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1.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime

Quarterly Journal of Economics
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago

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Immigration and the U.S. Economy: Labor-Market Impacts, Illegal Entry, and Policy Choices

Number of pages: 137 Posted: 08 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Stanford University, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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Abortion and Crime: Unwanted Children and Out-of-Wedlock Births

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center

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Does a Helping Hand Put Others At Risk?: Affirmative Action, Police Departments, and Crime

Economic Inquiry, April 2000
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center

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5.

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Measuring Education Inequality: Gini Coefficients of Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2525
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Brazil, Peking University and The World Bank
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From Physical to Human Capital Accumulation: Inequality in the Process of Development

Brown University Working Paper No. 99-27
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Social Security, Demographic Trends, and Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence from the International Experience

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics and SUNY at Buffalo, College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics

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9.

Stock Options and Managerial Incentives to Invest

EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Loyola University of Chicago and Loyola University of Chicago
Downloads 1,922
10.

Accounting for Human Capital When Labor Mobility is Restricted

London Business School Accounting Subject Area No. 002, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University and University of Exeter Business School
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11.

The Performance Consequences of CEO Turnover

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,791
12.

Does Human Capital Matter for Growth in OECD Countries? Evidence from Pooled Mean-Group Estimates

OECD Economics Working Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and OECD, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs
Downloads 1,635
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Firm-Specific Human Capital and Theories of the Firm

EMPLOYEES AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Margaret M. Blair and Mark J. Roe, eds., Brookings Institution Press, 1999
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,519
14.

Gender and Corruption

IRIS Center Working Paper No. 232
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Williams College, University of Maryland - Center on Institutional Reform and the Informal Sector (IRIS), University of Maryland - Center on Institutional Reform and the Informal Sector (IRIS) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,348
15.

Education, Work, and Crime: Theory and Evidence

Rochester Center for Economic Research Working Paper No. 465
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 May 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,258
16.

Coming to Play or Coming to Win: Participation and Success at the Olympic Games

Wellesley College Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 2000-10
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Colorado College - Department of Economics and Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,156
17.

The Determination of Wages and the Gender Wage Gap: A Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No.193
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 30 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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18.

Is There a Glass Ceiling in Sweden?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Stockholm University and Georgetown University
Downloads 1,091
19.

How Can China Solve its Old Age Security Problem? The Interaction Between Pension, SOE and Financial Market Reform

Forthcoming in Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Oct 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Consultant
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20.

How Important Are Capital and Total Factor Productivity for Economic Growth?

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2002-02
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University and Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics

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21.

Family Leave and the Gender Wage Gap

A revised version of this paper is in North Carolina Law Review, March 2000
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 16 Feb 2000
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School

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22.

Evaluating the Impact of School Decentralization on Education Quality

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Downloads 952
23.

Employment Discrimination

Cornell Law School Working Paper No. 5530
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 May 1999
Working Paper Series
Cornell Law School

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24.

Demand for Education and Developmental State: Private Tutoring in South Korea

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Department of Economics and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 908
25.

Education and Religion

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1913
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics

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26.

Wedding Bell Blues: The Income Tax Consequences of Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

National Tax Journal, Vol. 53, Issue 2, June 2000
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Tulane University, University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Georgetown University, Public Policy Institute (GPPI) (Deceased)
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27.

Are Immigrants Favorably Self-Selected? An Economic Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 131
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago
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28.

Specifying Human Capital: A Review, Some Extensions, and Development Effects

Kiel Working Paper No. 1007
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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29.

Human Capital Formation, Income Inequality and Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 512
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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30.

Divorce Rates, Marriage Rates, and the Problematic Persistence of Traditional Marital Roles

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University College of Law

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31.

Labor Costs and Investments in Human Capital

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Malaga, New York University and Analysis Group

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32.

Additions to Corporate Boards: Does Gender Matter?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Wichita State University - W. Frank Barton School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 787
33.

Does Training Generally Work? The Returns to In-Company Training

IZA Discussion Paper No. 51
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Dec 1998
Working Paper Series
Economic and Social Research Institute and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
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34.

Old-Age Support in Developing Countries: Labor Supply, Intergenerational Transfers and Living Arrangements

IZA Discussion Paper No. 289; U of Melbourne, Dept. of Econ. Working Paper No. 773
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and School of Economics, University of Sydney
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35.

Child Labor and School Attendance: Two Joint Decisions

University of Aarhus CLS Working Paper No. 98-015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Business
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36.

Migration in Spain: Historical Background and Current Trends

IZA Discussion Paper No. 88
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Banco de España - Research Department and Banco de España - Research Department
Downloads 755
37.

Melting Pot or Salad Bowl: Some Evidence from U.S. Investments Abroad

EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 650
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Economics

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38.

Socio-Economic and Demographic Factors of Crime in Germany: Evidence from Panel Data of the German States

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE and Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) - International Finance and Financial Management
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39.

On the Likelihood of Finding the Right Partner in an Arranged Marriage

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jul 2001
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Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Department of Economics

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40.

Revisiting the Link Between Poverty and Child Labor: The Ghanaian Experience

CLS Working Paper No. 01-03
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region

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41.

Child Labor and the Education of a Society

IZA Discussion Paper No. 338
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
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42.

Too Cool for School? Signaling and Countersignaling

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Houston - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Bureau of Labor Statistics
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The Theory of Human Capital Revisited: On the Interaction of General and Specific Investments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 776
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Bonn - Economic Science Area and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics

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44.

'If You Let Me Play': The Effects of Participation in High School Athletics on Students' Educational and Labor Market Success

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - College of Education
Downloads 694
45.

First- and Second-Generation Migrants in Germany - What Do We Know and What Do People Think?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
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46.

The Microeconomics of College Choice, Careers, and Wages: Measuring the Impact of Higher Education

UCSC Department of Economics Working Paper No. 423
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Dec 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of California at Santa Cruz, Macalester College and Williams College - Department of Economics

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47.

Decentralization in Argentina

Yale Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 825
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Yale Center for International and Area Studies, Princeton University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Government, Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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True World Income Distribution, 1988 and 1993: First Calculation Based on Household Surveys Alone

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2244
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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49.

Do We Know How Much Poverty There Is?

IADB Research Working Paper No. 437
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Feb 2001
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Independent, Tulane University, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department
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Rising Inequality in Mexico: Returns to Household Characteristics and the 'Chiapas Effect'

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), World Bank and Tulane University
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