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1.

African Migration to Europe: Obscured Responsibilities and Common Misconceptions

GIGA Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs

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2.

Do Single-Sex Schools Enhance Students’ Stem (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Outcomes?

PIER Working Paper No. 12-038
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Sungkyunkwan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 752
3.

It's Raining Men! Hallelujah?

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2014-29C
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School, School of Economics and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
Downloads 723
4.

Epidemics and Conflict: Evidence from the Ebola Outbreak in Western Africa

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 08 May 2021
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and University of Lausanne
Downloads 696
5.

History of Public-Private Partnerships in Nigerian Universities

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth - Charlton College of Business, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth - Charlton College of Business and University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth - Charlton College of Business
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6.

Reflections on the Evolution of the Minimum Wage in Australia: Options for the Future

Crawford School SPI Working Paper No. 01/2013
Number of pages: 144 Posted: 18 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Department of Family, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA)
Downloads 462
7.

Is There a Long-Term Effect of Africa's Slave Trades?

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
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8.

Prison Labor: The Price of Prisons and the Lasting Effects of Incarceration

African Economic History Working Paper Series No. 52, 2020
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 08 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Barnard College and Economic Research Southern Africa (ERSA)
Downloads 431
9.

Female Empowerment and Male Backlash

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7009, April 2018
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 356
10.

'Forced Migration' in Karamoja Uganda

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Citizens for Public Justice
Downloads 351
11.

Internet Advertising and the Generalized Second Price Auction: Selling Billions of Dollars Worth of Keywords

American Economic Review 97, no. 1 (March 2007): 242–259
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yahoo! - Yahoo! Research Labs

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12.

The Implications of China's Ascendancy for Africa

The Centre for International Governance Innovation Working Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)
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13.

Australia’s Pacific Seasonal Worker Pilot Scheme: Why Has Take-Up Been So Low?

Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Australian National University (ANU) - Development Policy Centre
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14.

No Black Names on the Letterhead? Efficient Discrimination and the South African Legal Profession

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, 2002, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 300
15.

Remittances and Their Effect on Emigration Intentions in Egypt, Morocco and Turkey

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 2005-030/1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University, CentER, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)
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16.

On the Benefit of African Immigration to Europe: Turn in the EU Immigration Policy?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs
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17.

Historical Missionary Activity, Schooling, and the Reversal of Fortunes: Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 229
18.

Welfare Implications of Hiv/Aids

IMF Working Paper No. 03/118
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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19.

The 'Heyneman-Loxley Effect' in Sub-Saharan Africa: School Quality, Socioeconomic Status and National Economic Development

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
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University of Zurich - Institute for Political ScienceUniversity of Zurich - Centre for Comparative and International Studies (CIS)
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20.

Labour Law in Namibia: Towards an 'Indigenous Solution'?

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 133, CELRL Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Law School
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21.

The Twin Challenges of Child Labor and Youth Employment in Ethiopia

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
International Labour Office, United Nations - UCW Programme and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
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22.

The Negotiated Politics of Social Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa

WIDER Working Paper 34/2018
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Manchester, Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Cape Town (UCT)
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23.

Patrolling the Resource Transfer Frontier: Economic Rights and the South African Constitutional Court's Contributions to International Justice

African Studies Quarterly, Vol. 9, No. 4, 2007, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-36
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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24.

International Migration: The Case of Ethiopian Female Migrants in Austria

Teshome B.,Wondwosen, Jerusalem Negash-Wossene, Horst Seidler, Hanna Zegeye, INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION: THE CASE OF ETHIOPIAN FEMALE MIGRANT IN AUSTRIA, Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 1-9, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Forum für Sozialwissenschaften Forschung, Äthiopisch-Österreichische Frauensolidarität, University of Vienna - Department of Anthropology and Äthiopisch-Österreichische Frauensolidarität
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25.

The International Business of Mobile Telecommunications: Expansion Across Africa

University of the West of Scotland, Centre for African Research on Enterprise and Economic Development Conference 6-7 April 2017, Paisley
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
University of the Witwatersrand, LINK Centre
Downloads 200
27.

Humans, Hierarchy,And Human Rights

73 National Lawyers Guild Review No. 3 Fall 2017, pp 129-146, Howard Law Research Paper No. 18-4
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Howard University School of Law
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28.

Localism as a Production Imperative: An Alternative Framework to Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage and Expressions of Folklore

Bits Without Borders - Law, Communications & Transnational Culture Flow in the Digital Age, September 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Shepard Broad College of Law
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29.

Sex and the Mission: The Conflicting Effects of Early Christian Investments on the HIV Epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po Paris Department of Economics and University of Nottingham

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30.

Violence and Cell Phone Communication: Behavior and Prediction in Cote D’Ivoire

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Essex - Department of Government, New York University (NYU) and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 173
31.

Grievance, Commodity Prices and Rainfall: A Village-level Analysis of Rebel Recruitment in Burundi

MICROCON Research Working Paper 11
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
Working Paper Series
United Nations University (UNU-MERIT) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
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32.

The Effect of Customer Relationship Management Practices on Airline Customer Loyalty

Journal of Tourism, Heritage & Services Marketing (JTHSM), 2019, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 11-19, DOI:10.5281/zenodo.3601669
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Cairo University and University of Sharjah
Downloads 153
33.

Demography, Democracy, Development and Urban Protest in Sub-Saharan Africa

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
School of Geographical Sciences
Downloads 152
34.

Droughts, Conflict, and the African Slave Trade

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 47, No. 4, 2019
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 151
35.

Assessing Budget Support with Statistical Impact Evaluation: A Methodological Proposal

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2007-075/2
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics and Tinbergen Institute
Downloads 148
36.

Sex and the Ethnographic I in Reflexive Relationships: A Question of Ethics and Desire in Laurie Charles' Intimate Colonialism

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
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37.

Asymmetric Information and Adverse Selection in Mauritian Slave Auctions

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-40
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
HEC Montreal - Department of Finance, University of Lausanne - School of Economics and Business Administration (HEC-Lausanne) and African Development Bank
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38.

Economic Development, Oil Shutdown and Deficit Financing in Southern Sudan

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Al-Neelain University and Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics
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39.

The African Growth and Opportunity Act: The Perils of Pursuing African Development Through U.S. Trade Law

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 41, p. 339, 2006
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Office of U.S. Senator Bill Nelson
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Faith Organizations and Socio Economic Welfare in Kenya

Romanian Journal for Multidimensional Education, Vol 4, No. 3, December 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Saint Augustine University of Tanzania - Dar es Salaam School of Graduate Studies
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41.

Washington Consensus Reforms and Economic Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons From the Past Four Decades

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Barnard College, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and The Brookings Institution
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42.

Informality's Elusive Thread: Policy Debates in Late Colonial Port Moresby

Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper No. 45
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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43.

African Migration to Europe: Obscured Responsibilities and Common Misconceptions

GIGA Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs

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Downloads 133
44.

The Long-Term Effects of the Printing Press in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 07 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po Paris Department of Economics and University of Nottingham
Downloads 130
45.

Why Do Colonial Investments Persist Less in Anglophone than in Francophone Africa?

Journal of Historical Political Economy
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2022
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Maryland
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46.

Are Non-State Actors Better Innovators? The Ambiguous Role of Non-State Actors in the Transition Process: The Case of Benin and Madagascar

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs
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47.

The Distribution of Top Incomes in New Zealand

ANU Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Medicine and Australian House of Representatives Parliament House
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Who Wants to Adopt and Who Wants to Be Adopted: A Sample of American Families and Sub-Saharan African Orphans

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Fulbright University Vietnam, Peking University - HSBC School of Business and Peking University
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Senegal: Presidential Elections 2019 - The Shining Example of Democratic Transition Immersed in Muddy Power-Politics

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs and University of Hamburg - GIGA Institute of African Affairs
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The Distribution of Top Incomes in Australia

Australian National University Centre for Economic Policy Research Discussion Paper No. 514
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Medicine and Australian House of Representatives Parliament House

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