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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 27 May 2017

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1 38,267 Conspiracy Theories
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
2 23,866 The Dishonesty of Honest People: A Theory of Self-Concept Maintenance
Nina Mazar, On Amir and Dan Ariely
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 2007
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2011
3 17,650 Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government
Dan M. Kahan, Ellen Peters, Erica Cantrell Dawson and Paul Slovic
Yale University - Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Cornell University and Decision Research
Date posted to database: 8 Sep 2013
Last Revised: 1 Nov 2016
4 12,648 Cultural Cognition of Scientific Consensus
Dan M. Kahan, Hank Jenkins-Smith and Donald Braman
Yale University - Law School, University of Oklahoma and George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2010
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
5 10,984 Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies
danah boyd and Alice E. Marwick
Data & Society Research Institute and Data & Society Research Institute
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2013
6 10,904 Drugged Out: How Cognitive Bias Hurts Drug Innovation
Cynthia M. Ho
Loyola University of Chicago School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Sep 2013
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2014
7 8,226 Nudging: A Very Short Guide
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
8 7,207 Cultural Cognition as a Conception of the Cultural Theory of Risk
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
9 6,172 Climate-Science Communication and the Measurement Problem
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 18 Apr 2015
10 5,528 Workplace Bullying and Ethical Leadership
David C. Yamada
Suffolk University Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 20 May 2009

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
28 Mar 2017 through 27 May 2017

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1 492 Creating Desirable Difficulties: Strategies for Reshaping Teaching and Learning in the Law School Classroom
Elizabeth M. Bloom
New England Law | Boston
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2017
2 429 What is IP For? Experiments in Lay and Expert Perceptions
Gregory N. Mandel
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 10 May 2017
3 225 Implicit Bias in Judicial Decision Making How It Affects Judgment and What Judges Can Do About It
Andrew J. Wistrich and Jeffrey J. Rachlinski
California Central District Court and Cornell Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
4 197 Briefing the Supreme Court: Promoting Science or Myth?
Melissa Hamilton
University of Houston Law Center
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 2 Apr 2017
5 122 Fear and Loathing in Persuasive Writing: An Empirical Study of the Effects of the Negativity Bias
Kenneth D. Chestek
University of Wyoming College of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 20 Apr 2017
6 121 'Have You Seen Dignity?': The Story of the Development of Therapeutic Jurisprudence
Michael L. Perlin
New York Law School
Date posted to database: 7 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 7 Apr 2017
7 109 Corporate Governance as Moral Psychology
Alan R. Palmiter
Wake Forest University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 May 2017
Last Revised: 22 May 2017
8 90 The Long-Term Promise of Evolutionary Psychology for the Law
Carlton Patrick
University of Miami, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology
Date posted to database: 19 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 19 Mar 2017
9 74 Admissions of Guilt in Civil Enforcement
Verity Winship and Jennifer K. Robbennolt
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
10 72 The Valuation of Moral Rights: A Field Experiment
Christoph Engel
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 28 Mar 2017





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