Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 08 Jan 2021 - 09 Mar 2021
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate and Entrepreneurial Finance

Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
75
2.

Recipes for a Successful Exit for Clean- and Hard-tech Startups

Global Projects Center, Stanford University, Stanford University - Global Projects Center and affiliation not provided to SSRN
40

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 09 Mar 2021
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

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
23,627
2.

Crowdfunding: Tapping the Right Crowd

CORE/LIDAM, UCLouvain (Université Catholique de Louvain), Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School
13,583
3.

The Role of Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance: A Conceptual Framework & Survey

University of Oxford, University of California, Berkeley and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
8,730
4.

The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
8,355
5.

Behind the Scenes: The Corporate Governance Preferences of Institutional Investors

Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC), Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
6,371
6.

Les Banquiers Suisses: Can They Remain Leaders in Private Banking?

Capco Institute and Aston Business School
6,261
7.

Controlling Shareholders and Corporate Governance: Complicating the Comparative Taxonomy

Stanford Law School
5,582
8.

Why are Buyouts Levered? The Financial Structure of Private Equity Funds

London School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
5,424
9.

The Failure of Private Equity

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
5,357
10.

Detecting and Predicting Financial Statement Fraud: The Effectiveness of the Fraud Triangle and SAS No. 99

Utah State University - School of Accountancy, Utah Valley University -- Woodbury School of Business and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
5,199