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Wang, Lili, 2014, The structure and comparative advantages of China's scientific research - Quantitative and qualitative perspectives, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-028

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2014, Country Terms of Trade 1960-2012: Trends, unit roots, over-differencing, endogeneity, time dummies, and heterogeneity, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-027

Juzwiak, Teressa, 2014, São Paulo, Brazil, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Juzwiak, Teressa, 2014, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Sturge, Georgina, 2014, Nairobi, Kenya, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Juzwiak, Teressa, Elaine McGregor & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Juzwiak, Teressa, 2014, Lisbon, Portugal, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

McGregor, Elaine, 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Lunn, Rebecca & Levi Vonk, 2014, Chicago, United States, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Juzwiak, Teressa, 2014, Buenos Aires, Argentina, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Sturge, Georgina, 2014, Auckland, New Zealand, a case study from: Migrant and refugee integration in global cities - the role of cities and businesses, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), More information

Notten, Ad & Shyama V. Ramani, Jul 2014, Co-patenting Networks in Nanotechnology: A Comparison of South Korea and Germany , in: Shyama V. Ramani (ed.), Nanotechnology and Development: What’s in it for Emerging Countries?, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 99-126

Azomahou, Théophile T., Fatoumata Diallo & Wladimir Raymond, 2014, The harmony of programs package: Quasi-experimental evidence on deworming and canteen interventions in rural Senegal, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-026

Fagerberg, Jan & Bart Verspagen, 2014, One Europe or several? Causes and consequences of the European stagnation, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-025

Al Raee, Mueid, Elvis Amoateng, Elvis Avenyo, Youssef Beshay, Mira Bierbaum, Charlotte Keijser & Rashmi Sinha, 2014, Millennium Development Goals: Tool or token of global social governance?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-024

Kuschminder, Katherine & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Migration & development: A world in motion - Ethiopia country report, IS Academy Migration and Development survey Ethiopia

Iizuka, Michiko, 2014, Innovation Systems Framework: Still Useful for New Challenges?, The Ritsumeikan Economic Review, Volume 62 No. 5&6 83-98

Zhelyazkova, Nevena, 2014, Parental leave take up and return to work of mothers in Luxembourg: An application of the model of nested dichotomies, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-023

Zhelyazkova, Nevena, 2014, Discovering and explaining work-family strategies of parents in Luxembourg, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-022

Guney Celbis, Mehmet, P. Nijkamp & Jacques Poot, 2014, Infrastructure and the international export performance of Turkish regions, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-021

Guney Celbis, Mehmet, Denis de Crombrugghe & Joan Muysken, 2014, Public investment and regional politics: The case of Turkey, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-020

Loschmann, Craig & Melissa Siegel, 2014, The influence of vulnerability on migration intentions in Afghanistan, Migration and Development, DOI: 10.1080/21632324.2014.885259, More information

Ashok, Mona, Rajneesh Narula & Andrea Martinez-Noya, 2014, End-user collaboration for process innovation in services: The role of internal resources, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-019

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2014, The impact of ICT in public and private universities in Sudan, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-018

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2014, Overview of knowledge transfer in MENA countries - The case of Egypt, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-017

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2014, Structure of labour market and unemployment in Sudan, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-016

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2014, Education, training and skill development policies in Arab Gulf countries: Macro-micro overview, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-015

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2014, Assessment of effectiveness of Chinese aid in competence building and financing development in Sudan, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-014

Nagler, Paula & Wim Naudé, 2014, Non-Farm Entrepreneurship in Rural Africa: Patterns and Determinants, IZA Discussion Paper No. 8008, More information

Czarnitzki, Dirk, Bronwyn Hall & Hanna Hottenrott, 2014, Patents as quality signals? The implications for financing constraints on R&D, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-013

Triulzi, Giorgio, 2014, Technology life cycle and specialization patterns of latecomer countries. The case of the semiconductor industry, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-012

Sturge, Georgina, Elaine McGregor & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Watching a World in Motion: Reflections on the IS Academy Project, IS Academy Policy Brief No.19, More information

Ong, Cheng Boon, 2014, Tipping points? Ethnic composition change in Dutch big city neighbourhoods, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-011

García-Peñalosa, Cecilia & Maty Konte, 2014, Why are women less democratic than men? Evidence from Sub-Saharan African Countries?, Forthcoming World Development, ??

Konte, Maty, 2014, Gender difference in support for democracy in sub-Saharan Africa: Do social institutions matter?, WIDER Working Paper WP/2014/044 Gender difference in support for democracy in sub-Saharan Africa: Do social institutions matter?, More information

Emmanuel, Flachaire, Cecilia García-Peñalosa & Maty Konte, 2014, Political versus Economic Institutions in the Growth Process, Journal of Comparative Economics, Volume 42, Issue 1, February 2014, Pages 212–229, More information

García-Peñalosa, Cecilia & Maty Konte, 2014, Why are women less democratic than men? Evidence from Sub-Saharan African countries, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-010

Konte, Maty, 2014, Gender difference in support for democracy in Sub-Saharan Africa: Do social institutions matter?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-009

Ong, Cheng Boon & Kristof de Witte, 2014, School choice, segregation, and forced school closure, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-008

Gebreeyesus, Mulu, 2014, Firms' adoption of international standards: Evidence from the Ethiopian floriculture sector, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-007

Bluhm, Richard, Denis de Crombrugghe & Adam Szirmai, 2014, Poor trends - The pace of poverty reduction after the Millennium Development Agenda, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-006

Fusco, Alessio, Philippe Van Kerm, Aigul Alieva, Luna Bellani, Fanny Etienne-Robert, Anne-Catherine Guio, Iryna Kyzyma, Kristell Leduc, Philippe Liegeois, Maria Noel Pi Alperin, Anne Reinstadler, Eva Sierminska, Denisa Maria Sologon, Patrick Thill, Marie Valentova & Bogdan Voicu, 2014, Luxembourg: Has Inequality Grown Enough to Matter?, in: Nolan Brian, Salverda Wiemer, Checchi Daniele et al. (Eds.), Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries Experiences, Oxford University Press, UK, 784 p

Sologon, Denisa Maria & C. O'Donoghue, 2014, Shaping Earnings Insecurity: Labor Market Policy and Institutional Factors, Review of Income and Wealth, doi: 10.1111/roiw.12105

Coccia, Mario & Lili Wang, 2014, Path-breaking directions of nanotechnology-based chemotherapy and molecular cancer therapy, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-005

Andersson, Lisa, 2014, Migration, remittances and household welfare in Ethiopia, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-004

Kuusisto, Jari, Mervi Niemi & Fred Gault, 2014, User innovators and their influence on innovation activities of firms in Finland, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-003

Freire Junior, Clovis, 2014, Methodology to Identify Opportunities for Development-Oriented Quality Innovation: Application in the Case of Least Developed Countries, in: Latif Al-Hakim and Chen Jin, eds, Quality Innovation: Knowledge, Theory, and Practices, IGI Global, USA, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, 2014, Diverse and uneven pathways towards transition to low carbon development: The case of diffusion of solar PV technology in China, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-002

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2014, Shattered Dreams and Return of Vulnerability: Challenges of Ethiopian Female Migration to the Middle East, IS Academy Policy Brief No. 18, More information

Capasso, Marco, Tania Treibich & Bart Verspagen, 2014, The medium-term effect of R&D on firm growth, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2014-001