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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 24 Mar 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 166,757 'I've Got Nothing to Hide' and Other Misunderstandings of Privacy
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2007
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
2 81,486 Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behavior, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure
Michael C. Jensen and William H. Meckling
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 1998
Last Revised: 18 May 2013
3 76,832 What is Marriage?
Sherif Girgis, Robert George and Ryan T. Anderson
Princeton University Department of Philosophy, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and University of Notre Dame Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 11 Dec 2010
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
4 52,802 Multiple Victim Public Shootings, Bombings, and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handgun Laws: Contrasting Private and Public Law Enforcement
John R. Lott and William M. Landes
Crime Prevention Research Center and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 1999
Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
5 37,994 Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals
Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Date posted to database: 31 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
6 37,878 Conspiracy Theories
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
7 35,454 Fuck
Christopher M. Fairman
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2006
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2007
8 30,249 What Matters in Corporate Governance?
Lucian A. Bebchuk, Alma Cohen and Allen Ferrell
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Sep 2004
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2009
9 28,960 How to Read a Legal Opinion: A Guide for New Law Students
Orin S. Kerr
The George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
10 28,915 Integrity: Without it Nothing Works
Michael C. Jensen
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc.
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
23 Jan 2017 through 24 Mar 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 3,341 A De Gustibus Approach to Ranking Law Schools
Christopher J. Ryan and Brian L. Frye
Vanderbilt University, Peabody College - Higher Education Law & Policy and University of Kentucky - College of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 17 Mar 2017
2 1,655 The Known Unknowns of the Business Tax Reforms Proposed in the House Republican Blueprint
Michael J. Graetz
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
3 1,564 Reforming Intermediary Liability in the Platform Economy: A European Digital Single Market Strategy
Giancarlo F. Frosio
University of Strasbourg - Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI)
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
4 1,472 How to Lose a Constitutional Democracy
Aziz Z. Huq and Tom Ginsburg
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
5 1,459 The Foreign Emoluments Clause and the Chief Executive
Andy Grewal
University of Iowa - College of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
6 1,443 Right to Be Forgotten: Much Ado About Nothing
Giancarlo F. Frosio
University of Strasbourg - Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI)
Date posted to database: 2 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 26 Feb 2017
7 1,440 The Taking Economy: Uber, Information, and Power
Ryan Calo and Alex Rosenblat
University of Washington - School of Law and Data & Society Research Institute
Date posted to database: 11 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
8 1,115 The Masses and the Elites: Political Philosophy for the Age of Brexit, Trump & Netanyahu
David Enoch
Hebrew University - The Philosophy Department and the Law School
Date posted to database: 27 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 16 Mar 2017
9 1,044 Why a Right to Explanation of Automated Decision-Making Does Not Exist in the General Data Protection Regulation
Sandra Wachter, Brent Mittelstadt and Luciano Floridi
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
10 812 The Canadian Law of Judicial Review: Some Doctrine and Cases
David Stratas
Government of Canada - Federal Court of Appeal
Date posted to database: 2 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017





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