Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 26 Jul 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,815
2.

The Battle over Stockholders Voice

Independent
723
3.

Regulating a Revolution: From Regulatory Sandboxes to Smart Regulation

ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
351
4.

Regulating Fintech

Texas A&M University School of Law
333
5.

Law and Corporate Governance

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Columbia University - School of Law
270
6.

The Distributed Liability of Distributed Ledgers: Legal Risks of Blockchain

ADA Chair in Financial Law / Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
267
7.

Executive Compensation: A Survey of Theory and Evidence

London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, Harvard University - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science
250
8.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
148
9.

Grasping at Straws: Exploring PDVSA's Access to Debtor Relief Under Restructuring Regimes

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania
139
10.

Mapping Types of Shareholder Lawsuits Across Jurisdictions

Fordham University School of Law
144

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 24 Sep 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

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

SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
81,486
2.

What Matters in Corporate Governance?

Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
30,780
3.

Separation of Ownership and Control

University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
25,517
4.

The Subprime Crisis: Cause, Effect and Consequences

Economic Advisory Committee of FINRA
24,469
5.

Remuneration: Where We've Been, How We Got to Here, What are the Problems, and How to Fix Them

SSRN, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
23,809
6.

Economic Consequences of Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation: A Review and Suggestions for Future Research

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston University Questrom School of Business
20,695
7.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices

Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
14,220
8.

Executive Compensation

University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
14,026
9.

Board Models in Europe - Recent Developments of Internal Corporate Governance Structures in Germany, the United Kingdom, France, and Italy

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
13,197
10.

The History of Corporate Governance

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
12,936