Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 25 Jul 2017 - 23 Sep 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Gerrymandering and the Constitutional Norm Against Government Partisanship

Emory University School of Law
137
2.

Reapportionment, Nonapportionment, and Recovering Some Lost History of One-Person, One Vote

Stanford Law School
104
3.

Strategic Support and Electoral Expectations: Did Voters Choose Brexit and Corbyn Because They Expected Them to Lose?

University of Oxford - Nuffield College and University of Manchester
83
4.

Wealthy Elites’ Policy Preferences and Economic Inequality: The Case of Technology Entrepreneurs

Stanford Graduate School of Business, Independent and Stanford Graduate School of Business
58
5.

Income and Turnout: Is It True That Better off Regions Are Less Involved in Election Process?

Moscow State University, Faculty of Economics, Moscow Lomonosov State University, Moscow Lomonosov State University, Moscow Lomonosov State University and Moscow State University - Faculty of Economics
46
6.

Elite Political Ignorance: Law, Data, and the Representation of (Mis)Perceived Electorates

University of California, Davis - School of Law and USC Gould School of Law
45
7.

The Electoral Effect of Stop-and-Frisk

Australian National University (ANU) and Wilf Family Department of Politics
38
8.

Constitutions and Bills of Rights: Invigorating or Placating Democracy?

University of Dundee
27
9.

Authoritarianism, Social Structure and Economic Policy Preferences

University of Oxford - Nuffield College and University of Manchester
26

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 23 Sep 2017
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1.

Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump

Gallup and Gallup
19,392
2.

Social Mood, Stock Market Performance and U.S. Presidential Elections: A Socionomic Perspective on Voting Results

Socionomics Institute, Socionomics Institute, Emory University School of Medicine and Socionomics Institute
16,116
3.

Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR) and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
10,426
4.

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

York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
4,227
5.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
3,764
6.

Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization

University of Oregon - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Houston - Department of Political Science
2,864
7.

The Great Gun Control War of the 20th Century — And its Lessons for Gun Laws Today

Independence Institute
2,631
8.

Battlefield Casualties and Ballot Box Defeat: Did the Bush-Obama Wars Cost Clinton the White House?

Boston University - Department of Political Science and University of Minnesota Law School
2,370
9.

Effects of the Internet on Participation: Study of a Public Policy Referendum in Brazil

University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Oxford - Nuffield College, World Bank - Governance Global Practice and Data-Pop Alliance
2,192
10.

Partisan Polarization and the Rise of the Tea Party Movement

Emory University
2,102