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2 Jan 1997 through 28 Jul 2014

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1 8,642 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: 12 Jul 2014
2 4,564 The Future Has Thicker Tails than the Past: Model Error as Branching Counterfactuals
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
New York University-Poly School of Engineering
Date posted to database: 24 May 2011
Last Revised: 10 Jun 2011
3 4,417 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
4 3,919 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
5 2,981 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
6 2,774 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
7 2,646 …and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns
Campbell R. Harvey, Yan Liu and Heqing Zhu
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2013
Last Revised: 27 Jun 2014
8 2,630 Media Disruption Exacerbates Revolutionary Unrest: Evidence from Mubarak’s Natural Experiment
Navid Hassanpour
Yale University
Date posted to database: 1 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 4 Jul 2014
9 2,539 Reproduction of Hierarchy? A Social Network Analysis of the American Law Professoriate
Daniel Martin Katz, Joshua R. Gubler, Jon Zelner, Michael James Bommarito, Eric A. Provins and Eitan M. Ingall
Michigan State University - College of Law, Brigham Young University - Department of Political Science, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems, Bommarito Consulting, LLC, University of Michigan - Department of Political Science and Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Date posted to database: 9 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 26 May 2011
10 2,486 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 May 2014 through 28 Jul 2014

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1 247 Measuring the Measurement Error: A Method to Qualitatively Validate Sensitive Survey Data
Christopher Blattman, Tricia Gonwa, Julian Jamison, Katherine Rodrigues and Margaret Sheridan
Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), The World Bank, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Research Department, Columbia University SIPA and Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital
Date posted to database: 13 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 13 Jun 2014
2 197 It's Raining Men! Hallelujah?
Pauline Grosjean and Rose Khattar
The University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business - School of Economics
Date posted to database: 10 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 10 Jun 2014
3 78 Alan Westin's Privacy Homo Economicus
Chris Jay Hoofnagle and Jennifer M. Urban
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Date posted to database: 29 May 2014
Last Revised: 3 Jul 2014
4 76 The Methodology of Polanyi's Great Transformation
Asad Zaman
Pakistan Institute of Development Economics
Date posted to database: 22 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
5 55 Predicting the Behavior of the Supreme Court of the United States: A General Approach
Daniel Martin Katz and Michael James Bommarito
Michigan State University - College of Law and Bommarito Consulting, LLC
Date posted to database: 9 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2014
6 54 Treating Macro Theory as Systems Theory: What Does it Matter?
Vipin P. Veetil and Richard E. Wagner
George Mason University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 17 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 17 Jun 2014
7 46 Consumer Heterogeneity and Paid Search Effectiveness: A Large Scale Field Experiment
Tom Blake, Chris Nosko and Steven Tadelis
eBay Research Labs, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 2 Jun 2014
8 42 Anti-American Behavior in the Middle East
Daniel Corstange
Columbia University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 12 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
9 28 Understanding the Emergence of Public Debt
Martin Fochmann, Abdolkarim Sadrieh and Joachim Weimann
University of Hannover, University of Magdeburg and University of Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business Administration
Date posted to database: 25 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
10 28 Researchers to Crowds to Algorithms: Building Large, Complex, and Transparent Databases in the Age of Data Science
Nicholas Adams
UC_Berkeley_Sociology
Date posted to database: 27 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014





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