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Top Cited Papers from the 2012 Impact Factor

Determinants of Sovereign Risk: Macroeconomic Fundamentals and the Pricing of Sovereign Debt
Jens Hilscher and Yves Nosbusch

Inside Debt
Alex Edmans and Qi Liu

Corporate Governance Externalities
Viral V. Acharya and Paolo F. Volpin

Bankers on the Boards of German Firms: What They Do, What They Are Worth, and Why They Are (Still) There
Ingolf Dittmann, Ernst Maug and Christoph Schneider

Fear of the Unknown: Familiarity and Economic Decisions
H. Henry Cao, Bing Han, David Hirshleifer and Harold H. Zhang

Helping Hand or Grabbing Hand? Central vs. Local Government Shareholders in Chinese Listed Firms
Yan-Leung Cheung, P. Raghavendra Rau and Aris Stouraitis

The Determinants of Bank Capital Structure
Reint Gropp and Florian Heider

The Limits of the Limits of Arbitrage
Alon Brav, J.B. Heaton and Si Li

Safe Haven Currencies
Angelo Ranaldo and Paul Söderlind

Rating opaque borrowers: why are unsolicited ratings lower?
Christina E. Bannier, Patrick Behr and Andre Güttler