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1.

Are State Public Pensions Sustainable? Why the Federal Government Should Worry About State Pension Liabilities

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 8,110
2.

Impacts of Private Prison Contracting on Inmate Time Served and Recidivism

Mukherjee, Anita. 2020. "Impacts of Private Prison Contracting on Inmate Time Served and Recidivism", American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Wisconsin School of Business
Downloads 6,396
3.

Understanding Modern Banking Ledgers Through Blockchain Technologies: Future of Transaction Processing and Smart Contracts on the Internet of Money

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Department of Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics, Heriot-Watt University and University College London - Financial Computing and Analytics Group, Department of Computer Science
Downloads 4,986
4.

Public Pension Plan Reform: The Legal Framework

Education, Finance & Policy, Vol. 5, 2010, Minnesota Legal Studies Research No. 10-13
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
Downloads 3,593
5.

An Examination of the Effects of Budgetary Control on Performance: Evidence from the Cities

AAA 2008 MAS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Louisville - College of Business and Northern Illinois University - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 2,135
6.

Local Governments in Nigeria: Relevance and Effectiveness in Poverty Reduction and Economic Development

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
African Institute for Applied Economics and African Institute for Applied Economics (AIAE)
Downloads 2,081
7.

Budget Processes and Commitment to Fiscal Discipline

IMF Working Paper No. 96/78
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,371
8.

The Reform of the Italian Local Government Accounting System. A Critical Analysis

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia
Downloads 1,120
9.

Does Decentralization Increase Government Responsiveness to Local Needs? Evidence from Bolivia

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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Downloads 1,089
10.

Do Fiscal Rules Matter?

Harvard Economics Department Working Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,078
11.

A Literature Review on Public Sector Accounting Research

The Jahangirnagar Journal of Business Studies, Volume 5, Issue 1, Page 39-52, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Jahangirnagar University and University of Dhaka
Downloads 1,059
12.

The Senate Immigration Bill Rewards Lawbreaking: Why the Dream Act is a Nightmare

Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1960, August 14, 2006
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 1,049
13.

Fiscal Decentralization and Regional Disparity: Evidence from Cross-Section and Panel Data

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Technology University of Braunschweig
Downloads 1,048
14.

How Governments Pay: Lawsuits, Budgets, and Police Reform

63 UCLA L. Rev. 1144 (2016), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 15-23
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 966
15.

Decentralization and Local Government in Bolivia: An Overview from the Bottom Up

Crisis States Programme Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Downloads 870
16.

Excessive Pharmaceutical Prices and Competition Law: Doctrinal Development to Protect Public Health

UC Irvine Law Review, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp. 281-320, Dec. 2016, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 787, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 16-4
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 828
17.

Assessing Reforms of Government Accounting and Budgeting

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Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
School Accountability Group and Northern Arizona University
Downloads 725
18.

Immigration, Amnesty, and the Rule of Law

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 674
19.

Governance from Below: A Theory of Local Government with Two Empirical Tests

LSE-STICERD Political Economy and Public Policy Working Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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20.

Funding Public Pension Plans

John Marshall Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 837-878, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 636
21.

Time for a Top-Tier Law School in Arkansas

Advance Arkansas Institute Policy Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
Downloads 610
22.

Statutes as Contracts? The 'California Rule' and its Impact on Public Pension Reform

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 97, 2012, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-40
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
Downloads 605
23.

The Financing of Local Government in China: Stimulus Loan Wanes and Shadow Banking Waxes

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, University of Chicago - Finance and Tsinghua University - School of Economics and Management

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24.

Auditor’s Independence and Accountability in Nigeria Public Enterprises: A Case of the Nigerian Ports Authority

KASU Journal of Management Sciences,Vol. 1, No. 4, January 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna
Downloads 570
25.

The Public Pension Crisis

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-48
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University School of Law
Downloads 546
26.

Civic Republicanism, Public Choice Theory, and Neighborhood Councils: A New Model for Civic Engagement

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Downloads 525
27.

Discussion of the Influence of Elections on the Accounting Choices of Governmental Entities

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Downloads 520
28.

Public Sector Decentralization: Measurement Concepts and Recent International Trends

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 04-074
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Center for European Economic Research (ZEW)
Downloads 520
29.

Competition and Big-Six Brand Name Reputation: Evidence from the Ontario Municipal Audit Market

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Waterloo and Independent

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30.

Bankruptcy, Backwards: The Problem of Quasi-Sovereign Debt

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, p. 888, 2012, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 504
31.

Trends in Human Development and Human Poverty in Namibia

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
United Nations Development Programme
Downloads 490
32.

Tontine Pensions

163(3) University of Pennsylvania Law Review 755-831 (Feb. 2015)
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oklahoma College of Law and Independent
Downloads 487
33.

Intellectual Property Rights and Stem Cell Research: Who Owns the Medical Breakthroughs?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 486
34.

Decentralization's Effects on Educational Outcomes in Bolivia and Colombia

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics
Downloads 481
35.

Policy Options for Secondary Road Construction and Management in the Commonwealth of Virginia

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-17
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
George Mason University School of Public Policy
Downloads 477
36.

Moving Toward the New Public Management Paradigm

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and University of Bologna - Department of Management
Downloads 472
37.

Time for Permanent Estate Tax Reform

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 470
38.

The Effects of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 on Defined Benefit Pension Contributions

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and University of Wisconsin - Madison

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39.

All Areas of Suspected Disability

Loyola Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 289, 2013, DePaul Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
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40.

2009 Developments in Connecticut Estate and Probate Law

Connecticut Bar Journal, Vol. 84, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 May 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Reid and Riege, P.C. and Quinnipiac University School of Law
Downloads 467
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Decentralisation and Poverty Reduction: A Conceptual Framework for the Economic Impact

GIGA Working Paper No 3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Institut für Iberoamerika-Kunde
Downloads 467
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Translating into Votes: The Electoral Impact of Spanish-Language Ballots

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 463
43.

Designing Zero-based Budgeting for Public Organizations

Problems and Perspectives in Management, Volume 17, Issue 2, 2019
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
American University of Ras Al Khaimah
Downloads 452
44.

Debt and Taxes? The Effect of TCJA Interest Limitations on Capital Structure

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Downloads 446
45.

Where the Heart Is: Information Production and the Home Bias

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 443
46.

Can Pigou at the Polls Stop US Melting the Poles?

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
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47.

Implicit Government Guarantee and the Pricing of Chinese LGFV Debt

Claremont McKenna College Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 2922946
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 435
48.

Al Capone's Revenge: An Essay on the Political Economy of Pretextual Prosecution

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 432
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Accounting for Financial Health: Different Local Governments’ Choices in Different Governance Settings

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Management, University of Bologna - Department of Management and Università Degli Studi di Salerno - Department of Management Research
Downloads 422
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Efficiency of Local Government Spending: Evidence for the Lisbon Region

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Lisbon - ISEG (School of Economics and Management) and Technical University of Lisbon
Downloads 422