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Working Papers

EIB Working papers allow guest authors to explore particular topics in depth, often relating to the annual Economics Conference publication.

EIB Working Papers 2018/04 – Investment of financially distressed firms: the role of trade credit
EIB Working Papers 2018/03 – The corporate equity puzzle
EIB Working Papers 2018/02 – Access to Finance and Innovative activity of EU firms: a Cluster Analysis
EIB Working Papers 2018/01 – What Finance for What Investment? Survey-Based Evidence for European Companies
EIB Working Papers 2017/03 – Loan characteristics, Firm Preferences and Investment: Evidence from a unique experiment
EIB Working Papers 2017/02 – Credit Guarantee Schemes for SME lending in Western Europe
EIB Working Papers 2017/01 – Stabilising virtues of central banks: (re)matching bank liquidity
EIB Working Papers 2016/08 – Intangible investment in the EU and US before and since the Great Recession and its contribution to productivity growth
EIB Working Papers 2016/05 – Banks Credit and Productivity Growth in the EU
EIB Working Papers 2016/04 – Project Finance in Europe: An Overview and Discussion of Key Drivers
EIB Working Papers 2016/06 – Financing energy innovation: The role of financing constraints for directed technical change from fossil-fuel to renewable innovation
EIB Working Papers 2016/07 – Cross border banking: pull-push effects of parent banks on subsidiaries’ credit extensions
EIB Working Papers 2016/03 – Collateral Regimes and Missing Job Creation in the MENA Region
EIB Working Papers 2016/02 – International Financial Flows in the New Normal: Key Patterns (and Why We Should Care)
EIB Working Papers 2016/01 – Infrastructure Investment in Europe and International Competitiveness
EIB Working Papers 2015/01 – Competitiveness of the European economy
EIB Working Papers 2013/02 - Private Infrastructure Finance and Investment in Europe
EIB Working Papers 2013/01 - Infrastructure Investments in Eastern Neighbours and Central Asia (ENCA)
EIB Working Papers 2012/05 - The costs of climate-change adaptation in Europe: a review
EIB Working Papers 2012/04 – Green Electricity Investment in Europe: Development Scenarios for Generation and Transmission Investments
EIB Working Papers 2012/03 – Choosing the optimal climate change policy in the presence of catastrophic risk
EIB Working Papers 2012/02 – The Role of Economic Policy in Climate Change Adaptation
EIB Working Papers 2012/01 – Strategic adaptation to climate change in Europe