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281.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime

Quarterly Journal of Economics
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago

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282.

Emotional Problems among Children with Same-Sex Parents: Difference by Definition

British Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science 7(2):99-120, 2015
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The Catholic University of America
Downloads 7,546
283.

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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284.

'Just the Oven': A Law & Economics Approach to Gestational Surrogacy Contracts

PERSPECTIVES FOR THE UNIFICATION OR HARMONISATION OF FAMILY LAW IN EUROPE, pp. 412-433, Katharina Boele-Woelki, ed., Antwerp: Intersentia, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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285.

From Stagnation to Growth: Unified Growth Theory

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Working Paper No. 2004-1
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 08 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics

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286.

Female Labour Force Participation: Past Trends and Main Determinants in OECD Countries

OECD Working Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,665
287.

Destruction, Disinvestment, and Death: Economic and Human Losses Following Environmental Disaster

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of San Francisco and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 1,394
288.

Parent-Child Quality Time: Does Birth Order Matter?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University
Downloads 1,297
289.

Natural Selection and the Evolution of Life Expectancy

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Paper No. 02-05
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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290.

Reserving Time for Daddy: The Short and Long-Run Consequences of Fathers' Quotas

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornell University
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291.

The Problem of Population and Growth: A Review of the Literature from Malthus to Contemporary Models of Endogenous Population and Endogenous Growth

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 205-242, January 1997
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Downloads 1,061
292.

Social Media Use and Children's Wellbeing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10412
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield, University of Sheffield - Department of Economics, University of Sheffield and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,043
293.

Infant and Child Mortality in Eastern Africa: Causes and Differentials - A Review of the Literature

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
York University
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294.

Abortion Access and Risky Sex Among Teens: Parental Involvement Laws and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 24, No. 1, p. 2, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 175, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy

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295.

School Subsidies for the Poor: Evaluating the Mexican Progresa Poverty Program

Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 834
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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296.

More Men, More Crime: Evidence from China's One-Child Policy

IZA Working Paper No. 3214
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
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297.

From Soft to Hard Paternalism and Back: The Regulation of Surrogate Motherhood in Greece

Portuguese Economic Journal, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 205-220, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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298.

Can Parents Afford to Work? Childcare Costs, Tax-Benefit Policies and Work Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1932
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Europe and Central Asia and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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299.

The Family's Role in Society

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Southern Virginia University
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300.

Kindergarten Entrance Age and Children's Achievement: Impacts of State Policies, Family Background, and Peers

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University and University of Illinois at Chicago
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301.

Touchdowns, Toddlers, and Taboos: On Paying College Athletes and Surrogate Contract Mothers

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 5, 1989
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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302.

Ex-ante Evaluation of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: The Case of Bolsa Escola

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2916; William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Paris School of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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303.

Child Labor and School Attendance: Two Joint Decisions

University of Aarhus CLS Working Paper No. 98-015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Business
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304.

The Regulation of Surrogate Motherhood in Greece

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
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305.

The Unexpected Harm of Same-Sex Marriage: A Critical Appraisal, Replication and Re-Analysis of Wainright and Patterson's Studies of Adolescents with Same-Sex Parents

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
The Catholic University of America
Downloads 752
306.

Toward a Feminist Theory of the Rural

Utah Law Review, p. 421, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 751
307.

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 738
308.

Revisiting the Link Between Poverty and Child Labor: The Ghanaian Experience

CLS Working Paper No. 01-03
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region

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309.

The Demographic Transition and the Emergence of Sustained Economic Growth

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Working Paper No. 4-04
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics

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310.

Economic and Biological Evolution: A Non-equilibrium and Real Option Approach

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Northern British Columbia - School of Business
Downloads 700
311.

Property Rights for the Poor: Effects of Land Titling

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 695
312.

The Evolution of Income and Fertility Inequalities over the Course of Economic Development: A Human Capital Perspective

Journal of Human Capital, Vol. 1, Winter 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Korea University - Department of Economics

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313.

Technology Mediated Dispute Resolution (TMDR): Opportunities and Dangers

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, p. 213, 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
Downloads 645
314.

Family Planning as an Investment in Development: Evaluation of a Program's Consequences in Matlab, Bangladesh

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 951, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2639, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 13 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 631
315.

Gender, Geography, and Rural Justice

Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 23, p. 338, 2008, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 129
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 618
316.

The Evolution of Entrepreneurial Spirit and the Process of Development

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics

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317.

Demography and Economic Growth in Spain: A Time Series Analysis

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Valencia - Department of Financial Economics and University of Valencia
Downloads 598
318.

The Fertility Transition: Economic Explanations

Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 833
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 594
319.

Empowerment of Microcredit Participants and its Spillover Effects: Evidence from the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh

Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 173-183, 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University
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320.

An Evaluation of the Performance of Regression Discontinuity Design on PROGRESA

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3386; IZA Discussion Paper No. 827
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Melbourne Institute and World Bank
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321.

Education and Family Background: Mechanisms and Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5002
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics

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322.

Family Law Armageddon: The Story of Morgan v. Foretich

Family Law Stories, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 May 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law and University of Oregon - School of Law
Downloads 565
323.

Sports and Child Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3629
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 562
324.

The Impact of Home Ownership on Child Outcomes

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, Purdue University - College of Liberal Arts and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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325.

Population, Technology, and Growth: From the Malthusian Regime to the Demographic Transition

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics

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326.

Does Globalisation Increase Child Labour?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 470
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics and Management, University of Florence, United Nations - UCW Program and United Nations - UCW Programme
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327.

The Child Labour in Developing Countries: A Challenge to Millennium Development Goals

Indus Journal of Management & Social Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 1-8, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
North-West University
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328.

Fertility, Female Labor Supply and Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 409
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 507
329.

Causal Effects of Paternity Leave on Children and Parents

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3513
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
BI Norwegian Business School, Norwegian School of Management (BI) - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway - Research Department

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330.

Sex Discrimination in the Labor Market

Foundations and Trends in Microeconomics, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 281-361, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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