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    1.

    The Rise of the Sharing Economy: Estimating the Impact of Airbnb on the Hotel Industry

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2013-16
    Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
    Working Paper Series
    Questrom School of Business, Boston University, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California and Boston University - Department of Computer Science
    Downloads 20,537
    2.

    Information, Technology and Information Worker Productivity

    Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2014
    Accepted Paper Series
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston University – Questrom School of Business

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 7,210
    3.

    Information Asymmetry and Thwarting Spam

    Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
    Working Paper Series
    University of Michigan - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Boston University – Questrom School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
    Downloads 6,367
    4.

    Valuing Interest Rate Swaps Using OIS Discounting

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2012-11
    Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2012
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics
    Downloads 6,202
    5.

    Life-Cycle Finance in Theory and in Practice

    Boston University School of Management Working Paper No. 2002-02
    Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics
    Downloads 5,560
    6.

    On The Risk of Stocks in the Long Run

    Harvard Business School Working Paper No 95-013
    Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Jun 2001
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 5,313
    7.

    Two-Sided Network Effects: A Theory of Information Product Design

    Management Science, Vol, 51, No. 10, pp. 1494–1504, 2005,
    Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
    Accepted Paper Series
    Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 3,956
    8.

    Information Complements, Substitutes, and Strategic Product Design

    Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2000 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2014
    Working Paper Series
    Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 3,727
    9.

    Retirement Investing: A New Approach

    Boston University School of Management Working Paper No. 2001-03
    Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Feb 2001
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics
    Downloads 3,675
    10.

    The Diversity-Bandwidth Tradeoff

    American Journal of Sociology, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2011
    Working Paper Series
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 2,567
    11.

    Investment Management and Technology: Past, Present, and Future

    Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 1999
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 2,524
    12.

    The Benefits and Costs of Transparency: A Model of Disclosure Based Regulation

    Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jul 2002
    Working Paper Series
    Brandeis University Heller School of Social Policy and Management
    Downloads 2,406
    13.

    Comparing the Value Relevance of Two Operating Income Measures

    Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2003
    Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
    Working Paper Series
    Temple University - Department of Accounting and Boston University - Department of Accounting
    Downloads 2,240
    14.

    Making Investment Choices as Simple as Possible: An Analysis of Target Date Retirement Funds

    Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 May 2006
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Research Affiliates
    Downloads 2,199
    15.

    Platform Envelopment

    Forthcoming 2011, Strategic Management Journal, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 07-104
    Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2013
    Working Paper Series
    Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 2,102
    16.

    Marketing and Firm Value: Metrics, Methods, Findings, and Future Directions

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2009-6
    Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 May 2008 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Questrom School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
    Downloads 2,049
    17.

    Do a Firm's Equity Returns Reflect the Risk of Its Pension Plan?

    HBS Finance Working Paper No. 05-011
    Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,914
    18.

    A Monte Carlo Method for Optimal Portfolios

    Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Nov 2000
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Université de Montréal - CIREQ - Département de sciences économiques and Questrom School of Business, Boston University

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,793
    19.

    The Theory of Life-Cycle Saving and Investing

    FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 07-3
    Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jul 2007
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Research Affiliates and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - Research Department
    Downloads 1,786
    20.

    Innovation, Openness, and Platform Control

    Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2017
    Working Paper Series
    Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,784
    21.

    An Empirical Analysis of Strategies and Efficiencies in Social Networks

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2010-29, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4682-08
    Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
    Working Paper Series
    University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,761
    22.

    The Design of Financial Systems: Towards a Synthesis of Function and Structure

    Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 02-074, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 02-074
    Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Jun 2002
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,733
    23.

    The Design and Production of New Retirement Savings Products

    Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 98-070
    Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Apr 1998
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
    Downloads 1,598
    24.

    Global Village or CyberBalkans: Modeling and Measuring the Integration of Electronic Communities

    Management Science, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jul 2005
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston University – Questrom School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
    Downloads 1,587
    25.

    Platform Strategy

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2439323
    Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
    Working Paper Series
    Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,551
    26.

    The Size of Venture Capital and Private Equity Fund Portfolios

    Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, pp. 564-590, 2007
    Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    University of Miami - School of Business Administration, York University - Schulich School of Business and Boston University
    Downloads 1,469
    27.

    Personal Investing: Advice, Theory, and Evidence from a Survey of TIAA-CREF Participants

    Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jun 1997
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
    Downloads 1,435
    28.

    Innovation through Optimal Licensing in Free Markets and Free Software

    Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jan 2005
    Working Paper Series
    Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,407
    29.

    Real Options, Volatility, and Stock Returns

    Journal of Finance, Vol. 67, pp. 1499-1536, 2012
    Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Boston University and Pennsylvania State University
    Downloads 1,291
    30.

    Socially Responsible Distribution: Distribution Strategies for Reaching the Bottom of the Pyramid

    INSEAD Business School Research Paper No. 2008/21/ISIC
    Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Apr 2008
    Working Paper Series
    affiliation not provided to SSRN and INSEAD
    Downloads 1,187
    31.

    A Theory of Merger-Driven IPOs

    Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 46, pp. 1367-1405, 2011
    Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston University, Pennsylvania State University and George Mason University

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,156
    32.

    Accelerated Investment Effect of Risky Debt

    Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 34, pp. 2587-2599, 2010
    Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston University and Pennsylvania State University
    Downloads 1,129
    33.

    Designing Reputation Systems for the Social Web

    Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2010-18
    Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University, Questrom School of Business - Department of Information Systems
    Downloads 1,126
    34.

    Why Do Firms Bundle and Tie? Evidence from Competitive Markets and Implications for Tying Law

    Yale Journal on Regulation, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 79 Posted: 29 May 2004
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Global Economics Group
    Downloads 1,122
    35.

    Why Information Should Influence Productivity

    MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4680-08
    Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
    Working Paper Series
    University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,090
    36.

    International Pension Swaps

    Boston University School of Management Working Paper No. 02-01
    Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Nov 2001
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,074
    37.

    Corporate Financial Policies and Performance Around Currency Crises

    Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-61
    Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Oct 2001
    Working Paper Series
    IMD International, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary and Yale School of Management
    Downloads 1,073
    38.

    How to Find Answers within Your Company

    Sloan Management Review, V52, N2; pp 66-77, (2011), Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2010-24 , MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5072-10
    Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    Group Sup De Co-Montpellier Business School and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 1,067
    39.

    Life Cycle Finance and the Design of Pension Plans

    Annual Review of Financial Economics, Forthcoming, Boston U. School of Management Research Paper Series No. 2009-5
    Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Questrom School of Business, Boston University

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 1,046
    40.

    The Political Economy of Transparency: What Makes Disclosure Policies Sustainable?

    KSG Working Paper No. RWP03-039, Institute for Government Innovation, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University OPS-02-03
    Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 May 2003
    Working Paper Series
    Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Brandeis University Heller School of Social Policy and Management and Transparency Policy Project
    Downloads 1,028
    41.

    Agency Conflicts, Investment, and Asset Pricing

    Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, 2008, Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2009-3, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 167/2007
    Number of pages: 71 Posted: 31 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2017
    Accepted Paper Series
    Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

    Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

    Downloads 951
    42.

    The Effect of Fair Value versus Historical Cost Reporting Model on Analyst Forecast Accuracy

    Accounting Review, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2013
    Accepted Paper Series
    Syracuse University and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 950
    43.

    Brands as Relationship Partners: Warmth, Competence, and In-Between

    Journal of Consumer Psychology, Forthcoming, Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2011-19
    Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University and Boston University
    Downloads 925
    44.

    Investor Protection and the Demand for Equity

    European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) Research Paper No. 64/2004
    Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2003
    Working Paper Series
    Stockholm School of Economics and Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
    Downloads 914
    45.

    The Impact of APIs in Firm Performance

    Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2843326
    Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
    Working Paper Series
    Boston University - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
    Downloads 909
    46.

    Corporate Leverage And Currency Crises

    AFA 2001 New Orleans; Yale ICF & SOM Working Paper No. ICF - 00-05
    Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Mar 2000
    Working Paper Series
    IMD International and Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 838
    47.

    Why Do Firms Announce Open Market Repurchase Programs

    Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Nov 2001
    Working Paper Series
    Tel Aviv University - Faculty of Management
    Downloads 832
    48.

    Call Center Outsourcing: Coordinating Staffing Level and Service Quality

    Management Science, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Nov 2006
    Accepted Paper Series
    Assoicate Professor, Dean's Research Fellow and University of Washington Business School
    Downloads 831
    49.

    Supply Chain Management and the Evolution of the 'Big Middle'

    Journal of Retailing, Forthcoming
    Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
    Accepted Paper Series
    West Virginia University - College of Business & Economics, Clarkson University - School of Business, University of Mississippi - School of Business Administration and Boston University - Department of Marketing
    Downloads 824
    50.

    Labor Costs and Investments in Human Capital

    Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 May 2000
    Working Paper Series
    Universidad de Malaga, New York University and Analysis Group

    Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

    Downloads 821