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1.

Value Maximization, Stakeholder Theory, and the Corporate Objective Function

Tuck Business School Working Paper No. 01-09; Harvard NOM Research Paper No. 01-01; Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 00-058
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Apr 2000
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN

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2.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 783-827, February 2009, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 491 (2004)
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School

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Downloads 30,770
3.

Equity Risk Premiums (ERP): Determinants, Estimation and Implications – The 2013 Edition

Number of pages: 114 Posted: 24 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 26,199
4.

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 26,165
5.

Remuneration: Where We've Been, How We Got to Here, What are the Problems, and How to Fix Them

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 04-28; ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 44/2004
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
SSRN, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 23,789
6.

A Survey of Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 04 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 21,450
7.

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 20,679
8.

Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 19 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 18,829
9.

Self Interest, Altruism, Incentives, and Agency Theory

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal Of Applied Corporate Finance, Summer 1994
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Oct 1994
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 18,624
10.

Evidence on EVA

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 12, No. 2, Summer 1999
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 1999
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of San Diego - Department of Accountancy and Claremont Colleges - Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management
Downloads 15,520
11.

Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 28 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 15,213
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Relationship Between Working Capital Management and Profitability of Listed Companies in the Athens Stock Exchange

Journal of Financial Management and Analysis, Vol. 19, No. 1, January-June 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Macedonia - Accounting and Finance and University of Macedonia - Accounting and Finance
Downloads 14,386
13.

…and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 17 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University, Department of Finance and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 14,294
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The Crisis of Fair Value Accounting: Making Sense of the Recent Debate

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 33, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 34, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 13,841
15.

The History of Corporate Governance

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Mike Wright, Donald Siegel, Kevin Keasey and Igor Filatotchev, eds., Oxford University Press, 2013, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 54/2011, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 184/2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 20 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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16.

Mandatory IFRS Reporting Around the World: Early Evidence on the Economic Consequences

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 198/2008, Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Mannheim - Accounting and Taxation, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Global Accounting Convergence and the Potential Adoption of IFRS by the United States: An Analysis of Economic and Policy Factors

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston University Questrom School of Business

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Downloads 11,659
18.

Insider Trading: An Overview

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Oct 1998
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University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 10,766
19.

Equity Risk Premiums (ERP): Determinants, Estimation and Implications – The 2012 Edition

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 22 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 10,460
20.

Did Fair-Value Accounting Contribute to the Financial Crisis?

Chicago Booth Research Paper 09-38, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 266/2009, Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 9,871
21.

The Case for Increasing Shareholder Power

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 118, No. 3, pp. 833-914, January 2005, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 500
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 17 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 9,366
22.

Valuation for Mergers, Buyouts and Restructuring

VALUATION FOR MERGERS, BUYOUTS AND RESTRUCTURING, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Jul 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 9,365
23.

The Subprime Credit Crisis of 07

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Natixis and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 8,912
24.

Integrated Risk Management for the Firm: A Senior Manager's Guide

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 8,714
25.

The Corporate Cost of Capital and the Return on Corporate Investment

CRSP Working Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Aug 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 7,900
26.

Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Swedish House of Finance

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Downloads 7,469
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Corporate Governance, Corporate Ownership, and the Role of Institutional Investors: A Global Perspective

Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 2003-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 7,010
28.

Reading About the Financial Crisis: A 21-Book Review

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 6,974
29.

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
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Picking Winners? Investment Consultants' Recommendations of Fund Managers

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Oxford, Saïd Business School and University of Connecticut
Downloads 6,622
31.

A Liquidity-Profitability Trade-Off Model for Working Capital Management

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Alliance University - School of Business and Alliance University - Alliance School of Business
Downloads 6,554
32.

A Risk Perception Primer: A Narrative Research Review of the Risk Perception Literature in Behavioral Accounting and Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 109 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 6,554
33.

Supply of Capital and Capital Structure: The Role of Financial Development

Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 17 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Piraeus - Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Warwick - Finance Group, University of Piraeus - Department of Banking and Financial Management and University of Piraeus
Downloads 6,529
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A Theory of Overconfidence, Self-Attribution, and Security Market Under- and Over-reactions

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 May 1997
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
Downloads 6,467
35.

Evaluating Trading Strategies

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
Downloads 6,336
36.

Accounting Discretion, Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

14th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting (FEA); EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of San Diego - Department of Accountancy, Columbia Business School and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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37.

Corporate Governance and Firm Valuation

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 6,219
38.

The Evolution of Shareholder Activism in the United States

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 6,209
39.

The New Role of the Corporate Treasurer: Emerging Trends in Response to the Financial Crisis

International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, No. 78, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Brunei Darussalam, Treasury Strategies, Inc. and European Treasurers' Peer Group
Downloads 6,205
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An International Comparison of Capital Structure and Debt Maturity Choices

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 6,068
41.

Does M&A Pay? (Chapter 3)

Robert F. Bruner, APPLIED MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Aug 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 6,018
42.

Does Fuel Hedging Make Economic Sense? The Case of the US Airline Industry

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance, Portland State University - School of Business Administration and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,980
43.

Understanding Earnings Quality: A Review of the Proxies, Their Determinants and Their Consequences

Number of pages: 164 Posted: 10 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
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University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 5,859
44.

Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Course Notes (2nd of 4 Ccmo Documents)

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 98-098
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 21 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 5,831
45.

Optimal Capital Structure

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 5,806
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A Survey of Shareholder Activism: Motivation and Empirical Evidence

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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A Dynamic Model of Optimal Capital Structure

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-03-06
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 5,726
48.

Valuation Methods and Shareholder Value Creation

VALUATION METHODS AND SHAREHOLDER VALUE CREATION, Academic Press, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 5,675
49.

A Literature Review of Risk Perception Studies in Behavioral Finance: The Emerging Issues

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 5,586
50.

The Economic Consequences of Increased Disclosure

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Downloads 5,524