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1.

How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-33, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 477/2016
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 11,087
2.

The Long-Term Effects of Hedge Fund Activism

Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 802, Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, 2015, pp. 1085-1156, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-66
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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3.

How and Why Credit Rating Agencies are Not Like Other Gatekeepers

FINANCIAL GATEKEEPERS: CAN THEY PROTECT INVESTORS?, Yasuyuki Fuchita, Robert E. Litan, eds., Brookings Institution Press and the Nomura Institute of Capital Markets Research, 2006, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-46
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 9,403
4.

The Role of Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance: A Conceptual Framework & Survey

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2008-21, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 228/2009, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2008-03-020
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 18 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 8,279
5.

Corporate Governance of Banks after the Financial Crisis - Theory, Evidence, Reforms

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 130/2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Mainz - Center for German and International Law of Financial Services and Faculty
Downloads 8,149
6.

The Changing of the Boards: The Impact on Firm Valuation of Mandated Female Board Representation

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2012, vol. 127(1): 137-197.
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 21 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 7,459
7.

Swept Away by the Crowd? Crowdfunding, Venture Capital, and the Selection of Entrepreneurs

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 7,201
8.

What Courses Should Law Students Take? Harvard's Largest Employers Weigh In

HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2014-12, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-20
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty
Downloads 6,739
9.

Audit Quality and Auditor Reputation: Evidence from Japan

Forthcoming, The Accounting Review, Volume 87, No. 5, September 2012, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-15, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 10-088
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard Business School

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Downloads 6,076
10.

Behind the Scenes: The Corporate Governance Preferences of Institutional Investors

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC), Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,736
11.

Controlling Shareholders and Corporate Governance: Complicating the Comparative Taxonomy

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 49/2005, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 309, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 5,275
12.

Creditor Control Rights, Corporate Governance, and Firm Value

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Drexel University - Department of Finance, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
Downloads 5,143
13.

The Sovereign Wealth Fund Discount: Evidence from Public Equity Investments

Baffi Center Research Paper No. 2013-140, FEEM Working Paper No. 22.2009
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University, State of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 5,003
14.

The Enron Scandal (Slides)

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 04 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Hodak Value Advisors
Downloads 4,304
15.

Managerial Miscalibration

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 4,128
16.

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 4,126
17.

Are CEOs Different? Characteristics of Top Managers

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-27, Paris December 2016 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Copenhagen Business School

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Downloads 3,964
18.

Passive Investors, Not Passive Owners

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 3,800
19.

Boards of Directors as an Endogenously Determined Institution: A Survey of the Economic Literature

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 3,602
20.

The Role of External Auditors in Corporate Governance: Agency Problems and the Management of Risk

Amazon Books April 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American Accounting AssociationNorth West University
Downloads 3,512
21.

Corporate Fraud and Managers' Behavior: Evidence from the Press

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Accounting, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), JMSB and HEC Paris - Accounting and Management Control Department
Downloads 3,422
22.

A Female Style in Corporate Leadership? Evidence from Quotas

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,413
23.

Understanding and Preventing Money Laundering

Internal Auditing, 19(5): 22-25, September-October 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Dallas and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi-Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,323
24.

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 3,310
25.

What Doesn't Kill You Will Only Make You More Risk-Loving: Early-Life Disasters and CEO Behavior

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and University of Cambridge

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Downloads 3,256
26.

Returns to Hedge Fund Activism: An International Study

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 402/2014
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB), London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, London School of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Finance

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Downloads 3,247
27.

An Empirical Analysis of Venture Capital Exits in Europe and the United States

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School
Downloads 3,133
28.

The Role of Audit Committee in Corporate Governance: Descriptive Study

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University Putra Malaysia - Putra Business School
Downloads 3,123
29.

A Cross-Country Comparison of Full and Partial Venture Capital Exits

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 511-548, 2003
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 May 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Borrow Cheap, Buy High? The Determinants of Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 3,018
31.

Adverse Selection and Capital Structure: Evidence from Venture Capital

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 30, pp. 155-184, 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University

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Downloads 2,841
32.

CEO Turnover and Relative Performance Evaluation

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 1992, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4594-06, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 24
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 2,825
33.

Hidden Power of the Big Three? Passive Index Funds, Re-Concentration of Corporate Ownership, and New Financial Risk

Business and Politics, April 2017, DOI: 10.1017/bap.2017.6
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam / CORPNET, University of Amsterdam / CORPNET and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)
Downloads 2,780
34.

Beauty is Wealth: CEO Appearance and Shareholder Value

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 21 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and University of Arkansas - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,775
35.

A Corporate Beauty Contest

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 2,770
36.

Role of Auditors in Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
School of Law, University of Sheffield and The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences
Downloads 2,727
37.

Accounting Conservatism and Board of Director Characteristics: an Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Mays Business School and Saint Louis University - Department of Accounting

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Downloads 2,722
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Berkshire's Disintermediation: Buffett's New Managerial Model 

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-16, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-16, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper Series No. 205
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
George Washington University
Downloads 2,683
39.

Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,668
40.

Corporate Strategy Analysis: General Electric Co. (1981–Present)

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 2,623
41.

Speaking of the Short-Term: Disclosure Horizon and Managerial Myopia

Review of Accounting Studies, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 1122–1163, 2015,
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Accounting, The University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 2,590
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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 2,569
43.

The Dark Side of Analyst Coverage: The Case of Innovation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 2,542
44.

Boards of Directors as an Endogenously Determined Institution: A Survey of the Economic Literature

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 2,536
45.

How Does Hedge Fund Activism Reshape Corporate Innovation?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Yale School of Management and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance

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Downloads 2,536
46.

CEO Tenure, Performance and Turnover in S&P 500 Companies

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 191/2007, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 595
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,517
47.

Audit Market Concentration and Audit Quality

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Indian School of Business, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Accounting and Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 2,412
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Do Critical Audit Matter Disclosures Protect Auditors By Forewarning Users of Misstatement Risk?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 06 May 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting, University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business, Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,397
49.

Shareholder Primacy in Corporate Law: Can it Survive? Should it Survive?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Leeds - School of Law
Downloads 2,373
50.

Rethinking Regulation of Credit Rating Agencies: An Institutional Investor Perspective

Council of Institutional Investors, April 2009, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 09-014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 2,274