View all papers in this subject matter classification Read more about Top Downloads

SSRN Top Downloads For
Law & Psychology eJournal

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

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 33,907 Conspiracy Theories
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
2 23,113 The Dishonesty of Honest People: A Theory of Self-Concept Maintenance
Nina Mazar, On Amir and Dan Ariely
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 2007
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2011
3 13,134 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 10,797 Drugged Out: How Cognitive Bias Hurts Drug Innovation
Cynthia M. Ho
Loyola University of Chicago School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Sep 2013
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2014
5 10,255 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
6 8,332 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 6,096 Cultural Cognition as a Conception of the Cultural Theory of Risk
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
8 4,405 Workplace Bullying and Ethical Leadership
David C. Yamada
Suffolk University Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 20 May 2009
9 3,930 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 3,671 In God's Shadow: Unveiling the Hidden World of Victims of Domestic Violence in Observant Religious Communities
Michal Gilad
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2014

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

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 350 Teaching the Digital Caveman: Rethinking the Use of Classroom Technology in Law School
James B. Levy
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center
Date posted to database: 9 May 2015
Last Revised: 29 Jun 2015
2 309 'Frightening and High': The Frightening Sloppiness of the High Court's Sex Crime Statistics
Ira Mark Ellman and Tara Ellman
Arizona State University College of Law and Independent
Date posted to database: 9 Jun 2015
Last Revised: 11 Jun 2015
3 297 Brain Science and the Theory of Juvenile Mens Rea
Jenny E. Carroll
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 May 2015
Last Revised: 8 May 2015
4 247 Two Cheers for Corporate Experimentation: The A/B Illusion and the Virtues of Data-Driven Innovation
Michelle N. Meyer
Union Graduate College - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Bioethics Program
Date posted to database: 14 May 2015
Last Revised: 14 May 2015
5 221 Teaching 'Thinking Like a Lawyer': Metacognition and Law Students
Cheryl B. Preston, Penee W. Stewart and Louise R. Moulding
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School, Weber State University (WSU) and Weber State University (WSU)
Date posted to database: 23 May 2015
Last Revised: 10 Jun 2015
6 144 The Law, Economics, and Psychology of Manipulation
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Jun 2015
Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
7 122 Facilitating Incomplete Contracts
Wendy Netter Epstein
DePaul University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 20 May 2015
Last Revised: 20 May 2015
8 115 This is Your Brain on Human Rights: Moral Enhancement and Human Rights
I. Glenn Cohen
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 28 May 2015
Last Revised: 28 May 2015
9 112 Personal Identity and the Phineas Gage Effect
Kevin Patrick Tobia
Yale University
Date posted to database: 20 May 2015
Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
10 92 American Punitiveness and Mass Incarceration: Psychological Perspectives on Retributive and Consequentialist Responses to Crime
Mark R. Fondacaro, J.D., Ph.D. and Megan O'Toole
John Jay College - CUNY and CUNY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Date posted to database: 5 Jun 2015
Last Revised: 5 Jun 2015

  Other SSRN Resources
To search for other abstracts/papers in the SSRN Electronic Library by author, title or abstract text, click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by journal or topic click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) Code click here.
To order a membership to a SSRN Network or to subscribe to one or more SSRN eJournals, go to our online subscription request form.
To go to the SSRN Home page click here.

© 2015 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo8 in 0.109 seconds