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1.

An African Success Story: Botswana

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 01-37
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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2.

Privatization in Africa: What Has Happened? What is to Be Done?

FEEM Working Paper No. 127.05, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
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3.

New Zealand Constitutional Culture

New Zealand Universities Law Review, Vol. 22, p. 565, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
High Court of New Zealand
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4.

Women in Post-Conflict Reconstruction: Dilemmas and Directions

William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 12, p. 335, 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 209, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 209
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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5.

When Do Leaders Matter? Hypotheses on Leadership Dynamics in Social Movements

Mobilization: An International Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Mexico and Duquesne University
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6.

Perceptions of LGBT in Uganda and Africa

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
York University
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7.

Unilateral Intervention by Invitation in Civil Wars: The Effective Control Test Tested

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 35, p. 741, 2003
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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8.

A Social Network Analysis of Islamic Terrorism and the Malian Rebellion

CEPS/INSTEAD Working Papers 38
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Florida and MODUL University of Vienna
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9.

Beyond Retribution and Impunity: Responding to War Crimes of Sexual Violence

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 104
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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10.

Reparations for Historical Human Rights Violations: The International and Historical Dimensions of the Alien Torts Claims Act Genocide Case of the Herero of Namibia

Human Rights Review, Vol. 9, 2008, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Africa and The Fletcher School
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11.

'Failed States,' Self-Determination, and Preventive Diplomacy: Colonialist Nostalgia and Democratic Expectations

Temple International & Comparative Law Journal, Vol. 10
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 12 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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12.

Reform of the Nigerian Banking System – Assessment of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) and Recent Developments

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina School of Law
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13.

The Nigerian Social Health Insurance System and the Challenges of Access to Health Care: An Antidote or a White Elephant?

Medicine and Law, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 125-166, 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 May 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Centre for Health, Bioethics & Human Rights
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14.

Systemic Weaknesses of Budget Management in Anglophone Africa

IMF Working Paper No. 01/211
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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15.

eBay's Paypal: Balancing Marketplace and Regulatory Regimes

Computer Law Review International, No. 6, pp. 168-176, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Macquarie University - Department of Business Law and Macquarie University - Department of Business Law
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16.

The Evolution of Enterprise Reform in Africa: From State-Owned Enterprises to Private Participation in Infrastructure - and Back?

FEEM Working Paper No. 117.05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
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17.

Public Administration in Tanzania: Current Issues and Challenges

African Public Administration and Management, Vol. 3, ISBN 978-90-5448-142-3, University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper 2016-16
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 22 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Groningen - Faculty of Law, University of Groningen, VU University Amsterdam, University of Groningen - Department of Administrative Law and Public Administration, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University - School of Public Administration & Management (SOPAM), Independent, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University - School of Public Administration & Management (SOPAM), Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University - School of Public Administration & Management (SOPAM), Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University, Mzumbe University - School of Public Administration & Management (SOPAM) and Mzumbe University, School of Public Administration & Management (SOPAM), Students
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18.

Property Rights and Economic Growth: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 20/2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
NHH - Norwegian School of Economics

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19.

Mapping and Deterring Violent Extremist Networks in North-West Africa

Department of Border Region Studies Working Paper 4/15
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Florida and Royal Military College of Canada
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20.

Democratization Via Elections in an African 'Narco-State'? The Case of Guinea-Bissau

GIGA Working Paper No 123
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs
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21.

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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22.

Security Council Action in the Name of Human Rights

African Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 11, pp. 263-298, 2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Independent
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23.

Progress and Retreat in Africa: Presidents Untamed

Journal of Democracy, Vol. 19, No. 2, April 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Seton Hall University School of Law
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24.

Speaking of Legacy: Toward an Ethos of Modesty at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 20/2016
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Kent Law School and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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25.

Macroeconomic Effects of the War in Mozambique

Queen Elizabeth House Working Paper No. 11
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops
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26.

EU-African Economic Relations: Continuing Dominance, Traded for Aid?

GIGA Working Paper No. 82
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs

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27.

Ineffectiveness of Official Development Assistance in Ethiopia and Sudan

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Webster University (DC / National Capital Region Campus)
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28.

Kill a Leader, Murder a Movement? Leadership and Assassination in Social Movements

American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 50, No. 10, pp. 1370-1394, June 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duquesne University and University of New Mexico
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29.

Is Resisting Genocide a Human Right?

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute, Independence Institute and Independence Institute
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Telecommunications Reform in Ghana

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Technology Policy Institute
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32.

Hyenas and Lambs: The Implications of Impacts of South Sudan Secession

Conflict Studies Journal, Vol. 5, No. 14, February 11, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics
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33.

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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34.

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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35.

The Two Decade Displacement in Uganda: The Root Causes

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
York University
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36.

After the Storm of 2000: Fiji's Troubled Path Toward Justice and Reconciliation

SUSTAINING A RESILIENT ASIA PACIFIC COMMUNITY, Wilmar Salim & Kiran Sagoo, eds., Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 May 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney - Department of Peace and Conflict Studies
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EU-African Economic Relations: Continuing Dominance Traded for Aid?

GIGA Working Paper No. 82
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs

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38.

The Ordeal of African Unity - Past, Present and Future of the African Union

Maastricht Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
International and European Law
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39.

Contentious Politics and Social Change in Congo

Security Dialogue, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 71-85, March 2001
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Bologna Center
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40.

Islamic Finance as a Mechanism for Bolstering Food Security in the Middle East: Food Security WAQF

Sustainable Development Law & Policy 13, no. 1 (2012): 29-35, 63-65
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
MassPoint Legal and Strategy Advisory PLLC
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41.

Population Diversity, Division of Labor and the Emergence of Trade and State

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and Southern Methodist University - Department of Economics
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State History and Contemporary Conflict: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
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43.

The Successful Ghana Election of 2008: A Convenient Myth? Ethnicity in Ghana's Elections Revisited

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs and Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh
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Constrained Presidential Power in Africa? Legislative Independence and Executive Rule-Making in Kenya, 1963-2013

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
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An Element of Concern in North Africa: The Case of Morocco’s Phosphate Industry

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Purdue University Calumet
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Piracy, State Capacity and Root Causes: Lessons from the Somali Experience and Policy Choices in the Gulf of Guinea

This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article to be published in African Security Review, September 2013, copyright Taylor & Francis
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
US Naval Academy
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47.

African Homophobia Has Complex Roots: A Review

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
York University
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48.

Desertification [plus] Migration = Security?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
American University of Central Asia
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49.

Does Democratic Transition in Africa Enhance Economic Performance? The Case of Togo

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs
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Gender Equality and MENA Women's Empowerment in the Aftermath of the 2011 Uprisings

Arab Transformations Working Paper 10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
School of Education, University of Aberdeen
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