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1.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 107-155, February 2003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 23,440
2.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 15,053
3.

New Evidence and Perspectives on Mergers

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 01-070, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 01-070
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 12,000
4.

Bank Lending During the Financial Crisis of 2008

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 9,888
5.

Can Individual Investors Beat the Market?

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 04-025, Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 02-45
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 9,205
6.

The Economics of Structured Finance

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-060
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 9,150
7.

Behavioral Corporate Finance: A Survey

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 6,890
8.

Modeling a Paradigm Shift: From Producer Innovation to User and Open Collaborative Innovation

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 10-038, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4764-09
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Finance Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 6,014
9.

Market Timing and Capital Structure

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 5,394
10.

Organizations and Markets: History and Development of the CCMO Course and the Field (1st of 4 CCMO documents)

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
SSRN, HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Harvard Business School, Finance Unit and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 5,071
11.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview (2001 Update)

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 4,718
12.

Assessing the Costs and Benefits of Brokers in the Mutual Fund Industry

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 616981
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, University of Oregon and University of Oxford - Said Business School

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Downloads 4,600
13.

Creating Value through Corporate Restructuring: Case Studies in Bankruptcies, Buyouts, and Breakups

CREATING VALUE THROUGH CORPORATE RESTRUCTURING: CASE STUDIES IN BANKRUPTCIES, BUYOUTS, AND BREAKUPS, John-Wiley & Sons, July 2001 (Book)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 4,438
14.

Skill vs. Luck in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital: Evidence from Serial Entrepreneurs

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 4,392
15.

What Drives Venture Capital Fundraising?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 3,770
16.

Airbus vs. Boeing in Superjumbos: A Case of Failed Preemption

HBS Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 02-061, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 02-061
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Navarra, IESE Business School
Downloads 3,639
17.

Boom and Bust in the Venture Capital Industry and the Impact on Innovation

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 3,498
18.

Institutional Investors and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 116, No. 1, pp. 229-259, February 2001
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jun 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 3,422
19.

Extreme Governance: An Analysis of Dual-Class Companies in the United States

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings, Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 12-04, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
Downloads 3,407
20.

Corporate Tax Avoidance and Firm Value

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Chicago Law School

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Downloads 3,338
21.

The Private Equity Advantage: Leveraged Buyout Firms and Relationship Banking

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 29 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 3,298
22.

Money Chasing Deals?: The Impact of Fund Inflows on Private Equity Valuations

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 3,177
23.

Mutual Funds Fees Around the World

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 901023
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Georgia Institute of Technology - Finance Area, London Business School and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 3,124
24.

The Cost of Capital for Alternative Investments

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 1910719
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 3,089
25.

CEO Incentives and Earnings Management

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 640585
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 3,031
26.

Economic Catastrophe Bonds

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 07-102
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,829
27.

Investor Activism and Takeovers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Morgan Stanley and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,697
28.

Price Pressure Around Mergers

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 02-22, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 03-029
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,641
29.

Creditor Rights, Enforcement, and Debt Ownership Structure: Evidence from the Global Syndicated Loan Market

Tuck-JQFA Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues II Conference
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 2,630
30.

Limited Arbitrage in Equity Markets

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 01-069, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 01-069
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 May 2001
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,494
31.

Corporate Tax Avoidance and High Powered Incentives

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Chicago Law School

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Downloads 2,474
32.

Earnings Management, Corporate Tax Shelters, and Book-Tax Alignment

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 884812
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 2,403
33.

Asymmetric Information Effects on Loan Spreads

Journal of Financial Economics 92 (2009), pp. 300-319
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 2,289
34.

Secrets of the Academy: The Drivers of University Endowment Success

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 07-066, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4698-08
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 2,255
35.

Investor Sentiment and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 2,157
36.

CEO Compensation, Diversification and Incentives

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 10 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 2,135
37.

Stock Price Fragility

Harvard Business School Research Paper No. 1490734
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)

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Downloads 2,133
38.

Judging Fund Managers by the Company They Keep

CRSP Working Paper No. 545; EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 884, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 04-023
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 2,117
39.

What Do Private Equity Firms Say They Do?

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 15-081, Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 15-081
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business

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Downloads 2,101
40.

The Determinants of Board Structure at the Initial Public Offering

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 2,067
41.

Dividend Policy Inside the Multinational Firm

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School and University of Michigan
Downloads 2,056
42.

Taxation and Corporate Governance: An Economic Approach

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 2,045
43.

Legal Risk as a Determinant of Syndicate Structure in the Project Finance Loan Market

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 02-067
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 2,016
44.

Investor Sentiment in the Stock Market

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 1,980
45.

Private Equity and Employment

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-08-07R
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Census Bureau, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Administrative Records Research and Applications

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Downloads 1,940
46.

Executive Ownership and Control in Newly Public Firms: The Role of Venture Capitalists

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jun 1999 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 1,935
47.

Earnings Manipulation, Pension Assumptions and Managerial Investment Decisions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,927
48.

Do a Firm's Equity Returns Reflect the Risk of Its Pension Plan?

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 05-011
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,914
49.

How the Inflation Illusion Killed the CAPM

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 May 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, London School of Economics and Arrowstreet Capital, LP
Downloads 1,913
50.

The Demand for Tax Haven Operations

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School and University of Michigan
Downloads 1,911