This course discusses economic and legal policy aspects of various issues in corporate and securities law. Topics include the interplay between the different agency problems in the corporate setting (shareholders-managers, majority-minority, shareholders-bondholders), conflict of interests and strategic voting among shareholders, the rights of bondholders, takeovers, insider dealing, and fraud and manipulation in securities market. The course is designed for students with interest in financial or economic approaches to corporate and securities law. However, no formal knowledge of these areas is required.
Section Offerings for 2012-13
|L6931-001||12F||Advanced Corporate Law: Theories and Practice|
|Z. Goshen||W 4:20 PM-6:25 PM||GRHL 105|
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