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Laffont, J. -J. (1994). “The New Economics of Regulation Ten Years After,” Econometrica, 62, 507-538.


Laffont, J. -J., and J. Tirole (1986). “Using Cost Observations to Regulate Firms,” Journal of Political Economy, 94, 614-641.


Laffont, J. -J., and J. Tirole (1987). “Repeated Auctions of Incentive Contracts, Investment and Bidding Parity, with an Application to Takeovers,” Mimero, University of Toulouse.


Laffont, J. -J., and J. Tirole (1993). “A Theory of Incentives in Regulation and Procurement,” Chambridge, MA: MIT Press.


Lakatos, Imre (1968). “Changes in the Problem of Inductive Logic,” II. Lakatos (ed.): The Problem of Inductive Logic. Amsterdam: North Holland, 315-417.


Lakatos, Imre (1970). “Falsification and the Methodology of Scientific Research Programmes,” In Lakatos & Musgrave (eds) Criticism and the Growth of Knowledge. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Lakonishok, J., A. Shleifer, R. Thaler, and R. W. Wishny (1991). “Window Dressing by Pension Fund Managers,” American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 81, 227-231.


Lakonishok, J., A. Shleifer, and R. W. Wishny (1992). “The Structure and Performance of the Money Management Industry; Comments and Discussion,” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Microeconomics, 339-392.


Lakonishok, J., A. Shleifer, and R. W. Wishny (1994). “Contrarian Investment, Extrapolation, and Risk,” Journal of Finance, XLIX, 5, 1541-1578.


Lambert, Richard (1983). “Long Term Contract and Moral Hazard,” Bell Journal of Economics, 14, 441-452.


Lambert, Richard A., William N. Lanen, and David F. Larcker (1989). “Executive Stock Option Plan and Corporate Dividend Policy,” Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 24, 409-425.


Lambert, Richard, and David Larcker (1985). “Golden Parachutes, Executive Decision-Making, and Shareholder Wealth,” Journal of Accounting and Economics, 7,179-203.


Lambert, Richard, and David Larcker (1987). “An Analysis of the Use of Accounting and Market Measures in Executive Compensation Contracts,” Journal of Accounting Research, 25, (Suplement) 85-125..


Lambert, Richard A., David F. Larcker, and Robert E. Verrecchia (1991). “Portfolio Considerations in Valuing Executive Compensation,” Journal of Accounting Research, 29, 1, 129-149.


Lane, Peter J., Albert A. Cannella Jr, and Michael H. Lubatkin (1998). “Agency Problems as Antecedents to Unrelated Mergers and Diversification: Amihud and Lev Reconsidered,” Strategic Management Journal, 19, 555-578.


Lang, L. H. P., and R. H. Litzenberger (1989). ”Dividend Announcement: Cash Flow Signalling vs. Free Cash Flow Hypothesis?,” Journal of Financial Economics, Sept., 181-191.


Lang, Larry, and Rene Stulz (1994). “Tobin’s Q, Corporate Diversification, and Firm Performance,” Journal of Political Economy, 102, 1248-1280.


Lang, Larry, Eli Ofek, and Rene Stulz (1996). “Leverage, Investment, and Firm Growth,” Journal of Financial Economics, 40, 3-30.


Lang, Larry, Rene Stulz and Ralph Walking (1991). “A Test of the Free Cash Flow Hypothesis: The Case of Bidder Returns,” Journal of Financial Economics, 29, 315-336.

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Lanchner, David (1996). “How ‘Shareholder Value’ Will Play In,” Global Finance, July, 38-45.


La Porta, Rafael, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer (1999). “Corporate Ownership around the World,” The Journal of Finance, April, 54, 1.


La Porta, Rafael, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer, and Robert W. Vishny (1996). “Law and Finance,” Discussion Paper Number 1768: Harvard Institute of Economic Research.


La Porta, Rafael, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer, and Robert W. Vishny (1997a). “Trust in Large Organizations,” Interaction of Economic Institutions and Theory, 87, 2, 333-338.


La Porta, Rafael, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer, and Robert W. Vishny (1997b). “Legal Determinants of External Finance,” The Journal of Finance, LII, 3, 1131-1150.


La Porta, Rafael, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer, and Robert Vishny (2000). ”Investor Protection and Corporate Governance,” Journal of Financial Economics, 58, 3-27.


Larcker, David F. (1983). "The Association Between Performance Plan Adoption and Corporate Capital Investment," Journal of Accounting and Economics, 5, 3-30.


Larner, R. J. (1966). “Ownership and Control in the 200 Largest Nonfinancial Corporations,” American Economic Review, Sept., 56, 777-787.


Larner, R. J. (1970). “Management Control and the Large Corporation,” Dunellen Publishing Co. Inc.


Lawriwsky, Michael L. (1984a). “Corporate Structure and Performance: The Role of Owners, Managers and Markets,” London: Croom Helm.


Lawriwsky, Michael L. (1984b). "Some Tests of the Influence of Control Type on the Market for Corporate Control in Australia," The Journal of Industrial Economics, 32, 3, 277-291.


Lazear, E. (1979). “Why is there Mandatory Retierment,” Journal of Political Economy, 87, dec, 1261-1264.


Lazear, E. (1989). “Pay, Inequality and Industrial Politics,” Journal of Political Economy, 97, 3, 561-580.


Lazear, E., and S. Rosen (1981). “Rank- Order Tournaments as Optimal Labor Contracts,” Journal of Political Economy, 89, 841-864.


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