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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 30 Mar 2015

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1 10,756 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 5,659 …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: 4 Feb 2015
3 4,864 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 4,317 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 3,273 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
6 3,194 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
7 2,908 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
8 2,820 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
9 2,708 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
10 2,623 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 Jan 2015 through 30 Mar 2015

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1 126 Tax Debt Enforcement: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in the United States
Ricardo Perez-Truglia and Ugo Troiano
Microsoft Research and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2015
2 124 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 60 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
4 52 Econometrics: The Keynes-Tinbergen Controversy
Marcel J. Boumans
University of Amsterdam
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 28 Feb 2015
5 42 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
6 38 Bias in Recruited Sample Research on Children with Same-Sex Parents Using the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ)
Donald Paul Sullins
The Catholic University of America
Date posted to database: 2 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2015
7 37 Curbing Adult Student Attrition: Evidence from a Field Experiment
Raj Chande, Michael Luca, Michael Sanders, Xian‐Zhi Soon, Oana Borcan, Netta Barak Corren, Elizabeth Linos, Elspeth Kirkman and Sean Robinson
Behavioural Insights Team, Harvard Business School - Negotiations, Organizations & Markets Unit, Cabinet Office (UK) - Behavioural Insights Team, Behavioural Insights Team, Göteborg University, Harvard Law School, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Behavioural Insights Team and Behavioural Insights Team
Date posted to database: 13 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
8 35 Weighted Least Squares Estimates of Return Predictability Regressions
Travis L. Johnson
The University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
9 24 Bayesian Nonparametric Calibration and Combination of Predictive Distributions
Federico Bassetti, Roberto Casarin and Francesco Ravazzolo
University of Pavia, University Ca' Foscari of Venice - Department of Economics and Norges Bank
Date posted to database: 18 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 10 Mar 2015
10 23 Words that Matter: Predicting Persuasive Briefs in the United States Supreme Court
Adam Sean 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: 23 Mar 2015





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