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401.

Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Gallup and Gallup
Downloads 19,840
402.

Existence and Efficiency of Nash Equilibria under Deterministic Voting

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 12,101
403.

Separation of Powers, Political Competition and Efficient Provision of Public Goods

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 7,308
404.

Mechanism Theory

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,555
405.

The International Politics of IFRS Harmonization

Accounting, Economics and Law 3, No. 2 (April 2013), Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 11-132
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 4,113
406.

Origin of the Theory of Agency: An Account By One of the Theory's Originators

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 3,842
407.

New Institutional Economics

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Sep 1998
Working Paper Series
Baylor University, Department of Entrepreneurship

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Downloads 3,428
408.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
Downloads 3,172
409.

Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oregon - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,886
410.

Corporate Speech and the First Amendment: History, Data, and Implications

Constitutional Commentary, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,761
411.

Rola Grup Interesów W Procesie Stanowienia Prawa W Polsce (The Role of Groups of Interest in the Legislation Process in Poland)

Number of pages: 168 Posted: 30 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Narxoz University, Cracow University of Economics, IÉSEG School of Management, Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) and Cracow University of Economics
Downloads 2,576
412.

Government Control of the Media

Journal of Public Economics, vol. 118, pp. 163-171, October 2014.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 2,256
413.

Why Resource-Poor Dictators Allow Freer Media: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, No. 4, pp. 645-668, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Sciences Po and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 2,251
414.

Dictators and Their Viziers: Endogenizing the Loyalty-Competence Trade-Off

Journal of European Economic Association, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 903–930, October 2011,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 2,128
415.

Tax Systems in the World: An Empirical Investigation into the Importance of Tax Bases, Collection Costs, and Political Regime

Carleton Economic Working Paper No. 01-03, International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 13, 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Carleton University - School of Public Policy and Administration
Downloads 2,002
416.

Towards an Understanding of the Role of Standard Setters in Standard Setting

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 10-105
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - Marriott School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,956
417.

Differences between Politically Connected and Non-Connected Firms: A Cross Country Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 1,858
418.

The Implications of Unverifiable Fair-Value Accounting: Evidence from the Political Economy of Goodwill Accounting

MIT Sloan School of Management Research Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School

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Downloads 1,841
419.

Investor Protection and Interest Group Politics

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23. No. 3, pp. 1089-1119, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 603
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics

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Downloads 1,837
420.

The Euro Area Crisis: Politics Over Economics

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5091-14
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 1,828
421.

Government Control of Privatized Firms

ECGI - Working Paper No. 40/2004, FEEM Working Paper No. 130.04, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management

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Downloads 1,718
422.

Behavioral Political Economy: A Survey

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4988
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Institute for Economics, Chair for Microeconomics and University of Kassel

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Downloads 1,605
423.

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 1,555
424.

Jobs, Crime, and Votes: A Short-Run Evaluation of the Refugee Crisis in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10494
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Strathclyde and Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)

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Downloads 1,518
425.

Blockholders: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 475/2016
Number of pages: 121 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and Boston College - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,441
426.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, The George Washington University Law School, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,401
427.

The Politics of Government Investment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 106, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Arizona State University
Downloads 1,398
428.

On the Political Economy of the Financial Crisis and Bailout of 2008

Public Choice, Vol. 140, No. 3-4, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,358
429.

Sex without Romance: The Political Economy of Prostitution

LAW WITHOUT ROMANCE, Edward Lopez, ed., 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,335
430.

Being the New York Times: The Political Behaviour of a Newspaper

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pavia

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Downloads 1,333
431.

The Euro Area Crisis Five Years After the Original Sin

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5147-15
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,326
432.

Auditor Lobbying on Accounting Standards

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 15-055
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - Marriott School, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Boston College
Downloads 1,319
433.

Do Shareholders Vote Strategically? Voting Behavior, Proposal Screening, and Majority Rules

Mannheim Finance Working Paper No. 2006-15, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 31/2003 , EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 2516
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Mannheim Business School and State University of New York at Binghamton - School of Management

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Downloads 1,318
434.

Privatisation and Institutions: A cross Country Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 375
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Italy and National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA)
Downloads 1,307
435.

Central Bank Independence: An Update of Theory and Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 255
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Free University Berlin - Department of Economics, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Tilburg University (CentER) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,306
436.

Press Freedom, Human Capital and Corruption

DELTA Working Paper No. 2002-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Public Governance and Territorial Development; OECD
Downloads 1,280
437.

The Past, Present, and Future of Bankruptcy Law in America

Michigan Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,266
438.

Corporate Governance and Corporate Political Activity: What Effect Will Citizens United Have on Shareholder Wealth?

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 684
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,192
439.

A Simple Explanation for Why Campaign Expenditures are Increasing: The Government is Getting Bigger

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 43, No. 2, 2000, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 246
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Crime Prevention Research Center
Downloads 1,189
440.

Evolution of Mobile Banking Regulations: A Case Study on Legislator's Behavior

Strategic Change: Briefings in Entrepreneurial Finance 26(1): 3-20
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
CEREN EA 7477 Burgundy School of Business - Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté
Downloads 1,163
441.

The Political Economy of News Media: Theory, Evidence and Open Issues

Handbook of Alternative Theories of Public Economics, Chelthenam, Edward Elgar Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
LUISS Guido Carli University
Downloads 1,141
442.

A Theory of Political Transitions

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-26
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Government
Downloads 1,135
443.

Communication and Decision-Making in Corporate Boards

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 1,131
444.

Bubbles, Gullibility, and Other Challenges for Economics, Psychology, Sociology, and Information Sciences

First Monday, Vol. 15, No. 9, Sept. 2010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
Downloads 1,119
445.

The Personal Wealth Interests of Politicians and Government Intervention in the Economy

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
London Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,116
446.

The Use and Abuse of Investor Suits: An Inquiry into the Dark Side of Shareholder Activism

European Company and Financial Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2010-001, CBC-RPS Paper No. 1/2010
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Business Law and ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Downloads 1,108
447.

Strategy in Contests - An Introduction

WZB-Markets and Politics Working Paper No. SP II 2007-01
Number of pages: 132 Posted: 01 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Downloads 1,089
448.

Ethnic Polarization, Potential Conflict, and Civil Wars

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 770
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 1,088
449.

Attack When the World Is Not Watching? U.S. News and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 19 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 1,080
450.

The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices

Turnbull, Shann 2012. The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices. In The Sage handbook of CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Thomas Clarke and Douglas Branson, eds., Chapter 19, 428-449, Sage: London & Thousand Oaks, CA.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 19 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
International Institute for Self-Governance
Downloads 1,075