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JEL Code: D74

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1.

Fanning the Flames of Hate: Social Media and Hate Crime

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 07 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and University of Warwick
Downloads 11,316
2.

Generating Employment in Poor and Fragile States: Evidence from Labor Market and Entrepreneurship Programs

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and World Bank
Downloads 4,209
3.

I Didn’t Want to Offend You: The Cost of Avoiding Sensitive Questions

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, University of Utah - Department of Marketing and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 3,588
4.

Can Development Programs Counter Insurgencies?: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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5.

Estimating the Impact of the Hajj: Religion and Tolerance in Islam's Global Gathering

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-022
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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6.

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 02 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and International Rescue Committee

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,426
7.

What Causes Terrorism?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
WZB Berlin Social Science Center and University of Freiburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,336
8.

Constitutionalism in India and South Africa: A Comparative Study from a Human Rights Perspective

Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 16, 2007-2008
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 2,282
9.

Identifying and Addressing the Causes of Conflict in Family Business

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Saki Partners
Downloads 2,187
10.

Constructing and Classifying Informal International Institutions

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Prishtina
Downloads 2,099
11.

Leadership Styles and Team Cohesiveness Across Cultures

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Hay Group, Utrecht University - Department of Social and Organizational Psychology and Utrecht University - Department of Social and Organizational Psychology
Downloads 2,089
12.

Artificial Intelligence: Robots, Avatars and the Demise of the Human Mediator

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
Downloads 2,054
13.

Predicting Local Violence

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Brown University, University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and University College of London
Downloads 1,967
14.

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: 20 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Catalan Institution of Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 1,782
15.

The Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory: A Conceptual Framework and Measure of Intercultural Conflict Approaches

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Hammer Consulting Group, LLC.
Downloads 1,764
16.

A Model of Protests, Revolution, and Information

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,568
17.

Ethnic Conflict in India's North-East: Complexities, Causes and Consequences

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,550
18.

Allocating Risk Through Contract: Evidence from M&A and Policy Implications

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,487
19.

World Protests 2006-2013

Initiative for Policy Dialogue and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung New York Working Paper No. 2013
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 03 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 May 2015
Working Paper Series
United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Downloads 1,483
20.

How to Fight Terrorism: Alternatives to Deterrence

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Lucerne
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21.

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
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22.

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
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,410
23.

Why Not Taxation and Representation? British Politics and the American Revolution

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Indiana University

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24.

Terrorist Group Brutality and the Emergence of the Islamic State

Phillips, P.J. 2016. “Terrorist Group Brutality and the Emergence of the Islamic State.” In: Phillips, P.J. 2016. The Economics of Terrorism. Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon & New York, NY.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern Queensland - Faculty of Business
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25.

Poverty and Crime: Evidence from Rainfall and Trade Shocks in India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-067
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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26.

A Theory of Political Transitions

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 1,340
27.

The War on Illegal Drug Production and Trafficking: An Economic Evaluation of Plan Colombia

Documento CEDE No. 2008-19
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,322
28.

Strategy in Contests - An Introduction

WZB-Markets and Politics Working Paper No. SP II 2007-01
Number of pages: 132 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Downloads 1,316
29.

The Status Quo Bias and Contract Default Rules

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 83, 1998, UCLA School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Mar 1998
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 1,282
30.

Networks of Military Alliances, Wars, and International Trade

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Nuffield College

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31.

Technology Mediated Dispute Resolution (TMDR): A New Paradigm for ADR

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 21, No. 3, p. 629, 2006
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
Downloads 1,226
32.

The Multiple Faces of Corruption: Typology, Forms and Levels

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University Center for Economic and Managerial Sciences, University of Guadalajara
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33.

The Powerful and Pervasive Effects of Ownership on M&A

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 669
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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34.

The Use and Abuse of Investor Suits: An Inquiry into the Dark Side of Shareholder Activism

European Company and Financial Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2010-001, CBC-RPS Paper No. 1/2010
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Business Law and Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,184
35.

Exploring the Concept of Power in Mediation: Mediators’ Sources of Power and Influence Tactics

24 Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution 535 (2009)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Ono Academic College Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,180
36.

Nonbinding Voting for Shareholder Proposals

Journal of Finance, Vol. 66, No. 5, 2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington, Foster School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,170
37.

An Interactional Model of Direct Democracy - Lessons from the Swiss Experience

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich
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38.

Ethnic Polarization, Potential Conflict, and Civil Wars

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 770
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 1,136
39.

Strategic Negative Emotion in Negotiation

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
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Northwestern University - Department of Communication Studies and Northwestern University - Department of Communication Studies
Downloads 1,130
40.

Simulating Dynamical Features of Escape Panic

Nature, Vol. 407, pp. 487-490, 2000
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
ETH Zürich - Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences (GESS), Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Eotvos University - Budapest, Hungary and Eotvos University - Budapest, Hungary
Downloads 1,119
41.

Business Valuation, DLOM and Daubert: The Issue of Redundancy

Business Valuation Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Independent
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42.

The Role of Social Media in Mobilizing Political Protest: Evidence from the Tunisian Revolution

German Development Institute Discussion Paper No. 10/2012, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), ISSN 1860-0441
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
German Development Insitute
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43.

A Personal Application of Kotter's (1990) Definition of Leadership

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Comunicamos.EU
Downloads 1,079
44.

Conflict Management Strategies as Moderators or Mediators of the Relationship between Intragroup Conflict and Job Performance

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Western Kentucky University and Youngstown State University - Department of Management
Downloads 1,024
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How to Measure the Price and Quality of Access to Justice?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School, University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research and Utrecht Centre for Accountability and Liability Law
Downloads 1,015
46.

Cybersecurity: What About U.S. Policy?

Journal of Law, Technology and Policy, Vol. 2015, 341 (2015)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
Downloads 1,010
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The Role of Emotions in Conflict Management: The Case of Work Teams

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Max Stern Academic College of Emek Yezreel - Sociology and Anthropology and University of Haifa
Downloads 997
48.

How Does Terrorism Risk Vary Across Space and Time? An Analysis Based on the Israeli Experience

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - School of Public Policy and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
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49.

Public Choice and the Economic Analysis of Anarchy: A Survey

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute and Trinity College
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The Lexus and the Olive Branch: Globalization, Democratization and Terrorism

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Ursinus College and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research)
Downloads 957