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1.

Specific and General Knowledge and Organizational Structure

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, CONTRACT ECONOMICS, pp. 251-274, Lars Werin and Hans Wijkander, eds., Blackwell, Oxford, 1992, Journal Of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 1995
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Sep 1995 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
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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

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Dirty Data, Bad Predictions: How Civil Rights Violations Impact Police Data, Predictive Policing Systems, and Justice

94 N.Y.U. L. REV. ONLINE 192 (2019)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
AI Now Institute, New York University School of Law and AI Now Institute
Downloads 3,991
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Culture and Identity-Protective Cognition: Explaining the White Male Effect in Risk Perception

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 465-505, November 2007, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 152
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University, Decision Research and Decision Research
Downloads 3,891
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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 3,653
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I Didn’t Want to Offend You: The Cost of Avoiding Sensitive Questions

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, University of Utah - Department of Marketing and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 3,487
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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
Working Paper Series
Dept. of Communication, U of Mainz, Germany and University of Konstanz - Deptment of Politics and Public Administration
Downloads 3,455
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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: 16 Jan 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Regina, Yale University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 3,425
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The Data Protection Officer Handbook

The Data Protection Officer Handbook, 2019
Number of pages: 247 Posted: 02 Aug 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Oxford Martin School - Global Cyber Capacity Centre and Independent
Downloads 3,265
10.

Defining Hate Speech

Berkman Klein Center Research Publication No. 2016-20, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-48
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Boston University School of Law
Downloads 3,007
11.

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 2,874
12.

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 2,783
13.

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 2,634
14.

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 Chicago and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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15.

The New Media Technologies: Overview and Research Framework

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Baruch College, CUNY - Zicklin School of Business and City University of New York - Department of Business Management
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16.

The 'Snipers' Massacre' on the Maidan in Ukraine

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 09 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa
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Fakes, News and the Election: A New Taxonomy for the Study of Misleading Information within the Hybrid Media System

Giglietto, F., Iannelli, L., Valeriani, A., & Rossi, L. (2019). ‘Fake news’ is the invention of a liar: How false information circulates within the hybrid news system. Current Sociology. DOI: 10.1177/0011392119837536, Convegno AssoComPol 2016 (Urbino, 15-17 Dicembre 2016),
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Università degli Studi di Sassari, IT University of Copenhagen and Università di Bologna
Downloads 2,426
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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 (UCSB)
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19.

Communities of Practice and Virtual Learning Communities: Benefits, Barriers and Success Factors

eLearning Papers, No. 5, September 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Northumbria at Newcastle and ISEG UNIVERSIDADE DE LISBOA
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20.

Productivity Effects of Information Diffusion in Networks

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 May 2007
Working 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
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21.

How Effective Is Third-Party Consumer Profiling and Audience Delivery?: Evidence from Field Studies

Forthcoming in Marketing Science - Frontiers
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Melbourne Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS) and BurstSMS
Downloads 2,166
22.

New Social Media and Impact of Fake News on Society

ICSSM Proceedings, July 2018, Chaing Mai, Thailand, pp. 77-96
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
PhD-eLearning Methodology Program
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23.

Deconstructing 'Decentralization': Exploring the Core Claim of Crypto Systems

Crypto Assets: Legal and Monetary Perspectives (OUP, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
St. Mary's University School of Law
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Identifying and Countering Fake News

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 17-15
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
NYU School of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 2,012
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Using Gossips to Spread Information: Theory and Evidence from Two Randomized Controlled Trials

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 14-15
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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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 1,978
27.

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 Brown University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,925
28.

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany

Number of pages: 134 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, University of Michigan Law School and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Downloads 1,888
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Fighting Misinformation on Social Media Using Crowdsourced Judgments of News Source Quality

Pennycook, G., & Rand. D. G. (2019). Fighting misinformation on social media using crowdsourced judgments of news source quality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1806781116
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,876
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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 1,840
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Facts, Alternative Facts, and Fact Checking in Times of Post-Truth Politics

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Sciences Po, Sciences Po and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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32.

Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School

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A Skeptical View of Information Fiduciaries

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 133, pp. 497-541, 2019
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 1,800
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Generalizable and Robust TV Advertising Effects

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Northwestern - Kellogg
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Critical Discourse Analysis of Barack Obama's 2012 Speeches: Views from Systemic Functional Linguistics and Rhetoric

Theory and Practice in Language Studies (TPLS), 4(6), 1178-1187. doi:10.4304/tpls.4.6.1178-1187
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Tabriz Branch and Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Tabriz Branch
Downloads 1,757
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Attack When the World Is Not Watching? U.S. News and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 20 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Lazy, Not Biased: Susceptibility to Partisan Fake News Is Better Explained by Lack of Reasoning Than by Motivated Reasoning

Pennycook, G. & Rand, D. G. (2018). Lazy, not biased: Susceptibility to partisan fake news is better explained by lack of reasoning than by motivated reasoning. Cognition. doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2018.06.011
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 20 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Regina and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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The Most Controversial Topics in Wikipedia: A Multilingual and Geographical Analysis

Global Wikipedia: International and Cross-Cultural Issues in Online Collaboration, Fichman P., Hara N., eds., Scarecrow Press, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2013 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Communication and Information (SC&I), University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and Budapest University of Technology and Economics - Department of Theoretical Physics
Downloads 1,711
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Understanding Harmful Speech Online

Berkman Klein Center Research Publication No. 2016-21
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 1,692
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The 2015 University of Missouri Protests and their Lessons for Higher Education Policy and Administration

107 Kentucky Law Journal 61 (2018-2019), University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-27
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 24 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 1,644
41.

Informational Autocrats

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 1,632
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Beyond the Wall: Mapping Twitter in China

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2015-14
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Quello Center for Telecommunication Management and Law; Michigan State University, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 1,599
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Assessing Censorship on Microblogs in China: Discriminatory Keyword Analysis and Impact Evaluation of the 'Real Name Registration' Policy

IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 42-50, May-June 2013, doi:10.1109/MIC.2013.28
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong
Downloads 1,587
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Online Political Participation: Slacktivism or Efficiency Increased Activism? Evidence from the Brazilian Ficha Limpa Campaign

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
German Development Insitute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,570
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Mining Face-to-Face Interaction Networks using Sociometric Badges: Predicting Productivity in an IT Configuration Task

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, MIT - Media Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 1,553
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Political Advertising in the 21st Century: The Rise of the YouTube Ad

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Washington State University, Wesleyan University - Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,498
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Firm-Created Word-of-Mouth Communication: A Field-Based Quasi-Experiment

HBS Marketing Research Paper No. 04-03
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 1,457
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Pre-Primary News Coverage of the 2016 Presidential Race: Trump's Rise, Sanders' Emergence, Clinton's Struggle

HKS Working Paper No. 16-023
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 1,453
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Totalitarianism Through Newspeak and Doublethink: An Evaluation Through George Orwell's 1984

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,446
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Belief in Fake News Is Associated with Delusionality, Dogmatism, Religious Fundamentalism, and Reduced Analytic Thinking

Bronstein, M., Pennycook, G. Bear, A., Rand, D. G., & Cannon, T. (2018). Belief in Fake News is Associated with Delusionality, Dogmatism, Religious Fundamentalism, and Reduced Analytic Thinking. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition. DOI: 10.1016/j.jarmac.2018.09.005
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University, University of Regina, Yale University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Yale University
Downloads 1,402