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51.

Anarchy and the Law

Edward Peter Stringham, ANARCHY AND THE LAW: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF CHOICE, Chapter 1, New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction Publishers, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Trinity College
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52.

The Role of International Accounting Standards in Foreign Direct Investment: A Case Study of Russia

International Trade and Finance Association, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Abu Dhabi University - Department of Accounting and Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,807
53.

The Shari'A Law Factor in International Commercial Arbitration

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Southwestern Law School
Downloads 1,796
54.

The Physics of God and the Quantum Gravity Theory of Everything

Number of pages: 186 Posted: 21 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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55.

Shareholder Protection: A Leximetric Approach

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No 324
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,740
56.

Corruption, Public Finances, and the Unofficial Economy

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,735
57.

Private Benefits of Control, Ownership, and the Cross-Listing Decision

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 77/2005, Dice Center Working Paper No. 2005-2
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department

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58.

Economic, Political, and Legal Factors in Financial System Development: International Patterns in Historical Perspective

Social Science Working Paper No. 1089
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Emory University
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59.

Political Instability: Its Effects on Financial Development, Its Roots in the Severity of Economic Inequality

Journal of Comparative Economics 39 (2011) 279-309
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Michigan
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60.

Do Markets Perceive Sukuk and Conventional Bonds as Different Financing Instruments?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Strasbourg - Faculty of Law and Business, International Monetary Fund and University of Strasbourg - LaRGE Research Center (Laboratoire de Recherche en Gestion et Economie)
Downloads 1,625
61.

Institutions and Development: A View from Below

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 928
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Northwestern University
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62.

When Do Foreign Banks Finance Domestic Projects? New Evidence on the Importance of Legal and Financial Systems

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,591
63.

Asian Business Systems: Institutional Comparison, Clusters, and Implications for Varieties of Capitalism and Business Systems Theory

Witt, Michael A., & Gordon Redding (2013). Asian Business Systems: Institutional Comparison, Clusters, and Implications for Varieties of Capitalism and Business Systems Theory. Socio-Economic Review, 11, 2, 265-300.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
INSEAD and INSEAD
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64.

Corporate Governance in Germany: An Economic Perspective

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt - Chair of Banking and Finance
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65.

Taming or Protecting the Modern Corporation? Shareholder-Stakeholder Debates in a Comparative Light

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1669444, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 165/2010, NYU Journal of Law & Business, Vol. 7, Issue. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 01 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
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66.

Moral Behavior in Stock Markets: Islamic Finance and Socially Responsible Investment

ECONOMICS AND MORALITY: ANTHROPOLOGICAL APPROACHES, K. E. Browne, B. L. Milgram, eds., pp. 233-255, Lanham: AltaMira Press, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois State University - Sociology
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67.

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)
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68.

Far from Home: Do Foreign Investors Import Higher Standards of Governance in Transition Economies?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 May 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Governance and Public Sector Reform, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI)
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69.

Convergence in Corporate Governance: Empirical Evidence from Europe 2000-2003

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, St. Peter's College
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70.

Varieties of Capitalism, Varieties of Markets: Mergers and Acquisitions in Japan, Germany, France, the UK and USA

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Freie Universität Berlin and Waseda University - Graduate School of Commerce
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71.

Corporate Governance and Cross-Listing: Evidence from European Companies

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University, University of Oxford, St. Peter's College and Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
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72.

Culture Rules: The Foundations of the Rule of Law and Other Norms of Governance

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Psychology

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73.

Hayekian Anarchism

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Trinity College and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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74.

Taxation and Public Finance: A Philosophical and Ethical Approach

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,415
75.

The Future of Business Groups in Emerging Markets: Long Run Evidence from Chile

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jan 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
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76.

Corporate Governance Theories: From Micro Theories to National Systems Theories

Universite de Bourgogne Fargo Working Paper No. 1040101
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Universite de Bourgogne - LEG/FARGO
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77.

Zakat: Drawing Insights for Legal Theory and Economic Policy from Islamic Jurisprudence

University of Pittsburgh Tax Review, Vol. 7, No. 43, 2009, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
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78.

What Does Not Work in Comparing Securities Laws: A Critique on La Porta et al.'s Methodology

International Company and Commercial Law Review, pp. 300-305, 2005, CPC-RPS No. 0009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
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79.

The Economic Effects of Human Rights

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Phillips University Marburg and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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80.

COVID-19 and Comparative Corporate Governance

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3772965, Forthcoming Journal of Corporation Law (2021), European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 563/2021
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2021
Working Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law and Columbia University
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81.

Geography, Economic Policy and Regional Development in China

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1950
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 10 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Lyon 2 - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, University of California, Davis - Department of Economics, China Data Center, University of Toledo and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)

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82.

Network Capital: Value of Currency Protocols Bitcoin & SolarCoin Cases in Context

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 19-2
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Carbon Finance Labs and Columbia Business School
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83.

Bitcoin versus Regulated Payment Systems: What Gives?

38 Cardozo Law Review 1041 (2017)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business and Oklahoma City University - School of Law
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84.

Dodging the Grabbing Hand: The Determinants of Unofficial Activity in 69 Countries

Conference Paper, The Nobel Symposium in Economics - The Economics of Transition, Stockholm, September 1999
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Operations Research & Industrial Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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85.

Societal Innovation: Between Dream and Reality Lies Complexity

DRIFT Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 17 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Maastricht - ICIS
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86.

The Evolution of the Modern Corporation: Corporate Governance Reform in Context

2013 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1001 (2013)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law and Society, Seattle University School of Law
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87.

The Choice of Privatization Method and the Financial Performance of Newly Privatized Firms in Transition Economies

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jan 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sussex Business School, University of Hull - Department of Accounting and Vienna University of Technology
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88.

Modernization Theory

Published in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia, International Relations, 2010, DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190846626.013.266
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jul 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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89.

The Role of the State in Contract Law: The Common-Civil Law Divide

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 143-189, 2018, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-01
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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90.

The Regulation of Labor

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Pontifica Universidad Javeriana Law School, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,118
91.

A Critical Assessment of Islamic Economics

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Hamburg Institute of International Economics
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93.

The Inequality of Influence

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 May 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Governance and Public Sector Reform and Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI)
Downloads 1,084
94.

The Five-Phases of Economic Development and Institutional Evolution in China and Japan

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Stanford University

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95.

Explicit and Implicit System of Corporate Control - a Convergence Theory of Shareholder Rights

CBC-RPS No. 0001
Number of pages: 157 Posted: 07 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
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96.

Financial Stability: The Significance and Distinctiveness of Islamic Banking in Malaysia

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 555
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
University of LondonKingston University - Economics
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97.

Bitcoin, Virtual Currencies, and the Struggle of Law and Regulation to Keep Pace

102 Marquette Law Review 447 (2018)
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 15 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
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98.

Innovation in Corporate Law

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jul 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University School of Law, Ernst & Young, London School of Economics - Law Department and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,025
99.

Firm Level Innovation and Productivity - is There a Common Story Across Countries?

ZEW Discussion Paper No. 03-26
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Center for European Economic Research (ZEW), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Center for European Economic Research (ZEW)
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100.

Dynamic Platform Competition in Two-Sided Markets

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Stanford University - School of Engineering
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