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2 Jan 1997 through 25 Feb 2017

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1 13,471 What Happens Before? A Field Experiment Exploring How Pay and Representation Differentially Shape Bias on the Pathway into Organizations
Katherine L. Milkman, Modupe Akinola and Dolly Chugh
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Columbia University - Columbia Business School and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Date posted to database: 22 May 2012
Last Revised: 4 May 2015
2 12,586 …and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns
Campbell R. Harvey, Yan Liu and Heqing Zhu
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University, Department of Finance and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2013
Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
3 9,740 China's Ideological Spectrum
Jennifer Pan and Yiqing Xu
Harvard University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and University of California, San Diego
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
4 6,322 P-Curve: A Key to the File Drawer
Uri Simonsohn, Leif D. Nelson and Joseph P. Simmons
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2013
Last Revised: 8 Jul 2014
5 6,080 Statistical Arbitrage in the U.S. Equities Market
Marco Avellaneda and Jeong-Hyun Lee
New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Date posted to database: 30 Jun 2008
Last Revised: 5 Aug 2008
6 5,230 How Different are Young Adults from Older Adults When it Comes to Information Privacy Attitudes and Policies?
Chris Jay Hoofnagle, Jennifer King, Su Li and Joseph Turow
University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, University of California, Berkeley - Center for the Study of Law and Society and University of Pennsylvania - Annenberg School for Communication
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2010
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2014
7 4,723 Dissecting Anomalies with a Five-Factor Model
Eugene F. Fama and Kenneth R. French
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Date posted to database: 1 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 26 Jun 2015
8 4,637 Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study
Dan M. Kahan
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 30 Nov 2012
Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
9 4,028 Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of How Advocacy Groups in the United States Perceive and Use Social Media as Tools for Facilitating Civic Engagement and Collective Action
Jonathan A. Obar, Paul Zube and Cliff Lampe
York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
Date posted to database: 8 Nov 2011
Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
10 3,768 The Weirdest People in the World?
Joe Henrich, Steven J. Heine and Ara Norenzayan
University of British Columbia, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Date posted to database: 11 May 2010
Last Revised: 13 May 2010

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
27 Dec 2016 through 25 Feb 2017

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1 324 Taste-Based Discrimination Against Nonwhite Political Candidates: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Evan Soltas and David E. Broockman
University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date posted to database: 17 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
2 124 Impulse Response Estimation by Smooth Local Projections
Regis Barnichon and Christian T. Brownlees
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business
Date posted to database: 4 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 29 Jan 2017
3 108 How Surprising Was Trump's Victory? Notes on Predictions in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election
Fred Andrew Wright and Alec Aidan Wright
North Carolina State University and Chapel Hill High School
Date posted to database: 18 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 18 Jan 2017
4 92 Separation of Powers Legitimacy: An Empirical Inquiry into Norms About Executive Power
Cary Coglianese and Kristin Firth
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Students
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 8 Jan 2017
5 68 Quasi-Experimental Evidence on the Political Impacts of Education in Vietnam
Thang Dang
School of Economics, University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (UEH)
Date posted to database: 20 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 5 Jan 2017
6 50 Nudging À La Carte – A Field Experiment on Food Choice
Christina Gravert and Verena Kurz
Göteborg University and Göteborg University
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2017
7 48 Implicit Attitudes Towards an Authoritarian Regime
Rory Truex and Daniel Tavana
Princeton University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
8 47 The Supreme Court, the Media, and Public Opinion: Comparing Experimental and Observational Methods
Katerina Linos and Kimberly Twist
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
9 47 What Is Islamophobia? Disentangling Citizens’ Feelings Towards Ethnicity, Religion and Religiosity Using a Survey Experiment
Marc Helbling and Richard Traunmüller
University of Bamberg and Goethe University Frankfurt
Date posted to database: 29 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2017
10 35 Does Offline TV Advertising Affect Online Chatter? Quasi-Experimental Analysis Using Synthetic Control
Seshadri Tirunillai and Gerard J. Tellis
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Department of Marketing
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016





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