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1.

‘A Diamond is Forever’ and Other Fairy Tales: The Relationship between Wedding Expenses and Marriage Duration

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University - Department of Economics
Downloads 49,870
2.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime

Quarterly Journal of Economics
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 24,648
3.

Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Family Background and Motivation

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Southern California, University of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 9,278
4.

Making Sense Out of Variable Spending Strategies for Retirees

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 8,536
5.

Immigration and the U.S. Economy: Labor-Market Impacts, Illegal Entry, and Policy Choices

Number of pages: 137 Posted: 08 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Stanford University, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
Downloads 7,721
6.

Abortion and Crime: Unwanted Children and Out-of-Wedlock Births

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 7,537
7.

What Makes You Click? Mate Preferences and Matching Outcomes in Online Dating

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4603-06
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 6,392
8.

Taxing Undocumented Immigrants: Separate, Unequal and Without Representation

Tax Lawyer, Spring 2006, Harvard Latino Law Review, Spring 2006, Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 06-20
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 4,890
9.

Measuring Financial Inclusion: The Global Findex Database

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6025
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and World Bank
Downloads 4,521
10.

Does a Helping Hand Put Others At Risk?: Affirmative Action, Police Departments, and Crime

Economic Inquiry, April 2000
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,386
11.

America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Part I

Duke Science, Technology & Innovation Paper No. 23
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 4,267
12.

The Spread of Single-Parent Families in the United States since 1960

KSG Working Paper No. RWP04-008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 3,721
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14.

Misbehavior and Mistake in Bankruptcy Mortgage Claims

U of Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-29, Texas Law Review, Vol. 87, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California - Irvine School of Law
Downloads 3,510
15.

Culture and Identity-Protective Cognition: Explaining the White Male Effect in Risk Perception

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 465-505, November 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 152
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University, Decision Research and Decision Research
Downloads 3,450
16.

Are Successful Women Entrepreneurs Different from Men?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Downloads 3,441
17.

Islam & the West: Testing the Clash of Civilizations Thesis

KSG Working Paper No. RWP02-015
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Downloads 3,285
18.

The 4% Rule - At What Price?

Journal Of Investment Management (JOIM), Third Quarter 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Financial Engines, Inc., Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Financial Engines, Inc.
Downloads 3,103
19.

Racial Discrimination and African-American Quarterbacks in the National Football League, 1968-1999

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU)
Downloads 3,092
20.

Do Older Investors Make Better Investment Decisions?

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 3,066
21.

IQ and Stock Market Participation

AEA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper, CRSP Working Paper, Western Finance Association 2010 Meetings Paper, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 09-27
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area, Aalto University - School of Business and USC Marshall School of Business
Downloads 2,995
22.

Human Trafficking and Regulating Prostitution

IFN Working Paper No. 996, NYU Stern School of Business EC-12-07, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-08
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and Stanford University
Downloads 2,912
23.

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,892
24.

Household Food Security in the United States in 2013

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report Number 173
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Food and Nutrition Service (FNS)
Downloads 2,589
25.

Are Emily and Greg More Employable than Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-22
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,564
26.

Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America: Context, Causes, and Responses

CLALS Working Paper Series No. 7
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
American University - Center for Latin American & Latino Studies (CLALS) and American University - Center for Latin American & Latino Studies (CLALS)
Downloads 2,456
27.

The Changing Status of Women in India - The Challenges Ahead

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent Author and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,423
28.

Education and Hiv/Aids Prevention: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Western Kenya

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4024
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
Downloads 2,167
29.

The Distribution of Income and Fiscal Incidence by Age and Gender: Some Evidence from New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 10/2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Government of New Zealand - Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Victoria University of Wellington
Downloads 2,133
30.

Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and Michelle Obama: Performing Gender, Race, and Class on the Campaign Trail

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 709, 2009, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 2,127
31.

Social Security, Demographic Trends, and Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence from the International Experience

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics and SUNY at Buffalo, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,123
32.

The Impact of the Recent Migration from Eastern Europe on the UK Economy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2615
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, Bank of England and Bank of England
Downloads 2,101
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 2,033
34.

'Just the Oven': A Law & Economics Approach to Gestational Surrogacy Contracts

PERSPECTIVES FOR THE UNIFICATION OR HARMONISATION OF FAMILY LAW IN EUROPE, pp. 412-433, Katharina Boele-Woelki, ed., Antwerp: Intersentia, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
Downloads 2,031
35.

From Stagnation to Growth: Unified Growth Theory

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Working Paper No. 2004-1
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 08 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,966
36.

Marriage & Matrimonial Causes in Private International Law: Issues in Common Law Countries

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Hidayatullah National Law University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,911
37.

Women Empowerment in Bangladesh

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Executive Director, DCCI Business Institute (DBI)
Downloads 1,887
38.

Youth Unemployment: Déjà Vu?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4705
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Stirling - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,887
39.

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: The Effect of Time Spent Grooming on Earnings

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Elon University - Martha and Spencer Love School of Business and Elon University
Downloads 1,877
40.

The Theory of Life-Cycle Saving and Investing

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 07-3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Research Affiliates and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
Downloads 1,825
41.

Attitudes to Homelessness in Australia

Australian Social Policy Journal, No. 10, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,690
42.

Genes, Economics, and Happiness

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2946
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences and CREMA
Downloads 1,661
43.

Demographic Changes, Financial Markets, and the Economy

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 68, No. 1, January/February 2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Research Affiliates, LLC and The Vanguard Group, Inc.

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,590
44.

Evidence for Homeschooling: Constitutional Analysis in Light of Social Science Research

Widener Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Charis Lex P.C. and HomeSchool Association of California
Downloads 1,578
45.

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 1,571
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Fast Food, Soft Drink, and Candy Intake Is Unrelated to Body Mass Index for 95% oAmerican Adults

Just, David and Brian Wansink (2015), “Fast Food, Soft Drink, and Candy Intake is Unrelated to Body Mass Index for 95% of American Adults.” Obesity Science and Practice, 1:2, 126-130.,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University
Downloads 1,569
47.

What Do You Think Would Make You Happier? What Do You Think You Would Choose?

American Economic Review, 102(5): 2083–2110, Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 32-2011 ,
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR), Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 1,549
48.

Matching and Sorting in Online Dating

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,519
49.

Prospects and Challenges of Women Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,509
50.

The Negative Externalities of Immorality: The Case of Same-Sex Marriage

Skepsis, Vol. 17, pp. 52-65, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
Downloads 1,481