Albrecht Glitz and Erik Meyersson present the first systematic evaluation of the economic returns to state-sponsored industrial espionage.
Lídia Farré and Libertad González analyze the effect of the introduction of a paternity leave allowance in Spain on households’ labor market and fertility decisions.
David Card, Ana Rute Cardoso, Joerg Heining, and Patrick Kline portray two lines in the literature on factors at the firm level that drive wage inequality
Esther Hauk, Mónica Oviedo and Xavier Ramos examine the relationship between the citizens’ perception of corruption by public officials and their willingness to support public policy that is directed at reducing inequality.
Christopher Hansman, Jonas Hjort, Gianmarco León, and Matthieu Teachout explain how exporters in developing countries use vertical integration to upgrade output quality and gain access to high end markets in the developed world.
Xavier Cuadras Morató and Toni Rodon question whether the increase in support for independence in Catalonia is a by-product of the Great Recession.