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1.

Underwater and Not Walking Away: Shame, Fear and the Social Management of the Housing Crisis

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 971, 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 09-35
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 09 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 19,481
2.

The Essential Elements of Corporate Law

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 20/2009, Yale Law, Economics & Public Policy Research Paper No. 387, Harvard Law and Economics Research Paper No. 643, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-39, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 134/2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 10,028
3.

The Promise and Perils of Credit Derivatives

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1019, 2007, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 06-22, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-36, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-74
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 9,723
4.

Competition and Crisis in Mortgage Securitization

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, p.213, (2013)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 9,241
5.

How to Restructure Greek Debt

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 8,789
6.

Defending Junk-Debt-Buyer Lawsuits

Clearinghouse Review, Vol. 46, No. 1-2, May-June 2012, p. 12+, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-24
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 8,467
7.

Systemic Risk

Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 163, Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 97, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 8,453
8.

Two Faces: Demystifying the Mortgage Electronic Registration System's Land Title Theory

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 8,010
9.

Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 83, p. 253, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law
Downloads 6,478
10.

Foreclosure, Subprime Mortgage Lending, and the Mortgage Electronic Registration System

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 5,755
11.

The Subprime Panic

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,701
12.

Agency Problems, Legal Strategies, and Enforcement

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21/2009, Yale Law, Economics & Public Policy Research Paper No. 388, Harvard Law and Economics Research Paper Series No. 644 , ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 135/2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 5,440
13.

Enron and the Use and Abuse of Special Purpose Entities in Corporate Structures

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1309, 2006, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 28
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 May 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 5,178
14.

Forecasting Bankruptcy More Accurately: A Simple Hazard Model

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,943
15.

The Management of Corporate Capital Structure: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jan 1997
Working Paper Series
Blackrock and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 4,780
16.

The Failure of Good Intentions: The WorldCom Fraud and the Collapse of American Telecommunications After Deregulation

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 207-267, 2003
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Criterion Economics, L.L.C.
Downloads 4,709
17.

Greek Debt - The Endgame Scenarios

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,674
18.

Financial Engineering, Corporate Governance, and the Collapse of Enron

U of Delaware Coll. of Bus. and Econ. Ctr. for Corp. Governance Working Paper No. 2002-001
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and Baylor University - Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
Downloads 4,619
19.

The Panic of 2007

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-24
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 26 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,499
20.

The Essential Role of Organizational Law

NYU Law and Economics Working Paper No. 00-006; Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper 284; Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School and Harvard Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,365
21.

The New Financial Deal: Understanding the Dodd-Frank Act and its (Unintended) Consequences

THE NEW FINANCIAL DEAL: UNDERSTANDING THE DODD-FRANK ACT AND ITS (UNINTENDED) CONSEQUENCES, Wiley, November 2010 , U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-21
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 4,282
22.

Keynote Address: Understanding the Subprime Financial Crisis

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,280
23.

Bankruptcy and the Resolution of Financial Distress

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 24 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Norwegian School of Economics and Northeastern University, D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Finance Area
Downloads 4,252
24.

Shadow Banking and Financial Regulation

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 370
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 4,234
25.

Against Financial Literacy Education

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 94, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-10, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2008-13
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 13 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 4,215
26.

Bankruptcy or Bailouts?

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 35, p. 469, 2010, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-11, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 3,933
27.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-52
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 3,627
28.

Misbehavior and Mistake in Bankruptcy Mortgage Claims

U of Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-29, Texas Law Review, Vol. 87, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California - Irvine School of Law
Downloads 3,513
29.

A Transactional Genealogy of Scandal: From Michael Milken to Enron to Goldman Sachs

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 86, pp. 783-868 (2013), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-26, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-034, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-126
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 15 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 3,452
30.

Accounting Conservatism and Bankruptcy Risk

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, York University and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 3,428
31.

Regulating the Rating Agencies

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 82, p. 43, 2004
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 3,149
32.

The Future of Securitization

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, p.1313 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 3,079
33.

Valuation of Bankrupt Firms

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jul 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,035
34.

Securitization and Its Discontents: The Dynamics of Financial Product Development

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 29, pp. 1553-1728, 2008
Number of pages: 176 Posted: 08 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Visiting Professor at Large
Downloads 3,013
35.

Credit Default Swaps and the Credit Crisis

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2009-16 , Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2009-03-16, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 264/2009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,951
36.

The Economics of Credit Cards

George Mason Law & Economics Working Paper No. 00-22
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 25 May 2000
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 2,901
37.

Mortgage Servicing

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-09, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and National Consumer Law Center
Downloads 2,820
38.

Law and the Rise of the Firm

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 57/2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

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Downloads 2,802
39.

The Derivatives Market's Payment Priorities as Financial Crisis Accelerator

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 63, Issue3, p. 539, 2011, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 153/2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,693
40.

Leveraged Buyout Bankruptcies, the Problem of Hindsight Bias, and the Credit Default Swap Solution

Columbia Business Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 1, p. 118, 2011, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1632084
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP - New York Office
Downloads 2,692
41.

Debt, Equity, and Hybrid Decoupling: Governance and Systemic Risk Implications

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 120, Europen Financial Management Journal, Vol. 14, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper Series No. 207/2008, McCombs Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,646
42.

An Empirical Assessment of Student Loan Discharges and the Undue Hardship Standard

86 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 495 (2012)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 2,627
43.

Regulatory Reform in the Wake of the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 2,618
44.

Assessing the Chrysler Bankruptcy

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 108, pp. 727-772, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 645, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-22, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-17, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-42
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 2,606
45.

The Law & Economics of Subprime Lending

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-17, University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 1, Winter 2009, pp. 1-86
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 16 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 2,594
46.

The Rise of a Giant: Securitization and the Global Financial Crisis

American Business Law Journal, Vol. 49, No. 4, p. 859, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
Downloads 2,447
47.

Do Bankruptcy Codes Matter? A Study of Defaults in France, Germany and the UK

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 89/2005, WFA 2005 Portland Meetings Paper, AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Finance Area and London Business School
Downloads 2,422
48.

Markets, Systemic Risk, and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2008, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,413
49.

Predatory Structured Finance

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 28, No. 5, 2007
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 10 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 2,388
50.

Risk-Based Student Loans

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, p. 527, 2013
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law

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Downloads 2,386