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1.

The Corporate Governance of Banks

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 8,001
2.

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as a Model of 'Extended' Corporate Governance: An Explanation Based on the Economic Theories of Social Contract, Reputation and Reciprocal Conformism

LIUC, Ethics, Law and Economics Paper No. 142
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Trento - Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 6,540
3.

A Team Production Theory of Corporate Law

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 2, pp. 248-328, March 1999
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 23 Jul 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute

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Downloads 4,913
4.

Robo-Advisors: A Closer Look

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Fein Law Offices
Downloads 4,204
5.

Controlling Controlling Shareholders

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 228; Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 262
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 3,949
6.

In Defense of the Shareholder Wealth Maximization Norm

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 50, 1993
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Mar 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 3,644
7.

The Core Fiduciary Duties of Outside Directors

As published in Asia Business Law Review, pp. 3-16, July 2001
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jun 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 3,360
8.

An Overview of 'Portable Alpha' Strategies, with Practical Guidance for Fiduciaries and Some Comments on the Prudent Investor Rule

University of Queensland Law School Working Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Law School and Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong

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Downloads 3,356
9.

Accountability and Responsibility in Corporate Governance

Notre Dame Law Review, Forthcoming, Univ. of Illinois Law & Economics, Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 2,992
10.

Fiduciary Duties for Activist Shareholders

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-02, Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2008
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute
Downloads 2,894
11.

Loyalty's Core Demand: The Defining Role of Good Faith in Corporation Law

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 93, p. 629, 2010, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 630
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 27 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the State of Delaware - Supreme Court of Delaware, Widener University Delaware Law School, Richards, Layton & Finger and Friedlander & Gorris, P.A.
Downloads 2,422
12.

When Do Fiduciary Duties Arise?

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, pp. 302-327, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 65/2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,385
13.

Some Overlooked Ethical Issues in Acquisitions and Mergers

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,166
14.

Comparing Insider Trading in the United States and in the European Union: History and Recent Developments

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 257/2014, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2442049
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 May 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 2,117
15.

Beyond Diversification: The Pervasive Problem of Excessive Fees and 'Dominated Funds' in 401(k) Plans

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper # 493
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Yale Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 2,058
16.

Fiduciary Duty in Transitional Civil Law Jurisdictions Lessons from the Incomplete Law Theory

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 01/2002
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Oct 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University School of Law and University of Hong Kong
Downloads 2,050
17.

Estate Planning in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 2,006
18.

Fiduciary Duties of Shareholders and Directors

Journal of Business Law, p. 277, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,983
19.

Smith v. Van Gorkom

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 1,972
20.

Internal Control Material Weaknesses and CFO Compensation

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Bentley University - Department of Accountancy, Northeastern University - Accounting Group and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Downloads 1,959
21.

Much Ado about Little? Directors' Fiduciary Duties in the Vicinity of Insolvency

Journal of Business and Technology Law, Forthcoming, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 1,946
22.

Investment Consultants and Institutional Corruption

Edmond J. Safra Working Papers, No. 7
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Labor Program, School of Business
Downloads 1,904
23.

The Shareholder Primacy Norm

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 23, No. 2, Winter 1998
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Aug 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 1,734
24.

Modern Corporate Governance and the Erosion of the Business Judgment Rule in Delaware Corporate Law

CLPE Research Paper No. 06/2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,731
25.

The Duty of Good Faith in Corporate Law

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 31, No. 1, p. 1-75, 2005
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 02 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 1,646
26.

The Strict Character of Fiduciary Liability

New Zealand Law Review, p. 209, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,633
27.

An Overview of Insider Trading Law and Policy: An Introduction to the Insider Trading Research Handbook

Research Handbook on Insider Trading, Stephen Bainbridge, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2013 , UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-15
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 1,614
28.

Исключение участника из общества с ограниченной ответственностью (The Expulsion of a Shareholder from a Limited Liability Company)

Kuznetsov A.A., The expulsion of a shareholder from a limited liability company. Moscow, Statut, 2014.
Number of pages: 141 Posted: 13 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,561
29.

The Fusion of Law and Equity: A Canadian Perspective

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
Downloads 1,560
30.

Why Stewardship is Proving Elusive for Institutional Investors

Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, pp. 406-411, July/August 2010 , Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-28
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series

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31.

The Boundaries of Fiduciary Accountability

Canadian Bar Review, Vol. 83, p. 35, 2004
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,516
32.

An Agency Costs Theory of Trust Law

As published in Cornell Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 621-84, 2004
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 Jun 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,501
33.

Too Much Pay, Too Much Deference: Is CEO Overconfidence the Product of Corporate Governance?

Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 04-08-02
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 14 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,476
34.

A Consideration of an LLC for a 501(C)(3) Nonprofit Organization

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 38, pp. 627-77, 2012, Drake University Law School Research Paper No. 12-24
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Drake University Law School
Downloads 1,474
35.

Securities Fraud as Corporate Governance: Reflections Upon Federalism

Vanderbilt Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,402
36.

Berle and Means Reconsidered at the Century's Turn

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2001
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jan 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Downloads 1,397
37.

A Revolution in Duty of Care?

James Goudkamp, 'A Revolution in Duty of Care?' (2015) 131 Law Quarterly Review pp.519–525., Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16/2016,
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,394
38.

Some Views on U.S. Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Aug 1998
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy - Research Department
Downloads 1,376
39.

Why Fiduciary Law Is Equitable

Andrew S. Gold & Paul B. Miller (eds.), Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-36
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,339
40.

The Critical Resource Theory of Fiduciary Duty

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 55, p. 1399
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 18 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 1,333
41.

The Adulteration of Fiduciary Doctrine in Corporate Law

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 122, p. 449, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,293
42.

Re-Examinging Legal Transplants: The Director's Fiduciary Duty in Japanese Corporate Law

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 219
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Tokyo - Graduate School of Law and Politics and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,289
43.

Fiduciary Duties and Limited Partnership Agreements

U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE03-004
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,288
44.

The Risk Management Duties of the Board of Directors

Hanne Birkmose, Mette Neville & Karsten Engsig Sørensen (eds.), Boards of Directors in European Companies – Reshaping and Harmonising Their Organisation and Duties, Forthcoming , Financial Law Institute Working Paper Series 2013-02,
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2013 Last Revised: 24 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 1,275
45.

Treasury Inc.: How the Bailout Reshapes Corporate Theory and Practice

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 283-350, Summer 2010, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 09-43
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 1,268
46.

Other People's Money

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, Symposium issue, 2008, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 1,239
47.

A Preliminary Inquiry into the Responsibility of Corporations and Their Directors and Officers for Corporate Climate: The Psychology of Enron's Demise

Rutgers Law Journal, Vol. 35, 2003
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 13 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 1,232
48.

The Fiduciary Obligations of Financial Advisors Under the Law of Agency

27 Journal of Financial Planning 42 (2014), Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-16
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,230
49.

Breach of Fiduciary Duty: On Justifiable Expectations of Loyalty and Their Consequences

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 48, 2006, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 113
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,214
50.

FINRA's Report on Robo-Advisors: Fiduciary Implications

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 07 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Fein Law Offices
Downloads 1,203