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1.

The Girl Who Cried Pain: A Bias Against Women in the Treatment of Pain

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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2.

Water Pollution and its Sources, Effects & Management: A Case Study of Delhi

Shahid Ahmed and Saba Ismail (2018) 'Water Pollution and its Sources, Effects & Management: A Case Study of Delhi', International Journal of Current Advanced Research, 07(2), pp. 10436-10442
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) - Economics and Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University)
Downloads 8,771
3.

The Coronavirus Epidemic Curve is Already Flattening in New York City

Forthcoming, National Bureau of Economic Research, Working Paper Series Electronic
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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4.

Restarting the Economy While Saving Lives Under COVID-19

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2021
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Bocconi University - Department of Finance, European University Institute and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics

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Downloads 4,842
5.

Social Animal House: The Economic and Academic Consequences of Fraternity Membership

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Working Paper Series
10 Thoughts, Union College - Department of Economics and Union College - Department of Economics

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Downloads 3,772
6.

Early Evidence on Social Distancing in Response to COVID-19 in the United States

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
UNC Greensboro
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7.

How Does Marriage Affect Physical and Psychological Health? A Survey of the Longitudinal Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,466
8.

Controlling Organized Crime and Corruption in the Public Sector

Forum on Crime and Society, Vol. 3, Nos. 1/2, December 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
International Law and Economic Development Center
Downloads 3,163
9.

The Real Cost of Political Polarization: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and Gallup
Downloads 3,063
10.

Conceptualizing the 'Fat Tax': The Role of Food Taxes in Developed Economies

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 2,832
11.

Noise Pollution, Its Sources and Effects: A Case Study of University Students in Delhi

(2018), EPRA International Journal of Economic and Business Review, 6 (2), pp. B15-B23
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) and Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) - Economics
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12.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Among Young People in Zimbabwe: A Crisis of Morality or Public Health Problem

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
North West University and Biomedical Research & Training Institute
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13.

Behavioral Law and Economics: Its Origins, Fatal Flaws, and Implications for Liberty

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-63
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, FacultyU.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
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14.

The Role of Higher Education in Human Capital Development

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan and Lead City University
Downloads 2,191
15.

Cheap Donuts and Expensive Broccoli: The Effect of Relative Prices on Obesity

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 2,171
16.

COVID-19 Crises and Tourist Travel Risk Perceptions

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 May 2020
Working Paper Series
College of Tourism and Service Management, Nankai University, Nankai University and Nankai Business School, Nankai University
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17.

Knowledge, Attitude and Acceptance of a COVID-19 Vaccine: A Global Cross-Sectional Study

International Research Journal of Business and Social Science, vol.6, no.4, 2020
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
Southern Cross University, Australia and Shanto-Mariam University of Creative Technology
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18.

Compliance with COVID-19 Mitigation Measures in the United States

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2020-21, General Subserie Research Paper No. 2020-03, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-33
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 May 2020 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of LawUniversity of California, Irvine School of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Criminology & Criminal Justice
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19.

Organ Sales and Moral Travails: Lessons from the Living Kidney Vendor Program in Iran

Cato Policy Analysis Series, No. 614, March 20, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Metrolina Nephrology Associates
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20.

A Mega-Study of Text-Based Nudges Encouraging Patients to Get Vaccinated at an Upcoming Doctor’s Appointment

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3780267, Columbia Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 05 May 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Anderson School of Management, Students, University of Pennsylvania, Geisinger Health System, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Yale School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Geisinger Health System, University of Toronto, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard Business School, Northwestern University, University of Toronto, Harvard University - Department of Economics, The Wharton School, Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business, Clarkson University–Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Bioethics ProgramGeisinger Health System, Center for Translational Bioethics and Health Care Policy, Columbia University, Harvard Business School, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Geisinger Health System, University of Toronto - Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman (BEAR), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Arizona, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at West O'ahu, University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology
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21.

Protecting Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism and the Patient Protective-Argument

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 5, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,718
22.

The Case Against Smoking Bans

Missouri Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 13, 2006, U of Missouri-Columbia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-11
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri - School of Law

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23.

The Scale of COVID-19 Graphs Affects Understanding, Attitudes, and Policy Preferences

Forthcoming, Health Economics
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Law, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Dublin City University- School of Law and Government and Yale Law School
Downloads 1,603
24.

A Mega-Study of Text-Message Nudges Encouraging Patients to Get Vaccinated at their Pharmacy

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Anderson School of Management, Students, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Geisinger Health System, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, Operations & Information Management Department, Students, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Stanford University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Geisinger Health System, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Marketing Area, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Carnegie Mellon University, Northwestern University, Harvard University, The Wharton School, Clarkson University–Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Bioethics ProgramGeisinger Health System, Center for Translational Bioethics and Health Care Policy, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, Geisinger Health System, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Arizona, Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, Harvard Business School, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at West O'ahu, University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology
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25.

Nudging Legally - On the Checks and Balances of Behavioural Regulation

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Volume 12, Issue 2, 2014 (Forthcoming), Jean Monnet Working Paper, New York University School of Law, Volume 6, 2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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26.

The Health Status of Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australians

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) and Australian National University
Downloads 1,556
27.

Health Status Determinants: Lifestyle, Environment, Health Care Resources and Efficiency

OECD Economics Department Working Paper No. 627
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 29 May 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Policy Studies Branch and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
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28.

Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2231
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,511
29.

The Intelligent Lockdown: Compliance with COVID-19 Mitigation Measures in the Netherlands

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2020-20, General Subserie Research Paper No. 2020-02
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 May 2020 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Criminology & Criminal Justice and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of LawUniversity of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 1,492
30.

The Macroeconomic Effects of a Pandemic in Europe - a Model-Based Assessment

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Lund University - Department of Economics and European Commission, DGECFINEuropean Commission
Downloads 1,491
31.

Artificial Intelligence Based Suicide Prediction

21 Yale Journal of Law and Technology 98 (2019)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,430
32.

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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33.

The Disabilities Convention: Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities or Disability Rights?

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 30, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,406
34.

Do Physicians' Financial Incentives Affect Medical Treatment and Patient Health?

SIEPR Discussion Paper No. 11-017
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Chicago
Downloads 1,391
35.

Is Food Marketing Making Us Fat? A Multi-Disciplinary Review

Chandon, Pierre and Brian Wansink (2011), “Is Food Marketing Making Us Fat? A Multi-Disciplinary Review,” Foundations and Trends in Marketing, 5:3, 113-196, INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/64/MKT/INSEAD Social Science Research Centre
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
INSEAD and Retired
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36.

The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jun 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago

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37.

Does Higher Government Spending Buy Better Results in Education and Health Care?

IMF Working Paper No. 99/21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,337
38.

Consumers' Attitude and Intention Towards Organic Food Purchase: An Extension of Theory of Planned Behavior in Gender Perspective

International Journal of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, 2015, Vol. 4(1), pp.17-31.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Sebelas Maret University
Downloads 1,305
39.

Air Quality, Infant Mortality, and the Clean Air Act of 1970

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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40.

Tort Reform and Accidental Deaths

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 50, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 30 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
1350 Main St UNIT 1703 and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,296
41.

Hospital Governance, Performance Objectives, and Organizational Form

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona, University of California, Berkeley, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Harvard Business School

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42.

Estimating the Severity of COVID-19: Evidence From the Italian Epicenter

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 31 May 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo and University of Bergamo
Downloads 1,266
43.

The Effects of Mandatory Seat Belt Laws on Driving Behavior and Traffic Fatalities

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Dec 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,266
44.

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 - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 1,244
45.

Urbanization, Urban Poverty and Health of the Urban Poor: Status, Challenges and the Way Forward

Demography India, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Urban Health Resource Centre, Independent, Formerly, Urban Health Resource Centre and Independent
Downloads 1,242
46.

Science Skepticism Reduced Compliance with COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place Policies in the United States

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-56
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 May 2020 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Bocconi University, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 1,228
47.

Nudging Healthy Lifestyles – Informing Regulatory Governance with Behavioural Research

European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 3, No. 1, January 2012, HEC Paris Research Paper No. LAW-2013-981
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Philosophy, Independent, University of San Diego School of Law, University of Michigan and Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy
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48.

Did the COVID-19 Pandemic Trigger Nostalgia? Evidence of Music Consumption on Spotify

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
Faculty of Law, KU Leuven
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49.

Do We Know What Works? A Systematic Review of Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Number of pages: 144 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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50.

Climate Change, Mortality and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the U.S.

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,140