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1.

Risk Management and Corporate Governance: The Case of Enron

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 1157, 2003
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 10,171
2.

Political Determinants of Corporate Governance

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 451
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,551
3.

What Determines Cartel Success?

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Feb 2002 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
Downloads 2,674
4.

Was There Too Little Entry During the Dot Com Era?

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-029
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland and University of California, San Diego - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,239
5.

The Vanishing Hand: The Changing Dynamics of Industrial Capitalism

UConn Center for Institutions, Organizations, & Markets Working Paper No. 01-1
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut

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Sarbanes-Oxley and the Culmination of Internal Control Development: A Study of Reactive Evolution

American Accounting Association 2004 Mid-Atlantic Region Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Auburn Montgomery - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Alabama and Auburn University - Department of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 1,925
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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 1,705
8.

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 1,568
9.

New Directions of Financial Reporting Within Global Accounting Standards for Small and Medium-Sized Entities

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Academy of Economic Studies and Academy of Economic Studies
Downloads 1,404
10.

Dynamic Capabilities at Samsung Electronics: Analysis of its Growth Strategy in Semiconductors

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 1,363
11.

Case Study of POSCO - Analysis of its Growth Strategy and Key Success Factors

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
KDI School of Public Policy and Management and Kookmin University
Downloads 1,337
12.

History and the Global Governance Revolution: The UK Perspective

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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13.

Comparative Corporate Governance and the Australian Experience: A Research Agenda

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 May 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,223
14.

Accounting Fraud, Business Failure and Creative Auditing: A Micro-Analysis of the Strange Case of Sunbeam Corp.

Department of Management, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia Working Paper No. 12/2012,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Department of Management and Ca Foscari University of Venice - Department of Management
Downloads 1,043
15.

The New Business Entities in Evolutionary Perspective

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

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Coase, Knight, and the Nexus-of-Contracts Theory of the Firm: A Reflection on Reification, Reality, and the Corporation as Entrepreneur Surrogate

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Adolf A. Berle, Jr. Center on Corporations, Law and Society, Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 980
17.

Ethical Issues of NGO Principals in Sustainability, Outreach and Impact of Microfinace: Lessons in Governance from the Banco Compartamos' IPO

Management online REview, pp. 1-18, November 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
CEREN EA 7477 Burgundy School of Business - Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté and BGC Partners, Inc.
Downloads 951
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Is There a Tulip in Your Future?: Ruminations on Tulip Mania and the Innovative Dutch Futures Markets

Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 151-170, December 2004
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Syracuse University - College of Law
Downloads 941
19.

The Coase Theorem and Arthur Cecil Pigou

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 51, p. 633, 2009, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-44
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
Downloads 865
20.

Ownership and Control in the Entrepreneurial Firm: An International History of Private Limited Companies

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 959
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
Downloads 835
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An Empirical Examination of Why Mobile Money Schemes Ignite in Some Developing Countries but Flounder in Most

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 723
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group and Global Economics Group
Downloads 794
22.

Microfinance in the Islamic World

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Unaffiliated Authors
Downloads 792
23.

Neoclassicism and the Separation of Ownership and Control

Virginia Law & Business Review, Vol. 4, p. 373, 2009, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-52
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
Downloads 787
24.

The American CEO in the Twentieth Century: Demography and Career Path

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-21; Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 03-097
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Harvard Business School and Center for International Private Enterprise
Downloads 781
25.

The Emergence and Evolution of the Multidimensional Organization

California Management Review, Vol. 51, No. 4, pp., 11-31, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Universiteit van Amsterdam - Amsterdam Business School and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 725
26.

The Scale of Entrepreneurship in Middle Eastern History: Inhibitive Roles of Islamic Institutions

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 712
27.

Corporate Governance, Risk, and Inequality in Japan and the United States

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles
Downloads 696
28.

United States Competition Policy in Crisis: 1890-1955

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 94, p. 311, 2009, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-32
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
Downloads 664
29.

The Formation of the East India Company as a Cooperation-Enhancing Institution

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 639
30.

The Cultural Theory of (Accounting) History

Accounting & Business History Research Unit Annual Conference, Cardiff University, September 6-7, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - School of Accounting and Commercial Law
Downloads 636
31.

Law, Finance and the First Corporations

GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON THE RULE OF LAW, James J. Heckman, Robert L. Nelson, L. Cabatingan, eds., Abingdon: Routledge-Cavendish, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 618
32.

Managerial Fiduciary Duty and Social Responsibility: The Changing Nature of Corporate Governance in Post-War America

Enterprise & Society, 2004
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 11 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Strategic Management & Public Policy and University of New Hampshire - Department of Management
Downloads 603
33.

Micro-Entrepreneurs: Motivations, Success Factors, and Challenges

International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol. 56, pp. 22-28, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Vienna - Institute of Business Administration and University of Vienna - Institute of Business Administration
Downloads 584
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The Formation of the East India Company as a Deal between Entrepreneurs and Outside Investors

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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35.

The Firm as an Entity Before the Companies Acts

ADVENTURES OF THE LAW: PROCEEDINGS OF THE SIXTEENTH BRITISH LEGAL HISTORY CONFERENCE, DUBLIN, 2003, P. Brand, K. Costello and W.N. Osborough, eds., pp. 267-288, Four Courts Press, Dublin, 2005, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 47/2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and University of Oxford
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36.

Executive Compensation, Political Economy, and Managerial Control: The Transformation of Managerial Incentive Structures and Ideology, 1950-2000

George Washington University SMPP Working Paper No. 03-01
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Strategic Management & Public Policy and University of New Hampshire - Department of Management
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37.

An Evolutionary Approach to Understanding International Business Activity: The Co-Evolution of MNEs and the Institutional Environment

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 567-86, 2010 (this version is longer than the published paper)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick, Reading University and University of Bremen
Downloads 565
38.

'The Real Thing': Nominal Price Rigidity of the Nickel Coke, 1886-1959

Bar-Ilan University Economics Working Paper No. 2004
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Emory University - Department of Economics

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39.

Microcredit: Fulfilling or Belying the Universalist Morality of Globalizing Markets?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law

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40.

Business Process Reengineering (BPR) to Business Model Reengineering (BMR)

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University
Downloads 495
41.

Governance in the Ruins

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, p. 696, 2008, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 483
42.

The Ford Squeeze-Out

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Hodak Value Advisors
Downloads 479
43.

The Law of Vertical Integration and the Business Firm: 1880-1960

95 Iowa Law Review 863 (2010), U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-40
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Univ. of Pennsylvania Law and Wharton Business
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44.

Economic Modernization in Late British India: Hindu-Muslim Differences

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 92
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics and University of Southern California - Center for Religion and Civic Culture

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45.

Why Do Boards Exist? Governance Design in the Absence of Corporate Law

Swedish House of Finance Research Paper No. 17-8, 12th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC), 2nd Annual Financial Institutions, Regulation and Corporate Governance Conference, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 504/2017
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Swedish House of Finance, BI Norwegian Business School, Department of Finance and BI Norwegian Business School, Department of Finance

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46.

Finance and the Common Good

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 May 2013 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Microsoft Research
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47.

Relationship Banking, Liquidity, and Investment in the German Industrialization

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Nov 1998
Working Paper Series
Emory University

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48.

Banking as an Emerging Technology: Hoare's Bank 1702-1742

MIT Economics Working Paper No. 04-01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 450
49.

Before Competition: Origins of the Internal Affairs Doctrine

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-04
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Boston University School of Law

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Law as Bedrock: The Foundations of an Economy Dominated by Widely Held Public Companies

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

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