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101.

Audit Committee Characteristics and the Perceived Quality of Financial Reporting: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Nova Southeastern University, North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management and University of Scranton - Kania School of Management
Downloads 6,665
102.

The Rise of Independent Directors in the United States, 1950-2005: Of Shareholder Value and Stock Market Prices

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 74/2006, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 301, Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 1465, 2007
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 04 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School

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103.

Who Writes the Rules for Hostile Takeovers, and Why? The Peculiar Divergence of US and UK Takeover Regulation

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 95, p. 1727, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 73/2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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104.

Is There a Relationship between Guns and Freedom? Comparative Results from 59 Nations

Texas Review of Law and Politics, Vol. 13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent
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105.

The Role of Law in China's Economic Development

In Thomas Rawski and Loren Brandt (ed.), China’s Great Economic Transformation (Cambridge University Press, 2008): 375-428.,
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and University of Washington - Department of Political Science
Downloads 3,555
106.

How the British Gun Control Program Precipitated the American Revolution

6 Charleston Law Review 283 (2012)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 3,458
107.

An African Success Story: Botswana

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 01-37
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Nov 2001
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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Downloads 2,626
108.

Police Structure: A Comparative Study of Policing Models

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Kerala Judicial Service
Downloads 2,367
109.

United States - China WTO Litigation (2001-2010): Active & Aggressive Litigants.

Virginia Lawyer, Vol. 59, p. 28, December 2010, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-03
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University (Schar School of Policy & Government)
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110.

Targeted Killing and Accountability

102 Georgetown Law Journal 681-794 (2014)
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 07 May 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University School of Law
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111.

The Foundations of Securities Law

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 2,250
112.

W[h]ither the Kyoto Protocol? Durban and Beyond

Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
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113.

Party Autonomy and Private-Law Making in Private International Law: The Lex Mercatoria that Isn't

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
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114.

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 2,166
115.

Is The 'Surge' Working? Some New Facts

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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116.

What Causes Terrorism?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Freiburg and University of Freiburg - Department of Economics
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117.

The Religion-State Relationship and the Right to Freedom of Religion or Belief: A Comparative Textual Analysis of the Constitutions of Predominantly Muslim Countries

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, 2005
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and University of Tennessee College of Law
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118.

The Law of Cyber-Attack

California Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 4, 2012, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 453, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Information Society Project, Yale Law School, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, Yale University - Law School, Independent and Independent
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119.

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
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120.

Rethinking WTO Trade Sanctions

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School

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121.

Privacy, Economics, and Price Discrimination on the Internet

ICEC2003: Fifth International Conference on Electronic Commerce, pp. 355-366, N. Sadeh, ed., ACM, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 1,765
122.

The End of Comparative Law

Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 2, pp. 133-150, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Durham University - Durham Law School
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123.

India's Competition Policy: An Assessment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi
Downloads 1,691
124.

The Reality of the Wartime Economy: More Historical Evidence on Whether World War Il Ended the Great Depression

Independent Review, 2013 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Ball State University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,683
125.

Corporate Governance in China - Is Economic Growth Potential Hindered by Guanxi?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
American University in Dubai, University of Vienna and University of Vienna - Department for Business Studies

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Downloads 1,659
126.

Unified China and Divided Europe

International Economic Review, January 2018, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,650
127.

Antitrust Policy: A Century of Economic and Legal Thinking

U of California, Berkeley, Center for Competition Policy Working Paper No. CPC99-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,623
128.

Data and Analyses of Voting in the UN General Assembly

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,544
129.

Adaptability of Fair Value Accounting in China: Assessment of an Emerging Economy Converging with IFRS

CAAA Annual Conference 2009 Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
York University and Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management
Downloads 1,538
130.

Shareholder Protection: A Leximetric Approach

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No 324
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 1,500
131.

Corruption Around the World: Causes, Consequences, Scope, and Cures

IMF Working Paper No. 98/63
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,473
132.

China: Creating a Legal System for a Market Economy

Asian Development Bank, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 396, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 396
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,439
133.

What is the Rule of Law and Why is It so Important?

Silkenat, Barenboim and Hickey, eds., "The Legal Doctrines of the Rule of Law and the Legal State" (Springer, 2014 Forthcoming), University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 1,437
134.

Sovereignty, Taxation, and Social Contract

Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1063
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,410
135.

Economic, Political, and Legal Factors in Financial System Development: International Patterns in Historical Perspective

Social Science Working Paper No. 1089
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Emory University
Downloads 1,403
136.

The Ordoliberal Variety of Neoliberalism

Suzanne Konzelmann and Marc Fovargue-Davies (eds.), Banking Systems in the Crisis: The Faces of Liberal Capitalism, Abingdon: Routledge, 2013, pages 250-268.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Institute for International Management LUL and Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 1,328
137.

The Rule of Intellectual Property Law in the Internet Economy

Houston Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 1074-1095, 2007, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1012504
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,306
138.

Why Not Taxation and Representation? A Note on the American Revolution

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Indiana University

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139.

The History and Politics of Corporate Ownership in Sweden

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 30/2003
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Finance

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140.

É a reserva do possível um limite à intervenção jurisdicional nas políticas públicas sociais? (Does the Proviso of the Possible [Vorbehalt des Möglichen] Limit Judicial Intervention in Social Public Policies?)

Revista de Direito Administrativo Contemporâneo, v. 2, p. 163-185, 2013,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fluminense Federal University Law School
Downloads 1,267
141.

Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data

Bailey, Michael, Strezhnev, Anton and Voeten, Erik., Estimating Dynamic State Preferences from United Nations Voting Data. Journal of Conflict Resolution (2015) DOI: 10.1177/0022002715595700
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Department of Government and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,253
142.

The Short-lived Influence of the Napoleonic Civil Code in 19th Century Greece

European Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 14, No. 3, November 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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143.

What Does Not Work in Comparing Securities Laws: A Critique on La Porta et al.'s Methodology

International Company and Commercial Law Review, pp. 300-305, 2005, CPC-RPS No. 0009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 1,227
144.

The Story of Narmada Bachao Andolan: Human Rights in the Global Economy and the Struggle Against the World Bank

HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCACY STORIES, Deena R. Hurwitz, Margaret L. Satterthwaite, Douglas B. Ford, eds., West, 2009, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-62
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,216
145.

Is Corruption in China 'Out of Control'? A Comparison with the U.S. In Historical Perspective

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-60
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,187
146.

Global Evidence on Incentives for Voluntary Accounting Disclosures and the Effect on Cost of Capital

University of Missouri at Columbia, College of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia, University of Missouri at Columbia - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business and University of Missouri at Columbia - School of Accountancy
Downloads 1,181
147.

The SEC Rules Historical Cost Accounting: 1934 to the 1970s

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,167
148.

Procedimento Administrativo e Processo Administrativo Latino-Americanos: Compilação de Leis Nacionais (Judicial and Extrajudicial Administrative Dispute Resolution in Latin America: The Compilation of National Laws)

Rio de Janeiro: Escola da Magistratura Regional Federal - EMARF, 2017
Number of pages: 1830 Posted: 04 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Fluminense Federal University Law School, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Federal Fluminense - UFF, Beaumont & Son, Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF) and Independent
Downloads 1,161
149.

Bowling for Fascism: Social Capital and the Rise of the Nazi Party in Weimar Germany, 1919-33

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society

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150.

A SWOT Analysis of Medical Tourism: India and South Korea

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina at Pembroke and Bellarmine University
Downloads 1,135