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Law, Cognition, & Decisionmaking eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 2 Jun 2015

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1 18,982 Underwater and Not Walking Away: Shame, Fear and the Social Management of the Housing Crisis
Brent T. White
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Oct 2009
Last Revised: 9 May 2015
2 14,425 The Storrs Lectures: Behavioral Economics and Paternalism
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Dec 2012
Last Revised: 8 Dec 2012
3 13,027 Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government
Dan M. Kahan, Ellen Peters, Erica Cantrell Dawson and Paul Slovic
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Cornell University and Decision Research
Date posted to database: 8 Sep 2013
Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
4 10,129 Cultural Cognition of Scientific Consensus
Dan M. Kahan, Hank Jenkins-Smith and Donald Braman
Yale University - Law School, University of Oklahoma and George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2010
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
5 8,649 The Tragedy of the Risk-Perception Commons: Culture Conflict, Rationality Conflict, and Climate Change
Dan M. Kahan, Maggie Wittlin, Ellen Peters, Paul Slovic, Lisa Larrimore Ouellette, Donald Braman and Gregory N. Mandel
Yale University - Law School, Columbia University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Decision Research, Stanford University, George Washington University - Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
6 8,243 Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies
danah boyd and Alice E. Marwick
Data & Society Research Institute and Fordham University, Communication and Media Studies
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2013
7 4,133 Digital Market Manipulation
Ryan Calo
University of Washington - School of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Aug 2013
Last Revised: 5 Oct 2014
8 3,990 Warning: Physics Envy May be Hazardous to Your Wealth!
Andrew W. Lo and Mark T. Mueller
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Theoretical Physics
Date posted to database: 5 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 15 Mar 2010
9 3,838 Climate-Science Communication and the Measurement Problem
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 18 Apr 2015
10 3,147 Historical Simulations - Motivational, Ethical and Legal Issues
Peter Jenkins
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
3 Apr 2015 through 2 Jun 2015

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1 557 'Ideology' or 'Situation Sense'? An Experimental Investigation of Motivated Reasoning and Professional Judgment
Dan M. Kahan, David A. Hoffman, Danieli Evans, Neal Devins, Eugene A. Lucci and Katherine Cheng
Yale University - Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Yale Law School, William & Mary Law School, Government of the State of Ohio - Court of Common Pleas and Cultural Cognition Lab, Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 22 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 2 May 2015
2 289 Do People Like Nudges?
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 9 May 2015
Last Revised: 11 May 2015
3 126 Nudges Do Not Undermine Human Agency: A Note
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
4 125 Sketch Pad as Legal Pad: Picturing Corporate Practice
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
5 90 The Moral Psychology of Copyright Infringement
Christopher J. Buccafusco and David Fagundes
Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago-Kent College of Law and Southwestern Law School
Date posted to database: 1 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 1 Apr 2015
6 83 Response: Can Antitrust Law Incorporate Insights from Behavioral Economics?
Christopher R. Leslie
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 5 Apr 2015
7 82 Facilitating Incomplete Contracts
Wendy Netter Epstein
DePaul University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 20 May 2015
Last Revised: 20 May 2015
8 81 Corporate Behaviour: Enforcement, Support or Ethical Culture?
Christopher Hodges
University of Oxford - Centre for Socio-Legal Studies
Date posted to database: 28 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
9 73 Asking Why in the Study of Human Affairs
Grégoire Webber
Queen's University - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 5 May 2015
10 69 Personal Identity and the Phineas Gage Effect
Kevin Patrick Tobia
Yale University
Date posted to database: 20 May 2015
Last Revised: 20 May 2015





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