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1221.

Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1035, California Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 11,999
1222.

The Consequences of Mandatory Corporate Sustainability Reporting

Harvard Business School Research Working Paper No. 11-100
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2017
Working Paper Series
London Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 8,454
1223.

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

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,759
1224.

Taxing Undocumented Immigrants: Separate, Unequal and Without Representation

Tax Lawyer, Spring 2006, Harvard Latino Law Review, Spring 2006, Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 06-20
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 4,863
1225.

Filial Support Laws in the Modern Era: Domestic and International Comparison of Enforcement Practices for Laws Requiring Adult Children to Support Indigent Parents

20 Elder Law Journal 269 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 4,378
1226.

Sweatshops, Choice, and Exploitation

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 689-727, October 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 4,151
1227.

The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programs on Poverty

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
New York University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,564
1228.

Measuring Poverty

Princeton Research Program in Development Studies Working Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Princeton University
Downloads 3,386
1229.

Value Through Diversity: Microfinance and Islamic Finance and Global Banking

FEEM Working Paper No. 87.05
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
Downloads 2,572
1230.

Micro Finance: The Pillars of a Tool to Socio-Economic Development

Development Gateway, 2006
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Shanti Business School (SBS)
Downloads 2,476
1231.

Measuring Education Inequality: Gini Coefficients of Education

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2525
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Brazil, Peking University and The World Bank
Downloads 2,470
1232.

Theorising the Fear of Crime: The Cultural and Social Significance of Insecurities about Crime

Experience & Expression in the Fear of Crime Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield, University of Sheffield and London School of Economics & Political Science - Department of Methodology
Downloads 2,456
1233.

Libertarian Paternalism Is an Oxymoron

FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 136; FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 2,308
1234.

Microfinance and Financial Development

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 26, p. 271, 2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,162
1235.

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 2,144
1236.

Donald Trump and 'Reverse Racism'

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 2,119
1237.

The Science and Statistics Behind Spanking Suggest that Laws Allowing Corporal Punishment are in the Best Interests of the Child

Akron Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 243, 2009
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,082
1238.

Social Security Benefits Formula 101: A Practical Primer

American Bar Association - Section of Taxation News Quarterly, Vol. 29, No. 4, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law and San Diego State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 2,075
1239.

Accelerating the Adoption of Integrated Reporting

CSR INDEX, Francesco de Leo, Matthias Vollbracht, eds., InnoVatio Publishing Ltd., 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,054
1240.

Outreach and Efficiency of Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
Downloads 2,042
1241.

Winning Hearts and Minds through Development: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 2,037
1242.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulation: Case Studies and Implications

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 234/2014, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-05, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 757
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 08 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,932
1243.

A Survey on Microfinance for Developing Countries: A Social Responsible Investment Opportunity

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,797
1244.

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 1,793
1245.

What can Economists Learn from Happiness Research?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 503; Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2001
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,762
1246.

Employment, Not Microcredit, is the Solution

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1065
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,748
1247.

Understanding Poverty: Comparing Basic Needs Approach and Capability Approach

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol - School for Policy Studies
Downloads 1,628
1248.

Acute Multidimensional Poverty: A New Index for Developing Countries

Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Working Paper No. 38, United Nations Development Programme Human Development Report Office Background Paper No. 2010/11
Number of pages: 139 Posted: 20 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative and CONICET-UNS/IIESS and OPHI
Downloads 1,585
1249.

Does Corruption Affect Income Inequality and Poverty?

IMF Working Paper No. 98/76
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and University of the Philippines, Diliman
Downloads 1,568
1250.

Child Sexual Abuse and the State: Applying Critical Outsider Methodologies to Legislative Policymaking

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 1,535
1251.

Financial Development and the Efficiency of Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
Downloads 1,526
1252.

Law, Otherness, and Human Trafficking

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 605-672, 2009, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-07
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 1,492
1253.

Happiness, Economics and Public Policy

Institute of Economic Affairs, Research Monograph 62, 2007
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Volterra Consulting
Downloads 1,479
1254.

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 1,473
1255.

An International, Moral & Legal Perspective: The Call for Legalization of Surrogacy in India

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
National Law University Jodhpur (NLUJ)
Downloads 1,462
1256.

Sham Constitutions

101 California Law Review 863 (2013), Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-09-03, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-55
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,454
1257.

Corporate Governance Reform in a Time of Crisis

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 36, No. 2, p. 309, 2011, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-9
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 May 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
Downloads 1,398
1258.

Not Separate, Not Equal: Poverty and Inequality in Post-Apartheid South Africa

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 739
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 1,380
1259.

Usury Law, Payday Loans, and Statutory Sleight of Hand: Salience Distortion of American Credit Pricing Limits

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 4, April 2008, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 1,356
1260.

The Impact of State Taxes on Pass-Through Businesses: Evidence from the 2012 Kansas Income Tax Reform

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and Indiana University - School of Public & Environmental Affairs
Downloads 1,347
1261.

Anatomy of a Train Wreck: Causes of the Mortgage Meltdown

HOUSING AMERICA: BUILDING OUT OF A CRISIS, Benjamin Powell, Randall Holcomb, eds., Transaction Publishers, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
Downloads 1,283
1262.

The Moral Foundations of Health Insurance

Quarterly Journal of Medicine, Vol. 100, No. 1, pp. 53-57, January 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 1,280
1263.

DAD: A Software for Poverty and Distributive Analysis

PMMA Working Paper No. 2006-10
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Laval University - Département d'Économique and Laval University
Downloads 1,278
1264.

Absolute Income, Relative Income, and Happiness

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Haverford College - Department of Economics and Exelon Corporation
Downloads 1,242
1265.

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 1,239
1266.

Bread for the Poor: Access to Justice and the Rights of the Needy in India

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 55, p. 789, 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,218
1267.

Mirage at the Bottom of the Pyramid

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 835
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,211
1268.

Unknown: The Extent, Distribution and Trend of Global Income Poverty

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University, Global Justice Program and The New School - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,187
1269.

In Search of Microjustice: Five Basic Elements of a Dispute System

Tilburg University Legal Studies Working Paper No. 002/2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 1,170
1270.

Social Assistance in Developing Countries Database Version 5.0

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper, Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 05 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Bath
Downloads 1,165