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1.

Agency Cost of Free Cash Flow, Corporate Finance, and Takeovers

American Economic Review, Vol. 76, No. 2, May 1986
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Mar 1999
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SSRN
Downloads 41,728
2.

Separation of Ownership and Control

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, and Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
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4.

A Survey of Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 04 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 21,720
5.

Endogeneity in Empirical Corporate Finance

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 11-29
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 28 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 18,871
6.

Crowdfunding of Small Entrepreneurial Ventures

HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School and Universite du Luxembourg
Downloads 17,097
7.

Trade-Off and Pecking Order Theories of Debt

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 22 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 17,031
8.

Agency Problems and Residual Claims

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 13,875
9.

Theory of Capital Structure - a Review

FRIHET OG MANGFOLD, FESTSSKRIFT TIL ODD, G. Arntzen. L. Fallan & O. Gustafsson, eds., Trondheim: Tapir/TØH, Tapir Academic Press, NO-7005 Trondheim, Norway,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
NTNU Business School - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Downloads 13,528
10.

Optimal Capital Structure: Problems with the Harvard and Damodaran Approaches

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 May 2001 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 13,425
11.

Disappearing Dividends: Changing Firm Characteristics or Lower Propensity to Pay?

AFA 2001 New Orleans; CRSP Working Paper No. 509
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 11,033
12.

A Review of Empirical Capital Structure Research and Directions for the Future

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School

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Downloads 10,705
13.

Market Risk Premium and Risk Free Rate Used for 51 Countries in 2013: A Survey with 6,237 Answers

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School, IESE Business School and University of Navarra, IESE Business School
Downloads 10,326
14.

Does Dividend Policy Foretell Earnings Growth?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
Research Affiliates, LLC and AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 10,243
15.

Capital Structure Decisions

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 May 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 9,671
16.

Equity Premium: Historical, Expected, Required and Implied

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 9,441
17.

How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-33, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 477/2016
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 9,014
18.

How to Value a Seasonal Company Discounting Cash Flows

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 8,781
19.

The Determinants of Capital Structure Choice: A Survey of European Firms

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings; EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
European School of Management (ESCP) - (EAP) and University of Manitoba - Department of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 8,365
20.

Payout Policy in the 21st Century

Tuck Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III Conference Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Cornell University - Cornell Tech NYC

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Downloads 7,804
21.

Testing the Pecking Order Theory of Capital Structure

EFA 0157: AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 7,617
22.

Testing Tradeoff and Pecking Order Predictions About Dividends and Debt

CRSP Working Paper No. 506
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 7,577
23.

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 7,377
24.

Financial Statement Analysis of Leverage and How it Informs About Profitability and Price-to-Book Ratios

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting
Downloads 7,343
25.

Accrual Reliability, Earnings Persistence and Stock Prices

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 39, No. 3, September 2005
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 28 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 7,255
26.

Equity Risk Premiums (ERP): Determinants, Estimation and Implications – The 2017 Edition

Number of pages: 141 Posted: 07 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 7,244
27.

Capital Structure Decisions: Which Factors are Reliably Important?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 7,229
28.

My Life in Finance

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance

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Downloads 6,911
29.

Effects of Working Capital Management on SME Profitability

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Murcia and University of Murcia

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Downloads 6,855
30.

Capital Structure and Stock Returns

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-03; EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

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Downloads 6,691
31.

Supply of Capital and Capital Structure: The Role of Financial Development

Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 17 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Piraeus - Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Warwick - Finance Group, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and University of Piraeus
Downloads 6,550
32.

Swept Away by the Crowd? Crowdfunding, Venture Capital, and the Selection of Entrepreneurs

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 6,503
33.

Two and Twenty: Taxing Partnership Profits in Private Equity Funds

New York University Law Review, 2008, U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-27, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 6,450
34.

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, p. 1729, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 139/2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-28, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2008-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 6,364
35.

Supercharged IPOs and the Up-C

University of Colorado Law Review, Forthcoming, BYU Law Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 6,137
36.

An International Comparison of Capital Structure and Debt Maturity Choices

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 6,093
37.

Capital Structure and Debt Structure

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 6,073
38.

Why Do Firms Pay Dividends? International Evidence on the Determinants of Dividend Policy

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University, Department of Finance and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 5,971
39.

Optimal Capital Structure

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 5,887
40.

What's Really Wrong with U.S. Business Schools?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 5,829
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Capital Structure, Payout Policy, and Financial Flexibility

Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 02-06
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
Downloads 5,774
42.

A Dynamic Model of Optimal Capital Structure

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-03-06
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 5,765
43.

Corporate Payout Policy

Foundations and Trends in Finance, Vol. 3, Nos. 2-3, pp. 95-287, 2008
Number of pages: 198 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 5,660
44.

Financing Decisions: Who Issues Stock?

CRSP Working Paper No. 549
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 5,475
45.

A Review of Tax Research

Number of pages: 138 Posted: 23 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 5,470
46.

Earnings Management Through Real Activities Manipulation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Boston College
Downloads 5,468
47.

Market Timing and Capital Structure

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 5,418
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Capital Structure and Firm Performance: A New Approach to Testing Agency Theory and an Application to the Banking Industry

FEDS Working Paper No. 2002-54
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bank of Italy
Downloads 5,361
49.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Access to Finance

Strategic Management Journal, 35 (1): 1-23.
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 May 2011 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School, London Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 5,122
50.

Enterprise Risk Management: Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Nationwide Insurance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 5,006