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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 23 May 2017

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1 21,695 The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime
John J. Donohue and Steven D. Levitt
Stanford Law School and University of Chicago
Date posted to database: 12 Aug 1999
Last Revised: 1 May 2001
2 12,951 The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 15 Mar 2006
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2007
3 12,099 Existence and Efficiency of Nash Equilibria under Deterministic Voting
Aristotelis Boukouras and Kostas Koufopoulos
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Date posted to database: 24 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 24 Jul 2008
4 11,385 Top Marginal Effective Tax Rates by State and by Source of Income, 2012 Tax Law vs. 2013 Tax Law (as enacted in ATRA)
Gerald T. Prante and Austin John
Lynchburg College, School of Business and Economics and Lynchburg College, School of Business and Economics
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2012
Last Revised: 22 Apr 2013
5 11,066 Understanding the Effects of Violent Video Games on Violent Crime
Scott Cunningham, Benjamin Engelstätter and Michael R. Ward
Baylor University, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 9 Apr 2011
Last Revised: 5 Feb 2013
6 10,906 The sharing economy: Why people participate in collaborative consumption
Juho Hamari, Mimmi Sjöklint and Antti Ukkonen
School of Information Science, University of Tampere, Copenhagen Business School and Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
Date posted to database: 31 May 2013
Last Revised: 3 May 2016
7 10,701 Hedge Funds, Systemic Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008: Written Testimony for the House Oversight Committee Hearing on Hedge Funds
Andrew W. Lo
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 2 Mar 2009
8 9,515 The Theory and Practice of Corporate Finance: Evidence from the Field
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 2000
Last Revised: 4 Nov 2000
9 8,716 How to Restructure Greek Debt
Lee C. Buchheit and G. Mitu Gulati
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
10 7,758 Families Facing Tax Increases Under Trump's Tax Plan
Lily L. Batchelder
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 26 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2016

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
24 Mar 2017 through 23 May 2017

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1 800 The Impact of State Taxes on Pass-Through Businesses: Evidence from the 2012 Kansas Income Tax Reform
Jason Matthew DeBacker, Bradley Heim, Shanthi Ramnath and Justin M. Ross
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and Indiana University - School of Public & Environmental Affairs
Date posted to database: 26 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 26 Apr 2017
2 245 Income Taxes and Team Performance: Do They Matter?
Erik Hembre
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 13 May 2017
3 182 A Global Treaty Override? The New OECD Multilateral Tax Instrument and Its Limits
Reuven S. Avi-Yonah and Haiyan Xu
University of Michigan Law School and Univereity of Michigan Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
4 130 Recent Developments in Federal Income Taxation: The Year 2016
Martin J. McMahon, Jr. and Bruce A. McGovern
University of Florida - Levin College of Law and South Texas College of Law Houston
Date posted to database: 6 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 21 Apr 2017
5 127 Preventing Tax Arbitrage via Hybrid Mismatches: BEPS Action 2 and Developing Countries
Blazej Kuzniacki, Alessandro Turina, Thomas Dubut, Addy Mazz, Natalia Quiñones, Luis Eduardo Schoueri, Craig West, Pasquale Pistone and Frederik Zimmer
Tax Academy Centre for Excellence in Taxation, Bocconi University, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Sorbonne Law School, Universidad de la República, Independent, University of Sao Paulo (USP), University of Cape Town (UCT), Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Oslo
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 4 Apr 2017
6 123 A Taxonomy for Tax Loopholes
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 8 May 2017
Last Revised: 17 May 2017
7 116 Shareholder Wealth Effects of Border Adjustment Taxation
Fabio B. Gaertner, Jeffrey L. Hoopes and Edward L. Maydew
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
8 92 Getting from Here to There: The Transition Tax Issue
J. Clifton Fleming, Robert J. Peroni and Stephen E. Shay
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 16 May 2017
9 81 The Backfiring Effect of Auditing on Tax Compliance
Juan P. Mendoza, J. Wielhouwer and Erich Kirchler
VU University Amsterdam, VU University Amsterdam and University of Vienna - Faculty of Psychology
Date posted to database: 20 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 28 Apr 2017
10 78 The Federalist Safeguards of Progressive Taxation
Daniel Jacob Hemel
University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 3 Apr 2017

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