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1.

Institutions and Culture

IGIER Working Paper Series No. 330
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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An African Success Story: Botswana

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3219
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

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Policy Evaluation and Economic Policy Advice

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2700, Ruhr Economic Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Apr 2007
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RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
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The Causes of Excessive Deficits in the European Union

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
Universidade de Coimbra - Faculty of Economics
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5.

Industrial Policy for the Twenty-First Century

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4767
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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Conditionality and Ownership in IMF Lending: A Political Economy Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3562
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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The Political Economy of Clientelism

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3205
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Government and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Pension Fund Governance and the Choice Between Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Plans

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3955
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Incentives and Prosocial Behavior

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4633
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
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Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)

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Competition and Incentives with Motivated Agents

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4641
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Nov 2004
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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11.

The Persistence of Underdevelopment: Institutions, Human Capital or Constituencies

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5867
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Dec 2006
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Conditional Political Budget Cycles

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3352
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Finance, Investment and Banking and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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Handcuffs for the Grabbing Hand? Media Capture and Government Accountability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3132
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Diamonds are Forever, Wars are Not: Is Conflict Bad for Private Firms?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4668
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) and Bocconi University - Department of Finance

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Government versus Private Ownership of Public Goods

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2725
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
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The Economic Lives of the Poor

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5968
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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17.

The Regulation of Entry

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2953
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Sep 2001
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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The Rise of Europe: Atlantic Trade, Institutional Change and Economic Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3712
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 07 Feb 2003
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

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Fifty Years of Regional Inequality in China: A Journey through Revolution, Reform and Openness

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2887
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Cornell University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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20.

Intelligence Failures: An Organizational Economics Perspective

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5186
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Sep 2005
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and University of Chicago Law School
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21.

How Globalization Improves Governance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2992
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Oct 2001
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Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), New University of Lisbon - Faculty of Economics and World Bank - Chief Economist Office for Europe and Central Asia
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22.

Institutions Rule: The Primacy of Institutions over Geography and Integration in Economic Development

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3643
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Vancouver School of Economics

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Do Firms Want to Borrow More? Testing Credit Constraints Using a Directed Lending Program

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4681
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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24.

Willpower and Personal Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3143
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jan 2002
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Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)

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25.

Inequality, Democracy and the Emergence of Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4187
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
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Income and Wealth Concentration in Switzerland Over the 20th Century

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5090
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Centre d'Etudes Prospectives d'Economie Mathematique Appliquees a la Planification (CEPREMAP) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Do Rural Banks Matter? Evidence from the Indian Social Banking Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4211
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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28.

Income and Democracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5273
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Harvard University - Department of Government and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Political Institutions and Policy Outcomes: What are the Stylized Facts?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2872
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Jul 2001
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Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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30.

It Takes Two: An Explanation of the Democratic Peace

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3947
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Aug 2003
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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31.

The Political Economy of Mass Media

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8246
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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Evaluating Tax Policy for Location Decisions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3247
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
Centre for Business Taxation, Oxford University and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
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Institutions as the Fundamental Cause of Long-Run Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4458
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 30 Jul 2004
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

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The Dynamics of the Colombian Civil Conflict: A New Data Set

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4108
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Universidad Javeriana, University of London - Department of Economics and University of London, Royal Holloway College - Department of Economics
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35.

What Has Mattered to Economics Since 1970

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5873
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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36.

Political Foundations of the Resource Curse

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3422
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Aug 2002
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Harvard University - Department of Government, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Commercial Television and Voter Information

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4989
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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Democratic Capital: The Nexus of Political and Economic Change

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5654
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
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Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Do Countries Compete over Corporate Tax Rates?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3400
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 May 2003
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Centre for Business Taxation, Oxford University, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Growth Strategies

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4100
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Dec 2003
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Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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The Impact of Terrorism across Industries: An Empirical Study

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5360
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
RAND Corporation and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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42.

Inequality and Happiness: Are Europeans and Americans Different?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2877
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Imperial College London - Tanaka Business School

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Inequality and Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4739
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jan 2005
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University of Ottawa and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics

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Who's Who in Networks: Wanted - The Key Player

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5329
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2004
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Universidad de Alicante, Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Economics and Stockholm University
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Guide to Reform of Higher Education: A European Perspective

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5327
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and University of Oxford

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Aging Population and Education Finance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3950
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Aug 2003
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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics
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Political Institutions and Policy Choices: Evidence from the United States

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3498
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 25 Sep 2002
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies
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Trade Liberalization and Globalization: A Survey

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3845
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Term Limits and Electoral Accountability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4272
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics

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The Wrong Kind of Transparency

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3859
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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