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Quarterly statistics: Social and Historical Sciences, Q2 2013

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1 Cavazos Guerra, C.d.C. (2011) Modelling the atmospheric controls and climate impact of mineral dust in the Sahara Desert. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 4743
2 Leicester, A. and Windmeijer, F. (2004) The 'fat tax': economic incentives to reduce obesity. (IFS Briefing Notes BN49 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 1574
3 Armstrong, M. (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 824
4 Meghir, C. (2004) A retrospective on Friedman’s Theory of Permanent Income. (IFS Working Papers W04/01). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 817
5 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 ). 627
6 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. 561
7 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. 527
8 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. 525
9 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. 517
10 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. 484
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. 474
12 Blow, L. and Leicester, A. and Oldfield, Z. (2003) London's congestion charge. (IFS Briefing Notes BN31 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 461
13 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (1990) A model of growth through creative destruction. (NBER Working Papers 3223). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 460
14 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. 452
15 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. 413
16 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. 389
17 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. 374
18 Bedford, T.M. (1999) Ethical consumerism: everyday negotiations in the construction of an ethical self. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 342
19 Aghion, P. and Howitt, P. (2009) The economics of growth. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Press: Cambridge, US. 337
20 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. 334
21 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. 329
22 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. 317
23 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. 301
24 Jones, S.K. (1982) A maritime history of the port of Whitby, 1700-1914. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 292
25 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. 290
26 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. 289
27 Petersen, J. (2009) Social marketing and public health. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 278
28 Leicester, A. (2006) The UK tax system and the environment. (IFS Reports R68 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 261
29 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 261
30 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. 258
31 Paschalidi, M. (2010) Constructing Ionian identities: the Ionian Islands in British official discourses; 1815-1864. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 254
32 Banks, J and Tanner, S (1999) Household Saving in the UK. (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 246
33 Caprotti, F. (2009) China's cleantech landscape: the renewable energy technology paradox. Sustainable Development Law and Policy , 9 (3) pp. 6-10. 238
34 Davies, G (1998) Networks of Nature: Stories of Natural History Film-making at the BBC. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 236
35 Griffith, R. and Harmgart, H. (2005) Retail productivity. (IFS Working Papers W05/07). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 236
36 Foss, B.F. (1991) British artists and the Second World War, with particular reference to the War Artists' Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Information. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 236
37 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. 228
38 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. 225
39 Lowe, C.J. (2010) Analysing vulnerability to volcanic hazards: application to St. Vincent. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 217
40 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. 216
41 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. 213
42 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. 213
43 Trisoglio, A.R. (1996) Sustainable development in a complex world. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 212
44 Dhanjal, S. and Carroll, I. and Steele, J. and Shennan, S. (2007) National Archaeology Week podcast. UCL (University College London): London, UK. 212
45 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. 211
46 Aghion, P. and Bachetta, P. and Ranciere, R. and Rogoff, K. (2006) Exchange rate volatility and productivity growth: the role of financial development. (NBER Working Papers 12117). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 201
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. 200
48 Meghir, C. and Phillips, D. (2008) Labour supply and taxes. (IFS Working Papers W08/04). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 199
49 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. 195
50 Riello, G. (2002) The boot and shoe trades in London and Paris in the long eighteenth century. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 193