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1.

The Consequences of Mandatory Corporate Sustainability Reporting

Harvard Business School Research Working Paper No. 11-100
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2017
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Department of Strategic & International Management and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 12,403
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 4,575
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 4,452
4.

Libertarian Paternalism is an Oxymoron

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 136; FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 2,722
5.

Theorising the Fear of Crime: The Cultural and Social Significance of Insecurities about Crime

Experience & Expression in the Fear of Crime Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield, University of Sheffield and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Methodology
Downloads 2,709
6.

Value Through Diversity: Microfinance and Islamic Finance and Global Banking

FEEM Working Paper No. 87.05
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
Downloads 2,659
7.

Accelerating the Adoption of Integrated Reporting

CSR INDEX, Francesco de Leo, Matthias Vollbracht, eds., InnoVatio Publishing Ltd., 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,413
8.

Social Media Use and Children's Wellbeing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10412
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield, University of Sheffield - Department of Economics, University of Sheffield and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,232
9.

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
Downloads 2,225
10.

Social Security Benefits Formula 101: A Practical Primer

American Bar Association - Section of Taxation News Quarterly, Vol. 29, No. 4, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 2,168
11.

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 1,901
12.

Toward a Theory of a Right to Health: Capability and Incompletely Theorized Agreements

Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities, Vol. 18, pp. 273-326, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 1,834
13.

What Can Economists Learn from Happiness Research?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 503; Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2001
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,807
14.

Happiness, Economics and Public Policy

Institute of Economic Affairs, Research Monograph 62, 2007
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Volterra Consulting
Downloads 1,784
15.

Ethics and Entrepreneurship

Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 24, No. 5, pp. 407-418, Darden Business School Working Paper No. 1421290
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
Downloads 1,557
16.

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 1,554
17.

Happiness and Growth the World Over: Time Series Evidence on the Happiness-Income Paradox

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4060
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Department of Economics and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,531
18.

The Strengths and Weakness of Pluralism Theory

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 02 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Charles Sturt University
Downloads 1,465
19.

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 1,359
20.

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 1,339
21.

Absolute Income, Relative Income, and Happiness

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Exelon Corporation
Downloads 1,318
22.

Patents and Human Rights: Where is the Paradox?

Molengrafica Series, Forthcoming, New York University, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-38, New York University Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
New York University - School of Law
Downloads 1,284
23.

The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 09 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,274
24.

Spending, Relationship Quality, and Life Satisfaction in Retirement

2018 Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
The American College, Eastern New Mexico University and Texas Tech University
Downloads 1,251
25.

Money Doesn't Buy Happiness.... Or Does it? A Reconsideration Based on the Combined Effects of Wealth, Income and Consumption

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1218
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, Tilburg University and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Downloads 1,234
26.

In Search of Microjustice: Five Basic Elements of a Dispute System

Tilburg University Legal Studies Working Paper No. 002/2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 1,202
27.

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 1,187
28.

Does Higher Government Spending Buy Better Results in Education and Health Care?

IMF Working Paper No. 99/21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,176
29.

Testing Theories of Happiness

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 May 2003
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,148
30.

From Deontology to Practical Application: The Vision of a Good Society and the Tax System

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 26, pp. 405-446, 2006
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Ono Academic College Faculties of Law & Business Administration
Downloads 1,132
31.

The Happiness of Economists: Estimating the Causal Effect of Studying Economics on Subjective Well-Being

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf - Department of Economics and Ruhr Universität Bochum - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 1,126
32.

Reviewing a Decade of Research on the 'Base/Bottom of the Pyramid' (BOP) Concept

Business & Society, Forthcoming, doi 10.1177/0007650312474928
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School, Babson College and Babson College - Management Division
Downloads 1,075
33.

The Unequal Gains from Product Innovations: Evidence from the US Retail Sector

Number of pages: 121 Posted: 30 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 1,075
34.

Abolishing GDP

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-019/3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 1,071
35.

The European Unified Patent Court: Assessment and Implications of the Federalisation of the Patent System in Europe

(2013) 10(2) SCRIPTed - Journal of Law, Technology & Society 246-277
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Suffolk
Downloads 1,040
36.

Beyond Happiness and Satisfaction: Toward Well-Being Indices Based on Stated Preference

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR), Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Trinity College

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,031
37.

The Importance of Realizing 'Other Rights' to Prevent Sex Trafficking

Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 12, pp. 885-907, 2006, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 06-17
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 1,022
38.

The Pursuit of Unhappiness

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Saint Louis University
Downloads 1,021
39.

Happiness and Economic Growth: The Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7187
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,003
40.

Building a Better Theory of Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 742
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,000
41.

Public Interest Litigation in Supreme Court of Pakistan

Number of pages: 189 Posted: 14 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Lahore High Court
Downloads 969
42.

The Bigger the Better? Evidence of the Effect of Government Size on Life Satisfaction Around the World

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, Heidelberg University and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
Downloads 963
43.

When Does it Count? The Timing of Food Stamp Receipt and Educational Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of South Carolina and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 900
44.

Obesity, Unhappiness, and the Challenge of Affluence: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 898
45.

Global Health Justice

Public Health Ethics, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 261-275, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 841
46.

A Critical Analysis of Mudarabah & a New Approach to Equity Financing in Islamic Finance

Journal of Islamic Banking & Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Szabist, Karachi
Downloads 819
47.

What Does the Empirical Evidence Tell Us About the Injustice of Health Inequalities?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Princeton University
Downloads 816
48.

The Undocumented Immigrant Tax: Enriching Americans from Sea to Shining Sea

Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 813
49.

Factors Affecting Students’ Academic Achievement in Zimbabwe's Rural Secondary Schools: A Case Study of Marimasimbe Secondary School in Jiri Community

Dynamic Research Journals' Journal of Economics and Finance (DRJ-JEF), Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 01-15.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent, University of Zimbabwe and Great Zimbabwe University
Downloads 810
50.

Does Marriage Make People Happy, or Do Happy People Get Married?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1811
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics and CREMA
Downloads 785