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2 Jan 1997 through 22 Oct 2016

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1 15,818 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
2 10,373 Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump
Jonathan T. Rothwell
Date posted to database: 15 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
3 3,845 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
4 2,870 Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics
Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research New York City
Date posted to database: 24 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 15 May 2014
5 2,502 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
6 2,466 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
7 1,915 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
8 1,707 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
9 1,379 The Geography of Racial Stereotyping: Evidence and Implications for VRA Preclearance After Shelby County
Christopher S. Elmendorf and Douglas M. Spencer
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of Connecticut, School of Law
Date posted to database: 11 May 2013
Last Revised: 31 Jan 2015
10 2,024 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: 20 Apr 2016

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
23 Aug 2016 through 22 Oct 2016

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1 278 Making America Worse: Jobs and Money at Trump Casinos, 1997-2010
Jonathan C. Lipson
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 8 Oct 2016
2 91 Social Media and Political Donations: New Technology and Incumbency Advantage in the United States
Maria Petrova, Ananya Sen and Pinar Yildirim
Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE), MIT Sloan School of Management and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Date posted to database: 9 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 7 Oct 2016
3 58 Identifying Voter Preferences for Politicians' Personal Attributes: A Conjoint Experiment in Japan
Yusaku Horiuchi and Teppei Yamamoto
Dartmouth College - Department of Government and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 25 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
4 27 Strategic Social Pressure and Rational Voting
Alexander Clark and Nicholas Tenev
University of Wisconsin - Madison and University of Wisconsin - Madison
Date posted to database: 1 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 1 Sep 2016
5 27 Opportunistic Accountability: The Roots of a Non-Fiscal Social Contract in Nigeria
Shelby Grossman, Jonathan Phillips and Leah Rosenzweig
Harvard University, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 8 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
6 24 Disengaged by Choice? A Research Agenda for Understanding Low Urban Youth Turnout in South Africa
Adam J. Berinsky, Daniel de Kadt, Kate Orkin and Daniel N. Posner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Political Science, University of Oxford - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Date posted to database: 22 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 24 Sep 2016
7 22 Gender and Redistribution: Experimental Evidence
Thomas Buser, Louis Putterman and Joel J. van der Weele
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Center for Experimental Economics and political Decision making (CREED)
Date posted to database: 24 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 24 Aug 2016

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