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Quarterly statistics: Social and Historical Sciences, Q3 2012

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1 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. 906
2 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. 751
3 Armstrong, M. (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 694
4 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. 650
5 Leicester, A. and Windmeijer, F. (2004) The 'fat tax': economic incentives to reduce obesity. (IFS Briefing Notes BN49 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 616
6 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. 560
7 Blow, L. and Leicester, A. and Oldfield, Z. (2003) London's congestion charge. (IFS Briefing Notes BN31 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 475
8 Meghir, C. (2004) A retrospective on Friedman's Theory of Permanent Income. (IFS Working Papers W04/01). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 468
9 Petersen, J. (2009) Social marketing and public health. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 399
10 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. 379
11 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (1990) A model of growth through creative destruction. (NBER Working Papers 3223). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 340
12 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. 339
13 Deaton, A. and Laroque, G. (1996) Competitive storage and commodity price dynamics. Journal of Political Economy , 104 (5) pp. 896-923. 10.1086/262046. 314
14 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. 311
15 Adnan, M. and Singleton, A. and Longley, P. (2010) Developing efficient web-based GIS applications. (CASA Working Papers 153). Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London, UK. 291
16 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. 279
17 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (2009) The economics of growth. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Press: Cambridge, US. 278
18 Henshaw, C.M. (2010) Early Islamic ceramics and glazes of Akhsiket, Uzbekistan. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 263
19 Griffith, R. and Harmgart, H. (2005) Retail productivity. (IFS Working Papers W05/07). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 257
20 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. 251
21 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 ). 244
22 Dhanjal, S. and Carroll, I. and Steele, J. and Shennan, S. (2007) National Archaeology Week podcast. UCL (University College London): London, UK. 234
23 Banks, J and Tanner, S (1999) Household Saving in the UK. (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 227
24 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. 225
25 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. 221
26 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. 206
27 Caprotti, F. (2009) China's cleantech landscape: the renewable energy technology paradox. Sustainable Development Law and Policy , 9 (3) pp. 6-10. 203
28 Leicester, A. (2006) The UK tax system and the environment. (IFS Reports R68 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 199
29 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. 195
30 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. 184
31 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. 184
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. 182
33 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. 176
34 Davies, G (1998) Networks of Nature: Stories of Natural History Film-making at the BBC. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 174
35 Paschalidi, M. (2010) Constructing Ionian identities: the Ionian Islands in British official discourses; 1815-1864. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 171
36 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. 170
37 Gallorini, C. (1998) Incised marks on pottery and other objects from Kahun: systems of communication in Egypt during the late Middle Kingdom. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 167
38 Meghir, C. and Phillips, D. (2008) Labour supply and taxes. (IFS Working Papers W08/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 165
39 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. 165
40 Wallis, G. (2002) The effect of skill shortages on unemployment and real wage growth: a simultaneous equation approach. Presented at: The 2003 Royal Economic Society Annual Conference, University of Warwick, UK. 163
41 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 159
42 Meghir, C. and Palme, M. (2004) Educational reform, ability and family background. (IFS Working Papers W04/10). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 157
43 Alsop, M. and Rogger, D. (2008) Debt relief as a platform for reform: the case of Nigeria's virtual poverty fund. Presented at: Aiding the Poorest: Ten Years on from the Birmingham G8: What’s been achieved? What agenda for the G8 to 2018?, Birmingham University, Birmingham, UK. 147
44 Carneiro, P and Crawford, C and Goodman, A (2007) The Impact of Early Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills on Later Outcomes. (Discussion Paper Series 92 ). Centre for Economics of Education 136
45 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. 136
46 Hataya, Noriko (2007) The illusion of community participation: experience in the irregular settlements of Bogotá. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 133
47 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. 132
48 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. 132
49 Dearden, L. and Reed, H. and van Reenen, J. (2000) Who gains when workers train? Training and corporate productivity in a panel of British industries. (IFS Working Papers W00/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 131
50 Pelkonen, P. and Machin, S. and Salvanes, K. (2008) Education and mobility. (IZA Discussion Papers 3845). Institut zur Zukunft der Arbeit (IZA): Bonn, Germany. 126