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1.

Governance Matters VI: Governance Indicators for 1996-2006

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4280
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 22,515
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Drug Decriminalization in Portugal: Lessons for Creating Fair and Successful Drug Policies

Cato Institute Whitepaper Series
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent

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3.

Worldwide Governance Indicators Project: Answering the Critics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4149
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 5,167
4.

The United States as Global Sheriff: Using Unilateral Sanctions to Combat Human Trafficking

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, No. 2, Winter 2006
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
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The Second National Risk and Culture Study: Making Sense of - and Making Progress In - The American Culture War of Fact

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 370, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 154, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 370, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Decision Research, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 4,626
6.

Governance and Corruption in Public Health Care Systems

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 May 2007
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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7.

Privacy's Other Path: Recovering the Law of Confidentiality

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, p. 123, 2007, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 249, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-03-02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 13 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,165
8.

The Vulnerable Subject: Anchoring Equality in the Human Condition

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2008, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 8-40
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 May 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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9.

The Health Impact of Mandatory Bicycle Helmet Laws

Risk Analysis, 2012
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Macquarie University - Department of Applied Finance and Actuarial Studies
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10.

Database of State Tort Law Reforms (5th)

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. e555
Number of pages: 168 Posted: 17 May 2006 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
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11.

Institutionalizing Inequality: The WTO Agreement on Agriculture, Food Security, and Developing Countries

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 27, p. 433, 2002
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 2,503
12.

The Lethal Injection Quandary: How Medicine Has Dismantled the Death Penalty

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 1, pp. 49-128, 2007, Fordham Legal Studies Research Paper No. 983732
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 01 May 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 2,402
13.

Civil Rights, the War on Poverty, and Black-White Convergence in Infant Mortality in the Rural South and Mississippi

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,108
14.

Toward a Human Rights Framework for Intellectual Property

U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 971, 2007, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,082
15.

Why Evolutionary Biology is (so Far) Irrelevant to Law

U of Texas Law, Law & Econ Research Paper No. 81, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and University of Pennsylvania
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16.

Household Food Security in the United States, 2004

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 11
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 1,961
17.

Stumble, Predict, Nudge: How Behavioral Economics Informs Law and Policy

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 108, 2009, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 09-006
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
Downloads 1,947
18.

Who Fears the HPV Vaccine, Who Doesn't, and Why? An Experimental Study of the Mechanisms of Cultural Cognition

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 34, pp. 501-16, 2010, Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 38, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-19, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 163
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, University of Colorado - Department of Psychology, Decision Research and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 1,946
19.

India's Tryst with TRIPS: The Patents (Amendment) Act 2005

Indian Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
National Law School of India University
Downloads 1,923
20.

The Politics of Corporate Social Responsibility: Reflections on the United Nations Human Rights Norms for Corporations

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 30-42, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/10
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and The University of Sydney
Downloads 1,908
21.

Climate Change and International Human Rights Litigation: A Critical Appraisal

University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 329, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 148
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,879
22.

The Failure of Abstinence-Only Education: Minors Have the Right to Honest Talk about Sex

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hawaii and University of Hawaii at Manoa
Downloads 1,840
23.

Genetically Modified Organisms and Justice: The International Environmental Justice Implications of Biotechnology

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review (GIELR), Vol. 19, p. 583, 2007
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,812
24.

Toward a Theory of a Right to Health: Capability and Incompletely Theorized Agreements

Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities, Vol. 18, pp. 273-326, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 1,785
25.

Cheap Donuts and Expensive Broccoli: The Effect of Relative Prices on Obesity

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 1,738
26.

TRIPS-Plus Provisions in FTAs: Recent Trends

REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS AND THE WTO LEGAL SYSTEM, Lorand Bartels, Federico Ortino, eds., pp. 215-237, Oxford University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,719
27.

Knowledge Ecosystems: A Theoretical Lens for Organizations Confronting Hyperturbulent Environments

ORGANIZATIONAL DYNAMICS OF TECHNOLOGY-BASED INNOVATION: DIVERSIFYING THE RESEARCH AGENDA, T. McMaster, D. Wastell, E. Ferneley, and J. DeGross, eds., Springer, June 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 May 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 1,679
28.

Affect, Values, and Nanotechnology Risk Perceptions: An Experimental Investigation

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 261, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 155, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 261, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Decision Research, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 1,643
29.

Health and Social Justice

The Lancet, Vol. 364, pp. 1075-1080, 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 1,630
30.

Drug Regulation in the Philippines

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Masters in Public Administration
Downloads 1,606
31.

Intellectual Property Rights, Human Rights and the Right to Health

Edward Elgar, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: A PARADOX, W. Grosheide, ed., November 2009, Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 24/2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Queen Mary University of London - School of Law
Downloads 1,563
32.

The Cognitively Illiberal State

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 133
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,522
33.

Individual Risk Attitudes: New Evidence from a Large, Representative, Experimentally-Validated Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1730
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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34.

The Case Against Smoking Bans

Missouri Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 13, 2006, U of Missouri-Columbia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-11
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri - School of Law

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35.

Uses and Abuses of Empirical Evidence in the Death Penalty Debate

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, December 2005
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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36.

The Global Food System and Nodes of Power

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences and National Catholic Rural Life Conference
Downloads 1,415
37.

The Right to Food: Holding Global Actors Accountable Under International Law

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 44, p. 691, 2006
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,408
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Preventing and Responding to Gender-Based Violence in Middle and Low-Income Countries: A Global Review and Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3618
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Independent, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and Independent
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39.

Is Nozick Kicking Rawls's Ass? Intellectual Property and Social Justice

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2007 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 1,304
40.

Poverty, Inequality, and Social Disparities During China's Economic Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4253
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 1,277
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The New Innovation Frontier? Intellectual Property and the European Court of Human Rights

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 49, p.1, 2008, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-05, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
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Climate Change and Human Rights

Journal of Land, Resources & Environmental Law, Forthcoming, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-49
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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A Human Rights Based Approach to Trafficking in Human Beings in Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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44.

Ten Common Questions About Intellectual Property and Human Rights

Georgia State University Law Review, Vol. 23, 2007, pp. 709-53, Michigan State University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-27
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 1,251
45.

Global Rules and Private Actors - Towards a New Role of the Transnational Corporation in Global Governance

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 16, pp. 505-532, 2006
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zurich - IBW Department of Business Administration, University of Lausanne and New York University, Center for Business and Human Rights
Downloads 1,240
46.

Patents and Human Rights: Where is the Paradox?

Molengrafica Series, Forthcoming, New York University, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-38, New York University Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
New York University - School of Law
Downloads 1,233
47.

People's Republic of China Civil Code: Tort Liability Law

Private Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 2 (The 10th Issue), pp. 77-111, December 2005, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 892432
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham Law School
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What Human Rights Law Obscures: Global Sex Trafficking and the Demand for Children

UCLA Women's Law Journal, Vol. 17, p. 121, 2008, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 08-41
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 04 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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49.

Human Dignity and American Employment Law

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 523, 2009, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 08-36
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 1,192
50.

An Institutionalization Effect: The Impact of Mental Hospitalization and Imprisonment on Homicide in the United States, 1934-2001

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 40, 2011, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 335, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 155
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia University
Downloads 1,182