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2 Jan 1997 through 27 Feb 2015

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1 21,695 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 12,404 The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 15 Mar 2006
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2007
3 12,091 Existence and Efficiency of Nash Equilibria under Deterministic Voting
Aristotelis Boukouras and Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 24 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 24 Jul 2008
4 9,959 Top Marginal Effective Tax Rates by State and by Source of Income, 2012 Tax Law vs. 2013 Tax Law (as enacted in ATRA)
Gerald T. Prante and Austin John
Lynchburg College, School of Business and Economics and Lynchburg College, School of Business and Economics
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2012
Last Revised: 22 Apr 2013
5 9,534 Hedge Funds, Systemic Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008: Written Testimony for the House Oversight Committee Hearing on Hedge Funds
Andrew W. Lo
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 2 Mar 2009
6 9,515 The Theory and Practice of Corporate Finance: Evidence from the Field
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 2000
Last Revised: 4 Nov 2000
7 8,636 Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime
Scott Cunningham, Benjamin Engelst├Ątter and Michael R. Ward
Baylor University, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) - Information and Communication Technologies Research Group and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 9 Apr 2011
Last Revised: 5 Feb 2013
8 8,142 How to Restructure Greek Debt
Lee C. Buchheit and G. Mitu Gulati
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
9 7,716 Governance Matters IV: Governance Indicators for 1996-2004
Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kraay and Massimo Mastruzzi
The Brookings Institution, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Date posted to database: 5 May 2005
Last Revised: 3 Feb 2006
10 7,219 Public Schooling, Indoctrination, and Totalitarianism
John R. Lott
Crime Prevention Research Center
Date posted to database: 3 May 1999
Last Revised: 24 May 2000

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 Dec 2014 through 27 Feb 2015

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1 283 Why Corporate Tax Reform Can Happen
Edward D. Kleinbard
USC Gould School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 12 Feb 2015
2 207 Tax Rates and Corporate Decision Making
John R. Graham, Michelle Hanlon, Terry J. Shevlin and Nemit Shroff
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of California-Irvine and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 13 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
3 206 Toward a Pigovian State
Jonathan S. Masur and Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2015
4 191 David Foster Wallace on Tax Policy, How to Be an Adult, and Other Mysteries of the Universe
Arthur J. Cockfield
Queen's University (Canada) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
5 142 Taxation and Surveillance: An Agenda
Michael Hatfield
University of Washington - School of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 12 Feb 2015
6 136 The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics
Lee Anne Fennell and Richard H. McAdams
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 9 Jan 2015
7 128 Inevitable: Sports Gambling, State Regulation, and the Pursuit of Revenue
Anastasios Kaburakis, Ryan M. Rodenberg and John T. Holden
Saint Louis University - John Cook School of Business - Department of Management, Florida State University and Florida State University
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
8 125 Economic Freedom and the Size of Government
James E. Mahon
Williams College
Date posted to database: 14 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
9 111 Does the U.S. System of Taxation on Multinationals Advantage Foreign Acquirers?
Andrew Bird, Alexander Edwards and Terry J. Shevlin
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of California-Irvine
Date posted to database: 18 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 26 Jan 2015
10 105 Politics and Taxation: An Introduction
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Date posted to database: 4 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015





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