Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 05 Feb 2013 - 06 Apr 2013
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Conservative Principles for Environmental Reform

Case Western Reserve University School of Law
417
2.

What is Governance?

Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
301
3.

The Determinants of Open Access Publishing: Survey Evidence from Germany

Institute of Law and Economics, Ruhr University Bochum and University of Freiburg
195
4.

Perception is Not Reality: The FCPA, Brazil, and the Mismeasurement of Corruption

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
167
5.

The End of Poverty Alleviation? Effects of Shifting Global Wealth on Aid Allocation and Graduation from Foreign Aid Eligibility

International Development Institute, King's College London
111
6.

Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China: Symbol or Substance?

Cornell University and City University of Hong Kong
78
7.

On the Role of Traditional Ecological Knowledge as a Collaborative Concept: A Philosophical Study

Michigan State University - Department of Philosophy
64
8.

Urban Decay, Austerity, and the Rule of Law

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
61
9.

Introduction and Front Matter: The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Harvard Law School
55
10.

Finding the Value in Environmental, Social and Governance Performance

Deloitte Research and Deloitte Services, LP
54

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 06 Apr 2013
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Governance Matters VIII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2008

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
28,362
2.

Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
16,683
3.

The Copenhagen Climate Change Conference - A Post-Mortem

Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
2,925
4.

Untested Waters: The Rise of Hydraulic Fracturing in Oil and Gas Production and the Need to Revisit Regulation

Florida State University - College of Law
2,811
5.

Islamic Banking in the UK: Challenges and Opportunities

affiliation not provided to SSRN
1,765
6.

Investor Protection and Interest Group Politics

Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
1,620
7.

Global Recession and Microfinance in Developing Countries: Threats and Opportunities

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
1,521
8.

Skilled Immigration and Economic Growth

Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
1,518
9.

Private and Common Property Rights

Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and Syracuse University Library
1,462
10.

Rules for Growth: Promoting Innovation and Growth Through Legal Reform

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Harvard University, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Human Dynamics Group, Arizona State University (ASU), University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California at Berkeley, Notre Dame Law School, Stanford Law School, Vermont Law School
1,388