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1.

Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking?

World Development, 41 (1), 2013, pp. 67-82
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics, Heidelberg University and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
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2.

The Economic Lives of the Poor

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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3.

Role of Education in Women Empowerment and Development: Issues and Impact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Poornaprajna College and St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 4,999
4.

Human Development and Economic Growth

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased)
Downloads 4,039
5.

Measuring Education Inequality: Gini Coefficients of Education

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Brazil, Cornell University and The World Bank
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6.

Can Development Programs Counter Insurgencies?: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and New Economic SchoolInstitute of Political Economy and Governance
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7.

From Physical to Human Capital Accumulation: Inequality in the Process of Development

Brown University Working Paper No. 99-27
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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8.

Brain Drain and Ldcs' Growth: Winners and Losers

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Luxemburg, Université catholique de LouvainLuxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,516
9.

Economic Impact of Colonialism, 1800-1950

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University
Downloads 2,335
10.

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 2,190
11.

Are Immigrant Remittance Flows a Source of Capital for Development?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/189
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Duke University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund - INS
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12.

Does Human Capital Matter for Growth in OECD Countries? Evidence from Pooled Mean-Group Estimates

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and OECD, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs
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13.

Corporate Governance, Human Resource Management and Firm Performance

DTI Economics Working Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, King's College London - The Management Centre, University of Stellbosch, Freie Universität Berlin and King's College London - The Management Centre
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14.

The Gig Economy & The Future of Employment and Labor Law

University of San Francisco Law Review, Forthcoming, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-223
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
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15.

Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives

Number of pages: 299 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Initiative for Policy Dialogue, United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Downloads 1,831
16.

Arrival of Young Talent : The Send-down Movement and Rural Education in China

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2021
Accepted Paper Series
ShanghaiTech University - School of Entrepreneurship and Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Public Economics & Administration, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
Downloads 1,824
17.

The Law of the Platform

Minnesota Law Review, 2016, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-212
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 1,808
18.

India Migration Bibliography

Number of pages: 183 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore - Department of Economics and Social Sciences
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19.

Critical Factors of Women Entrepreneurship Development in Rural Bangladesh

Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Rajshahi University
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20.

Intellectual Capital Evaluation: Relationship between Knowledge Management Implementation and Company’s Performance

12th European Conference on Knowledge Management, September 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Accepted Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
Downloads 1,716
21.

Paths to Success: The Relationship between Human Development and Economic Growth

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,678
22.

Abolishing GDP

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-019/3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics
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23.

Growth Theory Through the Lens of Development Economics

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,640
24.

Human Capital Development

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 225
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Asian Development Bank

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Downloads 1,557
25.

Index for Measurement of the Level of Tertiary Education in Developing Countries: Theory and Application

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)Independent Research Group “Analytics in Economics and Security” and Vinnitsa National Technical University (VNTU)
Downloads 1,496
26.

Shadow Education: School Quality and Demand for Private Tutoring in Korea

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 1,492
27.

Modelling for Determinants of Human Trafficking

Social Inclusion 3 (Special Issue "Perspectives on Human Trafficking and Modern Forms of Slavery"): 2-21, 2015
Number of pages: 168 Posted: 26 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics
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28.

German-Jewish Emigres and U.S. Invention

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
NYU Stern Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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29.

Green HRM in Pursuit of Environmentally Sustainable Business

Universal Journal of Industrial and Business Management, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 74-81, June, 2015, ISSN: 2332-3310 (Print), ISSN: 2332-3329 (Online), Horizon Research Publishing Corporation, Alhambra, USA.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Institute of Management, Nirma UniversityNirma University, Students and Nirma University - Institute of Management
Downloads 1,445
30.

The Impacts of Rapid Population Growth on Poverty, Food Production, and the Environment

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 98-13
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Feb 1999
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics

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31.

China's Pattern of Growth: Moving to Sustainability and Reducing Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3767
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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32.

A Theory of Political Transitions

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 1,383
33.

China's (Uneven) Progress Against Poverty

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and World Bank
Downloads 1,364
34.

Measuring Human Resources: A Case Study in Small and Medium Enterprises

Proceedings, Seminar National Industrial Services, Universitas Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa, Cilegon, Banten, Indonesia, pp. 101-114, April 29-30, 2009 (ISBN 978-979-19280-0-7)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
International University Liaison Indonesia (IULI)
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35.

Socioeconomic Rights of Refugees in Times of Crisis: The Case of Palestinians in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
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36.

The Ancient Roots of Modern Financial Innovation: The Early History of Regulatory Arbitrage

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 93, 2008, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 04-11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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37.

An Emprical Analysis of the Impact of Public Expenditure on Education and Health on Poverty in Indian States

IGIDR Working Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Australia South Asia Research Centre (ASARC), Queen's University - Department of Economics and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU)
Downloads 1,284
38.

Reducing Child Mortality and Malnutrition: Cross-Country Evidence on the Role of Growth and Social Indicators.

Forthcoming, Economic & Political Weekly
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Government of India
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39.

Microfinance and Poverty Reduction in Ghana: Evidence from Policy Beneficiaries

Review of Business & Finance Studies, v. 6 (1) p. 99-108
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Takoradi Polytechnic, Cape Coast Polytechnic and Jayee University College, Ghana
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40.

From L.A. to Boise: How Migration Has Changed During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2021
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Finance and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
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41.

The European Crisis and Migration to Germany: Expectations and the Diversion of Migration Flows

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7170
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Auvergne, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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42.

A Human Capital Theory of Growth: New Evidence for an Old Idea

Center for Research in Economics and Finance (CIEF), Working Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF)
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43.

The Economics of Migrants' Remittances

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Université catholique de LouvainLuxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
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44.

A New Data Set of Educational Inequality in the World, 1950-2010: Gini Index of Education by Age Group

W, Benaabdelaali., S, Hanchane., A, Kamal. (2012), Chapter 13 Educational Inequality in the World, 1950–2010: Estimates from a New Dataset, in John A. Bishop, Rafael Salas (ed.) Inequality, Mobility and Segregation: Essays in Honor of Jacques Silber (Research on Economic Inequality, Volume 20), Emer
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Higher Council of Education, Higher Council of Education and Higher Council of Education
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45.

Human Capital and Innovation

Analele Universitatii din Oradea, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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46.

Globalization, Brain Drain and Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5590
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Université catholique de LouvainLuxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,122
47.

Environmental Sustainability and Human Development: A Greening of Human Development Index

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Napoli Parthenope
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48.

Smarter Cities for Smarter Growth: How Cities Can Optimize Their Systems for the Talent-Based Economy

IBM Institute for Business Value, May 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
IBM Corporation - Institute for Business Value, Trinity College, Dublin and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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49.

Inequality and Economic Growth: Do Natural Resources Matter?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Iceland - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and University of Iceland
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50.

China’s 'New Generation' Rural-Urban Migrants: Migration Motivation and Migration Patterns

Migration Information Source, 2012.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
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