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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 20 Aug 2014

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1 7,683 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 6,257 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 4,587 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 4,191 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 4,059 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 3,994 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 3,805 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 3,435 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
9 3,363 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
10 3,355 Public and Private Enforcement of Securities Laws: Resource-Based Evidence
Howell E. Jackson and Mark J. Roe
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Jul 2007
Last Revised: 24 Sep 2013

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

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1 183 Nationalize the Clearinghouses!
Stephen J. Lubben
Seton Hall University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 2 Jul 2014
2 96 Financial Regulation in the EU – Cross-Border Capital Flows, Systemic Risk and the European Banking Union as Reference Points for EU Financial Market Integration
Brigitte Haar
Goethe University - House of Finance
Date posted to database: 28 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
3 96 Great Expectations: The Peril of an Expectations Gap in Proxy Advisory Firm Regulation
Asaf Eckstein
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
4 90 Corporate Rescue in India: The Influence of the Courts
Kristin van Zwieten
University of Oxford
Date posted to database: 16 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
5 76 Misdiagnosis: Incomplete Cures of Financial Regulatory Failures
James R. Barth, Gerard Caprio and Ross Levine
Auburn University - College of Business, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Date posted to database: 30 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
6 57 The Structure of Stockholder Litigation: When Do the Merits Matter?
Minor Myers and Charles Korsmo
Brooklyn Law School and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 12 Aug 2014
7 56 The Team Production Model as a Paradigm
Brian R. Cheffins
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
8 56 Regulating Trading Practices
Andreas M. Fleckner
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Date posted to database: 8 Aug 2014
Last Revised: 8 Aug 2014
9 53 The JOBS Act and Crowdfunding: Harnessing the Power – and Money – of the Masses
Abbey Stemler
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Law
Date posted to database: 8 Jul 2014
Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
10 51 Supreme Court Amicus Brief (Merits Stage) of Civil Procedure and Securities Law Professors in Support of Petitioner, Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi v. IndyMac MBS, Inc., No. 13-640
David Freeman Engstrom
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014





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