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1.

Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behavior, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure

Michael C. Jensen, A THEORY OF THE FIRM: GOVERNANCE, RESIDUAL CLAIMS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FORMS, Harvard University Press, December 2000, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 3, No. 4, 1976
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 19 Jul 1998 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 123,107
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Company Valuation Methods

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 58,764
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Separation of Ownership and Control

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, and Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 34,424
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Value Based Management: Economic Value Added or Cash Value Added?

FWC AB Study No. 1997:3
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
Weissenrieder & Co AB
Downloads 33,413
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A Review of the Earnings Management Literature and its Implications for Standard Setting

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Mar 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 21,471
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Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 19 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 18,829
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Valuation Using Multiples: How Do Analysts Reach Their Conclusions?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 16,190
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Evidence on EVA

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 12, No. 2, Summer 1999
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 1999
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of San Diego - Department of Accountancy and Claremont Colleges - Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management
Downloads 15,520
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Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 28 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 15,214
10.

Ratio Analysis and Equity Valuation

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 May 1999
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting
Downloads 15,096
11.

Specific and General Knowledge and Organizational Structure

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, CONTRACT ECONOMICS, pp. 251-274, Lars Werin and Hans Wijkander, eds., Blackwell, Oxford, 1992, Journal Of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 8, No. 2, Summer 1995
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Sep 1995 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 14,856
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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 14,546
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EVA and Cash Value Added Do NOT Measure Shareholder Value Creation

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 14,469
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The Theory and Practice of Corporate Finance: Evidence from the Field

AFA 2001 New Orleans; Duke University Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 13,611
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The Modern Industrial Revolution, Exit, and the Failure of Internal Control Systems

Michael C. Jensen, A THEORY OF THE FIRM: GOVERNANCE, RESIDUAL CLAIMS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FORMS, Harvard University Press, December 2000; Journal of Finance, July 1993
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 May 1999 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN

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Paying People to Lie: The Truth About the Budgeting Process

Harvard NOM Research Paper No. 01-03, and HBS Working Paper No. 01-072
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
SSRN

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Downloads 13,297
17.

Optimal Capital Structure: Problems with the Harvard and Damodaran Approaches

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 May 2001 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 13,126
18.

Risk Analysis in Investment Appraisal

Project Appraisal Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, March 1994
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Queen's University - John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy
Downloads 12,860
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Disclosure Quality and Earnings Management

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 May 2001 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Hawaii at Manoa and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business

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Downloads 11,801
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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
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting

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Downloads 11,577
21.

Shareholder Value Creation: A Definition

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 May 2001 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 10,595
22.

Compensation and Incentives: Practice vs. Theory

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, No. 3, pp. 593-616, July 1998
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Sep 1998
Accepted Paper Series
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, SSRN and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 10,511
23.

Accounting Conservatism, the Quality of Earnings, and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 10,314
24.

Performance Pay and Top Management Incentives

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and SSRN
Downloads 10,303
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Just Say No to Wall Street: Putting a Stop to the Earnings Game

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 41-46, Winter 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Monitor Company and SSRN

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Downloads 10,289
26.

Capital Markets Research in Accounting

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 145 Posted: 05 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 10,131
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Value Creation and its Measurement: A Critical Look at EVA

Cuadernos de Administración, No. 22, pp. 7-31, June 2000,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 May 1999 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 9,858
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Earnings Management and Corporate Governance: The Roles of the Board and the Audit Committee

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
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 9,775
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Market Value Calculation and the Solution of Circularity Between Value and the Weighted Average Cost of Capital WACC (A Note on the Weighted Average Cost of Capital WACC)

Revista de Administração Mackenzie (RAM), Vol. 10, No. 6, November-December 2009,
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation and Duke University - Duke Center for International Development in the Sanford School of Public Policy
Downloads 9,186
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Information Asymmetry, Corporate Disclosure and the Capital Markets: A Review of the Empirical Disclosure Literature

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School

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Downloads 9,128
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Information in Accruals About the Quality of Earnings

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 9,046
32.

Divisional Performance Measurement

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Nov 1998 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)

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The Ohlson Model: Contribution to Valuation Theory, Limitations, and Empirical Applications

Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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Downloads 8,729
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Earnings Management and Investor Protection: An International Comparison

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4225-01; EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Miami - School of Business Administration and Boston University Questrom School of Business

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Earnings Management: Reconciling the Views of Accounting Academics, Practitioners, and Regulators

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting and The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 8,328
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The Quality of Accruals and Earnings: The Role of Accrual Estimation Errors

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Department of Accounting and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 7,609
37.

Communicating and Controlling Strategy: An Empirical Study of the Effectiveness of the Balanced Scorecard

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Denver - Business School and University of Colorado, Boulder

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38.

Organization Theory and Methodology

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, Accounting Review, Vol. LVIII, No. 2, pp. 319-339, April 1983
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Aug 1998
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 7,607
39.

Valuation of Internet-Related Companies

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 7,581
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Financial Statement Analysis of Leverage and How It Informs About Profitability and Price-to-Book Ratios

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting
Downloads 7,270
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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
Working Paper Series
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 6,982
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The Relevance of the Value Relevance Literature for Financial Accounting Standard Setting

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 00-05; JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 6,617
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The Development Of Corporate Performance Measures: Benchmarks Before EVA

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 99-06
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance
Downloads 6,504
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Earnings Surprises, Growth Expectations, and Stock Returns: Don't Let an Earnings Torpedo Sink Your Portfolio

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jul 1999
Working Paper Series
The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 6,427
45.

Contracting Theory and Accounting

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 135 Posted: 17 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Downloads 6,395
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Residual Income Valuation: The Problems

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 May 2000
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 6,256
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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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Downloads 5,868
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The Relationship Between the Market Value of a Company and Internal Performance Measurements

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jan 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Pretoria and University of Pretoria
Downloads 5,838
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Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Course Notes (2nd of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 98-098
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 21 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 5,832
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The Relevance of the Value Relevance Literature For Financial Accounting Standard Setting: Another View

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Stanford University and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

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Downloads 5,827