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Corporate Governance: Arrangements & Laws eJournal

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2 Jan 1997 through 28 Aug 2016

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1 8,803 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 8,556 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 5,876 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 4,426 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
5 4,398 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
6 4,382 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: 29 Jun 2016
7 4,338 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 4,295 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 4,194 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 4,095 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
29 Jun 2016 through 28 Aug 2016

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1 1,155 Berkshire's Blemishes: Lessons for Buffett's Successors, Peers, and Policy
Lawrence A. Cunningham
George Washington University
Date posted to database: 9 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 9 Jul 2016
2 189 Developing Blockchain Real-Time Clearing and Settlement in the EU, U.S., and Globally
Joanna Diane Caytas
Columbia University
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
3 172 Regulating Equity Crowdfunding in India: Walking a Tightrope
Arjya B. Majumdar and Umakanth Varottil
Jindal Global Law School and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
4 157 Financial Regulation: Law and Policy, Chapter 1.1 - Finance Today
Michael S. Barr, Howell E. Jackson and Margaret E. Tahyar
University of Michigan Law School, Harvard Law School and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Date posted to database: 15 May 2016
Last Revised: 23 Jun 2016
5 142 Der Beweis der Kausalit├Ąt mittels 'Event Study' - Gutachten im Kontext des Kapitalmarktrechts (Proving Causation with an Event Study in Capital Markets Law)
Lukas Mueller
University of St. Gallen
Date posted to database: 20 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
6 93 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
7 80 Securities Crowdfunding and Investor Protection
Joan MacLeod Heminway
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 18 Aug 2016
8 73 Bankruptcy Related Contracting and Bankruptcy Functions
Alan Schwartz
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 8 Aug 2016
9 71 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
10 69 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





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