View all papers in this subject matter classification Read more about Top Downloads

SSRN Top Downloads For
Law & Psychology eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 20 Feb 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 37,692 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 23,780 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 16,973 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 12,335 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 10,898 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
6 10,555 Social Privacy in Networked Publics: Teens’ Attitudes, Practices, and Strategies
danah boyd and Alice E. Marwick
Data & Society Research Institute and Fordham University, Communication and Media Studies
Date posted to database: 10 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 3 Jan 2013
7 7,786 Nudging: A Very Short Guide
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Sep 2014
Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
8 7,083 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 5,694 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 5,387 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
22 Dec 2016 through 20 Feb 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 379 fMRI and Lie Detection
Anthony D. Wagner, Richard J. Bonnie, BJ Casey, Andre Davis, David L. Faigman, Morris B. Hoffman, Owen D. Jones, Read Montague, Stephen Morse, Marcus E. Raichle, Jennifer A. Richeson, Elizabeth S. Scott, Laurence Steinberg, Kim A. Taylor-Thompson and Gideon Yaffe
Stanford University - Psychology, University of Virginia - School of Law, Yale University - Department of Psychology, US Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Second Judicial District Court Judge, State of Colorado, Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Washington University School of Medicine, Yale University - Department of Psychology, Columbia University - Law School, Temple University, New York University School of Law and Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 23 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2017
2 337 Law and Moral Dilemmas
Bert I. Huang
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
3 317 Beyond Learning Objectives: A Taxonomy to Maximize Outcomes
Hillary Burgess
Charlotte School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
4 139 Video Games in Job Interviews: Using Algorithms to Minimize Discrimination and Unconscious Bias
David D. Savage and Richard A. Bales
Ohio Northern University, Pettit College of Law, Students and Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 22 Dec 2016
5 135 Do More Interpretive Sources Mean More Discretion?
Adam M. Samaha
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 29 Dec 2016
6 129 The Future of Law and Economics and the Calabresian External Moral Costs
Ariel Porat
Tel Aviv University
Date posted to database: 31 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 31 Dec 2016
7 125 Can Practicing Mindfulness Improve Lawyer Decision-Making, Ethics, and Leadership?
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
8 116 When Interviewing Children: A Review and Update
Karen J. Saywitz, Thomas D. Lyon and Gail S. Goodman
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Southern California - Gould School of Law and University of California, Davis
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
9 80 Intellectual Property Law and the Promotion of Welfare
Christopher Buccafusco and Jonathan S. Masur
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2017
10 67 Spatial Language, Question Type, and Young Children's Ability to Describe Clothing: Legal and Developmental Implications
Stacia N. Stolzenberg, Kelly McWilliams and Thomas D. Lyon
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Criminology & Criminal Justice, USC Gould School of Law and University of Southern California - Gould School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017





  Other SSRN Resources
To search for other abstracts/papers in the SSRN Electronic Library by author, title or abstract text, click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by journal or topic click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) Code click here.
To order a membership to a SSRN Network or to subscribe to one or more SSRN eJournals, go to our online subscription request form.
To go to the SSRN Home page click here.