a Cheaper and More Effective Unemployment Benefit System," CEPR Discussion Papers 1532, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  24. Coles, Melvyn G & Hildreth, Andrew, 1996. "Wage Bargaining, Inventories, and Union Legislation," CEPR Discussion Papers 1361, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  25. Coles, Melvyn G, 1996. "Decentralized Trade, Entrepreneurial Investment and the Theory of Unemployment," CEPR Discussion Papers 1478, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  26. Coles, Melvyn G, 1994. "Understanding the Matching Function: The Role of Newspapers and Job Agencies," CEPR Discussion Papers 939, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  27. Coles, Melvyn G & Muthoo, Abhinay, 1994. "Strategic Bargaining and Competitive Bidding in a Dynamic Market Equilibrium," CEPR Discussion Papers 938, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  28. Melvyn Coles & Randall Wright, 1994. "Dynamic bargaining theory," Staff Report 172, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.
  29. Coles, Melvyn G & Smith, Eric, 1994. "Marketplaces and Matching," CEPR Discussion Papers 1048, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  30. Coles, Melvyn G & Smith, Eric, 1994. "Cross-Section Estimation of the Matching Function: Evidence from England and Wales," CEPR Discussion Papers 966, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  31. Burdett, Kenneth & Coles, Melvyn G & van Ours, Jan C, 1994. "Temporal Aggregation Bias in Stock-Flow Models," CEPR Discussion Papers 967, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  32. Melvyn G. Coles & Raymond J. Farrow, 1986. "Neo-Classical Adjustment Rules with Time Varying Discount Rates - Theory and Applications," Working Papers 666, Queen's University, Department of Economics.
  33. Kenneth Burdett and Melvyn G. Coles, . "Steady State Price Distributions in a Noisy Search Equilibrium," Economics Discussion Papers 450, University of Essex, Department of Economics.

    RePEc:ese:iserwp:2012-07 is not listed on IDEAS
  34. Melvyn G. Coles and Apostolis Philippopoulos, . "Are exchange rate bands better than fixed exchange rates?," Economics Discussion Papers 453, University of Essex, Department of Economics.
  35. Melvyn G. Coles & Jan Eeckhout, . "Efficient Job Allocation," Penn CARESS Working Papers f254df043aa954b9f2d76c248, Penn Economics Department.

Articles

  1. Kenneth Burdett & Carlos Carrillo‐Tudela & Melvyn G. Coles, 2011. "Human Capital Accumulation And Labor Market Equilibrium," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 52(3), pages 657-677, 08.
  2. Melvyn G. Coles & Marco Francesconi, 2011. "On The Emergence Of Toyboys: The Timing Of Marriage With Aging And Uncertain Careers," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 52(3), pages 825-853, 08.
  3. Alison Booth & Melvyn Coles, 2010. "Education, Matching, and the Allocative Value of Romance," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 8(4), pages 744-775, 06.
  4. Coles, Melvyn G. & Jones, Paul & Smith, Eric, 2010. "A Picture Of Stock–Flow Unemployment In The United Kingdom," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(04), pages 427-453, September.
  5. Burdett, Ken & Coles, Melvyn, 2010. "Wage/tenure contracts with heterogeneous firms," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 145(4), pages 1408-1435, July.
  6. Booth, A.L. & Coles, M.G., 2010. "Tax policy and returns to education," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 17(1), pages 291-301, January.
  7. Coles, Melvyn, 2009. "Corrigendum to "Melvyn Coles, Optimal unemployment policy in a matching equilibrium", Labour Economics, Volume 15, Issue 4, Pages 537-559 (August 2008)," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 16(1), pages 120-120, January.
  8. Melvyn Coles & Barbara Petrongolo, 2008. "A Test Between Stock-Flow Matching And The Random Matching Function Approach," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 49(4), pages 1113-1141, November.
  9. Coles, Melvyn, 2008. "Optimal unemployment policy in a matching equilibrium," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(4), pages 537-559, August.
  10. Coles, Melvyn & Masters, Adrian, 2007. "Re-entitlement effects with duration-dependent unemployment insurance in a stochastic matching equilibrium," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 31(9), pages 2879-2898, September.
  11. Booth, Alison L. & Coles, Melvyn, 2007. "A microfoundation for increasing returns in human capital accumulation and the under-participation trap," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 51(7), pages 1661-1681, October.
  12. Melvyn Coles & Joseph Lanfranchi & Ali Skalli & John Treble, 2007. "Pay, Technology, And The Cost Of Worker Absence," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 45(2), pages 268-285, 04.
  13. Melvyn Coles & Adrian Masters, 2006. "Optimal Unemployment Insurance in a Matching Equilibrium," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 24(1), pages 109-138, January.
  14. Melvyn Coles & Adrian Masters, 2004. "Duration-Dependent Unemployment Insurance Payments and Equilibrium Unemployment," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 71, pages 83-97, 02.
  15. Coles, Melvyn G. & Eeckhout, Jan, 2003. "Indeterminacy and directed search," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 111(2), pages 265-276, August.
  16. Ken Burdett & Melvyn Coles, 2003. "Equilibrium Wage-Tenure Contracts," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 71(5), pages 1377-1404, 09.
  17. Coles, Melvyn G. & Muthoo, Abhinay, 2003. "Bargaining in a non-stationary environment," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 109(1), pages 70-89, March.
  18. Melvyn G. Coles, 2001. "Equilibrium Wage Dispersion, Firm Size and Growth," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 4(1), pages 159-187, January.
  19. Burdett, Ken & Coles, Melvyn G, 2001. "Transplants and Implants: The Economics of Self-Improvement," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 42(3), pages 597-616, August.
  20. Coles, Melvyn G & Hildreth, Andrew K G, 2000. "Wage Bargaining, Inventories, and Union Legislation," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(2), pages 273-93, April.
  21. Coles, Melvyn & Masters, Adrian, 2000. "Retraining and long-term unemployment in a model of unlearning by not doing," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 44(9), pages 1801-1822, October.
  22. Burdett, Kenneth & Coles, Melvyn G, 1999. "Long-Term Partnership Formation: Marriage and Employment," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 109(456), pages F307-34, June.
  23. Coles, Melvyn G, 1999. "Turnover Externalities with Marketplace Trading," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 40(4), pages 851-68, November.
  24. Coles, Melvyn & Smith, Eric, 1998. "Strategic bargaining with firm inventories," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 23(1), pages 35-54, September.
  25. Coles, Melvyn G. & Wright, Randall, 1998. "A Dynamic Equilibrium Model of Search, Bargaining, and Money," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 78(1), pages 32-54, January.
  26. Coles, Melvyn G & Smith, Eric, 1998. "Marketplaces and Matching," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 39(1), pages 239-54, February.
  27. Burdett, K. & Coles, M. G., 1998. "Separation cycles," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 22(7), pages 1069-1090, May.
  28. Coles, Melvyn G & Muthoo, Abhinay, 1998. "Strategic Bargaining and Competitive Bidding in a Dynamic Market Equilibrium," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 65(2), pages 235-60, April.
  29. Coles, Melvyn & Philippopoulos, Apostolis, 1997. "Are exchange rate bands better than fixed exchange rates? The imported credibility approach," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 43(1-2), pages 133-153, August.
  30. Burdett, Kenneth & Coles, Melvyn G., 1997. "Steady State Price Distributions in a Noisy Search Equilibrium," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 72(1), pages 1-32, January.
  31. Burdett, Ken & Coles, Melvyn G, 1997. "Marriage and Class," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 112(1), pages 141-68, February.
  32. Coles, Melvyn G. & Treble, John G., 1996. "Calculating the price of worker reliability," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 169-188, September.
  33. Coles, Melvyn G & Smith, Eric, 1996. "Cross-Section Estimation of the Matching Function: Evidence from England and Wales," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 63(252), pages 589-97, November.
  34. Coles, Melvyn G. & Treble, John G., 1993. "The price of worker reliability," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 41(2), pages 149-155.

NEP Fields

22 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (5) 2007-11-17 2009-07-03 2011-08-22 2011-10-15 2012-05-08. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2011-10-15
  3. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (7) 2006-05-13 2007-01-13 2009-07-03 2011-08-22 2011-10-15 2012-04-03 2012-05-08. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EDU: Education (7) 2005-07-03 2005-07-11 2005-08-13 2006-05-13 2007-03-31 2007-04-28 2009-01-03. Author is listed
  5. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2011-10-15
  6. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2000-10-31
  7. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (6) 2006-05-13 2007-03-31 2007-04-28 2007-04-28 2009-01-03 2009-07-03. Author is listed
  8. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2007-01-13
  9. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (14) 2003-02-24 2003-03-14 2003-12-07 2004-06-13 2007-03-24 2007-03-31 2007-04-28 2007-11-17 2009-01-03 2009-07-03 2011-08-22 2011-08-22 2012-04-03 2012-05-08. Author is listed
  10. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2011-08-22
  11. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2011-08-22
  12. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (3) 2003-02-24 2003-03-14 2011-10-15
  13. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (4) 2005-07-11 2006-05-13 2007-03-31 2007-04-28
  14. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2009-01-03
  15. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2011-10-15

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