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1.

Inequality and Institutions in 20th Century America

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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2.

Filial Support Laws in the Modern Era: Domestic and International Comparison of Enforcement Practices for Laws Requiring Adult Children to Support Indigent Parents

20 Elder Law Journal 269 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Penn State Dickinson Law
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3.

Education and Tech Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations
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4.

O Topo Da Distribuição De Renda No Brasil: Primeiras Estimativas Com Dados Tributários E Comparação Com Pesquisas Domiciliares, 2006-2012 (Top Incomes in Brazil: First Estimates with Tax Data and Comparison with Survey Data, 2006-2012 )

DADOS – Revista de Ciências Sociais, Rio de Janeiro, vol. 58, no 1, 2015,
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
IPEA - Institute for Applied Economic Research, Universidade de Brasília (UnB) and Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro
Downloads 4,081
5.

Trends in International Student Mobility

World Education News & Reviews, 25(2), February 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE) and World Education Services
Downloads 2,924
6.

Civil Rights, the War on Poverty, and Black-White Convergence in Infant Mortality in the Rural South and Mississippi

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,858
7.

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP) - Evolution, Scope and Enhancements

SOEPpaper No. 1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) (Deceased) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 2,816
8.

An Ethical Theory of Corporate Governance History

CBC-RPS No. 0026
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Downloads 2,483
9.

Tipping in Restaurants and Around the Globe: An Interdisciplinary Review

HANDBOOK OF CONTEMPORARY BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS: FOUNDATIONS AND DEVELOPMENTS, Morris Altman, ed., M.E. Sharpe Publishers, 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - School of Hotel Administration
Downloads 2,476
10.

The Two Faces of Globalization: Against Globalization as We Know it

World Bank Working Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 2,191
11.

Copyrights and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Operas

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California - Los Angeles and NYU Stern Department of Economics
Downloads 1,965
12.

Das Human Kapital

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-17
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,947
13.

Unified China and Divided Europe

International Economic Review, January 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,934
14.

Strategic Value-Chain Analysis of Indian Pharmaceutical Alliances

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
iRage Capital and Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
Downloads 1,868
15.

Beer Drinking Nations - The Determinants of Global Beer Consumption

LICOS Discussion Paper No. 270/2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS) and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)
Downloads 1,764
16.

Female Entrepreneurship Theory: A Multidisciplinary Review of Resources

Journal of Women's Entrepreneurship and Education, Institute of Economic Sciences (Belgrade, Serbia)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Technology & Cybersecurity Law Group
Downloads 1,743
17.

Kin-Networks and Institutional Development

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 16 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
George Mason University
Downloads 1,659
18.

Measuring Consumer Risk-Return Tradeoffs

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City, Columbia Business School - Marketing and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,542
20.

Natural Selection and the Evolution of Life Expectancy

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Paper No. 02-05
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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21.

International Student Mobility Trends 2013: Towards Responsive Recruitment Strategies

World Education News & Reviews, 26(2), March 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE), World Education Services and World Education Services
Downloads 1,283
22.

Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1987, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,224
23.

Jewish Persecutions and Weather Shocks: 1100-1800

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-06
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Dearborn, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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24.

Slavery in the Roman Economy

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 1,126
25.

The Power of Suggestion: Inertia in 401(K) Participation and Savings Behavior

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business and United Health Group

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Downloads 1,126
26.

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

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and Cotton College, Guwahati
Downloads 1,090
27.

Pockets of Poverty: The Long-Term Effects of Redlining

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston College
Downloads 1,060
28.

The Process of Social Exclusion: The Dynamics of an Evolving Concept

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brown University

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29.

A Degree of Practical Wisdom: The Ratio of Educational Debt to Income as a Basic Measurement of Law School Graduates’ Economic Viability

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 38, 2012, University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2011-17
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 1,049
30.

Executive Compensation: A New View from a Long-Term Perspective, 1936-2005

FEDS Working Paper No. 2007-35, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 22 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University and U.S. Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics

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31.

Reconsidering Returns

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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32.

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship Over the 20th Century

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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33.

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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34.

Global Clustering of Countries by Culture – An Extension of the GLOBE Study

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Rutgers Business School - Newark & New Brunswick and Kainan University - Department of Business and Entrepreneurial Management
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35.

Agency Problems of Corporate Philanthropy

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 370
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Sydney and SUNY at Binghamton
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36.

Adam Smith's 1759 Rebuke of the Slave Trade

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 19-06 The Indepdendent Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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37.

Why Dowries?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Toronto - Department of Economics

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38.

A Estabilidade Da Desigualdade De Renda No Brasil, 2006 a 2012: Estimativa Com Dados Do Imposto De Renda E Pesquisas Domiciliares (The Stability in the Income Inequality in Brazil, 2006-2012: An Estimate with Tax and Survey Data)

Ciencia & Saude Coletiva, vol.20 no.4 Rio de Janeiro Apr. 2015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
IPEA - Institute for Applied Economic Research, Universidade de Brasília (UnB) and Universidade de Brasília (UnB) - Campus Universitario Darcy Ribeiro
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39.

African Migration to Europe: Obscured Responsibilities and Common Misconceptions

GIGA Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs

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40.

The History of Tipping - from Sixteenth-Century England to United States in the 1910s

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management
Downloads 916
41.

Hicksian Income in the Conceptual Framework

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Accounting and Finance and Yale University - School of Management

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42.

International Migration and the Integration of Labor Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 559
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Essex - Department of Economics
Downloads 866
43.

Intergenerational Mobility in the Very Long Run: Florence 1427-2011

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 1060
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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44.

Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Best Serve the Interest of Their Citizens?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago
Downloads 859
45.

Territorial Disputes at the International Court of Justice

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 53, pp. 1779-1812, April 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Alcoa Inc.
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46.

High-Value Work and the Rise of Women: The Cotton Revolution and Gender Equality in China

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 28 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi
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47.

The Bush Regime from Elections to Detentions: A Moral Economy of Carl Schmitt and Human Rights

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-20
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
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48.

Geopolitics and Asia's Little Divergence: A Comparative Analysis of State Building in China and Japan after 1850

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-54
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Hitotsubashi University - Institute of Economic Research and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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49.

Equality and Non-Discrimination under International Law

EQUALITY AND NON-DISCRIMINATION UNDER INTERNATIONAL LAW, Stephanie Farrior, ed., Ashgate Publishing, 2015, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 3-15
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 11 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Hunter College, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute
Downloads 826
50.

The Origins of WEIRD Psychology

Number of pages: 174 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
George Mason University, Harvard University, University of Toronto and Harvard University
Downloads 814