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1.

Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1035, California Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 12,249
2.

Sweatshops, Choice, and Exploitation

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 689-727, October 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 4,606
3.

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
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 4,454
4.

The Science and Statistics Behind Spanking Suggest that Laws Allowing Corporal Punishment are in the Best Interests of the Child

Akron Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 243, 2009
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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5.

A Survey on Microfinance for Developing Countries: A Social Responsible Investment Opportunity

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,932
6.

Understanding Poverty: Comparing Basic Needs Approach and Capability Approach

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol - School for Policy Studies
Downloads 1,915
7.

Employment, Not Microcredit, is the Solution

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1065
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,791
8.

When Did Scrooge Become a Role Model? Why Criticism of America's National Debt is Misplaced

Nova Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 427
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,749
9.

Law, Otherness, and Human Trafficking

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 605-672, 2009, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-07
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 1,603
10.

An International, Moral & Legal Perspective: The Call for Legalization of Surrogacy in India

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
National Law University Jodhpur (NLUJ)
Downloads 1,544
11.

Usury Law, Payday Loans, and Statutory Sleight of Hand: Salience Distortion of American Credit Pricing Limits

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 4, April 2008, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 1,405
12.

Dad: A Software for Poverty and Distributive Analysis

PEP Working Paper No. 2006-10
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Laval University
Downloads 1,372
13.

Social Assistance in Developing Countries Database Version 5.0

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper, Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 05 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Bath
Downloads 1,363
14.

Mirage at the Bottom of the Pyramid

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 835
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,343
15.

Bread for the Poor: Access to Justice and the Rights of the Needy in India

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 55, p. 789, 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,282
16.

Asset-Based Approaches to Poverty Reduction in a Globalized Context

Global Economy and Development Working Paper No. 01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester
Downloads 1,263
17.

Usury Law and the Christian Right: Faith Based Political Power and the Geography of the American Payday Loan Regulation

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 57, p. 637, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and California State University, Northridge
Downloads 1,188
18.

The Brain Drain: A Survey of the Literature

Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Department of Statistics, Working Paper No. 2006-03-02,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna
Downloads 1,048
19.

Updating Beliefs When Evidence Is Open to Interpretation: Implications for Bias and Polarization

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Freiburg - Institut für Mathematische Stochastik and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,028
20.

Child Labour and Health: Evidence and Research Issues

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and United Nations - UCW Program
Downloads 1,019
21.

The Process of Social Exclusion: The Dynamics of an Evolving Concept

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brown University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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22.

The Bamboo Industry in India: Supply Chain Structure, Challenges and Recommendations

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 May 2014
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics
Downloads 958
23.

Social and Legal Debate About the Affordable Care Act

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 1, 2011, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Hofstra University - School of Law and Independent
Downloads 935
24.

Engines of Inequality: Class, Race, and Family Structure

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 41, p. 567, 2007, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-11, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 918
25.

Economic Welfare from Islamic Perspective

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
INCEIF
Downloads 909
26.

Biased Perceptions of Income Distribution and Preferences for Redistribution: Evidence from a Survey Experiment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)

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27.

World Bank Pension Reforms and Development Patterns in the World System and in the Wider Europe: A 109 Country Investigation Based on 33 Indicators of Economic Growth, and Human, Social and Ecological Well-Being, and a European Regional Case Study

Reforming European Pension Systems Conference, September 24 & 25, 2004, Castle of Schengen, Luxembourg, Luxembourg Institute for European and International Studies (LIEIS)
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
Downloads 821
28.

Taking Prevention Seriously: Developing a Comprehensive Response to Child Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2010, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-03
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 820
29.

Neighbourhood Effects: Can We Measure Them and Does it Matter?

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. CASE073
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 815
30.

First- and Second-Generation Migrants in Germany - What Do We Know and What Do People Think?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 792
31.

Can the West Help the Rest? A Review Essay of Sachs’ the End of Poverty and Easterly’s the White Man’s Burden

The Journal of Private Enterprise, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 125-140, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 786
32.

Trade, Growth, and Poverty: A Selective Survey

IMF Working Paper No. 03/30
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Developing Country Studies Division and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 784
33.

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 762
34.

Financial Abuse of Elderly People vs. Other Forms of Elder Abuse: Assessing Their Dynamics, Risk Factors, and Society's Response

National Institute of Justice Final Report (2011)
Number of pages: 608 Posted: 24 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia; Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences and Independent
Downloads 736
35.

The Informal Sector in Venezuela: Catalyst or Hindrance for Poverty Reduction

Asociacion Civil para la Promocion de Estudios Sociales, Poverty Project Papers Vol. 2
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Catholic University Andres Bello (UCAB) - Instituto de Investigaciones Economicas y Sociales
Downloads 736
36.

The Donor Class: Campaign Finance, Democracy, and Participation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 152, 2004
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Aug 2004
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 727
37.

International Trade and Poverty Alleviation

IMF Working Paper No. 01/54
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 May 2001
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
Downloads 724
38.

The Effects of Poverty on the Susceptibility to Crime in South Africa

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Economics
Downloads 714
39.

Land Rights Issues in International Human Rights Law

Malaysian Journal on Human Rights, Vol. 4, No. 10, 2010, Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law Research Paper , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1921447
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - Leitner Center/Fordham Law School and Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Downloads 709
40.

Global Development Goals: If at All, Why, When and How?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
The New School - Department of Economics and The New School - Department of Economics
Downloads 707
41.

Inflation and the Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2335
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
New York University - Department of Economics and Bank of Israel

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42.

The Millennium Development Goals: Milestones or Millstones? Human Rights Priorities for the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Vol. XV, March 2012
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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43.

Financial Exclusion, Financial Institutions and Corporate Social Responsibility: A Developing Country Perspective

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Edinburgh Business School
Downloads 690
44.

Rethinking IOLTA

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 455, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law
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45.

Reviewing Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives of Tobacco Industry in Pakistan

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Comsats University Islamabad, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Lahore (UOL)
Downloads 685
46.

Cost of Living Inequality during the Great Recession

Kilts Center for Marketing at Chicago Booth – Nielsen Dataset Paper Series 1-032,
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
Downloads 683
47.

Understanding Elder Abuse: New Directions for Developing Theories of Elder Abuse Occurring in Domestic Settings

Research in Brief, National Institute of Justice, June 2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia; Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences and Independent
Downloads 662
48.

Regulating Fantasy Sports: A Practical Guide to State Gambling Laws, and a Proposed Framework for Future State Legislation

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 92, 2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
City University of New York - Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business
Downloads 655
49.

Recent Advances in Finance for Inclusive Development: A Survey

2015 African Governance and Development Institute WP/15/005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
African Governance and Development Institute and Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Downloads 654
50.

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 643