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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 9 Dec 2016

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1 26,476 The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study
Ethan R. Mollick
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Date posted to database: 12 Jul 2012
Last Revised: 8 Nov 2013
2 22,496 Corporate Governance and Equity Prices
Paul A. Gompers, Joy L. Ishii and Andrew Metrick
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
Date posted to database: 12 Sep 2001
Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
3 20,750 Fact, Fiction and Momentum Investing
Clifford S. Asness, Andrea Frazzini, Ronen Israel and Tobias J. Moskowitz
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and AQR Capital
Date posted to database: 12 May 2014
Last Revised: 3 Oct 2014
4 19,739 Economic Consequences of Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation: A Review and Suggestions for Future Research
Christian Leuz and Peter D. Wysocki
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 7 May 2008
5 17,914 Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007
Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kraay and Massimo Mastruzzi
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Date posted to database: 20 Jun 2008
Last Revised: 26 Jun 2008
6 17,831 Deal or No Deal? Decision Making under Risk in a Large-Payoff Game Show
Thierry Post, Martijn J. Van den Assem, Guido Baltussen and Richard H. Thaler
Koc University - Graduate School of Business, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Date posted to database: 16 Dec 2004
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2012
7 14,711 Social Networks that Matter: Twitter Under the Microscope
Bernardo A. Huberman, Daniel M. Romero and Fang Wu
Stanford University, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol and HP Labs
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2008
Last Revised: 5 May 2013
8 14,292 Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview
Josh Lerner
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Date posted to database: 23 Apr 1998
Last Revised: 5 Oct 2014
9 14,250 The Economics of Private Equity Funds
Andrew Metrick and Ayako Yasuda
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management
Date posted to database: 27 Jun 2007
Last Revised: 3 Aug 2010
10 13,995 A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations
Ivo Welch and Jay R. Ritter
UCLA and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
Date posted to database: 9 Jan 2002
Last Revised: 10 Apr 2002

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
10 Oct 2016 through 9 Dec 2016

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1 771 Startup Lawyering 2.0
John F. Coyle and Joseph M. Green
University of North Carolina School of Law and Thomson Reuters Practical Law
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 2 Nov 2016
2 730 Inventor Sued for Infringing His Own Patent. You Won't Believe What Happened Next
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 2 Dec 2016
3 363 Current Proposals to Amend U.S. Patent Law
Jorge L. Contreras and Ryan Schneer
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and American University - Washington College of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Nov 2013
Last Revised: 9 Oct 2016
4 339 The Up-C Revolution
Gregg D. Polsky and Adam H. Rosenzweig
University of Georgia Law School and Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 13 Nov 2016
5 215 Copyright Reform, GS Media and Innovation Climate in the EU – Euphonious Chord or Dissonant Cacophony?
Martin Senftleben
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 5 Dec 2016
6 193 How to Write an Effective Referee Report and Improve the Scientific Review Process
Jonathan Berk, Campbell R. Harvey and David A. Hirshleifer
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Date posted to database: 26 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 1 Dec 2016
7 181 A Brief Exegesis of the Proposed Copyright Directive
Sophie Stalla-Bourdillon, Eleonora Rosati, Karmen Turk, Christina Angelopoulos, Aleksandra Kuczerawy, Miquel Peguera and Martin Husovec
University of Southampton, University of Southampton - School of Law, University of Tartu, University of Cambridge, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) and Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
Date posted to database: 30 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 2 Dec 2016
8 138 The Fallacious Objections to the Tax Treatment of Carried Interest
Douglas A. Kahn and Jeffrey H. Kahn
University of Michigan Law School and Florida State University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 28 Oct 2016
9 129 A Text-Based Analysis of Corporate Innovation
Gustaf Bellstam, Sanjai Bhagat and J. Anthony Cookson
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Date posted to database: 1 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
10 127 Copyright's Framing Problem
Margot E. Kaminski and Guy A. Rub
Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law and Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 4 Nov 2016





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