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1.

Recent Trends in FDI Flows and Prospects for India

Australian National University Working Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Australia South Asia Research Centre (ASARC)
Downloads 2,327
2.

Does Infrastructure Investment Lead to Economic Growth or Economic Fragility? Evidence from China

Atif Ansar, Bent Flyvbjerg, Alexander Budzier, and Daniel Lunn, 2016, 'Does Infrastructure Investment Lead to Economic Growth or Economic Fragility? Evidence from China,' Oxford Review of Economic Policy, vol. 32, no. 3, autumn, pp. 360–390. DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/grw022.,
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Oxford - Saïd Business School and University of Oxford - Department of Statistics
Downloads 1,224
3.

Collective Hallucinations and Inefficient Markets: The British Railway Mania of the 1840s

Number of pages: 322 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 1,017
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Survival of the Un-fittest: Why the Worst Infrastructure Gets Built - and What We Can Do about It

Oxford Review of Economic Policy, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 344–367, DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/grp024,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 991
5.

The Basic Public Finance of Public-Private Partnerships

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1618, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 957, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, University of Chile - Center of Applied Economics (CEA) and Universidad de los Andes

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Downloads 905
6.

Charles Mackay's Own Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Railway Mania

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 623
7.

Policy Options for Secondary Road Construction and Management in the Commonwealth of Virginia

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-17
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
George Mason University School of Public Policy
Downloads 473
8.

A Multi-Scale Analysis of 27,000 Urban Street Networks: Every US City, Town, Urbanized Area, and Zillow Neighborhood

Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science, DOI: 10.1177/2399808318784595
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs
Downloads 453
9.

Does Rail Transit Save Energy or Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions?

Cato Policy Analysis No. 615
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
Downloads 440
10.

The Emergence of Latin Multinationals

CEPAL Review, No. 95, pp. 7-30, 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
ESADE Business School

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Downloads 428
11.

Financing Road Infrastructure by Savings in Congestion Costs: A CGE Analysis

Working Paper No. 579-00
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Mannheim - Department of Economics and Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University
Downloads 400
12.

A Spatial Interaction Model with Spatially Structured Origin and Destination Effects

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Texas State University - McCoy College of Business Administration and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Downloads 399
13.

Is There ‘Value for Money’ in Transportation PPP’S? The Case of Macquarie and Sydney International Airport

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Canberra, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Canberra
Downloads 369
14.

Cost Benefit Analysis, Development Planning and the EU Cohesion Fund: Learning from Experience

UNIMI Economics Working Paper No. 16.2005
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM) and CSIL - Centro Studi Industria Leggera
Downloads 359
15.

Spatial Impact of Transportation Infrastructure: A Spatial Econometric Computable General Equilibrium Approach

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-07
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
The Ohio State University-City and Regional Planning and Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University
Downloads 317
16.

We Live in a Motorized Civilization: Robert Moses Replies to Robert Caro

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs
Downloads 317
17.

Highway Franchising and Real Estate Values

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1354; Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 840
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, Universidad de los Andes and University of Chile - Center of Applied Economics (CEA)

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18.

PPP's in Road Renovation and Maintenance – A Case Study of the East Coast Road Project

Journal of Financial Management of Planning and Construction, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 21-40, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Bloomberg L.P., Bloomberg L.P. and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Downloads 278
19.

A Proposal of Institutional Innovations for Urban-Rural Coordinated Development in China

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Chongqing Technology and Business University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and University of Texas at Austin - School of Architecture
Downloads 259
20.

State Audit of Public Private Partnerships in Australia: A Lack of Public Accountability?

4th International Conference on Accounting, Auditing and Management in Public Sector Reforms EIASM, 7-9 September 2006, Siena, Italy
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Sydney Business School and Macquarie University - Department of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 255
21.

The Basic Public Finance of Public-Private Partnerships

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 957
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, Universidad de los Andes and University of Chile - Center of Applied Economics (CEA)

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Downloads 254
22.

Transport Investment Appraisal and the Environment

Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. 2002-104/3
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 252
23.

Study of the Effect of the Transmilenio Mass Transit Project on the Value of Properties in Bogotá, Colombia

Lincoln Institute of Land Policy Working Paper No. WP07CA1
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad del País Vasco (UPV/EHU) - Department of Applied Economics III (Econometrics and Statistics), Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 251
24.

The Impact of High-Speed Rail Investment on Economic and Environmental Change in China: A Dynamic CGE Analysis

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2015
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The Ohio State University-City and Regional Planning, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Institute of Policy and Management, University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy and Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University
Downloads 251
25.

Transportation Costs and the Spatial Structure of Brazilian Interstate Commerce

IPEA Working Paper No. 293o3
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) - Faculdade de Administracao e Ciencias Contabeis - FACC, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) - Faculdade de Administracao e Ciencias Contabeis - FACC

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26.

Institutional and Political Determinants of Private Participation in Infrastructure

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Ministry Transport and Telecommunications of Chile, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 242
27.

The Forgotten Discovery of Gravity Models and the Inefficiency of Early Railway Networks

OEconomial, vol. 5, no. 1, 2015, pp. 157-192.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 237
28.

Privatization of Railroads in Brazil: The New Business Strategy of 'Mrs' (Malha Ferrovia Da Regiao Sudeste) Logistica S.A.

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) and MRS Logistica S.A.
Downloads 232
29.

An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Private Investment in Zimbabwe

Dynamic Research Journals' Journal of Economics & Finance (DRJ-JEF), Vol. 2(4), pp. 38-54, April 2017
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 226
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Impact of Public Debt Burden on Economic Growth: Evidence from Bangladesh

Journal of Finance and Banking, Vol. 10, No. 1 & 2, June-December 2012, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Jagannath University - Department of Finance and University of Dhaka
Downloads 223
31.

Technical Characteristics and Efficiency of the Indian State Road Transport Undertakings

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
Downloads 207
32.

Evaluation of the Benefits of Transnational Transportation Projects

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Queen's University - Department of Economics and Queen's University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 199
33.

Optimizing the Position of Bike Sharing Stations. The Milan Case.

CERE Working Paper, 68
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - IEFE Centre for Research on Energy and Environmental Economics and Policy and Bocconi University
Downloads 192
34.

Policy Implications of Autonomous Vehicles

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 758
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
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35.

Evaluación de la Utilidad de la Minería de Datos para la Planeación de Vías para el Transporte de Carga Regional Caso de Estudio: Bolivia (Data Mining Usefulness for Regional Highway and Cargo Planning: The Case of Bolivia)

Revista International Administración & Finanzas, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 61-73, 2011,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Centro de Estudios Superiores del Estado de Sonora (CESUES) and Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla (UPAEP)
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Measuring and Doing the Right Things: A Livability, Sustainability and Equity Framework for Autonomous Vehicles

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2018
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San Diego State University - School of Public Administration & Urban Studies and University of San Francisco - School of Management
Downloads 176
37.

Megaprojects as Games of Innovation

The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management edited by Bent Flyvbjerg, 2016, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5162-16
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
EMD School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Engineering Systems Division
Downloads 176
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Pathways to Preventive Health, Evidence from India's Rural Road Program

USC-INET Research Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Rice University and University of Southern California
Downloads 168
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Obermatt Top 10 Stocks Back Testing

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Obermatt Inc.
Downloads 165
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Urban Agglomeration and Local Economic Growth in China: The Role of New Industrial Parks

USC-INET Research Paper No. 16-06
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Hang Lung Center for Real Estate, Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, Fudan University and University of Southern California
Downloads 163
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Does Global Climate Policy Promote Low-Carbon Cities? Lessons Learnt from the CDM

CIS Working Paper No. 4-2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Stuttgart - Institute of Energy Economics and the Rational Use of Energy (IER) and University of Zurich - Institute of Political Science
Downloads 150
42.

Funding Urban Mass Transit in the United States

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Urban Transport Policies: The Dutch Struggle with Market Failures and Policy Failures

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 04-126/3
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics (Deceased)

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The Carbon Emission Reduction Strategies: An Example of Mobile Phone Logistics

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Department of Logistics Management,Takming University of Science and Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Implement the ECFA: Prospects of a Bilateral Investment Agreement between Mainland China and Taiwan

Published at 5 Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies 127-56 (June 2012) Emerald.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sydney Law School
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Gas-to-Power Market in Nigeria: A Regulatory and Economic Assessment

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 May 2016 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Tulane University Law School- Center for Energy Law and University of Ibadan - Centre for Petroleum Economics & Energy Law
Downloads 140
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Do the Selected Trans European Transport Investments Pass the Cost Benefit Test?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. KUL. Faculty of Business and Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Kiel Institute for the World Economy
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Urban Transport Policies: The Dutch Struggle with Market Failures and Policy Failures

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 04-126/3
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics (Deceased)

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Cost-Benefit Analysis of Transport Investments in Distorted Economies

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
European Union - European Investment Bank, University of Antwerp - Department of Economics and KU Leuven - Department of Economics
Downloads 135
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Better Urban Transport Improves Labour Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Subway Expansion in Chile

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 May 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Downloads 131