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JEL Code: O19

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1.

The Role of Globalization in Economic Development

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 6,697
2.

The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programs on Poverty

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
New York University - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,083
3.

Foreign Direct Investment, Investment Treaty Arbitration and the Rule of Law

McGeorge Global Business and Development Law Journal, Vol. 19, p. 337, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 3,780
4.

Balancing Sweatshop Ethics and Economics

Labor Standards Working Paper No. 9901
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
DePaul University - College of Commerce, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Business
Downloads 2,763
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
Downloads 2,630
6.

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
Downloads 2,513
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.

The Digital Divide

CESifo Forum, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2001, pp. 29-34
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Oct 2001
Accepted Paper Series
THM Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
Downloads 2,085
10.

The Romance of the Public Domain

UC Davis Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jul 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,024
11.

A Survey on Microfinance for Developing Countries: A Social Responsible Investment Opportunity

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,932
12.

Understanding Poverty: Comparing Basic Needs Approach and Capability Approach

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol - School for Policy Studies
Downloads 1,915
13.

Decentralization and Poverty in Developing Countries: Exploring the Impact

OECD Development Centre Working Paper No. 236
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV)
Downloads 1,871
14.

Rights and Accountability in Development (Raid) V Das Air and Global Witness V Afrimex: Small Steps Toward an Autonomous Transnational Legal System for the Regulation of Multinational Corporations

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 10, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,856
15.

The ASEAN Economic Community: Progress, Challenges, and Prospects

ADBI Working Paper 440
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,798
16.

Constructing and Classifying Informal International Institutions

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Prishtina
Downloads 1,751
17.

Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth of Pakistan

Advances in Management & Applied Economics, Vol.3, No.1, 2013, 35-45
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Prince Sultan University, Bahria University Karachi Campus and Bahria University
Downloads 1,737
18.

Does Foreign Aid Help?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 1,693
19.

Do International Trade Institutions Contribute to Economic Growth and Development?

Virginia Journal of International Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 1,679
20.

Trade and the Environment in the WTO

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 10, September 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 338, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 338
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 1,611
21.

Economic Impact of Colonialism, 1800-1950

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University
Downloads 1,596
22.

Beyond Ruggie’s Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights: Charting an Embracive Approach to Corporate Human Rights Compliance

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2012, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 158
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 1,571
23.

Water Scarcity, Conflict, and Security in a Climate Change World: Challenges and Opportunities for International Law and Policy

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2009, Texas Tech Law School Research Paper No. 2009-01
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 1,570
24.

Cloud Computing in Developing Economies

IEEE Computer, Vol. 43, No. 10, pp. 47-55, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Bryan School of Business & Economics
Downloads 1,549
25.

Regional Integration in Africa

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,502
26.

Can Foreign Aid Create an Incentive for Good Governance? Evidence from the Millennium Challenge Corporation

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 1,495
27.

The Evolution of China's International Trade Policy: Development Through Protection and Liberalization

THE EVOLUTION OF CHINA'S INTERNATIONAL TRADE POLICY: DEVELOPMENT THROUGH PROTECTION AND LIBERALIZATION, Economic Development through World Trade, Y.S. Lee, ed., pp. 191-213, The Netherlands: Kluwer Law International, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,491
28.

The Openness-Equality Trade-Off in Global Redistribution

The Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,467
29.

Do Developing Countries Need Competition Law and Policy?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
IE Law School
Downloads 1,451
30.

A SWOT Analysis of Medical Tourism: India and South Korea

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina at Pembroke and Bellarmine University
Downloads 1,426
31.

Counting Chickens When They Hatch: The Short-Term Effect of Aid on Growth

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 44
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and University of Wisconsin-Madison

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

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32.

The Political Economy of China's Aid Policy in Africa

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-051
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Jena
Downloads 1,368
33.

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 1,363
34.

Culture Rules: The Foundations of the Rule of Law and Other Norms of Governance

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Psychology

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,360
35.

Azerbaycan'ın Ekonomik Yenden Yapılanma Ve Kalkınmasında Türk Müteşebbislerin Yeri ve Önemi (The Role and Importance of Turkish Entrepreneurs in Economic Development and Reconstruction of Azerbaijan)

Qırğizistan, III Uluslararası Girişimcilik Kongresi , səhifə/səhifə aralığı: 17-27, May 2011,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
International Trade and Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,319
36.

Unknown: The Extent, Distribution and Trend of Global Income Poverty

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University, Global Justice Program and The New School - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,206
37.

Knowledge Management in Non-Governmental Organisations: A Partnership for the Future

Proceedings of the 7th International Conference, Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS), Miami, USA, May 24-28, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University Fernando Pessoa, University Fernando Pessoa, University Fernando Pessoa and Kedge Business School
Downloads 1,197
38.

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 1,136
39.

Monopolists Without Borders: The Institutional Challenge of International Antitrust in a Global Gilded Age

Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 4, pp. 37-122, 2007, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1034
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Downloads 1,122
40.

Developing Countries and the Multilateral Trading System after Doha

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 842
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 1,119
41.

Economic Globalization and the Rise of Efficient Systems of Global Private Lawmaking: Wal-Mart as Global Legislator

University of Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,088
42.

A New Explanatory Model for Policy Analysis and Evaluation

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2006-063/2
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and University of Amsterdam (UVA) - Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 1,083
43.

Reviewing a Decade of Research on the 'Base/Bottom of the Pyramid' (BOP) Concept

Business & Society, Forthcoming, doi 10.1177/0007650312474928
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School, Babson College and Babson College - Management Division
Downloads 1,078
44.

'Dalit Rights are Human Rights': Caste Discrimination, International Activism, and the Construction of a New Human Rights Issue

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 29, pp. 167-93, February 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duquesne University
Downloads 1,032
45.

What Makes Small Firms Grow? Finance, Human Capital, Technical Assistance, and the Business Environment in Romania

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1343; Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper No. 03-94
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies, George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and CEU Labor Project
Downloads 1,029
46.

Towards an International Framework for the Protection of Traditional Knowledge

ELEMENTS OF NATIONAL SUI GENERIS SYSTEMS FOR THE PRESERVATION, PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE: INNOVATIONS AND PRACTICES AND OPTIONS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL FRAMEWORK, Twarog & Turner, eds., U.N. Conference on Trade & Development, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 1,019
47.

Mapping the Law of WTO Accession

WTO AT TEN: GOVERNANCE, DISPUTE SETTLEMENT AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, Merit E. Janow, Victoria Donaldson and Alan Yanovich, eds., Juris Publishing, Inc., Forthcoming, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 237, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 237
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 19 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 1,010
48.

Merchants of Morality

Foreign Policy, Vol. 129, pp. 36-45, March/April 2002
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duquesne University
Downloads 1,001
49.

The Implementation Game: The TRIPS Agreement and the Global Politics of Intellectual Property Reform in Developing Countries

Carolyn Deere, THE IMPLEMENTATION GAME: THE TRIPS AGREEMENT AND THE GLOBAL POLITICS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY REFORM IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 May 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Global Economic Governance Programme, University College, Oxford
Downloads 980
50.

The Nature and Enforcement of Investor Rights Under Investment Treaties: Do Investment Treaties Have a Bright Future?

U.C. Davis Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol. 12, No. 47, 2005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 957