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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 22 May 2015

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1 33,693 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 23,058 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 12,964 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 10,793 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 10,109 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 8,196 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 6,020 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 4,340 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 3,799 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 3,576 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
23 Mar 2015 through 22 May 2015

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1 534 'Ideology' or 'Situation Sense'? An Experimental Investigation of Motivated Reasoning and Professional Judgment
Dan M. Kahan, David A. Hoffman, Danieli Evans, Neal Devins, Eugene A. Lucci and Katherine Cheng
Yale University - Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Yale Law School, William & Mary Law School, Government of the State of Ohio - Court of Common Pleas and Cultural Cognition Lab, Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 22 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 2 May 2015
2 338 Nudges, Agency, Navigability, and Abstraction: A Reply to Critics
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
3 188 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: 9 May 2015
4 166 Brain Science and the Theory of Juvenile Mens Rea

Date posted to database: 8 May 2015
Last Revised: 8 May 2015
5 122 Sketch Pad as Legal Pad: Picturing Corporate Practice
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
6 120 Nudges Do Not Undermine Human Agency: A Note
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
7 110 Lawyers on Trial: Juror Hostility to Defendants in Legal Malpractice Trials
Herbert M. Kritzer and Neil Vidmar
University of Minnesota Law School and Duke University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 9 Apr 2015
8 107 Behavioral Public Choice and the Law
Gary Lucas, Jr. and Slavisa Tasic
Texas A&M School of Law and University of Mary
Date posted to database: 21 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
9 95 Unspringing the Witness Memory and Demeanor Trap: What Every Judge and Juror Needs to Know About Cognitive Psychology and Witness Credibility
Mark W. Bennett
U.S. District Court (Northern District of Iowa)
Date posted to database: 22 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
10 90 How Do Investment Ideas Spread through Social Interaction? Evidence from a Ponzi Scheme
Ville Rantala
Aalto University, School of Business
Date posted to database: 19 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 19 Mar 2015





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