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1.

Who Writes the Rules for Hostile Takeovers, and Why? The Peculiar Divergence of US and UK Takeover Regulation

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 95, p. 1727, 2007, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 73/2006
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 4,086
2.

Is There a Relationship between Guns and Freedom? Comparative Results from 59 Nations

Texas Review of Law and Politics, Vol. 13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent
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3.

Police Structure: A Comparative Study of Policing Models

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Kerala Judicial Service
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4.

The Foundations of Securities Law

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 2,469
5.

Party Autonomy and Private-Law Making in Private International Law: The Lex Mercatoria that Isn't

Festschrift für Konstantinos D. Kerameus 1397-1423 (Ant. N. Sakkoulas & Bruylant Publishers 2009).,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
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6.

United States - China WTO Litigation (2001-2010): Active & Aggressive Litigants.

Virginia Lawyer, Vol. 59, p. 28, December 2010, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-03
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University (Schar School of Policy & Government)
Downloads 2,343
7.

W[h]ither the Kyoto Protocol? Durban and Beyond

Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Downloads 2,281
8.

What Causes Terrorism?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
WZB Berlin Social Science Center and University of Freiburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,258
9.

Data and Analyses of Voting in the UN General Assembly

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 2,213
10.

The Law of Cyber-Attack

California Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 4, 2012, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 453, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Yale University - Yale Information Society Project, Yale Law School, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, Yale University - Law School, Independent and Independent
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11.

The Religion-State Relationship and the Right to Freedom of Religion or Belief: A Comparative Textual Analysis of the Constitutions of Predominantly Muslim Countries

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, 2005
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 2,020
12.

Unified China and Divided Europe

International Economic Review, January 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,869
13.

The End of Comparative Law

Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 2, pp. 133-150, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
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14.

Contractor Atrocities at Abu Ghraib: Compromised Accountability in a Streamlined, Outsourced Government

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 16, p. 549-572, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 109, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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15.

India's Competition Policy: An Assessment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi
Downloads 1,757
16.

Sovereignty, Taxation, and Social Contract

Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1063
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,639
17.

Shareholder Protection: A Leximetric Approach

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No 324
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,611
18.

What is the Rule of Law and Why is It so Important?

Silkenat, Barenboim and Hickey, eds., "The Legal Doctrines of the Rule of Law and the Legal State" (Springer, 2014 Forthcoming), University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 1,554
19.

The Meaning of Article 2(4) in the U.N. Charter

Revised from Chapter 3 in International Law: Process and Prospect (Anthony D'Amato, 2d ed. 1995), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 13-30
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
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20.

Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data

Bailey, Michael, Strezhnev, Anton and Voeten, Erik., Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data. Journal of Conflict Resolution (2015) DOI: 10.1177/0022002715595700
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Department of Government and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,423
21.

The Rule of Intellectual Property Law in the Internet Economy

Houston Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 1074-1095, 2007, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1012504
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,402
22.

The Influence on Marcus Tullius Cicero on Modern Legal and Political Ideas

Ciceroniana, the Atti of Colloquium Tullianum Anni, MMVIII
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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23.

What Does Not Work in Comparing Securities Laws: A Critique on La Porta et al.'s Methodology

International Company and Commercial Law Review, pp. 300-305, 2005, CPC-RPS No. 0009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,302
24.

Three Dangers for the International Criminal Court: A Critical Look at a Consensual Project

Finnish Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 12, pp. 195-247, 2002
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,271
25.

Global Evidence on Incentives for Voluntary Accounting Disclosures and the Effect on Cost of Capital

University of Missouri at Columbia, College of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University, University of Missouri at Columbia - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business and University of Missouri at Columbia - School of Accountancy
Downloads 1,201
26.

Fair Taxation as a Basic Human Right

International Review of Constitutionalism, 2009, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1066
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,193
27.

Money as a Legal Institution

In: David Fox and Wolfgang Ernst, 'Money in the Western Legal Tradition', 2015, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,170
28.

China's Regional Trade Agreement (RTA) Approach: The Law, the Geopolitics, and the Impact on the Multilateral

Singapore Year Book of International Law, Vol. 8, 2004
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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29.

Submission to Finance Department on Implementation of FATCA in Canada

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law and Queen's University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,038
30.

Why the Welfare State Looks Like a Free Lunch

UC Davis Economics Department Working Paper No. 02-7
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics

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31.

The Role of Apology in International Law and Diplomacy

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 46, No. 3, Spring 2006, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1028
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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32.

Avoidance, Evasion, and Taxpayer Morality

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 44, p. 39 (2014)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
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33.

What Ever Happened to Canadian Environmental Law?

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 37, p. 981, 2010, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 12/2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Peter A Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia, York University, Osgood Hall - Law School and University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law
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34.

Cybersecurity: What About U.S. Policy?

Journal of Law, Technology and Policy, Vol. 2015, 341 (2015)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
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35.

How Does Customary International Law Change? The Case of State Immunity

International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 59, pp. 209-222 (2015), APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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36.

Global Clustering of Countries by Culture – An Extension of the GLOBE Study

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Rutgers Business School - Newark & New Brunswick and Kainan University - Department of Business and Entrepreneurial Management
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37.

Failed States, or the State as Failure?

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University
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38.

Terrorism and the Media

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8497
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Western Australia
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39.

The Importance of Business Risk in Setting Audit Fees: Evidence from Cases of Client Misconduct

Graduate School of Management, University of California at Davis Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
The University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting and Business Information Systems and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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40.

The Future of the Law of Armed Conflict: Ostriches, Butterflies, and Nanobots

35 Michigan Journal of International Law 253 (2014)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University School of Law
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41.

The Human Right of Self-Defense

BYU Journal of Public Law, Vol. 22, 2008
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute, Independence Institute and Independence Institute
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42.

Defamation: Comparative Law and Practice

Andrew T. Kenyon, DEFAMATION: COMPARATIVE LAW AND PRACTICE, UCL Press, 2006, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 154
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne Law School
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43.

Regulating Trading Practices

Oxford University Press, The Oxford Handbook of Financial Regulation, pp. 596-630, 2015, Working Paper of the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance No. 2015-8, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 15/24
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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44.

Cyber Attacks: Proportionality and Precautions in Attack

89 Int'l L. Stud. 198 (2013)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University School of Law
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45.

The Implications of Formulating a Human Right to Water

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 31, p. 957, 2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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46.

Sovereignty and Neutrality in Cyber Conflict

35 Fordham International Law Journal 815 (2012)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University School of Law
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47.

Internal Separation of Powers: Checking Today's Most Dangerous Branch from within

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, 2006, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 900820
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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48.

Reshaping Municipal and County Laws to Foster Green Building, Energy Efficiency, and Renewable Energy

NYU Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
SussmanADR LLC
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49.

Territorial Disputes at the International Court of Justice

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 53, pp. 1779-1812, April 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Alcoa Inc.
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50.

Diversity in Shareholder Protection in Common Law Countries

Journal for Institutional Comparisons, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 3-9, 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 May 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
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