Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 03 Feb 2020 - 03 Apr 2020
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Illusory Promise of Stakeholder Governance

Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
1,286
2.

Dehumanisation of the Large Corporation

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
420
3.

Why Financial Regulation Keeps Falling Short

Cornell Law School and Columbia Law School
270
4.

Financial Operating Systems

Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Chicago-Kent College of Law - Illinois Institute of Technology, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
241
5.

Mergers in the Digital Economy

University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and HEC-Management School of the University of Liège
173
6.

The Cost of Doing Business: Corporate Crime and Punishment Post-Crisis

University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
151
7.

Institutional Ownership and Governance

London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
142
8.

Blockchain Governance: What We Can Learn From the Economics of Corporate Governance

RMIT University and RMIT University - School of Economics, Finance and Marketing
141
9.

ESG Investing: How to Optimize Impact?

HEC and HEC Paris - Finance Department
126
10.

Valuing ESG: Doing Good or Sounding Good?

Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA and New York University - Stern School of Business
119

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 03 Apr 2020
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
68,430
2.

The Nature of Man

Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
34,934
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
23,917
5.

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
22,193
6.

The Evolution of Fintech: A New Post-Crisis Paradigm?

The 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
21,512
7.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
20,066
8.

Three Residual Income Valuation Methods and Discounted Cash Flow Valuation

Instituto de Estudios Superiores de la Empresa
19,480
9.

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
18,317
10.

The History of Corporate Governance

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
16,917