Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 18 Aug 2017 - 17 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail (Presentation Slides)

Guggenheim Partners, LLC
5,470
2.

2017 Global Blockchain Benchmarking Study

Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, Judge Business School and Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance
3,083
3.

Craftsmanship Alpha: An Application to Style Investing

AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and AQR Capital Management, LLC
2,481
4.

Customer-Based Corporate Valuation for Publicly Traded Non-Contractual Firms

Emory University - Department of Marketing and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
2,444
5.

Private Benefits in Public Offerings: Tax Receivable Agreements in IPOs

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
2,040
6.

Misconceptions About Nudges

Harvard Law School
1,710
7.

Machine Learning for Trading

New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
1,050
8.

The Battle over Stockholders Voice

Independent
901
9.

p-Hacking: Evidence from Two Million Trading Strategies

Emory University - Department of Finance, University of Lausanne and University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
867
10.

Blockchain-Based Token Sales, Initial Coin Offerings, and the Democratization of Public Capital Markets

University of Tennessee College of Law and Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
731

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 17 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

A Quantitative Approach to Tactical Asset Allocation

Cambria Investment Management
196,194
2.

A Brief Introduction to the Basics of Game Theory

Stanford University - Department of Economics
153,938
3.

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

SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
123,500
4.

Market Efficiency, Long-Term Returns, and Behavioral Finance

University of Chicago - Finance
86,595
5.

Company Valuation Methods

University of Navarra - IESE Business School
58,833
6.

Option Traders Use (very) Sophisticated Heuristics, Never the Black–Scholes–Merton Formula

affiliation not provided to SSRN and NYU-Tandon School of Engineering
55,628
7.

A Stakeholder Approach to Strategic Management

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
44,008
8.

Value Maximization, Stakeholder Theory, and the Corporate Objective Function

SSRN
43,227
9.

Understanding the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Man AHL
42,940
10.

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

SSRN
41,445