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Corporate Governance: Arrangements & Laws eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 26 Feb 2017

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1 9,192 The Essential Elements of Corporate Law
John Armour, Henry Hansmann and Reinier Kraakman
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
2 9,045 Regulating the Shadow Banking System
Gary B. Gorton and Andrew Metrick
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management
Date posted to database: 15 Sep 2010
Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
3 6,620 The Evolution of Fintech: A New Post-Crisis Paradigm?
Douglas W. Arner, Janos Nathan Barberis and Ross P. Buckley
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
Date posted to database: 20 Oct 2015
Last Revised: 7 Sep 2016
4 6,120 Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008
Michael Simkovic
Seton Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
5 4,767 Agency Problems, Legal Strategies, and Enforcement
John Armour, Henry Hansmann and Reinier Kraakman
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2010
6 4,612 SOX after Ten Years: A Multidisciplinary Review
John C. Coates, IV and Suraj Srinivasan
Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School
Date posted to database: 23 Oct 2013
Last Revised: 29 May 2014
7 4,471 Crowdfunding and the Federal Securities Laws
C. Steven Bradford
University of Nebraska College of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 18 May 2014
8 4,441 Asymmetric Information and the Choice of Corporate Governance Arrangements
Lucian A. Bebchuk
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Nov 2002
Last Revised: 8 May 2009
9 4,426 Financial Regulation, Behavioural Finance, and the Global Credit Crisis: In Search of a New Regulatory Model
Emilios Avgouleas
University of Edinburgh - School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 May 2008
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2009
10 4,327 International Differences in the Cost of Equity Capital: Do Legal Institutions and Securities Regulation Matter?
Luzi Hail and Christian Leuz
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 21 Dec 2004
Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
28 Dec 2016 through 26 Feb 2017

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1 424 Brexit and Corporate Citizenship
John Armour, Holger Fleischer, Vanessa Jane Knapp and Martin Winner
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Queen Mary University of London and Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
2 337 Financialization and the Political Economy of Corporations
Anat R. Admati
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date posted to database: 2 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
3 282 Foundations of Corporate Law
John Armour, Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Mariana Pargendler
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
Date posted to database: 26 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
4 191 The Basic Governance Structure: The Interests of Shareholders as a Class
John Armour, Luca Enriques, Henry Hansmann and Reinier Kraakman
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford Faculty of Law, Yale Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
5 165 Corporate Power is Corporate Purpose II: An Encouragement for Future Consideration from Professors Johnson and Millon
Leo E. Strine
Government of the State of Delaware - Supreme Court of Delaware
Date posted to database: 28 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
6 146 Using the Deal Price for Determining ‘Fair Value’ in Appraisal Proceedings
Guhan Subramanian
Harvard Business School
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
7 115 Vindicating the Duty of Loyalty: Using Data Points of Successful Stockholder Litigation as a Tool for Reform
Joel Edan Friedlander
Friedlander & Gorris, P.A.
Date posted to database: 11 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
8 102 Transnational Legal Ordering and Regulatory Conflict: Lessons from the Regulation of Cross-Border Derivatives
Hannah L. Buxbaum
Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
9 97 Proxies and Databases in Financial Misconduct Research
Jonathan M. Karpoff, Allison Koester, D. Scott Lee and Gerald S. Martin
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Georgetown University, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Lee Business School and American University - Kogod School of Business
Date posted to database: 16 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
10 92 Compliance, Technology, and Modern Finance
Tom C. W. Lin
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017





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