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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 23 Jul 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 31,695 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 22,656 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 10,690 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 10,560 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 9,074 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 6,707 Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies
danah boyd and Alice E. Marwick
Microsoft Research and Fordham University, Communication and Media Studies
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2013
7 5,372 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 3,837 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 3,284 In God's Shadow: Unveiling the Hidden World of Domestic Violence Victims in Religious Communities
Michal Gilad
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
10 2,891 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
24 May 2014 through 23 Jul 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 2,162 Climate Science Communication and the Measurement Problem
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 9 Jul 2014
2 181 A Psychological Account of Consent to Fine Print
Tess Wilkinson‐Ryan
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 1 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 3 Jun 2014
3 100 Law, Reason, and Emotion
Mortimer Newlin Stead Sellers
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Date posted to database: 10 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 10 Jun 2014
4 99 Behavioural Sciences in Practice: Lessons for EU Policymakers
Fabiana Di Porto and Nicoletta Rangone
University of Salento - Department of Economic Sciences and Politecnico of Milan
Date posted to database: 31 May 2014
Last Revised: 9 Jun 2014
5 86 More than a Feeling: Emotion and the First Amendment
Rebecca Tushnet
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 17 May 2014
Last Revised: 17 May 2014
6 71 The Rhetoric of Constitutional Absolutism
Eric Berger
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law
Date posted to database: 14 May 2014
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
7 71 Dangerous Diagnoses, Risky Assumptions, and the Failed Experiment of 'Sexually Violent Predator' Commitment
Deirdre M. Smith
University of Maine School of Law
Date posted to database: 11 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
8 63 Cognitive Psychology, Commonsense Morality, and the Law
Eyal Zamir
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 29 May 2014
Last Revised: 29 May 2014
9 58 Neuroscience and the Exaggerated Death of Responsibility
Manuel Vargas
University of San Francisco - School of Law
Date posted to database: 14 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
10 56 Gossiping About Judges
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Date posted to database: 15 May 2014
Last Revised: 15 May 2014





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