View all papers in this subject matter classification Read more about Top Downloads

SSRN Top Downloads For
Corporate Governance: Arrangements & Laws eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 20 Dec 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 7,887 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 6,559 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 4,828 Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008
Michael Simkovic
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
4 4,241 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
5 4,083 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
6 4,024 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 - School of Law
Date posted to database: 10 Jan 2006
Last Revised: 3 Mar 2008
7 3,891 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 3,494 The New Financial Deal: Understanding the Dodd-Frank Act and its (Unintended) Consequences
David A. Skeel
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Oct 2010
Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
9 3,470 The Future of Securities Regulation
Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 23 Dec 2008
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2009
10 3,453 Satyam Scam in the Contemporary Corporate World: A Case Study in Indian Perspective
Tabrez Ahmad, Malawat Tabrez, Yashovardhan Kochar and Ayan Roy
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) - College of Legal Studies, Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Faculty of Law, Calcutta high Court and Amicorp
Date posted to database: 24 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 13 Apr 2013

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
21 Oct 2014 through 20 Dec 2014

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 602 Documenting the Deal: How Quality Control and Candor Can Improve Boardroom Decision-Making and Reduce the Litigation Target Zone
Leo E. Strine
Government of the State of Delaware - Supreme Court of Delaware
Date posted to database: 25 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 31 Oct 2014
2 562 Did Harvard Violate Federal Securities Law? The Campaign Against Classified Boards of Directors
Daniel M. Gallagher and Joseph Grundfest
United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Stanford University Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
3 293 The Law and Finance of Anti-Takeover Statutes
Emiliano Catan and Marcel Kahan
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 13 Nov 2014
4 200 How the SEC Helps Speedy Traders
Robert J. Jackson and Joshua Mitts
Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 8 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 2 Dec 2014
5 180 Corporate Inversions and the Unbundling of Regulatory Competition
Eric L. Talley
University of California, Berkeley - Boalt Hall School of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 3 Nov 2014
6 160 The Compliance Function: An Overview
Geoffrey P. Miller
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
7 150 The Market for Corporate Law Redux
Roberta Romano
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Oct 2014
Last Revised: 7 Nov 2014
8 149 Do Takeover Laws Matter? Evidence from Five Decades of Hostile Takeovers
Matthew D. Cain, Stephen B. McKeon and Steven Davidoff Solomon
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, University of Oregon - Department of Finance and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 2 Nov 2014
9 135 Principles of Financial Regulation
John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul L. Davies, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer and Jennifer Payne
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford- Faculty of Law, Columbia Law School, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2014
10 119 Further Assessment of the Iron Law of Financial Regulation: A Postscript to Regulating in the Dark
Roberta Romano
Yale Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 11 Nov 2014





  Other SSRN Resources
To search for other abstracts/papers in the SSRN Electronic Library by author, title or abstract text, click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by journal or topic click here.
To Browse the SSRN Electronic Library by JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) Code click here.
To order a membership to a SSRN Network or to subscribe to one or more SSRN eJournals, go to our online subscription request form.
To go to the SSRN Home page click here.

© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo2 in 0.125 seconds