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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 24 May 2017

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 168,607 'I've Got Nothing to Hide' and Other Misunderstandings of Privacy
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2007
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
2 81,486 Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behavior, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure
Michael C. Jensen and William H. Meckling
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 1998
Last Revised: 18 May 2013
3 77,125 What is Marriage?
Sherif Girgis, Robert George and Ryan T. Anderson
Princeton University Department of Philosophy, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and University of Notre Dame Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 11 Dec 2010
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
4 52,846 Multiple Victim Public Shootings, Bombings, and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handgun Laws: Contrasting Private and Public Law Enforcement
John R. Lott and William M. Landes
Crime Prevention Research Center and University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 1999
Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
5 38,459 Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals
Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Date posted to database: 31 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
6 38,257 Conspiracy Theories
Cass R. Sunstein and Adrian Vermeule
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
7 35,525 Fuck
Christopher M. Fairman
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2006
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2007
8 30,450 What Matters in Corporate Governance?
Lucian A. Bebchuk, Alma Cohen and Allen Ferrell
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Sep 2004
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2009
9 29,470 Integrity: Without it Nothing Works
Michael C. Jensen
SSRN
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
10 29,165 How to Read a Legal Opinion: A Guide for New Law Students
Orin S. Kerr
The George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
25 Mar 2017 through 24 May 2017

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1 8,859 'Rape-Adjacent': Imagining Legal Responses to Nonconsensual Condom Removal
Alexandra Brodsky
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
2 4,821 Encryption Workarounds
Orin S. Kerr and Bruce Schneier
The George Washington University Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Date posted to database: 22 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 22 May 2017
3 3,910 Defense Against the Dark Arts of Copyright Trolling
Matthew Sag and Jake Haskell
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Independent
Date posted to database: 16 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
4 3,442 Statement of Lawrence B. Solum: Hearings on the Nomination of the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
5 1,038 The Supreme Court's Judgment in Miller: In Search of Constitutional Principle
Mark Elliott
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
6 973 From Horizontal to Vertical: An Intermediary Liability Earthquake in Europe
Giancarlo F. Frosio
Université de Strasbourg - CEIPI
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 25 Apr 2017
7 840 Surveying the Law of Emojis
Eric Goldman
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 May 2017
Last Revised: 1 May 2017
8 592 From FinTech to TechFin: The Regulatory Challenges of Data-Driven Finance
Dirk A. Zetzsche, Ross P. Buckley, Douglas W. Arner and Janos Nathan Barberis
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
9 803 Cyber-Attacks – Prevention-Reactions: The Role of States and Private Actors
Karine Bannelier and Theodore Christakis
University Grenoble-Alpes, CESICE, France and University Grenoble-Alpes, CESICE, France
Date posted to database: 31 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 4 May 2017
10 797 The Legal Academy's Ideological Uniformity
Adam Bonica, Adam S. Chilton, Kyle Rozema and Maya Sen
Stanford University Department of Political Science, University of Chicago - Law School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Date posted to database: 19 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 27 Apr 2017





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