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

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1 16,986 Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump
Jonathan T. Rothwell and Pablo Diego-Rosell
Gallup and Gallup
Date posted to database: 15 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 6 Nov 2016
2 15,978 Social Mood, Stock Market Performance and U.S. Presidential Elections: A Socionomic Perspective on Voting Results
Robert R. Prechter, Deepak Goel, Wayne D. Parker and Matt Lampert
Socionomics Institute, Socionomics Institute, Emory University School of Medicine and Socionomics Institute
Date posted to database: 19 Jan 2012
Last Revised: 6 Nov 2012
3 7,038 Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash
Ronald Inglehart and Pippa Norris
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 6 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 6 Aug 2016
4 4,080 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
5 3,148 Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Date posted to database: 24 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 15 May 2014
6 2,707 Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization
John Voorheis, Nolan McCarty and Boris Shor
University of Oregon - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 23 Aug 2015
Last Revised: 23 Aug 2015
7 2,581 The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today
David B. Kopel
Independence Institute
Date posted to database: 30 May 2012
Last Revised: 4 Dec 2013
8 2,096 Effects of the Internet on Participation: Study of a Public Policy Referendum in Brazil
Paolo Spada, Jonathan Mellon, Tiago Peixoto and Fredrik M. Sjoberg
University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Oxford - Nuffield College, World Bank - Governance Global Practice and Data-Pop Alliance
Date posted to database: 20 Apr 2016
Last Revised: 7 Jan 2017
9 2,042 Partisan Polarization and the Rise of the Tea Party Movement
Alan Abramowitz
Emory University
Date posted to database: 1 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 18 Aug 2011
10 1,739 More Tweets, More Votes: Social Media as a Quantitative Indicator of Political Behavior
Joseph DiGrazia, Karissa McKelvey, Johan Bollen and Fabio Rojas
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Informatics and Computing and Indiana University
Date posted to database: 19 Mar 2013
Last Revised: 19 Mar 2013

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

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1 266 Make America Tweet Again: A Dynamic Analysis of Micro-Blogging During the 2016 U.S. Republican Primary Debates
Ron Berman, Colman Humphrey, Shiri Melumad and Robert J. Meyer
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, Columbia University, Columbia Business School, Marketing and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
Date posted to database: 26 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
2 66 Bringing the Polls to the People: How Electoral Access Encourages Turnout But Exacerbates Political Inequality
Daniel de Kadt
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 23 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 25 Feb 2017
3 58 Populism Finds the Way: Trump, Pollsters and the People's Choice
Pradeep Nair and Sandeep Sharma
Central University of Himachal Pradesh and Central University of Himachal Pradesh
Date posted to database: 29 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2017
4 54 Party Funding, Competition Law and the Protection of Political Democracy
Arthur Guerra Filho
King’s College London, Dickson Poon School of Law, Students
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 1 Mar 2017
5 46 The Association between Personality Traits and Voting in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election
Anya Savikhin Samek
Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR)
Date posted to database: 2 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 23 Mar 2017
6 46 Reassessing Public Support for a Female President
Barry C. Burden, Yoshikuni Ono and Masahiro Yamada
University of Wisconsin - Madison, Tohoku University - School of Law and Kwansei Gakuin University
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
7 37 Voter Psychology and the Carbon Tax
Gary Lucas, Jr.
Texas A&M University School of Law
Date posted to database: 11 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 20 Mar 2017
8 32 In Defense of Lowering the Voting Age
Joshua A. Douglas
University of Kentucky - College of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
9 29 Gender Biases: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in French Local Elections
Jean-Benoît Eyméoud and Paul Vertier
Sciences Po and Sciences Po - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
10 27 Analysis of Present Day Election Processes vis-à-vis Elections Through Blockchain Technology
Kartik Hegadekatti
Government of India, Ministry of Railways
Date posted to database: 16 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017





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