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1.

Theory of the Avatar

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 863
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
Indiana University
Downloads 3,225
2.

Behavioral Political Economy: A Survey

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4988
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
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BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Institute for Economics, Chair for Microeconomics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 1,757
3.

Democracy and Income Inequality: An Empirical Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 411; World Bank Research Working Paper No. 2561
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 1,277
4.

Theories of Fairness and Reciprocity - Evidence and Economic Applications

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 403; University of Zurich, IEER Working Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Feb 2001
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University of Zurich - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics

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Downloads 1,242
5.

Why People Obey the Law: Experimental Evidence from the Provision of Public Goods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 651; U of St. Gallen, Econ. Discussion Paper No. 2001-14
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna and Walter Eucken Institute
Downloads 1,094
6.

On the Research Value of Large Games: Natural Experiments in Norrath and Camelot

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1621
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Indiana University
Downloads 1,089
7.

Social Preferences, Beliefs, and the Dynamics of Free Riding in Public Good Experiments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2491
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
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University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics and University of Nottingham
Downloads 1,080
8.

Plurality Rule, Proportional Representation, and the German Bundestag: How Incentives to Pork-Barrel Differ Across Electoral Systems

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 650
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2002
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George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy and University of Vienna - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,075
9.

Shadow Economy, Tax Morale, Governance and Institutional Quality: A Panel Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2563, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1923
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
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Yale University - Yale Center for International and Area Studies and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,048
10.

Shadow Economies Around the World: What Do We Know?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1043; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1167
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Mar 2004
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Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics and University of Linz
Downloads 1,036
11.

The Economics of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism: A Survey (Part II)

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3012
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Apr 2010
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Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics, IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops and University of Freiburg

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12.

Economic Growth and Judicial Independence: Cross Country Evidence Using a New Set of Indicators

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 906
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Apr 2003
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Walter Eucken Institute and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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13.

The Sustainability of Fiscal Policy in the United States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1446
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
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University of California, Santa Barbara
Downloads 1,012
14.

Yes, Managers Should Be Paid Like Bureaucrats

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1379; IEW Working Paper No. 187
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
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CREMA and University of Basel
Downloads 915
15.

A Nation-Wide Laboratory: Examining Trust and Trustworthiness by Integrating Behavioral Experiments into Representative Survey

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 866; IZA Discussion Paper No. 715
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
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University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Konstanz - Faculty of Economics and Statistics, NFO Infratest Sozialforschung, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 898
16.

Corruption and the Shadow Economy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 633
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jan 2002
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Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Dresden University of Technology - Faculty of Economics and Business Management

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Downloads 784
17.

The Effects of Fiscal Institutions on Public Finance: A Survey of the Empirical Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 617; University of St. Gallen Discussion Paper No. 2001-15
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Dec 2001
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Universität St. Gallen
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18.

Is Strong Reciprocity a Maladaptation? On the Evolutionary Foundations of Human Altruism

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 859; IZA Discussion Paper No. 712
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Mar 2003
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University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia
Downloads 768
19.

Calculating Tragedy: Assessing the Costs of Terrorism

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1341; IEW Working Paper No. 205
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Dec 2004
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CREMA, University of Lucerne and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics

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20.

Bureaucrats or Politicians?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1130; Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2009; IGIER Working Paper No. 238
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
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Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Downloads 669
21.

Happiness, Economy and Institutions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 246
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
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CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 623
22.

Political Polarization and the Electoral Effects of Media Bias

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1798
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
Downloads 603
23.

Educational Federalism and the Quality Effects of Tuition Fees

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3193
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Dresden University of Technology - Faculty of Economics and Business Management
Downloads 588
24.

Are Groups More Rational than Individuals? A Review of Interactive Decision Making in Groups

CESifo Working Paper No. 3701
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
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University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Chile - Faculty of Economics and Business and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 585
25.

Ordoliberalism, Pragmatism and the Eurozone Crisis: How the German Tradition Shaped Economic Policy in Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5368
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Walter Eucken Institute, Walter Eucken Institute and Walter Eucken Institute
Downloads 585
26.

The Economic Effects of Democratic Participation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 656
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna - Center for Business Studies - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 537
27.

Surviving the Titanic Disaster: Economic, Natural and Social Determinants

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2551
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
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CREMA, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology
Downloads 513
28.

Making Judges Independent - Some Proposals Regarding the Judiciary

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1260
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Walter Eucken Institute and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 507
29.

The Governance of Globalization: The Political Economy of Anglo-American Hegemony, 1793-2003

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1023
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Sep 2003
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University of London - Department of Economic History
Downloads 507
30.

The Role of Independent Fiscal Policy Institutions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3367
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics
Downloads 481
31.

Greasing the Wheels of Entrepreneurship? Impact of Regulations and Corruption on Firm Entry

KOF Working Paper No. 166, CESifo Working Paper No. 2013
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 May 2007
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University of Heidelberg and ETH Zurich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute
Downloads 448
32.

Does Terror Threaten Human Rights? Evidence from Panel Data

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1935
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
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University of Heidelberg, ETH Zurich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute and University of Siegen

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Downloads 443
33.

Privatisation and Public Ownership in Finland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
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Abo Akademi University - Department of Economics and Statistics
Downloads 442
34.

The Leader as Catalyst - On Leadership and the Mechanics of Institutional Change

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2337
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
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Queen's University - Department of Economics and Tufts University - Department of Economics
Downloads 433
35.

The Evidence on Globalization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4708
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 431
36.

On the Political Economy of Environmental Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 741; U of St. Gallen Econ. Working Paper No. 2001-20
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2002
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Universität St. Gallen and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
Downloads 429
37.

The Effect of Surveillance Cameras on Crime: Evidence from the Stockholm Subway

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2905
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jan 2010
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Stockholm University - Department of Economics
Downloads 428
38.

The Role of Direct Democracy in the European Union

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1083
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Walter Eucken Institute and Universität St. Gallen
Downloads 424
39.

Optimal Regulation of Auditing

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1980
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 May 2007
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University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics and University of Salerno - Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF)

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40.

Charitable Giving as a Gift Exchange - Evidence from a Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1218
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
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IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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41.

Constitutional Determinants of Government Spending

IGIER Working Paper No. 162, CESifo Working Paper No. 265
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Mar 2000
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University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
Downloads 412
42.

The Looks of a Winner: Beauty, Gender, and Electoral Success

CESifo Working Paper No. 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics

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43.

Why is Fiscal Policy Often Procyclical?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2090, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1556
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
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Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Downloads 407
44.

On Modes of Economic Governance

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 589
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Nov 2001
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Princeton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 402
45.

Shadow Economies Around the World: New Results for 158 Countries Over 1991-2015

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6430
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 May 2017
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George Washington University - Department of Economics and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
Downloads 402
46.

Withering Academia?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3209
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
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CREMA
Downloads 399
47.

Rights and Citizenship in the European Union

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 896
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
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University of Vienna - Center for Business Studies - Department of Economics
Downloads 397
48.

Did Partial Globalization Increase Inequality? Did Inequality Stimulate Globalization Backlash? The Case of the Latin American Periphery, 1950-80

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 683
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 May 2002
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University of Tuebingen - Department of Economics
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49.

From Collapse to Constitution: The Case of Iceland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3770
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
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University of Iceland - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 390
50.

'Whatever Is, Is Right'? Economic Institutions in Pre-Industrial Europe (Tawney Lecture 2006)

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2066
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Aug 2007
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University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics
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