Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 21 Jan 2019 - 22 Mar 2019
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms

Cornell University - Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Law School
860
2.

Rethinking Law School Tenure Standards

University of Chicago - Law School, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
441
3.

Automatic Reaction - What Happens to Workers at Firms that Automate?

Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law, Utrecht University, Utrecht University - Utrecht University School of Economics and CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis
336
4.

Beyond Automation: The Law & Political Economy of Workplace Technological Change

Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law
260
5.

Effects of Class-Size Reduction on Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills

Keio University - Faculty of School and Media Governance, Keio University and University of Tokyo - Graduate School of Economics
198
6.

Expungement of Criminal Convictions: An Empirical Study

University of Michigan Law School and University of Michigan Law School
196
7.

Gender and Geography in the Boardroom: What Really Matters for Board Decisions?

University of Oklahoma- Division of Finance, Georgia State University - Robinson College of Business, Daniels College of Business, University of Denver and Georgia State University - Department of Finance
122
8.

Asset Pricing in the Information Age: Employee Expectations and Stock Returns

University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
120
9.

Peer Group Choice and Chief Executive Officer Compensation

Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
120
10.

Those Who Stayed: Individualism, Self-Selection and Cultural Change During the Age of Mass Migration

Lund University - Department of Economic History
104

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 22 Mar 2019
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
66,071
2.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime

Stanford Law School and University of Chicago
24,976
3.

Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns

University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
22,909
4.

Executive Compensation

University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
19,475
5.

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
17,300
6.

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

Harvard Business School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
15,189
7.

The Role of Education in Economic Development: A Theoretical Perspective

Cag University
14,642
8.

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
14,619
9.

The Role of Education Quality for Economic Growth

Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
13,459
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
12,579