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1.

Big Other: Surveillance Capitalism and the Prospects of an Information Civilization

Journal of Information Technology (2015) 30, 75–89. doi:10.1057/jit.2015.5,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 21,308
2.

Political Competition, Ideology and Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 17,189
3.

Frictions to Political Competition and Financial Openness

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Leicester
Downloads 11,660
4.

Preparing a Referee Report: Guidelines and Perspectives

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 10,282
5.

Corporate Governance in China: An Overview

Donald C. Clarke, "Corporate Governance in China: An Overview", China Economic Review, vol. 14, 2003, pp. 494-507
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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6.

Quadratic Voting: How Mechanism Design Can Radicalize Democracy

American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft
Downloads 9,482
7.

An Aid-Institutions Paradox? A Review Essay on Aid Dependency and State Building in Sub-Saharan Africa

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 74, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies Working Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development, Birk Consulting and Cornell University
Downloads 6,924
8.

Foreign Direct Investment in India: A Critical Analysis of FDI from 1991-2005

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Centre for Civil Society
Downloads 5,866
9.

Can't We All Be More Like Scandinavians? Asymmetric Growth and Institutions in an Interdependent World

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-22
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Government and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Downloads 4,787
10.

The Political Economy of Oil and the Crisis of the Arab State System

FEEM Working Paper No. 61.2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
Downloads 4,602
11.

How to Lose a Constitutional Democracy

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 65, Forthcoming, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 642
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 4,463
12.

The Role of Human Resource Management in Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

International Journal of Human Resource Management, Vol. 15, No. 8, pp. 1357-1372, December 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of International Business and Strategy and Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim
Downloads 4,299
13.

Corporate Social Responsibility in Nigeria: Western Mimicry or Indigenous Influences?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Edinburgh Business School, Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University - Lagos Business School and University of Sussex Law School

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14.

Multinational Corporations, Transnational Law: The United Nation's Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations as Harbinger of Corporate Responsibility in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 37, 2005
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
Downloads 4,181
15.

Political Determinants of Corporate Governance

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 451
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,785
16.

The Purposes and Accountability of the Corporation in Contemporary Society: Corporate Governance at a Crossroads

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 62, No. 3, Summer 1999
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 14 Jun 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 3,644
17.

Economic Analysis of Law

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 316, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 536
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,513
18.

The Evolution and Ideology of Global Constitutionalism

California Law Review, Vol. 99, p. 1163, 2011, APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-10-01
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,381
19.

Civic Crowdfunding: Participatory Communities, Entrepreneurs and the Political Economy of Place

Number of pages: 173 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Working Paper Series
MIT Center for Civic Media
Downloads 3,353
20.

Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
Downloads 3,253
21.

ESG and Financial Performance: Aggregated Evidence from More than 2000 Empirical Studies

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment, Volume 5, Issue 4, p. 210-233, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/20430795.2015.1118917
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg
Downloads 3,230
22.

The Social Dimensions of Entrepreneurship

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, Mark Casson and Bernard Yeung, eds., Oxford University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and University of Michigan
Downloads 3,159
23.

Hidden Power of the Big Three? Passive Index Funds, Re-Concentration of Corporate Ownership, and New Financial Risk

Business and Politics, April 2017, DOI: 10.1017/bap.2017.6
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam / CORPNET, University of Amsterdam / CORPNET and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)
Downloads 3,067
24.

History, Institutions and Economic Performance: The Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-27
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Notre Dame

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25.

The New Comparative Economics

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2002; Yale SOM Working Paper No. ES-24; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3054
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, SKEMA Business School, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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Downloads 2,945
26.

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 2,904
27.

Murabaha Financing vs. Lending on Interest

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,804
28.

Sources of Performance Improvements in Privatized Firms: A Clinical Study of the Global Telecommunications Industry

University of Oklahoma Department of Finance Working Paper, FEEM Working Paper No. 26.2001
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University, Clayton State University - Department of Finance & Economics, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 2,632
29.

How Many Varieties of Capitalism? Comparing the Comparative Institutional Analyses of Capitalist Diversity

MPIfG Discussion Paper No. 06/2
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Freie Universität Berlin and Temple University
Downloads 2,627
30.

How to Write an Effective Referee Report and Improve the Scientific Review Process

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2016-47
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 2,410
31.

Why Resource-Poor Dictators Allow Freer Media: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

American Political Science Review, Vol. 103, No. 4, pp. 645-668, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Sciences Po and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 2,342
32.

Toward a Theory of the Press

ECONOMICS AND SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS, Karl Brunner, ed., Martinus Nijhoff Publishing Company, 1979
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jul 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,255
33.

Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS) - Baseline/First/Second/Third/Fourth Follow-Ups: Study Metadata Documentation

Number of pages: 1712 Posted: 31 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., University of Colorado at Boulder and University of Chicago - National Opinion Research Center (NORC)
Downloads 2,247
34.

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 2,117
35.

Who Bleeds When the Wolves Bite? A Flesh-and-Blood Perspective on Hedge Fund Activism and Our Strange Corporate Governance System

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 126, Pg. 1870, 2017, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-5, Harvard Law School, John M. Olin Institute for Law, Economics, and Business Discussion Paper no. 899
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,048
36.

Corporate Governance and the Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Case Study of the Russian Energy Sector

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,983
37.

Next Generation Law: Data Driven Governance and Accountability Based Regulatory Systems in the West, and Social Credit Regimes in China

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
Downloads 1,906
38.

A Critique of the Anglo-American Model of Corporate Governance

CLPE Research Paper No. 15/09
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Technology, Sydney
Downloads 1,905
39.

New Approach to Strategic Planning: The Impact of Leadership and Culture on Plan Implantation via the Three Cs: Cooperation, Collaboration and Coordination

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
School of Public Policy & Administration Walden University
Downloads 1,883
40.

City Unplanning

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 122, No. 7, pp. 1670-1737, May 2013, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-26
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,842
41.

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 1,830
42.

Reflections on the End of History for Corporate Law

Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects, Abdul Rasheed and Toru Yoshikawa, eds., Palgrave-MacMillan, 2012, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 449
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,796
43.

From Corporate Law to Corporate Governance

Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance, Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Research Paper No. 324/2016, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 497, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 564
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,794
44.

Legal Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics

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Downloads 1,789
45.

Regulatory Cycles: Revisiting the Political Economy of Financial Crises

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department

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46.

The Asset Pricing Implications of Government Economic Policy Uncertainty

Management Science 61(1), January 2015
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and University of Denver - Daniels College of Business
Downloads 1,771
47.

Schumpeter and the Obsolescence of the Entrepreneur

UConn Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2002-19
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut

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48.

Female Entrepreneurship Theory: A Multidisciplinary Review of Resources

Journal of Women's Entrepreneurship and Education, Institute of Economic Sciences (Belgrade, Serbia)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Technology & Cybersecurity Law Group
Downloads 1,735
49.

Of Subprimes and Subsidies: The Political Economy of the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,692
50.

Culture and Institutions: Economic Development in the Regions of Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1492, IGIER Working Paper No. 292
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,689