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2 Jan 1997 through 21 Dec 2014

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1 23,836 The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime
John J. Donohue and Steven D. Levitt
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago
Date posted to database: 12 Aug 1999
Last Revised: 1 May 2001
2 23,111 ‘A Diamond is Forever’ and Other Fairy Tales: The Relationship between Wedding Expenses and Marriage Duration
Andrew M. Francis and Hugo M. Mialon
Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 27 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
3 17,374 Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns
Eugene F. Fama and Kenneth R. French
University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Date posted to database: 10 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2010
4 17,094 Executive Compensation
Kevin J. Murphy
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 19 May 1999
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2001
5 13,866 The 'IKEA Effect': When Labor Leads to Love
Michael I. Norton, Daniel Mochon and Dan Ariely
Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2011
Last Revised: 4 Mar 2011
6 11,493 CEO Incentives: It's Not How Much You Pay, But How
Michael C. Jensen and Kevin J. Murphy
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 1999
Last Revised: 10 Oct 2005
7 9,960 Compensation and Incentives: Practice vs. Theory
George P. Baker, Michael C. Jensen and Kevin J. Murphy
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Date posted to database: 24 Sep 1998
Last Revised: 21 Aug 2006
8 9,650 The Loser's Curse: Decision Making & Market Efficiency in the National Football League Draft
Cade Massey and Richard H. Thaler
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2005
Last Revised: 5 Sep 2012
9 9,419 Performance Pay and Top Management Incentives
Kevin J. Murphy and Michael C. Jensen
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc.
Date posted to database: 8 Mar 2001
Last Revised: 3 Nov 2006
10 8,585 Does the Stock Market Fully Value Intangibles? Employee Satisfaction and Equity Prices
Alex Edmans
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Date posted to database: 19 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 19 Dec 2013

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
22 Oct 2014 through 21 Dec 2014

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1 628 Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America: Context, Causes, and Responses
Dennis Stinchcomb and Eric Hershberg
American University - Center for Latin American & Latino Studies (CLALS) and American University - Center for Latin American & Latino Studies (CLALS)
Date posted to database: 8 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 8 Dec 2014
2 193 Do Financial Experts Make Better Investment Decisions?
Andriy Bodnaruk and Andrei Simonov
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business and Michigan State University - Eli Broad Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 9 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 9 Oct 2014
3 119 Family Firms and Labor Market Regulation
Morten Bennedsen, Sterling Huang, Hannes F. Wagner and Stefan Zeume
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Singapore Management University, Bocconi University - Department of Finance and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 7 Nov 2014
4 103 Are Zero Hours Contracts Lawful?
Ewan McGaughey
King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 10 Dec 2014
5 96 Loss Averse Preferences, Performance, and Career Success of Institutional Investors
Andriy Bodnaruk and Andrei Simonov
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business and Michigan State University - Eli Broad Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
6 95 Can Child Care Vouchers Get Turkish Mothers Back to Work? Estimating the Employment and Redistributionary Impact of a Demand Side Child Care Subsidy in Turkey
Herwig Immervoll and Cristobal Ridao-Cano
World Bank, Europe and Central Asia and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date posted to database: 6 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 6 Dec 2014
7 81 The Economics of U.S. Immigration Reform
Pia M. Orrenius, Madeline Zavodny and Melissa LoPalo
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Agnes Scott College and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Date posted to database: 12 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 2 Dec 2014
8 67 Managerial Ability, Investment Efficiency and Stock Price Crash Risk
Ahsan Habib
Massey University
Date posted to database: 1 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2014
9 60 Foreign and Native-Born Stem Graduates and Innovation Intensity in the United States
John V. Winters
University of Cincinnati - McMicken College of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 25 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 25 Oct 2014
10 58 Human Resource Management in Russian Manufacturing Subsidiaries of Multinational Corporations
Igor Gurkov
National Research University Higher School of Economics
Date posted to database: 19 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014





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