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1.

How Fox News Changed American Media and Political Dynamics

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 38,241
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Introductory Reading for the 'Being a Leader and The Effective Exercise of Leadership: An Ontological/Phenomenological Model' Course

Harvard Business School Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit Research Paper Series No. 10-091, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 08-01, Simon School Working Paper No. 08-02, Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference 2009: Law, Behavior & the Brain
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Independent, SSRN, Landmark Worldwide LLC and California State University Office of the Chancellor
Downloads 25,067
3.

Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government

Behavioural Public Policy, 1, 54-86, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Cornell University and Decision Research
Downloads 17,960
4.

Choice Architecture

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard Law School and University of Chicago - Political Science Department

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Integrity: A Positive Model that Incorporates the Normative Phenomena of Morality, Ethics, and Legality -- Abridged (English Language Version)

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 10-061, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 10-01, Simon School Working Paper No. 10-07
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent, SSRN and Landmark Worldwide LLC

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Downloads 14,801
6.

Psychic Numbing and Mass Atrocity

In E. Shafir (Ed.), The behavioral foundations of public policy (pp. 126–142). NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013., NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-56,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Decision Research, Harvard Law School, University of Kentucky - College of Law, New York University School of Law and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 10,915
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The Skin In The Game Heuristic for Protection Against Tail Events

Review of Behavioral Economics, 2014, 1: 1–21, NYU Tandon Research Paper No. 2298292,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
NYU-Tandon School of Engineering and Oxford Brookes University
Downloads 9,723
8.

Cultural Cognition as a Conception of the Cultural Theory of Risk

HANDBOOK OF RISK THEORY, S. Roeser, ed., Forthcoming, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-20, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 7,280
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False Memories of Fabricated Political Events

Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 49, 2013, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-87
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine - Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, The Slate Group and University of California, Irvine - Department of Psychology and Social Behavior
Downloads 6,585
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Moral Foundations Theory: The Pragmatic Validity of Moral Pluralism

Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of California, Irvine - School of Social Ecology, University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Southern California, University of California, Irvine and University of California, Irvine
Downloads 6,554
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Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study

Judgment and Decision Making, 8, 407-24 (2013), Cultural Cognition Lab Working Paper No. 107, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 272
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 5,060
12.

The Second National Risk and Culture Study: Making Sense of - and Making Progress In - The American Culture War of Fact

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 370, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 154, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 370, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Decision Research, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 4,628
13.

Chilling Effects: Online Surveillance and Wikipedia Use

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 1, p. 117, 2016
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 4,453
14.

Fixing the Communications Failure

Nature, Vol. 463, pp. 296-297, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 25 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,908
15.

The Weirdest People in the World?

RatSWD Working Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 11 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Downloads 3,900
16.

Who Believes that Astrology is Scientific?

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-10
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Downloads 3,732
17.

Understanding Libertarian Morality: The Psychological Roots of an Individualist Ideology

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California, University of California, Irvine - School of Social Ecology, University of Southern California, University of California, Irvine and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 3,712
18.

Understanding Social Media Logic

Media and Communication, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 2-14, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam (UvA)
Downloads 3,114
19.

Extreme Protest Tactics Reduce Popular Support for Social Movements

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2911177
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management, Stanford University and University of Toronto - Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management
Downloads 3,077
20.

Media Disruption Exacerbates Revolutionary Unrest: Evidence from Mubarak’s Quasi-Experiment

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
School of Political Science, Higher School of Economics
Downloads 2,977
21.

Civic Crowdfunding: Participatory Communities, Entrepreneurs and the Political Economy of Place

Number of pages: 173 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Work, Technology and Organizations
Downloads 2,767
22.

Importance of Social Psychology in the Society

Educational Research International Vol. 3(5) October 2014
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Sindh - Department of Sociology, University of Sindh - Department of Sociology, University of Sindh - Department of Economics and Mehran University of Engineering & Technology
Downloads 2,448
23.

Why We Engage: How Theories of Human Behavior Contribute to Our Understanding of Civic Engagement in a Digital Era

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 21
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Emerson College, Emerson College and New York University (NYU), Students
Downloads 2,414
24.

Who Really Gives? Partisanship and Charitable Giving in the United States

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania and University of Memphis - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,398
25.

Science Curiosity and Political Information Processing

Advances in Political Psychology, Forthcoming, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 561
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, College of Media & Communication, Texas Tech University, Cultural Cognition Project at Yale Law School, Howard Hughes Medical Institute - Tangled Bank Studios and University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 2,368
26.

Twitter in Politics: A Comprehensive Literature Review

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Konstanz - Deptment of Politics and Public Administration

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Downloads 2,311
27.

The New Media Technologies: Overview and Research Framework

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Apr 2008
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Baruch College, CUNY - Zicklin School of Business and City University of New York (CUNY) - Department of Business Management
Downloads 2,280
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A Tutorial for Using Twitter Data in the Social Sciences: Data Collection, Preparation, and Analysis

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 06 Jan 2016
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Dept. of Communication, U of Mainz, Germany and University of Konstanz - Deptment of Politics and Public Administration
Downloads 2,269
29.

Government Control of the Media

Journal of Public Economics, vol. 118, pp. 163-171, October 2014.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 2,230
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On the Evolutionary Origin of Prospect Theory Preferences

Journal of Politics, Vol. 70, No. 2, pp. 335-350, April 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Political Science, UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences and State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 2,224
31.

Reducing Crime and Violence: Experimental Evidence from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Liberia

Number of pages: 119 Posted: 18 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, World Bank Global Insights Initiative and Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital

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Downloads 2,090
32.

Facebook is... Fostering Political Engagement: A Study of Online Social Networking Groups and Offline Participation

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of New Mexico - Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Santa Barbara
Downloads 2,070
33.

What is the 'Science of Science Communication'?

Journal of Science Communication, 14(3), 1-10 (2015), Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 539
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 2,050
34.

What Causes Terrorism?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Freiburg and University of Freiburg - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,028
35.

The Food Crises and Political Instability in North Africa and the Middle East

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
New England Complex Systems Institute, New England Complex Systems Institute and New England Complex Systems Institute
Downloads 2,016
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Consumer Demand for the Fair Trade Label: Evidence from a Multi-Store Field Experiment

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, Formerly: MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-9B
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and London School of Economics
Downloads 1,955
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Twittering the News: The Emergence of Ambient Journalism

Journalism Practice, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 297-308, July 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia - School of Journalism
Downloads 1,948
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Bots, #Strongerin, and #Brexit: Computational Propaganda During the UK-EU Referendum

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
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University of Washington - Department of Communication and Corvinus University of Budapest - Doctoral School of Sociology and Social Policy
Downloads 1,912
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Donald Trump and the 'Oxygen of Publicity': Branding, Social Media, and Mass Media in the 2016 Presidential Primary Elections

Paper prepared for the American Political Science Association Annual Meeting 2016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 1,855
40.

The Euro Area Crisis: Politics Over Economics

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5091-14
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 1,819
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The Language of Law and the Practice of Politics: Great Powers and the Rhetoric of Self-Determination in the Cases of Kosovo and South Ossetia

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 10, p. 1, 2009 , St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-0176
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
St. John's University - School of Law
Downloads 1,806
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Behavioral Law and Economics: Its Origins, Fatal Flaws, and Implications for Liberty

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-63
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Downloads 1,775
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Media as the Fourth Estate of Democracy

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Christ University School of Law and Christ University School of Law
Downloads 1,762
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How Much Should We Trust Estimates from Multiplicative Interaction Models? Simple Tools to Improve Empirical Practice

Number of pages: 146 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Students and University of California, San Diego
Downloads 1,754
45.

Nudging and Choice Architecture: Ethical Considerations

Yale Journal on Regulation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,752
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More Tweets, More Votes: Social Media as a Quantitative Indicator of Political Behavior

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing and Indiana University
Downloads 1,751
47.

Ideological Segregation Online and Offline

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-19, Chicago Booth Initiative on Global Markets Working Paper No. 55.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago

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Downloads 1,714
48.

Split Definitive: How Party Polarization Turned the Supreme Court into a Partisan Court

Supreme Court Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 May 2014 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
William & Mary Law School and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,678
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Doubling Down: Inequality in Responsiveness and the Policy Preferences of Elected Officials

USC CLASS Research Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Southern California
Downloads 1,669
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