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1.

A Quantitative Approach to Tactical Asset Allocation

The Journal of Wealth Management, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cambria Investment Management
Downloads 196,456
2.

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 123,621
3.

Agency Cost Of Free Cash Flow, Corporate Finance, and Takeovers

American Economic Review, Vol. 76, No. 2, May 1986
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Mar 1999
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 41,479
4.

Conspiracy Theories

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 08-03, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 199, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 38,906
5.

The Capital Asset Pricing Model: Some Empirical Tests

Michael C. Jensen, STUDIES IN THE THEORY OF CAPITAL MARKETS, Praeger Publishers Inc., 1972
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN, Sloan School of Management, MIT (Deceased) and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 33,288
6.

A Guide to Modeling Counterparty Credit Risk

GARP Risk Review, July/August 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Banc of America Merrill Lynch and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 27,897
7.

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 26,415
8.

Do Defaults Save Lives?

Science, Vol. 302, pp. 1338-1339, 2003
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Marketing and Microsoft Research New York City
Downloads 25,184
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10.

Economic Consequences of Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation: A Review and Suggestions for Future Research

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston University Questrom School of Business
Downloads 20,837
11.

The Black-Litterman Approach: Original Model and Extensions

Shorter version in, THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF QUANTITATIVE FINANCE, Wiley, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 19,431
12.

Risk Management for Hedge Funds: Introduction and Overview

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 16,469
13.

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 15,016
14.

Agency Problems and Residual Claims

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 13,818
15.

Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1035, California Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 12,012
16.

Corporate Social Responsibility - An Economic and Financial Framework

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 10,497
17.

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 10,314
18.

Integrity: Where Leadership Begins - A New Model of Integrity (PDF File of PowerPoint Slides)

Barbados Group Working Paper No. 07-03, Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 May 2007 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent, SSRN and Landmark Worldwide LLC
Downloads 10,102
19.

The Volatility Effect: Lower Risk Without Lower Return

Journal of Portfolio Management, pp. 102-113, Fall 2007, ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2007-044-F&A
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Robeco Asset Management - Quantitative Strategies and Robeco Asset Management - Quantitative Strategies
Downloads 7,972
20.

Who Wins in a Dynamic World: Theory of Constraints Vs. Activity-Based Costing?

North American Assoc. for Computational Social and Organizational Science (NAACSOS) Conference, June 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, Harvard University and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 7,858
21.

Optimal Software Free Trial Strategy: The Impact of Network Externalities and Consumer Uncertainty

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 7,549
22.

The Economic Case for Private Equity (and Some Concerns) -- pdf of Keynote Slides

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 07-02, Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 7,481
23.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Economic Performance

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University at Albany, SUNY
Downloads 7,473
24.

Research Ranking of Finance Departments: A Modified Citation Approach

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Western Kentucky University - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Dayton and Western Kentucky University - Gordon Ford College of Business
Downloads 6,607
25.

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, p. 1729, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 139/2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-28, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2008-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 6,328
26.

Consumer Buying Behavior on the Internet: Findings from Panel Data

Journal of Interactive Marketing, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 15-29, 2000
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Accenture Corporation, Murdoch University and Columbia Business School - Marketing
Downloads 6,145
27.

Derivatives in Islamic Finance

Islamic Economic Studies, Vol. 15, No. 1
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
World Bank Group
Downloads 6,085
28.

Relational Contracts and the Theory of the Firm

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 May 1997
Working Paper Series
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School and Department of Economics and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 6,045
29.

The Subprime Panic

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,671
30.

The Law of Group Polarization

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 5,247
31.

Risk Management with Benchmarking

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings; NYU Finance Working Paper; EFA 2002 Berlin; LBS Working Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
London Business School, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and INSEAD

Multiple version iconThere are 9 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,226
32.

The Failure of Models that Predict Failure: Distance, Incentives and Defaults

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-19, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1122, EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Stanford University and London Business School
Downloads 5,224
33.

Human Resource Management and Performance

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2000-46-ORG
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and VU University Amsterdam
Downloads 5,170
34.

Organizational Forms and Investment Decisions

A THEORY OF THE FIRM: GOVERNANCE, RESIDUAL CLAIMS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FORMS, Harvard University Press, December 2000, (Book)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Oct 2000
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 5,167
35.

Organizational Change Models: A Comparison

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Citibank, N.A.
Downloads 5,164
36.

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

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,145
37.

E-Banking Practices and Customer Satisfaction - A Case Study in Botswana

20th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference 2007 Paper
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Leeds
Downloads 5,134
38.

Mathematical Foundation of Convexity Correction

Quantitative Finance, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 May 2001 Last Revised: 08 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Maastricht University
Downloads 5,073
39.

Markovian Projection Method for Volatility Calibration

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 5,068
40.

Spam Works: Evidence from Stock Touts and Corresponding Market Activity

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2006-11, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 135, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 43/2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Downloads 5,047
41.

Performance Measurement Using Balanced Score Card

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad
Downloads 4,865
42.

Ejemplos de burbujas: Telepizza y otras 6 empresas (Telepizza and Boston Chicken: Examples of Value Destruction)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 4,814
43.

Contract Theory and the Limits of Contract Law

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 113, Nov/Dec 2003
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 4,727
44.

Asymmetric Information and the Choice of Corporate Governance Arrangements

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 398
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 08 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,484
45.

Cognition and Cost-Benefit Analysis

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,349
46.

Scale Effects in Mutual Fund Performance: The Role of Trading Costs

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business
Downloads 4,327
47.

Measuring the Performance of Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Geneva and University of Neuchatel - Institute for Research in Economics (IRENE)
Downloads 4,293
48.

Stock Pyramids, Cross-Ownership, and Dual Class Equity: The Creation and Agency Costs of Separating Control from Cash Flow Rights

Concentrated Corporate Ownership, (R. Morck, ed.), pp. 295-315, 2000, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 249
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Feb 1999 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 4,286
49.

The Impact of International Accounting Standards on Firms

AAA 2006 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of American college - Skopje - School of Business Economics and Management
Downloads 4,130
50.

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in India: Past, Present and Future

PHDCCI Working Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur
Downloads 4,120