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1.

Audit Committee Characteristics and the Perceived Quality of Financial Reporting: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Nova Southeastern University, North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management and University of Scranton - Kania School of Management
Downloads 6,665
2.

How the British Gun Control Program Precipitated the American Revolution

6 Charleston Law Review 283 (2012)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 3,457
3.

Privacy, Economics, and Price Discrimination on the Internet

ICEC2003: Fifth International Conference on Electronic Commerce, pp. 355-366, N. Sadeh, ed., ACM, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 1,764
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Why Not Taxation and Representation? A Note on the American Revolution

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Indiana University

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Do Patent Pools Encourage Innovation? Evidence from the 19th-Century Sewing Machine Industry

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
California State University, East Bay - Department of Economics and Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,079
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Legal Origins

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1920
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Classical Influences on the American Founding Fathers

THE CLASSICAL TRADITION, Anthony Grafton, Glenn Most, Salvatore Settis, eds., Harvard, 2009, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-20
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 904
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The Rise of the Regulatory State

HIER Discussion Paper No. 1934
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 893
9.

The First Patent Litigation Explosion

125 Yale Law Journal 848, 2016, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 428
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 07 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 838
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Fiscal Federalism: US History for Architects of Europe's Fiscal Union

Peterson Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 2012-1
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 754
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Financing the Civil War: The Confederacy's Financial Strategy

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 04-45
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 628
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The Death of the Regulatory Compact: Adjusting Prices and Expectations in the Law of Regulated Industries

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 67, No. 6, 2006, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-19
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 530
13.

Deadweight Loss and the American Civil War: The Political Economy of Slavery, Secession, and Emancipation

Number of pages: 568 Posted: 02 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
San Jose State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 505
14.

Patent Pools and Innovation in Substitutes - Evidence from the 19th Century Sewing Machine Industry

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
California State University, East Bay - Department of Economics and Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 487
15.

Politics and the Business Corporation

Regulation, Vol. 26, pp. 30-36, Winter 2003-04
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 483
16.

Social Conceptions of the Corporation: Insights from the History of Shareholder Voting Rights

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 1347, 2006
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 437
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Envisioning the Modern American Fiscal State: Progressive-Era Economists and the Intellectual Foundations of the U.S. Income Tax

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 1793, 2005, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 02 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
Downloads 428
18.

Political Dynasties

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business - Business and Public Policy, Brown University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business - Business and Public Policy

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19.

War is the Health of the State: The Impact of Military Defense on the History of the United States

Number of pages: 214 Posted: 24 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
San Jose State University - Department of Economics
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20.

Interstate Competition and State Death Taxes: A Modern Crisis in Historical Perspective

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 345
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The Core of Antitrust and the Slow Death of Dr. Miles

SMU Law Review, Vol. 62, 2009, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 9-46, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 9-68
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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22.

The Constitutional Thought of Alexander Hamilton

CONSTITUTIONS AND THE CLASSICS, Denis Galligan, ed., Oxford, 2014, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 May 2014 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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23.

Democratic-Republican Societies, Subversion, and the Limits of Legitimate Political Dissent in the Early Republic

North Carolina Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas School of Law
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24.

Illuminating Innovation: From Patent Racing to Patent War

Washington and Lee Law Review 69 (2012): 1891-1947
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 311
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Our Unsettled Ninth Amendment: An Essay on Unenumerated Rights and the Impossibility of Textualism

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 309
26.

Rights on the Rise: International Mobilization for New Human Rights

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Duquesne University
Downloads 304
27.

Political Party Switching: It's More Fun in the Philippines

Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Working Paper No. 14-019
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Ateneo De Manila University - Ateneo School of Government, Asian Institute of Management Policy Center and Asian Institute of Management - Policy Center
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The Quasi War Cases—And Their Relevance to Whether Letters of Marque and Reprisal Constrain Presidential War Powers

Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 465-500, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Criterion Economics, L.L.C.
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Standard Oil and U.S. Steel: Predation and Collusion in the Law of Monopolization and Mergers

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 85, 2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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30.

The Prohibition of Alcohol Revisited: The US Case in International Perspective

HEC Montreal Institute of Applied Economics Working Paper No. IEA-04-11
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
HEC Montreal - Institute of Applied Economics
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31.

Does Dynastic Prohibition Improve Democracy?

RSN-PCC WORKING PAPER 15-010
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 07 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Asian Institute of Management Policy Center and Ateneo De Manila University - Ateneo School of Government
Downloads 261
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The Religious Roots of the American Revolution and the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Journal on Firearms and Public Policy, Vol. 17, p. 167, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 260
33.

The Call Loan Market in the U.S. Financial System Prior to the Federal Reserve System

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2003-43
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Mississippi - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Downloads 245
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Reestablishing Actual Impartiality as the Fundamental Value of Judicial Ethics: Lessons from ‘Big Judge Davis’

Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 99, No. 2, 2010-2011
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The John Marshall Law School
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35.

The Economics of Political Borders

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3854
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Tufts University - Department of Economics
Downloads 238
36.

Enlightenment Economics and the Framing of the U.S. Constitution

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 35, 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-2, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-2
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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37.

The First Water-Privatization Debate: Colorado Water Corporations in the Gilded Age

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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Edwin R.A. Seligman and the Beginnings of the U.S. Income Tax

Tax Notes, p. 933, November 14, 2005, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 56
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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39.

Chinese Competition: Do We Need a New Competition Policy Regime?

ISS Working Paper No. 518
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University - Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Unaffiliated Authors
Downloads 203
40.

Market for Agency Costs: Loosing the Competition by Protecting the Ignorant - Good Rules by Good Governance

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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41.

John Bingham and the Story of American Liberty: The Lost Cause Meets the 'Lost Clause'

Wake Forest Univ., Public Law Research Paper No. 02-16
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 08 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Wake Forest University - School of Law
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42.

Effect of the National Security Paradigm on Criminal Law

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 20, p. 129, 2011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law
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No Secrets Allowed: Congress's Treatment and Mistreatment of the Attorney-Client Privilege and the Work-Product Protection in Congressional Investigations and Contempt Proceedings

Journal of Law and Politics, Vol. 25, No. 145, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
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Puritanism, Godliness, and Political Development in Boston and the General Court (1630-1640)

The Journal Jurisprudence, Vol. 12, pp. 599-678, 2011
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 12 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Derby Online Learning
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Making the Modern American Fiscal State: Law, Politics, and the Rise of Progressive Taxation, 1877-1929

Making the Modern American Fiscal State: Law, Politics, and the Rise of Progressive Taxation, 1877-1929 (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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46.

Parity of Resources for Defense Counsel and the Reach of Public Choice Theory

Wake Forest Univ. Public Law Research Paper No. 04-02
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Wake Forest University - School of Law

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47.

Charles A. Beard & The Columbia School of Political Economy: Revisiting the Intellectual Roots of the Beardian Thesis

29 Constitutional Commentary 475 (2014), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 296
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American Bar Foundation
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48.

The Original Meaning of the Law of Nations

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 56, p. 51, 2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals: Place a Bet or Wait on a DREAM

40 S.U.L. Rev. 293
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
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Tench Coxe and the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, 1787-1823

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 7, No. 2, 1999
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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