Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 09 Jun 2018 - 08 Aug 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Law and Finance of Initial Coin Offerings

Singapore Management University - School of Law and Javeriana University
682
2.

The Implementation of the 'Do No Harm' Approach: From Inactivity to Full Enforcement. The Case of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Hauser Global Law School Program
315
3.

In Code(rs) We Trust: Software Developers as Fiduciaries in Public Blockchains

St. Mary's University School of Law
280
4.

Who’s Paying Attention? Measuring Common Ownership and Its Impact on Managerial Incentives

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
245
5.

AI and Machine Learning for Risk Management

ESC Rennes School of Business and ESC Rennes School of Business
211
6.

Analyst Teams

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
192
7.

Is Silence Golden? Real Effects of Mandatory Disclosure

University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
177
8.

From IPOs to ICOs: The Impact of Blockchain Technology on Financial Regulation

Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas and Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers (CNAM)
171
9.

The Big Thumb on the Scale: An Overview of the Proxy Advisory Industry

Manhattan Institute, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
163
10.

Cash America and the Structure of Bondholder Remedies

Duke University School of Law and New York University School of Law
153

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 08 Aug 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
58,769
2.

The Nature of Man

Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
33,173
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
22,774
5.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
20,066
6.

Three Residual Income Valuation Methods and Discounted Cash Flow Valuation

University of Navarra - IESE Business School
18,974
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
18,592
8.

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
18,152
9.

Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
15,766
10.

The History of Corporate Governance

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
14,787