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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 27 Feb 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 12,897 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 12,098 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 11,342 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 10,894 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 10,553 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
7 10,430 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
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 8,649 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 7,716 Governance Matters IV: Governance Indicators for 1996-2004
Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kraay and Massimo Mastruzzi
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Date posted to database: 5 May 2005
Last Revised: 3 Feb 2006

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 Dec 2016 through 27 Feb 2017

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1 1,305 The Known Unknowns of the Business Tax Reforms Proposed in the House Republican Blueprint
Michael J. Graetz
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
2 725 A Guide to the GOP Tax Plan – The Way to a Better Way
David A. Weisbach
University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
3 480 Designing the Tax Trap
Justice T.N.C. Rangarajan
Independent
Date posted to database: 11 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
4 409 Effects of Demonetization: Evidence from 28 Slum Neighborhoods in Mumbai
Deepa Krishnan and Stephan Siegel
SPJIMR, Mumbai, India and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
5 355 Accounting for Behavioral Considerations in Business Tax Reform: The Case of Expensing
Lily L. Batchelder
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 5 Feb 2017
6 341 Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation: A Critical Appraisal
Wei Cui
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2017
7 333 How Donald Trump can Keep His Campaign Promises, Grow the Economy, Cut Tax Rates, Repatriate Offshore Earnings, Reduce Income Inequality, Keep Jobs in the United States, and Reduce the Deficit
David S. Miller
Proskauer
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 5 Feb 2017
8 240 Sustainability, Common Concern and Public Goods
Rafael Leal-Arcas
Queen Mary University of London - School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
9 233 Important Developments in Federal Income Taxation
Edward A. Morse
Creighton University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 16 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
10 174 The Other Eighty Percent: Private Investment Funds, International Tax Avoidance, and Tax-Exempt Investors
Omri Y. Marian
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 14 Feb 2017





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