Weekly Top 5 Papers – November 28, 2016

1. Do White Police Officers Unfairly Target Black Suspects? by John Lott (Crime Prevention Research Center) and Carlisle Moody (College of William and Mary – Department of Economics)

2. Families Facing Tax Increases Under Trump’s Latest Tax Plan by Lily Batchelder (New York University School of Law)

3. Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash by Ronald Inglehart (University of Michigan at Ann Arbor – Institute for Social Research (ISR)) and Pippa Norris (Harvard University – Harvard Kennedy School (HKS))

4. Searching for Justice Scalia: Measuring the “Scalia-ness” of the Next Potential Member of the U.S. Supreme Court by Jeremy Kidd (Mercer University – Walter F. George School of Law) and Riddhi Dasgupta (University of California, Berkeley) and Ryan Walters (Independent) and James Phillips (University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Students)

5. Explaining Nationalist Political Views: The Case of Donald Trump by Jonathan Rothwell (Gallup) and Pablo Diego-Rosell (Gallup)