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101.

Does Mother Nature Corrupt? Natural Resources, Corruption, and Economic Growth

IMF Working Paper No. 99/85
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Federal Statistical Office
Downloads 6,398
102.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part I: Univariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 29, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 5,222
103.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part Ii: Multivariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)

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Downloads 4,012
104.

Global Warming Advocacy Science: A Cross Examination

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 22 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - School of Law
Downloads 2,711
105.

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 2,521
106.

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-10
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 01 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Downloads 2,482
107.

Trade Liberalization, Food Security and the Environment: The Neoliberal Threat to Sustainable Rural Development

Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 14, p. 419, Fall 2004, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 2,176
108.

Climate Change Strategy: The Business Logic Behind Voluntary Greenhouse Gas Reductions

California Management Review, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 21-46, 2005, Ross School of Business Paper No. 905
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 May 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,970
109.

Challenges to Technology Transfer: A Literature Review of the Constraints on Environmental Technology Dissemination

Colorado College Working Paper No. 2009-07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Colorado College - Department of Economics and Business and Colorado College - Department of Economics & Business
Downloads 1,853
110.

Did Botswana Escape from the Resource Curse?

IMF Working Paper No. 06/138
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,628
111.

Commodity Prices, Growth, and the Natural Resource Curse: Reconciling a Conundrum

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and The Netherlands Institute for Social Research|SCP
Downloads 1,428
112.

Filburn's Legacy

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 52, p. 1719, 2003, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-24
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 1,344
113.

Alternative Development Strategies for Azerbaijan Economy and Sectoral Analysis

7th Silk Road International Conference “Challenges and Opportunities of Sustainable Economic Development in Eurasian Countries," May 2012,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Baku Engineering University and Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,308
114.

Cost-Benefit Analysis Versus the Precautionary Principle: Beyond Cass Sunstein's Laws of Fear

University of Illinois Law Review, p. 1037, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,263
115.

‘Mobile’izing Agricultural Advice: Technology Adoption, Diffusion and Sustainability

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 13-047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard University
Downloads 1,257
116.

Tourism, Environment and Profitability: The Case of the Paphos Holiday Complex

Harvard Institute for International Development, Development Discussion Paper No. 330, November 1989.
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Queen's University - John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, C.N.H. Capital Markets Ltd. and Queen's University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,231
117.

International Business, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development

International Business Review, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 119-125, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Downloads 1,222
118.

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
119.

Context Matters - Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper No 1
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
German Overseas Institute (DUI)
Downloads 1,087
120.

Trade Structure and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3025
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Poverty and Economic Management Unit
Downloads 1,037
121.

Globalisation and Sustainable Development

University of Siena Economics Working Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Siena - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,028
122.

Comparative Study of Indonesian PSC and Malaysian PSC: Challenges and Solution

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Dundee - Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy (CEPMLP)
Downloads 1,002
123.

An Empirical Test of the Dutch Disease Hypothesis Using a Gravity Model of Trade

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 997
124.

The Rural-Non-Farm Economy, Livelihoods and their Diversification: Issues and Options

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 994
125.

The Elusive Curse of Oil

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics and Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy
Downloads 982
126.

Land Reforms: Prospects and Strategies

Conference Paper, Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, Washington D.C.; and MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-24
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 952
127.

How Well Do Social Ratings Actually Measure Corporate Social Responsibility?

HBS Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 07-051
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Harvard Business School

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Downloads 932
128.

Of Backyard Chickens and Front Yard Gardens: The Conflict Between Local Governments and Locavores

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maine - School of Law
Downloads 873
129.

Fables of the Cuyahoga: Reconstructing a History of Environmental Protection

Fordham Environmental Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 866
130.

Water Policy in India: A Review

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
Downloads 858
131.

Sustainable Sourcing in the Food Industry: Global Challenges and Practices

Moderne Ernaehrung Heute, Official Journal of the Food Chemistry Institute of the Association of the German Confectionery Industry, Vol. 4, p. 1-9, October 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
International Trade Centre (UN/WTO), University of Massachusetts at Boston - College of Management and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Downloads 857
132.

Gaps, Inexperience, Inconsistencies, and Overlaps: Crisis in the Regulation of Genetically Modified Plants and Animals

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 2167, 2004
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 08 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 836
133.

Environmental Justice and Domestic Climate Change Policy

Environmental Law Reporter, May 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Francisco - School of Law
Downloads 831
134.

Global Food Price Volatility and Spikes: An Overview of Costs, Causes, and Solutions

ZEF- Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 161
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and IFPRI-ESARO
Downloads 817
135.

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Tufts University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 813
136.

An Environmental Justice Critique of Comparative Advantage: Indigenous Peoples, Trade Policy, and the Mexican Neoliberal Economic Reforms

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law, Vol. 32, p. 723, 2011, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 29 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 810
137.

The Impacts of Rapid Population Growth on Poverty, Food Production, and the Environment

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 98-13
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Feb 1999
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics

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138.

Forecasting Commodity Prices: Futures Versus Judgment

IMF Working Paper No. 04/41
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
Downloads 763
139.

Müstəqillik Sonrasi Azərbaycan Iqtisadiyyatinin SWOT Analizi (SWOT Analyzing of Azerbaijan Economy after Independence)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
International Trade and Baku Engineering University - Department of Finance
Downloads 761
140.

Illegal Migration into Assam: Magnitude, Causes, and Economic Consequences

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and Cotton College, Guwahati
Downloads 759
141.

Shale Gas vs. Coal

USAEE Working Paper No. 2025627
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Tuebingen and Lehigh University
Downloads 753
142.

Sustainable Capitalism: A Matter of Ethics and Morality

Problems of Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 13-22, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia
Downloads 716
143.

Space and Growth: A Survey of Empirical Evidence and Methods

Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. TI 04-129/3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Purdue University
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144.

The Emergence of a Standards Market: Multiplicity of Sustainability Standards in the Global Coffee Industry

Organization Studies, 33 (5/6), pp. 789-812, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, University of Massachusetts at Boston - College of Management and International Trade Centre (UN/WTO)
Downloads 711
145.

Financing Structures for CDM Projects in India and Capacity Building Options for EU-Indo Collaboration

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 247
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) - Guest Researcher Programme, Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWW) and Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) - Guest Researcher Programme
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146.

China and the Geopolitics of Oil in the Asian Pacific Region

Elcano Royal Institue Working Paper No. 38/2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Complutense University of Madrid
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147.

Breeding Business. The Future of Plant Breeding in the Light of Developments in Patent Rights and Plant Breeder’s Rights

Netherlands Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality (LNV), Wageningen, Centre for Genetic Resources (CGN) – Wageningen University and Research Centre, December 2009,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Wageningen UR, Wageningen UR, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT), Centre for International Environmental Studies, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and Radboud University Nijmegen
Downloads 670
148.

Inclusion of Small-Scale Dairy Farms in Supply Chain in Bulgaria (A Case from Plovdiv Region)

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 667
149.

Cost-Effectiveness of Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions from Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Goldman School of Public Policy Working Paper No. GSPP08-014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, Samuel M. Arons, University of Arizona - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 656
150.

The Climatic Origins of the Neolithic Revolution: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 May 2006 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Williams College - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
Downloads 656