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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 19 Apr 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 30,800 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 22,452 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 10,671 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: 8 Oct 2013
4 9,797 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
5 8,767 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 6,280 Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies
danah boyd and Alice E. Marwick
Microsoft Research and Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research New England
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2013
7 5,201 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 3,676 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 2,827 Historical Simulations - Motivational, Ethical and Legal Issues
Peter Jenkins
Osgoode Hall Law School - York University
Date posted to database: 11 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2011
10 2,784 The CSI Effect: Popular Fiction About Forensic Science Affects Public Expectations About Real Forensic Science
N. J. Schweitzer and Michael J. Saks
Arizona State University and Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Mar 2007
Last Revised: 21 Aug 2007

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
18 Feb 2014 through 19 Apr 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 329 Thinking Slow About Sexual Assault in the Military
Matthew David Burris
United States Airforce
Date posted to database: 26 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
2 281 Law and Neuroscience
Owen D. Jones, Jeffrey D. Schall and Francis X. Shen
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology and University of Minnesota Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 3 Apr 2014
3 141 Intuitions About Contract Formation
Tess Wilkinson‐Ryan and David A. Hoffman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
4 121 Neuro-Voir Dire and the Architecture of Bias
Dov Fox
University of San Diego: School of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 2 Apr 2014
5 117 Culture and Law in Corporate Governance
Amir N. Licht
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
6 112 Adventures in Risk: Predicting Violent and Sexual Recidivism in Sentencing Law
Melissa Hamilton
University of Houston Law Center
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 31 Mar 2014
7 108 Motivation Matters: Guideline 10.13 and Other Mechanisms for Preventing Lawyers from Surrendering to Self-Interest in Responding to Allegations of Ineffective Assistance in Death Penalty Cases
Tigran Eldred
New England Law | Boston
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 5 Mar 2014
8 96 Four Reasons to Teach Psychology to Legal Writing Students
Lawrence M. Solan
Brooklyn Law School
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2014
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2014
9 96 Any Animal Whatever? Harmful Battery and its Elements as Building Blocks of Moral Cognition
John Mikhail
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 3 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 6 Mar 2014
10 91 Veiled Discrimination: Coercive Assimilationism in the Workplace
Sahar F. Aziz
Texas A&M School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Mar 2014
Last Revised: 28 Mar 2014

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