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The following is a list of the Top 10 paper downloads since April 2002 (the first month for which data are available).
See also the other Top 10 lists for IZA papers at SSRN and RePEc.

Please note that due to technical problems the download records are incomplete for August and December 2014.

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All-Time Top 10 Downloads

Rank Downloads No. Author(s) Title
1 642937 1925 Eddy Lee,
Marco Vivarelli
The Social Impact of Globalization in the Developing Countries
(published in: International Labour Review, 2006, 145(3), 167-184)
1 0 17076 Joanna Clifton-Sprigg,
Eleonora Fichera,
Ezgi Kaya,
Melanie K. Jones
Fathers Taking Leave: Evaluating the Impact of Shared Parental Leave in the UK
1 0 17077 Abdelrahman Amer,
Ashley C Craig,
Clémentine Van Effenterre
Decoding Gender Bias: The Role of Personal Interaction
1 0 17078 Delphine Boutin,
Marine Jouvin,
Louis Olié
Assessing Dishonesty in Cocoa Value Chains: Lab-in-the-Field Evidence from Middlemen in Côte D'Ivoire
2 490443 8129 John Pencavel The Productivity of Working Hours
(published in: Economic Journal, 2015, 125 (589), 2052-2076)
3 437834 4934 Sher Verick,
Iyanatul Islam
The Great Recession of 2008-2009: Causes, Consequences and Policy Responses
(published in: Iyanatul Islam and Sher Verick (eds.), From the Great Recession to Labour Market Recovery: Issues, Evidence and Policy Options, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK; ILO/Palgrave Macmillan, 2010)
4 357261 13670 Dhaval M. Dave,
Andrew I. Friedson,
Drew McNichols,
Joseph J. Sabia
The Contagion Externality of a Superspreading Event: The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and COVID-19
5 221615 1588 Marco Caliendo,
Sabine Kopeinig
Some Practical Guidance for the Implementation of Propensity Score Matching
(published in: Journal of Economic Surveys, 2008, 22(1), 31-72)
6 219010 5151 Peng Sun,
Almas Heshmati
International Trade and its Effects on Economic Growth in China
(published in: China Economic Policy Review, 2012, 1(2), 35-60.)
7 203370 13319 Timo Mitze,
Reinhold Kosfeld,
Johannes Rode,
Klaus Wälde
Face Masks Considerably Reduce COVID-19 Cases in Germany: A Synthetic Control Method Approach
8 201904 12282 John Jerrim,
Phil Parker,
Nikki Shure
Bullshitters. Who Are They and What Do We Know about Their Lives?
9 173150 9656 Francine D. Blau,
Lawrence M. Kahn
The Gender Wage Gap: Extent, Trends, and Explanations
(published in: Journal of Economic Literature, 2017, 55(3), 789-865)
10 139880 13411 Abel Brodeur,
David M. Gray,
Anik Islam,
Suraiya Jabeen Bhuiyan
A Literature Review of the Economics of COVID-19
(published in: Journal of Economic Surveys, 2021, 35(4), 1007-1044)
 

These are the statistics for last month:

Top Downloads for August 2010

Rank Downloads No. Author(s) Title
1 1424 1925 Eddy Lee,
Marco Vivarelli
The Social Impact of Globalization in the Developing Countries
(published in: International Labour Review, 2006, 145(3), 167-184)
2 1403 3798 Helmut Fryges,
Joachim Wagner
Exports and Profitability: First Evidence for German Manufacturing Firms
(published in: World Economy, 2010, 33 (3), 399-423)
3 1159 5080 Delia Furtado,
Nikolaos Theodoropoulos
Why Does Intermarriage Increase Immigrant Employment? The Role of Networks
(published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Topics in Economic Analysis and Policy, 2010, 10 (1), Article 101)
4 892 5065 Oliver Falck,
Michael Fritsch,
Stephan Heblich
The Phantom of the Opera: Cultural Amenities, Human Capital, and Regional Economic Growth
(published in: Labour Economics, 2011, 18 (6), 755-766)
5 781 1265 Thomas K. Bauer High Performance Workplace Practices and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Europe
(published in: RWI-Mitteilungen, 2003/2004, 54/55 (1), 57-85)
6 774 5101 Ludger Woessmann Cross-Country Evidence on Teacher Performance Pay
(published in: Economics of Education Review, 2011, 30 (3), 404-418)
7 698 4793 Christer Gerdes,
Patrik Gränsmark
Strategic Behavior across Gender: A Comparison of Female and Male Expert Chess Players
(published in: Labour Economics, 2010, 17 (5), 766-775)
8 535 5100 Lawrence M. Kahn Labor Market Policy: A Comparative View on the Costs and Benefits of Labor Market Flexibility
(published in: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2012, 31 (1), 94-110)
9 522 4934 Sher Verick,
Iyanatul Islam
The Great Recession of 2008-2009: Causes, Consequences and Policy Responses
(published in: Iyanatul Islam and Sher Verick (eds.), From the Great Recession to Labour Market Recovery: Issues, Evidence and Policy Options, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK; ILO/Palgrave Macmillan, 2010)
10 434 3333 Lex Borghans,
Angela Lee Duckworth,
James J. Heckman,
Bas ter Weel
The Economics and Psychology of Personality Traits
(published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2008, 43 (4), 972-1059)
 

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