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1.

The Role of Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance: A Conceptual Framework & Survey

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2008-21, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 228/2009, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2008-03-020
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance, University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 7,904
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Communicating and Controlling Strategy: An Empirical Study of the Effectiveness of the Balanced Scorecard

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Denver - Business School and University of Colorado, Boulder

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3.

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 5,832
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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
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The New Vote Buying: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

As published in Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, pp. 811-908, 2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 05 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 4,704
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Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Course Content and Materials (3rd of 4 CCMO documents)

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance and SSRN
Downloads 4,674
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Coordination, Control, and the Management of Organizations: Practice Questions (4th of 4 CCMO documents)

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Apr 1998
Case and Teaching Paper Series
SSRN, Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased), HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 4,521
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Hedge Funds, Insiders, and the Decoupling of Economic and Voting Ownership: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 13, pp. 343-367, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 56/2006, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-06, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 4,295
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Sustainability, Accountability and Corporate Governance: Exploring Multinationals' Reporting Practices

Business Strategy and the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-15, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2006 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 3,609
10.

The Independent Director in Chinese Corporate Governance

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 125-228, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 204, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 204
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 15 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 3,585
11.

Transparency and Disclosure: Overview of Methodology and Study Results - United States

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Standard & Poor's - Information Services and F&C Investments
Downloads 3,481
12.

Analyst Activity Around the World

HBS Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 01-061
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,427
13.

Structural Models and Endogeneity in Corporate Finance: The Link Between Managerial Ownership and Corporate Performance

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE) 103, no. 1 (2012): 149-168
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Kansas - Finance Area
Downloads 3,315
14.

Corporate Fraud and Managers' Behavior: Evidence from the Press

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Accounting, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), JMSB and HEC Paris - Accounting and Management Control Department
Downloads 3,288
15.

Information Disclosure and Corporate Governance

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2008-03-016, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2008-17
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 3,064
16.

What Determines Firm Size?

CRSP Working Paper No. 496; and USC Finance & Business Econ. Working Paper No. 01-1
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Southern California

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17.

Economics & Corporate Culture

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 2,895
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Measuring Organizational Performance as a Dependent Variable: Towards Methodological Best Practice

Journal of Management, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 718-804., Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 15-05
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Management, University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), Imperial College London and University of Strathclyde in Glasgow
Downloads 2,882
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Corporate Governance, Risk Management, and the Financial Crisis - An Information Processing View

Fordham University Schools of Business Research Paper No. 2011-003
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Fordham University - Graduate School of Business Administration and International Institute for Self-Governance
Downloads 2,871
20.

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: 11 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 2,863
21.

Shareholder Rights and Shareholder Activism: The Role of the General Meeting of Shareholders

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 188/2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 2,786
22.

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 2,601
23.

The Trouble with Stock Options

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-33
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
NOM Unit Head, Harvard Business School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business

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Downloads 2,412
24.

Equity and Debt Decoupling and Empty Voting II: Importance and Extensions

as published in University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 156, pp. 625-739, 2008, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. , U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 122
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 2,344
25.

Why Did You Do That? An Economic Examination of the Effect of Extrinsic Compensation on Intrinsic Motivation and Performance

Revision of CORI Working Paper No. 2003-01
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri
Downloads 2,300
26.

Do Patents Facilitate Financing in the Software Industry?

Texas Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 961, 2005
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School

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Downloads 2,189
27.

Pricing Abuses by Essential Patent Holders in a Standard-Setting Context: A View from Europe

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law & Economics Center (TILEC)
Downloads 2,143
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Competitiveness of Firms: Review of Theory, Frameworks and Models

Singapore Management Review, Vol 26, No. 1, (2004) p. 45-61
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IITB)
Downloads 1,895
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Shareholder Value: Principles, Declarations, and Actions

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 95/2005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, Rochester-Bern Executive Programs and University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management
Downloads 1,877
30.

Ethics of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Bournemouth University
Downloads 1,853
31.

Should Investors Bet on the Jockey or the Horse? Evidence from the Evolution of Firms from Early Business Plans to Public Companies

CRSP Working Paper No. 603
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Vanderbilt University - Finance and Swedish House of Finance

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Downloads 1,832
32.

The Tata Group after the Jrd Period: Management and Ownership Structure

XLRI Jamshedpur School of Business Working Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,771
33.

Financial Constraints on Corporate Goodness

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Columbia University

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Downloads 1,767
34.

Sustainability Leadership: Linking Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and University of Cambridge - Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership
Downloads 1,767
35.

Consider Outsourcing Even What You Do Best

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
Strategic Models LLC and Columbia Business School - Accounting, Business Law & Taxation
Downloads 1,736
36.

Corporate Communication, Ethics, and Operational Identity: A Case Study of Benetton

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
University of London, City, Rochester Institute of Technology, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Downloads 1,712
37.

Volkswagen and Porsche: One Family, Two Car Companies, & a Battle for Corporate Control

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Applied Sciences Emden-Leer and University of Puget Sound
Downloads 1,695
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The Integration of Corporate Governance in Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures

Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 15-26, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 1,651
39.

Is Group Affiliation Profitable in Emerging Markets? An Analysis of Diversified Indian Business Groups

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Dec 1996
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard University - Harvard Business School

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Downloads 1,616
40.

The Harvard and Chicago Schools and the Dominant Firm

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
Downloads 1,579
41.

Is the Guidance Paper on the Commission’s Enforcement Priorities in Applying Article 102 TFEU to Abusive Exclusionary Conduct Useful?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law & Economics Center (TILEC)
Downloads 1,568
42.

The Role of Accounting in the 21st Century Firm

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 1,560
43.

Artificial Intelligence: Robots, Avatars and the Demise of the Human Mediator

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
Downloads 1,512
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Principal Costs: A New Theory for Corporate Law and Governance

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 117, No. 767, 2017, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2571739, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-462
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,478
45.

Diversification and the Value of Internal Capital Markets: The Case of Tracking Stock

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 1998
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Edwin L. Cox School of Business
Downloads 1,461
46.

Firm Age and Performance

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management and Rochester-Bern Executive Programs
Downloads 1,424
47.

Management Controls, Expectations, Common Knowledge and Culture

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - School of Management

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Downloads 1,424
48.

Capital Allocation and Delegation of Decision-Making Authority within Firms

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 1,418
49.

When Do Joint Ventures Create Value?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Jun 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,385
50.

Absorptive Capacity: Antecedents, Models and Outcomes

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2003-035-STR
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Downloads 1,362