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1.

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 5,021
2.

The Impacts of the World Bank and IMF Structural Adjustment Programmes on Africa: The Case Study of Cote D'Ivoire, Senegal, Uganda, and Zimbabwe

Sacha Journal of Policy and Strategic Studies, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 110-130, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Faculty of Law, Rivers State University
Downloads 4,329
3.

Measuring Poverty

Princeton Research Program in Development Studies Working Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Princeton University
Downloads 3,887
4.

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
Downloads 2,483
5.

Social Security Benefits Formula 101: A Practical Primer

American Bar Association - Section of Taxation News Quarterly, Vol. 29, No. 4, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 2,148
6.

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 2,067
7.

Household Food Security in the United States, 2004

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 11
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
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) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 1,979
8.

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 1,791
9.

Pro-Poor Growth: A Primer

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3242
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
Downloads 1,712
10.

An Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK - Report of the National Equality Panel

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. CASEREPORT60
Posted: 03 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)
Downloads 1,562
11.

The Relationship between Income Inequality, Poverty and Globalisation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1277
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Sogang University
Downloads 1,560
12.

Is There a Viable European Social and Economic Model?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-21
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 1,429
13.

Social Assistance in Developing Countries Database Version 5.0

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper, Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 05 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Bath
Downloads 1,312
14.

The Impact of Mass Incarceration on Poverty

Crime and Delinquency, February 12, 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University and Villanova University - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Downloads 1,287
15.

Preserving Wealth and Inheritance Through Medicaid Planning for Long-Term Care

Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Medicine and Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Isenhour Bleck PLLC, Isenhour Bleck PLLC and University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 1,270
16.

Income Distribution and Poverty in OECD Countries in the Second Half of the 1990s

OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs (ELS) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO)
Downloads 1,245
17.

American Exceptionalism in a New Light: A Comparison of Intergenerational Earnings Mobility in the Nordic Countries, the United Kingdom and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1938
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University, Kansas State University - Department of Economics, Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research, University of Oslo - Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, Åbo Akademi University, Stockholm University and University of Aarhus - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,076
18.

Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives

Number of pages: 299 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Downloads 1,073
19.

The 2008 Financial Crisis: Implications for Income Tax Reform

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-35
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,071
20.

Do We Know What Works? A Systematic Review of Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Number of pages: 144 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Downloads 1,032
21.

Universal Basic Income: A Review

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School
Downloads 1,013
22.

The Collision of Tax and Welfare Politics: the Political History of the Earned Income Tax Credit, 1969-1999

National Tax Journal Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 983-1026, 2000
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 928
23.

Child Care and Parental Leave in the Nordic Countries: A Model to Aspire to?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2014
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics and Business, Aarhus University, University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and University of Aarhus - Centre for Research in Social Integration and Marginalization (CIM)
Downloads 908
24.

When Does it Count? The Timing of Food Stamp Receipt and Educational Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of South Carolina and University of South Carolina
Downloads 853
25.

Poor People in Rich Nations: The United States in Comparative Perspective

Luxembourg Income Study Working Paper No. 419
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Downloads 785
26.

Retiree Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: A Study of Consumer Expectations and Policy Implications

American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-04, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-14
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 11 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 767
27.

Reforming Mental Health Law to Protect Public Safety and Help the Severely Mentally Ill

Howard Law Journal, 2015, Vol. 58 No. 3, pp. 715-78, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-05
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute and College of Western Idaho
Downloads 751
28.

Welfare by Any Other Name: Tax Transfers and the EITC

American University Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 5, 2007, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 751
29.

The Right to Social Security and National Development: Lessons from OECD Experience for Low-Income Countries

Issues in Social Protection Discussion Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 747
30.

Child Support Harming Children: Subordinating the Best Interests of Children to the Fiscal Interests of the State

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 714
31.

Growth and Poverty in Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1405
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 700
32.

Can Low Income Countries Afford Basic Social Protection? First Results of a Modelling Exercise

International Labour Office, Social Security Department, Issues in Social Protection, No. 13, 2005
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
International Labour Organization (ILO), International Labour Organization, International Labour Organization (ILO), International Council of Social Welfare and University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg
Downloads 692
33.

Could Behavioral Economics Help Improve Diet Quality for Nutrition Assistance Program Participants?

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 43
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and Cornell University
Downloads 686
34.

Financing the Poor: Can Microcredit Make a Difference? Empirical Observations from Bangladesh

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 666
35.

Distributive Injustice(s) in American Health Care

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 69, No. 4, 2006, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 05 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law and Duke University - School of Law
Downloads 660
36.

Workfare as an Effective Way to Fight Poverty: The Case of India's NREGS

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Brookings Institution and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW)
Downloads 654
37.

Inequality and Uncertainty: Theory and Legal Applications

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 155, p. 279, 2006, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-02, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 06-05
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 24 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 644
38.

The Child Labour in Developing Countries: A Challenge to Millennium Development Goals

Indus Journal of Management & Social Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 1-8, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Papua New Guinea University of Technology
Downloads 628
39.

Measuring Financial Protection in Health

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4554
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 622
40.

Let's Save Retirement

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 16 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester and University of Rochester
Downloads 618
41.

The Criminalization of Poverty

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 99, No. 3, 2009, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2009-1401107
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 May 2009 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 616
42.

EU Enlargement, Migration and the New Constitution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1367
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)
Downloads 610
43.

Housing Policy in the Context of Globalization: Case Studies of Hong Kong and Sweden

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 May 2015
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 601
44.

Do Poor Children Become Poor Adults? Lessons from a Cross Country Comparison of Generational Earnings Mobility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1993
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Statistics Canada
Downloads 585
45.

Using Financial Innovation to Support Savers: From Coercion to Excitement

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 08-075
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School and Princeton University
Downloads 582
46.

Social Security: A Program and Policy History

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the United States of America - Social Security Administration and Social Security Administration
Downloads 562
47.

Who Benefited from Trade Liberalization in Mexico? Measuring the Effects on Household Welfare

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3265
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 559
48.

The Power of the Family

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2132, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2750
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

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Downloads 552
49.

Social Security Benefits Formula 101

Orange County Lawyer, May 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 546
50.

Social Rights, Courts and Constitutional Democracy - Poverty and Welfare Rights in the United States

ON THE STATE OF DEMOCRACY, Julio Faudez, ed., London, Routledge, 2006, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 543