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21.

Are State Public Pensions Sustainable? Why the Federal Government Should Worry About State Pension Liabilities

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 7,786
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Public Pension Promises: How Big are They and What are They Worth?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Simon Business School, University of Rochester and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 5,237
23.

Like Uber, But for Local Governmental Policy: The Future of Local Regulation of the 'Sharing Economy'

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 15-01
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,520
24.

The Market for Corporate Law

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 162, pp. 134-172, 2006, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 377
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and Harvard Law School

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Downloads 2,550
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Firms' Decisions Where to Incorporate

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 46, pp. 383-425, 2003, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 351, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 003
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics

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Downloads 2,296
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Distributed Security: A New Model of Law Enforcement

John Marshall Journal of Computer & Information Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Dayton - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,725
27.

The Growth Effects of Sport Franchises, Stadia and Arenas

UMBC Dept. of Economics Working Paper #97-02
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Sep 1997
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland, Baltimore County and West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,703
28.

Taxation, Political Accountability, and Foreign Aid: Lessons from Somaliland

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt Center for Study of Democratic Institutions
Downloads 1,693
29.

Federal Corporate Law: Lessons from History

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, pp. 1793-1839, 2006, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 558
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,567
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A New Approach to Takeover Law and Regulatory Competition

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 87, pp. 111-164, 2001 , Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 309
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,537
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Born in the U.S.A.? Rethinking Birthright Citizenship in the Wake of 9/11

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Downloads 1,132
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The Myth of State Competition in Corporate Law

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 55, p. 679, 2002
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 02 Jan 2003
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,084
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Does the Evidence Favor State Competition in Corporate Law?

California Law Review, Vol. 90, pp. 1775-1821, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School

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Downloads 974
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Evaluating the Impact of School Decentralization on Education Quality

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Downloads 952
36.

Governmental Accounting and Austerity Policies: Accounting Representations of Public Debt and Deficit in Europe and Abroad

Accounting Forum (2016). DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.accfor.2016.05.003, EGPA Permanent Study Group XII “Public Sector Financial Management”, ISCTE Business School, Lisbon (Portugal), May 8-9, 2014., Accounting, Economics and Law Research Network Conference, SASE Annual Meeting, University of Milano, 27-29 June 2013. , 8th International EIASM Public Sector Conference, Edinburgh (UK), 2-4 September, 2014.,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)
Downloads 944
37.

The Neglected Political Economy of Eminent Domain

105 Michigan Law Review 102 (2006), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 06-01
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 21 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 935
38.

Decentralization and Political Institutions

CEFIR Working Paper, Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 91, 2007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Institute of Political Economy and Governance and Paris School of Economics (EHESS)

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39.

The Self-Organisation of Politics, Power and the Nation State

INTAS Project "Human Strategies in Complexity" Research Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Salzburg
Downloads 893
40.

The Benefits of Tax Competition

IEA Hobart Paper No. 153
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Bournemouth University
Downloads 889
41.

Foot Voting, Federalism, and Political Freedom

NOMOS LV: Federalism and Subsidiarity, 110-154 (James Fleming and Jacob Levy eds., 2014), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-68
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 879
42.

Double Taxation: A European 'Switch in Time'?

Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
NYU School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 854
43.

On Takeover Law and Regulatory Competition

Business Lawyer, Vol. 57, pp. 1047-1068, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 363, 2002
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 May 2002 Last Revised: 10 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 849
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Enhancing the Investor Appeal of Renewable Energy

Environmental Law, Vol. 42, 681 (2012), Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2020803
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 829
45.

Cybersecurity: What About U.S. Policy?

Journal of Law, Technology and Policy, Vol. 2015, 341 (2015)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University
Downloads 797
46.

Freedom of Choice in European Corporate Law

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2004
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 04 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 783
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Investment Practices of State and Local Pension Funds: Implications for Social Security Reform

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 1999-01
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University - Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI) and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research

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Downloads 774
48.

Fiscal Decentralization and Governance: A Cross-Country Analysis

IMF Working Paper No. 01/71
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
OECD and Government of the United States of America - Federal Trade Commission
Downloads 763
49.

Oates' Decentralization Theorem and Public Governance

Econpubblica Working Paper No. 95
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Padua - Department of Economics
Downloads 744
50.

Monetary and Fiscal Policy Coordination and Macroeconomic Stabilization. A Theoretical Analysis

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 742
51.

The Revenue Demands of Public Employee Pension Promises

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
Simon Business School, University of Rochester and Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 741
52.

Pills and Partisans: Understanding Takeover Defenses

160 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 633 (2012), Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 407, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 736
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The Intergenerational Transfer of Public Pension Promises

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Simon Business School, University of Rochester and Stanford Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 731
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Political Uncertainty and IPO Activity: Evidence from U.S. Gubernatorial Elections

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Hanken School of Economics, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Iowa - Department of Finance
Downloads 717
55.

A Theory of Tax Discrimination

NYU Jean Monnet Working Paper No. 09/06
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 707
56.

Political Uncertainty and Investment: Causal Evidence from U.S. Gubernatorial Elections

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
Downloads 693
57.

Empty Promises: Settlor's Intent, the Uniform Trust Code, and the Future of Trust Investment Law

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 686
58.

The Limits of Career Concerns in Federalism: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and Paris School of Economics (EHESS)

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Downloads 675
59.

Governance and the City: An Empirical Exploration into Global Determinants of Urban Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3712
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank Institute and World Bank Institute
Downloads 659
60.

The City as a Law and Economic Subject

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 09-47, University of Illinois Law Review, Volume 2010, No. 5, pp. 1507-1564
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 633
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Smarter Finance for Cleaner Energy: Open up Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) to Renewable Energy Investment

Brookings Remaking Federalism/Renewing the Economy Series, 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance
Downloads 623
62.

The Mainstreaming of Libertarian Constitutionalism

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 43-70, 2014 (Symposium on “Law and Neoliberalism”), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 15-04,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 620
63.

Challenges in the Comparative Analysis of Local Government Bureaucracy and Performance Measurement: The Case of Italy and the United States

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Management and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 608
64.

Federalism and State Democracy

Texas Law Review, Vol. 95, 2016, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 562, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 534
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
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65.

Start-Up Barriers in Germany: A Review of the Empirical Literature

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Trier - Faculty of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht - EBS Business School - Department of Governance & Economics and Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), KfW Development Bank
Downloads 599
66.

Smart Growth and the Greening of Comprehensive Plans and Land Use Regulations

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 593
67.

The Leviathan of Thomas Hobbes

Cuaderno CIPE, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
Downloads 584
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Made in America for European Tax: The Internal Consistency Test

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 566
69.

Federalism Form and Function in the Detroit Bankruptcy

33 Yale Journal on Regulation 55 (2016), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2635767
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 07 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 559
70.

Evaluating the Impacts of Local Economic Development Policies On Local Economic Outcomes: What Has Been Done and What is Doable?

Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper No. 03-89
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
Downloads 549