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Corporate Governance: Arrangements & Laws eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 30 Sep 2016

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1 8,839 Regulating the Shadow Banking System
Gary B. Gorton and Andrew Metrick
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management
Date posted to database: 15 Sep 2010
Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
2 8,725 The Essential Elements of Corporate Law
John Armour, Henry Hansmann and Reinier Kraakman
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
3 5,912 Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008
Michael Simkovic
Seton Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
4 4,783 The Evolution of Fintech: A New Post-Crisis Paradigm?
Douglas W. Arner, Janos Nathan Barberis and Ross P. Buckley
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Oct 2015
Last Revised: 7 Sep 2016
5 4,481 Agency Problems, Legal Strategies, and Enforcement
John Armour, Henry Hansmann and Reinier Kraakman
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2010
6 4,405 Asymmetric Information and the Choice of Corporate Governance Arrangements
Lucian A. Bebchuk
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Nov 2002
Last Revised: 8 May 2009
7 4,364 Financial Regulation, Behavioural Finance, and the Global Credit Crisis: In Search of a New Regulatory Model
Emilios Avgouleas
University of Edinburgh - School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 May 2008
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2009
8 4,298 International Differences in the Cost of Equity Capital: Do Legal Institutions and Securities Regulation Matter?
Luzi Hail and Christian Leuz
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2004
Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011
9 4,205 Hedge Funds, Insiders, and the Decoupling of Economic and Voting Ownership: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership
Henry T. C. Hu and Bernard S. Black
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Date posted to database: 10 Jan 2006
Last Revised: 3 Mar 2008
10 4,172 Crowdfunding and the Federal Securities Laws
C. Steven Bradford
University of Nebraska College of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 18 May 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
1 Aug 2016 through 30 Sep 2016

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1 162 Intelligent Cars Inc. - Governance Principles to Build a Disruptive Company
Mark Fenwick, Masato Hisatake and Erik P. M. Vermeulen
Faculty of Law, Kyushu University, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Date posted to database: 16 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 25 Aug 2016
2 161 Ex-Ante Corporate Governance
George S. Geis
University of Virginia School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 2 Sep 2016
3 150 Corporate Disruption: The Law and Design of Organizations in the 21st Century
J. William Callison, Mark Fenwick, Joseph A. McCahery and Erik P. M. Vermeulen
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Faculty of Law, Kyushu University, Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC) and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
4 142 Estimating the Compliance Costs of Securities Regulation: A Bunching Analysis of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404(B)
Dhammika Dharmapala
University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 3 Aug 2016
5 130 After Halliburton: Event Studies and Their Role in Federal Securities Fraud Litigation
Jill E. Fisch, Jonah B. Gelbach and Jonathan Klick
University of Pennsylvania Law School - Institute for Law and Economics, University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 21 Aug 2016
6 87 The Rise and Fall of Delaware's Takeover Standards
Steven Davidoff Solomon and Randall S. Thomas
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 28 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 29 Sep 2016
7 77 The Dark Side of Self-Regulation
Benjamin P. Edwards
Barry University School of Law
Date posted to database: 26 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 15 Sep 2016
8 63 Corporate Governance Regulation Through Non-Prosecution
Jennifer Arlen and Marcel Kahan
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 2 Sep 2016
9 71 Price Impact, Materiality, and Halliburton II
Allen Ferrell and Andrew H. Roper
Harvard Law School and Compass Lexecon
Date posted to database: 23 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
10 75 Do Heterogeneous Firms Select Their Right 'Size' of Corporate Governance Arrangements?
Michal Barzuza
University of Virginia School of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Sep 2016
Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016





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