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1.

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 20,851
2.

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: 10 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Decision Research, Harvard Law School, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, New York University School of Law and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 11,265
3.

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 8,076
4.

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 6,958
5.

Prior Exposure Increases Perceived Accuracy of Fake News

Pennycook, G., Cannon, T. D., & Rand, D. G. (2018). Prior exposure increases perceived accuracy of fake news. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147(12), 1865-1880.DOI: 10.1037/xge0000465
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Regina, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 5,289
6.

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 4,928
7.

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 4,683
8.

The Implied Truth Effect: Attaching Warnings to a Subset of Fake News Headlines Increases Perceived Accuracy of Headlines Without Warnings

Pennycook, G., Bear, A., Collins, E., & Rand, D. G. The implied truth effect: Attaching warnings to a subset of fake news headlines increases perceived accuracy of headlines without warnings. Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Regina, Yale University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 3,041
9.

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 2,823
10.

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 2,730
11.

Do People Like Nudges?

Administrative Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 May 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,165
12.

'Ideology' or 'Situation Sense'? An Experimental Investigation of Motivated Reasoning and Professional Judgment

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 64, 2016, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-26
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 22 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Yale Law School, William & Mary Law School, Government of the State of Ohio - Court of Common Pleas and Cultural Cognition Lab, Yale Law School
Downloads 1,508
13.

Rational After All: Toward an Improved Theory of Rationality in Economics

Revue de Philosophie Economique, Vol. 12, No. 1, June 2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens – Department of Philosophy & History of Science and University of Athens - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
Downloads 1,467
14.

Ulrich Beck, Globalization and the Rise of the Risk Society: A Critical Exegetic Analysis

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. LKYSPP08-003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 1,450
15.

An Interactional Model of Direct Democracy - Lessons from the Swiss Experience

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich
Downloads 1,113
16.

On Preferring A to B, While Also Preferring B to A

Forthcoming, Rationality and Society, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,032
17.

Cultural Cognition of the Risks and Benefits of Nanotechnology

Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 87-91, 2009, Yale Law School, Public Law Working
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Decision Research, Pennsylvania State University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 979
18.

Thinking About Tax

USC Law School, Olin Research Paper No. 04-13; and USC CLEO Research Paper No. C04-10
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology
Downloads 953
19.

The Fallacy of Beneficial Ignorance: A Test of Hirschman's Hiding Hand

World Development, Vol. 84, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 943
20.

Cognitive Biases that Interfere with Critical Thinking and Scientific Reasoning: A Course Module

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
City University of New York - Department of Business Management
Downloads 913
21.

Rationality and Belief in Human Evolution

Annenberg Public Policy Center Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Toronto
Downloads 882
22.

How Much Does a Belief Cost?: Revisiting the Marketplace of Ideas

Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal, Vol. 21, 2011
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tulane University - Law School
Downloads 860
23.

A Note on the Perverse Effects of Actively Open-Minded Thinking on Climate-change Polarization

Research & Politics, October-December 2016: 1-5, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 563
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and University of Richmond
Downloads 836
24.

Heuristics and Biases in Thinking About Tax

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 03-31; USC Law School, Olin Research Paper No. 03-22; and USC CLEO Research Paper No. C03-23
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology
Downloads 801
25.

Going Cognitive: Tools for Rebuilding the Social Sciences

GROUNDING SOCIAL SCIENCES IN COGNITIVE SCIENCES, Chapter 14. pp. 387-414, Ron Sun, ed., Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
Downloads 788
26.

Is Deontology a Heuristic? On Psychology, Neuroscience, Ethics, and Law

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 739
27.

Terrorism, Panic and Pedophilia

Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 10, No. 3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Downloads 736
28.

Biased Assimilation, Polarization, and Cultural Credibility: An Experimental Study of Nanotechnology Risk Perceptions

Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Decision Research, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University, University of Colorado - Department of Psychology and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 696
29.

Laplace's Theories of Cognitive Illusions, Heuristics, and Biases

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Columbia University - Department of Statistics and Department of Political Science
Downloads 692
30.

Social Science and Human Rights

UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL ACTION, PROMOTING HUMAN RIGHTS, Ryan Goodman, Derek Jinks, & Andrew K. Woods, eds., Oxford University Press, 2012, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-57, University of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 200
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law, University of Texas School of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 668
31.

One Century of Global IQ Gains: A Formal Meta-Analysis of the Flynn Effect (1909-2013)

Pietschnig, J., & Voracek, M. (2015). One century of global IQ gains: A formal meta-analysis of the Flynn effect (1909-2013). Perspectives on Psychological Science
Number of pages: 179 Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Vienna - Department of Applied Psychology: Health, Development, Enhancement and Intervention and University of Vienna
Downloads 657
32.

The Tea Party Movement and Popular Constitutionalism

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 105, p. 300, 2011 (Colloquy on the Constitutional Politics of the Tea Party Movement), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-22
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 May 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 641
33.

The Persistence of Western Negative Perceptions About Africa: Factoring in the Role of Africans

Journal of African Studies and Development, Vol. 7 (3): 72-80, 2015, DOI: 10.5897/JASD2014.0317
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Mkwawa University College of Education
Downloads 640
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Culture, Cognition and Conflict: How Neuroscience Can Help to Explain Cultural Differences in Negotiation and Conflict Management

IACM 21st Annual Conference Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Fairfield University, Fairfield University - Charles F. Dolan School of Business and Fairfield University - Charles F. Dolan School of Business
Downloads 623
35.

The Rationalizing Voter: Unconscious Thought in Political Information Processing

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Political Science and Stony Brook University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 621
36.

The Mythology of Game Theory

Proceedings of the International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, & Prediction, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 01-12
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science and University of California, Riverside (UCR)
Downloads 594
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Ever Failed, Try Again, Succeed Better: Results from a Randomized Educational Intervention on Grit

HCEO Working Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
European University Institute, University College London - Department of Economics and Koc University
Downloads 583
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Misinformation and Identity-Protective Cognition

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 587
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 576
39.

The Mind is an Autocatalytic Vortex

LITERARY MIND - REAL: YEARBOOK OF RESEARCH IN ENGLISH AND AMERICAN LITERATURE, Jürgen Schlaeger, ed., Vol. 24, Tübingen, Germany: Gunter Narr Verlag, 2008,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
Downloads 575
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Warning Bell: Liberals Implicitly Respond to Group Morality Before Rejecting it Explicitly

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California, University of Virginia, University of Virginia, University of Virginia, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Virginia
Downloads 559
41.

The Saucier Qualified Immunity Experiment: An Empirical Analysis

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 36, 2009
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 553
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Real 'Fake News' and Fake 'Fake News'

16 First Amend. L. Rev., Forthcoming, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-1
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 09 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 486
43.

Knowledge Problem

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF AUSTRIAN ECONOMICS, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy
Downloads 475
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Originalism and Political Ignorance

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 97, No. 2, pp. 625-668, December 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-28
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 448
45.

Backstage Cognition in Reason and Choice

ELEMENTS OF REASON: COGNITION, CHOICE, AND THE BOUNDS OF RATIONALITY, Arthur Lupia, Mathew D. McCubbins, and Samuel L. Popkin, eds., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 264-286, 2000
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
Downloads 445
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Income and Ideology: How Personality Traits, Cognitive Abilities, and Education Shape Political Attitudes

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 11-08
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics, University of Vienna and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
Downloads 424
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Knowing When to Trust Others: An ERP Study of Decision Making After Receiving Information from Unknown People

Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 23-34
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis, Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 421
48.

Human Rights vs Emissions Rights: Climate Justice and the Equitable Distribution of Ecological Space

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Edinburgh - School of Social and Political Science
Downloads 405
49.

Voter Ignorance and the Democratic Ideal

Critical Review: A Journal of Politics and Society, V. 12, No. 4, 1998
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 400
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Stereotype Threat: A Case of Overclaim Syndrome?

THE SCIENCE ON WOMEN AND SCIENCE, Christina Hoff Sommers, ed., American Enterprise Institute, 2009, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 395