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1.

Does Corporate Governance Predict Firms' Market Values? Evidence from Korea

post-publication version, published in Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 22, No. 2, Fall 2006, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 86/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 02-04, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 02-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 237, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University Business School

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2.

The New Vote Buying: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

As published in Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, pp. 811-908, 2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 05 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 4,738
3.

Hedge Funds, Insiders, and the Decoupling of Economic and Voting Ownership: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 13, pp. 343-367, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 56/2006, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-06, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 4,332
4.

Outside Director Liability Across Countries

as published in Texas Law Review, Vol. 84, pp. 1385-1480, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 71/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 266, Univ of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 3,895
5.

The Effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Non-US Companies Cross-Listed in the US

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, pp. 195-228, 2007, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 3,618
6.

Venture Capital Limited Partnership Agreements: Understanding Compensation Arrangements

U of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 29, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Downloads 3,551
7.

Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership: Taxonomy, Implications, and Reforms

As published in Business Lawyer, Vol. 61, pp. 1011-1070, 2006, European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Research Paper No. 64/2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 2,886
8.

Reducing Digital Copyright Infringement Without Restricting Innovation

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 56, p. 1345, 2004, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 525662, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 63, U of Texas Law and Econ Research Paper No. 025
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 08 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 2,833
9.

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

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10.

Database of State Tort Law Reforms (5th)

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. e555
Number of pages: 168 Posted: 17 May 2006 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,635
11.

Outside Director Liability

as published in Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, pp. 1055-1159, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 68/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 319, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 04 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 2,556
12.

Private Enforcement of Corporate Law: An Empirical Comparison of the UK and US

as published in Journal of Empirical Legal Studies Vol. 6, pp. 687-722, 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 89, McCombs Research Paper Series, Paper No. FIN-02-07, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1105355, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 120, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of York - York Law School
Downloads 2,211
13.

Do Patents Facilitate Financing in the Software Industry?

Texas Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 961, 2005
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School

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14.

Can Corporate Governance Reforms Increase Firm Market Values? Event Study Evidence from India

as published in 4 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 749-796 (2007), 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 159/2007, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-002, University of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 86
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,086
15.

Why Evolutionary Biology is (so Far) Irrelevant to Law

U of Texas Law, Law & Econ Research Paper No. 81, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 2,076
16.

Ranking Law Schools: Using Ssrn to Measure Scholarly Performance

Indiana Law Journal (Symposium on The Next Generation of Law School Rankings), Vol. 81, 2006, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 52, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 05-14
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 2,052
17.

Firm-Level Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets: A Case Study of India

ECGI - Law Working Paper 119/2009, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper 08-011, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 87, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan Law School

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18.

Predicting Firms' Corporate Governance Choices: Evidence from Korea

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 12, pp. 660-691, 2006, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 87/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 04-16, McCombs Working Paper No. FIN-03-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 269, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Korea University Business School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Korea University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,844
19.

Competing for a Share of Global Derivatives Markets: Trends and Policy Choices for the United States

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 145, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 50
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 1,778
20.

Impose a Noncommercial Use Levy to Allow Free Peer-to-Peer File Sharing

As published in Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 17, December 2003
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 05 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 1,752
21.

The Corporate Governance of Privately Controlled Brazilian Firms

as published in Revista Brasileira de Finanças, Vol. 7, 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 109, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-014, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 206/2008,
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Fundacao Getulio Vargas School of Business at Sao Paulo and Yale University - Center for the Study of Corporate Law
Downloads 1,752
22.

The Effect of Board Structure on Firm Value: A Multiple Identification Strategies Approach Using Korean Data

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 2011, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 89, McCombs Research Paper No. FIN-02-07, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 179/2007, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 07-02, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Korea University Business School
Downloads 1,549
23.

Did Bankruptcy Reform Fail? An Empirical Study of Consumer Debtors

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 82, pp. 349-406, 2008, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-023, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 133, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE08-034, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 136, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-50
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law, University of Texas School of Law, University of California - Irvine School of Law, University of Michigan Law School, University of Idaho and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,438
24.

The First Sale Doctrine in the Era of Digital Networks

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 57; and U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 004
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 30 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 1,352
25.

Liability Risk for Outside Directors: A Cross-Border Analysis

European Financial Management Journal, Vol. 11, pp. 153-171, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Stanford Law School

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26.

How Does Law Affect Finance? An Examination of Equity Tunneling in Bulgaria

nearly final version, published in 96 Journal of Financial Economics 155-173 (2010), ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 123/2006, McCombs School of Business Research Paper No. FIN-04-06, U of Texas Law Law and Econ Research Paper No. 80, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 742
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 May 2006 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Daniels College of Business, University of Denver and XFI Centre for Finance and Investment - University of Exeter Business School
Downloads 1,288
27.

Is Delaware Losing Its Cases?

as published in 9 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 605-656 (2012), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-03, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 36/2010, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 174, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 151/2010, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 11/08
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

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28.

Corporate Governance Indices and Firms' Market Values: Time Series Evidence from Russia

nearly final version, published in Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 7, pp. 361-379, 2006, McCombs Research Paper No. FIN-05-05, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 66, ECGI - Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, World Bank - Development Economics Data Group (DECDG) and Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR)

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Downloads 1,257
29.

The Promise of Internet Intermediary Liability

William and Mary Law Review, Vol. 47, October 2005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 1,257
30.

Regulating Internet Payment Intermediaries

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 54; and U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 1,248
31.

Does Tort Reform Affect Physician Supply? Evidence from Texas

nearly final version, published in International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 42, 2015, pp. 203-218, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 12-11, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS12-12, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Hanyang University - College of Policy Science
Downloads 1,235
32.

What Matters and for Which Firms for Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets? Evidence from Brazil (and Other BRIK Countries)

nearly final version, published in 18 Journal of Corporate Finance 934-952 (2012), ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 306/2011, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-20, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 152
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Fundacao Getulio Vargas School of Business at Sao Paulo and Yale University - Center for the Study of Corporate Law
Downloads 1,225
33.

The Relation between Firm-Level Corporate Governance and Market Value: A Study of India

nearly final version, published in Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 11, pp. 319-340, 2010, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 177/2011, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-10, U of Michigan Law & Econ, Empirical Legal Studies Center Paper No. 10-011, U of Texas Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 180
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,179
34.

Sarbanes-Oxley and the Cross-Listing Premium

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 105, pp. 1857-1898, 2007, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 1,122
35.

Outside Director Liability: A Policy Analysis

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 162, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 59/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 319, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,098
36.

The Commercialization of Open Source Software: Do Property Rights Still Matter?

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Volume 20, No.1, Fall 2006, University of Texas School of Law, Law & Economics Research Paper No. 058
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 1,086
37.

Corporate Governance in Korea: A Decade after the Financial Crisis

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 123
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Korea University Business School
Downloads 1,083
38.

Outside Directors and Lawsuits: What are the Real Risks?

McKinsey Quarterly, 2004
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,080
39.

Shareholder Suits and Outside Director Liability: The Case of Korea

Journal of Korean Law, Vol. 11, pp. 325-362, 2011, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. #, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 47/2005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,013
40.

The Poor State of Health Care Quality in the U.S.: Is Malpractice Liability Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution?

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 038, U of Texas Public Law Research Paper No. 044, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2004-08
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 25 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 992
41.

Credit Cards, Consumer Credit, and Bankruptcy

U of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 44
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 964
42.

Law and Tunneling

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 37, pp. 1-49, 2011, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 178/2011, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 09-35, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper 158
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Daniels College of Business, University of Denver
Downloads 952
43.

Patents, Venture Capital, and Software Start-Ups

Research Policy, Vol. 36, 2007, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 930
44.

Arbitral Jurisdiction and the Dimensions of 'Consent'

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 103, Arbitration International, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 924
45.

How Corporate Governance Affects Firm Value: Evidence on Channels from Korea

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 103/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 08-19, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-23, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 51, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 01-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University Business School, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University - Department of Finance

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46.

Why Stock and Stock-Option Compensation are Such a Terrible Idea

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 881
47.

Will Tort Reform Bend the Cost Curve? Evidence from Texas

as published in Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, vol. 9, pp. 173-216 (2012), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-17, University of Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE10-013, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 188
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Hanyang University - College of Policy Science, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Georgetown University and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law

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48.

Medical Malpractice Litigation and the Market for Plaintiff-Side Representation: Evidence from Illinois

Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS 14-14, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-31, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 536
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University, Sharif University of Technology, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law

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49.

The Scientific Study of Judicial Activism

Minnesota Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-23, Univeristy of Texas Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 772
50.

Extraterritorial Courts for Corporate Law

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 43/2005, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 056, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 05-12, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 102, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 315
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 758