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251.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS): Pros and Cons for Investors

Accounting and Business Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Accounting
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252.

The Golden Dilemma

Financial Analysts Journal, vol. 69, no. 4 (July/August 2013) 10-42.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 22,055
253.

The Worldwide Equity Premium: A Smaller Puzzle

Chapter 11 of R Mehra (Ed), Handbook of the Equity Risk Premium. Elsevier, 2008, pages 467–514, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper; EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 17,660
254.

The Fall of Enron

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-38
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 12,556
255.

100 Questions (and Answers) About IFRS

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - School of Accounting and Commercial Law
Downloads 5,753
256.

Irrational Optimism

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2004, pages 16–25, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA397,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 5,684
257.

Financial Markets And The Allocation Of Capital

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 99-08
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 5,343
258.

Equity Premia Around the World

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 5,161
259.

The Dark Side of Universal Banking: Financial Conglomerates and the Origins of the Subprime Financial Crisis

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, 2009, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 468, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 468
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 13 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 5,142
260.

The Failure of Private Equity

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 481, 2009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 5,021
261.

The Role of Banks in the Subprime Financial Crisis

Review of Economic Conditions in Italy, 2009/1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 4,345
262.

'Implicit' and 'Explicit' CSR: A Conceptual Framework for a Comparative Understanding of Corporate Social Responsibility

Academy of Management Review Vol. 33, No. 2
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business and Nottingham University Business School (NUBS)
Downloads 3,889
263.

Who Writes the Rules for Hostile Takeovers, and Why? The Peculiar Divergence of US and UK Takeover Regulation

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 95, p. 1727, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 73/2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 3,829
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The Effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Non-US Companies Cross-Listed in the US

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, pp. 195-228, 2007, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 3,606
265.

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 3,482
266.

Global Evidence on the Equity Risk Premium

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol 15, No 4, pages 27–34, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA 385,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 3,439
267.

The Role of the Capital Market in the Economic Development

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 3,239
268.

Not What They Had in Mind: A History of Policies that Produced the Financial Crisis of 2008

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
George Mason University
Downloads 3,188
269.

The Value of Corporate Votes and Control Benefits: A Cross-country Analysis

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
World Bank, South Asia
Downloads 2,936
270.

The Dodd-Frank Act: A Flawed and Inadequate Response to the Too-Big-To-Fail Problem

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 951-1057, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 516, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 2,458
271.

There is Something about Parmalat (On Directors and Gatekeepers)

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
GSM Association and University of Bologna - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,349
272.

An Ethical Theory of Corporate Governance History

CBC-RPS No. 0026
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Downloads 2,323
273.

Financial Crisis of 2007-2010

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,314
274.

The Foundations of Securities Law

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 2,236
275.

An Empirical Analysis of Analysts' Cash Flow Forecasts

USC Leventhal School of Accounting Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

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Downloads 2,222
276.

Shareholder Protection and Stock Market Development: An Empirical Test of the Legal Origins Hypothesis

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 108/2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Durham University - Durham Law School and United Nations
Downloads 2,156
277.

Financial Development and Economic Growth - A New Empirical Analysis

Dresden Discussion Papers in Economics No. 5/99
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
ETH Zurich
Downloads 1,971
278.

Impact of Internet Financial Reporting on Emerging Markets

Journal of International Business Research, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 21-41, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Downloads 1,947
279.

Bail-Ins Versus Bail-Outs: Using Contingent Capital to Mitigate Systemic Risk

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 380
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,890
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The Effect of Cash Flow Forecasts on Accrual Quality and Benchmark Beating

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 51, pp. 219-239, April 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and University of Iowa - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,839
282.

R-Squared Around the World: New Theory and New Tests

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,757
283.

Insider Trading and the Bid-Ask Spread: A Critical Evaluation of Adverse Selection in Market Making

Capital University Law Review, Vol. 33, pp. 83-180, 2004
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Decimus Capital Markets, LLC
Downloads 1,723
284.

Cultural Finance

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Aachen University - Department of Finance and RWTH Aachen University - Chair for Business Administration, particularly Business Finance
Downloads 1,700
285.

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
286.

The End of Comparative Law

Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 2, pp. 133-150, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 1,693
287.

Market Dynamics & Systemic Risk

23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Cambridge University
Downloads 1,675
288.

Accounting Conservatism, Earnings Persistence, and Pricing Multiples on Earnings

Accounting Horizons, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University, Lehigh University, Sungkyunkwan University and Lehigh University
Downloads 1,641
289.

Basel I, Basel II, and Emerging Markets: A Nontechnical Analysis

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Downloads 1,632
290.

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 1,561
291.

Citigroup: A Case Study in Managerial and Regulatory Failures

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 47, pp. 69-137, 2014, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-139, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-139
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,549
292.

Betting on 'Dumb Volatility' with 'Smart Beta'

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
TR
Downloads 1,532
293.

Eurozone Sovereign Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 01 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS)
Downloads 1,501
294.

Shareholder Protection: A Leximetric Approach

University of Cambridge, CBR Working Paper No 324
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ashurst LLP and Durham University - Durham Law School
Downloads 1,497
295.

Political Instability: Its Effects on Financial Development, Its Roots in the Severity of Economic Inequality

Journal of Comparative Economics 39 (2011) 279-309
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Michigan
Downloads 1,489
296.

Corporate Governance Reform in Germany: The Second Decade

European Business Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 5, pp. 1033-64, 2004, CBC-RPS 0010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf - Faculty of Law - Center for Business & Corporate Law (CBC) and ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Downloads 1,484
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298.

Accounting is an Evolved Economic Institution

Foundations and Trends in Accounting, Vol. 2, No. 1-2, pp. 1-174, 2008, Emory University Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-33
Number of pages: 162 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 22 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and Temple University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,416
299.

Conflicts of Interest and Corporate Governance Failures at Universal Banks During the Stock Market Boom of the 1990s: The Cases of Enron and Worldcom

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 234, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 234, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN BANKING: A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE, Benton E. Gup, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2007
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,399
300.

Night Trading: Lower Risk But Higher Returns?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
San Diego State University - Finance Department
Downloads 1,398