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Professor Mark Roe

David Burg Professor of Law
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Mark Roe, David Burg Professor of Law, Harvard Law  School
ECGI Fellow (2002) :


Columbia University B.A. 1972
Harvard Law School J.D. 1975

John M. Olin Visiting Professor of Law, Economics, and Business, 1999-2001
David Berg Professor of Law, 2001

Research Interests
Corporate Bankruptcy and Reorganization
Corporate Finance
Corporate Law

Representative Publications:
Political Determinants of Corporate Governance, (Oxford University Press, 2002)
"Corporate Law's Limits," 31 The Journal of Legal Studies 233 (2002)
"Backlash," 98 Columbia Law Review 217 (1998)
"Chaos and Evolution in Law and Economics," 109 Harvard Law Review 641 (1996)

Research Interests
Corporate bankruptcy and reorganisation
Corporate finance
Corporate law

ECGI Working Papers (Click title for more details)
Containing Systemic Risk by Taxing Banks Properly ECGI Law Working Paper 317/2016 April 2017
Structural Corporate Degradation Due to Too-Big-to-Fail Finance ECGI Law Working Paper 253/2014 April 2014 Winner of the 2015 Allen & Overy Law Prize (Best paper in the Law Working Paper series)
Corporate Short-Termism - In the Boardroom and in the Courtroom ECGI Law Working Paper 210/2013 May 2013
Bankruptcy's Financial Crisis Accelerator: The Derivatives Players' Priorities in Chapter 11 ECGI Law Working Paper 153/2010 April 2010

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