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1.

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, Heidelberg University and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
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The Miracle of Microfinance? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 14 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics

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Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Office of Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness

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4.

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: 44 Posted: 14 May 2012 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and Stanford University
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5.

The Role of Higher Education in Human Capital Development

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan and Lead City University
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6.

Human Development: Definitions, Critiques, and Related Concepts

OPHI Working Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative

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7.

Women Entrepreneurs in India - Over the Years!

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Fore School of Management
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8.

Gender Effects in Venture Capital

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Luskin School of Public Affairs and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
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9.

Some Critical Issues of Women Entrepreneurship in Rural India

European Academic Research, Vol. 1, Issue 2, May 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce (An Autonomous College)
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Theories on Female Genital Mutilation

Althaus, Frances A. 1997. ”Female Circumcision: Rite of Passage or Violation of Rights?” International Family Planning Perspectives 23:130-133 - Banda, Fared.2002., ”Going It Alone? SADC Declarations and the Gender Debate.”Journal of African Law 2:259-264 - Baron, E.M. and Denmark, F.L. 2006. “, Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Uppsala University - Department of Cultural Anthropology
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11.

What Has Driven the Decline of Infant Mortality in Kenya?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6057
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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12.

Gender Inequality in North East India

PCC Journal of Economics and Commerce, Vol.7, pp.1-13.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Doomdooma College and North-Eastern Hill University
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13.

Environmental Sustainability and Human Development: A Greening of Human Development Index

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Napoli Parthenope
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14.

The Gendered Effects of Structural Violence

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame
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15.

A Multivariate Model of Micro Credit and Rural Women Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh

Sharmina Afrin, Nazrul Islam & Shahid Uddin Ahmed (2008), A Multivariate Model of Micro Credit and Rural Women Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh, International Journal of Business and Management, August 2008, Volume 3, Number 8, Pp. 169-185
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Khulna University, Canadian University of Bangladesh and University of Dhaka - Faculty of Business Studies
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16.

Gender Discrimination and Social Identity: Experimental Evidence from Urban Pakistan

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 593
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
New University of Lisbon - Faculdade de Economia and Arizona State University
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भारत में महिलाओं की राजनीतिक भागीदारी: एक विश्लेसनात्मक अध्ययन (Political Participation of Women in India: An Analytical Study)

Suraksha Chintan, ed. by Dr. Sanjay Kumar & Dr. Dhirendra Dwivedi, ISSN- 0976-3163 vol.-2, no.-2, second issue, January, 2011.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Apr 2014
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Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR)
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The European Convention on Human Rights: A Socio-Economic Rights Charter?

Liam Thornton, "'The European Convention on Human Rights: A Socio-Economic Rights Charter?", in Suzanne Egan, Liam Thornton, Judy Walsh (eds). Ireland and the European Convention on Human Rights: 60 Years and Beyond (Dublin: Bloomsbury, 2014), pp.227-256.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UCD Sutherland School of Law
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19.

Recent Advances in Finance for Inclusive Development: A Survey

2015 African Governance and Development Institute WP/15/005
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
African Governance and Development Institute and Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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20.

Empowerment of Women: A Survey of Issues & Definitions

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
NSHM Knowledge Campus
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21.

The Relationship between CEO Gender, Financial Performance and Financial Management

Journal of Business and Economics Research, Vol. 11(1), pp. 25-33, January 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hawaii - Department of Business Administration, The Institute for Business and Finance Research and University of Hawaii at Hilo, CoBE
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22.

The Origins of WEIRD Psychology

Number of pages: 174 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
George Mason University, Harvard University, University of Toronto and Harvard University
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23.

Gender Equality and Economic Growth in Brazil: A Long-Run Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6348
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences and World Bank
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24.

Role of Women in Bangladesh Economy: Do Women in Bangladesh Play a Part in Making its Economy Stronger?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Flinders University, Australia
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25.

The Five-Phases of Economic Development and Institutional Evolution in China and Japan

ADBI Working Paper No. 340
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Stanford University

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Economic Empowerment of Rural Women by Self Help Group Through Micro Credit

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
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University of Madras

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27.

Sex Ratios and 'Prosperity Effect': What Do NSSO Data Reveal?

Economic and Political Weekly, Special Statistics - 36, October 11, 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
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The Gender Wage Gap: Extent, Trends, and Explanations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9656
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations

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Household Cooking Fuel Choice and Adoption of Improved Cookstoves in Developing Countries: A Review

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6903
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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30.

Teaching Financial Literacy to Entrepreneurs for Sustainable Development

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 12, pp. 61-66, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia - Faculty of Management and Human Resources Development, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia - Faculty of Management and Human Resources Development, Kar Higher Education Institute - Faculty of Management, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia - Faculty of Management and Human Resources Development,Islamic Azad University - Birjand Branch and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia - Faculty of Management and Human Resources Development,Islamic Azad University - Najafabad Branch
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A Labor Paradigm for Human Trafficking

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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32.

Gender Differences in Personal Saving Behaviors

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Consumer Studies
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Economic Growth and Female Labor Force Participation – Verifying the U-Feminization Hypothesis. New Evidence for 162 Countries Over the Period 1990-2012

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jan 2015
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Gda?sk University of Technology - Faculty of Management and Economics and Hamdard University
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34.

Consequences of Climate Change and Gender Vulnerability: Bangladesh Perspective

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
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Shahjalal University of Science and Technology and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology - Department of Public Administration
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35.

Sources of Economic Hope: Women's Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
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University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Hartford - Barney School of Business and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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Bargaining and the Gender Wage Gap: A Direct Assessment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7592
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
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University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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37.

Impact of Gender and Academic Performance Differences on Financial Literacy

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
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Clarion University - College of Business Administration, Clarion University - College of Business Administration and Clarion University - College of Business Administration
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Disabling the Gender Pay Gap: Lessons from the Social Model of Disability

Denver Law Journal, 2014, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-12
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law
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When Transparency Fails: Bias and Financial Incentives in Ridesharing Platforms

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 18-59
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2019
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Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies and American University - Kogod School of Business
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Human Capital and Economic Development

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper 2004-34
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 11 Jun 2002
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Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics
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Power, Empowerment and Participatory Development: Conceptual Linkages

Open Journal of Social Science Research, 2013, Vol.1(2):26-30
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Flinders University, Australia
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Support Organizations and Remediating the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: A Case Study of St. Louis

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
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Washington University in St. Louis - Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Students, University of Massachusetts Boston, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Asheville and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
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Effect of Income Diversification on Poverty Reduction and Income Inequality in Rural Nigeria: Evidence from Rice Farming Households

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 5, No. 10, pp. 65-78, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ibadan - Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan - Department of Agricultural Economics, Africa Rice Center - Impact Assessment Unit, Africa Rice Centre - Impact Assessment and Policy Unit and National Cereal Research Institute (NCRI)
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Women's Part-Time/Full-Time Wage Differentials in Europe: An Endogenous Switching Model

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
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University of Lausanne - Department of Economics (DEEP)
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Courtship as an Investing Game: Labor-Market and Marriage-Market Outcomes by Age by Marriage

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2018
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Department of Economics, Michigan State University

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‘Rising Sons’ and ‘Setting Daughters’: Recent Trends of Child Sex Ratios in Indian Population

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
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47.

From Hunger to Food Security: A Conceptual History

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Universidad del Pacífico
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48.

Gender and Global Value Chains: Challenges of Economic and Social Upgrading in Agri-Food

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Research Paper No. RSCAS 2014/96
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester
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49.

Soft Skills or Hard Cash? The Impact of Training and Wage Subsidy Programs on Female Youth Employment in Jordan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6141
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Economic Development Institute
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Social Norms, Labor Market Opportunities, and the Marriage Gap for Skilled Women

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston College and National University of Singapore (NUS)

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