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1.

The Effect of Government Responsiveness on Future Political Participation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of Manchester and World Bank - Governance Global Practice
Downloads 776
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Strategies to Productively Reincorporate the Formerly-Incarcerated into Communities: A Review of the Literature

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 557
3.

Good Cop, Bad Cop: Using Civilian Allegations to Predict Police Misconduct

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 486
4.

The Performance of Performance-Based Budgeting in Boom Versus Bust Years: An Analytical Framework and Survey of States

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Maxwell School, Syracuse University
Downloads 386
5.

Policeman on the Frontline or a Soldier? The Effect of Police Militarization on Crime

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Politics and International Studies and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 373
6.

Bidding for Sport Mega-Events

University of Adelaide, School of Economics Working Paper Series No.0089
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University of South Australia - School of Commerce, University of South Australia and University of Adelaide - School of Economics
Downloads 361
7.

Do Coastal Building Codes Mitigate Hurricane Damage to Residential Property?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate and University of Georgia - Department of Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate
Downloads 287
8.

Re-Evaluating Community Policing in a Polycentric System

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-40
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Mercatus Center at George Mason University and State University of New York (SUNY) - Purchase College, Department of Economics
Downloads 287
9.

Improving Police Performance in Rajasthan, India: Experimental Evidence on Incentives, Managerial Autonomy and Training

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-04
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Department of Economics and Inspector General of Police - Rajasthan

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Downloads 275
10.

Water Infrastructures Facing Sustainable Development Challenges: Integrated Evaluation of Impacts of Dams on Regional Development in Morocco

FEEM Working Paper No. 105.06
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia and Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia
Downloads 256
11.

Conservative News Media and Criminal Justice: Evidence from Exposure to Fox News Channel

Columbia Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 May 2019
Working Paper Series
ETH Zurich and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 249
12.

Electoral Cycles in Crime in a Developing Country: Evidence from the Indian States

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Downloads 248
13.

Financing the War on Drugs: The Impact of Law Enforcement Grants on Racial Disparities in Drug Arrests

CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper No. 2017-005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California and University of Memphis - Economics
Downloads 223
14.

Project Finance in Local Public Services: Little Finance and Little Project?

Bank of Italy Occasional Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 220
15.

Just Rewards? Local Politics and Public Resource Allocation in South India

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS49
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 195
16.

The Introduction of the Accrual Accounting System in the Local Government in Greece: A Financial Analysis of the Local Authorities in the Prefecture of Achaia

3rd National Congress of Applied Economics, Greece, Volos 17-18, No. 5 (2013)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
INTERNATIONAL BOARD OF AUDITORS FOR NATO, University of Patras and Hellenic Court of Auditors
Downloads 194
17.

Does the Punishment Fit the Crime? Speeding Fines and Recidivism

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics and NYU Furman Center
Downloads 191
18.

Urban Local Government and Environmental Management in Bangladesh: A Study on Chunarughat Paurashava

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Shahjalal University of Science and Technology and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST)
Downloads 148
19.

More COPS, Less Crime

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
NYU Furman Center
Downloads 139
20.

State Fiscal Adjustment During Times of Stress: Possible Causes of the Severity and Composition of Budget Cuts

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics
Downloads 127
21.

Surveillance Takes Wing: Privacy in the Age of Police Drones

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 807
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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22.

Participation Incentives, Rebound Effects and the Cost-Effectiveness of Rebates for Water-Efficient Appliances

Duke Environmental Economics Working Paper No. 11-10
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Nicholas School of the Environment, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 99
23.

On the Public Finance of Capital Punishment

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 May 2019
Working Paper Series
West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 96
24.

Safety in Police Numbers: Evidence of Police Effectiveness from Federal COPS Grant Applications

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Luskin School of Public Affairs
Downloads 92
25.

A Friend Indeed: Does the Use of Biometric Digital Identity Make Welfare Programs Counter Cyclical?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and Indian School of Business
Downloads 90
26.

Why Do Budgets Received by State Prosecutors Vary Across Districts in the United States?

CAEPR Working Paper No. 2006-018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Depauw University - Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 90
27.

Selection and Design of Local Referenda for Land Conservation

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of California, Davis - Environmental Science and Policy
Downloads 87
28.

Behavioral Economics Perspectives on Public Sector Pension Plans

HKS Working Paper No. RWP11-013
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), Yale School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business

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29.

The Quality of Public Services in Italy

Bank of Italy Occasional Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 81
30.

A Comprehensive Analysis of Expenditure Decentralization and of the Composition of Local Public Spending

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Sapienza University of Rome and Oxford Brookes University
Downloads 74
31.

Does Public Transit Reduce Car Travel Externalities?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-011/VIII
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
Downloads 68
32.

Urban Shrinkage in Eastern Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5200
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Munich Business School, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München
Downloads 68
33.

The Voter's Blunt Tool

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2115
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego and Vanderbilt University
Downloads 67
34.

Public Safety, Private Harm: The Impact of Police Militarization on Mortality and Suicide

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
United States Naval Academy - Department of Economics and Farmingdale State College
Downloads 66
35.

Picking Up Savings: The Benefits of Competition in Municipal Waste Services

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 308
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
C.D. Howe Institute
Downloads 64
36.

Police and Crime: Evidence from Dictated Delays in Centralized Police Hiring

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6477
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bergamo and University of Turin - Collegio Carlo Alberto
Downloads 62
37.

Does Fiscal Decentralisation Foster Regional Investment in Productive Infrastructure?

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1204
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 May 2012
Working Paper Series
European Investment Bank, University of Barcelona, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research and European Investment Bank
Downloads 61
38.

Local Sales Tax Earmarking and Transportation Outlay

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government and Maxwell School, Syracuse University
Downloads 61
39.

Leveling the Playing Field? The Role of Public Campaign Funding in Elections

American Law and Economics Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta, Department of Economics, Emory University - Department of Economics and Competition Economics LLC
Downloads 60
40.

Efficient Auditing and Enforcement in Dynamic Contracts

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Sep 2011
Working Paper Series
FDIC, Division of Insurance and Research
Downloads 59
41.

Prioritizing Infrastructure Investment: A Framework for Government Decision-Making

Policy Research Working Paper # 7674, The World Bank Group
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 May 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank Group, World Bank Group, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and World Bank

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42.

Leaders’ Impact on Public Spending Priorities: The Case of the German Laender

Joint Discussion Paper Series in Economics No. 09-2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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43.

Can Governments Foster the Development of Venture Capital?

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 02 May 2019
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University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise
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Ethnic Fragmentation and Police Spending: Social Identity and a Public Good

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Toledo and Rutgers University-Camden
Downloads 54
45.

Financing Regional Public Transit in Ontario: The Case for Strengthening the Wicksellian Connection

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2642438
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto Munk Centre for International Studies and University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
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Responsibility with Accountability: A FAIR Governance Framework for Performance Accountability of Local Governments

Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci, časopis za ekonomsku teoriju i praksu - Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2014, pp. 343-377,
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE)
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47.

Funding of Regions in New Zealand

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
School of Economics and Finance, Massey University
Downloads 53
48.

Participatory Budget of Wrocław as an Element of Smart City 3.0 Concept

Sborník příspěvků XIX. mezinárodní kolokvium o regionálních vědách Čejkovice 15.–17. 6. 2016 ,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny we Wroc?awiu and Wroclaw University of Economics - Department of Finance
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Evolution of the Public Safety and Security Mobile Networks

Communications & Strategies, No. 90, 2nd Quarter 2013, pp. 97-120
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Aalto University - School of Electrical Engineering
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The System of Sports Financing and Management in the Republic of Croatia

Zbornik radova Ekonomskog fakulteta u Rijeci, časopis za ekonomsku teoriju i praksu - Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics, Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2011, pp. 443-464,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zagreb - Faculty of Kinesiology and TVT d.o.o.
Downloads 49