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2 Jan 1997 through 26 Apr 2015

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1 10,929 What Happens Before? A Field Experiment Exploring How Pay and Representation Differentially Shape Bias on the Pathway into Organizations
Katherine L. Milkman, Modupe Akinola and Dolly Chugh
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Columbia University - Columbia Business School and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Date posted to database: 22 May 2012
Last Revised: 14 Dec 2014
2 6,027 China's Ideological Spectrum
Jennifer Pan and Yiqing Xu
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2015
3 5,995 …and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns
Campbell R. Harvey, Yan Liu and Heqing Zhu
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University, Department of Finance and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2013
Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
4 4,939 Statistical Arbitrage in the U.S. Equities Market
Marco Avellaneda and Jeong-Hyun Lee
New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Date posted to database: 30 Jun 2008
Last Revised: 5 Aug 2008
5 2,718 Media Disruption Exacerbates Revolutionary Unrest: Evidence from Mubarak’s Quasi-Experiment
Navid Hassanpour
Yale University
Date posted to database: 1 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
6 4,364 How Different are Young Adults from Older Adults When it Comes to Information Privacy Attitudes and Policies?
Chris Jay Hoofnagle, Jennifer King, Su Li and Joseph Turow
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, University of California, Berkeley - Center for the Study of Law and Society and University of Pennsylvania - Annenberg School for Communication
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2010
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2014
7 3,377 P-Curve: A Key to the File Drawer
Uri Simonsohn, Leif D. Nelson and Joseph P. Simmons
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2013
Last Revised: 8 Jul 2014
8 3,225 The Weirdest People in the World?
Joe Henrich, Steven J. Heine and Ara Norenzayan
University of British Columbia, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Date posted to database: 11 May 2010
Last Revised: 13 May 2010
9 2,916 Conducting Behavioral Research on Amazon's Mechanical Turk
Winter Mason and Siddharth Suri
Facebook and Yahoo! Research Labs
Date posted to database: 13 Oct 2010
Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
10 2,910 Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 30 Nov 2012
Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
25 Feb 2015 through 26 Apr 2015

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1 6,027 China's Ideological Spectrum
Jennifer Pan and Yiqing Xu
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2015
2 143 Lagged Explanatory Variables and the Estimation of Causal Effects
Marc F. Bellemare, Takaaki Masaki and Thomas B. Pepinsky
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Cornell University and Cornell University - Department of Government
Date posted to database: 24 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
3 137 Reducing Crime and Violence: Experimental Evidence on Adult Noncognitive Investments in Liberia
Christopher Blattman, Julian Jamison and Margaret Sheridan
Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Research Department and Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital
Date posted to database: 18 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 18 Apr 2015
4 102 Generalized Synthetic Control Method for Causal Inference with Time-Series Cross-Sectional Data
Yiqing Xu
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 22 Apr 2015
5 34 A University-Wide Field Experiment on Gender Differences in Job Entry Decisions
Anya Savikhin Samek
The University of Chicago
Date posted to database: 17 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
6 94 Blockholder Exit Threats in the Presence of Private Benefits of Control: A Quasi-Experiment from China's Split-Share Structure Reform
Ole-Kristian Hope, Han Wu and Wuyang Zhao
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2015
7 56 Fama-Macbeth Two-Pass Regressions: Improving Risk Premia Estimates
Jushan Bai and Guofu Zhou
Columbia University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin School of Business
Date posted to database: 10 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 10 Apr 2015
8 43 Age Anchors and the Individual Retirement Age: An Experimental Study
Niels Vermeer
CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis
Date posted to database: 3 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 3 Mar 2015
9 37 Words that Matter: Predicting Persuasive Briefs in the United States Supreme Court
Adam Feldman and Elli Menounou
University of Southern California, Political Science and University of Southern California, Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 10 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 22 Apr 2015
10 36 Qualitative Methods and the Study of Authoritarian Regimes
Joseph Torigian
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 7 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 7 Apr 2015





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