Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 23 Mar 2018 - 22 May 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Empirical Asset Pricing via Machine Learning

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Yale SOM and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
579
2.

The Monte Dei Paschi Affaire. Distressed Banks and the European Regulation on Short Selling

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Hauser Global Law School Program, Students and New York University (NYU), School of Law, LL.M.
383
3.

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
372
4.

Tokenomics: Dynamic Adoption and Valuation

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Ohio State University and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
358
5.

Revisiting the Gender Gap in CEO Compensation: Replication and Extension of Hill, Upadhyay, and Beekun (2015)'s Work on CEO Gender Pay Gap

University of Mississippi - School of Business Administration, University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration and University of Alabama
288
6.

How Investors Can (and Can't) Create Social Value

Hewlett Foundation, Stanford Law School and Stanford Graduate School of Business
270
7.

Decentralized Mining in Centralized Pools

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Finance and George Mason University - Department of Finance
219
8.

Capital Market Anomalies and Quantitative Research

Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Department of Finance, Ohio University and Miami University of Ohio - Richard T. Farmer School of Business Administration
214
9.

The Theory and Practice of Corporate Risk Management: Evidence from the Field

Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
196
10.

Cross-Sectional Alpha Dispersion and Performance Evaluation

Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
171

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 22 May 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behavior, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure

Harvard Business School and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
126,556
2.

A Stakeholder Approach to Strategic Management

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
47,109
3.

A Comparison of Dividend, Cash Flow, and Earnings Approaches to Equity Valuation

Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
45,374
4.

Value Maximization, Stakeholder Theory, and the Corporate Objective Function

Harvard Business School
44,570
5.

Understanding the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Man AHL
43,293
6.

Agency Cost of Free Cash Flow, Corporate Finance, and Takeovers

Harvard Business School
42,647
7.

The Capital Asset Pricing Model: Theory and Evidence

University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
40,927
8.

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
39,393
9.

Value Versus Growth: The International Evidence

University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
38,033
10.

Separation of Ownership and Control

University of Chicago - Finance and Harvard Business School
35,185