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Fourth Quarter 2011

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Checking the Paychecks

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Beltratti, Andrea, and René Stulz. "Why Did Some Banks Perform Better than Others During the Credit Crisis? A Cross-Country Study of the Impact of Governance and Regulation." National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 15180, July 2009.(Paper available online by subscription.)

Federal Reserve System Board of Governors. "Incentive Compensation Practices: A Report on the Horizontal Review of Practices at Large Banking Organizations." October 2011.

Gordon, Jeffrey N. "'Say on Pay': Cautionary Notes on the U.K. Experience and the Case for Shareholder Opt-In." Harvard Journal on Legislation, Summer 2009, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 323-367.

Wells, Harwell. "'No Man Can Be Worth $1,000,000 a Year:' The Fight Over Executive Compensation in 1930s America." University of Richmond Law Review, January 2010, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 689-769.

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