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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 24 Jul 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 36,253 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 23,506 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 15,716 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 11,901 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 10,867 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
6 9,780 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 5,096 Workplace Bullying and Ethical Leadership
David C. Yamada
Suffolk University Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 20 May 2009
8 4,871 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
9 6,761 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
10 6,894 Nudging: A Very Short Guide
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
25 May 2016 through 24 Jul 2016

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1 371 Lawyers for Legal Ghosts: The Legality and Ethics of Representing Persons Subject to Guardianship
Nina A. Kohn and Catheryn Koss
Syracuse University - College of Law and University of Kansas - Gerontology Center
Date posted to database: 3 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 3 Jun 2016
2 166 Meta-Mindfulness: A New Hope
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Date posted to database: 24 May 2016
Last Revised: 21 Jun 2016
3 105 Introduction to Philosophical Foundations of Law & Neuroscience
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
University of Alabama School of Law and European University Institute
Date posted to database: 29 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 1 Jul 2016
4 99 Optimal Defaults in Consumer Markets
Oren Bar-Gill and Omri Ben-Shahar
Harvard Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
5 93 Law in the Future
Benjamin Alarie, Anthony Niblett and Albert Yoon
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 2 Jun 2016
6 88 Neuroethics and Criminal Responsibility – A Criminal Law Comment on Neil Levy's Consciousness and Moral Responsibility
Helena Morão
University of Lisbon - School of Law
Date posted to database: 14 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
7 82 Actions Speak Louder Than Images: The Use of Neuroscientific Evidence in Criminal Cases
Stephen Morse
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
8 75 Visual Rulemaking
Elizabeth G. Porter and Kathryn A. Watts
University of Washington School of Law and University of Washington - School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 25 Jun 2016
9 62 A Neuro-Legal Lingua Franca: Bridging Law and Neuroscience on the Issue of Self-Control
Joshua W. Buckholtz, Valerie F. Reyna and Christopher Slobogin
Harvard University, Cornell University and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2016
Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
10 56 'Your Corrupt Ways Had Finally Made You Blind': Prosecutorial Misconduct and the Use of 'Ethnic Adjustments' in Death Penalty Cases of Defendants with Intellectual Disabilities
Michael L. Perlin
New York Law School
Date posted to database: 23 May 2016
Last Revised: 25 May 2016





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