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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 3 Dec 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 162,760 '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 76,389 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 52,728 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 37,047 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
6 36,297 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: 24 Jul 2016
7 35,321 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 29,860 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 28,561 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 27,982 Integrity: Without it Nothing Works
Michael C. Jensen
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc.
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
4 Oct 2016 through 3 Dec 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 3,414 Do White Police Officers Unfairly Target Black Suspects?
John R. Lott and Carlisle E. Moody
Crime Prevention Research Center and College of William and Mary - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 16 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 27 Nov 2016
2 2,596 The Freedom to Film Pornography
Marc J. Randazza
Randazza Legal Group
Date posted to database: 5 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 9 Nov 2016
3 1,840 FinTech, RegTech and the Reconceptualization of Financial Regulation
Douglas W. Arner, Janos Nathan Barberis and Ross P. Buckley
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
4 1,520 Permissible Negligence and Campaigns to Suppress Rights
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 16 Nov 2016
5 799 On the Notion of Restriction of Competition: What We Know and What We Don't Know We Know
Pablo Ibáñez Colomo and Alfonso Lamadrid
London School of Economics - Law Department and Garrigues
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 18 Oct 2016
6 765 Startup Lawyering 2.0
John F. Coyle and Joseph M. Green
University of North Carolina School of Law and Thomson Reuters Practical Law
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 2 Nov 2016
7 627 The EU-Canada Joint Interpretive Declaration/Instrument on the CETA
Gus Van Harten
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
8 623 Aggressive Tax Planning & the Ethical Tax Lawyer
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 6 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 18 Oct 2016
9 616 Free Innovation
Eric A. von Hippel
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 11 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 11 Nov 2016
10 510 The Reform of the French Law of Obligations: Les Jeux Sont Faits
Jan M. Smits and Caroline Calomme
Maastricht University Faculty of Law - Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI) and Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI)
Date posted to database: 1 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 3 Oct 2016





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