Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 23 Aug 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Blockchain-Based Token Sales, Initial Coin Offerings, and the Democratization of Public Capital Markets

University of Tennessee College of Law and Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
815
2.

Regulating Fintech

Texas A&M University School of Law
461
3.

Fiduciary Principles and Delaware Corporation Law: Searching for the Optimal Balance by Understanding that the World is Not

Widener University Delaware Law School and Government of the State of Delaware - Supreme Court of Delaware
316
4.

European Model Company Act (EMCA)

Aarhus University - Department of Law, Business and Social Sciences, Stockholm University - Department of Law, Vilnius University - Law Faculty, J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Trinity College Dublin - School of Law, University of Luxembourg, Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, University of National and World Economy (UNWE), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM)
277
5.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
163
6.

The Promise and Perils of Crowdfunding: Between Corporate Finance and Consumer Contracts

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford Faculty of Law
138
7.

Instrument of the European Law Institute - Rescue of Business in Insolvency Law

Leiden University - Leiden Law School and Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
133
8.

The Case for Investor Ordering

Harvard Law School
126
9.

The High Cost of Fewer Appraisal Claims in 2017: Premia Down, Agency Costs Up

Burford Capital
108
10.

Fiduciary Duties in Bankruptcy and Insolvency

University of Michigan Law School
102

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 22 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Essential Elements of Corporate Law

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
9,854
2.

The Evolution of Fintech: A New Post-Crisis Paradigm?

University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
9,619
3.

Regulating the Shadow Banking System

Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management
9,297
4.

Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008

USC Gould School of Law
6,386
5.

FinTech, RegTech and the Reconceptualization of Financial Regulation

University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
5,467
6.

Agency Problems, Legal Strategies, and Enforcement

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
5,262
7.

SOX after Ten Years: A Multidisciplinary Review

Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School
5,193
8.

Crowdfunding and the Federal Securities Laws

University of Nebraska College of Law
4,895
9.

Financial Regulation, Behavioural Finance, and the Global Credit Crisis: In Search of a New Regulatory Model

University of Edinburgh - School of Law
4,544
10.

Asymmetric Information and the Choice of Corporate Governance Arrangements

Harvard Law School
4,484