Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 19 Feb 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Blockchain Technology for Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism

Tilburg University and Tilburg Law School
439
2.

Sexual Harassment and Corporate Law

University of Chicago - Law School and University of Chicago Law School
354
3.

The Hidden Power of Compliance

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
324
4.

Explaining Choice-of-Entity Decisions by Silicon Valley Start-Ups

University of Georgia School of Law
312
5.

Selecting Directors Using Machine Learning

Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
301
6.

The Technological Investor: Deeper Innovation Through Reorientation

Stanford University - Global Projects Center and Stanford University
256
7.

Law and the Blockchain

University of Georgia School of Law
251
8.

Investor Ideology

Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, Kellogg School of Management and New York University
249
9.

The Perils of Small-Minority Controllers

Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
230
10.

Limited Liability and the Known Unknown

USC Gould School of Law
246

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 20 Apr 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Worldwide Governance Indicators: Methodology and Analytical Issues

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
56,981
2.

The Nature of Man

Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
32,872
3.

Corporate Governance and Control

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB), Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
29,462
4.

A Review of the Earnings Management Literature and its Implications for Standard Setting

Harvard Business School and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
22,414
5.

Three Residual Income Valuation Methods and Discounted Cash Flow Valuation

University of Navarra - IESE Business School
18,911
6.

Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
18,114
7.

Strength in Numbers: How Does Data-Driven Decisionmaking Affect Firm Performance?

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and MIT - Sloan School of Management
17,860
8.

Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
15,629
9.

A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
14,649
10.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
20,066