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Laura Abramovsky

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First Name:Laura
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Last Name:Abramovsky
RePEc Short-ID:pab130
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Terminal Degree:2015 Department of Economics; University College London (UCL) (from RePEc Genealogy)


(70%) Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

London, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:ifsssuk (more details at EDIRC)

(30%) ESRC Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy (CPP)
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

London, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:cfifsuk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Abramovsky,Laura Fernanda & Andres,Luis Alberto & Joseph,George & Rud,Juan Pablo & Sember,German Eduardo & Thibert,Michael David, 2020. "Study of the Distributional Performance of Piped Water Consumption Subsidies in 10 Developing Countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 9245, The World Bank.
  2. Laura Abramovsky & Britta Augsburg & Pamela Jervis & Bansi Malde & Angus Phimister, 2019. "Complementarities in the Production of Child Health," IFS Working Papers W19/15, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  3. Laura Abramovsky & Britta Augsburg & Melanie Lührmann & Francisco Oteiza & Juan Pablo Rud, 2018. "Community matters: heterogenous impacts of a sanitation intervention," IFS Working Papers W18/28, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  4. Laura Abramovsky & David Phillips, 2015. "A tax micro-simulator for Mexico (MEXTAX) and its application to the 2010 tax reforms," IFS Working Papers W15/23, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  5. Laura Abramovsky, 2015. "Global engagement in R&D: a portrait of biopharmaceutical patenting firms," IFS Working Papers W15/18, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  6. Laura Abramovsky & Orazio Attanasio & David Phillips, 2015. "Value Added Tax policy and the case for uniformity: empirical evidence from Mexico," IFS Working Papers W15/08, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  7. Laura Abramovsky & Orazio Attanasio & Kai Barron & Pedro Carneiro & George Stoye, 2014. "Challenges to promoting social inclusion of the extreme poor: evidence from a large scale experiment in Colombia," IFS Working Papers W14/33, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  8. Griffith, Rachel & Abramovsky, Laura & Miller, Helen, 2012. "Offshoring high-skilled jobs: EU multinationals and domestic employment of inventors," CEPR Discussion Papers 8837, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  9. Laura Abramovsky & Rachel Griffith, 2009. "ICT, corporate restructuring and productivity," IFS Working Papers W09/10, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  10. Laura Abramovsky & Rachel Griffith & Gareth Macartney & Helen Miller, 2008. "The location of innovative activity in Europe," IFS Working Papers W08/10, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  11. Laura Abramovsky & Helen Simpson, 2008. "Geographic Proximity and Firm-University Innovation Linkages: evidence from Great Britain," The Centre for Market and Public Organisation 08/200, The Centre for Market and Public Organisation, University of Bristol, UK.
  12. Laura Abramovsky & Rupert Harrison & Helen Simpson, 2007. "University research and the location of business R&D," IFS Working Papers W07/02, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  13. Laura Abramovsky & Elisabeth Kremp & Alberto López & Tobias Schmidt & Helen Simpson, 2005. "Understanding co-operative R&D activity: evidence from four European countries," IFS Working Papers W05/23, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  14. Laura Abramovsky & Rachel Griffith, 2005. "Outsourcing and offshoring of business services: how important is ICT?," IFS Working Papers W05/22, Institute for Fiscal Studies.


  1. Laura Abramovsky & Rachel Griffith & Helen Miller, 2017. "Domestic Effects of Offshoring High-skilled Jobs: Complementarities in Knowledge Production," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 25(1), pages 1-20, February.
  2. Laura Abramovsky & Orazio Attanasio & Kai Barron & Pedro Carneiro & George Stoye, 2016. "Challenges to Promoting Social Inclusion of the Extreme Poor: Evidence from a Large-Scale Experiment in Colombia," Economía Journal, The Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association - LACEA, vol. 0(Spring 20), pages 89-141, April.
  3. Laura Abramovsky & Alexander Klemm & David Phillips, 2014. "Corporate Tax in Developing Countries: Current Trends and Design Issues," Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies, vol. 35, pages 559-588, December.
  4. Laura Abramovsky & Helen Simpson, 2011. "Geographic proximity and firm--university innovation linkages: evidence from Great Britain," Journal of Economic Geography, Oxford University Press, vol. 11(6), pages 949-977, November.
  5. Laura Abramovsky & Erich Battistin & Emla Fitzsimons & Alissa Goodman & Helen Simpson, 2011. "Providing Employers with Incentives to Train Low-SkilledWorkers: Evidence from the UK Employer Training Pilots," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 29(1), pages 153-193, January.
  6. Laura Abramovsky & Elisabeth Kremp & Alberto Lopez & Tobias Schmidt & Helen Simpson, 2009. "Understanding co-operative innovative activity: evidence from four European countries," Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(3), pages 243-265.
  7. Laura Abramovsky & Rupert Harrison & Helen Simpson, 2007. "University Research and the Location of Business R&D," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 117(519), pages 114-141, March.
  8. Laura Abramovsky & Rachel Griffith, 2006. "Outsourcing and Offshoring of Business Services: How Important is ICT?," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 4(2-3), pages 594-601, 04-05.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 17 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-INO: Innovation (7) 2006-04-22 2007-02-24 2009-02-14 2009-04-05 2009-04-05 2012-03-28 2015-08-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (5) 2015-08-13 2019-01-21 2019-02-18 2020-01-06 2020-01-06. Author is listed
  3. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (5) 2007-02-24 2009-02-14 2009-04-05 2012-03-28 2015-08-25. Author is listed
  4. NEP-TID: Technology and Industrial Dynamics (5) 2006-04-22 2007-02-24 2009-02-14 2009-08-22 2015-08-25. Author is listed
  5. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (5) 2007-02-24 2009-02-14 2009-04-05 2019-01-21 2019-02-18. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (4) 2015-08-13 2019-01-21 2019-02-18 2020-01-06
  7. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy (4) 2009-02-14 2009-04-05 2009-04-05 2009-08-22
  8. NEP-EDU: Education (3) 2007-02-24 2009-02-14 2009-04-05
  9. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2006-04-22 2009-08-22
  10. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (2) 2006-04-22 2015-08-25
  11. NEP-EEC: European Economics (2) 2006-04-22 2009-04-05
  12. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (2) 2009-02-14 2009-04-05
  13. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2009-02-14 2009-04-05
  14. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2019-02-18 2020-05-25
  15. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (2) 2009-02-14 2009-04-05
  16. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2015-08-13 2015-11-01
  17. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (2) 2015-08-13 2015-11-01
  18. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (2) 2009-08-22 2015-08-25
  19. NEP-ACC: Accounting and Auditing (1) 2015-08-13
  20. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2006-04-22
  21. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (1) 2009-08-22
  22. NEP-LAM: Central and South America (1) 2015-08-13
  23. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality and Poverty (1) 2015-08-13
  24. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2020-05-25
  25. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (1) 2007-02-24


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