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161.

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
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162.

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
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163.

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
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164.

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
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165.

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 1,803
166.

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 1,753
167.

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 1,634
168.

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 1,505
169.

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)
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170.

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 1,359
171.

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 1,282
172.

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
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173.

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 1,220
174.

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 1,174
175.

Usury Law and the Christian Right: Faith Based Political Power and the Geography of the American Payday Loan Regulation

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 57, p. 637, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and California State University, Northridge
Downloads 1,158
176.

Asset-Based Approaches to Poverty Reduction in a Globalized Context

Global Economy and Development Working Paper No. 01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester
Downloads 1,073
177.

When Did Scrooge Become a Role Model? Why Criticism of America's National Debt is Misplaced

Nova Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 427
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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178.

Social and Legal Debate About the Affordable Care Act

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 1, 2011, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Hofstra University - School of Law and Independent
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179.

GRAMEEN LA RIBA MODEL: A Strategy for Global Poverty Alleviation

Journal of Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance, Volume 5, No. 2, 2009 pp., 77-100.
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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180.

Biased Perceptions of Income Distribution and Preferences for Redistribution: Evidence from a Survey Experiment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS)

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181.

The Process of Social Exclusion: The Dynamics of an Evolving Concept

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Brown University

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182.

The Brain Drain: A Survey of the Literature

Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Department of Statistics, Working Paper No. 2006-03-02,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna
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183.

World Bank Pension Reforms and Development Patterns in the World System and in the Wider Europe: A 109 Country Investigation Based on 33 Indicators of Economic Growth, and Human, Social and Ecological Well-Being, and a European Regional Case Study

Reforming European Pension Systems Conference, September 24 & 25, 2004, Castle of Schengen, Luxembourg, Luxembourg Institute for European and International Studies (LIEIS)
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
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184.

Engines of Inequality: Class, Race, and Family Structure

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 41, p. 567, 2007, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-11, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 791
185.

Economic Welfare from Islamic Perspective

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
INCEIF
Downloads 770
186.

Trade, Growth, and Poverty: A Selective Survey

IMF Working Paper No. 03/30
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Developing Country Studies Division and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 759
187.

Taking Prevention Seriously: Developing a Comprehensive Response to Child Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2010, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-03
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 754
188.

Child Labour and Health: Evidence and Research Issues

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and United Nations - UCW Program
Downloads 753
189.

Updating Beliefs When Evidence is Open to Interpretation: Implications for Bias and Polarization

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Institute of Mathematical Stochastics and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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190.

Can the West Help the Rest? A Review Essay of Sachs’ the End of Poverty and Easterly’s the White Man’s Burden

The Journal of Private Enterprise, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 125-140, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 709
191.

The Donor Class: Campaign Finance, Democracy, and Participation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 152, 2004
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Aug 2004
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 701
192.

The Informal Sector in Venezuela: Catalyst or Hindrance for Poverty Reduction

Asociacion Civil para la Promocion de Estudios Sociales, Poverty Project Papers Vol. 2
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Catholic University Andres Bello (UCAB) - Instituto de Investigaciones Economicas y Sociales
Downloads 701
193.

First- and Second-Generation Migrants in Germany - What Do We Know and What Do People Think?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 696
194.

International Trade and Poverty Alleviation

IMF Working Paper No. 01/54
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 May 2001
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
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195.

The Millennium Development Goals: Milestones or Millstones? Human Rights Priorities for the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Vol. XV, March 2012
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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196.

Neighbourhood Effects: Can We Measure Them and Does it Matter?

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. CASE073
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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197.

Inflation and the Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2335
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
New York University - Department of Economics and Bank of Israel

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198.

Financial Exclusion, Financial Institutions and Corporate Social Responsibility: A Developing Country Perspective

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Edinburgh Business School
Downloads 656
199.

Child Support Harming Children: Subordinating the Best Interests of Children to the Fiscal Interests of the State

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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200.

Reviewing Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives of Tobacco Industry in Pakistan

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Lahore (UOL)
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201.

The Effects of Poverty on the Susceptibility to Crime in South Africa

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Economics
Downloads 639
202.

Choiceless Choices: Deportation and the Parent-Child Relationship

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 6, p. 1165, 2006, Bender's Immigration Bulletin, Vol. 12, p. 167, February 15, 2007, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-35
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 623
203.

The Revolution in Welfare Administration: Rules, Discretion & Entrepreneurial Government

As published in New York University Law Review, Vol. 75, November 2000
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 18 Feb 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
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204.

Land Rights Issues in International Human Rights Law

Malaysian Journal on Human Rights, Vol. 4, No. 10, 2010, Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law Research Paper , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1921447
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University - Leitner Center/Fordham Law School and Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Downloads 621
205.

Crises and the Poor: Socially Responsible Macroeconomics

Inter-American Development Bank, Sustainable Development Department, Poverty and Inequality Advisory Unit Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Tulane University

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206.

Rethinking IOLTA

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 455, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law
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207.

Custody and Contradictions: Exploring Immigration Law as Federal Family Law in the Context of Child Custody

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 59, p. 453, 2008, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-30
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 556
208.

How has the Literature on Gini's Index Evolved in the Past 80 Years?

Dalhousie University, Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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209.

Charity in the 21st Century: Trending Toward Decay

Florida Tax Review, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
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210.

Inter-Country Comparisons of Poverty Based on a Capability Approach

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
The New School - Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and International School of Economics at TSU
Downloads 529