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1.

What You Should Know About Megaprojects and Why: An Overview

Project Management Journal, April/May 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 9,204
2.

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center, Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 8,924
3.

The MOOC Phenomenon: Who Takes Massive Open Online Courses and Why?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania and Office of the Provost, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Department of Health Care Management, University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 8,290
4.

Good Governance - Concept, Meaning and Features: A Detailed Study

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 6,169
5.

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
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Oxford - Saïd Business School and University of Oxford - Department of Statistics
Downloads 5,180
6.

Do White Police Officers Unfairly Target Black Suspects?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and College of William and Mary - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,377
7.

Measuring the Rule of Law

Number of pages: 120 Posted: 01 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
World Justice Project and The World Justice Project
Downloads 3,996
8.

Globalization Effect on Education and Culture: An Analysis

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Government Engineering College, Bikaner
Downloads 3,309
9.

Price Risk Management in the Energy Industry: The Value at Risk Approach

Proceedings of the XXII Annual International Conference of the International Association for Energy Economics, 9-12 June 1999
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,261
10.

Why Prison?: An Economic Critique

Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Downloads 2,968
11.

Civic Crowdfunding: Participatory Communities, Entrepreneurs and the Political Economy of Place

Number of pages: 173 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Work, Technology and Organizations
Downloads 2,769
12.

Effective Strategies for Increasing Citation Frequency

International Education Studies, Vol. 6, No. 11, pp. 93-99, 2013
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Centre for Research Services, Institute of Management and Research Services (IPPP), University of Malaya (UM)University of Malaya (UM) - Department of Engineering Design and Manufacture, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - Faculty of Education, University of Economic Sciences, University of Malaya (UM) - Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - Faculty of Information Science and Technology and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia - Advance Informatics School (AIS)
Downloads 2,754
13.

An Economic Theory of Infrastructure and Commons Management

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 917-1030, April 2005
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 14 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Downloads 2,682
14.

Importance of Social Psychology in the Society

Educational Research International Vol. 3(5) October 2014
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Sindh - Department of Sociology, University of Sindh - Department of Sociology, University of Sindh - Department of Economics and Mehran University of Engineering & Technology
Downloads 2,453
15.

The Effects of Infrastructure Development on Growth and Income Distribution

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3400
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 2,260
17.

Honor, Prestige, and the Academy: A Portrait of Political Science Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty in Ph.D.-Granting Institutions (2012-2013)

Political Science and Politics, published by Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University, Center for the Study of Global Change
Downloads 2,091
18.

The Controversy over the Safe Schools Program – Finding the Sensible Centre

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/83
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,880
19.

Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Growth: Evidence from Developing Countries

Applied Econometrics and International Development, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC) Centre for research in urban affairs and International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) - Centre for IT and Public Policy
Downloads 1,800
20.

Bill C-51 Backgrounder #2: The Canadian Security Intelligence Service's Proposed Power to 'Reduce' Security Threats Through Conduct that May Violate the Law and Charter

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,722
21.

Privacy and the New Energy Infrastructure

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University Colorado Law School - CEES
Downloads 1,701
22.

Removing Roadblocks to Intelligent Vehicles and Driverless Cars

Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy (2015), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 1,681
23.

Policing a Free Society

Policing a Free Society Cambridge, Mass: Ballinger Pub. Co. (1977), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1349
Number of pages: 374 Posted: 24 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,646
24.

The FBI's Misrepresentation of the Change in Mass Public Shootings

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Today, March 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 1,468
25.

Where Do We Stand on Transport Infrastructure Deregulation and Public-Private Partnership?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3356
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 1,439
26.

Do Background Checks on Private Gun Transfers Help Stop Mass Public Shootings?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 1,409
27.

Infrastructure and Growth in Developing Countries: Recent Advances and Research Challenges

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4460
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
Downloads 1,388
28.

An International Legal Framework for Surveillance

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 55, Issue 2, 2015, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series 2014-53
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - School of Law
Downloads 1,350
29.

The Shooting Cycle

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 46, 2014
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law Houston and Yale University
Downloads 1,347
30.

Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Indian Health Care

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Classic Consultants
Downloads 1,332
31.

Mega Delusional: The Curse of the Megaproject

New Scientist, pp. 28-29.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 1,325
32.

Infrastructure and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4712
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 1,317
33.

DeKo: An Electricity-Backed Currency Proposal

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
SolarCoin Foundation and SolarCoin Foundation
Downloads 1,289
34.

Comparative Pipeline Politics: Oil Sands Pipeline Controversies in Canada and the United States

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Downloads 1,224
35.

Economists' and Criminologists' Views on Guns: Crime, Suicides, and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handgun Laws

Regulation, Summer 2016, Vol 39, no. 2
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 16 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 1,224
36.

Youth Perspectives on Tech in Schools: From Mobile Devices to Restrictions and Monitoring

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2014-3
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University-Berkman Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 1,210
37.

Criticism of Plato's Theory of Education and its Relevance in Modern Times

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab
Downloads 1,175
38.

A Comparison between Two Main Academic Literature Collections: Web of Science and Scopus Databases

Asian Social Science, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 18-26, April 27, 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 09 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Azad University, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch, National University of Malaysia - Faculty of Education, National University of Malaysia (UKM) - Research Center for Islamic Economics and Finance (EKONIS-UKM), Islamic Azad University, Mobarakeh Branch, National University of Malaysia (UKM) and Centre for Research Services, Institute of Management and Research Services (IPPP), University of Malaya (UM)University of Malaya (UM) - Department of Engineering Design and Manufacture
Downloads 1,155
39.

How Private Insurers Regulate Public Police

130 Harvard Law Review 1539 (2017), U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 562, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 746
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 1,129
40.

Lessons from Gurgaon, India's Private City

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-32
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics, SUNY Purchase College and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,113
41.

Micro Health Insurance in India - Pointers for Progress

IRDA Journal, Vol. 5, No. 12, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 1,111
42.

Does 'Paper Oil' Matter? Energy Markets’ Financialization and Equity-Commodity Co-Movements

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Bank of Canada and American University - Kogod School of Business
Downloads 1,109
43.

Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline: Tools for Change

48 Arizona State Law Journal 313 (2016)., University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 16-2
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Downloads 1,063
44.

Public Infrastructure and Growth: New Channels and Policy Implications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4064
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences and World Bank
Downloads 1,046
45.

China's Hunt for Oil in Africa in Perspective

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Tianjin University - College of Management and Economics
Downloads 997
46.

Delivery of Public Services - The Way Forward

15th Thinkers and Writers Forum, March 2013
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Classic Consultants
Downloads 997
47.

Beyond the ABCs: Higher Education and Developing Countries

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 04 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Center for the Advanced Study of India and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 994
48.

What is Governance?

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 314
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Downloads 993
49.

Legal Strategies in Upstream Oil and Gas Contracts to Attract Foreign Investment: Iran's Case

Number of pages: 138 Posted: 13 May 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 970
50.

The Corporate Responsibility to Remedy (3rd Pillar Ruggie Framework) - Analysis of the Corporate Responses in Three Major Oil Spill Cases: Shell - Nigeria, BP – US (the Gulf), Chevron – Ecuador

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2011-26
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Utrecht University School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis and Utrecht University, School of Law, Students
Downloads 950