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1.

Does Mother Nature Corrupt? Natural Resources, Corruption, and Economic Growth

IMF Working Paper No. 99/85
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Federal Statistical Office
Downloads 6,880
2.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part I: Univariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 29, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 5,344
3.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part Ii: Multivariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 4,116
4.

Global Warming Advocacy Science: A Cross Examination

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 22 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - School of Law
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5.

Institutionalizing Inequality: The WTO Agreement on Agriculture, Food Security, and Developing Countries

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 27, p. 433, 2002
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
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6.

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-10
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 01 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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7.

Trade Liberalization, Food Security and the Environment: The Neoliberal Threat to Sustainable Rural Development

Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 14, p. 419, Fall 2004, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 2,358
8.

Challenges to Technology Transfer: A Literature Review of the Constraints on Environmental Technology Dissemination

Colorado College Working Paper No. 2009-07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Colorado College - Department of Economics and Business and Colorado College - Department of Economics & Business
Downloads 2,114
9.

Climate Change Strategy: The Business Logic Behind Voluntary Greenhouse Gas Reductions

California Management Review, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 21-46, 2005, Ross School of Business Paper No. 905
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 May 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 2,009
10.

Did Botswana Escape from the Resource Curse?

IMF Working Paper No. 06/138
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,783
11.

Commodity Prices, Growth, and the Natural Resource Curse: Reconciling a Conundrum

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and The Netherlands Institute for Social Research|SCP
Downloads 1,771
12.

International Business, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development

International Business Review, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 119-125, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Downloads 1,443
13.

‘Mobile’izing Agricultural Advice: Technology Adoption, Diffusion and Sustainability

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 13-047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Notre Dame - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,416
14.

Filburn's Legacy

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 52, p. 1719, 2003, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-24
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 1,400
15.

Alternative Development Strategies for Azerbaijan Economy and Sectoral Analysis

7th Silk Road International Conference “Challenges and Opportunities of Sustainable Economic Development in Eurasian Countries," May 2012,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Baku Engineering University and Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,392
16.

The Story of Narmada Bachao Andolan: Human Rights in the Global Economy and the Struggle Against the World Bank

HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCACY STORIES, Deena R. Hurwitz, Margaret L. Satterthwaite, Douglas B. Ford, eds., West, 2009, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-62
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,364
17.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Versus the Precautionary Principle: Beyond Cass Sunstein's Laws of Fear

University of Illinois Law Review, p. 1037, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,328
18.

Context Matters - Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper No 1
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
German Overseas Institute (DUI)
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19.

Tourism, Environment and Profitability: The Case of the Paphos Holiday Complex

Harvard Institute for International Development, Development Discussion Paper No. 330, November 1989.
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Queen's University - John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, C.N.H. Capital Markets Ltd. and Queen's University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,255
20.

The Rural-Non-Farm Economy, Livelihoods and Their Diversification: Issues and Options

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 1,155
21.

Sustainable Sourcing in the Food Industry: Global Challenges and Practices

Moderne Ernaehrung Heute, Official Journal of the Food Chemistry Institute of the Association of the German Confectionery Industry, Vol. 4, p. 1-9, October 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
International Trade Centre (UN/WTO), University of Massachusetts Boston and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Downloads 1,137
22.

Trade Structure and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3025
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit
Downloads 1,117
23.

An Empirical Test of the Dutch Disease Hypothesis Using a Gravity Model of Trade

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,116
24.

The Elusive Curse of Oil

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics and Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy
Downloads 1,086
25.

Land Reforms: Prospects and Strategies

Conference Paper, Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, Washington D.C.; and MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-24
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,079
26.

Comparative Study of Indonesian PSC and Malaysian PSC: Challenges and Solution

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Dundee - Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy (CEPMLP)
Downloads 1,052
27.

Globalisation and Sustainable Development

University of Siena Economics Working Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Siena - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,050
28.

Global Food Price Volatility and Spikes: An Overview of Costs, Causes, and Solutions

ZEF- Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 161
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and IFPRI-ESARO
Downloads 1,013
29.

The Impacts of Rapid Population Growth on Poverty, Food Production, and the Environment

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 98-13
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Feb 1999
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics

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30.

How Well Do Social Ratings Actually Measure Corporate Social Responsibility?

HBS Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 07-051
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Harvard Business School

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31.

Illegal Migration into Assam: Magnitude, Causes, and Economic Consequences

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jan 2011
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Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and Cotton College, Guwahati
Downloads 953
32.

Of Backyard Chickens and Front Yard Gardens: The Conflict Between Local Governments and Locavores

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maine - School of Law
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33.

Water Policy in India: A Review

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
Downloads 917
34.

Sustainable Capitalism: A Matter of Ethics and Morality

Problems of Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 13-22, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia
Downloads 887
35.

Environmental Justice and Domestic Climate Change Policy

Environmental Law Reporter, May 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law
Downloads 884
36.

Fables of the Cuyahoga: Reconstructing a History of Environmental Protection

Fordham Environmental Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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37.

Gaps, Inexperience, Inconsistencies, and Overlaps: Crisis in the Regulation of Genetically Modified Plants and Animals

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 2167, 2004
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 08 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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38.

Breeding Business. The Future of Plant Breeding in the Light of Developments in Patent Rights and Plant Breeder’s Rights

Netherlands Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality (LNV), Wageningen, Centre for Genetic Resources (CGN) – Wageningen University and Research Centre, December 2009,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Wageningen UR, Wageningen UR, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT), Centre for International Environmental Studies, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and Radboud University Nijmegen
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39.

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Tufts University - Department of Economics

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Müstəqillik Sonrasi Azərbaycan Iqtisadiyyatinin SWOT Analizi (SWOT Analyzing of Azerbaijan Economy after Independence)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
International Trade and Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance
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An Environmental Justice Critique of Comparative Advantage: Indigenous Peoples, Trade Policy, and the Mexican Neoliberal Economic Reforms

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 32, p. 723, 2011, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 29 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
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42.

Space and Growth: A Survey of Empirical Evidence and Methods

Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. TI 04-129/3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Purdue University
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43.

Shale Gas vs. Coal

USAEE Working Paper No. 2025627
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Tuebingen and Lehigh University
Downloads 781
44.

The Fragmented Governance of the Global Energy Economy: A Legal-Institutional Analysis

Journal of World Energy Law and Business, Vol. 6, Issue 4, pp. 1-58, 2013, Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law and previously associated to QMUL

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45.

Forecasting Commodity Prices: Futures Versus Judgment

IMF Working Paper No. 04/41
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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Does Foreign Direct Investment Harm the Host Country’s Environment? Evidence from China

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Western Kentucky University
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47.

The Emergence of a Standards Market: Multiplicity of Sustainability Standards in the Global Coffee Industry

Organization Studies, 33 (5/6), pp. 789-812, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, University of Massachusetts Boston and International Trade Centre (UN/WTO)
Downloads 760
48.

The Climatic Origins of the Neolithic Revolution: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 May 2006 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Williams College - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 727
49.

Rural Roads and Intermediated Trade: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Sierra Leone

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 715
50.

Legal Aspects of Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis in Sustainable Urban Development

Consilience, Vol. 14, Issue 2 (2015), pp. 71-89
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford, Nanotechnology for Medicine and Health Care
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