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481.

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 19,359
482.

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
483.

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 7,307
484.

Mechanism Theory

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,428
485.

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 4,094
486.

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 3,775
487.

New Institutional Economics

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

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488.

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 3,167
489.

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 2,862
490.

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 2,740
491.

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 2,574
492.

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 2,245
493.

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 2,243
494.

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 2,124
495.

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 1,993
496.

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 1,948
497.

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 1,852
498.

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 1,833
499.

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 1,832
500.

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 1,821
501.

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 1,717
502.

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 1,585
503.

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 1,534
504.

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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505.

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 1,397
506.

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 1,394
507.

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 1,386
508.

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 1,356
509.

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 1,331
510.

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 1,330
511.

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 1,315
512.

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 1,310
513.

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 1,303
514.

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 1,298
515.

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 1,281
516.

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
517.

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 1,265
518.

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 1,190
519.

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 1,188
520.

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 1,157
521.

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 1,130
522.

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 1,123
523.

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 1,117
524.

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 1,110
525.

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 1,110
526.

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 1,105
527.

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 1,085
528.

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 1,078
529.

Why People Obey the Law: Experimental Evidence from the Provision of Public Goods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 651; U of St. Gallen, Econ. Discussion Paper No. 2001-14
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna and Walter Eucken Institute
Downloads 1,063
530.

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 1,062