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1.

From State to Market: A Survey of Empirical Studies on Privatization

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 39, No. 2, June 2001
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 04 Apr 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 9,474
2.

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center, Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 9,083
3.

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States: 2016

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 3,784
4.

Public vs. Private Ownership: The Current State of the Debate

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2420
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank (Formerly)
Downloads 3,665
5.

Impacts of Private Prison Contracting on Inmate Time Served and Recidivism

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Business
Downloads 2,982
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Venture Capital Reputation, Post-IPO Performance and Corporate Governance

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 265/2009
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, US Securities & Exchange Commission, University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business and Department of Finance, University of Central Florida
Downloads 2,912
7.

Enterprise Restructuring in Transition: A Quantitative Survey

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 10 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,698
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Sources of Performance Improvements in Privatized Firms: A Clinical Study of the Global Telecommunications Industry

University of Oklahoma Department of Finance Working Paper, FEEM Working Paper No. 26.2001
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University, Clayton State University - Department of Finance & Economics, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 2,582
9.

Economic Aspects of Bitcoin and Other Decentralized Public-Ledger Currency Platforms

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 685
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group
Downloads 2,468
10.

Leviathan in Business: Varieties of State Capitalism and Their Implications for Economic Performance

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University- International Business School and Insper Institute of Education and Research
Downloads 2,391
11.

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States: 2017

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 2,077
12.

'Global Civil Society': A Sceptical View

GLOBAL CIVIL SOCIETY, Helmut Anheier, Marlies Glasius, Mary Kaldor, eds., Sage Publications, 2005, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2008-69
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,963
13.

Contractor Atrocities at Abu Ghraib: Compromised Accountability in a Streamlined, Outsourced Government

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 16, p. 549-572, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 109, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 1,786
14.

Government Control of Privatized Firms

ECGI - Working Paper No. 40/2004, FEEM Working Paper No. 130.04, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management

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Downloads 1,718
15.

Stock Exchanges at the Crossroads

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 74, pp. 2541-2620, 2006
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 04 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Downloads 1,716
16.

Outsourcing: An Ethical Analysis of an International Trade Issue

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,641
17.

Accountability and Transparency in the Public Sector: The New Zealand Experience

IMF Working Paper No. 96/122
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,616
18.

Ethical Issues in Outsourcing Accounting and Tax Services

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,566
19.

Ethics and Entrepreneurship

Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 24, No. 5, pp. 407-418, Darden Business School Working Paper No. 1421290
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
Downloads 1,479
20.

Telecommunications Privatization in Developing Countries: The Real Effects of Exclusivity Periods

SIEPR Policy Paper No. 99-21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Technology Policy Institute
Downloads 1,469
21.

The Effects of Changes in Corporate Governance and Restructurings on Operating Performance: Evidence from Privatizations

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Clayton State University - Department of Finance & Economics, Wake Forest University and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 1,454
22.

What Accounts for International Differences in Student Performance? A Re-Examination Using PISA Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1287; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1235
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Ifo Institute for Economic Research and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,438
23.

Determinants of Nationalization in the Oil Sector: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 27 (2): 301-323, 2011.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 1,366
24.

Ex Ante Construction Costs in the European Road Sector: A Comparison of Public-Private Partnerships and Traditional Public Procurement

EIB Economic and Finance Report No. 2006/1
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
EDHEC Infrastructure Institute, EIB and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
Downloads 1,353
25.

The UK's Privatisation Experiment: The Passage of Time Permits a Sober Assessment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1126
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Cranfield University
Downloads 1,344
26.

Domestic Company Law and Free Movement of Capital: Nothing Escapes the European Court?

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 42/2008, Cambridge Law Journal, Vol. 69, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
Downloads 1,337
27.

Privatization and Restructuring in Central and Eastern Europe: Evidence and Policy Options

World Bank Technical Paper No. 368
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Oct 1997
Working Paper Series
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Bank for International Settlements and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,321
28.

Privatisation and Institutions: A cross Country Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 375
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy and National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA)
Downloads 1,307
29.

Corporate Governance in China: Ownership Structures and the Performance of Listed Firms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 May 2006
Working Paper Series
UNE Business School
Downloads 1,263
30.

The Management of Change in Public Organisations: A Literature Review

Public Administration, Vol. 92, No. 1, (1–20).,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), University of Southampton, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Utrecht University, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Leiden University
Downloads 1,222
31.

Reconsidering the Letter of Marque: Utilizing Private Security Providers Against Piracy

Public Contract Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 411-464, Spring 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
United States Air Force
Downloads 1,220
32.

Squaring the Circle? Reconciling Sovereignty and Global Governance Through Global Government Networks (Review of Anne-Marie Slaughter, a New World Order)

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 118, pp. 1255-1312, January 2005
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 1,161
33.

Privatization and the Rise of Global Capital Markets

FEEM Working Paper No. 53.2000
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 1,126
34.

Pension Systems: A Comparative Perspective

WPG Working Paper No. 00-01
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
Downloads 1,117
35.

Does Privatization Raise Productivity? Evidence from Comprehensive Panel Data on Manufacturing Firms in Hungary, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine

W.E. Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper No. 04-107
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies, George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS) - Research Centre for Economic and Regional Studies (HAS)

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Downloads 1,098
36.

Institutions, Infrastructure, and Economic Growth

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Central Bank of Colombia

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Downloads 1,079
37.

The Welfare Impact of a Privatization: The British Telecom Case-History

Università degli Studi di Milano Dipartimento di economia politica e aziendale working paper n.08.2001,
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM)
Downloads 1,033
38.

The Happy Story of Small Business Financing

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Waikato - Department of Economics and Finance, Reserve Bank of New Zealand - Financial System Policy Team, University of Strathclyde - Department of Marketing and University of Strathclyde - Department of Marketing
Downloads 1,017
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Public-Private Partnerships in Europe: An Update

European Investment Bank Economic & Financial Report No. 2007/03
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
EDHEC Infrastructure Institute, EIB and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
Downloads 997
40.

Reviewing a Decade of Research on the 'Base/Bottom of the Pyramid' (BOP) Concept

Business & Society, Forthcoming, doi 10.1177/0007650312474928
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School, Babson College and Babson College - Management Division
Downloads 997
42.

Do Government Agencies Respond to Market Pressures? Evidence from Private Prisons

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-16, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 03-05
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Vanderbilt University - Strategy and Business Economics and University of Leeds - Economics Division
Downloads 991
43.

Is Social Enterprise the New Corporate Social Responsibility?

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 34, 2011, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 May 2011 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 986
44.

Does IPO Underpricing in China Explain a Firm's Long-Term Performance? An Empirical Study of IPOs in China with Corporate Governance Perspectives

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
UNE Business School and RMIT University - School of Economics, Finance and Marketing
Downloads 972
45.

The Economics of Bank Privatization

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Oklahoma
Downloads 970
46.

Ethical Issues of NGO Principals in Sustainability, Outreach and Impact of Microfinace: Lessons in Governance from the Banco Compartamos' IPO

Management online REview, pp. 1-18, November 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
CEREN EA 7477 Burgundy School of Business - Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté and BGC Partners, Inc.
Downloads 951
47.

The Political Economy of Privatization

FEEM Working Paper No. 45.2003
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University and Bocconi University - BAFFI Center on International Markets, Money, and Regulation
Downloads 924
48.

Privatisation Around the World: New Evidence from Panel Data

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 600; FEEM Working Paper No. 77.2001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy, Bocconi University and National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA)
Downloads 904
49.

Privatization of Public Enterprises in Bangladesh: Problems and Prospects

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Thrivent Financial
Downloads 893
50.

Time to Rethink Privatization in Transition Economies?

International Finance Corporation Working Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
Downloads 890