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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 5 Jul 2015

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 150,515 A Quantitative Approach to Tactical Asset Allocation
Mebane T. Faber
Cambria Investment Management
Date posted to database: 11 Feb 2007
Last Revised: 3 Mar 2014
2 149,639 'I've Got Nothing to Hide' and Other Misunderstandings of Privacy
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2007
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
3 107,951 Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behavior, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure
Michael C. Jensen and William H. Meckling
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 1998
Last Revised: 18 May 2013
4 94,183 A Brief Introduction to the Basics of Game Theory
Matthew O. Jackson
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 5 Dec 2011
Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
5 83,060 Market Efficiency, Long-Term Returns, and Behavioral Finance
Eugene F. Fama
University of Chicago - Finance
Date posted to database: 30 Apr 1997
Last Revised: 1 Dec 2002
6 73,392 What is Marriage?
Sherif Girgis, Robert George and Ryan T. Anderson
Princeton University Department of Philosophy, Princeton University - Department of Politics and University of Notre Dame Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 11 Dec 2010
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
7 52,429 Company Valuation Methods
Pablo Fernandez
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2001
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
8 52,072 Multiple Victim Public Shootings, Bombings, and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handgun Laws: Contrasting Private and Public Law Enforcement
John R. Lott and William M. Landes
Crime Prevention Research Center and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 1999
Last Revised: 15 Jan 2014
9 51,498 Understanding the Modern Monetary System
Cullen O. Roche
Orcam Financial Group, LLC
Date posted to database: 6 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 1 Apr 2013
10 51,124 Option Traders Use (very) Sophisticated Heuristics, Never the Black–Scholes–Merton Formula
Espen Gaarder Haug and Nassim Nicholas Taleb
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New York University-Poly School of Engineering
Date posted to database: 11 Sep 2007
Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
6 May 2015 through 5 Jul 2015

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1 29,561 How Fox News Changed American Media and Political Dynamics
Bruce Bartlett
Date posted to database: 11 May 2015
Last Revised: 4 Jun 2015
2 1,722 Third Amendment Penumbras: Some Preliminary Observations
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Jun 2015
Last Revised: 9 Jun 2015
3 1,417 Facts and Fantasies About Commodity Futures Ten Years Later
Geetesh Bhardwaj, Gary B. Gorton and K. Geert Rouwenhorst
SummerHaven Investment Management, Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance
Date posted to database: 27 May 2015
Last Revised: 27 May 2015
4 1,411 215 Years of Global Multi-Asset Momentum: 1800-2014 (Equities, Sectors, Currencies, Bonds, Commodities and Stocks)
Christopher Geczy and Mikhail Samonov
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department and Forefront Analytics
Date posted to database: 20 May 2015
Last Revised: 20 May 2015
5 1,355 Equity Risk Premiums (ERP): Determinants, Estimation and Implications – The 2012 Edition
Aswath Damodaran
New York University - Stern School of Business
Date posted to database: 22 Mar 2012
Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
6 1,191 Momentum and Markowitz: A Golden Combination
Wouter J. Keller, Adam Butler and Ilya Kipnis
Flex Capital BV, BPG and Associates and QuantStrat TradeR
Date posted to database: 16 May 2015
Last Revised: 5 Jun 2015
7 1,105 The Rise of Contingent Fee Representation in Patent Litigation
David L. Schwartz
Northwestern Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2012
Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
8 1,104 Bankruptcy and Bad Behavior - The Real Moral Hazard: Law Schools Exploiting Market Dysfunction
Steven J. Harper
Northwestern University/Northwestern School of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
9 973 The Bayesian New Statistics: Two Historical Trends Converge
John K. Kruschke and Torrin M. Liddell
Indiana University and Indiana University Bloomington
Date posted to database: 15 May 2015
Last Revised: 15 May 2015
10 1,063 Lumber: Worth It's Weight in Gold Offense and Defense in Active Portfolio Management
Charles V. Bilello and Michael A. Gayed
Pension Partners, LLC and Pension Partners, LLC
Date posted to database: 11 May 2015
Last Revised: 1 Jun 2015

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