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1.

What is Web 2.0: Design Patterns and Business Models for the Next Generation of Software

Communications & Strategies, No. 1, p. 17, First Quarter 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
O'Reilly Media
Downloads 43,223
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 5,747
3.

Does a Helping Hand Put Others at Risk?: Affirmative Action, Police Departments, and Crime

Economic Inquiry, April 2000
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,445
4.

Conflict and Cooperation within an Organization: A Case Study of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden University College
Downloads 2,320
5.

Innovation Through Optimal Licensing in Free Markets and Free Software

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 1,456
6.

Prezzi di Ramsey (Ramsey Prices)

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 1,309
7.

A New Privacy Paradox: Young People and Privacy on Social Network Sites

Prepared for the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, 17 August 2014, San Francisco, California.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Leeds - School of Politics and International Studies and University of Ottawa
Downloads 1,135
8.

Does Decentralization Increase Government Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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Downloads 1,053
9.

A Transaction Cost Theory of Patent Law

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 66, p. 473, 2005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 1,017
10.

Property Rights and the Efficient Exploitation of Copyrighted Works: An Empirical Analysis of Public Domain and Copyrighted Fiction Best Sellers

UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-003, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 906
11.

Competitive Sourcing Policy: More Sail than Rudder

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 263-297, 2004, GWU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 86, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 86
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 884
12.

Decentralization and Local Government in Bolivia: An Overview from the Bottom Up

Crisis States Programme Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 853
13.

Infrastructure Services in Brazil: The Role of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in the Water & Sewerage Sector

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Independent, Sao Paulo School of Economics (EESP-FGV) and Sao Paulo School of Economics (EESP-FGV)
Downloads 821
14.

Governance by Contract: Constitutional Visions; Time for Reflection and Choice

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2004
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 759
15.

Does Credit Reporting Lead to a Decline in Relationship Lending? Evidence from Information Sharing Technology

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5170-16
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 10 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 721
16.

Too Dependent on Contractors? Minimum Standards for Responsible Governance

Journal of Contract Management, Vol. 8, p. 9-25, 2008, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 435, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 435
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 684
17.

Private Takings

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 517-585, Spring, 2009, Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 26 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 638
18.

Universal(Ly Bad) Service: Providing Infrastructure Services to Rural and Poor Urban Consumers

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2868
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Texas A&M International University - A.R. Sanchez Jr., School of Business and Technology Policy Institute
Downloads 627
19.

Governance from Below: A Theory of Local Government with Two Empirical Tests

LSE-STICERD Political Economy and Public Policy Working Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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20.

Intellectual Property in the Context of E-Science

12 Journal of Computer-Meidiated Communication 600 (2007), Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-47
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 618
21.

Some Thoughts on Toilets, Transgenders, and the LGBT 'Community'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 595
22.

Restoring the General to the General Welfare Clause

Chapman Law Review, Vol. 4, No. 63, 2001
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Downloads 586
23.

Open Science: One Term, Five Schools of Thought

RatSWD_WP_ 218
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society
Downloads 571
24.

A Versatile Prism: Assessing Procurement Law Through the Principal-Agent Model

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 40, No. 1, p. 63, Fall 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 533, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 533
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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25.

International Public Procurement Developments in 2008; Public Procurement in a World Economic Crisis

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2008) , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 458, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 458
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
World Trade Organization and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 516
26.

New Perspectives on Public Goods Production: Policy Implications of Open Source Software

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 513
27.

The Demand for Flood Insurance: Empirical Evidence

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jul 1999
Working Paper Series
St. John's University - Peter J. Tobin College of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Downloads 509
28.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2011)

WEST GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS YEAR IN REVIEW CONFERENCE COVERING 2011 CONFERENCE BRIEFS, Thomas Reuters, 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-13, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-13
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and President & CEO, Professional Services Council
Downloads 499
29.

Public-Private Partnership and Schooling Outcomes Across Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1662
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 481
30.

State Infrastructure Banks: A Virginia Perspective

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-32
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University School of Public Policy
Downloads 461
31.

Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 454
32.

Privatisation and Public Ownership in Finland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Abo Akademi University - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 454
33.

Barriers to International Trade in Procurement after the Economic Crisis, Part II: Opening International Procurement Markets: Unfinished Business

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 530, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 530, West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference (Covering 2010)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 451
34.

The Impact of a Professional Sports Franchise on County Employment and Wages

International Journal of Sport Finance, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 210-227, November 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Claflin University and Seton Hall University - W. Paul Stillman School of Business
Downloads 444
35.

Amicus Brief in McDonald v. Chicago: On Behalf of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, et al

The Supreme Court of the United States, No. 08-1521, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-32
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 22 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute
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36.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2010)

WEST GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS YEAR IN REVIEW CONFERENCE COVERING 2010 CONFERENCE BRIEFS, Thompson Reuters, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 529, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 529
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and President & CEO, Professional Services Council
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37.

The Hidden Function of Takings Compensation

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 96, Pg. 1673, 2010, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-03, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-020
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Bar Ilan University - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 423
38.

White Knight or Trojan Horse? The Consequences of Digital Rights Management for Consumers, Firms and Society

Communications & Strategies, No. 69, p. 109, 1st Quarter 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
École Polytechnique, i3-CRG, UMR CNRS 9217 and SKEMA Business School - Paris la Défense Campus
Downloads 420
39.

Red Tape or Accountability: Privatization, Public-Ization, and Public Values

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 15, 2006
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 417
40.

How 'Natural' Is the Government Monopoly Over Money

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 May 2016 Last Revised: 17 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Federal Trade Commission
Downloads 399
41.

Unwelcome Benefits: Why Welfare Beneficiaries Reject Government Aid?

Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Vol. 24, No. 107, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona
Downloads 397
42.

Healthcare Financing in OECD Countries Beyond the Public-Private Split

TranState Working Papers No. 160
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bremen - Centre for Social Policy Research (CeS) and University of Bremen - CRC 597
Downloads 381
43.

Developments in Long-Term Care Insurance in Japan

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2008 ECON 01
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Australian School of Business, School of Economics and Hitotsubashi University - Institute of Economic Research
Downloads 368
44.

Emerging Policy and Practice Issues (2013)

West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference Covering 2012 Conference Briefs, Thomson Reuters, 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-38, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-38
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and President & CEO, Professional Services Council
Downloads 368
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Review Essay: Reading the Dream Machine: The Untold Story of the Notorious V-22 Osprey, by Richard Whittle, in Light of the Defense Acquisition Performance Study

Vol. 43, No. 3 Public Contract Law Journal 391 (Spring 2014), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-14, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-14
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and Independent
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46.

Cost Recovery and Investment Incentives in Electricity Markets

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and University of the Andes (Colombia)
Downloads 363
47.

They Meant Well: Government Project Disasters

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Hobart Paper No. 160
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Cranfield University
Downloads 361
48.

Delay and Deadlines: Freeriding and Information Revelation in Partnerships

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 163-204, May 2014.
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University, School of Management, Yale School of Management and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 356
49.

Rationing Legal Services

The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol 5., Issue 1, pp. 221-307
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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Evaluation of the Federal Housing Choice Voucher Program under a Welfare Economics Framework

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Consultant
Downloads 343