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1.

The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 23/2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Sep 2003
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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2.

Quadratic Voting

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
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Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft Research
Downloads 5,579
3.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,806
4.

Who Blows the Whistle on Corporate Fraud?

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-22, CRSP Working Paper No. 618, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 156/2007
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2011
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University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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5.

Private Benefits of Control: An International Comparison

CRSP Working Paper No. 535; and Harvard PON Working Paper; AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Jan 2002
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University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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6.

Theft and Taxes

ECGI - Finance Research Paper No. 63/2005, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings, Forthcoming, CRSP Working Paper No. 600
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,864
7.

Does Culture Affect Economic Outcomes?

CRSP Working Paper No. 608
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
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Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,803
8.

Taxation and the Allocation of Talent

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,754
9.

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Microsoft Research

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Downloads 1,065
10.

Does Local Financial Development Matter?

CRSP Working Paper No. 538
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 May 2003
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Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 835
11.

2017 Global Cryptocurrency Benchmarking Study

Number of pages: 112 Posted: 11 May 2017 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
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Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, Judge Business School and Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance
Downloads 753
12.

Are Elite Universities Losing Their Competitive Edge?

CRSP Working Paper No. 609, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1046
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 10 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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13.

Pricing Institutions and the Welfare Cost of Adverse Selection

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 27 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research and University of Oxford - Nuffield College
Downloads 690
14.

What Has Mattered to Economics Since 1970

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1045
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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15.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulations: A Response to Criticisms

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 683, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 473
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 449
16.

When Harry Fired Sally: The Double Standard in Punishing Misconduct

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
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University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University

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17.

The Persistence of Underdevelopment: Institutions, Human Capital, or Constituencies?

CRSP Working Paper No. 613
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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18.

Zombie Lending and Depressed Restructuring in Japan

MIT Economics Working Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California at San Diego and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

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19.

Obstacles To Optimal Policy: The Interplay Of Politics And Economics In Shaping Bank Supervision And Regulation Reforms

CRSP Working Paper No. 512
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Booth School of Business, University of Chicago and Boston College - Department of Finance

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20.

Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 494/2016
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
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Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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21.

Occupational Licensing and Accountant Quality: Evidence from Linkedin

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2017
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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22.

The Job Rating Game: The Effects of Revolving Doors on Analyst Incentives

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 307
23.

Can Shareholder Proposals Hurt Shareholders? Evidence from SEC No-Action Letter Decisions

USC CLASS Research Paper No. CLASS17-4, Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. 17-7
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Purdue University
Downloads 290
24.

Competition Policy in Selection Markets

CPI Antitrust Chronicle Submission, August 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Microsoft Research
Downloads 282
25.

The Robustness of Quadratic Voting

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research
Downloads 256
26.

Social Security and Democracy

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 621
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

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Downloads 207
27.

Quadratic Voting in Finite Populations

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
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Oracle Corporation and Microsoft Research
Downloads 191
28.

Reputation Through Litigation: How the Legal System Shapes Behavior by Producing Information

Washington Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 185
29.

Population and Regulation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 151
30.

Scalable Price Targeting

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2017
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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31.

Intellectual Property and Marketing

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago and Temple University

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32.

Conscription as Regulation

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jun 2004
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University of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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33.

Electricity Pricing to U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1963-2000

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES 07-28
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

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34.

Public Policy and the Initiative and Referendum: A Survey with Some New Evidence

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2017
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University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 76
35.

Do Ultimate Owners Follow the Pecking Order Theory?

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
NYU Shanghai, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - NYU Shanghai
Downloads 44
36.

New Look on Macro-Finance Modeling

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
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TVEL Fuel Company
Downloads 42
37.

Origins of Impersonal Markets in Commercial and Communication Revolutions of Europe

Number of pages: 98 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
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University College London - School of Management
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38.

Creación da Compañía de Tranvías de La Coruña e desenvolvemento da rede tranviaria básica (1876 - 1929) (The Creation of the Compañía De Tranvías De La Coruña, and the Development of the Basic Tramway System, 1876 – 1929)

A further developed version of this manuscript was published in Martínez, A.; Piñeiro, C.; Velasco, C. (2006): Compañía de Tranvías de La Coruña (1876-2005): redes de transporte local. Madrid: Lid.,
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 08 Jul 2016
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University of Coruña - Dept. of Financial Economics & Accountability. Financial Management & Information Systems Research Group (fysig)
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39.

The Macroeconomic Impact of Fertility Changes in an Aging Population

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Aug 2017
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Harvard University, Harvard University and Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health
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40.

The Dual Effects of Intellectual Property Regulations: Within- and Between-Patent Competition in the US Pharmaceuticals Industry

Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 45, pp. 643-672, 2002
Posted: 11 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Chicago

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The Effect of Catholic Secondary Schooling on Educational Attainment

JOURNAL OF LABOR ECONOMICS
Posted: 25 Jun 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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The Future of Old-Age Longevity: Competitive Pricing of Mortality Contingent Claims

Posted: 15 Aug 1997
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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The Strategic Use of Tying to Preserve and Create Market Power in Evolving Industries

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 33, No. 2
Posted: 07 May 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

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