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1.

Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of How Advocacy Groups in the United States Perceive and Use Social Media as Tools for Facilitating Civic Engagement and Collective Action

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
Downloads 4,414
2.

A General Approach for Predicting the Behavior of the Supreme Court of the United States

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law, LexPredict, LLC and South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 3,456
3.

A Tutorial for Using Twitter Data in the Social Sciences: Data Collection, Preparation, and Analysis

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 06 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Dept. of Communication, U of Mainz, Germany and University of Konstanz - Deptment of Politics and Public Administration
Downloads 2,916
4.

Reproduction of Hierarchy? A Social Network Analysis of the American Law Professoriate

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 61, No. 1, August 2011 , CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 26 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law, Brigham Young University - Department of Political Science, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems, LexPredict, LLC, University of Michigan - Department of Political Science and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Downloads 2,886
5.

Measuring the Complexity of the Law: The United States Code

22 Artificial Intelligence and Law 337 (2014)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and LexPredict, LLC
Downloads 2,073
6.

Hustle and Flow: A Social Network Analysis of the American Federal Judiciary

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 71, No. 3, 2010, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-004, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,557
7.

Fashionable Functions: A Google Ngram View of Trends in Functional Differentiation (1800-2000)

International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction, Vol. 10 No. 2, pp. 34-58, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
La Rochelle Business School
Downloads 1,222
8.

Constitutions

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF EMPIRICAL LEGAL RESEARCH, Peter Cane & Herbert Kritzer, eds., 2010, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 10-02-05
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,109
9.

Canadian Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of Social Media Adoption and Perceived Affordances by Advocacy Groups Looking to Advance Activism in Canada

Canadian Journal of Communication, 39(2), 211-233 (2014).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
York University
Downloads 1,005
10.

An Empirical Survey of the Population of United States Tax Court Written Decisions

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
LexPredict, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 878
11.

The Science of Political Science Graduate Admissions

Political Science and Politics, Vol. XXVI, No. 4, pp. 772-778, December 1993
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University, University of Mississippi, Dept. of Political Science and New York University - Department of Politics
Downloads 824
12.

Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 28 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Tilburg University - Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH - Accounting Department and London Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 790
13.

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
LexPredict, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems
Downloads 779
14.

Legal N-Grams? A Simple Approach to Track the ‘Evolution’ of Legal Language

Proceedings of JURIX 2011: The 24th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, Vienna, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law, LexPredict, LLC, Emory University School of Law, Michigan State University College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 745
15.

Organizational Process Models of Budgeting

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Oregon State University - College of Business and Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 701
16.

Understanding & Modeling State Stability: Exploiting System Dynamics

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4574-06, CISL Working Paper No. 2006-02
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Tellus Institute, Brandeis University, Princeton University - Department of Political Science, Brandeis University - International School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Brown University
Downloads 694
17.

Google Flu Trends Still Appears Sick: An Evaluation of the 2013-2014 Flu Season

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of Political Science, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and Northeastern University
Downloads 692
18.

KRLS: A Stata Package for Kernel-Based Regularized Least Squares

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College, Stanford University - Department of Political Science and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 657
19.

Computational Social Science

WILEY Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 259-271, May/June 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study - Center for Social Complexity
Downloads 620
20.

Spread of Hoax in Social Media

BFI Working Paper No. WP-4-2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Bandung Fe Institute
Downloads 525
21.

Methods for Collecting Large-Scale Non-Expert Text Coding

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 May 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Politics
Downloads 495
22.

Will I Stay or Will I Go? Conscientiousness and Lame Duck Absenteeism in the United States Congress

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
New York University Abu Dhabi, Vanderbilt University and University of Notre Dame - Department of Political Science
Downloads 460
23.

Trading Communities, the Networked Structure of International Relations and the Kantian Peace

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2013
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Political Science and CWTS, Leiden University
Downloads 382
24.

Inferring Strategic Voting

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 May 2009 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Working Paper Series

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 358
25.

Distance Measures for Dynamic Citation Networks

Physica A, Vol. 389, pp. 4201-4208, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
LexPredict, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems and UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences
Downloads 349
26.

Fostering Social Movements with Social Media

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Babson College
Downloads 333
27.

Fake News in Social Networks

University of St.Gallen, School of Finance Research Paper No. 2018/4
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, University of Oxford and Deutsche Bundesbank
Downloads 308
28.

Mapping the Universe of International Investment Agreements

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2016, pp. 561-588.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and European University at St. Petersburg (EUSP)
Downloads 292
29.

Inferring Roll Call Scores from Campaign Contributions Using Supervised Machine Learning

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 265
30.

Structured, Focused Uncertainty: Information Analysis for Multi-Method Comparative Case Studies

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Seattle Pacific University and Old Dominion University-Graduate Program in International Studies
Downloads 265
31.

oaxaca: Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition in R

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI)
Downloads 252
32.

Properties of the United States Code Citation Network

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
LexPredict, LLC and Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law
Downloads 249
33.

On the Stability of Community Detection Algorithms on Longitudinal Citation Data

Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2010, Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Applications of Social Network Analysis (ASNA 2009)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 26 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
LexPredict, LLC, Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Study of Complex Systems
Downloads 241
34.

The Growing Complexity of the International Court of Justice's Self-Citation Network: Institutional Achievement or Access-to-Justice Concern?

European Journal of International Law (Forthcoming), University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 59/2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 219
35.

The World of Edgerank: Rhetorical Justifications of Facebook's News Feed Algorithm

Computational Culture (5), Special Issue on Rhetoric and Computation
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Aalborg University Copenhagen and University of Copenhagen - Department of Sociology
Downloads 213
36.

E-Administration as a Way of Increasing the Managerial Capacity in Public Sector

Annual NISPAcee Conference
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
National School of Political Studies and Public Administration (NSPSPA) and National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (NSPSPA)
Downloads 208
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How Many Global Deaths from Arms? Reasons to Question the 740,000 Factoid Being Used to Promote the Arms Trade Treaty

NYU Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 5, p. 672, 2010, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute, Independence Institute and Independence Institute
Downloads 198
38.

A Positive Model of Expenditure Growth

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 196
39.

Measuring Elite Personality Using Speech

Forthcoming, Political Science Research and Methods
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 14 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University Abu Dhabi, Vanderbilt University and University of Notre Dame - Department of Political Science
Downloads 194
40.

Contagion Dynamics of Extremist Propaganda in Social Networks

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Information Sciences Institute
Downloads 191
41.

Scaling Roll Call Votes with W-NOMINATE in R

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 21 May 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - School of Public and International Affairs, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science and University of Essex - Department of Government
Downloads 176
42.

Networks, Collective Action, and State Formation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Politics
Downloads 170
43.

Towards Open Data for Public Accountability: Examining the US and the UK Models

iConference 2015, Newport, California
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Political Science & Public Administration and University of Washington - The Information School
Downloads 162
44.

De-Biased Random Forest Variable Selection

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 159
45.

Text-as-Data Analysis of Preferential Trade Agreements: Mapping the PTA Landscape

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017-32, UNCTAD Research Paper No. 5, UNCTAD/SER.RP/2017/5
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Students and European University at St. Petersburg (EUSP)
Downloads 154
46.

REsCape: An Agent-Based Framework for Modeling Resources, Ethnicity, and Conflict

The Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, Vol. 11, No. 27, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Political Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Political Science Department and ETH Zürich - Department of Mathematics
Downloads 153
47.

Why so Similar?: Identifying Semantic Organizing Processes in Large Textual Corpora

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Communication, University of Pittsburgh - School of Information Sciences and Northeastern University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 153
48.

A New Non-Parametric Matching Method for Bias Adjustment with Applications to Economic Evaluations

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
UC Berkeley and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Downloads 152
49.

Long-Term Science and Technology Policy – Russian Priorities for 2030

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 19/STI/2013
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics - Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge, National Research University Higher School of Economics - Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge and National Research University Higher School of Economics - Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge
Downloads 150
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The Fashionable Functions Reloaded: An Updated Google Ngram View of Trends in Functional Differentiation (1800-2000)

In: Mesquita, A. (Ed.) Research Paradigms and Contemporary Perspectives on Human-Technology Interaction. Hershey: IGI-Global, pp. 236-265
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
La Rochelle Business School, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and Independent
Downloads 150