Weekly Top 5 Papers – August 26, 2016

1. Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump by Jonathan Rothwell (Gallup)

2. How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions? by Paul Gompers (Harvard Business School – Finance Unit; Harvard University – Entrepreneurial Management Unit; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI))
and Will Gornall (University of British Columbia (UBC) – Division of Finance)
and Steven Kaplan (University of Chicago – Booth School of Business; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)) and Ilya Strebulaev (Stanford University – Graduate School of Business; National Bureau of Economic Research)

3. Patent Case Management Judicial Guide – Third Edition by Peter Menell (University of California, Berkeley – School of Law) and Lynn Pasahow (Fenwick & West LLP)
and James Pooley (Independent) and Matthew Powers (Tensegrity Law Group) and Steven Carlson (Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP) and Jeffrey Homrig (Latham & Watkins) and George Pappas (Covington & Burling LLP) and Carolyn Chang (Fenwick & West LLP) and Colette Reiner Mayer (Morrison & Foerster, LLP) and Marc Peters (Morrison & Foerster, LLP)

4. Attracting Early Stage Investors: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment by Shai Bernstein (Stanford Graduate School of Business) and Arthur Korteweg (University of Southern California – Marshall School of Business) and Kevin Laws (AngelList)

5. A Brief Introduction to the Basics of Game Theory by Matthew O. Jackson (Stanford University)