Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 28 Jan 2020 - 28 Mar 2020
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Great Transformation: Making China a High Income Country

Fulbright University Vietnam
1,452
2.

Coronavirus Fears and Macroeconomic Expectations

Haverford College - Department of Economics
715
3.

The Value of Study Abroad Experience in the Labor Market: Findings from a Resume Audit Experiment

University of Arkansas - Department of Education Reform and University of Arkansas - Department of Education Reform
543
4.

Willingness to be Paid: Who Trains for Tech Jobs?

Samford University
388
5.

The Returns to College(s): Estimating Value-Added and Match Effects in Higher Education

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
339
6.

The College Admissions Contribution to the Labor Market Beauty Premium

Jinan University-University of Birmingham Joint Institute, University of Florida, Warrington College of Business Administration, Students and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
197
7.

Gangs and Knife Crime in London

London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
173
8.

The Indian Automobile Sector Slowdown

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), Institute of Management and St. Aloysius College, Students
124
9.

The ‘Right’ Level for the Superannuation Guarantee: A Straightforward Issue by No Means

Australian National University (ANU), Australian National University and Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics
113
10.

Paying for Law School: Law Student Loan Indebtedness and Career Choices

Roger Williams University School of Law
107

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 28 Mar 2020
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

‘A Diamond is Forever’ and Other Fairy Tales: The Relationship between Wedding Expenses and Marriage Duration

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Emory University - Department of Economics
78,403
2.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime

Stanford Law School and University of Chicago
25,267
3.

The Role of Education in Economic Development: A Theoretical Perspective

Cag University
24,096
4.

Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns

University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
23,458
5.

Executive Compensation

University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
19,791
6.

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation

Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, National Science Foundation and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
18,700
7.

The 'IKEA Effect': When Labor Leads to Love

Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
17,558
8.

CEO Incentives: It's Not How Much You Pay, But How

Harvard Business School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
15,547
9.

The Role of Education Quality for Economic Growth

Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
13,734
10.

Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime

Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
13,340