Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 08 Oct 2019 - 07 Dec 2019
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Private Equity's Governance Advantage: A Requiem

Duke University School of Law
251
2.

The Myth of Creditor Sabotage

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
219
3.

Re-Imagining the Business Trust as a Sustainable Business Form

University of Florida Levin College of Law and University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management, Student
110
4.

Corporate Oversight and Disobedience

Loyola Law School Los Angeles
92
5.

The Law of Corporate Investigations and the Global Expansion of Corporate Criminal Enforcement

New York University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
87
6.

Extended Shareholder Liability for Systemically Important Financial Institutions

Yale Law School, University of Oxford Faculty of Law and Yale Law School
83
7.

Early Warning Tools at the Crossroads of Insolvency Law and Company Law

Bocconi University - Department of Law
78
8.

From Dodge to eBay: The Elusive Corporate Purpose

George Washington University Law School
66
9.

Cross-Border Corporate Mobility in the EU: Empirical Findings 2019 (Vol. 2)

Maastricht University - Faculty of Law and Maastricht University - Faculty of Law
57
10.

Equity, Majoritarian Governance, and the Oppression Remedy

Notre Dame Law School
57

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 07 Dec 2019
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Separation of Ownership and Control

University of Chicago - Finance and Harvard Business School
36,362
2.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
33,367
3.

Executive Compensation

University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
19,696
4.

The History of Corporate Governance

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
16,506
5.

Agency Problems and Residual Claims

University of Chicago - Finance and Harvard Business School
14,632
6.

What is Corporate Law?

Yale University - Law School and Harvard Law School
13,179
7.

The End of History for Corporate Law

Yale University - Law School and Harvard Law School
12,296
8.

The Long-Term Effects of Hedge Fund Activism

Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
11,735
9.

Fallacies, Irrelevant Facts, and Myths in the Discussion of Capital Regulation: Why Bank Equity is Not Socially Expensive

Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Stanford Graduate School of Business
8,184
10.

Executive Compensation as an Agency Problem

Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
7,794