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1.

International Law on Pandemic Response: A First Stocktaking in Light of the Coronavirus Crisis

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2020-07
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
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2.

Law and the Rise of the Firm

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 57/2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

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3.

The Influence of Pan Africanism on Africa’s International Relations, 1945–1965

Equatorial Journal of History and International Relations 2018; 1(1): 13-21
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lagos
Downloads 3,207
4.

The Witchcraft Trials in Salem: A Commentary

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 2,585
5.

An Ethical Theory of Corporate Governance History

CBC-RPS No. 0026
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Downloads 2,564
6.

The Remarkable Growth in Financial Economics, 1974-2020

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 140, No. 3, 2021
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 15 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 12 May 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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7.

Housing Markets in a Pandemic: Evidence from Historical Outbreaks

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 2,201
8.

Comparative Analysis of Rule of Law in UK & India

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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9.

Whence Comes Section One? The Abolitionist Origins of the Fourteenth Amendment

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-06, The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 20 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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10.

A Short History of Victimology

O. Hagemann, P. Schäfer, S. Schmidt (Eds.) Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice: Perspectives Shared by International Experts at the Inter-University Centre of Dubrovnik. 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Montreal
Downloads 1,863
11.

Not One of the Boys: Memoir of an Academic Misfit

8(6-7) Cosmos + Taxis 92-106
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 1,731
12.

Sex, Lies and Jurisprudence: Robert Bork, Griswold, and the Philosophy of Original Understanding

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 31, p. 1045, 1990
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
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Self-Defence Against Non-State Actors: Impulses from the Max Planck Trialogues on the Law of Peace and War

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2017-07
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 30 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Institut Universitaire de France, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), University of Aberdeen, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Leiden University School of Law, Tilburg Law School, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Leiden University, Shizuoka University, Israel Defense Forces (IDF), Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Uppsala University, University of Bonn - Department of Law, Lund University, University of Graz, University of Glasgow, School of Law, University of Palermo, Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law and UN International Law Commission
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15.

John Calvin on Marriage and Family Life

“Marriage and Family Life,” in Herman J. Selderhuis, ed., The Calvin Handbook (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2009), 455-465, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,467
16.

Classical Influences on the American Founding Fathers

THE CLASSICAL TRADITION, Anthony Grafton, Glenn Most, Salvatore Settis, eds., Harvard, 2009, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-20
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 1,452
17.

Eating People is Wrong: Famine's Darkest Secret?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD)
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18.

Money as a Legal Institution

In: David Fox and Wolfgang Ernst, 'Money in the Western Legal Tradition', 2015, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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19.

Jewish Persecutions and Weather Shocks: 1100-1800

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-06
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Dearborn, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,394
20.

The African Origins of the Athenian Democracy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
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University of Connecticut - Department of Political Science

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21.

‘Keep Negroes Out of Most Classes Where There Are a Large Number of Girls’: The Unseen Power of the Ku Klux Klan and Standardized Testing at The University of Texas, 1899-1999

U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-14
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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22.

Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1987, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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23.

The Role of International Law in Vaccinating Against COVID-19: Appraising the COVAX Initiative

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2020-46
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2021
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Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
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24.

American Balancing and German Proportionality: The Historical Origins

8(2) I-Con: International Journal of Constitutional Law 263 (2010)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business and College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
Downloads 1,156
25.

The Historical Origins of 'Open Science': An Essay on Patronage, Reputation and Common Agency Contracting in the Scientific Revolution

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 3, Issue 2, Article 5, 2008
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Copyright and Incomplete Historiographies: Of Piracy, Propertization, and Thomas Jefferson

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 993, 2006, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 09 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
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27.

The Nat Turner Trials

91 North Carolina Law Review 1817-80 June 2013, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2281519
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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28.

Legal Thought and Legal Development in the People's Republic of China 1949-2008

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,068
29.

International Organizations: Effectiveness and Accountability

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2016-01
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
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30.

Global Legal History – A Methodological Approach

Max Planck Institute for European Legal History Research Paper Series No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 May 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory
Downloads 1,023
31.

Facts and Fictions About the History of Separation of Church and State

Journal of Church and State, Vol. 48, pp. 15-46, 2006, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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Beccaria's 'On Crimes and Punishments': A Mirror on the History of the Foundations of Modern Criminal Law

Foundational Texts in Modern Criminal Law (ed. Markus Dubber; Foundation Press), Forthcoming , University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 648, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 433, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 455
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University
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33.

Religion, Polygamy, and Non-Traditional Families: Disparate Views on the Evolution of Marriage in History and in the Debate Over Same-Sex Unions

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 19, 2007, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 07-26
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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The Speculation Economy: How Finance Triumphed Over Industry

THE SPECULATION ECONOMY: HOW FINANCE TRIUMPHED OVER INDUSTRY, Lawrence Mitchell, Berrett-Koehler, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 366, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 366
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Shanghai University of Political Science and Law (SHUPL)
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35.

History of the 1972 Clean Water Act: The Story Behind How the 1972 Act Became the Capstone on a Decade of Extraordinary Environmental Reform

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law
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36.

The Economic Impact of the Black Death

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 20-45
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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37.

A Brief History of the Philippine Communist Movement

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 15 Jun 2012
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Ateneo De Manila University - John Gokongwei School of Management
Downloads 949
38.

Native Orientalists in Pakistan

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 May 2012 Last Revised: 06 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University
Downloads 941
39.

Deadweight Loss and the American Civil War: The Political Economy of Slavery, Secession, and Emancipation

Number of pages: 568 Posted: 02 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
San Jose State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 924
40.

Oral Literature in Africa

Ruth Finnegan, Oral Literature in Africa, Open Book Publishers, Cambridge, 2012, Ruth Finnegan, Oral Literature in Africa, Oxford University Press, 1970
Number of pages: 616 Posted: 20 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Open University
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Retos de la pandemia del Covid-19 para el estado de derecho, la democracia y los derechos humanos (The Challenges that the Pandemic Caused by Covid-19 Has Presented for the Rule of Law, Democracy, and Human Rights)

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2020-17
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (UCAB)
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42.

Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab’s Kitab at-Tauhid: Nature, Scope and Impact

Number of pages: 118 Posted: 17 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2021
Working Paper Series
Independent
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43.

From the 'Great Convergence' to the 'First Great Divergence': Roman and Qin-Han State Formation and its Aftermath

Princeton/Stanford Working Papers in Classics
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
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44.

History of Electricity

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent
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45.

From Public International to International Public Law: Translating World Public Opinion into International Public Authority

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2016-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Center for International Law

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Ius Constitutionale Commune En América Latina: A Regional Approach to Transformative Constitutionalism

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2016-21, Ius Constitutionale Commune en América Latina: Observations on Transformative Constitutionalism. In: Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America, Armin von Bogdandy, Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor, Mariela Morales Antoniazzi, Flávia Piovesan (eds.). Oxford University Press, New York 2017, 3-23, Ius Constitutionale Commune en América Latina: un enfoque regional del constitucionalismo transformador. In: Ius Constitutionale Commune en América Latina, Armin von Bogdandy, Mariela Morales Antoniazzi, Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor (eds.). Estado de Querétaro/MPIL, 2017, 17-51
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Organization of American States - Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paolo and Freie Universität Berlin
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Diálogo democrático y emergencia en América Latina (Democratic Dialogue and Emergency in Latin America)

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2020-21
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidad Externado de Colombia
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48.

The Human Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment in Climate Change Litigation

Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law (MPIL) Research Paper No. 2019-09
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
Cardiff University
Downloads 791
49.

Moses, the Tutmoses and the Exodus

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Institute of World Politics
Downloads 785
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Isaiah Berlin's Neglect of Enlightenment Constitutionalism

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-12
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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