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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 30 Apr 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 168,040 '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 77,036 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 52,831 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 38,304 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 38,124 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 35,505 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 30,391 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 29,244 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
10 29,105 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
1 Mar 2017 through 30 Apr 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 6,518 'Rape-Adjacent': Imagining Legal Responses to Nonconsensual Condom Removal
Alexandra Brodsky
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
2 5,016 A Revealed-Preferences Ranking of 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: 9 Apr 2017
3 4,665 Encryption Workarounds
Orin S. Kerr and Bruce Schneier
The George Washington University Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Date posted to database: 22 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2017
4 2,457 Why Prison?: An Economic Critique
Peter N. Salib
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Date posted to database: 7 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 7 Apr 2017
5 1,562 Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments
Tonja Jacobi and Dylan Schweers
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 6 Apr 2017
6 1,014 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: 22 Apr 2017
7 958 However Kindly Intentioned: Structural Racism and Volunteer CASA Programs
Amy Mulzer and Tara Urs
Brooklyn Law School and King County Department of Public Defense
Date posted to database: 28 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 3 Mar 2017
8 828 Law, Virtual Reality, and Augmented Reality
Mark A. Lemley and Eugene Volokh
Stanford Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2017
9 3,140 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
10 3,410 Statement of Lawrence B. Solum: Hearings on the Nomination of the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017





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