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2 Jan 1997 through 26 May 2017

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1 14,172 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 13,386 …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 10,331 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: 9 Mar 2017
4 6,710 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 6,220 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 5,407 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 5,106 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 4,924 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 4,133 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 3,894 Measuring the Rule of Law
Juan Carlos Botero and Alejandro Ponce
World Justice Project and The World Justice Project
Date posted to database: 1 Dec 2011
Last Revised: 1 Dec 2011

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
27 Mar 2017 through 26 May 2017

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1 267 Visual Heuristics for Marginal Effects Plots
Thomas B. Pepinsky
Cornell University - Department of Government
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2017
2 240 Finding Theory-Method Fit: A Comparison of Three Qualitative Approaches to Theory Building
Joel Gehman, Vern L. Glaser, Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Dennis A. Gioia, Ann Langley and Kevin G. Corley
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization, Stanford University - Management Science & Engineering, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Management & Organization, HEC Montreal and Arizona State University - W. P. Carey School of Business
Date posted to database: 20 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
3 78 Earnings Announcement Promotions: A Yahoo Finance Field Experiment
Alastair Lawrence, James P. Ryans, Estelle Sun and Nikolay Laptev
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, London Business School, Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Yahoo! Research Labs
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
4 69 Error Costs, Legal Standards of Proof and Statistical Significance
Michelle Burtis, Jonah B. Gelbach and Bruce H. Kobayashi
Charles River Associates (CRA) International, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 24 May 2017
5 66 Syria: A Case Study in International Law
Christopher M. Ford
Government of the United States of America - Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
6 62 Mind the Gap: Accounting for Measurement Error and Misclassification in Variables Generated via Data Mining
Mochen Yang, Gediminas Adomavicius, Gordon Burtch and Yuqing Ching Ren
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Carlson School of Management, Students, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and Carlson School of Management
Date posted to database: 28 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 1 May 2017
7 53 Do the Right Thing: Preferences for Moral Behavior, Rather Than Equity or Efficiency per se, Drive Human Prosociality
Valerio Capraro and David G. Rand
Middlesex University and Yale University
Date posted to database: 10 May 2017
Last Revised: 10 May 2017
8 46 The Value of Multi-Dimensional Rating Systems: Evidence from a Natural Experiment and Randomized Experiments
Pei-Yu Chen, Yili Hong and Ying Liu
Arizona State University (ASU) - Department of Information Systems, Arizona State University (ASU) - W.P. Carey School of Business and Arizona State University (ASU) - Department of Information Systems
Date posted to database: 11 May 2017
Last Revised: 13 May 2017
9 46 Did the American Dream Kill the Social Safety Net? Evidence from Experiment and Survey Data
Weihuang Wong
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 12 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
10 42 Bayesian Modelling, Monte Carlo Sampling and Capital Allocation of Insurance Risks
Gareth William Peters, Rodrigo S Targino and Mario V. Wuthrich
University College London - Department of Statistical Science, Fundação Getulio Vargas and RiskLab, ETH Zurich
Date posted to database: 3 May 2017
Last Revised: 3 May 2017





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