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1.

Political Competition, Ideology and Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 17,252
2.

Frictions to Political Competition and Financial Openness

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Leicester
Downloads 11,670
3.

Quadratic Voting: How Mechanism Design Can Radicalize Democracy

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft
Downloads 11,412
4.

An Aid-Institutions Paradox? A Review Essay on Aid Dependency and State Building in Sub-Saharan Africa

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 74, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies Working Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development, Birk Consulting and Cornell University
Downloads 7,606
5.

Foreign Direct Investment in India: A Critical Analysis of FDI from 1991-2005

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Centre for Civil Society
Downloads 6,401
6.

How to Lose a Constitutional Democracy

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 65, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 642
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 5,178
7.

Political Beliefs affect Compliance with Government Mandates

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Saint Louis University - Department of Finance and University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics
Downloads 4,915
8.

Can't We All Be More Like Scandinavians? Asymmetric Growth and Institutions in an Interdependent World

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-22
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Government and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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9.

Elite Quality Report 2020: 32 Country Scores and Global Rank

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 21 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
University of St. Gallen - SoM: School of Management and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 4,764
10.

Multinational Corporations, Transnational Law: The United Nation's Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations as Harbinger of Corporate Responsibility in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 37, 2005
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
Downloads 4,293
11.

Political Determinants of Corporate Governance

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 451
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,937
12.

The Evolution and Ideology of Global Constitutionalism

California Law Review, Vol. 99, p. 1163, 2011, APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-10-01
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,773
13.

Hidden Power of the Big Three? Passive Index Funds, Re-Concentration of Corporate Ownership, and New Financial Risk

Business and Politics, April 2017, DOI: 10.1017/bap.2017.6
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam / CORPNET, University of Amsterdam / CORPNET and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)
Downloads 3,457
14.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale UniversityNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Yale University
Downloads 3,300
15.

History, Institutions and Economic Performance: The Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Aug 2002
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame

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16.

Financial Statement Analysis: A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
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University of Washington Tacoma, Milgard School of Business-Accounting, Rutgers Business School - Camden and University of Minnesota, Duluth - Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE)
Downloads 3,071
17.

The New Comparative Economics

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, SKEMA Business School, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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18.

Why Resource-Poor Dictators Allow Freer Media: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, No. 4, pp. 645-668, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Sciences Po and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 2,546
19.

Who Bleeds When the Wolves Bite? A Flesh-and-Blood Perspective on Hedge Fund Activism and Our Strange Corporate Governance System

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 126, Pg. 1870, 2017, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-5, Harvard Law School, John M. Olin Institute for Law, Economics, and Business Discussion Paper no. 899
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
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20.

Elite Quality Report 2021: Country Scores and Global Rankings

Number of pages: 324 Posted: 14 May 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2021
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University of St. Gallen - SoM: School of Management and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 2,347
21.

Toward a Theory of the Press

ECONOMICS AND SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS, Karl Brunner, ed., Martinus Nijhoff Publishing Company, 1979
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jul 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,339
22.

A Critique of the Anglo-American Model of Corporate Governance

CLPE Research Paper No. 15/09
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Technology, Sydney
Downloads 2,288
23.

Next Generation Law: Data Driven Governance and Accountability Based Regulatory Systems in the West, and Social Credit Regimes in China

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2018
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The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
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24.

A Theory of Informational Autocracy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
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Sciences Po and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,173
25.

Introduction to Tax Policy Theory

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Jun 2018
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McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,145
26.

The Asset Pricing Implications of Government Economic Policy Uncertainty

Management Science 61(1), January 2015
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and University of Denver - Daniels College of Business
Downloads 2,086
27.

The Real Effects of Political Uncertainty: Elections and Investment Sensitivity to Stock Prices

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
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University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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28.

Legal Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics

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29.

World Protests 2006-2013

Initiative for Policy Dialogue and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung New York Working Paper No. 2013
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 03 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Initiative for Policy Dialogue, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Downloads 1,922
30.

Political Cycles and Stock Returns

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 17-01, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 28 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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31.

The Great Transformation of Embeddedness: Karl Polanyi and the New Economic Sociology

Beckert Jens, 2009: The Great Transformation of Embeddedness: Karl Polanyi and the New Economic Sociology. In: Hann, Chris / Keith Hart (Hrsg.): Market and Society: The Great Transformation Today. New York: Cambridge University Press, 38-55
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
Downloads 1,888
32.

The Financial and Market Effects of the SEC's Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Releases

Journal of Accounting Research Vol. 29, pp. 107-142, Supplement 1991, Abstracted in the Journal of Economic Literature, September 1992
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington Tacoma, Milgard School of Business-Accounting, Ajou University - Department of Business Administration and State University of New York at Buffalo (deceased)
Downloads 1,882
34.

Regulatory Cycles: Revisiting the Political Economy of Financial Crises

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department

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35.

Anarchy and the Law

Edward Peter Stringham, ANARCHY AND THE LAW: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF CHOICE, Chapter 1, New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction Publishers, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Trinity College
Downloads 1,806
36.

The Physics of God and the Quantum Gravity Theory of Everything

Number of pages: 186 Posted: 21 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,775
37.

Political Relationships, Global Financing and Corporate Transparency: Evidence from Indonesia

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 2006
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Strategy Unit and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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38.

Of Subprimes and Subsidies: The Political Economy of the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2008
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University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,714
39.

Political Instability: Its Effects on Financial Development, Its Roots in the Severity of Economic Inequality

Journal of Comparative Economics 39 (2011) 279-309
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Michigan
Downloads 1,626
40.

Taming or Protecting the Modern Corporation? Shareholder-Stakeholder Debates in a Comparative Light

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1669444, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 165/2010, NYU Journal of Law & Business, Vol. 7, Issue. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 01 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,518
41.

Bowling for Fascism: Social Capital and the Rise of the Nazi Party in Weimar Germany, 1919-33

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society

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Downloads 1,496
42.

Hayekian Anarchism

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Trinity College and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,413
43.

A Theory of Political Transitions

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 1,383
44.

The Political Economy of Drones

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Bellarmine University - W. Fielding Rubel School for Business and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,376
45.

International Terrorism and the Clash of Civilizations

British Journal of Political Science, Vol. 39, No. 4, pp. 711-734, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and University of Essex - Department of GovernmentVienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Socioeconomics
Downloads 1,372
46.

Judicial Independence

THE INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, Vol. 5, pp. 1369-1372, Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino, eds., 2011, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 10-02-06
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,346
47.

Social Norms and the Enforcement of Laws

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 466
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,306
48.

What's Wrong with Factory Farming?

Public Health Ethics, 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 1,285
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The Private Law of Public Law: Public Authorities as Shareholders, Golden Shares, Sovereign Wealth Funds, and the Public Law Element in Private Choice of Law

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 May 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
Downloads 1,278
50.

Informational Autocracy: Theory and Empirics of Modern Authoritarianism.

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

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