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1.

The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study

Journal of Business Venturing, Volume 29, Issue 1, January 2014, Pages 1–16,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 28,032
2.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 107-155, February 2003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 23,440
3.

Fact, Fiction and Momentum Investing

Journal of Portfolio Management, Fall 2014 (40th Anniversary Issue), Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Yale University, Yale SOM
Downloads 23,093
4.

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 20,691
5.

Deal or No Deal? Decision Making under Risk in a Large-Payoff Game Show

American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, pp. 38-71, March 2008
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Koc University - Graduate School of Business, VU Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 18,112
6.

Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4654
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 18,014
7.

The 'IKEA Effect': When Labor Leads to Love

Harvard Business School Marketing Unit Working Paper No. 11-091
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 16,572
8.

Crowdfunding of Small Entrepreneurial Ventures

HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School and Universite du Luxembourg
Downloads 16,337
9.

Social Networks that Matter: Twitter Under the Microscope

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol and HP Labs
Downloads 15,914
10.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 15,053
11.

What is Behavioral Finance?

Business, Education & Technology Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 1-9, Fall 2000
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management and Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 15,030
12.

Risk Management in Commercial Banks (A Case Study of Public and Private Sector Banks)

Indian Institute of Capital Markets 9th Capital Markets Conference Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology and University of Mysore
Downloads 14,914
13.

The Economics of Private Equity Funds

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, pp. 2303-2341, Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 14,518
14.

A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

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Downloads 14,336
15.

Size Matters, If You Control Your Junk

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, Yale University, Yale SOM and AQR Capital Management, LLC

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Downloads 12,717
16.

A New Model of Integrity: An Actionable Pathway to Trust, Productivity and Value (PDF File of Keynote Slides)

Barbados Group Working Paper No. 07-01, Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 07-01, 1st IESE Conference on "Humanizing the Firm and the Management Profession" Presentation
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent, SSRN and Landmark Worldwide LLC
Downloads 12,280
17.

Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1035, California Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 11,999
18.

Frictions to Political Competition and Financial Openness

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Leicester
Downloads 11,647
19.

Globalization and Corporate Social Responsibility

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, A. Crane, A. McWilliams, D. Matten, J. Moon, D. Siegel, eds., pp. 413-431, Oxford University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 May 2007 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zurich - IBW Department of Business Administration and University of Lausanne
Downloads 11,496
20.

IPO Underpricing: A Survey

HANDBOOK IN CORPORATE FINANCE: EMPIRICAL CORPORATE FINANCE, B. Espen Eckbo, ed., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 27 Oct 2004
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 11,395
21.

Crowdfunding: Tapping the Right Crowd

Journal of Business Venturing, 2014, 29(5), 585-609, CORE Discussion Paper No. 2011/32
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
GREQAM, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School

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Downloads 11,376
22.

Slapped in the Face by the Invisible Hand: Banking and the Panic of 2007

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management
Downloads 11,136
23.

Hedge Funds, Systemic Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008: Written Testimony for the House Oversight Committee Hearing on Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 10,808
24.

Value and Momentum Everywhere

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, Yale University, Yale SOM and AQR Capital Management, LLC

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Downloads 10,693
25.

The Cash Flow, Return and Risk Characteristics of Private Equity

NYU, Finance Working Paper No. 03-001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 10,287
26.

Copyright and the World's Most Popular Song

56 Journal of the Copyright Society of the U.S.A. 335 (2009) , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 10,098
27.

Consumer Acceptance and Use of Information Technology: Extending the Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology

MIS Quarterly, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 157-178, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arkansas - Department of Information Systems, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Downloads 9,838
28.

A New Model of Leadership

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 920623, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 06-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
ALS Consulting and SSRN
Downloads 9,802
29.

The Piracy Paradox: Innovation and Intellectual Property in Fashion Design

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 1687, 2006, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-04
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 26 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 9,607
30.

Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Family Background and Motivation

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Southern California, University of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 9,189
31.

Private Equity Performance: Returns, Persistence and Capital Flows

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4446-03; AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 9,069
32.

Crowdfunding Creative Ideas: The Dynamics of Project Backers in Kickstarter

UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper No. 2013-15
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 9,015
33.

The Role of Education in Economic Development: A Theoretical Perspective

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Cag University
Downloads 8,935
34.

Private Equity Performance: What Do We Know?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-44, Darden Business School Working Paper No. 1932316
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 8,499
35.

The MOOC Phenomenon: Who Takes Massive Open Online Courses and Why?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania, Office of the Provost, University of Pennsylvania and Office of the Provost, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Department of Health Care Management, University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 8,467
36.

Secrets Revealed: How Magicians Protect Intellectual Property without Law

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 8,413
37.

How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-33, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 477/2016
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 8,412
38.

Contracts for Clouds: Comparison and Analysis of the Terms and Conditions of Cloud Computing Services

Queen Mary School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 63/2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
University of London - Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, School of Law - Centre for Commercial Law Studies and Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Downloads 8,393
39.

Goodbye Pareto Principle, Hello Long Tail: The Effect of Search Costs on the Concentration of Product Sales

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 8,344
40.

Venture Capital and the Finance of Innovation

VENTURE CAPITAL AND THE FINANCE OF INNOVATION, 2nd Edition, Andrew Metrick and Ayako Yasuda, eds., John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2010
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management
Downloads 8,323
41.

Fact, Fiction, and Value Investing

Published in Journal of Portfolio Management, Fall 2015, Vol. 42, No. 1
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Yale University, Yale SOM
Downloads 8,110
42.

The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 23/2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 8,087
43.

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
44.

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation

Economics and Statistics Administration Issue Brief No. 04-11
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, National Science Foundation and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 7,902
45.

Carry

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Yale University, Yale SOM, AQR Capital Management, LLC and VU University Amsterdam, PGO-IM

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Downloads 7,630
46.

The Role of Basel II in the Subprime Financial Crisis: Guilty or Not Guilty?

CAREFIN Research Paper No. 3/09
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and European Banking Authority
Downloads 7,578
47.

What Makes Entrepreneurs Entrepreneurial?

Darden Case No. UVA-ENT-0065
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 7,567
48.

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 7,472
49.

Economists’ Hubris – The Case of Equity Asset Management

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 29, pp. 9-16
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 May 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute, Aston Business School and Institute of Management Technology , Dubai
Downloads 7,469
50.

The Economic Case for Private Equity (and Some Concerns) -- pdf of Keynote Slides

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 07-02, Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 7,469