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551.

Agency Cost Of Free Cash Flow, Corporate Finance, and Takeovers

American Economic Review, Vol. 76, No. 2, May 1986
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Mar 1999
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
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552.

The Modern Industrial Revolution, Exit, and the Failure of Internal Control Systems

Michael C. Jensen, A THEORY OF THE FIRM: GOVERNANCE, RESIDUAL CLAIMS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FORMS, Harvard University Press, December 2000; Journal of Finance, July 1993
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 May 1999 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN

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553.

The Free Cash Flow Theory of Takeovers: A Financial Perspective on Mergers and Acquisitions and the Economy

"The Merger Boom", Proceedings of a Conference sponsored by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, pp. 102-143, October 1987
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
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554.

Does Corporate Social Responsibility Lead to Superior Financial Performance? A Regression Discontinuity Approach

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Boston University
Downloads 3,134
555.

Monopolio, Monopsonio e Rendimenti di Scala (Monopoly, Monopsony and Returns to Scale)

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Rome
Downloads 2,740
556.

Berkshire's Disintermediation: Buffett's New Managerial Model 

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-16, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-16, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper Series No. 205
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
George Washington University
Downloads 2,601
557.

The Diversity-Bandwidth Tradeoff

American Journal of Sociology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
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558.

Do corporate control and product market competition lead to stronger productivity growth? Evidence from market-oriented and blockholderbased governance regimes

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 14/2003
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
Allianz Group and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,245
559.

Cost Based Transfer Pricing

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 16, No. 2, Forthcoming 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 11 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna - Accounting and Control, University of Basel and University of Vienna - Institute of Business Administration
Downloads 2,028
560.

The Activity Based Cost System ABC as a Strategic Tool: An Empirical Test

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Universidade Federal da Bahia, EAESP/FGV and EAESP/FGV
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561.

The Moderating Effect of Prior Sales Changes on Asymmetric Cost Behavior

Journal of Management Accounting Research, 26(2), 221-242, 2014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 May 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting, Temple University - Fox School of Business and Management - Department of Accounting, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business
Downloads 1,697
562.

Platform Strategy

Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2439323
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 1,545
563.

Technology Transfer Through FDI in Top-10 Transition Countries: How Important are Direct Effects, Horizontal and Vertical Spillovers?

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 549
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia - Department of International Economics, NIFU Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education, Institute for Economic Research - Slovenia and University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Social Sciences
Downloads 1,544
564.

The Baltic Dry Index as a Predictor of Global Stock Returns, Commodity Returns, and Global Economic Activity

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance

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Downloads 1,482
565.

The Cost Efficiency of German Banks: A Comparison of SFA and DEA

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Dresden University of Technology, Technische Universitaet Dresden and IWH

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Downloads 1,479
566.

Principal Costs: A New Theory for Corporate Law and Governance

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 117, No. 767, 2017, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2571739, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-462
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,475
567.

A Brief History of Production Functions

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU)

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Downloads 1,453
568.

Strategic Customer Behavior, Commitment, and Supply Chain Performance

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
Downloads 1,427
569.

Innovazione e Brevetti (Lecture on Innovation and Patents)

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Rome
Downloads 1,421
570.

The Cyclical Nature of the Productivity Distribution

Earlier version: US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-11-15
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 1,304
571.

The Resurgence of Growth in the Late 1990s: Is Information Technology the Story?

FEDS Working Paper No. 2000-20
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
American Enterprise Institute and Wellesley College
Downloads 1,283
572.

The Market for Corporate Assets: Who Engages in Mergers and Asset Sales and are there Efficiency Gains?

AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

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Downloads 1,226
573.

Nain's Porous Hierarchy of Needs: An Alternative to Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Indian Journal of Positive Psychology, 2013, Vol.4, Issue 3, p.464-467.
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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574.

Consumer Returns Policies and Supply Chain Performance

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 08 May 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 1,218
575.

Real Anomalies

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Downloads 1,154
576.

Productivity and Customer Satisfaction - A DEA Network Model

Working Paper Series in Economics and Finance No. 140
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Aug 1997
Working Paper Series
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economic Statistics and Stockholm School of Economics
Downloads 1,135
577.

Total Factor Productivity Estimation: A Practical Review

LICOS Discussion Paper No. 182/2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
KULeuven, Department of Economics

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578.

Does Privatization Raise Productivity? Evidence from Comprehensive Panel Data on Manufacturing Firms in Hungary, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine

W.E. Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper No. 04-107
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies, George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS) - Research Centre for Economic and Regional Studies (HAS)

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Downloads 1,096
579.

Why Information Should Influence Productivity

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4680-08
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 1,090
580.

Firm Dynamics and Productivity Growth: A Review of Micro Evidence from OECD Countries

OECD Economics Department Working Papers No. 297
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 1,081
581.

The Effectiveness of University Technology Transfer: Lessons Learned, Managerial and Policy Implications, and the Road Forward

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and University at Albany, SUNY
Downloads 1,049
582.

Big Bang Disruption

Harvard Business Review, March, 2013, pp. 44-56
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy and Accenture Institute for High Performance
Downloads 998
583.

What is the Value of Entrepreneurship? A Review of Recent Research

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-066/3, IZA Discussion Paper No. 3014, Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-061
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 956
584.

Inventory Signals

Harvard NOM Research Paper Series No. 06-09
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 May 2005 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
The Wharton School, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Downloads 954
585.

Product Mix and Earnings Volatility at Commercial Banks: Evidence from a Degree of Leverage Model

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 1999-06
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Kansas School of Business and Valdosta State University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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Downloads 933
586.

Product Market Competition, Corporate Governance, And Firm Performance: An Empirical Analysis For Germany

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University, Allianz Group and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 919
587.

The Impact of APIs in Firm Performance

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2843326
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and Boston University – Questrom School of Business
Downloads 909
588.

Venture Capital and Innovation: Which is First?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin, Madison - School of Business and Setsunan University

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589.

The Baltic Dry Index as a Predictor of Global Stock Returns, Commodity Returns, and Global Economic Activity

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance

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Downloads 886
590.

Bank Competition, Concentration and Efficiency in the Single European Market

Essex Finance Centre Discussion Paper No. 05/02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and University of Essex - Essex Business School

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591.

Information Technology and Productivity Changes in the Banking Industry

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy

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Downloads 873
592.

Information Technology's Impact on Firm Structure: A Cross-Industry Analysis

Department of Commerce WP ESA/OPD 97-2
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 1997
Working Paper Series
Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce and Government of the United States of America - Economics and Statistics Administration
Downloads 856
593.

Property Rights and the Efficient Exploitation of Copyrighted Works: An Empirical Analysis of Public Domain and Copyrighted Fiction Best Sellers

UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-003, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 854
594.

Smart Cities: Explaining the Relationship between City Growth and Human Capital

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 848
595.

Economies of Scale: A Survey of the Empirical Literature

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 1997
Working Paper Series
DGZ-DekaBank
Downloads 845
596.

Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-31
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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597.

Stochastic Nonparametric Envelopment of Data: Combining Virtues of SFA and DEA in a Unified Framework

MTT Discussion Paper No. 3/2006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Aalto University School of Business
Downloads 840
598.

Call Center Outsourcing: Coordinating Staffing Level and Service Quality

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Assoicate Professor, Dean's Research Fellow and University of Washington Business School
Downloads 831
599.

Islamic Banking and Economic Development

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Bangor Business School
Downloads 831
600.

Exchange Rate and Stock Price Interactions in European Emerging Financial Markets Before and After the Euro

EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 May 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Birmingham - Department of Accounting and Finance and Cranfield University - School of Management
Downloads 828