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301.

Determinants of Bank Profitability: Macroeconomic Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
Deakin University
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302.

On the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries: Is Africa Different?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Kansas - Department of Economics

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304.

An African Success Story: Botswana

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 01-37
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

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305.

The Poverty of 'Development Economics'

IEA Hobart Paper No. 144
Number of pages: 272 Posted: 02 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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306.

The Economic Consequences of HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa

IMF Working Paper No. 02/38
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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307.

Analyzing the Impact of Globalization on Economic Development in Developing Economies: An Application of Error Correction Modelling (ECM) To Nigeria

Applied Econometrics and International Development, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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308.

Tax Revenue in Sub-Saharan Africa: Effects of Economic Policies and Corruption

IMF Working Paper No. 98/135
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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309.

Putting Regulation Before Responsibility: The Limits of Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 40, p. 171, 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,212
310.

Budget Deficits, External Debt and Economic Growth in Nigeria

Applied Econometrics and International Development, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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311.

Access to Bank Credit in Sub-Saharan Africa: Key Issues and Reform Strategies

IMF Working Paper No. 05/166
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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312.

Privatization in Africa: What Has Happened? What is to be Done?

FEEM Working Paper No. 127.05, Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
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313.

The Modern Impact of Precolonial Centralization in Africa

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
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314.

Economic Growth in Egypt: Constraints and Determinants

World Bank MENA Working Paper No. 42
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank

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315.

An Empirical Examination of Why Mobile Money Schemes Ignite in Some Developing Countries but Flounder in Most

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 723
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group and Global Economics Group
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316.

On the Effect of Foreign Aid on Corruption

Economics Bulletin, 32(3), pp. 2174-2180. (2012)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
African Governance and Development Institute
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317.

The Characteristics and Determinants of FDI in Ghana

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Ruhr-University Bochum and University of Ghana - Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER)
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318.

Development Assistance and Economic Growth: A Case Study of Botswana

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) and Musashi University
Downloads 706
319.

Doing Well by Doing Good: The Impact of Foreign Aid on Foreign Public Opinion

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Vol 9, Issue 1, pp. 87-114, March 2014
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
School of Politics & International Relations, Dartmouth College - Department of Government and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
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320.

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
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321.

Market Intelligence: Making Market Research Work for Microfinance

Accion's InSight Series, No. 7, October 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
ACCION International
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322.

The Marketing of Rebellion: Insurgents, Media, and International Activism

THE MARKETING OF REBELLION: INSURGENTS, MEDIA, AND INTERNATIONAL ACTIVISM, Cambridge University Press, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duquesne University
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323.

The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD): Opportunities and Challenges

IMF Working Paper No. 03/69
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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324.

Bank Privatization and Performance: Empirical Evidence from Nigeria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3511
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Nigeria Governors' Forum
Downloads 593
325.

Trade Liberalisation, Growth and Poverty in Senegal: A Dynamic Microsimulation Cge Model Analysis

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 05-12
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 May 2005 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Laval University - Département d'Économique, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Partnership for Economic Policy and Laval University - Département d'Économique
Downloads 578
326.

Monetary Growth and Exchange Rate Depreciation as Causes of Inflation in African Countries: An Empirical Analysis

IMF Working Paper No. 91/67
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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327.

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Determinants and Growth Effects in a Small Open Economy

The International Journal of Business and Finance Research, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 75-88, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
CUNY York College
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328.

Why Ethnic Fractionalization? Polarization, Ethnic Conflict and Growth

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 660
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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329.

Agricultural Trade Reform and the Doha Development Agenda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3607
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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330.

Voluntary Disclosure Practices Among Listed Companies in Nigeria

Advances in Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
De Montfort University - Leicester Business School
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331.

Africa's Export Structure in a Comparative Perspective

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford and United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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332.

Could Africa Be Like America?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford
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333.

Governance of Nongovernmental Organizations: A Framework and Application to Poverty Programs in East Africa

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 117
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Economics
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335.

The Social Dimension of Regional Integration in ECOWAS

International Labour Office Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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336.

Poverty Dynamics, Violent Conflict and Convergence in Rwanda

MICROCON Research Working Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

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337.

Assessing the Impact of ACP/EU Economic Partnership Agreement on West African Countries

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Ruhr-University Bochum and Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) - World Economy
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338.

Does Religion Influence Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 16 Countries

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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339.

Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - Department of Economics
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340.

Beyond Retribution and Impunity: Responding to War Crimes of Sexual Violence

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 104
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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341.

Evidence of Returns to Schooling in Africa from Household Surveys: Monitoring and Restructuring the Market for Education

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 875
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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342.

An Impact Study of the EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) in the Six ACP Regions

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 03 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Centre d'Etudes Prospectives et d'Info. Internationales (CEPII)
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343.

Trends in Human Development and Human Poverty in Namibia

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
United Nations Development Programme
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344.

Do Customs Trade Facilitation Programmes Help Reduce Customs-Related Corruption?

International Journal of Public Administration 35(2)
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 10 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and UNDP-Tajikistan
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345.

The Relationship between Religion and Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 98 Countries

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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346.

Addressing the Natural Resource Curse: An Illustration from Nigeria

IMF Working Paper No. 03/139
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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347.

The Drive to Economic Integration in Africa

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 316
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
Hamburg Institute of International Economics
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348.

The Long-Term Effects of Development Aid: Empirical Studies in Rural West Africa

Afrika Spectrum, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 155-180, 1991, Journal of the Institute for Scientific Co-operation, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 83-111, 1993
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Anthropology and African Studies, Gutenberg University, Freie Universitat Berlin (Deceased) and GIGA - Hamburg, Institute of African Affairs
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349.

The Evolution of Enterprise Reform in Africa: From State-Owned Enterprises to Private Participation in Infrastructure - and Back?

FEEM Working Paper No. 117.05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
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350.

The Macroeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Botswana

IMF Working Paper No. 01/80
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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