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JEL Code: D71

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1.

Liberal Radicalism: A Flexible Design For Philanthropic Matching Funds

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
Ethereum Foundation, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Microsoft Research New York City
Downloads 9,386
2.

Quadratic Voting: How Mechanism Design Can Radicalize Democracy

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft Research New York City
Downloads 8,577
3.

Mechanism Theory

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 7,635
4.

Is Disruptive Blockchain Technology the Future of Financial Services?

69 The Consumer Finance Law Quarterly Report 232 (2016)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 6,074
5.

Information Aggregation and Adverse Selection

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3,707
6.

Virtual Currencies; Bitcoin & What Now after Liberty Reserve, Silk Road, and Mt. Gox?

Richmond Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 3,199
7.

The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today

Fordham Urban Law Journal, vol. 39, no. 5, pages 1527-1666 (October 2012)
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
Downloads 2,785
8.

Vanishing Vaccinations: Why Are So Many Americans Opting Out of Vaccinating Their Children?

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 353-440 (2004)
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 14 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 2,456
9.

The Delphi Method (El Metodo Delphi)

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 2,363
10.

Conflict and Cooperation within an Organization: A Case Study of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Leiden University - Leiden University College
Downloads 2,320
11.

Best-Practice Investment Management: Lessons for Asset Owners from the Oxford-Watson Wyatt Project on Governance

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 23 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment and Willis Towers Watson
Downloads 1,891
12.

Overcoming the Fear of Guns, the Fear of Gun Control, and the Fear of Cultural Politics: Constructing a Better Gun Debate

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 55, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-58, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-58
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,725
13.

Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 1,585
14.

Organizational Structure as a Determinant of Performance: Evidence from Mutual Funds

Strategic Management Journal, 2012, 33(6) 611-632
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,566
15.

The Non-Existence of Representative Agents

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,516
16.

Lobbying of the International Accounting Standards Board: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Virginia Commonwealth University
Downloads 1,484
17.

Quadratic Voting as Efficient Corporate Governance

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 643
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 May 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research New York City
Downloads 1,419
18.

Three Brief Proofs of Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

Yale Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1123RRR
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation
Downloads 1,390
19.

The Reasonable Person

New York University Law Review, Vol. 87, pp. 323-392, 2012
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,380
20.

Religious Social Norms and Corporate Financial Reporting

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Accounting, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,349
21.

Corporate Boardroom Diversity: Why Are We Still Talking About This?

17 The Scholar: St. Mary's Law Review on Race and Social Justice 219 (2015)
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 1,328
22.

Budget Processes and Commitment to Fiscal Discipline

IMF Working Paper No. 96/78
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,320
23.

Communication and Decision-Making in Corporate Boards

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,306
24.

Social Heuristics Shape Intuitive Cooperation

Nature Communications (2014) 5:3677
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Yale University - Human Cooperation Lab, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology, Yale School of Management, Harvard College, Harvard University and Harvard University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 1,266
25.

A Model of Protests, Revolution, and Information

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,256
26.

Origins and Development of Credit-Based Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 May 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Pepperdine University - Graziadio School of Business and Management
Downloads 1,242
27.

Open Source Software as Consumer Integration into Production

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
Downloads 1,201
28.

Efficient Allocations in Economies with Asymmetric Information When the Realized Frequency of Types Is Common Knowledge

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,156
29.

Microeconomia delle Reti e degli Standards (Microeconomics of Networks)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 May 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 1,152
30.

Foot Voting, Federalism, and Political Freedom

NOMOS LV: Federalism and Subsidiarity, 110-154 (James Fleming and Jacob Levy eds., 2014), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-68
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,050
31.

Gender and Board Activeness: The Role of a Critical Mass

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,016
32.

Bitcoin versus Regulated Payment Systems: What Gives?

38 Cardozo Law Review 1041 (2017)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business and Oklahoma City University - School of Law
Downloads 1,014
33.

Time to Deliberate: Factors Influencing the Duration of Jury Deliberation

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Political Science, New York University and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 1,008
34.

Persuasion Bias, Social Influence, and Uni-Dimensional Opinions

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4339-01; Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 1719
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and London School of Economics
Downloads 1,005
35.

Executive Networks and Firm Policies: Evidence from the Random Assignment of MBA Peers

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-46, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management
Downloads 1,000
36.

Setting the Rules of the Game: The Choice of Electoral Systems in Advanced Democracies

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Politics and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 1,000
37.

Kiva.org: Crowd-Sourced Microfinance and Cooperation in Group Lending

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 26 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 985
38.

Good Faith Performance

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 98, pp. 689-745, 2012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 977
39.

European and American Leniency Programmes: Two Models Towards Convergence?

Competition Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sussex Law School
Downloads 965
40.

An Efficient Frontier in Organization Design: Organizational Structure As a Determinant of Exploration and Exploitation

Organization Science, 2013, 24(4) 1083-1101
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 952
41.

Coalition Formation in Non-Democracies

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-33, Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 75, No. 4, pp. 987-1009, 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 915
42.

Collective Dynamic Choice: The Necessity of Time Inconsistency

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
Downloads 904
43.

Innovative Models of Pension Fund Governance in the Context of the Global Financial Crisis

Watson Wyatt Technical Paper No. 1359057
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment and Willis Towers Watson
Downloads 866
44.

The Case Against Smoking Bans

Regulation, Vol 29, No.4, Winter 2006-2007 pp. 34-40
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri - School of Law

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45.

Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Best Serve the Interest of Their Citizens?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago
Downloads 853
46.

Cultural Comparison of the United States and China from the Project Manager's Perspective

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Swiss Management Center (SMC) University
Downloads 848
47.

What We Know About Wikipedia: A Review of the Literature Analyzing the Project(s)

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
IMT Atlantique
Downloads 841
48.

Law as a Seamless Web? Comparison of Various Network Representations of the United States Supreme Court Corpus (1791-2005)

Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL 2009)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Bommarito Consulting, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems
Downloads 827
49.

Political Economy in a Changing World

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-12
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 16 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

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50.

Classifying Institutional Investors

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Camara & Sibley LLP
Downloads 760