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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 6 Feb 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 35,248 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 23,328 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 14,497 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 11,405 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 10,828 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 9,181 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 6,532 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 5,374 Nudging: A Very Short Guide
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
9 4,803 Workplace Bullying and Ethical Leadership
David C. Yamada
Suffolk University Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 20 May 2009
10 4,452 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
8 Dec 2015 through 6 Feb 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 302 The Politically Motivated Reasoning Paradigm
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2015
2 253 The Insanity Defense: Nine Myths that Will Not Go Away
Michael L. Perlin
New York Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Jan 2016
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2016
3 190 The Future of Behavioural Change: Balancing Public Nudging vs Private Nudging
Alberto Alemanno
HEC Paris
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2016
Last Revised: 6 Jan 2016
4 163 Supreme Court Justices’ Loyalty to the President
Lee Epstein and Eric A. Posner
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2016
5 134 Neuroscience, Free Will, and Criminal Responsibility
Stephen Morse
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 9 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 10 Dec 2015
6 98 Testing Tarnishment in Trademark and Copyright Law: The Effect of Pornographic Versions of Protected Marks and Works
Christopher Buccafusco, Paul J. Heald and Wen Bu
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2015
7 84 Addiction, Choice and Criminal Law
Stephen Morse
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
8 83 Interrogation and False Confessions in Rape Cases
Richard A. Leo
University of San Francisco - School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 10 Dec 2015
9 82 More Behavioral vs. More Economic Approach: Explaining the Behavioral Divide between the US and the EU
Philipp Hacker
Humboldt University of Berlin
Date posted to database: 6 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
10 74 See Your Yourself: Perception is Attuned to Morality
Ana P. Gantman and Jay J Van Bavel
New York University (NYU) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Psychology
Date posted to database: 5 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 5 Dec 2015





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