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201.

Keller Williams Realty (B)

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. HR-29B
Posted: 17 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Yale School of Management and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
202.

Elective Shareholder Liability

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 97, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 408
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 399
203.

CEO Health Disclosure at Apple: A Public or Private Matter

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-12
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 506
204.

Reforming Money Market Funds

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2011-86, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 109, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 12-13
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Brookings Institution, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Hoover Institution, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Harvard University - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,793
205.

Corporate Governance Systems and Firm Value: Empirical Evidence from Japan’s Natural Experiment

Journal of Asia Business Studies, 2012, 6(2), Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 821
206.

Which U.S. Market Interactions Affect CEO Pay? Evidence from U.K. Companies

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 96, Management Science Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard Business School

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Downloads 597
207.

On the Relevancy of Modigliani and Miller to Banking: A Parable and Some Observations

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 696
208.

Identifying the Legal Contours of the Separation of Economic Rights and Voting Rights in Publicly Held Corporations

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 90
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Olson, Hagel & Fishburn, LLP, Stanford University, Stanford Law School, Stanford Law School and Stanford University Law School
Downloads 511
209.

Pledge (and Hedge) Allegiance to the Company

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-11
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 516
210.

Choice of Forum Provisions in Intra-Corporate Litigation: Mandatory and Elective Approaches (The 2010 Pileggi Lecture)

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University Law School
Downloads 645
211.

Big But Brittle: Economic Perspectives on the Future of the Law Firm in the New Economy

Columbia Business Law Review, 2011, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 2,528
212.

Why Do Pro Forma and Street Earnings Not Reflect Changes in GAAP? Evidence from SFAS 123R

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 88
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Melbourne and The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 525
213.

Proxy Access: A Sheep, or Wolf in Sheep's Clothing?

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-06
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 171
214.

A Historical Look at Compensation and Disclosure: Cool and Refreshing!

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-04
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 246
215.

Lehman Brothers: Peeking Under the Board Facade

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-03
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 919
216.

Financial Manipulation: Words Don't Lie

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-07
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 669
217.

Sensitivity of CEO Wealth to Stock Price: A New Tool for Assessing Pay for Performance

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-10
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 432
218.

Pro Forma Earnings: What's Wrong with GAAP?

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-09
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 705
219.

Director Networks: Good for the Director, Good for Shareholders

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-08
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 557
220.

CEO Succession Planning: Who’s Behind Door Number One?

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-05
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 501
221.

Berkshire Hathaway: The Role of Trust in Governance

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-02
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 754
222.

Institutional Shareholder Services: The Uninvited Guest at the Equity Table

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-01
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 367
223.

Baker Hughes: Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. CG-18
Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
224.

The Role of Dissemination in Market Liquidity: Evidence from Firms' Use of Twitter

Accounting Review, 2014, Vol. 89, No. 1, pp.79-112, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 135
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Notre Dame
Downloads 2,560
225.

Evaluating Firm-Level Expected-Return Proxies: Implications for Estimating Treatment Effects

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 15-022, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 197, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-57, The Review of Financial Studies (RFS), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 06 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School (HBS), Accounting & Control Unit
Downloads 2,154
226.

Boardroom Centrality and Firm Performance

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), 55(2-3): 225-250 (April-May 2013), Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School (HBS), Accounting & Control Unit
Downloads 365
227.

Voluntary Disclosure, Manipulation and Real Effects

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University
Downloads 904
228.

Non-Diversifiable Volatility Risk and Risk Premiums at Earnings Announcements

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 743
229.

The Effect of Target-Firm Accounting Quality on Valuation in Acquisitions

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 81
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and University of Utah
Downloads 971
230.

How did Financial Reporting Contribute to the Financial Crisis?

European Accounting Review 19, no. 3: 399-423. , Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 4,920
231.

Multimillionaire Matchmaker: An Inside Look at CEO Succession Planning

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. CG-21
Posted: 21 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
232.

Are IFRS-based and US GAAP-based Accounting Amounts Comparable?

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 68-93, August 2012, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 4,238
233.

CEO Compensation

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 4,996
234.

Sharks in the Water: Battling an Activist Investor for Corporate Control (B)

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. CG -20B
Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
235.

Sharks in the Water: Battling an Activist Investor for Corporate Control (A)

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. CG-20A
Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
236.

A Market-Based Study of the Cost of Default

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, EFA 2011 Stockholm Meetings Paper, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 124
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Finance Area, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business
Downloads 681
237.

Detecting Deceptive Discussions in Conference Calls

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 50, Issue 2, pp. 495-540, 2012 , Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 83
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 6,842
238.

Fair Value Accounting for Financial Instruments: Does It Improve the Association Between Bank Leverage and Credit Risk?

The Accounting Review, Vol. 88, No. 4, pp. 1143-1177, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 121, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2107
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Financial Accounting Standards Board, Michigan State University - Eli Broad College of Business and Eli Broad Graduate School of Management and University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 2,040
239.

Equity on Demand: The Netflix Approach to Compensation

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Teaching Case No. CG -19
Posted: 05 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
240.

Evidence-Based Management for Entrepreneurial Environments: Faster and Better Decisions with Less Risk

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 75, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2051
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 658
241.

Endogenous Selection and Moral Hazard in Executive Compensation Contracts

Operation Research Part-2, Vol. 58, No. 4, pp. 1090-1106, July-August 2010, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 73
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 425
242.

Performance-Based Incentives for Internal Monitors

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper Series No. 76 , Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2052
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Cambridge Judge Business School and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 706
243.

A Proposed Fat-Tail Risk Metric: Disclosures, Derivatives and the Measurement of Financial Risk

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 1461, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 396
244.

Regulatory Dualism as a Development Strategy: Corporate Reform in Brazil, the U.S., and the EU

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 390, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 368, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 399, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 149/2010, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School, Yale University - Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
Downloads 1,902
245.

Non-Profits are Seen as Warm and For-Profits as Competent: Firm Stereotypes Matter

Journal of Consumer Research, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2010, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 69
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 340
246.

Measurement Issues in the Proxy Access Debate

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 71, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University Law School
Downloads 266
247.

The 2008-2009 Financial Crisis: Risk Model Transparency and Incentives

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 72
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Quantal International Inc. and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 596
248.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Reports Policy Perspectives on OTC Derivatives Market Infrastructure Staff Report No. 424

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 488
249.

Does Product Market Competition Lead Firms to Decentralize?

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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Downloads 335
250.

Increased-Liability Equity: A Proposal to Improve Capital Regulation of Large Financial Institutions

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2043, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 68
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 634