Weekly Top 5 Papers – October 30, 2015


1. Surprised by the Gambler’s and Hot Hand Fallacies? A Truth in the Law of Small Numbers by Joshua Benjamin Miller (Bocconi University) and Adam Sanjurjo (Universidad de Alicante)

2. The Girl Who Cried Pain: A Bias Against Women in the Treatment of Pain by Diane E. Hoffmann (University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law) and Anita J. Tarzian (University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law)

3. A Brief Introduction to the Basics of Game Theory by Matthew O. Jackson (Stanford University – Department of Economics)

4. On the Statistical Properties and Tail Risk of Violent Conflicts by Ebrahim Afsah (University of Copenhagen – Faculty of Law)

5. Contested Universalities of International Law: Islam’s Struggle with Modernity by Pasquale Cirillo (Delft University of Technology) and Nassim Nicholas Taleb (Independent Researcher)