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201.

Corporate Governance Consequences of Accounting Scandals: Evidence from Top Management, CFO and Auditor Turnover

Quarterly Journal of Finance, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration and University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Downloads 3,098
202.

Recent Developments in Corporate Governance: An Overview

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance
Downloads 3,086
203.

Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership: Taxonomy, Implications, and Reforms

As published in Business Lawyer, Vol. 61, pp. 1011-1070, 2006, European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Research Paper No. 64/2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 3,085
204.

Enforcement Strategies in UK Corporate Governance: A Roadmap and Empirical Assessment

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 106/2008
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,079
205.

Piercing the Corporate Veil in Australia

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 May 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Melbourne Law School - University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne Law School
Downloads 3,077
206.

Do Foreigners Invest Less in Poorly Governed Firms?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 43/2004 , IFDP No. 816
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Virginia - Darden Business School

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Downloads 3,059
207.

One Share - One Vote: A European Rule?

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 58/2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Genoa - Law Department and Centre for Law and Finance

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Downloads 3,043
208.

Hedge Funds and Governance Targets

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 95, p. 1375, 2007, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 928689, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 80/2007
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Downloads 3,042
209.

Misreporting Corporate Performance

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 400
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 08 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,016
210.

Beyond Schumpeter vs. Arrow: How Antitrust Fosters Innovation

Antitrust Law Journal , Vol. 74, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 3,013
211.

Evidence on the Tradeoff Between Real Manipulation and Accrual Manipulation

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,004
212.

Golden Parachutes and the Wealth of Shareholders

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 25, April 2014, pp. 140-154, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 683
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,001
213.

Regulation Tomorrow: What Happens When Technology is Faster than the Law?

American University Business Law Review, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2017, Lex Research Topics in Corporate Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2016-8, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-23, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2016-024
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 27 May 2018
Working Paper Series
Kyushu University - Graduate School of Law, University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Tilburg University - Department of Business Law

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Downloads 2,984
214.

After Enron: Improving Corporate Law and Modernising Securities Regulation in Europe and the Us

Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2006-07
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC)
Downloads 2,975
215.

Corporate Governance in Hong Kong: Key Problems and Prospects

CUHK Centre for Accounting Disclosure and Corporate Governance Research Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Baptist University
Downloads 2,972
216.

From Talk to Walk: The Emergence of Human Rights Responsibilities for Corporations at International Law

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 931-1023, 2004
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and NYU Law School
Downloads 2,958
217.

Evidence on the Trade-Off between Real Activities Manipulation and Accrual-Based Earnings Management

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,943
218.

Who Should Make Corporate Law? EC Legislation Versus Regulatory Competition

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 54/2005
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

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219.

Tunnelling

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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220.

Crowdfunding or Fraudfunding? Social Networks and the Securities Laws – Why the Specially Tailored Exemption Must be Conditioned on Meaningful Disclosure

North Carolina Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina School of Law
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221.

A Synthetic View of Different Concepts of Creditor Protection - or a High-Level Framework for Corporate Creditor Protection

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 60/2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Mainz - Center for German and International Law of Financial Services and Faculty
Downloads 2,895
222.

The Derivatives Market's Payment Priorities as Financial Crisis Accelerator

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 63, Issue3, p. 539, 2011, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 153/2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,877
223.

Quadrophobia: Strategic Rounding of EPS Data

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 65, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 388
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Stanford University Law School and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 2,872
224.

Outside Director Liability

as published in Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, pp. 1055-1159, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 68/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 319, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 04 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 2,863
225.

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 2,860
226.

Did Corporate Governance 'Fail' During the 2008 Stock Market Meltdown? The Case of the S&P 500

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 124/2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

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227.

Audit Committee Financial Expertise, Corporate Governance and Accruals Quality: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - Department of Accounting (deceased), University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Monash University
Downloads 2,842
228.

Corporate Governance and the New Hedge Fund Activism: an Empirical Analysis

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 32, No. 4, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 2,841
229.

Debt, Equity, and Hybrid Decoupling: Governance and Systemic Risk Implications

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 120, Europen Financial Management Journal, Vol. 14, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper Series No. 207/2008, McCombs Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

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230.

Multinational Corporations as Objects and Sources of Transnational Regulation

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) – Penn State Law
Downloads 2,841
231.

Foundations of Corporate Law

FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No. 147, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 336/2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale University - Law School, Harvard Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
Downloads 2,834
232.

Public Oversight and Reporting Credibility: Evidence from the PCAOB Audit Inspection Regime

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 453/2015, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 15-40
Number of pages: 148 Posted: 08 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
Stanford University Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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233.

The Agency Problems of Institutional Investors

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 31 pp. 89-102 (Summer 2017)., Harvard Law School Olin Discussion Paper No. 930
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 05 May 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 2,830
234.

The Untenable Case for Perpetual Dual-Class Stock

Virginia Law Review, Volume 103, pp. 585-631, June 2017, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 905, Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance Discussion Paper 2017-6
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,829
235.

Blockchain Demystified

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 268/2017
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Computer Laboratory, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies and University of Cambridge -- Dept. Computer Science & Technology (Computer Laboratory)
Downloads 2,824
236.

Lucky CEOs

Journal of Finance, 2010 (published as "Lucky CEOs and Lucky Directors"), Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 566
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance

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237.

Pay Without Performance and the Managerial Power Hypothesis: A Comment

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,817
238.

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
, Widener University Delaware Law School, Richards, Layton & Finger and Friedlander & Gorris, P.A.
Downloads 2,816
239.

Evidence on the Use of Unverifiable Estimates in Required Goodwill Impairment

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2012, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 09-106
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 2,806
240.

Why do CFOs Become Involved in Material Accounting Manipulations?

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Hong Kong and University of California-Irvine
Downloads 2,799
241.

Groups of Companies - A Comparative Study on the Economics, Law and Regulation of Corporate Groups

This article is to be published as ch. II 26 Groups of Companies in Jeffrey Gordon/Georg Ringe, eds., Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance, Oxford University Press 2015., European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 286/2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Downloads 2,797
242.

Charitable Gifts by S Corporations: Opportunities and Challenges

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Law Journal, Vol. 36, pp. 477-515, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 2,794
243.

A Tale of Two Architectures: The Once and Future U.N. Climate Change Regime

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Downloads 2,790
244.

A Self Enforcing Model of Corporate Law

As published in Harvard Law Review, vol. 109, pp. 1911-1982, 1996
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Jul 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 2,785
245.

Report of the High Level Group of Company Law Experts on Issues Related to Takeover Bids in the European Union

REFORMING COMPANY AND TAKEOVER LAW IN EUROPE, G. Ferrarini, K. J. Hopt, J. Winter, E. Wymeersch, eds., Annex 2, pp. 825-924, Oxford (Oxford University Press) 2004
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 07 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Copenhagen, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI), Independent and French Business Confederation MEDEF
Downloads 2,779
246.

Dancing with Activists

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 137, pp. 1-41, July 2020 , Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 906, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-44, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 604/2019
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 18 May 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and INSEAD

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Downloads 2,773
247.

Assessing the Chrysler Bankruptcy

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 108, pp. 727-772, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 645, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-22, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-17, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-42
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 2,769
248.

Corporate Criminal Liability in Australia: An Evolving Corporate Governance Technique?

Vanderbilt Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper Series No. 03-10, Journal of Business Law, p. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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249.

Investment Agreements in India: Is There an 'Option'?

NUJS Law Review, Vol. 4, p. 467, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,750
250.

Economic Evidence in Antitrust: Defining Markets and Measuring Market Power

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 328
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,747