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1.

Public and Private Enforcement of Securities Laws: Resource-Based Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 93, 2009, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 0-28, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 638
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,971
2.

Professionals or Politicians: The Uncertain Empirical Case for an Elected Rather Than Appointed Judiciary

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 357, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,891
3.

Corporate Governance Consequences of Accounting Scandals: Evidence from Top Management, CFO and Auditor Turnover

Quarterly Journal of Finance, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Downloads 2,795
4.

The Private Costs of Patent Litigation

Boston University School of Law Working Paper No. 07-08, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 May 2007 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 2,463
5.

Does Corporate Governance Matter in Competitive Industries?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 185/2007, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 5 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,722
6.

Affect, Values, and Nanotechnology Risk Perceptions: An Experimental Investigation

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 261, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 155, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 261, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Decision Research, George Washington University - Law School, Pennsylvania State University and University of Colorado - Department of Psychology
Downloads 1,654
7.

Usury Law, Payday Loans, and Statutory Sleight of Hand: Salience Distortion of American Credit Pricing Limits

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 4, April 2008, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
Downloads 1,361
8.

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 1,284
9.

Does Corporate Governance Causally Predict Firm Performance? Panel Data and Instrumental Variables Evidence

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, CERT Discussion Paper No. DP06/05
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Lviv Academy of Commerce
Downloads 1,211
10.

Litigation Risk and Voluntary Disclosure: The Use of Meaningful Cautionary Language

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Texas Christian University - Department of Accounting and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,189
11.

The Effect of Contract Regulation: The Case of Franchising

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 07-03, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07/001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, George Mason University - School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 1,082
12.

Time to Deliberate: Factors Influencing the Duration of Jury Deliberation

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Political Science, New York University and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 992
13.

Auditor Independence and Earnings Quality: Evidence for Market Discipline vs. Sarbanes-Oxley Proscriptions

FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07-33, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 259, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Iowa State University - Department of Finance, U.S. House of Representatives and Economic Advisors, Inc.
Downloads 975
14.

Seeing Double Voting: An Extension of the Birthday Problem

7 Election L. J. 111 (2008), 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 969
15.

Insider Trading in Germany - Do Corporate Insiders Exploit Inside Information?

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, BuR Business Research Journal, Vol. 1, No. 2, December 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tuebingen - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and University of Giessen - Department of Financial Services
Downloads 928
16.

Property Rights and the Efficient Exploitation of Copyrighted Works: An Empirical Analysis of Public Domain and Copyrighted Fiction Best Sellers

UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-003, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 864
17.

An Examination of the Impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Cross-Listed Foreign Private Issuers and the Legal Bonding Hypothesis

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 840
18.

Takeover Defenses and Competition

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-02, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and INSEAD - Finance
Downloads 830
19.

Is the Patent Office a Rubber Stamp?

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 58, p. 181, 2008, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 999098, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Columbia University - Mailman School of Public Health
Downloads 800
20.

Frequency and Predictors of False Conviction: Why We Know So Little, and New Data on Capital Cases

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 93, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-14
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School and Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 708
21.

Moral Judgment and Moral Heuristics in Breach of Contract

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 6, 2009, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-04, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology
Downloads 706
22.

Who Wins in Settlement Negotiations?

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
UCLA School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles - School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 699
23.

The Rule 10b5-1 Loophole: An Empirical Study

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 682
24.

Stealing from Thieves: Expropriation Risk, Firm Governance, and Performance

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance
Downloads 624
25.

Judging the Voting Rights Act

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 108, 2008, University of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 337, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 159, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 595
26.

Untangling the Causal Effects of Sex on Judging

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - School of Public and International Affairs, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - College of Literature, Science & the Arts
Downloads 559
27.

Policy Preference Change and Appointments to the Supreme Court of Canada

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 1-46, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 548
28.

The Effect of Judicial Ideology in Intellectual Property Cases

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 529
29.

Chapter 11: Conventional Wisdom and Reality

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 125, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 443
30.

Professional Overcharging in Large Bankruptcy Reorganization Cases

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 5, pp. 983-1017, 2008, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 06-16, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles - School of Law
Downloads 404
31.

Congress, the Supreme Court, and Judicial Review: Testing a Constitutional Separation of Powers Model

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Stony Brook University, University of Arizona - Department of Political Science and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 395
32.

Determinants of Financial Supervision Regimes: Markets, Institutions, Politics, Law or Geography?

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 392
33.

To Lawyer, or Not to Lawyer, is That the Question?

William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 82, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper , Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 387
34.

Management Always Wins the Close Ones

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 348, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, American Law and Economics Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 385
35.

Determinants of Cohesion in the Supreme Court's Network of Precedents

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-67, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 90, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, University of San Diego School of Law and Polytechnic University of Milan
Downloads 365
36.

Undoing the Powerful Anti-Takeover Force of Staggered Boards

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance, Xavier University - Department of Finance and Loyola University of Chicago
Downloads 359
37.

Private Regulation of Insider Trading in the Shadow of Lax Public Enforcement: Evidence from Canadian Firms

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 358
38.

Measuring Legal Systems

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 357
39.

Google, Gadgets, and Guilt: Juror Misconduct in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Dayton School of Law
Downloads 352
40.

Numerical Analysis in Least Squares Regression with an Application to the Abortion-Crime Debate

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - School of Operations Research and Information Engineering and Cornell University - Law School
Downloads 338
41.

Taxes, Institutions and Foreign Diversification Opportunities

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 May 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Chicago Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 330
42.

The Non-Uniformity of Uniform Laws

JOURNAL OF CORPORATION LAW, VOL. 35 (Winter 2010), pp. 327-­392, CLEA 2008 Meetings Paper, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE07-030,
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 330
43.

Are More Integrated Prudential Supervision Agencies Characterized By Better Regulation and Supervision?

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 329
44.

Coding Complexity: Bringing Law to the Empirical Analysis of the Supreme Court

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 60, 2009, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Downloads 325
45.

Institutions and Bank Behavior

NYU Stern Economics Working Paper No. 06-16, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt - Research Center SAFE and New York University - Stern School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 308
46.

Using Empirical Research to Design Government Citizen Participation Processes: A Case Study of Citizens' Roles in Environmental Compliance and Enforcement

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 1, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 270, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07-014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 302
47.

The External Effects of Black-Male Incarceration on Black Females

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Dalhousie University
Downloads 290
48.

Cognitive Coherence and Tort Reform

Journal of Economic Psychology, Forthcoming, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Economics
Downloads 289
49.

The Twist of Long Terms: Disasters, Elected Judges, and American Tort Law

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper Series No. 08-13
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Fordham Law School
Downloads 282
50.

Knowing About Courts

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 265