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1.

Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking?

World Development, 41 (1), 2013, pp. 67-82
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics, Heidelberg University and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
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2.

The Economic Lives of the Poor

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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3.

Human Development and Economic Growth

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 887
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 3,039
4.

Measuring Education Inequality: Gini Coefficients of Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2525
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Brazil, Cornell University and The World Bank
Downloads 2,715
5.

Can Development Programs Counter Insurgencies?: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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6.

From Physical to Human Capital Accumulation: Inequality in the Process of Development

Brown University Working Paper No. 99-27
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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7.

Role of Education in Women Empowerment and Development: Issues and Impact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Poornaprajna College and St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 2,337
8.

Brain Drain and Ldcs' Growth: Winners and Losers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 819
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Luxemburg, Université catholique de Louvain and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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9.

Corporate Governance, Human Resource Management and Firm Performance

DTI Economics Working Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, King's College London - The Management Centre, University of Stellbosch, Freie Universität Berlin and King's College London - The Management Centre
Downloads 1,987
10.

Are Immigrant Remittance Flows a Source of Capital for Development?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/189
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Duke University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund - INS
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11.

Does Human Capital Matter for Growth in OECD Countries? Evidence from Pooled Mean-Group Estimates

OECD Economics Working Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and OECD, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs
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12.

Economic Impact of Colonialism, 1800-1950

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University
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13.

The Role of Higher Education in Human Capital Development

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan and Lead City University
Downloads 1,585
14.

Intellectual Capital Evaluation: Relationship between Knowledge Management Implementation and Company’s Performance

12th European Conference on Knowledge Management, September 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
Downloads 1,571
15.

Paths to Success: The Relationship between Human Development and Economic Growth

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 874
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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16.

Index for Measurement of the Level of Tertiary Education in Developing Countries: Theory and Application

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent Research Group “Analytics in Economics and Security” and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,492
17.

Critical Factors of Women Entrepreneurship Development in Rural Bangladesh

Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Rajshahi University
Downloads 1,486
18.

Growth Theory Through the Lens of Development Economics

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-01
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,411
19.

The Law of the Platform

Minnesota Law Review, 2016, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-212
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 1,395
20.

China's Pattern of Growth: Moving to Sustainability and Reducing Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3767
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,357
21.

China's (Uneven) Progress Against Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3408
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank
Downloads 1,317
22.

India Migration Bibliography

Number of pages: 183 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore - Department of Economics and Social Sciences
Downloads 1,304
23.

A Theory of Political Transitions

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-26
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 1,295
24.

Measuring Human Resources: A Case Study in Small and Medium Enterprises

Proceedings, Seminar National Industrial Services, Universitas Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa, Cilegon, Banten, Indonesia, pp. 101-114, April 29-30, 2009 (ISBN 978-979-19280-0-7)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
International University Liaison Indonesia (IULI)
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25.

Socioeconomic Rights of Refugees in Times of Crisis: The Case of Palestinians in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
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26.

Shadow Education: School Quality and Demand for Private Tutoring in Korea

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 04-21
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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27.

Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives

Number of pages: 299 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Downloads 1,221
28.

The Gig Economy & The Future of Employment and Labor Law

University of San Francisco Law Review, Forthcoming, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-223
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
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29.

The Ancient Roots of Modern Financial Innovation: The Early History of Regulatory Arbitrage

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 93, 2008, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 04-11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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30.

German-Jewish Emigres and U.S. Invention

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
NYU Stern Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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31.

The Economics of Migrants' Remittances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1531
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Université catholique de Louvain
Downloads 1,165
32.

An Emprical Analysis of the Impact of Public Expenditure on Education and Health on Poverty in Indian States

IGIDR Working Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Australia South Asia Research Centre (ASARC), Queen's University - Department of Economics and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU)
Downloads 1,152
33.

Reducing Child Mortality and Malnutrition: Cross-Country Evidence on the Role of Growth and Social Indicators.

Forthcoming, Economic & Political Weekly
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Government of India
Downloads 1,141
34.

Abolishing GDP

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-019/3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 1,135
35.

Human Capital and Innovation

Analele Universitatii din Oradea, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 1,109
36.

Globalization, Brain Drain and Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5590
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Université catholique de Louvain and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,069
37.

A New Data Set of Educational Inequality in the World, 1950-2010: Gini Index of Education by Age Group

W, Benaabdelaali., S, Hanchane., A, Kamal. (2012), Chapter 13 Educational Inequality in the World, 1950–2010: Estimates from a New Dataset, in John A. Bishop, Rafael Salas (ed.) Inequality, Mobility and Segregation: Essays in Honor of Jacques Silber (Research on Economic Inequality, Volume 20), Emer,
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Higher Council of Education, Higher Council of Education and Higher Council of Education
Downloads 1,064
38.

Human Capital Development

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 225
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Asian Development Bank

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39.

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 1,056
40.

The European Crisis and Migration to Germany: Expectations and the Diversion of Migration Flows

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7170
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Auvergne, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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41.

Inequality and Economic Growth: Do Natural Resources Matter?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 712
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Iceland - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and University of Iceland
Downloads 1,038
42.

China's Growth and Poverty Reduction: Recent Trends between 1990 and 1999

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2651
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Cornell University
Downloads 1,031
43.

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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44.

China’s 'New Generation' Rural-Urban Migrants: Migration Motivation and Migration Patterns

Migration Information Source, 2012.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
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45.

Migration and Foreign Remittances in the Philippines

IMF Working Paper No. 05/111
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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46.

International Migration, Human Capital, and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Exchange Rate Shocks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Series No. 3578, University of Michigan, Ford School of Public Policy Working Paper No. 02-011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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47.

The Five-Phases of Economic Development and Institutional Evolution in China and Japan

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Stanford University

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48.

Measurement Errors of Expected-Return Proxies and the Implied Cost of Capital

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 13-098
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School
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Determinants of International Migration: Empirical Evidence for Migration from Developing Countries to Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Munich and RWTH Aachen University - Institute for Political Science

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50.

When is Growth Pro-Poor? Evidence from the Diverse Experiences of India's States

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2263
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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