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1.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS): Pros and Cons for Investors

Accounting and Business Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 29,892
2.

The Golden Dilemma

Financial Analysts Journal, vol. 69, no. 4 (July/August 2013) 10-42.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 23,469
3.

The Worldwide Equity Premium: A Smaller Puzzle

Chapter 11 of R Mehra (Ed), Handbook of the Equity Risk Premium. Elsevier, 2008, pages 467–514, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper; EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 18,451
4.

The Fall of Enron

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-38
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 13,444
5.

100 Questions (and Answers) About IFRS

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - School of Accounting and Commercial Law
Downloads 6,380
6.

Equity Premia Around the World

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 6,190
7.

Irrational Optimism

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2004, pages 16–25, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA397,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 5,874
8.

Financial Markets and the Allocation of Capital

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 99-08
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 5,437
9.

The Dark Side of Universal Banking: Financial Conglomerates and the Origins of the Subprime Financial Crisis

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, 2009, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 468, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 468
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 13 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 5,390
10.

The Failure of Private Equity

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 481, 2009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 5,197
11.

The Role of Banks in the Subprime Financial Crisis

Review of Economic Conditions in Italy, 2009/1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 4,644
12.

'Implicit' and 'Explicit' CSR: A Conceptual Framework for a Comparative Understanding of Corporate Social Responsibility

Academy of Management Review Vol. 33, No. 2
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business and Nottingham University Business School (NUBS)
Downloads 4,556
13.

Who Writes the Rules for Hostile Takeovers, and Why? The Peculiar Divergence of US and UK Takeover Regulation

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 95, p. 1727, 2007, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 73/2006
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 4,115
14.

Global Evidence on the Equity Risk Premium

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol 15, No 4, pages 27–34, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA 385,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 3,811
15.

Transparency and Disclosure: Overview of Methodology and Study Results - United States

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Standard & Poor's - Information Services and F&C Investments
Downloads 3,758
16.

The Effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Non-US Companies Cross-Listed in the US

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, pp. 195-228, 2007, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 3,694
17.

The Role of the Capital Market in the Economic Development

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 3,617
18.

Not What They Had in Mind: A History of Policies that Produced the Financial Crisis of 2008

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
George Mason University
Downloads 3,288
19.

The Value of Corporate Votes and Control Benefits: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
World Bank, South Asia
Downloads 3,061
20.

Financial Statement Analysis: A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington, Milgard School of Business-Accounting, Rutgers Business School - Camden and University of Minnesota, Duluth - Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE)
Downloads 2,876
21.

The Dodd-Frank Act: A Flawed and Inadequate Response to the Too-Big-To-Fail Problem

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 951-1057, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 516, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 2,655
22.

Financial Crisis of 2007-2010

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,538
23.

There is Something About Parmalat (on Directors and Gatekeepers)

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent and University of Bologna - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,515
24.

The Foundations of Securities Law

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 2,500
25.

An Ethical Theory of Corporate Governance History

CBC-RPS No. 0026
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Downloads 2,459
26.

An Empirical Analysis of Analysts' Cash Flow Forecasts

USC Leventhal School of Accounting Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

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Downloads 2,321
27.

Shareholder Protection and Stock Market Development: An Empirical Test of the Legal Origins Hypothesis

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 108/2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), University of Cambridge, European University Institute (EUI) and United Nations
Downloads 2,263
28.

Basel I, Basel II, and Emerging Markets: A Nontechnical Analysis

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Downloads 2,130
29.

Bail-Ins Versus Bail-Outs: Using Contingent Capital to Mitigate Systemic Risk

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 380
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School
Downloads 2,127
30.

Impact of Internet Financial Reporting on Emerging Markets

Journal of International Business Research, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 21-41, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi-Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,103
31.

Financial Development and Economic Growth - a New Empirical Analysis

Dresden Discussion Papers in Economics No. 5/99
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
ETH Zurich
Downloads 2,042
32.

Night Trading: Lower Risk But Higher Returns?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
San Diego State University - Finance Department
Downloads 2,041
33.

Cultural Finance

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University - Chair for Business Administration, particularly Business Finance
Downloads 2,009
34.

The Effect of Cash Flow Forecasts on Accrual Quality and Benchmark Beating

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 51, pp. 219-239, April 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and University of Iowa - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,906
36.

Insider Trading and the Bid-Ask Spread: A Critical Evaluation of Adverse Selection in Market Making

Capital University Law Review, Vol. 33, pp. 83-180, 2004
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Decimus Capital Markets, LLC
Downloads 1,855
37.

Volkswagen and Porsche: One Family, Two Car Companies, & a Battle for Corporate Control

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Applied Sciences Emden-Leer and University of Puget Sound
Downloads 1,845
38.

The End of Comparative Law

Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 2, pp. 133-150, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,831
39.

The Financial and Market Effects of the SEC's Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Releases

Journal of Accounting Research Vol. 29, pp. 107-142, Supplement 1991, Abstracted in the Journal of Economic Literature, September 1992
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington, Milgard School of Business-Accounting, Ajou University - Department of Business Administration and State University of New York at Buffalo (deceased)
Downloads 1,822
40.

R-Squared Around the World: New Theory and New Tests

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,814
41.

The Role of Accounting in the 21st Century Firm

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 1,798
42.

Accounting Conservatism, Earnings Persistence, and Pricing Multiples on Earnings

Accounting Horizons, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University, University of Texas at El Paso - Department of Accounting & Information Systems, Sungkyunkwan University and Lehigh University
Downloads 1,751
43.

Market Dynamics & Systemic Risk

23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Cambridge University
Downloads 1,749
44.

Citigroup: A Case Study in Managerial and Regulatory Failures

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 47, pp. 69-137, 2014, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-139, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-139
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,678
45.

Black Gold: The End of Bretton Woods and the Oil Price Shocks of the 1970s

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Economics and University of Washington, Tacoma - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,647
46.

Betting on 'Dumb Volatility' with 'Smart Beta'

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
TR
Downloads 1,623
47.

Shareholder Protection: A Leximetric Approach

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No 324
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,620
48.

Eurozone Sovereign Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 01 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS)
Downloads 1,602
49.

The Golden Constant

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2016-35
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 30 May 2019
Working Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,586
50.

Mandatory IFRS Reporting and Stock Price Informativeness

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Catholic University of Lille - IESEG School of Management, Tilburg University, University of Missouri at Columbia - Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business and Catholic University of Lille - IÉSEG School of Management, Lille Campus
Downloads 1,552