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1.

Porn Up, Rape Down

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 913013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Jul 2006
Keywords: rape, pornography
Downloads 12,349
2.

Does Corporate Governance Predict Firms' Market Values? Evidence from Korea

post-publication version, published in Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 22, No. 2, Fall 2006, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 86/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 02-04, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 02-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 237, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2018
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University Business School

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Keywords: Korea, corporate governance, corporate governance index, law and finance, firm valuation, board of ...
Downloads 11,386
3.

Shareholder Activism and Corporate Governance in the United States

As published in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law, vol. 3, pp. 459-465, 1998
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Dec 1997
Downloads 10,114
4.

The Non-Correlation between Board Independence and Long-Term Firm Performance

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 185
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Oct 1998
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

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Downloads 7,571
5.

Russian Privatization and Corporate Governance: What Went Wrong?

As published in Stanford Law Review, Vol. 52, pp. 1731-1808, 2000.
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 22 Sep 1999
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Harvard Law School and University of Maryland - Center on Institutional Reform and the Informal Sector (IRIS)
Downloads 7,497
6.

Venture Capital and the Structure of Capital Markets: Banks Versus Stock Markets

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 47, pp. 243-277, 1998
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Sep 1996

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Downloads 7,129
7.

The Uncertain Relationship between Board Composition and Firm Performance

As published in Business Lawyer, Vol. 54, pp. 921-963, 1999.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 1997
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 6,644
8.

The Legal and Institutional Preconditions for Strong Securities Markets

UCLA Law Review, vol. 48, pp. 781-855, 2001, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 179
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 06 Oct 1999 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2017
Downloads 6,427
9.

Does Venture Capital Require an Active Stock Market?

As published in Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, pp. 36-48, Winter 1999
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Mar 2000
Downloads 5,067
10.

The New Vote Buying: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

As published in Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, pp. 811-908, 2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 05 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2008
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: Bank regulation, banking, corporate governance, derivative, disclosure, equity swap, financial ...
Downloads 4,958
11.

Opinion on the Constitutionality of Robert Mueller's Appointment

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 18-14
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2018
Keywords: Constitutional Law, Separation of Powers, and Criminal Law
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Hedge Funds, Insiders, and the Decoupling of Economic and Voting Ownership: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 13, pp. 343-367, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 56/2006, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-06, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: bank regulation, banking, corporate control, corporate governance, derivative, disclosure, dual ...
Downloads 4,482
13.

Police-Induced Confessions: Risk Factors and Recommendations

Law and Human Behavior, 2009, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2010-13
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Northwestern University - School of Law, Bluhm Legal Clinic, University of Massachusetts Worcester - Medical School, King's College London, University of San Francisco - School of Law and State University of New York (SUNY) - School of Criminal Justice
Keywords: police interviews, interrogations, false confessions
Downloads 4,310
14.

Money from Music: Survey Evidence on Musicians’ Revenue and Lessons About Copyright Incentives

55 Arizona Law Review 301 (2013), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 10 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2015
Keywords: Copyright Law, Music Industry, Incentive Theory, Intellectual Property, Survey Data, Musicians' ...
Downloads 4,239
15.

Outside Director Liability Across Countries

as published in Texas Law Review, Vol. 84, pp. 1385-1480, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 71/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 266, Univ of Texas Law and Economics Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2011
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: outside directors, director liability, corporate law, securities law, indemnification, D&O ...
Downloads 4,009
16.

Who Believes that Astrology is Scientific?

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-10
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2014
Keywords: Astrology, Motivated Cognition, Conservatism, War on Science, Political Party
Downloads 3,959
17.

Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments

103 Virginia Law Review 1379 (2017), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2017
Keywords: Oral arguments, Supreme Court, ideology, gender, seniority, interruptions, judicial behavior, ...
Downloads 3,872
18.

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
Keywords: Sarbanes-Oxley Act, corporate governance, event study, cross-listing
Downloads 3,686
19.

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
Keywords: venture capital, entreprenerial finance, partnership agreement, compensation, management fee, ...
Downloads 3,618
20.

The Core Fiduciary Duties of Outside Directors

As published in Asia Business Law Review, pp. 3-16, July 2001
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jun 2001
Downloads 3,527
21.

The Three Errors: Pathways to False Confession and Wrongful Conviction

G. Daniel Lassiter & Christian Meissner, eds., Police Interrogations and False Confessions: Current Research, Practice, and Policy Recommendations (American Psychological Association, 2010), Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2012-04
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2013
University of San Francisco - School of Law and Northwestern University - School of Law, Bluhm Legal Clinic
Keywords: police-induced false confessions, wrongful convictions, police interrogations, law enforcement, ...
Downloads 3,376
22.

Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership: Taxonomy, Implications, and Reforms

As published in Business Lawyer, Vol. 61, pp. 1011-1070, 2006, European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Research Paper No. 64/2006, University of Texas Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: bank regulation, banking, corporate governance, derivative, disclosure, dual class stock, equity ...
Downloads 2,983
23.

What Economists Have Taught Us About Venture Capital Contracting

BRIDGING THE ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCING GAP: LINKING GOVERNANCE WITH REGULATORY POLICY, Michael Whincop, ed., Ashgate, 2001
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
Downloads 2,954
24.

Term Limits for the Supreme Court: Life Tenure Reconsidered

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 29, No. 3, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 26 May 2006
Downloads 2,897
25.

The Rise of Contingent Fee Representation in Patent Litigation

64 Alabama Law Review 335 (2012)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
Downloads 2,896
26.

Analyzing the Role of Non-Practicing Entities in the Patent System

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 99, Issue 2, pp. 425-456 (2014), Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS13-03, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2014
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Keywords: patent, troll, NPE, PAE, patent assertion, empirical, patent litigation
Downloads 2,803
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Debt, Equity, and Hybrid Decoupling: Governance and Systemic Risk Implications

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 120, Europen Financial Management Journal, Vol. 14, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper Series No. 207/2008, McCombs Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

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Keywords: equity decoupling, debt decoupling, hybrid decoupling, empty voting, hidden ownership, equity ...
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28.

Outside Director Liability

as published in Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, pp. 1055-1159, 2006, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 68/2006, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 319, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 04 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Stanford Law School
Keywords: outside directors, corporate law, securities law, indemnification, D&O insurance
Downloads 2,700
29.

A Self Enforcing Model of Corporate Law

As published in Harvard Law Review, vol. 109, pp. 1911-1982, 1996
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Jul 1998
Downloads 2,620
30.

The Corporate Governance Behavior and Market Value of Russian Firms

Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 2, pp. 89-108, 2001
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Mar 2001
Downloads 2,479
31.

Does Corporate Governance Matter? A Crude Test Using Russian Data

As published in University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 149, pp. 2131-2150, 2001
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jan 2001
Downloads 2,440
32.

Equity and Debt Decoupling and Empty Voting II: Importance and Extensions

as published in University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 156, pp. 625-739, 2008, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. , U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 122
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2008
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: bank regulation, bankruptcy, corporate governance, credit default swap, creditor rights and ...
Downloads 2,421
33.

Shock-Based Causal Inference in Corporate Finance and Accounting Research

Critical Finance Review, 2016, vol. 5, pp. 207-304, ECGI - Finance Working Paper 448/2015, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 11-08
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2017
William and Mary - Raymond A. Mason School of Business and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: causal inference, shock-based research design, natural experiments, legal shock, ...
Downloads 2,392
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Jurisdictional Competition for Trust Funds: An Empirical Analysis of Perpetuities and Taxes

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, p. 356, 2005, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-07, NYU, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 14 Feb 2005

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Keywords: Rule against perpetuities, jurisdictional competition, regulatory competition, trust funds, estate ...
Downloads 2,379
35.

Private Enforcement of Corporate Law: An Empirical Comparison of the UK and US

as published in Journal of Empirical Legal Studies Vol. 6, pp. 687-722, 2009, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 89, McCombs Research Paper Series, Paper No. FIN-02-07, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1105355, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 120, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2018
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of York - York Law School
Keywords: Private enforcement, corporate law, derivative actions, public enforcement, comparative corporate ...
Downloads 2,357
36.

Outside Director Liability (Before Enron and Worldcom)

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 250
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Stanford Law School
Keywords: directors, corporate goverance, liability, securities law, corporate law
Downloads 2,350
37.

Fall from Grace: Arming America and the Bellesiles Scandal

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 111, p. 2195, 2002
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Keywords: Guns,History,Bellesiles,Arming America,violence,homicide
Downloads 2,272
38.

General Principles of Company Law for Transition Economies (English Version)

Stanford Law School, Olin Law and Economics Working Paper No. 165; and Columbia Law School, Law and Economic Studies Working Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Sep 1998
Government of the Russian Federation - Institute for Legislation and Comparative Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Paris, Research Center for Private Law, Russian Federation, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Corporate Affairs Division and SJ Reynolds Associates
Downloads 2,258
39.

Hail Britannia?: Institutional Investor Behavior Under Limited Regulation

As published in Michigan Law Review, Vol. 92, Pp. 1997-2087 (1994)
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 17 Jul 2001
Downloads 2,172
40.

Understanding the Realities of Modern Patent Litigation

92 Texas Law Review 1769 (2014), Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-12, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2442451
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 May 2014 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2014
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Stanford Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 2,098
41.

Can Corporate Governance Reforms Increase Firm Market Values? Event Study Evidence from India

as published in 4 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 749-796 (2007), 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 159/2007, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-002, University of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 86
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Keywords: Corporate Law, Securities Law, India, Indian Securities Law, listing standards, corporate ...
Downloads 2,086
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Ranking Law Schools: Using Ssrn to Measure Scholarly Performance

Indiana Law Journal (Symposium on The Next Generation of Law School Rankings), Vol. 81, 2006, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 52, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 05-14
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Keywords: Law Schools, Legal Education, Rankings, Corporate, Tax
Downloads 2,083
43.

The Problem of False Confessions in the Post-DNA World

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 82, 2004
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 16 May 2008
University of San Francisco - School of Law and Northwestern University - School of Law, Bluhm Legal Clinic
Keywords: Criminal procedure, false confessions, DNA testing, law enforcement, interrogations, taping, ...
Downloads 2,080
44.

Outside Directors, Liability Risk and Corporate Governance: A Comparative Analysis (English Version)

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 48, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Sep 2005
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Stanford Law School
Keywords: outside directors, corporate governance, Germany, supervisory board, director liability, securities ...
Downloads 2,068
45.

Unpacking Patent Assertion Entities (PAEs)

99 Minnesota Law Review 649 (2014), Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS 14-20, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 14-17, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-49
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2014
University of Richmond - School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Keywords: patents, patent litigation, non-practicing entity, NPE, patent assertion entity, PAE, patent ...
Downloads 2,055
46.

The Next Innocence Project: Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Criminal Courts

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2010
Keywords: shaken baby syndrome, SBS, innocence, forensic science
Downloads 2,046
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Stability, Not Crisis: Medical Malpractice Claim Outcomes in Texas, 1988-2002

as published in 2 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, pp. 207-259 (2005), Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 287, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-002, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 030
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and University of Texas at Austin School of Law
Downloads 2,045
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Firm-Level Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets: A Case Study of India

ECGI - Law Working Paper 119/2009, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper 08-011, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 87, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2009
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan Law School

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Keywords: India, securities law, corporate governance, Clause 49
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49.

The First International Merger Wave (and the Fifth and Last U.S. Wave)

As published in University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 54, pp. 799-818, 2000
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Downloads 1,991
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The Great Disruption: How Machine Intelligence Will Transform the Role of Lawyers in the Delivery of Legal Services

82 Fordham Law Review 3041 (2014), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 14-17, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 339387
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2014
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Fordham University School of Law
Keywords: regulation, technology, machine intelligence, technological innovation, legal profession, lawyers, ...
Downloads 1,934