Social Science Research Network


While the Abstract Database Search offers several options (search by title, author, and keywords), many papers can be downloaded in pdf format. A comprehensive FAQ file is provided and the site offers an overall friendly navigation.


The Abstract Database Search offers title, author, and keyword options, while a topic list is available, along with updated statistics for papers included in the eLibrary as well as for paper downloads


Along with abstracts and lots of other freely available material, many papers can be downloaded in pdf format

Navigational Aids

Along with a comprehensive FAQ file, a list of phone numbers and email addresses is also provided to help navigation in specific areas/pages

User Friendliness

In spite of a quite dense homepage, the SSRN website features an overall user-friendly navigation