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1.

Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

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2.

Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking?

World Development, 41 (1), 2013, pp. 67-82
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics, University of Heidelberg and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 7,827
3.

Executive Compensation as an Agency Problem

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 17, pp. 71-92, 2003, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 421
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School

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4.

The Changing of the Boards: The Impact on Firm Valuation of Mandated Female Board Representation

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2012, vol. 127(1): 137-197.
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 21 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 6,830
5.

The Great Recession of 2008-2009: Causes, Consequences and Policy Responses

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4934
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
International Labour Organization (ILO) and Griffith University - Griffith Asia Institute
Downloads 6,268
6.

Managerial Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 69, pp. 751-846, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 366, June 2002
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 19 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Boston University School of Law

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Downloads 5,559
7.

Women in the Boardroom and Their Impact on Governance and Performance

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,332
8.

America's Loss is the World's Gain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part 4

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 4,973
9.

Immigration Policy, Assimilation of Immigrants and Natives' Sentiments Towards Immigrants: Evidence from 12 Oecd-Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 187
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Public Policy Institute of California
Downloads 4,885
10.

Survival of the Fittest: The Impact of the Minimum Wage on Firm Exit

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 17-088
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Mathematica Policy Research and Harvard Business School
Downloads 4,556
11.

Sweatshops, Choice, and Exploitation

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 689-727, October 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 4,266
12.

Intellectual Property, the Immigration Backlog, and a Reverse Brain-Drain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part III

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 3,848
13.

The Rise of the 'Just-in-Time Workforce': On-Demand Work, Crowd Work and Labour Protection in the 'Gig-Economy'

Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal, Forthcoming, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2682602
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
KU Leuven - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,611
14.

Generating Employment in Poor and Fragile States: Evidence from Labor Market and Entrepreneurship Programs

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and World Bank
Downloads 3,415
15.

Ban the Box, Criminal Records, and Statistical Discrimination: A Field Experiment

U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-012
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Rutgers University, Department of Economics and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 3,410
16.

The Impact of Refugee Crises on Host Labor Markets: The Case of the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Turkey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8841
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Utrecht University, Statistics Netherlands and Utrecht University - Department of General Social Sciences
Downloads 3,395
17.

Why Do People Migrate? A Review of the Theoretical Literature

Maastrcht Graduate School of Governance Working Paper No. 2008/WP002
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
Downloads 3,309
18.

Child Labor: A Review

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1454
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Social Development and Cornell University
Downloads 3,244
19.

Should We Treat Data as Labor? Moving Beyond 'Free'

American Economic Association Papers & Proceedings, Vol. 1, No. 1, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University, Columbia University, Stanford University, Microsoft Corporation and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,101
20.

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 3,067
21.

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 3,001
22.

The Social Costs of Uber

University of Chicago Law Review Dialogue, Forthcoming, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-28
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law
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23.

Human Capital Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 821
Number of pages: 151 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University College London - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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24.

Employment of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and its Implications on the Academic Performance of Their Children

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Lyceum of the Philippines University - Graduate Studies
Downloads 2,820
25.

The Effect of the Minimum Wage on Prices

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1072
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester
Downloads 2,761
26.

Skilled Immigration and Economic Growth

Applied Research in Economic Development, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 6-14, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 2,684
27.

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 2,640
28.

Limitless Worker Surveillance

California Law Review, Vol. 105, No. 3, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University ILR School/Law School, Microsoft Research and New York University School of Law
Downloads 2,620
29.

Privacy is Dead: The Birth of Social Media Background Checks

Sherry D. Sanders, Privacy is Dead: The Birth of Social Media Background Checks, 39 S.U. L. REV. 243 (2012).
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 2,544
30.

Quality Management and Job Quality: How the ISO 9001 Standard for Quality Management Systems Affects Employees and Employers

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 09-018, Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,148
31.

Does Monitoring Improve Labor Standards?: Lessons from Nike

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4612-06
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Brown University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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32.

The Politics of Corporate Social Responsibility: Reflections on the United Nations Human Rights Norms for Corporations

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 30-42, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/10
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and The University of Sydney
Downloads 1,997
33.

A Reverse Brain Drain

Issues in Science and Technology, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 1,944
34.

Western Legal Prehistory: Reconstructing the Hidden Origins of Western Law and Civilization

Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2012, p. 101, 2012
Number of pages: 204 Posted: 14 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
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35.

The Politics of Pay: A Legislative History of Executive Compensation

Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 01.11
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 1,891
36.

Commoditized Workers. Case Study Research on Labour Law Issues Arising from a Set of 'On-Demand/Gig Economy' Platforms

Comparative Labor Law&Policy Journal, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Bocconi University, Angelo Sraffa Department of Legal Studies
Downloads 1,885
37.

Psychological Contract and Employment Relationship

The Icfai University Journal of Organizational Behavior, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 7-24, October 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 May 2011 Last Revised: 09 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Christ University Institute of Management
Downloads 1,876
38.

The Insider-Outsider Theory: A Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 534
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Kiel - Institute for World Economics (IfW)
Downloads 1,854
39.

Does Micro-Credit Empower Women? Evidence from Bangladesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2998
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Brown University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
Downloads 1,804
40.

The Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

Forthcoming in University of Chicago Law Review
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School and HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Downloads 1,781
41.

Corporate Communication, Ethics, and Operational Identity: A Case Study of Benetton

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
University of London, City, Rochester Institute of Technology, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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42.

Jobs, Crime, and Votes: A Short-Run Evaluation of the Refugee Crisis in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10494
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Strathclyde and Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)

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43.

The Grass is Indeed Greener in India and China for Returnee Entrepreneurs: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs – Part VI

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University - Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness and Harvard Kennedy School
Downloads 1,680
44.

Taxation and the Sabbatical: Doctrine, Planning and Policy

Tax Lawyer, Vol. 63, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 1,672
45.

EU Enlargement: Economic Implications for Countries and Industries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 585
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis (Deceased)
Downloads 1,632
46.

The Determinants of Remittances: A Review of the Literature

MGSoG Working Paper No. 003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and Maastricht University - Graduate School of Governance
Downloads 1,603
47.

Capital Structure as a Strategic Variable: Evidence from Collective Bargaining

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 1,599
48.

Psychological Foundations of Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 507; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 714; Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 95
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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49.

Growth is Good for the Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2587
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,568
50.

Executive Pensions

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 823-855, 2005, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 507
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School

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