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1.

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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Generating Skilled Self-Employment in Developing Countries: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

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Downloads 4,903
3.

Risk-Based Student Loans

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, p. 527, 2013
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law

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Downloads 2,351
4.

Microfinance and Missing Markets

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 2,054
5.

Yours, Mine and Ours: Do Divorce Laws Affect the Intertemporal Behavior of Married Couples?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 1,875
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Using Gossips to Spread Information: Theory and Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 14-15
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,636
7.

Microfinance and Female Empowerment

Cahier de Reserche Working Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Laval University - Département d'Économique and University of Montreal
Downloads 1,440
8.

Teaching Entrepreneurship: Impact of Business Training on Microfinance Clients and Institutions

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 941, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University and Grupo de Analisis para el Desarrollo (GRADE)
Downloads 1,438
9.

The Returns to Microenterprise Support Among the Ultra-Poor: A Field Experiment in Post-War Uganda

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Duke Global Health Institute, World Bank Global Insights Initiative, University of Brasília and International Rescue Committee

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Downloads 1,264
10.

Testing Theories of Happiness

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 May 2003
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,040
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Relación Entre El Auge De Los Microcréditos Financieros Y El Alivio De La Pobreza En El Escenario Latinoamericano (Relationship between the Rise of Micro Credit and Financial Relief of Poverty in Latin Stage)

Revista Global de Negocios, v. 2 (4) p. 15-24, 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Maimonides and Universidad Maimonides
Downloads 1,035
12.

International Migration, Human Capital, and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Exchange Rate Shocks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Series No. 3578, University of Michigan, Ford School of Public Policy Working Paper No. 02-011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Downloads 952
13.

Centrality Measures in Networks

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM), Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 887
14.

Can Parents Afford to Work? Childcare Costs, Tax-Benefit Policies and Work Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1932
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Europe and Central Asia and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 839
15.

Attention Rivalry Among Online Platforms

University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 627
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group
Downloads 783
16.

The Impact of Paternity Leave on Long-Term Father Involvement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3130
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Stavanger and University of Stavanger
Downloads 779
17.

Does Marriage Make People Happy, or Do Happy People Get Married?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1811
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics and CREMA
Downloads 629
18.

Gender, Geography, and Rural Justice

Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 23, p. 338, 2008, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 129
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 620
19.

Gender and Say: A Model of Household Behavior with Endogenously-determined Balance of Power

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2054
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 588
20.

The Friendship Paradox and Systematic Biases in Perceptions and Social Norms

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 May 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 572
21.

Liar’s Loan? Effects of Origination Channel and Information Falsification on Mortgage Delinquency

Indiana University-Bloomington: School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper No. 2009-06-02
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and Yale University - Department of Economics
Downloads 569
22.

Health Economics for Low-Income Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 955
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Nairobi - Department of Economics
Downloads 566
23.

The Impact of Home Ownership on Child Outcomes

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, Purdue University - College of Liberal Arts and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 562
24.

Who Uses Electronic Banking? Results from the 1995 Survey of Consumer Finances

FEDS Paper No. 97-35
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Nov 1997
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board - Division of Research & Statistics and Federal Reserve Board - Department of Research & Statistics
Downloads 559
25.

Does Globalisation Increase Child Labour?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 470
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics and Management, University of Florence, United Nations - UCW Program and United Nations - UCW Programme
Downloads 533
26.

Time Allocation between Work and Family Over the Life-Cycle: A Comparative Gender Analysis of Italy, France, Sweden and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3193
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics and Statistics, Linnaeus University, Goeteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Florence, National Institute of Demographic Studies (INED), National Institute of Demographic Studies (INED) and University of Pavia
Downloads 530
27.

A Household Production Function Model of the Production of Child Health and Education - The Role of Housing-Related Inputs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Consultant
Downloads 514
28.

The Changing Effect of Family Background on the Incomes of American Adults

UNEQUAL CHANCES: FAMILY BACKGROUND AND ECONOMIC SUCCESS, Samuel Bowles, Herbert Gintis, and Melissa Osborne, eds., Princeton University Press and Russell Sage, 2004
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Population Studies Center, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research and Irving Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 486
29.

Risk Based Student Loans -- Powerpoint Presentation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law

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Downloads 429
30.

Financial Abuse of Elderly People vs. Other Forms of Elder Abuse: Assessing Their Dynamics, Risk Factors, and Society's Response

National Institute of Justice Final Report (2011)
Number of pages: 608 Posted: 24 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia; Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences and Independent
Downloads 428
31.

Marriages of Convenience: International Marriage Brokers, 'Mail-Order Brides,' and Domestic Servitude

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 895, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 337, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 337
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 415
32.

Coffee Production Effects on Child Labor and Schooling in Rural Brazil

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso
Downloads 413
33.

Household Saving and Full Consumption Over the Life Cycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 280
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 410
34.

Gender, Time Use and Models of the Household

IZA Discussion Paper No. 796; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3233
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 24 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 403
35.

Risks in Advanced Age

Guillemette, M. A. (2017). Risks in Advanced Age. Journal of Financial Planning. Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Department of Personal Financial Planning
Downloads 388
36.

Intrahousehold Resource Allocation in Cote D'Ivoire: Social Norms, Separate Accounts and Consumption Choices

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 857
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center

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37.

Gender and Marital Differences in Wealth and Investment Decisions: Implications for Researchers, Financial Professionals, and Educators

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper No. 2008-WP-02
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 372
38.

Farm Households Production Theories: A Review of 'Institutional' and 'Behavioural' Responses

University of Milan Italy Economics Working Paper No. 2005-01
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Quantitative Methods and Business Strategies (DEMS)
Downloads 368
39.

Savings Goals and Saving Behavior from a Perspective of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Minnesota State University, Mankato and Ohio State University (OSU)
Downloads 368
40.

The Right to Innovate

Michigan State Law Review, No. 793, 2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Kansas - School of Law and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 357
41.

Size and Risk in Financial Markets (Tamaño y Riesgo en los Mercados Financieros)

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
Downloads 352
42.

The Impact of Migration on Family Left Behind

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6374
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 351
43.

Fertility in Developing Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 953
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 349
44.

No-Fault Divorce and the Division of Marital Assets

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Waterloo
Downloads 337
45.

Simple 3-step Censored Quantile Regression and Extramarital Affairs

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-20
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 326
46.

Marriage, Home Production, and Earnings

Harvard Law School, Law-Econ Discussion Paper No. 275
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 320
47.

The Welfare Impacts of Commodity Price Volatility: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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Determinants of Workers' Remittances: Evidence from the European Neighbouring Region

ECB Working Paper No. 688
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
ESADE Ramon Llull University - Department of Economics and European Central Bank
Downloads 300
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Why Do Migrants Return to Poor Countries? Evidence from Philippine Migrants' Responses to Exchange Rate Shocks

Ford School of Public Policy Working Paper No. 04-003
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

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