New working paper by Sascha O. Becker, Thiemo Fetzer and Dennis Novy looks at why some areas voted to leave the EU and others voted to remain.
This paper was revised and resubmitted on the 10th April 2017.
Sascha Becker is a Professor of Economics and his research interests include Labour Economics, Education Economics, and Economic History. He is a Research Fellow at CESifo, CEPR, IZA, and ROA, and a Research Professor at the Ifo Institute.
Thiemo Fetzer is an Assistant Professor in the Economics department at the University of Warwick. He is also affiliated with the Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) at University of Warwick, the Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) at London School of Economics and the Households in Conflict Network (HiCN). He received a PhD from the London School of Economics and works in the fields of development economics, political economy and applied microeconomics.
Dennis Novy is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick. He is also a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), CESifo and an Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) at the London School of Economics.