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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 27 May 2015

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1 20,511 The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study
Ethan R. Mollick
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2012
Last Revised: 8 Nov 2013
2 20,209 Corporate Governance and Equity Prices
Paul A. Gompers, Joy L. Ishii and Andrew Metrick
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
Date posted to database: 12 Sep 2001
Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
3 17,553 Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007
Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kraay and Massimo Mastruzzi
The Brookings Institution, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Date posted to database: 20 Jun 2008
Last Revised: 26 Jun 2008
4 17,216 Deal or No Deal? Decision Making under Risk in a Large-Payoff Game Show
Thierry Post, Martijn J. Van den Assem, Guido Baltussen and Richard H. Thaler
Koc University - Graduate School of Business, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 16 Dec 2004
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2012
5 17,075 Economic Consequences of Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation: A Review and Suggestions for Future Research
Christian Leuz and Peter D. Wysocki
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 7 May 2008
6 14,231 Fact, Fiction and Momentum Investing
Clifford S. Asness, Andrea Frazzini, Ronen Israel and Tobias J. Moskowitz
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 May 2014
Last Revised: 3 Oct 2014
7 13,267 Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview
Josh Lerner
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Date posted to database: 23 Apr 1998
Last Revised: 5 Oct 2014
8 13,204 A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations
Ivo Welch and Jay R. Ritter
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2002
Last Revised: 10 Apr 2002
9 13,461 The Economics of Private Equity Funds
Andrew Metrick and Ayako Yasuda
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 27 Jun 2007
Last Revised: 3 Aug 2010
10 13,918 The 'IKEA Effect': When Labor Leads to Love
Michael I. Norton, Daniel Mochon and Dan Ariely
Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2011
Last Revised: 4 Mar 2011

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
28 Mar 2015 through 27 May 2015

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1 3,528 Fact, Fiction, and Value Investing
Clifford S. Asness, Andrea Frazzini, Ronen Israel and Tobias J. Moskowitz
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 19 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
2 916 What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?
Paul A. Gompers, Steven N. Kaplan and Vladimir Mukharlyamov
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University
Date posted to database: 1 May 2015
Last Revised: 1 May 2015
3 223 Some Key Things U.S. Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Law and Lawyers
Lawrence J. Trautman, Anthony J. Luppino and Malika Simmons
American University, University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri - Kansas City Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Date posted to database: 17 May 2015
Last Revised: 17 May 2015
4 210 The Economics of Crowdfunding Platforms
Paul Belleflamme, Nessrine Omrani and Martin Peitz
CORE and Louvain School of Management, UCL (Université Catholique de Louvain), Université Paris Sud - RITM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
5 206 A Federal Information Quality Act Challenge to the White House 'Patent Troll' Report
Ron D. Katznelson
Bi-Level Technologies
Date posted to database: 2 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2015
6 142 Possible Futures of Fair Use
Pamela Samuelson
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
7 120 How Courts Adjudicate Patent Definiteness and Disclosure
John R. Allison and Lisa Larrimore Ouellette
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business and Stanford University
Date posted to database: 21 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
8 120 Patent Demands and Initial Public Offerings
Robin Feldman and Evan Frondorf
University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 9 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 22 May 2015
9 115 CEO Side-Payments in M&A Deals
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
10 115 How the DMCA's Online Copyright Safe Harbor Failed
Eric Goldman
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 7 Apr 2015





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