Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 19 Jan 2019 - 20 Mar 2019
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

A Skeptical View of Information Fiduciaries

Yale University, Law School and Columbia University - Law School
648
2.

Stare Decisis: Rhetoric and Reality in the Supreme Court

University of Virginia School of Law
133
3.

A Computational Analysis of Constitutional Polarization

Columbia University - Law School, Columbia University - School of Law and Columbia Law School
84
4.

Judicial Review in Administrative Governance: A Theoretical Framework for Comparative Analysis

University of Connecticut School of Law
76
5.

Accommodating Competition: Harmonizing National Economic Commitments

American University - Washington College of Law
34
6.

The Legacy of President Barack Obama in the U.S. Supreme Court

Political Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
19

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 20 Mar 2019
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
18,207
2.

An Aid-Institutions Paradox? A Review Essay on Aid Dependency and State Building in Sub-Saharan Africa

Center for Global Development, Birk Consulting and Cornell University
6,593
3.

Harry Potter and the Half-Crazed Bureaucracy

University of Tennessee College of Law
4,866
4.

Measuring the Rule of Law

Pontifica Universidad Javeriana Law School and The World Justice Project
4,835
5.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research New York City
4,788
6.

Human Rights in the Emerging World Order

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
4,521
7.

Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study

University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
3,482
8.

The Evolution and Ideology of Global Constitutionalism

Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
3,285
9.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
3,229
10.

Professionals or Politicians: The Uncertain Empirical Case for an Elected Rather Than Appointed Judiciary

New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
3,048