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1.

Accounting Discretion, Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

14th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting (FEA); EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Univeristy of San Diego - School of Business, Columbia Business School and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 6,329
2.

The Determinants of Bank Performance in China

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 3,986
3.

Cash Flow Patterns as a Proxy for Firm Life Cycle

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Mississippi - Patterson School of Accountancy

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Downloads 3,548
4.

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 3,037
5.

A CAMEL Model Analysis of State Bank Group

Proceedings of 19th International Business Research Conference 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Dr. B R Ambedkar National Insitute of Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 3,014
6.

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 2,698
7.

The Common Factor in Idiosyncratic Volatility: Quantitative Asset Pricing Implications

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-54
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale SOM, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia University Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 2,689
8.

The Present and Future of Corporate Governance: Re-Examining the Role of the Board of Directors and Investor Relations in Listed Companies

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 211, Lex Research Topics in Corporate Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2013-3
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC), Tilburg University - Department of Business Law and Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry
Downloads 2,378
9.

Six Components of Corporate Governance That Cannot Be Ignored

Lex Research Topics in Corporate Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2014-2, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 248/2014, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 08/2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC) and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Downloads 2,214
10.

Board Size, Board Composition, and Firm Performance: Empirical Evidence from Germany

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Paderborn - Faculty of Business Administration, Economics and Business Computing and University of Paderborn - Faculty of Business Administration, Economics and Business Computing
Downloads 2,181
11.

Understanding the Board of Directors after the Financial Crisis

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 229, Lex Research Topics in Corporate Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2013-5
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC) and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Downloads 2,176
12.

Private Equity and Employment

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-08-07R
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Administrative Records Research and Applications

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Downloads 1,993
13.

Firm Boundaries Matter: Evidence from Conglomerates and R&D Activity

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 1,968
14.

Corporate Law's Limits

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 31, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 186
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,954
15.

Executive Compensation, Firm Performance and Corporate Governance: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta - Human Resource Management and Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
Downloads 1,942
16.

Firm Volatility in Granular Networks

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-56, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Yale SOM, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia University Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 1,915
17.

The Cyclical Nature of the Productivity Distribution

Earlier version: US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-11-15
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 1,767
18.

Abnormal Accruals in Newly Public Companies: Opportunistic Misreporting or Economic Activity?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 1,722
19.

The Cost Efficiency of German Banks: A Comparison of Sfa and DEA

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Dresden University of Technology, Technische Universitaet Dresden and Halle Institute for Economic Research

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Downloads 1,674
20.

The Causes and Consequences of Wal-Mart's Growth

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies
Downloads 1,637
21.

Corporate Social Responsibility Across Industries: When Can Who Do Well by Doing Good?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin and University College Dublin (UCD)
Downloads 1,624
22.

Persistence in Firm Policies, Firm Origin, and Corporate Culture: Evidence from Corporate Spin-offs

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, Second Singapore International Conference on Finance 2008, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2007-03-001, Charles A. Dice Working Paper No. 2007-1, Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 2009-2
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Nanyang Technological University - Division of Banking & Finance and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Downloads 1,529
23.

Opening the Black Box: Internal Capital Markets and Managerial Power

Journal of Finance 68, 2013, 1577-1631 , EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management), SKEMA Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 1,508
24.

The Impact of Board Diversity on Boards' Monitoring Intensity and Firm Performance: Evidence from the Istanbul Stock Exchange

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Sabanci University - School of Management, Corporate Governance Forum, Sabanci University and Sabanci University
Downloads 1,477
25.

CEO Behavioral Integrity, Auditor Responses, and Firm Outcomes

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 03 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Darden School of Business University of Virginia, INSEAD, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Yale University School of Management
Downloads 1,415
26.

Industry Concentration and Average Stock Returns

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2003-30
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Downloads 1,405
27.

The Effect of Debt on Corporate Profitability: Evidence from French Service Sector

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)

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28.

Corporate Governance, Agency Problems, and Firm Performance: Empirical Evidence from an Emerging European Market

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cyprus, Cyprus University of Technology and University of Glasgow - Accounting and Finance Group
Downloads 1,393
29.

Customer-Base Concentration: Implications for Firm Performance and Capital Markets

The Accounting Review, March 2012
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,364
30.

Legal Education in the Blockchain Revolution

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-05
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Kyushu University - Graduate School of Law, University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Downloads 1,357
31.

The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices

Turnbull, Shann 2012. The Limitations of Corporate Governance Best Practices. In The Sage handbook of CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Thomas Clarke and Douglas Branson, eds., Chapter 19, 428-449, Sage: London & Thousand Oaks, CA.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 19 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
International Institute for Self-Governance
Downloads 1,306
32.

Multisided Platforms, Dynamic Competition, and the Assessment of Market Power for Internet-Based Firms

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 753
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group
Downloads 1,295
33.

La Structure Du Capital Et La Profitabilité: Le Cas Des Entreprises Industrielles Françaises (Capital Structure and Profitability: The Case of French Industrial Firms)

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 1,108
34.

La Structure Du Capital Et La Profitabilité: Une Étude Empirique Sur Données De Panel Françaises (Capital Structure and Profitability: An Empirical Study on French Panel Data)

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 1,099
35.

E-Commerce Has a Positive Impact on Economic Growth: A Panel Data Analysis for Western Europe

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,098
36.

What Relation Exists between CSR and Longevity of Firms?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
IDRAC Business School, University Francois Rabelais-Vallorem and University of Tunis - Institut Supérieur de Gestion (ISG), Tunis
Downloads 1,097
37.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Its Impact on Firms’ Investment Policy, Organizational Strategy, and Performance

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Bentley University - Department of Finance, Dillard College of Business Administration and Northeastern University - Finance and Insurance Area
Downloads 1,084
38.

Does Debt Affect Profitability? An Empirical Study of French Trade Sector

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 1,082
39.

Large Wealth Creation in Mergers and Acquisitions

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Drexel University - Department of Finance, University of Waterloo - School of Accounting and Finance and Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems
Downloads 1,058
40.

L'Impact De L'Endettement Sur La Profitabilité: Une Étude Empirique Sur Données Françaises En Panel (The Impact of Debt on Profitability: An Empirical Study on French Data Panel)

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 1,051
41.

Greed or Good Deeds: An Examination of the Relation between Corporate Social Responsibility and the Financial Performance of U.S. Commercial Banks around the Financial Crisis

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Bentley University - Department of Finance, Bentley University - Department of Finance and Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,047
42.

Performance Management Analytics - The Next Extension in Managerial Accounting

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Management, University of St. Gallen and University of Goettingen - Faculty of Economic Science
Downloads 1,010
43.

Influence of French and Foreign Institutional Owners on Firms’ Financial Performance

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
IDRAC Business School and Aix-Marseille University
Downloads 1,006
44.

L’Endettement Affecte-T-IL la Profitabilite? Le Cas des Firmes Agro-Alimentaires Françaises (Does Debt Affect Profitability? The Case of French Agro-Food Firms)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 998
45.

Strategies for Firm Growth

Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
CENTRUM Catolica Graduate Business School
Downloads 965
46.

SME Development in Indonesia: Do Economic Growth and Government Supports Matter?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Trisakti University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 948
47.

Globalization, Survival, and Growth of Small and Medium-Sized Firms

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chile - Department of Economics and Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
Downloads 947
48.

Corporate Credit Risk Modelling and the Macroeconomy

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division, Uppsala University, Sveriges Riksbank - Research Division and Norges Bank - Research Department
Downloads 942
49.

Structural Corporate Degradation Due to Too-Big-To-Fail Finance

162 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1419 (2014), European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 253/2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 934
50.

Does Board "Independence" Destroy Corporate Value?

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013, 27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2014 Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney and UNSW Business School
Downloads 932