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Quarterly statistics: Social and Historical Sciences, Q1 2013

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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. 1283
2 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. 946
3 Armstrong, M. (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 834
4 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. 795
5 Brewer, M. and O'Dea, C. and Paull, G. and Sibieta, L. (2009) The living standards of families with children reporting low incomes. (DWP Research Reports 577 ). Department for Work and Pensions (DWP): London, UK. 763
6 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. 744
7 Blow, L. and Leicester, A. and Oldfield, Z. (2003) London's congestion charge. (IFS Briefing Notes BN31 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 740
8 Machin, S.J. and Wood, S. (2005) Human resource management as a substitute for trade unions in British workplaces. Industrial and Labor Relations Review , 58 (2) pp. 201-218. 687
9 Smith, A.D.S. (1987) Patriotism and new-classicism: the 'historical revival' in French and English painting and sculpture, 1746-1800. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 667
10 Meghir, C. (2004) A retrospective on Friedman’s Theory of Permanent Income. (IFS Working Papers W04/01). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 655
11 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. 614
12 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. 563
13 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. 550
14 Bedford, T.M. (1999) Ethical consumerism: everyday negotiations in the construction of an ethical self. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 547
15 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 ). 520
16 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. 452
17 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (1990) A model of growth through creative destruction. (NBER Working Papers 3223). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 438
18 Meghir, C. and Phillips, D. (2008) Labour supply and taxes. (IFS Working Papers W08/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 434
19 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. 411
20 Leicester, A. (2006) The UK tax system and the environment. (IFS Reports R68 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 371
21 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. 361
22 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. 347
23 Henshaw, C.M. (2010) Early Islamic ceramics and glazes of Akhsiket, Uzbekistan. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 332
24 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. 317
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. 315
26 Bhaskar, V. and Manning, A. and To, T. (2002) Oligopsony and monopsonistic competition in labor markets. Journal of Economic Perspectives , 16 (2) pp. 155-174. 10.1257/0895330027300. 314
27 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. 299
28 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. 294
29 Griffith, R. and Harmgart, H. (2005) Retail productivity. (IFS Working Papers W05/07). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 283
30 Adam, S. and Browne, J. (2006) A survey of the UK tax system. (IFS Briefing Notes BN09 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 273
31 Petersen, J. (2009) Social marketing and public health. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 269
32 Freund, C.L. and Weinhold, D. (2002) The internet and international trade in services. American Economic Review , 92 (2) pp. 236-240. 10.1257/000282802320189320. 264
33 Davies, G (1998) Networks of Nature: Stories of Natural History Film-making at the BBC. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 253
34 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. 252
35 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. 243
36 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (2009) The economics of growth. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Press: Cambridge, US. 237
37 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. 235
38 Banks, J and Tanner, S (1999) Household Saving in the UK. (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 234
39 Machin, S.J. and Manning, A. (1994) The effects of minimum wages on wage dispersion and employment: evidence from the UK wages councils. Industrial and Labor Relations Review , 47 (2) pp. 319-329. 232
40 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. 223
41 Cooke, N.M. (1998) The definition and interpretation of late Roman burial sites in the Western Empire. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 217
42 Lowe, C.J. (2010) Analysing vulnerability to volcanic hazards: application to St. Vincent. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 215
43 Dhanjal, S. and Carroll, I. and Steele, J. and Shennan, S. (2007) National Archaeology Week podcast. UCL (University College London): London, UK. 214
44 Dearden, L. and Ferri , J. and Meghir, C. (2000) The effect of school quality on educational attainment and wages. (IFS Working Papers W00/22). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 214
45 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. 211
46 Ishiguro, L.M. (2011) Relative distances: family and empire between Britain, British Columbia and India, 1858-1901. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 210
47 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. 209
48 Dennis, R (2008) 'Babylonian Flats' in Victorian and Edwardian London. The London Journal , 33 (3) 233 - 247. 10.1179/174963208X347709. 207
49 Paschalidi, M. (2010) Constructing Ionian identities: the Ionian Islands in British official discourses; 1815-1864. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 203
50 Machin, S. and Meghir, C. (2000) Crime and Economic Incentives. (IFS Working Papers W00/17). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 201