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1.

Corporate Governance and Control

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 02/2002
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB), Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

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2.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 783-827, February 2009, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 491 (2004)
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School

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3.

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
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Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 26,216
4.

Remuneration: Where We've Been, How We Got to Here, What are the Problems, and How to Fix Them

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 04-28; ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 44/2004
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
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SSRN, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 23,823
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Board Models in Europe - Recent Developments of Internal Corporate Governance Structures in Germany, the United Kingdom, France, and Italy

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 18/2004, European Company and Financial Law Review, pp. 135-168, 2004, Company & Securities Law Review, Vol. 1, pp. 217-245, 2005, VOC 1602-2004: 400 YEARS OF COMPANY LAW, Ella Gepken-Jager, Gerard van Solinge, Levinus Timmerman, eds., Deventer (Kluwer), 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Downloads 18,358
6.

Corporate Governance and Earnings Management

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Sfax, Université Laval - École de comptabilité and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - Faculty of Economics and Management
Downloads 14,568
7.

Audit Committee, Board of Director Characteristics, and Earnings Management

NYU, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-42
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Nov 2000
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New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting

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8.

Earnings Management and Corporate Governance: The Roles of the Board and the Audit Committee

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
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Southern Illinois University at Carbondale - Department of Finance, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale - Department of Finance and University of Rhode Island - Area of Finance and Insurance

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Downloads 9,777
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Risk Management: The Reinvention of Internal Control and the Changing Role of Internal Audit

Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 640-661, 2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Oxford Brookes University - Business School and Portsmouth Business School
Downloads 8,553
10.

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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Downloads 8,087
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An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Corporate Governance Mechanisms on the Performance of UK Firms

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Oct 2001
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Robert Gordon University - Aberdeen Business School, Robert Gordon University - Centre for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT) and University of St. Andrews - School of Management
Downloads 6,986
12.

Shareholder Activism and Institutional Investors

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 6,869
13.

Modern Company and Capital Market Problems: Improving European Corporate Governance after Enron

AFTER ENRON, IMPROVING CORPORATE LAW AND MODERNISING SECURITIES REGULATION IN EUROPE AND THE U.S., pp. 445-496, J. Armour, J. A. McCahery, eds., Oxford (Hart), 2006, ECGI Law Working Paper No. 05/2002, ECGI Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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14.

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 6,562
15.

Pay Without Performance: The Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation

Harvard University Press, 2004, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 537783
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 05 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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16.

Executive Equity Compensation and Incentives: A Survey

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Managerial Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 69, pp. 751-846, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 366, June 2002
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 19 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Boston University School of Law

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18.

Executive Equity Compensation and Incentives: A Survey

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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19.

Director Primacy: The Means and Ends of Corporate Governance

UCLA, School of Law Research Paper No. 02-06
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 4,987
20.

Corporate Governance and Bank Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Downloads 4,979
21.

Corporate Governance and Accounting Scandals

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Jan 2003
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University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration and University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration

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22.

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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23.

The Stakeholder Concept: A Mistaken Doctrine

Foundation for Business Responsibilities, Issue Paper No. 4, November 1999
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami
Downloads 4,912
24.

Board Structure in the UK and Germany: Convergence or Continuing Divergence?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford- Faculty of Law
Downloads 4,888
25.

Ownership Structure, Corporate Governance, and Firm Value: Evidence from the East Asian Financial Crisis

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 393; 3rd Annual Fin. Mkt. Dev. Conference, Hong Kong 2001; U of Utah Working Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Utah - Department of Finance

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Corporate Governance and the Cost of Equity Capital

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
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Graduate School of Management, UC-Davis, University of Iowa - Department of Accounting and Algert Global, LLC
Downloads 4,874
27.

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Sep 2007
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University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and Portland State University - School of Business Administration
Downloads 4,758
28.

Audit Committee Financial Expertise, Competing Corporate Governance Mechanisms, and Earnings Management

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Mar 2006
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University of Tennessee, Clemson University, New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting and University of Tennessee

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Corporate Governance and Merger Activity in the U.S.: Making Sense of the 1980s and 1990s

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-11
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Chinese Characteristics Compared: A Legal and Policy Perspective of Corporate Finance and Governance in Taiwan and China

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
CDIB Venture Capital Corporation
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32.

Transparency and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jan 2007
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University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Bad and Not-So-Bad Arguments For Shareholder Primacy

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1189, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute
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34.

Reflections on Corporate Governance and the Role of the Internal Auditor

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Roularta Media Group
Downloads 3,898
35.

Multinational Corporations, Transnational Law: The United Nation's Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations as Harbinger of Corporate Responsibility in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 37, 2005
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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36.

Corporate Governance Convergence: Evidence from Takeover Regulation Reforms

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 33/2005
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
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Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Cornerstone Research and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 3,804
37.

Origin of the Theory of Agency: An Account By One of the Theory's Originators

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
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38.

Enforcement of Corporate Governance Codes

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 46/2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Ghent University - Financial Law Institute
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Corporate Governance Failures. To What Extent is Parmalat a Particularly Italian Case?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Cagliari

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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
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Sustainability, Accountability and Corporate Governance: Exploring Multinationals' Reporting Practices

Business Strategy and the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-15, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2006 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School
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The Purposes and Accountability of the Corporation in Contemporary Society: Corporate Governance at a Crossroads

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 62, No. 3, Summer 1999
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 14 Jun 2000
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 3,563
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Transparency and Disclosure: Overview of Methodology and Study Results - United States

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Standard & Poor's - Information Services and F&C Investments
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Corporate Governance and Executive Remuneration: Rediscovering Managerial Positional Conflict

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 25, p. 294, 2002, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
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The University of Sydney Law School and Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Downloads 3,367
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Corporate Governance and Firm Performance: Theory and Evidence from Literature

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Otago and University of Dhaka - Department of Accounting and Information Systems
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Corporate Governance Principles--A Japanese View

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Corporate Governance Forum of Korea
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47.

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)
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Royal Ahold: A Failure of Corporate Governance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 67/2005
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Iowa - Tippie College of Business and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Financial Management
Downloads 2,998
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Corporate Governance Changes in the Wake of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act: A Morality Tale for Policymakers Too

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 525
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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Corporate Governance and Firm Value: the Impact of the 2002 Governance Rules

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 23-06, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Miami and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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