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1.

Is Disruptive Blockchain Technology the Future of Financial Services?

69 The Consumer Finance Law Quarterly Report 232 (2016)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 5,994
2.

Filial Support Laws in the Modern Era: Domestic and International Comparison of Enforcement Practices for Laws Requiring Adult Children to Support Indigent Parents

20 Elder Law Journal 269 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 4,452
3.

Is There a Relationship between Guns and Freedom? Comparative Results from 59 Nations

Texas Review of Law and Politics, Vol. 13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 3,893
4.

Analyst Activity Around the World

HBS Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 01-061
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,565
5.

Virtual Currencies; Bitcoin & What Now after Liberty Reserve, Silk Road, and Mt. Gox?

Richmond Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 3,164
6.

Disrupting Governance: The New Institutional Economics of Distributed Ledger Technology

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
RMIT University - School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas and RMIT University
Downloads 2,944
7.

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 2,458
8.

The Functional Method of Comparative Law

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE LAW, Mathias Reimann & Reinhard Zimmermann, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,312
9.

A Comparative Analysis on Capitalism and Islamic Economic System

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Management and Science University (MSU) - Faculty of Business Management and Professional Studies
Downloads 2,287
10.

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 2,249
11.

Mapping the Business Systems of 61 Major Economies: A Taxonomy and Implications for Varieties of Capitalism and Business Systems Research

Socio-Economic Review, 16(1), 5-38, 2018
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
INSEAD, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), University of Edinburgh Business School, INSEAD Abu Dhabi Campus, European University Institute and University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
Downloads 2,073
12.

How Do Legal Rules Evolve? Evidence from a Cross-Country Comparison of Shareholder, Creditor and Worker Protection

European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 129/2009, Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge Working Paper No. 382
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 1,996
13.

Islamic Economics: A Survey of the Literature

University of Birmingham: Religions and Development Research Programme, Working Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 158 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Quaid-i-Azam University - Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)
Downloads 1,973
14.

E-Commerce, Cyber, and Electronic Payment System Risks: Lessons from PayPal

16 U.C. Davis Business Law Journal 261 (Spring 2016)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
Downloads 1,922
15.

The Shari'A Law Factor in International Commercial Arbitration

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Valparaiso University Law School
Downloads 1,680
16.

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 1,602
17.

Culture Rules: The Foundations of the Rule of Law and Other Norms of Governance

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 24 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Psychology

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,359
18.

Asian Business Systems: Institutional Comparison, Clusters, and Implications for Varieties of Capitalism and Business Systems Theory

Witt, Michael A., & Gordon Redding (2013). Asian Business Systems: Institutional Comparison, Clusters, and Implications for Varieties of Capitalism and Business Systems Theory. Socio-Economic Review, 11, 2, 265-300.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 1,204
19.

The Evolution of the Modern Corporation: Corporate Governance Reform in Context

2013 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1001 (2013)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law and Society, Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,079
20.

Corporate Governance Theories: From Micro Theories to National Systems Theories

Universite de Bourgogne Fargo Working Paper No. 1040101
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Universite de Bourgogne - LEG/FARGO
Downloads 1,059
21.

Bitcoin versus Regulated Payment Systems: What Gives?

38 Cardozo Law Review 1041 (2017)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business and Oklahoma City University - School of Law
Downloads 1,005
22.

A Critical Assessment of Islamic Economics

HWWA Discussion Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Hamburg Institute of International Economics
Downloads 981
23.

An Organizational Approach to Comparative Corporate Governance: Costs, Contingencies, and Complementarities

King's College London Management Research Paper No. 41
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of International Business and Strategy, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, King's College London - The Management Centre and Freie Universität Berlin
Downloads 921
24.

Income Tax Discrimination and the Political and Economic Integration of Europe

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, pp. 1186-1255, April 2006
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 24 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 875
25.

The Modern Impact of Precolonial Centralization in Africa

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 837
26.

Red Barons or Robber Barons? Governance and Financing in Russian Financial-Industrial Groups

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Finance Group and Credit Suisse First Boston

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Downloads 826
27.

Comparative Law and Finance: Past, Present and Future Research

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI) and University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR)
Downloads 795
28.

Shareholder Protection Around the World ('Leximetric II')

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 790
29.

Private Enforcement of Directors’ Duties: Derivative Actions as a Global Phenomenon

Stefan Wrbka, Steven Van Uytsel and Mathias Siems (eds.), Collective Actions: Enhancing Access to Justice and Reconciling Multilayer Interests?, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 93-116
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
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30.

The Curse of Aid

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 762
31.

Governance Challenges of Listed State-Owned Enterprises Around the World: National Experiences and a Framework for Reform

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 50, No. 3 (2017 Forthcoming), European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 352/2017, FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No. 155, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-12, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 566
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
Downloads 741
32.

Strategic Innovation Management and the Firm's Institutional Context

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Senior Research Fellow, European Institute of Japanese Studies, Stockholm School of Economics
Downloads 741
33.

Reversal of Fortune: Geography and Institutions in the Making of the Modern World Income Distribution

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 01-38
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 16 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center and Harvard University - Department of Government

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34.

Do Insider Trading Laws Matter? Some Preliminary Comparative Evidence

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 144-83, 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School

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35.

Towards a Cross-Disciplinary and Contextual Contract Theory

Published as "Contextual Contracts: One a Context-sensitive Approach to Contract Theory," Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, Volume 30, Issue 2, DOI: 10.1177/0260107917740510
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 703
36.

Corporate Governance, Risk, and Inequality in Japan and the United States

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles
Downloads 702
37.

Assessing Mondragon: Stability & Managed Change in the Face of Globalization

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 1003
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Mondragon Unibertsitatea - Ciencias Empresariales, Colgate University - Economics Department, Hamilton College - Economics Department and Mondragon Innovation & Knowledge (MIK, S. Coop)
Downloads 677
38.

The Evolution of Ownership Disclosure Rules Across Countries

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Vol. 10, 2010, Centre for Business Research (CBR) of the University of Cambridge Working Paper No. 393
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 669
39.

Bitcoin, Virtual Currencies, and the Struggle of Law and Regulation to Keep Pace

102 Marquette Law Review 447 (2018)
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 15 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Western Carolina University - College of Business
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40.

Revealed Comparative Advantage: An Analysis of Exports of Rwanda

IOSR Journal of Economics and Finance (IOSR-JEF), Volume 8, Issue 3 Ver. III (May-June 2017), pp. 69-76
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Delhi, Shri Ram College of Commerce, Students and University of Delhi
Downloads 604
41.

Legal Origin or Colonial History?

3 Journal of Legal Analysis 379-409 (2011), USC CLEO Research Paper No. C11-9, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 11-16, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2011-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Harvard Law School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
Downloads 593
42.

Convergence in Shareholder Law

Mathias M. Siems, CONVERGENCE IN SHAREHOLDER LAW, Cambridge University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 565
43.

Finance and Inequality: Channels and Evidence

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and University of Amsterdam - Finance Group
Downloads 556
44.

Culture Rules: The Foundations of the Rule of Law and Other Norms of Governance

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 37, pp. 659-688, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Psychology

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Downloads 555
45.

Multiple Faces of Shareholder Power in Asia: Complexity Revealed

NUS - Centre for Law & Business Working Paper No. 14/03, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2014/005, NUS - Centre for Asian Legal Studies Working Paper No. 14/06
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 535
46.

The Evolution of Labour Law: Calibrating and Comparing Regulatory Regimes

Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, Working Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), Ashurst LLP and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 534
47.

Convergence in Corporate Governance: A Leximetric Approach

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 529
48.

The Design of Competition Law Institutions and the Global Convergence of Process Norms: The GAL Competition Project

Forthcoming: THE DESIGN OF COMPETITION LAW INSTITUTIONS: GLOBAL NORMS, LOCAL CHOICES (Eleanor M. Fox & Michael J. Trebilcock, eds.) (Oxford University Press), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 526
49.

Ethical Money: Financial Growth in the Muslim World

American University International Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 May 2008 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Downloads 524
50.

Ownership and Corporate Governance: An International Review and Outlook

Ronghui Zhang, OWNERSHIP AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: AN INTERNATIONAL REVIEW AND OUTLOOK, Logos Verlag Berlin, 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bremen
Downloads 524