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JEL Code: D21

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1.

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 29,308
2.

Comparing the Decision Styles of American, Chinese and Japanese Business Leaders

Best Paper Proceedings of Academy of Management Meetings, Washington, DC, August 2001
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Management Sciences
Downloads 13,945
3.

The Modern Industrial Revolution, Exit, and the Failure of Internal Control Systems

Michael C. Jensen, A THEORY OF THE FIRM: GOVERNANCE, RESIDUAL CLAIMS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FORMS, Harvard University Press, December 2000; Journal of Finance, July 1993
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 May 1999 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 13,773
4.

The Loser's Curse: Decision Making & Market Efficiency in the National Football League Draft

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 11,911
5.

Corporate Social Responsibility - an Economic and Financial Framework

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 11,131
6.

Literature Review - Knowledge Management Research at the Organizational Level

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 9,792
7.

Agency Costs of Overvalued Equity

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 39/2004, Harvard Business School NOM Working Paper No. 04-26, Financial Management, Vol. 34, No. 1, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 06 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 9,218
8.

Divisional Performance Measurement

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Nov 1998 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 9,113
9.

Who Wins in a Dynamic World: Theory of Constraints Vs. Activity-Based Costing?

North American Assoc. for Computational Social and Organizational Science (NAACSOS) Conference, June 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, Harvard University and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 8,193
10.

A Short Treatise on Fantasy Sports and the Law: How America Regulates its New National Pastime

Harvard Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law, Vol. 3, January 2012
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
City University of New York - Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business
Downloads 6,954
11.

Corporate Governance and Firm Valuation

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 6,774
12.

Putting Integrity into Finance: A Purely Positive Approach

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 12-074, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 12-01, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) – Finance Working Paper No. 417/2014,
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent and Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 6,698
13.

Relational Contracts and the Theory of the Firm

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 May 1997
Working Paper Series
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School and Department of Economics and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 6,116
14.

Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Course Notes (2nd of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 98-098
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 21 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 5,943
15.

The Law, Culture, and Economics of Fashion

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 61, March 2009, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 344, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 627, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-63
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 5,798
16.

The Miracle of Microfinance? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 14 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 5,705
17.

Origin of the Theory of Agency: An Account By One of the Theory's Originators

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 5,161
18.

Organizations and Markets: History and Development of the Ccmo Course and the Field (1st of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Harvard Business School, HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Harvard Business School, Finance Unit and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 5,146
19.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 4,988
20.

An Empirical Analysis of the Strategic Use of Corporate Social Responsibility

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University at Albany, SUNY and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,907
21.

Are We Selling Results or Résumés?: The Underexplored Linkage between Human Resource Strategies and Firm-Specific Capital

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 105
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 4,871
22.

Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Course Content and Materials (3rd of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance and Harvard Business School
Downloads 4,758
23.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Shareholder's Value: An Event Study Analysis

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2007-6, Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 1/2009
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Rome II - Department of Economics and Finance and Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business
Downloads 4,674
24.

The Impact of Activity Based Costing on Managerial Decisions at Insteel Industries - a Field Study

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Accounting & Control Unit and Harvard University - General Management Unit
Downloads 4,638
25.

Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Practice Questions (4th of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased), HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 4,586
26.

The Enron Scandal (Slides)

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 04 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Hodak Value Advisors
Downloads 4,347
27.

Oligopolio con Bene Omogeneo (Oligopoly with Homogeneous Good)

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 4,307
28.

Public and Private Enforcement of Securities Laws: Resource-Based Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 93, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 0-28, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 638
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,161
29.

Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1328, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 511/2017
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, Yale School of Management, IESE Business School, University of Navarra and University of Oxford - Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,922
30.

Offerta e Rendimenti di Scala in Concorrenza Perfetta (Supply and Returns to Scale under Perfect Competition)

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 3,869
31.

The Myth that Insulating Boards Serves Long-Term Value

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 113, No. 6, pp. 1637-1694, October 2013, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 755
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,801
32.

Public vs. Private Ownership: The Current State of the Debate

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2420
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank (Formerly)
Downloads 3,774
33.

The Independent Director in Chinese Corporate Governance

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 125-228, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 204, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 204
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 15 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,721
34.

Horizontal Shareholding

109 Harvard Law Review 1267 (2016), Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,595
35.

Monopolio, Monopsonio e Rendimenti di Scala (Monopoly, Monopsony and Returns to Scale)

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 3,523
36.

Corporate Governance and Acquirer Returns

ECGI-Finance Working Paper No. 116/2006, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
Downloads 3,194
37.

Accountability and Responsibility in Corporate Governance

Notre Dame Law Review, Forthcoming, Univ. of Illinois Law & Economics, Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 3,172
38.

Analysis of the Dot-Com Bubble of the 1990s

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Kansas State University and Kent State University
Downloads 3,094
39.

Corporate Governance in Asia: Eight Case Studies

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,083
40.

A Case Study Approach to Exploring the Relationship between Human Resources Management and Firm Performance

IE Working Paper No. WP07-01
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Fundación Instituto de Empresa, S.L.
Downloads 3,081
41.

Determinants of Bank Profitability Before and During the Crisis: Evidence from Switzerland

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and Institut für Finanzdienstleistungen Zug (IFZ)
Downloads 3,077
42.

Economics & Corporate Culture

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 3,040
43.

Exploration, Exploitation, and Knowledge Management Strategies in Multi-Tier Hierarchical Organizations Experiencing Environmental Turbulence

North American Assoc. for Computational Social and Organizational Science (NAACSOS) Conference, June 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 3,007
44.

Optimal Capital Structure Under Corporate and Personal Taxation

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 3-27, 1980
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business
Downloads 2,942
45.

Oligopolio con Beni Differenziati (Oligopoly with Differentiated Goods)

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Sapienza
Downloads 2,931
46.

Corporate Governance in Hong Kong: Key Problems and Prospects

CUHK Centre for Accounting Disclosure and Corporate Governance Research Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Baptist University
Downloads 2,882
47.

Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility - A New Perspective

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Delhi - School of Economics - Commerce Department
Downloads 2,856
48.

Berkshire's Disintermediation: Buffett's New Managerial Model 

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-16, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-16, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper Series No. 205
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
George Washington University
Downloads 2,706
49.

Understanding Cost Management: What Can We Learn from the Evidence on 'Sticky Costs'?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 10 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 2,628
50.

Family Business Groups around the World: Financing Advantages, Control Motivations and Organizational Choices

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 240/2009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 08 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, Australian School of Business - University of New South Wales and UNSW Business School
Downloads 2,614