Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 19 Nov 2017 - 18 Jan 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The ICO Gold Rush: It's a Scam, It's a Bubble, It's a Super Challenge for Regulators

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 Research Assistant @ ADA Chair in Financial Law (inclusive finance)
905
2.

Crypto-Securities Regulation: ICOs, Token Sales and Cryptocurrencies under EU Financial Law

Humboldt University of Berlin and Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg
728
3.

The Case for Bitcoin for Institutional Investors: Bubble Investing or Fundamentally Sound?

Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
614
4.

Blockchain Demystified

University of Cambridge - Computer Laboratory, Queen Mary University of London - Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies and University of Cambridge - Computer Laboratory
560
5.

Stock Market Visualization

Quantigic Solutions LLC and Duke-NUS Medical School - Centre for Computational Biology
517
6.

Blockchains and Data Protection in the European Union

Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
462
7.

Cryptocurrencies as an Asset Class: An Empirical Assessment

University of Warwick, Warwick Business School
360
8.

The Double Spending Problem and Cryptocurrencies

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School
284
9.

Designing Against Discrimination in Online Markets

Cornell University and Cornell University
225
10.

Data Portability and Data Control: Lessons for an Emerging Concept in EU Law

Tilburg Law School, Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg University - Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT)
223

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 18 Jan 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

What is Web 2.0: Design Patterns and Business Models for the Next Generation of Software

O'Reilly Media
41,957
2.

Six Provocations for Big Data

Data & Society Research Institute and Microsoft Research
41,115
3.

The Nature of Man

SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
32,429
4.

The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study

University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
28,598
5.

Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination

Columbia University - Law School
25,798
6.

The Rise of the Sharing Economy: Estimating the Impact of Airbnb on the Hotel Industry

Questrom School of Business, Boston University, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California and Boston University - Department of Computer Science
21,219
7.

Bitcoin: An Innovative Alternative Digital Currency

Yale Law School
16,904
8.

Social Networks that Matter: Twitter Under the Microscope

Stanford University, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol and HP Labs
16,444
9.

Some Simple Economics of the Blockchain

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
13,345
10.

Piracy and Box Office Movie Revenues: Evidence from Megaupload

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management)
12,299