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Regulation of Financial Institutions eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 24 Feb 2017

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1 26,083 International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS): Pros and Cons for Investors
Ray Ball
University of Chicago - Accounting
Date posted to database: 13 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 9 Mar 2009
2 24,208 The Subprime Crisis: Cause, Effect and Consequences
Richard Christopher Whalen
Kroll Bond Rating Agency
Date posted to database: 2 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 17 Jun 2008
3 19,322 Underwater and Not Walking Away: Shame, Fear and the Social Management of the Housing Crisis
Brent T. White
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Oct 2009
Last Revised: 9 May 2015
4 13,506 The Crisis of Fair Value Accounting: Making Sense of the Recent Debate
Christian Laux and Christian Leuz
Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 2009
Last Revised: 11 Aug 2009
5 10,854 Slapped in the Face by the Invisible Hand: Banking and the Panic of 2007
Gary B. Gorton
Yale School of Management
Date posted to database: 18 May 2009
Last Revised: 18 May 2009
6 10,549 Hedge Funds, Systemic Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008: Written Testimony for the House Oversight Committee Hearing on Hedge Funds
Andrew W. Lo
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 17 Nov 2008
Last Revised: 2 Mar 2009
7 9,550 The Promise and Perils of Credit Derivatives
David A. Skeel and Frank Partnoy
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 20 Mar 2010
8 8,981 Did Securitization Lead to Lax Screening? Evidence from Subprime Loans
Benjamin J. Keys, Tanmoy K. Mukherjee, Amit Seru and Vikrant Vig
The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania, Real Estate Department, Sorin Capital Management, LLC, Stanford University and London Business School
Date posted to database: 3 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 11 Jan 2009
9 8,921 Corporate Governance in the 2007-2008 Financial Crisis: Evidence from Financial Institutions Worldwide
David H. Erkens, Mingyi Hung and Pedro P. Matos
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2010
Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
10 8,817 The Subprime Credit Crisis of 07
Stuart M. Turnbull, Michel Crouhy and Robert A. Jarrow
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Natixis and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
26 Dec 2016 through 24 Feb 2017

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1 393 The Irrelevance of Brexit for the European Financial Market
Wolf-Georg Ringe
Copenhagen Business School - Department of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
2 220 Brexit and Financial Services
John Armour
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 6 Jan 2017
3 116 From Economic Recession to Legal Opportunity: The Case for Cartel Criminalisation in Europe
Anna Tzanaki
University College London, Centre for Law, Economics and Society
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
4 114 The Resolution of Distressed Financial Conglomerates
Howell E. Jackson
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 7 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 7 Feb 2017
5 105 Structural Changes in Corporate Bond Underpricing
Florian Nagler and Giorgio Ottonello
Bocconi University and Vienna Graduate School of Finance (VGSF)
Date posted to database: 11 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
6 102 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
7 100 Shadow Banking and Systemic Risk
Eddy Wymeersch
Ghent University - Financial Law Institute
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
8 99 The Importance of 'Money'
Kathryn Judge
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 16 Dec 2016
9 86 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
10 84 Disclosure 2.0: Can Technology Solve Overload, Complexity, and Other Information Failures?
Erik F. Gerding
University of Colorado Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 31 Dec 2016





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