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1.

Governance Matters VIII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2008

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4978
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 23 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
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Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4654
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
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3.

Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries – A Theoretical Framework

Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries: Between Upheaval and Continuity, ed. by Rainer Grote and Tilmann Röder (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010),
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law

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4.

Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash

HKS Working Paper No. RWP16-026
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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5.

Contested Universalities of International Law: Islam's Struggle with Modernity

Journal of the History of International Law, Vol. 10 (2008) pp. 259-307
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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6.

Search for Identity: Turkey's Identity Crisis

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 7,725
7.

Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2013, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
Downloads 6,690
8.

Impact of Culture on International Marketing

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
SME Foundation (National Agency for SME Development), Bangladesh
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9.

Islam in Egypt's New Constitution

Foreign Policy, December 2012, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
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10.

The Natural Born Citizen Clause as Originally Understood

Catholic University Law Review, v. 64, no. 2 (2015), Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-21
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Widener University Delaware Law School
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11.

The (True) Legacy of Two Really Existing Economic Systems

Munich Discussion Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, University of Trier and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
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12.

The Evolution and Ideology of Global Constitutionalism

California Law Review, Vol. 99, p. 1163, 2011, APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-10-01
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,028
13.

Just How Capitalist is China?

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4699-08
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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14.

Islamic Banking in the UK: Challenges and Opportunities

Number of pages: 111 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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15.

Banking in India - Reforms and Reorganization

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
OP Jindal Global University
Downloads 2,119
16.

Federal Structure of Indian Constitution

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
National Law University, Orissa (NLUO) at Cuttack
Downloads 2,093
17.

Global Financial Crisis and Islamic Finance

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 18 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 2,025
18.

Government Guarantees and Banks' Earnings Management

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornell University, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Cornell University, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Department of Finance and Accounting, Students
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19.

Islamic Microfinance Development: Challenges and Initiatives

Islamic Research & Training institute Policy Dialogue Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 16 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Islamic Development Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,924
20.

An Equilibrium Model of Institutional Demand and Asset Prices

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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21.

Controlled Foreign Company Regimes and Double Taxation

Asia Pacific Tax Bulletin, Vol. 12, pp. 3-5, 2006, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 74/2015
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 May 2010 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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22.

Do Unions Affect Innovation?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Florida, University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley - College of Business and Entrepreneurship and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 1,665
23.

Environmental Sustainability Through Green Banking: A Study on Private and Public Sector Banks in India

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 06, No. 08, pp. 37-48, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Indian School of Mines - Department of Management Studies and Indian School of Mines - Department of Management Studies
Downloads 1,656
24.

Predicting Local Violence

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Brown University, University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and University College of London
Downloads 1,622
25.

The Effects of ICT on the Growth of Nigerian Banking Industry: (A Case Study of Five Quoted Banks in Nigeria)

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti and Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti
Downloads 1,581
26.

The State of Microfinance - Outreach, Profitability and Poverty: Findings from a Database of 2300 Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Doing Business Report and CGAP
Downloads 1,535
27.

Do Rural Banks Matter? Evidence from the Indian Social Banking Experiment

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. DEDPS40
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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28.

What Have We Learned about the Resource Curse?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

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29.

Role of Microfinance in Poverty Alleviation: Lessons from Experiences in Selected IDB Member Countries

Mohammed Obaidullah, ROLE OF MICROFINANCE IN POVERTY ALLEVIATION: LESSONS FROM EXPERIENCES IN SELECTED IDB MEMBER COUNTRIES, Islamic Development Bank, 2008
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 16 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Development Bank
Downloads 1,469
30.

Review of Dani Rodrik, 'The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy'

World Trade Review, Vol. 10, pp. 409-417, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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31.

Trade and Culture in International Law: Paths to (Re)Conciliation

Journal of World Trade, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 49-80, 2010, NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2009/44
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lucerne
Downloads 1,383
32.

The Provision of Public Goods Under Islamic Law: Origins, Contributions, and Limitations of the Waqf System

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C01-13
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics

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33.

Politics and Profit: Combining the Presidential Cycle and the January Effect

CQR, Issue 1, January 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cambria Investment Management
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34.

The Properties of Culture and the Politics of Possessing Identity: Native Claims in the Cultural Appropriation Controversy

6 (2) Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 249 - 285., Reprinted in Elspeth Cameron ed,. Multiculturalism & Immigration in Canada: An Introductory Reader (Toronto: Canadian Scholars Press, 2004) 133-158., Abbreviated version reprinted in Karen Engle and Dan Danielson, eds., After Identity: Essays in Law and Culture (New York: Routledge, Chapman and Hall, 1995) 251-272., Another abbreviation reprinted in Bruce Ziff, ed., Borrowed Power: Issues of Cultural Appropriation (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1997) 75-96., Patty Gerstenblith ed., Art, Cultural Heritage and the Law (Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 2004) 541-545 and in the Second Edition (2008) 596-99.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
York University
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35.

Development Strategies: Integrating Governance and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5196
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Downloads 1,306
36.

Mobile Banking: Overview of Regulatory Framework in Emerging Markets

4th Communication Policy Research, South Conference, Negombo, Sri Lanka
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Grameenphone Ltd.
Downloads 1,291
37.

The Palestinian Family Businesses

Hyderabad: ICFAI University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,235
38.

The Finance Franchise

102 Cornell L. Rev. 1143 (2017), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-29
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
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39.

Constitutionalism Without Governance: International Standards in the Afghan Legal System

Importing International Law in Post-Conflict States: The Role of Domestic Courts, ed. by André Nollkaemper, Cedric Ruyngaert, and Edda Kristjansdottir, Intersentia, April 2012,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,166
40.

Political Structure and Economic Policy: The Institutional Determinants of Policy Outcomes

PRESIDENTS, PARLIAMENTS, AND POLICY, Cambridge University Press, 2000
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 28 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University and Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University
Downloads 1,151
41.

Informal Institutions, Collective Action, and Public Investment in Rural China

Forthcoming, American Political Science Review, MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2014-6
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
Downloads 1,149
42.

Socio-Economic Dimensions of Globalization in India

Journal of Managerial Economics, 5(1): 63-80
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) and North-Eastern Hill University
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43.

Helping Hand or Grabbing Hand? Central vs. Local Government Shareholders in Chinese Listed Firms

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Cambridge and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences

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44.

Abusive Constitutionalism

47 UC Davis Law Review 189 (2013), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 646
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law
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45.

Iraq: From ‘Troubled Law of Occupation’ to Constitutional Order?

Beiträge zum Islamischen Recht, ed. by Irene Schneider and Thoralf Hanstein, Leipziger Beiträge zur Orientforschung, Band 19 (Heidelberg: Peter Lang, 2006) pp. 21-43,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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46.

Financial Stability: The Significance and Distinctiveness of Islamic Banking in Malaysia

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 555
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Kingston University - Economics
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47.

Credit Rating Agencies in India: A Case of Authority without Responsibility

Company Law Journal, Vol. 3, pp. 89-109, September 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Supreme Court of India and National Law University Jodhpur (NLUJ)
Downloads 1,007
48.

Developmental States and the Legal Order: Towards a New Political Economy of Development and Law

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1075
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,007
49.

Palestine Country Profile: The Road Ahead for Palestine: Financial Policies Issues

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University and Birzeit University - Faculty of Commerce and Economics
Downloads 990
50.

ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community: An Assessment of its Institutional Prospects

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2011
Working Paper Series
Foreign Service Institute
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