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1.

Filial Support Laws in the Modern Era: Domestic and International Comparison of Enforcement Practices for Laws Requiring Adult Children to Support Indigent Parents

20 Elder Law Journal 269 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Penn State Dickinson Law
Downloads 4,495
2.

Reinforcing the Rule of Law: What States Can and Should Do to Reduce Illegal Immigration

Georgetown Immigration Law Review, Vol. 22, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 1,463
3.

How Do Changes In Housing Voucher Design Affect Rent and Neighborhood Quality?

Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 48
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and University of Chicago
Downloads 1,390
4.

Does Active Labour Market Policy Work? Lessons from the Swedish Experiences

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 675; IFAU Working Paper No. 2002:4
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation and IFAU - Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation
Downloads 1,355
5.

The Moral Foundations of Health Insurance

Quarterly Journal of Medicine, Vol. 100, No. 1, pp. 53-57, January 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 1,355
6.

Zakat: Drawing Insights for Legal Theory and Economic Policy from Islamic Jurisprudence

University of Pittsburgh Tax Review, Vol. 7, No. 43, 2009, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,284
7.

An Emprical Analysis of the Impact of Public Expenditure on Education and Health on Poverty in Indian States

IGIDR Working Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Australia South Asia Research Centre (ASARC), Queen's University - Department of Economics and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU)
Downloads 1,196
8.

Do We Know What Works? A Systematic Review of Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Number of pages: 144 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Downloads 1,099
9.

Health, Capability, and Justice: Toward a New Paradigm of Health Ethics, Policy and Law

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 21 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 1,060
10.

Why the Welfare State Looks Like a Free Lunch

UC Davis Economics Department Working Paper No. 02-7
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics

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11.

Taxation and Redistribution: Some Clarifications

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 424
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,034
12.

Active Labor Market Policy and its Evaluation: The Current State of Affairs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 207
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 869
13.

Taxation

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 542, HANDBOOK OF LAW AND ECONOMICS, Polinksy, Shavell, eds., Elsevier, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 860
14.

Biased Perceptions of Income Inequality and Redistribution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4838
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 813
15.

Child Support Harming Children: Subordinating the Best Interests of Children to the Fiscal Interests of the State

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 806
16.

Efficiency and Equity Effects of Social Grants in South Africa

Stellenbosch Economic Working Papers No. 15/10
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Stellenbosch University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and South African Competition Commission
Downloads 778
17.

Workfare as an Effective Way to Fight Poverty: The Case of India's NREGS

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Brookings Institution and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW)
Downloads 678
18.

Immigration, Amnesty, and the Rule of Law

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 662
19.

The Revolution in Welfare Administration: Rules, Discretion & Entrepreneurial Government

As published in New York University Law Review, Vol. 75, November 2000
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 18 Feb 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 654
20.

Bearing Witness to Economic Injustices of Undocumented Immigrant Families: A New Class of 'Undeserving' Working Poor

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 7, p. 736, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 652
21.

Rethinking Equal Access: Agency, Quality, and Norms

Global Public Health, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 78-96, 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 629
22.

Crises and the Poor: Socially Responsible Macroeconomics

Inter-American Development Bank, Sustainable Development Department, Poverty and Inequality Advisory Unit Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Tulane University

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23.

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 593
24.

Fertility, Female Labor Supply and Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 409
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 575
25.

The Architecture of a Basic Income

87 University of Chicago Law Review 625 (2020), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 702, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 874, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 19-401
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 08 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 11 May 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 572
26.

The Spatial Probit Model of Interdependent Binary Outcomes: Estimation, Interpretation, and Presentation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 571
27.

Synthesis Report: Review of Impact and Effectiveness of Transparency and Accountability Initiatives

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 570
28.

Citizen Support for the Welfare State: Determinants of Preferences for Income Redistribution

WZB Markets and Political Economy Working Paper No. SP II 2005-02
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 519
29.

Impact of Debt on Profitability of Firms: Evidence from Non-Financial Sector of Pakistan

City University Research Journal, Volume 06, Number 01, January 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The Bank of Khyber, University of Peshawar and Institute of Management Sciences - Peshawar
Downloads 515
30.

The Impact of Unemployment Insurance on Job Search: Evidence from Google Search Data

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 498
31.

Journalists and the Stock Market

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Drexel University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Downloads 489
32.

After Katrina: A Critical Look at FEMA's Failure to Provide Housing for Victims of Natural Disasters

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center and Southern University Law Center
Downloads 466
33.

Can Conditional Cash Transfers Reduce Poverty and Crime? Evidence from Brazil

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 451
34.

Unemployment Replacement Rates Dataset Among 34 Welfare States, 1971-2009: An Update, Extension and Modification of the Scruggs' Welfare State Entitlements Data Set

NEUJOBS Special Report No. 2
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden Law School and Leiden Law School - Department of Economics
Downloads 450
35.

Obamacare: What We Know Now

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 745
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
Downloads 441
36.

Flexicurity in the European Union: Flexibility for Outsiders, Security for Insiders

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden Law School and Leiden Law School - Department of Economics
Downloads 435
37.

Economic Impacts of Immigration: A Survey

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 09-013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Charles River Associates (CRA) and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 426
38.

Head Start Participation and Childhood Obesity

Vanderbilt University Economics Working Paper No. 06-WG01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 424
39.

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 423
40.

Defining the Social Insurance Function of Consumer Bankruptcy

American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review, Vol. 13, 2005, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Tulane University - Law School
Downloads 418
41.

The American Welfare State: How We Spend Nearly $1 Trillion a Year Fighting Poverty — and Fail

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 694, April 2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
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42.

The Impact of Tax and Expenditure Policies on Income Distribution: Evidence from a Large Panel of Countries

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-30
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, World Bank and Georgia State University
Downloads 413
43.

Don’t They Care? Or, Are They Just Unaware? Risk Perception and the Demand for Long-Term Care Insurance

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 715-747, December 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Munich Re, St. John's University - Peter J. Tobin College of Business and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance
Downloads 404
44.

Social Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa: Will the Green Shoots Blossom?

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper No. 116
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 May 2010
Working Paper Series
UNU-WIDER, Global Development Institute, University of Manchester - Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM) and University of Manchester
Downloads 398
45.

Welfare, Privacy, and Feminism

University of Baltimore Law Forum, Vol. 39, No. 1, p. 25, 2008, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-2
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 395
46.

Network Equality

67 Hastings Law Journal 443 (2016), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2588053
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
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47.

The Road from Welfare to Work: Informal Transportation and the Urban Poor

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 38, No. 73, 2001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 380
48.

Does Fertility Respond to Financial Incentives?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2339
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST) and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics

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Downloads 376
49.

Active Labour Market Policy vs Employment Tax Credits: Lessons from Recent UK Reforms

Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation Working Paper No. 2002:1
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
UCL and Yale University
Downloads 372
50.

Social Security Benefits: Windfall Elimination Provision

Orange County Lawyer, Vol. 35, No. 12, p. 30, December 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 372