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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 23 May 2017

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1 9,488 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 9,163 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 8,099 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 6,244 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 4,994 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 4,887 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 4,467 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
8 4,460 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 4,340 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
10 4,686 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

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
24 Mar 2017 through 23 May 2017

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1 576 From FinTech to TechFin: The Regulatory Challenges of Data-Driven Finance
Dirk A. Zetzsche, Ross P. Buckley, Douglas W. Arner and Janos Nathan Barberis
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
2 369 The Untenable Case for Perpetual Dual-Class Stock
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Kobi Kastiel
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 6 May 2017
3 281 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Quest for Consumer Comprehension
Lauren E. Willis
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Date posted to database: 14 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 15 May 2017
4 278 Contested Visions: The Value of Systems Theory for Corporate Law
Tamara Belinfanti and Lynn A. Stout
New York Law School and Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute
Date posted to database: 30 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 11 May 2017
5 264 Is the SEC Captured? Evidence from Comment-Letter Reviews
Jonas Heese, Mozaffar Khan and Karthik Ramanna
Harvard Business School, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Date posted to database: 6 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2017
6 240 Corporate Scandals and Regulation
Luzi Hail, Ahmed Tahoun and Clare Wang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, London Business School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Date posted to database: 2 May 2017
Last Revised: 2 May 2017
7 215 Algorithmic Entities
Lynn M. LoPucki
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
8 168 The Regulation of Trading Markets: A Survey and Evaluation
Paul G. Mahoney and Gabriel V. Rauterberg
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
9 140 The Anatomy of European Investment Fund Law
Dirk A. Zetzsche
ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
10 89 Dominance by Inaction: Delaware's Long Silence on Corporate Officers
Lyman Johnson
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 May 2017
Last Revised: 15 May 2017





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