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1.

Abortion and Crime: Unwanted Children and Out-of-Wedlock Births

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center

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Downloads 7,517
2.

Foreign Direct Investment in India: A Critical Analysis of FDI from 1991-2005

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Centre for Civil Society
Downloads 5,310
3.

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

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 3,781
4.

Impacts of Private Prison Contracting on Inmate Time Served and Recidivism

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Business
Downloads 2,909
5.

The Common Law and Economic Growth: Hayek Might be Right

University of Virginia Law School, Legal Studies Working Paper No. 00-8
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law

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Hard Law & Soft Law in International Taxation

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 2, Summer 2007, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1049
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,239
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Carleton University - School of Public Policy and Administration
Downloads 1,994
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The Play's the Thing: A Theory of Taxing Virtual Worlds

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 59, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 1,754
9.

Law, Politics, and Finance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2585
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 May 2001
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,724
10.

Financial Reporting Incentives for Conservative Accounting: The Influence of Legal and Political Institutions

Journal of Accounting and Economics Vol. 42 (October 2006), pp. 107-48.
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,721
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Taxation, Political Accountability, and Foreign Aid: Lessons from Somaliland

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt Center for Study of Democratic Institutions
Downloads 1,693
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A History of Online Gatekeeping

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 19, No. 2, p. 253, 2006, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 29/2006, Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2006-2
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Downloads 1,634
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Government Size and Growth: A Survey and Interpretation of the Evidence

IFN Working Paper No. 858
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)

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Downloads 1,616
14.

Sham Constitutions

101 California Law Review 863 (2013), Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-09-03, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-55
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,454
15.

The NSA Terrorist Surveillance Program

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 43, No. 2, p. 517, 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,424
16.

The Objects of the Constitution

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 5, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-49
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,412
17.

Sovereignty, Taxation, and Social Contract

Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1063
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,399
18.

Explaining Welfare State Survival: The Role of Economic Freedom and Globalization

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 1,310
19.

Fiscal Federalism, Jurisdictional Competition and Tax Coordination: Translating Theory to Policy in the European Union

George Washington University Law School, Public Law and Legal Theory Working Paper No. 006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC)
Downloads 1,293
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Cost-Benefit Analysis Versus the Precautionary Principle: Beyond Cass Sunstein's Laws of Fear

University of Illinois Law Review, p. 1037, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,261
21.

Tax Policy in the European Union

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 758
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Maastricht - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,171
22.

Born in the U.S.A.? Rethinking Birthright Citizenship in the Wake of 9/11

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Downloads 1,131
23.

European Economic Crisis: Ireland in Comparative Perspective

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) and University College Dublin - School of Politics and International Relations
Downloads 1,119
24.

Private v. Public Antitrust Enforcement: A Strategic Analysis

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-20, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 06-4
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Yahoo! Research Labs, Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University
Downloads 1,098
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Anti-Corruption: A Big-Bang Theory

QoG Working Paper No. 2007:3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Gothenburg
Downloads 1,081
26.

Nudge, Choice Architecture, and Libertarian Paternalism

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 108, pp. 913-924, 2010, U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-14
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 1,071
27.

Firm Ownership and Organizational Form

The Handbook of Organizational Economics, Robert Gibbons and John Roberts, eds., Princeton University Press, December 2012, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 450
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 1,068
28.

Constitutions

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF EMPIRICAL LEGAL RESEARCH, Peter Cane & Herbert Kritzer, eds., 2010, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 10-02-05
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,066
29.

Taking ICT to Every Indian Village: Opportunities and Challenges

One World South Asia, 2006
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
IPE Global and International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Downloads 1,044
30.

Fair Taxation as a Basic Human Right

International Review of Constitutionalism, 2009, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1066
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,040
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Controlling Agencies with Cost-Benefit Analysis: A Positive Political Theory Perspective

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,039
32.

Shadow Economies Around the World: What do we Know?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1043; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1167
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics and University of Linz
Downloads 1,002
33.

The Impact of Regulation on Growth and Informality Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3623
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Research Department, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 1,001
34.

Submission to Finance Department on Implementation of FATCA in Canada

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law and Queen's University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 979
35.

The Investment Strategies of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-112, FEEM Working Paper No. 25.2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Economic Growth and Judicial Independence: Cross Country Evidence Using a New Set of Indicators

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 906
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
Walter Eucken Institute and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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37.

Governmental Accounting and Austerity Policies: Accounting Representations of Public Debt and Deficit in Europe and Abroad

Accounting Forum (2016). DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.accfor.2016.05.003, EGPA Permanent Study Group XII “Public Sector Financial Management”, ISCTE Business School, Lisbon (Portugal), May 8-9, 2014., Accounting, Economics and Law Research Network Conference, SASE Annual Meeting, University of Milano, 27-29 June 2013. , 8th International EIASM Public Sector Conference, Edinburgh (UK), 2-4 September, 2014.,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)
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38.

The Size of the Shadow Economies of 145 Countries all over the World: First Results over the Period 1999 to 2003

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1431
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
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39.

Budget Institutions and Fiscal Responsibility: Parliaments and the Political Economy of the Budget Process

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID)
Downloads 929
40.

The Regulatory Norms of Corporate Governance in India

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Institue for Integrated Learning in Management
Downloads 920
41.

Yes, Managers Should be Paid Like Bureaucrats

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1379; IEW Working Paper No. 187
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel
Downloads 910
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What the Financial Services Industry Puts Together Let No Person Put Asunder: How the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act Contributed to the 2008-2009 American Capital Markets Crisis

Albany Law Review, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 05 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Florida A&M University - College of Law
Downloads 905
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Usage and Adoption of Online Tax Filing and Payment System in Tax Management: An Empirical Assessment With Technology Acceptance (TAM) Model in Turkey

9th International Scientific Conference, Management Horizons: Visions and Challenges, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, September 27-28, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Adnan Menderes University and Adnan Menderes University
Downloads 897
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From St. Ives to Cyberspace: The Modern Distortion of the Medieval 'Law Merchant'

American University International Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 685-812, 2006
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
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45.

Foot Voting, Federalism, and Political Freedom

NOMOS LV: Federalism and Subsidiarity, 110-154 (James Fleming and Jacob Levy eds., 2014), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-68
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 875
46.

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
Downloads 871
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An Empirical Survey of the Population of United States Tax Court Written Decisions

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
LexPredict, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 855
48.

Community Based (and Driven) Development: A Critical Review

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3209
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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49.

Commentary on the Acquisition Workforce

Government Contractor, Vol. 47, Nos. 203 & 204, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 147, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
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Institutional Theory and Accounting Rule Choice: An Analysis of the Four U.S. State Governments' Decisions to Adopt Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 26, No. 7 (Lead Article), pp. 565-596, 2001
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Atwater Entertainment and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business
Downloads 798