Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 15 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Populism and Democratic Institutional Design: Methods of Selecting Candidates for Chief Executive in the United States and Other Democracies

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and New York University School of Law
120
2.

The Dark Money Subsidy? Tax Policy and Donations to 501(c)(4) Organizations

Georgetown University Law Center
114
3.

The Measure of a Metric: The Debate Over Quantifying Partisan Gerrymandering

University of Chicago Law School and Public Policy Institute of California
93
4.

Vote Dissociation

Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
91
5.

Amending the Johnson Amendment in the Age of Cheap Speech

Loyola Law School Los Angeles
76
6.

Trump, Twitter, and the Russians: The Growing Obsolescence of Federal Campaign Finance Law

Drake University - Law School
71
7.

Candidate Disclosure and Ballot Access Bills: Novel Questions on Voting and Disclosure

Yale University - Law School
34

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 14 Dec 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Partisan Gerrymandering and the Efficiency Gap

University of Chicago Law School and Public Policy Institute of California
6,131
2.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
3,906
3.

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
3,174
4.

Citizens United and the Illusion of Coherence

University of California, Irvine School of Law
1,811
5.

The Original Meaning of 'Natural Born'

University of San Diego School of Law
1,754
6.

Generalized Synthetic Control Method: Causal Inference with Interactive Fixed Effects Models

University of California, San Diego
1,734
7.

Super PACS

Columbia Law School
1,692
8.

Doubling Down: Inequality in Responsiveness and the Policy Preferences of Elected Officials

affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Southern California
1,689
9.

Electoral and Policy Consequences of Voter Turnout: Evidence from Compulsory Voting in Australia

University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
1,670
10.

Three Tests for Practical Evaluation of Partisan Gerrymandering

Princeton University
1,512