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1.

The Worldwide Governance Indicators: Methodology and Analytical Issues

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5430
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 54,535
2.

The Tragedy of the Risk-Perception Commons: Culture Conflict, Rationality Conflict, and Climate Change

Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-26, Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 89, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 435, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 230
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Decision Research, Stanford Law School, George Washington University - Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 10,210
3.

Black Money and Demonetisation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Mumbai
Downloads 7,895
4.

The Arithmetic of Shale Gas

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Yale Graduates Energy Study Group, Lafarge Corp., Duane Morris LLP, University of Houston - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management (Deceased) and Yale Graduates Energy Study Group
Downloads 6,234
5.

Quadratic Voting

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft Research
Downloads 5,707
6.

Should We Build More Large Dams? The Actual Costs of Hydropower Megaproject Development

Energy Policy, March 2014, pp.1-14.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2014
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 5,422
7.

What is Corruption?: A History of Corruption Studies and the Great Definitions Debate

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Social Sciences
Downloads 4,982
8.

Video: The Three Foundations of A Great Life, Great Leadership, and A Great Organization

Barbados Group Working Paper No. 11-04, Harvard Business School NOM Unit Research Paper No. 11-122
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent and SSRN
Downloads 4,977
9.

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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Downloads 4,630
10.

Price Theory

Journal of Economic Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 02 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research
Downloads 4,562
11.

The Role of Cooperative Societies in Economic Development

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) - Department of Accounting
Downloads 4,517
12.

Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of How Advocacy Groups in the United States Perceive and Use Social Media as Tools for Facilitating Civic Engagement and Collective Action

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
Downloads 4,313
13.

Do Judges Vary in Their Treatment of Race?

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 41, No. 2 (June 2012), pp. 347-383, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,021
14.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,911
15.

Austerity and Anarchy: Budget Cuts and Social Unrest in Europe, 1919-2008

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society

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Downloads 3,825
16.

The Real World of Cost-Benefit Analysis: Thirty-Six Questions (and Almost as Many Answers)

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,726
17.

Information Aggregation and Adverse Selection

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,698
18.

The (True) Legacy of Two Really Existing Economic Systems

Munich Discussion Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,574
19.

Four Ways of Being that Create the Foundations of A Great Personal Life, Great Leadership and A Great Organization -- PDF File of Powerpoint Slides

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 13-078, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent and SSRN
Downloads 3,442
20.

The Decline of Violent Conflicts: What Do the Data Really Say?

The Nobel Foundation, Causes of Peace, Forthcoming, NYU Tandon Research Paper No. 2876315
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Delft University of Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,313
21.

Racial Critiques of Mass Incarceration: Beyond the New Jim Crow

NYU Law Review, April 2012, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 243
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,279
22.

Horizontal Shareholding

109 Harvard Law Review 1267 (2016), Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,065
23.

Branchless and Mobile Banking Solutions for the Poor: A Survey

Innovations, Vol. 6, No. 4, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Bankable Frontier Associates, World Bank - Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Tufts University
Downloads 3,058
24.

Contract as Empowerment

Chicago Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 759, 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 2,969
25.

The Longer Tail: The Changing Shape of Amazon’s Sales Distribution Curve

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 2,849
26.

The Ethical and Economic Case Against Sweatshop Labor: A Critical Assessment

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 107, No. 4 (2012), pp. 449-472
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Free Market Institute and University of San Diego
Downloads 2,790
27.

The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large

Bent Flyvbjerg and Cass R. Sunstein, 2016, "The Principle of the Malevolent Hiding Hand; or, the Planning Fallacy Writ Large," Social Research, vol. 83, no. 4, Winter, pp. 979-1004.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School and Harvard Law School

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Downloads 2,623
28.

Do the Benefits of College Still Outweigh the Costs?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 20, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Research Group
Downloads 2,555
29.

Gender, Feminism, and Death: Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia

Susan M. Wolf, FEMINISM & BIOETHICS: BEYOND REPRODUCTION, pp. 282-317, New York: Oxford University Press, 1996
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 2,501
30.

Family Business Groups around the World: Financing Advantages, Control Motivations and Organizational Choices

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 240/2009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 08 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, Australian School of Business - University of New South Wales and UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,476
31.

The Economics of Credit Default Swaps (CDS)

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 31-2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 2,192
32.

A Model of China's State Capitalism

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 May 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 2,117
33.

Child Labour in Nigeria: Causes and Consequences for National Development

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 17 May 2010
Working Paper Series
FULAFIA and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,067
34.

Automatically Green: Behavioral Economics and Environmental Protection

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Copenhagen Business School - Department of Management, Society and Communication
Downloads 1,941
35.

Investment Consultants and Institutional Corruption

Edmond J. Safra Working Papers, No. 7
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Labor Program, School of Business
Downloads 1,926
36.

Physical Attractiveness and its Effects on Social Treatment and Inequality

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 1,856
37.

Behavioral Law and Economics: Its Origins, Fatal Flaws, and Implications for Liberty

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-63
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Downloads 1,850
38.

Fairness and Taxation in a Globalized World

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 1,826
39.

Taxation and the Allocation of Talent

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,814
40.

Acute Multidimensional Poverty: A New Index for Developing Countries

Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Working Paper No. 38, United Nations Development Programme Human Development Report Office Background Paper No. 2010/11
Number of pages: 139 Posted: 20 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative and CONICET-UNS/IIESS and OPHI
Downloads 1,754
41.

The Economics of Corruption in Sports: The Special Case of Doping

Edmond J. Safra Working Papers, No. 55
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, Behavioral Ethics Lab and Bielefeld University

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Downloads 1,743
42.

Financial Fair Play in European Club Football - What is it All About?

University of Zurich, Department of Business Administration, UZH Business Working Paper No. 328
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Business Administration (IBW)
Downloads 1,712
43.

Do Social Networks Solve Information Problems for Peer-to-Peer Lending? Evidence from Prosper.com

NET Institute Working Paper No. 08-43, Indiana University, Bloomington: School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper No. 2008-11-06
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,700
44.

A Proposal for Limiting Speculation on Derivatives: An FDA for Financial Innovation

American Economic Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 594
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,688
45.

Predicting Local Violence

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Brown University, University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and University College of London
Downloads 1,671
46.

Understanding Poverty: Comparing Basic Needs Approach and Capability Approach

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol - School for Policy Studies
Downloads 1,658
47.

Environmental Impact Assessment of Cement Industry - A Short Note

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)
Downloads 1,606
48.

What Have We Learned about the Resource Curse?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

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Downloads 1,587
49.

Foreign Bribery: Incentives and Enforcement

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 22 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School and American University - Kogod School of Business
Downloads 1,581
50.

Discrimination in the Credential Society: An Audit Study of Race and College Selectivity in the Labor Market

Forthcoming in Social Forces
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
Downloads 1,577