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1.

What is Web 2.0: Design Patterns and Business Models for the Next Generation of Software

Communications & Strategies, No. 1, p. 17, First Quarter 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
O'Reilly Media
Downloads 41,788
2.

Six Provocations for Big Data

A Decade in Internet Time: Symposium on the Dynamics of the Internet and Society, September 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
Data & Society Research Institute and Microsoft Research
Downloads 39,788
3.

The Nature of Man

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 4-19, Summer 1994
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Nov 1997 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 32,015
4.

The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study

Journal of Business Venturing, Volume 29, Issue 1, January 2014, Pages 1–16,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 28,033
5.

Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination

Journal of Telecommunications and High Technology Law, Vol. 2, p. 141, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jun 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 23,158
6.

The Rise of the Sharing Economy: Estimating the Impact of Airbnb on the Hotel Industry

Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2013-16
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Questrom School of Business, Boston University, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California and Boston University - Department of Computer Science
Downloads 20,529
7.

Bitcoin: An Innovative Alternative Digital Currency

Hastings Science & Technology Law Journal, Vol. 4, p.160
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 15,947
8.

Social Networks that Matter: Twitter Under the Microscope

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol and HP Labs
Downloads 15,919
9.

Blockchain Technology: Principles and Applications

Research Handbook on Digital Transformations, edited by F. Xavier Olleros and Majlinda Zhegu. Edward Elgar, 2016
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Université Bourgogne Franche Comté
Downloads 12,202
10.

Piracy and Box Office Movie Revenues: Evidence from Megaupload

International Journal of Industrial Organization, 52, 2017, 188-215
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zurich - Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and Information Technology, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management)
Downloads 12,047
11.

Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies

A Decade in Internet Time: Symposium on the Dynamics of the Internet and Society, September 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Data & Society Research Institute and Data & Society Research Institute
Downloads 11,233
12.

The sharing economy: Why people participate in collaborative consumption

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 2015, DOI: 10.1002/asi.23552
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
School of Information Science, University of Tampere, Copenhagen Business School and Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
Downloads 11,222
13.

Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 11,159
14.

Opening Closed Regimes: What Was the Role of Social Media During the Arab Spring?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Department of Communication, University of Washington, American University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Washington and University of Washington - College of Arts and Sciences
Downloads 10,329
15.

Effects of Word-of-Mouth versus Traditional Marketing: Findings from an Internet Social Networking Site

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-065
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, UCLA Anderson School of Management and Ozyegin University
Downloads 9,994
16.

Consumer Acceptance and Use of Information Technology: Extending the Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology

MIS Quarterly, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 157-178, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arkansas - Department of Information Systems, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Downloads 9,845
17.

Understanding Privacy

Daniel J. Solove, UNDERSTANDING PRIVACY, Harvard University Press, May 2008, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 420, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 420
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 9,688
18.

What You Should Know About Megaprojects and Why: An Overview

Project Management Journal, April/May 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 9,498
19.

Inferring App Demand from Publicly Available Data

MIS Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 9,278
20.

Literature Review - Knowledge Management Research at the Organizational Level

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 9,180
21.

What Makes Online Content Viral?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 8,658
22.

IT Governance on One Page

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4517-04; CIS Research Working Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Information Systems Research (CISR) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Information Systems Research (CISR)
Downloads 8,580
23.

Flash Cookies and Privacy II: Now with HTML5 and ETag Respawning

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), University of Wyoming, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Good Research and University of California, Berkeley - School of Information
Downloads 8,495
24.

Contracts for Clouds: Comparison and Analysis of the Terms and Conditions of Cloud Computing Services

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 63/2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
University of London - Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies and Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Downloads 8,393
25.

Goodbye Pareto Principle, Hello Long Tail: The Effect of Search Costs on the Concentration of Product Sales

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 8,345
26.

Economists' Hubris - The Case of Risk Management

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 28, pp. 25-35, April 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute and Aston Business School
Downloads 8,253
27.

Facebook Tracks and Traces Everyone: Like This!

Tilburg Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 03/2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
TNO Information and Communication Technology in Delft
Downloads 8,207
28.

Using PEST Analysis as a Tool for Refining and Focusing Contexts for Information Systems Research

6th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies, Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 229-236, July 9-10, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sheffield - Department of Information Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 7,955
29.

HarvardX and MITx: Two Years of Open Online Courses Fall 2012-Summer 2014

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Office of Digital Learning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Office of Digital Learning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, Harvard University, Harvard University and Harvard University - HarvardX
Downloads 7,899
30.

Government Surveillance and Internet Search Behavior

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Digital Fourth and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 7,778
31.

Can Robots Be Lawyers? Computers, Lawyers, and the Practice of Law

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina School of Law and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning
Downloads 7,768
32.

Reel Piracy: The Effect of Online Film Piracy on International Box Office Sales

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
Downloads 7,563
33.

Optimal Software Free Trial Strategy: The Impact of Network Externalities and Consumer Uncertainty

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 7,547
34.

The Wiki and the Blog: Toward a Complex Adaptive Intelligence Community

Studies in Intelligence, Vol 49, No 3, September 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Central Intelligence Agency
Downloads 7,546
35.

Information, Technology and Information Worker Productivity

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston University – Questrom School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 7,209
36.

A Brief History of Information Privacy Law

PROSKAUER ON PRIVACY, PLI, 2016, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 6,936
37.

Equity Risk Premiums (ERP): Determinants, Estimation and Implications - A Post-Crisis Update

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 6,818
38.

Big Data's Disparate Impact

104 California Law Review 671 (2016)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Data & Society Research Institute
Downloads 6,803
39.

Some Simple Economics of the Blockchain

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2874598, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5191-16
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 6,675
40.

Decentralized Blockchain Technology and the Rise of Lex Cryptographia

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas
Downloads 6,394
41.

Information Asymmetry and Thwarting Spam

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Boston University – Questrom School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
Downloads 6,367
42.

What Makes You Click? Mate Preferences and Matching Outcomes in Online Dating

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4603-06
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 6,307
43.

What Is eSports and Why Do People Watch It?

Hamari, J., & Sjöblom, M. (2017). What is eSports and why do people watch it? Internet research, 27(2). DOI: 10.1108/IntR-04-2016-0085, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
School of Information Science, University of Tampere and Game Research Lab, School of Information Science, Tampere University
Downloads 6,297
44.

Why Hackers Do What They Do: Understanding Motivation and Effort in Free/Open Source Software Projects

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4425-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Technology and Operations Management Group and The Boston Consulting Group
Downloads 6,274
45.

Computing Productivity: Firm-Level Evidence

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4210-01
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 6,092
46.

A Short, Comprehensive, Practical Guide to Copulas

GARP Risk Professional, p. 22-27, October 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Sep 2011
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 6,054
47.

Markets are Efficient if and Only if P = NP

Algorithmic Finance, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2011, NYU Poly Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bridgeport - School of Business
Downloads 5,846
48.

Digital Market Manipulation

82 George Washington Law Review 995 (2014), University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-27
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 5,828
49.

Online Consumer Review: Word-of-Mouth as a New Element of Marketing Communication Mix

Management Science, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 477-491, 2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 5,789
50.

Federalism in Cyberspace

28 U. Conn. L. Rev. 1095 (1996)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Feb 1997 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 5,728