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Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Weekly Top Tens from the Social Science Research Network

SSRNRECENT HITS (for all papers announced in the last 60 days) 
TOP 10 Papers for Journal of Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal 

August 3, 2012 to October 2, 2012

RankDownloadsPaper Title
1 1738 A Transactional Genealogy of Scandal: From Michael Milken to Enron to Goldman Sachs 
William W. BrattonAdam J. Levitin
University of Pennsylvania - Law School, Georgetown University - Law Center
2 213 Allocating Risk Through Contract: Evidence from M&A and Policy Implications 
John C. Coates, IV
Harvard Law School
3 179 Hollywood Deals: Soft Contracts for Hard Markets 
Jonathan Barnett
USC Gould School of Law
4 133 Intellectual Property and Shrinkwrap Licenses 
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
5 117 The Importance of Fault in Contract Law 
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
6 106 CDS Zombies 
Anna GelpernG. Mitu Gulati
American University Washington College of Law, Duke University - School of Law
7 101 Disarming the Trojan Horse of the UAAA and SPARTA: How America Should Reform its Sports Agent Laws to Conform with True Agency Principles 
Marc Edelman
Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
8 99 The Tenuous Case for Derivatives Clearinghouses 
Adam J. Levitin
Georgetown University - Law Center
9 98 An Analysis of the Proposed Interchange Fee Litigation Settlement 
Adam J. Levitin
Georgetown University - Law Center
10 88 Economic Analysis of Contract Law from the Internal Point of View 
Rebecca Stone
New York University School of Law

RECENT HITS (for all papers announced in the last 60 days) 
TOP 10 Papers for Journal of LSN: Contracts (Topic)  

August 3, 2012 to October 2, 2012

RankDownloadsPaper Title
1 213 Allocating Risk Through Contract: Evidence from M&A and Policy Implications 
John C. Coates, IV
Harvard Law School
2 179 Hollywood Deals: Soft Contracts for Hard Markets 
Jonathan Barnett
USC Gould School of Law 
3 117 The Importance of Fault in Contract Law 
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
4 106 CDS Zombies 
Anna GelpernG. Mitu Gulati
American University Washington College of Law, Duke University - School of Law
5 101 Disarming the Trojan Horse of the UAAA and SPARTA: How America Should Reform its Sports Agent Laws to Conform with True Agency Principles 
Marc Edelman
Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
6 96 The Return-Reducing Ripple Effects of the 'Carried Interest' Tax Proposals 
Heather M. Field
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
7 88 Economic Analysis of Contract Law from the Internal Point of View 
Rebecca Stone
New York University School of Law
8 80 When Nudges Fail: Slippery Defaults 
Lauren E. Willis
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
9 75 Contracts, Treaties and Umbrella Clauses: Some Jurisdictional Issues in International Investment Arbitration 
Velimir Zivkovic
University of Belgrade - Faculty of Law
10 68 The Contract that Neither Party Intends 
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

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