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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 652
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 634
4.

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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5.

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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6.

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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7.

Men. Roots and Consequences of Masculinity Norms

UNSW Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and UNSW Business School, School of Economics

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Downloads 313
8.

'Forced Migration' in Karamoja Uganda

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
York University
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9.

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
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10.

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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11.

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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12.

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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13.

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 237
14.

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
Downloads 222
15.

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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16.

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
Downloads 195
17.

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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18.

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

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Centre for Comparative and International Studies (CIS)
Downloads 177
19.

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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20.

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 United Nations - UCW Program
Downloads 165
21.

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
Downloads 150
22.

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 143
23.

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
Downloads 139
24.

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 136
25.

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
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26.

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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27.

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 Oxford - Pembroke College, Oxford
Downloads 127
28.

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
Downloads 126
29.

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
Downloads 126
30.

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
Downloads 125
31.

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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32.

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
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34.

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 College of Medicine and Australian House of Representatives Parliament House
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35.

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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36.

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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37.

Droughts, Conflict, and the African Slave Trade

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 113
38.

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
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39.

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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40.

Invisible Reserves Theory

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Great Zimbabwe University
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41.

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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42.

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 College of Medicine and Australian House of Representatives Parliament House

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43.

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
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Telecommunications in the African Small Island Developing States

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of the Witwatersrand, LINK Centre
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45.

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 Oxford - Pembroke College, Oxford

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46.

Got Technology? The Impact of Computers and Cell Phones on Productivity in a Difficult Business Climate: Evidence from Firms with Female Owners in Kenya

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5419
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University - International Business School
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47.

Current Poverty and Income Distribution in the Context of South African History

Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics No. 22/10
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Stellenbosch University
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48.

Colonial Origins of the Informal Economy on the Gazelle Peninsula

Crawford School Working Paper No. 14-05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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Decolonisation and Ideology: Preconditions for Urbanism in Late Colonial Port Moresby

Crawford School Research Paper No. 15-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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Entrepreneurial and Cultural Dynamics: A Gender Kaleidoscope of Ugandan Microenterprises

International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 8(3/4), pp. 337-348
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
School of Business, Law and Social Sciences, University of Abertay, Dundee and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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