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1.

Theodore Levitt's 'the Globalization of Markets': An Evaluation after Two Decades

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-20; Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 03-082
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 8,223
2.

Corporate Social Responsibility Through an Economic Lens

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-023, FEEM Working Paper No. 84.2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit

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3.

Poverty and Crime: Evidence from Rainfall and Trade Shocks in India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-067
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 866
4.

In Strange Company: The Puzzle of Private Investment in State-Controlled Firms

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-071
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo, Brandeis University- International Business School and Insper Institute of Education and Research
Downloads 864
5.

Inequality and Decision Making: Imagining a New Line of Inquiry

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-099
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School and The Tobin Project
Downloads 726
6.

Profits and Economic Development

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-087
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Boston University and Harvard Business School
Downloads 560
7.

Strategy, Economic Relations, and the Definition of National Interests

Security Studies, Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2, pp. 119-156, Autumn-Winter 1999-2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 556
8.

The Power of Political Voice: Women’s Political Representation and Crime in India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 11-092
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, University of Warwick, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 507
9.

Identity as a Variable

Perspectives on Politics, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 695-711, December 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 489
10.

The End of Chimerica

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-037
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of History and University of Bonn - Department of Economics
Downloads 466
11.

Growth and the Quality of Foreign Direct Investment: Is All FDI Equal

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 07-072
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 414
12.

Optimal Taxation in Theory and Practice

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-140
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 411
13.

A Brief Postwar History of US Consumer Finance

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 11-058, Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 11-058
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 373
14.

When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-080
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, Brown University - Department of Economics and Charles River Associates (CRA)

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Downloads 368
15.

Deregulation, Misallocation, and Size: Evidence from India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-056
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
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Harvard University and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics

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16.

The Global Agglomeration of Multinational Firms

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-043
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and George Washington University

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17.

The Political Economy of Bilateral Foreign Aid

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-026
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School
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18.

Surviving the Global Financial Crisis: Foreign Direct Investment and Establishment Performance

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-110
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and George Washington University
Downloads 288
19.

Do Legal Origins Have Persistent Effects Over Time? A Look at Law and Finance Around the World c. 1900

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University- International Business School
Downloads 282
20.

Can Civil Law Countries Get Good Institutions? Lessons from the History of Creditor Rights and Bond Markets in Brazil

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University- International Business School
Downloads 266
21.

Path-Breakers? Women’s Electoral Success and Future Political Participation

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-035
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Essex, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 263
22.

Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration? Evidence from Trade Policy

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-060
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), University of Vienna and Boston University - Department of Economics

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23.

The Empire Effect: The Determinants of Country Risk in the First Age of Globalization, 1880-1913

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/26117
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of History and University of Bonn - Department of Economics
Downloads 254
24.

These Are the Good Old Days: Foreign Entry and the Mexican Banking System

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-062
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and Brandeis University- International Business School
Downloads 244
25.

An Ounce of Prevention: The Power of Public Risk Management in Stabilizing the Financial System

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-087
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 236
26.

Selection and Market Reallocation: Productivity Gains from Multinational Production

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 12-111
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and George Washington University

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27.

The Political Economy of 'Natural' Disasters

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 08-040
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Sankaty Advisors and Harvard Business School
Downloads 216
28.

Big BRICs, Weak Foundations: The Beginning of Public Elementary Education in Brazil, Russia, India, and China

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 11-083
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Naval Postgraduate School, Brandeis University- International Business School, Williams College and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management

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29.

Direct versus Indirect Colonial Rule in India: Long-Term Consequences

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 05-041
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 200
30.

Intra-Industry Foreign Direct Investment

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 08-018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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31.

Capital and Control: Lessons from Malaysia

Challenge, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 36-53, July/August 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 198
32.

Revisiting the Classical View of Benefit-Based Taxation

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-101
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
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Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit

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33.

Sovereign Debt as a Contingent Claim: A Quantitative Approach

Journal of International Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University and University of Sao Paulo (USP) - Department of Economics
Downloads 195
34.

Economic Transition and Private-Sector Labor Demand: Evidence from Urban China

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-047
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, Australian National University, Yale University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics

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35.

Positive and Normative Judgments Implicit in U.S. Tax Policy, and the Costs of Unequal Growth and Recessions

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-119
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2015
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit

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36.

Was the Wealth of Nations Determined in 1000 B.C.?

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
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Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, New York University - Department of Economics and Middlebury College
Downloads 185
37.

Writing the Rules of Global Finance: France, Europe, and Capital Liberalization

Review of International Political Economy, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 1-27, February 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 181
38.

Leviathan as a Minority Shareholder: A Study of Equity Purchases by the Brazilian National Development Bank (BNDES), 1995-2003

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 11-073
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Insper Institute of Education and Research and Brandeis University- International Business School
Downloads 178
39.

Why do we Redistribute so Much but Tag so Little? Normative Diversity, Equal Sacri…fice and Optimal Taxation

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 12-064
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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40.

The Bloody Millennium: Internal Conflict in South Asia

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-086
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 158
41.

What Do Non-Governmental Organizations Do?

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Chicago
Downloads 157
42.

The Price of Capital: Evidence from Trade Data

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 07-073
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard Business School
Downloads 156
43.

Bank Accounting Standards in Mexico: A Layman's Guide to Changes 10 Years after the 1995 Bank Crisis

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and Brandeis University- International Business School
Downloads 154
44.

Sovereign Risk, Currency Risk, and Corporate Balance Sheets

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 17-024
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 30 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board and Harvard Business School
Downloads 146
45.

Public Action for Public Goods

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and University of Delhi - Department of Economics

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46.

Laws vs. Contracts: Legal Origins, Shareholder Protections, and Ownership Concentration in Brazil, 1890-1950

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University- International Business School
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47.

Geography, Poverty and Conflict in Nepal

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 07-065
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
Downloads 138
48.

Minimally Acceptable Altruism and the Ultimatum Game

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 06-12
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Business, Government and the International Economy Unit (deceased)
Downloads 136
49.

The Empire Struck Back: The Mexican Oil Expropriation of 1938 Reconsidered

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-108
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School
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50.

The CHAT Dataset

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 10-035
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and ASU

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