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Quarterly statistics: Social and Historical Sciences, Q2 2012

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1 Leicester, A. and Windmeijer, F. (2004) The 'fat tax': economic incentives to reduce obesity. (IFS Briefing Notes BN49 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 1720
2 Berlinski, S. and Galiani, S. and Gertler, P. (2006) The effect of pre-primary education on primary school performance. (IFS Working Papers W06/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 1175
3 Blow, L. and Leicester, A. and Oldfield, Z. (2003) London's congestion charge. (IFS Briefing Notes BN31 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 1100
4 Dickens, R and Machin, S and Manning, A (1999) The effects of minimum wages on employment: Theory and evidence from Britain. J LABOR ECON , 17 (1) 1 - 22. 927
5 Pearce, D.W. and Pearce, C.G. (2001) The value of forest ecosystems. (CSERGE Publications ). Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE): London, UK. 907
6 Dustmann, C and Fabbri, F and Preston, I and Wadsworth, J (2003) The local labour market effects of immigration in the UK. (Home Office Online Report 06/03 ). 796
7 Meghir, C. (2004) A retrospective on Friedman's Theory of Permanent Income. (IFS Working Papers W04/01). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 741
8 Armstrong, M. (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 708
9 Dustmann, C. and Fabbri, F. and Preston, I. and Wadsworth, J. (2003) Labour market performance of immigrants in the UK labour market. (Home Office Online Reports 05/03 ). Home Office: London, UK. 640
10 Brewer, M. and Clark, T. and Goodman, A. (2002) The government's child poverty target: how much progress has been made? (IFS Commentaries C088 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 575
11 Attanasio, O. and Meghir, C. and Vera-Hernandez, M. (2004) Evaluación del Programa Familias en Acción: Subsidios Condicionados de la Red de Apoyo Social. Informe de la Linea de Base (Ajustado). (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 564
12 Brewer, M. and Gregg, P. (2001) Eradicating child poverty in Britain: welfare reform and children since 1997. (IFS Working Papers W01/08). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 559
13 Hudson, D and Lee, D (2004) The Old and New Significance of Political Economy in Diplomacy. Review of International Studies , 30 (3) 343 - 360. 10.1017/S0260210504006102. 523
14 Mateos, P (2010) El análisis geodemográfico de apellidos en México / Geo-demographic analysis of surnames in Mexico. Papeles de Poblacion , 16 (65) 73 - 103. 424
15 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (1990) A model of growth through creative destruction. (NBER Working Papers 3223). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 399
16 Harris, A. (2008) From London to Mumbai and back again: gentrification and public policy in comparative perspective. Urban Studies , 45 (12) pp. 2407-2428. 10.1177/0042098008097100. 386
17 Blundell, R. and Bond, S. and Windmeijer, F. (2000) Estimation in dynamic panel data models: improving on the performance of the standard GMM estimator. (IFS Working Papers W00/12). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 368
18 Caprotti, F. (2009) China's cleantech landscape: the renewable energy technology paradox. Sustainable Development Law and Policy , 9 (3) pp. 6-10. 364
19 Disney, R. and Emmerson, C. and Tetlow, G. (2009) The value of teachers' pensions. (IFS Working Papers W09/07). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 344
20 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (2009) The economics of growth. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Press: Cambridge, US. 334
21 Griffith, R. and Harmgart, H. (2005) Retail productivity. (IFS Working Papers W05/07). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 310
22 Armstrong, M. (2006) Recent developments in the economics of price discrimination. In: Blundell, R. and Newey, W.K. and Persson, T., (eds.) Advances in Economics and Econometrics: Theory and Applications: Ninth World Congress: volume II. (pp. 97-141). Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK. 302
23 Deaton, A. and Laroque, G. (1996) Competitive storage and commodity price dynamics. Journal of Political Economy , 104 (5) pp. 896-923. 10.1086/262046. 300
24 Banks, J and Tanner, S (1999) Household Saving in the UK. (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 295
25 Davies, G (1998) Networks of Nature: Stories of Natural History Film-making at the BBC. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 286
26 Banks, J and Blundell, R and Smith, JP (2000) Wealth inequality in the United Statesand Great Britain. (IFS Working Papers WP 00/20 ). UCL (University College London), The Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 271
27 Leicester, A. (2006) The UK tax system and the environment. (IFS Reports R68 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 261
28 Attanasio, O. and Battistin, E. and Fitzsimons, E. and Vera-Hernandez, M. (2005) How effective are conditional cash transfers? Evidence from Colombia. (IFS Briefing Notes BN54 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 244
29 Griffith, R. and Redding, S. and van Reenen, J. (2000) Mapping the two faces of R&D: productivity growth in a panel of OECD industries. (IFS Working Papers W00/02). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 230
30 Attanasio, O.P. and Blow, L. and Hamilton, R. and Leicester, A. (2005) Booms and busts: consumption, house prices and expectations. (IFS Working Papers W05/24). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 222
31 Haskel, J.E. and Pereira, S. and Slaughter, M. (2002) Does inward foreign direct investment boost the productivity of domestic firms? (NBER Working Papers 8724). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 214
32 Palmer, C. (2001) The extent and causes of illegal logging: an analysis of a major cause of tropical deforestation in Indonesia. (CSERGE Working Papers ). Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE): London, UK. 206
33 Lewis, J. (2002) Forest hunter-gatherers and their world: a study of the Mbendjele Yaka pygmies of Congo-Brazzaville and their secular and religious activities and representations. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 204
34 Henshaw, C.M. (2010) Early Islamic ceramics and glazes of Akhsiket, Uzbekistan. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 201
35 Petersen, J. (2009) Social marketing and public health. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 200
36 Blundell, R. and Bond, S. (1999) GMM estimation with persistent panel data: an application to production functions. (IFS Working Papers W99/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 200
37 Deveraux, M. and Griffith, R and Klemm, A. (2002) Corporate income tax reforms and international tax competition. Economic Policy , 17 (35) pp. 449-495. 10.1111/1468-0327.00094. 196
38 Leicester, A. (2005) Fuel taxation. (IFS Briefing Notes BN55 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 195
39 Kornprobst, M (2002) The Management of Border Disputes in African Regional Sub-systems: Comparing West Africa and the Horn of Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies , 40 (3) 369 - 393. 10.1017/S0022278X02003968. 191
40 Dhanjal, S. and Carroll, I. and Steele, J. and Shennan, S. (2007) National Archaeology Week podcast. UCL (University College London): London, UK. 187
41 Caprotti, F. (2007) Destructive creation: fascist urban planning, architecture and New Towns in the Pontine Marshes. Journal of Historical Geography , 33 (3) pp. 651-679. 10.1016/j.jhg.2006.08.002. 185
42 Hataya, Noriko (2007) The illusion of community participation: experience in the irregular settlements of Bogotá. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 184
43 Banks, J and Oldfield, Z (2006) Understanding pensions: cognitive function,numerical ability and retirement saving. The Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL (University College London), The Institute for Fiscal Studies 173
44 Devereux, M.P. and Griffith, R. and Klemm, A. (2004) How has the UK corporation tax raised so much revenue? (IFS Working Papers W04/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 171
45 Pearson, M. and Smith, S. (1991) The European carbon tax: an assessment of the European Commission's proposals. (IFS Reports R39 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 168
46 Aghion, P. and Griffith, R. (2008) Competition and growth: reconciling theory and evidence. Zeuthen Lectures. MIT Press: Cambridge, US. 166
47 Paschalidi, M. (2010) Constructing Ionian identities: the Ionian Islands in British official discourses; 1815-1864. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 163
48 Wakefield, M. (2003) Is middle Britain middle-income Britain? (IFS Briefing Notes BN38 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 162
49 Banks, J and Karlsen, S and Oldfield, Z (2003) Socio-economic position. In: Marmot, A, (ed.) Health, Wealth and Lifestyles of the Older Population in England. Institute for Fiscal Studies: London. 157
50 Meghir, C. and Phillips, D. (2008) Labour supply and taxes. (IFS Working Papers W08/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 155