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251.

Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 19 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 18,829
252.

Corporate Performance, Board Structure and its Determinants in the Banking Industry

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and Independent
Downloads 4,428
253.

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

Multiple version iconThere are 4 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,165
254.

The Effects of Performance Measurement and Compensation on Motivation: An Empirical Study

De Economist, Vol. 153, No. 3, 2005, Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 03-048/3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Boston Consulting Group, University of Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Boston Consulting Group
Downloads 4,083
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Venture Capital Limited Partnership Agreements: Understanding Compensation Arrangements

U of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 29, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Downloads 3,539
256.

Joint Tests of Signaling and Income Smoothing Through Bank Loan Loss Provisions

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business, Information and Communications University (ICU) and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business

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Downloads 2,375
257.

Managerial Capital and the Market for CEOs

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Queen's University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,365
258.

Managerial Incentives for Income Smoothing Through Bank Loan Loss Provisions

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Wilfrid Laurier University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,278
259.

Company-based Determinants of Training and the Impact of Training on Company Performance: Results from an International HRM Survey

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Directorate for Education (EDU)
Downloads 2,217
260.

Productivity Implications of Employee Performance Appraisal System - A Critical Survey

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Intellectual Consultants
Downloads 2,213
261.

Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1328, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 511/2017
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
IESE Business School, Universidad de Navarra, Yale School of Management, IESE Business School, University of Navarra and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 2,089
262.

A Theory of Friendly Boards

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 100/2005
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Dec 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,935
263.

The Elastic Tournament: The Second Transformation of the Big Law Firm

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 60, 2008, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 108, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1058
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,845
264.

Organizational Beliefs and Managerial Vision

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4224-01
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Strategy Unit

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Downloads 1,799
265.

The Insider-Outsider Theory: A Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 534
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Kiel - Institute for World Economics (IfW)
Downloads 1,771
266.

The Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

Forthcoming in University of Chicago Law Review
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School and HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
Downloads 1,766
267.

Do Incentive Contracts Crowd Out Voluntary Cooperation?

IEER Working Paper No. 34; and USC CLEO Research Paper No. C01-3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

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Downloads 1,676
268.

A Tangled Tale of Training and Talent: PhDs in Institutional Asset Management

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Oakland University, Michigan State University, Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,610
269.

Job Security and Income Smoothing: An Empirical Test of the Fudenberg and Tirole (1995) Model

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Dec 2000 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Mays Business School, University of Hawaii at Manoa and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,570
270.

Psychological Foundations of Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 507; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 714; Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 95
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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Downloads 1,533
271.

Economic Characteristics, Corporate Governance, and the Influence of Compensation Consultants on Executive Pay Levels

Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 15, Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 17, No. 2, June 2012
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,527
272.

Determinants of Signaling by Banks through Loan Loss Provisions

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Information and Communications University (ICU)

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Downloads 1,440
273.

Are Performance Measures Other Than Price Important to CEO Incentives?

EFA 0418
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,436
274.

Incentives and Careers in Organizations

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 1996
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School and Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,377
275.

Why Do Firms Use Incentives that have No Incentive Effects?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,373
276.

A Review of Human Capital Theory: Microeconomics

University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of St. Gallen - Institute of Public Finance and Fiscal Law
Downloads 1,317
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Implicit Contracts and the Explanatory Power of Top Executive Compensation for Future Performance

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and University of Utah - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,190
278.

What Makes Autonomous Management Do Well? Corporate Governance without External Controls

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 10/2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Waseda University - Graduate School of Commerce and University of Oxford - Nuffield College

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Downloads 1,189
279.

CEO Turnover and Properties of Accounting Information

JAE Boston Conference 2002
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,171
280.

Stock Option Plans for Non-Executive Employees

EFA 0419
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,132
281.

The Buyer's Right to Avoid the Contract in International Sales

AN INTERNATIONAL APPROACH TO THE INTERPRETATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON CONTRACTS FOR THE SALE OF GOODS John Felemegas, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
NYU School of Law - Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law and Justice
Downloads 1,122
282.

Do Incentive Contracts Undermine Voluntary Cooperation?

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)
Downloads 1,120
283.

Is Corporate Governance Different for Bank Holding Companies?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and Independent

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Downloads 1,103
284.

Corruption and the Rate of Temptation: Do Low Wages in the Civil Service Cause Corruption?

IMF Working Paper No. 97/73
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Istanbul Analytics and University of Mainz - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,099
285.

Managerial Risk-Taking Behavior and Equity-Based Compensation

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-03-003
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Nanyang Technological University - Division of Banking & Finance
Downloads 1,081
286.

Innovation, Training and Success

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
Statistics Canada - Microeconomic Analysis Division
Downloads 1,080
287.

CEO Succession: Insiders versus Outsiders

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration, North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management and University of California-Merced, School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts, The Ernest & Julio Gallo Management Program
Downloads 1,054
288.

Corporate Performance, Board Structure, and Their Determinants in the Banking Industry

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 330
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and Independent
Downloads 1,044
289.

Human Capital and Innovation

Analele Universitatii din Oradea, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 1,030
290.

From Cronies to Professionals: The Evolution of Family Firms

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and Federal Reserve Bank of Saint Louis

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Downloads 1,028
291.

Stock Option Plans for Non-Executive Employees

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 1,021
292.

Corporate Governance in a Networked Age

Wake Forest Law Review, 2015 Forthcoming, Lex Research Topics in Corporate Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2015-4, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 16/2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Business Law
Downloads 979
293.

Price vs. Non-Price Performance Measures in Optimal CEO Compensation Contracts

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 970
294.

The Law of the Platform

Minnesota Law Review, 2016, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-212
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 964
295.

The Joys of Yiddish and Economics

The Independent Review, Forthcoming, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-08
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 962
296.

Board Structure and Monitoring: New Evidence from CEO Turnovers

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, 7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 351/2013
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales - UNSW Business School and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business
Downloads 958
297.

An Economic Theory of Fiduciary Law

Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law, Andrew Gold & Paul Miller eds., Oxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 953
298.

The Directors' and Officers' Insurance Premium: An Outside Assessment of the Quality of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 952
299.

The Economic Structure of Fiduciary Law

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1041, 2011, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 689
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 944
300.

Can Sharing Be Taxed?

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 4, 2016, Tulane Public Law Research Paper No. 15-3, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 21 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Law School and Boston College - Law School
Downloads 935