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51.

The History of Corporate Governance

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Mike Wright, Donald Siegel, Kevin Keasey and Igor Filatotchev, eds., Oxford University Press, 2013, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 54/2011, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 184/2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 20 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 13,082
52.

Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 83, p. 253, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law
Downloads 6,386
53.

A Century of Stock Market Liquidity and Trading Costs

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2002
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 3,559
54.

Commodities for the Long Run

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, AQR Capital Management, LLC, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and AQR Capital Management, LLC

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Downloads 1,028
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Explicit and Implicit System of Corporate Control - A Convergence Theory of Shareholder Rights

CBC-RPS No. 0001
Number of pages: 157 Posted: 07 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Downloads 984
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Safe Savings Rates: A New Approach to Retirement Planning Over the Lifecycle

Journal of Financial Planning, Vol. 24, No. 5, May 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 934
57.

Alexander Hamilton and the Origins of Wall Street

Report-no: HW-02-101096
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 1996
Working Paper Series
American University - Department of Economics
Downloads 810
58.

The Crisis of 1873: Perspectives from Multiple Asset Classes

The Journal of Economic History, Vol. 68, No. 3, pp. 722-757, September 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 29 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Downloads 716
59.

Long-Term Investors and Valuation-Based Asset Allocation

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 677
60.

The Origins of the Market for Corporate Control

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 226/2013
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 656
61.

Financing the Civil War: The Confederacy's Financial Strategy

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 04-45
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 629
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The Uninvited Guest: Patents on Wall Street

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 126
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 May 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 612
63.

Alternative Forms of Mixing Banking with Commerce: Evidence from American History

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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64.

Investor Sentiment and Antitrust Law as Determinants of Corporate Ownership Structure: The Great Merger Wave of 1897 to 1903

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 481
65.

Market Structure for Institutional Investors: Comparing the U.S. and the E.U. Regimes

Virginia Law & Business Review, Vol. 3, No. 313, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 466
66.

Formulaic Transparency: The Hidden Cost of Mass Securitization

Columbia University Center on Capitalism and Society Working Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 May 2014 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Downloads 462
67.

Social Conceptions of the Corporation: Insights from the History of Shareholder Voting Rights

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 1347, 2006
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Downloads 437
68.

Fatalistically Flawed: A Review Essay on Fragile by Design, by Charles W. Calomiris and Stephen H. Haber

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
The Cato Institute
Downloads 430
69.

Wal-Mart and the Separation of Banking and Commerce

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 39, May 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 271, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 271
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 08 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 429
70.

The National Banking System: A Brief History

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 07-23
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Downloads 421
71.

The Common Law Corporation: The Power of the Trust in Anglo-American Business History

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 116, No. 8, 2016, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 573
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School
Downloads 415
72.

Why are Bank Failures Special? Lessons from U.S. Financial History

Networks Financial Institute Working Paper No. 2008-WP-04
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Colorado State University
Downloads 398
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Newspapers and Parties: How Advertising Revenues Created an Independent Press

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona
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74.

Measures of Stock Market Value and Returns for the US Nonfinancial Corporate Sector, 1900-2000

Birkbeck College, Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Birkbeck College, University of London

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75.

The Dynamics of a Financial Crisis: The Panic of 1907 and the Subprime Crisis

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 355
76.

The Role of the Real Interest Rate in U.S. Macroeconomic History

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Western Australia - UWA Business School
Downloads 346
77.

The Evolution of Valuation in Bankruptcy

Michael Simkovic, The Evolution of Valuation in Bankruptcy, 91 Am. Bankr. L.J. 301 (2017), Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law
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78.

Risky Business: Popular Images and Reality of Capital Markets Handling Risk - From the Tulip Craze to the Decade of Greed

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University - College of Law
Downloads 333
79.

That's Where the Money Was: Foreign Bias and English Investment Abroad, 1866-1907

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 64, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 972
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Offensive Shareholder Activism in U.S. Public Companies, 1900-49

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 09/2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 324
81.

Stock Market Prices and the Market for Corporate Control

University of Illinois Law Review, 2016, Forthcoming, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 298/2015, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 47/2015
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 307
82.

Withdrawal Rates, Savings Rates, and Valuation-Based Asset Allocation

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 304
83.

Capital Market Expectations, Asset Allocation, and Safe Withdrawal Rates

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 302
84.

Bank Panics, Government Guarantees, and the Long-Run Size of the Financial Sector: Evidence from Free-Banking America

Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Economics
Downloads 298
85.

Revisiting the Fisher and Statman Study on Market Timing

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 296
86.

Law, Legislation, and the Gold Standard

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
The Cato Institute
Downloads 295
87.

Inflation Risk and Real Return

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Aon Hewitt
Downloads 280
88.

Bank Failures in Banking Panics: Risky Banks or Road Kill?

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2001-13
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Clemson University and Plaster School of Business
Downloads 274
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Applying a Systematic Investment Process to Distributive Portfolios: A 150 Year Study Demonstrating Enhanced Outcomes Through Trend Following

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Blueprint Investment Partners LLC, Blueprint Investment Partners, Spartan Planning & Wealth Management, Blueprint Investment Partners and Spartan Planning & Wealth Management
Downloads 273
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The Historic and Modern Doctrines of Equivalents and Claiming the Future: Part I (1790-1870)

Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
Downloads 258
91.

The Rise and Fall of the Fraternal Life Insurer: Law and Finance in U.S. Life Insurance, 1870-1920

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department
Downloads 253
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The Historic and Modern Doctrines Of Equivalents and Claiming the Future: Part II (1870-1952)

Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
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93.

Bank Failures and the Cost of Systemic Risk: Evidence from 1900-1930

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
American Enterprise Institute and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 247
94.

Banking and Financial Crises in United States History: What Guidance can History Offer Policymakers?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

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95.

The Call Loan Market in the U.S. Financial System Prior to the Federal Reserve System

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2003-43
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Mississippi - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Downloads 245
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Lessons from the History of Bank Examination and Supervision in the United States, 1863-2008

Financial Market Regulation in the Wake of Financial Crises: The Historical Experience Conference, p. 15, 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Downloads 241
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A Brief History of Long Work Time and the Contemporary Sources of Overwork

Journal of Business Ethics, pp. 217-227, January 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - Abington College
Downloads 239
98.

Getting on Track for a Sustainable Retirement: A Reality Check on Savings and Work

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
The American College
Downloads 237
99.

Law and History by Numbers: Use, But with Care

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 230/2013, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 50/2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper 13-21, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-47
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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100.

Bankruptcy's Origins in Debtor Perpetrated Crime

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN

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