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Firm Commitment: Why the Corporation is Failing Us and How to Restore Trust In It.

Start/End Tuesday, April 09, 2013 06:30 PM EDT -- 08:00 PM EDT
Location Name JG 103
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Book Discussion and Reception

Remarks by author Colin Mayer, the Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies, Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford.

In Firm Commitment, Professor Mayer provides a lucid and insightful account of the role of the corporation in modern society and explains why its problems are growing. The book offers a fresh perspective on the crises in financial markets, developing countries, and the environment.
Panelists:

  • Patrick Bolton, Barbara & David Zalaznick Professor of Business, Columbia Business School
  • John C. Coffee Jr., Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
  • Robert J. Jackson, Jr., Associate Professor of Law and Milton Handler Fellow
RSVP to Thelma Twyman at ttwyman@law.columbia.edu.

Sponsored by the Center for Law and Economic Studies; the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership; and the Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law and Public Policy.