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1.

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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2.

Quadratic Voting

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Department of Statistics, University of Chicago and Microsoft Research
Downloads 5,513
3.

Voting Squared: Quadratic Voting in Democratic Politics

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2015, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 657
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 3,768
4.

Who Blows the Whistle on Corporate Fraud?

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-22, CRSP Working Paper No. 618, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 156/2007
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2011
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University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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5.

Private Benefits of Control: An International Comparison

CRSP Working Paper No. 535; and Harvard PON Working Paper; AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Jan 2002
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University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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6.

Theft and Taxes

ECGI - Finance Research Paper No. 63/2005, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings, Forthcoming, CRSP Working Paper No. 600
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,862
7.

Does Culture Affect Economic Outcomes?

CRSP Working Paper No. 608
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
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Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,800
8.

Taxation and the Allocation of Talent

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
Downloads 1,719
9.

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Microsoft Research

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10.

Does Local Financial Development Matter?

CRSP Working Paper No. 538
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 May 2003
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Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 835
11.

Are Elite Universities Losing Their Competitive Edge?

CRSP Working Paper No. 609, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1046
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 10 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 748
12.

Pricing Institutions and the Welfare Cost of Adverse Selection

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 27 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research and University of Oxford - Nuffield College
Downloads 689
13.

What Has Mattered to Economics Since 1970

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1045
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 649
14.

2017 Global Cryptocurrency Benchmarking Study

Number of pages: 112 Posted: 11 May 2017 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, Judge Business School and Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance
Downloads 601
15.

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulations: A Response to Criticisms

Yale Law Journal Forum, Forthcoming, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 683, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 473
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Microsoft Research
Downloads 448
16.

When Harry Fired Sally: The Double Standard in Punishing Misconduct

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
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University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University

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17.

The Persistence of Underdevelopment: Institutions, Human Capital, or Constituencies?

CRSP Working Paper No. 613
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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18.

Zombie Lending and Depressed Restructuring in Japan

MIT Economics Working Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of California at San Diego and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

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19.

Obstacles To Optimal Policy: The Interplay Of Politics And Economics In Shaping Bank Supervision And Regulation Reforms

CRSP Working Paper No. 512
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Booth School of Business, University of Chicago and Boston College - Department of Finance

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20.

Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 494/2016
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
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Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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21.

Occupational Licensing and Accountant Quality: Evidence from Linkedin

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2017
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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22.

The Job Rating Game: The Effects of Revolving Doors on Analyst Incentives

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 282
23.

Competition Policy in Selection Markets

CPI Antitrust Chronicle Submission, August 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Oxford - Nuffield College and Microsoft Research
Downloads 281
24.

Can Shareholder Proposals Hurt Shareholders? Evidence from SEC No-Action Letter Decisions

USC CLASS Research Paper No. CLASS17-4, Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. 17-7
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2017
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University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Purdue University
Downloads 274
25.

The Robustness of Quadratic Voting

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research
Downloads 253
26.

Social Security and Democracy

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 621
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

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Downloads 205
27.

Quadratic Voting in Finite Populations

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
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Oracle Corporation and Microsoft Research
Downloads 187
28.

Reputation Through Litigation: How the Legal System Shapes Behavior by Producing Information

Washington Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 173
29.

Population and Regulation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 151
30.

Intellectual Property and Marketing

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago and Temple University

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Downloads 126
31.

Conscription as Regulation

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jun 2004
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University of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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32.

Scalable Price Targeting

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2017
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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33.

Electricity Pricing to U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1963-2000

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES 07-28
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

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34.

Public Policy and the Initiative and Referendum: A Survey with Some New Evidence

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2017
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University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 71
35.

Do Ultimate Owners Follow the Pecking Order Theory?

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
NYU Shanghai, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU) - NYU Shanghai
Downloads 41
36.

New Look on Macro-Finance Modeling

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
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TVEL Fuel Company
Downloads 41
37.

Origins of Impersonal Markets in Commercial and Communication Revolutions of Europe

Number of pages: 98 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
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University College London - School of Management
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38.

Creación da Compañía de Tranvías de La Coruña e desenvolvemento da rede tranviaria básica (1876 - 1929) (The Creation of the Compañía De Tranvías De La Coruña, and the Development of the Basic Tramway System, 1876 – 1929)

A further developed version of this manuscript was published in Martínez, A.; Piñeiro, C.; Velasco, C. (2006): Compañía de Tranvías de La Coruña (1876-2005): redes de transporte local. Madrid: Lid.,
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 08 Jul 2016
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University of Coruña - Dept. of Financial Economics & Accountability. Financial Management & Information Systems Research Group (fysig)
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39.

The Macroeconomic Impact of Fertility Changes in an Aging Population

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Aug 2017
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Harvard University, Harvard University and Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health
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41.

The Dual Effects of Intellectual Property Regulations: Within- and Between-Patent Competition in the US Pharmaceuticals Industry

Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 45, pp. 643-672, 2002
Posted: 11 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Chicago

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The Effect of Catholic Secondary Schooling on Educational Attainment

JOURNAL OF LABOR ECONOMICS
Posted: 25 Jun 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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The Future of Old-Age Longevity: Competitive Pricing of Mortality Contingent Claims

Posted: 15 Aug 1997
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago

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The Strategic Use of Tying to Preserve and Create Market Power in Evolving Industries

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 33, No. 2
Posted: 07 May 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

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