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JEL Code: D72

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1.

Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Gallup and Gallup
Downloads 23,949
2.

Existence and Efficiency of Nash Equilibria under Deterministic Voting

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 12,112
3.

Fanning the Flames of Hate: Social Media and Hate Crime

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 07 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and University of Warwick
Downloads 8,762
4.

Mechanism Theory

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 7,880
5.

Separation of Powers, Political Competition and Efficient Provision of Public Goods

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 7,367
6.

Origin of the Theory of Agency: An Account By One of the Theory's Originators

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 5,168
7.

The International Politics of IFRS Harmonization

Accounting, Economics and Law 3, No. 2 (April 2013), Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 11-132
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 4,487
8.

New Institutional Economics

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Sep 1998
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Baylor University - Hankamer School of Business

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Downloads 3,862
9.

Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
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University of Oregon - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 3,518
10.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
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Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
Downloads 3,243
11.

Corporate Speech and the First Amendment: History, Data, and Implications

Constitutional Commentary, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,139
12.

Rola Grup Interesów W Procesie Stanowienia Prawa W Polsce (The Role of Groups of Interest in the Legislation Process in Poland)

Number of pages: 168 Posted: 30 Dec 2013
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Vistula University, Cracow University of Economics, IESEG School of Management, Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) and Cracow University of Economics
Downloads 2,624
13.

Government Control of the Media

Journal of Public Economics, vol. 118, pp. 163-171, October 2014.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy
Downloads 2,489
14.

Jobs, Crime, and Votes: A Short-Run Evaluation of the Refugee Crisis in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10494
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
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University of Strathclyde and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research

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15.

Why Resource-Poor Dictators Allow Freer Media: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, No. 4, pp. 645-668, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Sciences Po and University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy
Downloads 2,318
16.

Blockholders: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 475/2016
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2019
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London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and Boston College - Department of Finance

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17.

Dictators and Their Viziers: Endogenizing the Loyalty-Competence Trade-Off

Journal of European Economic Association, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 903–930, October 2011,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2011
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy
Downloads 2,209
18.

Tax Systems in the World: An Empirical Investigation into the Importance of Tax Bases, Collection Costs, and Political Regime

Carleton Economic Working Paper No. 01-03, International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 13, 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
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University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Carleton University - School of Public Policy and Administration
Downloads 2,110
19.

Towards an Understanding of the Role of Standard Setters in Standard Setting

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 10-105
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2012
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Brigham Young University - Marriott School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,063
20.

Differences between Politically Connected and Non-Connected Firms: A Cross Country Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2009
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Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 1,984
21.

The Euro Area Crisis: Politics Over Economics

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5091-14
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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22.

The Implications of Unverifiable Fair-Value Accounting: Evidence from the Political Economy of Goodwill Accounting

MIT Sloan School of Management Research Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School

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Downloads 1,903
23.

Investor Protection and Interest Group Politics

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23. No. 3, pp. 1089-1119, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 603
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics

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24.

Behavioral Political Economy: A Survey

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4988
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
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BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Institute for Economics, Chair for Microeconomics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 1,827
25.

Auditor Lobbying on Accounting Standards

Journal of Law, Finance & Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - Marriott School, Harvard Business School and Boston College
Downloads 1,818
26.

Regulatory Cycles: Revisiting the Political Economy of Financial Crises

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2018
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department

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27.

Government Control of Privatized Firms

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 40/2004, FEEM Working Paper No. 130.04, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2018
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Bocconi University and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management

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Downloads 1,758
28.

Child Sexual Abuse and the State: Applying Critical Outsider Methodologies to Legislative Policymaking

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 1,716
29.

Evidence of Voter Fraud and the Impact that Regulations to Reduce Fraud Have on Voter Participation Rates

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 1,679
30.

Attack When the World Is Not Watching? U.S. News and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 19 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 1,636
31.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Harry W. Walborsky Professor, Florida State University College of Law; Associate Dean, Business Program, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,596
32.

Press Freedom, Human Capital and Corruption

DELTA Working Paper No. 2002-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
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Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities
Downloads 1,592
33.

The Non-Existence of Representative Agents

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 May 2019
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Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University

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34.

Governance Under Common Ownership

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 437/2014
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics

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35.

The Politics of Government Investment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 106, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
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University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Arizona State University
Downloads 1,504
36.

The Euro Area Crisis Five Years After the Original Sin

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5147-15
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2015
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,490
37.

Accounting for Rising Corporate Profits: Intangibles or Regulatory Rents?

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-18
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 May 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
Downloads 1,486
38.

The Past, Present, and Future of Bankruptcy Law in America

Michigan Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,400
39.

On the Political Economy of the Financial Crisis and Bailout of 2008

Public Choice, Vol. 140, No. 3-4, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,389
40.

Sex without Romance: The Political Economy of Prostitution

LAW WITHOUT ROMANCE, Edward Lopez, ed., 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,386
41.

Central Bank Independence: An Update of Theory and Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 255
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Free University Berlin - Department of Economics, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Tilburg University (CentER) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,376
42.

Being the New York Times: The Political Behaviour of a Newspaper

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
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University of Pavia

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43.

Privatisation and Institutions: A Cross Country Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 375
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jan 2001
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Bocconi University, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy and National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA)
Downloads 1,367
44.

Evolution of Mobile Banking Regulations: A Case Study on Legislator's Behavior

Strategic Change: Briefings in Entrepreneurial Finance 26(1): 3-20
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
CEREN EA 7477 Burgundy School of Business - Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté
Downloads 1,357
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Do Shareholders Vote Strategically? Voting Behavior, Proposal Screening, and Majority Rules

Mannheim Finance Working Paper No. 2006-15, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 31/2003 , EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2008
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University of Mannheim Business School and State University of New York at Binghamton - School of Management

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The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices

Turnbull, Shann 2012. The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices. In The Sage handbook of CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Thomas Clarke and Douglas Branson, eds., Chapter 19, 428-449, Sage: London & Thousand Oaks, CA.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 19 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
International Institute for Self-Governance
Downloads 1,330
47.

Communication and Decision-Making in Corporate Boards

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,321
48.

The Political Economy of News Media: Theory, Evidence and Open Issues

Handbook of Alternative Theories of Public Economics, Chelthenam, Edward Elgar Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
LUISS Guido Carli University
Downloads 1,308
49.

Political Cycles and Stock Returns

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 17-01, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 28 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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A Model of Protests, Revolution, and Information

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,295