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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
Pennsylvania State University, 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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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
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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
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6.

Pockets of Poverty: The Long-Term Effects of Redlining

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
UVA Darden and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics
Downloads 3,802
7.

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
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8.

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)
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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
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10.

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 2,628
11.

Copyrights and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Opera in the Napoleonic Age

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of California - Los Angeles and NYU Stern Department of Economics
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12.

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

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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13.

Strategic Value-Chain Analysis of Indian Pharmaceutical Alliances

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
Downloads 2,440
14.

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
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Bank of Italy
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15.

Kin-Networks and Institutional Development

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 11 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2022
Working Paper Series
George Mason University
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16.

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)
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17.

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
Chinese University of Hong Kong, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics

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18.

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
University of Hawai'i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
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19.

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 2,077
21.

Social Security and Trends in Wealth Inequality

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2022
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 1,985
22.

Arrival of Young Talent : The Send-down Movement and Rural Education in China

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2021
Accepted Paper Series
ShanghaiTech University - School of Entrepreneurship and Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Public Economics & Administration, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
Downloads 1,977
23.

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 1,974
24.

Contracting for Sex in the Pacific War: A Response to My Critics

Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 1075
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2022
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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25.

Slavery in the Roman Economy

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 1,626
26.

Measuring Consumer Risk-Return Tradeoffs

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Marketing and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,602
27.

Reconsidering Returns

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 11 May 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston College - Carroll School of Management

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28.

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 1,563
29.

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
Downloads 1,493
30.

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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31.

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 1,484
32.

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 EconomicsState University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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33.

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
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34.

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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35.

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
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36.

Crisis Innovation: Evidence from the Great Depression

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Finance, University of Colorado at Boulder and Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance

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37.

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
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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38.

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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39.

The New Racial Wage Code

Harvard Law and Policy Review, 2021, UC Hastings Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 May 2021 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
UC Hastings Law
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40.

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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41.

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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42.

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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43.

Causality in the Time of Cholera: John Snow As a Prototype for Causal Inference

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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44.

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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45.

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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46.

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
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47.

The Neolithic Origins of Contemporary Variations in Life Expectancy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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48.

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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49.

Caste, Colonialism and Schooling: Education in British India

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Naval Postgraduate School
Downloads 1,017
50.

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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