Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 24 Apr 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Bill McKibben's Effect on the US Climate Change Debate: Shifting the Institutional Environment Through Radical Flank Effects

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Erb Institute and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
139
2.

Micro Influence and Macro Dynamics of Opinions

European University Institute, ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
92
3.

Constitutional Catallaxy: Friends and Enemies in an Open-Ended Social Order

Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and George Mason University - Department of Economics
34
4.

Corporate Voting

University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
31
5.

Institutional Solutions to Free-Riding in Peer-to-Peer Networks: A Case Study of Online 'Pirate' Communities

George Mason University, Department of Economics, Students
31
6.

The Future of Transnational Self-Regulation ― Enforcement and Compliance in Professional Services

Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
30
7.

Norms-Shifting on Copyright and Fair Use in the Visual Arts Community

American University - School of Communication, American University, School of Communication, American University and Independent
25
8.

Spillover Effects of Institutions on Cooperative Behavior, Preferences and Beliefs

University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, Maastricht University and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
23
9.

Amenities and the Social Structure of Cities

Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA) - CESAER, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Equipe Universitaire de Recherche en Economie Quantitative (EUREQUA) and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
16
10.

Constitutional Catallaxy: Friends and Enemies in an Open-Ended Social Order

Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and George Mason University - Department of Economics
16

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 23 Jun 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
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

York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
4,152
2.

Information Aggregation and Adverse Selection

University of Warwick - Finance Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
3,692
3.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
3,303
4.

Quadratic Voting as Efficient Corporate Governance

University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
1,195
5.

Resisting the Resistance: Resisting Copyright and Promoting Alternatives

Université de Strasbourg - CEIPI
1,104
6.

A Theory of Fads, Fashion, Custom, and Cultural Change as Informational Cascades

University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
1,095
7.

Anarchism and Austrian Economics

George Mason University - Department of Economics
939
8.

The Coase Theorem and Arthur Cecil Pigou

University of Iowa - College of Law
853
9.

Dynamic Governance: Embedding Culture, Capabilities and Change in Singapore

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
808
10.

Understanding Mechanisms Underlying Peer Effects: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Financial Decisions

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale University - School of Management, Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
789