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Project Co-Editors (click name for biographical information)
Professor Jennifer Hill
Professor of Corporate Law
Sydney Law School
and ECGI Research Member
Professor Randall Thomas
John S. Beasley Professor of Law and Business
Vanderbilt University Law School and Owen School of Management
and ECGI Research Member

Invited authors and topics (click name for biographical information)
Professor Stephen Bainbridge
William D. Warren Distinguished Professor of Law
UCLA School of Law, USA
Topic: Managerial power theory
Professor Marco Becht
Professor of Finance and Economics
UniversitÚ Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Hedge fund shareholder activism in Europe (with Julian Franks)
Professor Massimo Belcredi
Professor of Corporate Finance
UniversitÓ Cattolica, Milan, Italy
Topic: Italian Shareholder Power (with Luca Enriques)
Professor Margaret Blair
Milton R. Underwood Chair in Free Enterprise
Vanderbilt Law School, USA
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Team production theory
Professor John Coates
John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics
Harvard Law School, USA
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Institutional Investor Evolution
Professor James Cox
Brainerd Currie Professor of Law
Duke Law, USA
Topic: US shareholder litigation
Professor Paul Davies
Allen & Overy Professor of Corporate Law
Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, UK
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Shareholder Power in the UK
Professor Paul Edelman
Professor of Mathematics and Professor of Law
Vanderbilt Law School, USA
Topic: Shareholder Voting (with Randall Thomas)
Professor Luca Enriques
Professor, Department of Law
LUISS, Italy
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Italian Shareholder Power (with Massimo Belcredi)
Professor Guido Ferrarini
Professor of Business Law and Capital Markets Law
University of Genoa, Italy
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Independent Directors and Control shareholders (with Marilena Filippelli)
Professor Fabrizio Ferri
Associate Professor
Columbia Business School, USA
Topic: Say on Pay
Dr Marilena Filippelli
Assistant Professor of Business Law
School of Economic and Management Free University of Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
Topic: Independent Directors and Control shareholders (with Guido Ferrarini)
Professor Julian Franks
Professor of Finance
London Business School, UK
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Hedge fund shareholder activism in Europe (with Marco Becht)
Professor George Geis
Vice Dean, William S. Potter Professor of Law
University of Virginia Law School, USA
Topic: Indian Shareholder Power
Professor Ronald Gilson
Charles J. Meyers Professor of Law and Business
Stanford Law School, USA
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Agency Capitalism (with Jeffrey Gordon)
Professor Jeffrey Gordon
Richard Paul Richman Professor of Law and Co-Director, Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership
Columbia Law School, USA
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Agency Capitalism (with Ronald Gilson)
Dr ╔rica Gorga
Associate Research Scholar in Law and the John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director
Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, USA
Topic: Brazilian Shareholders
Professor Jennifer Hill
Professor of Corporate Law
Sydney Law School, Australia
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Images of the shareholder
Professor Luh Luh Lan
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Topic: Shareholder power in Singapore (with Umakanth Varottil)
Professor Guo Li
Professor
Peking University Law School, China
Topic: Shareholder power in China (with Gilbert Kang Hua Heng)
Professor Ronald Masulis
Scientia Professor in Finance
School of Banking and Finance, Australian School of Business, Australia
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Shareholders in Family Controlled business groups
Professor Colin Mayer
Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies
Said Business School, University of Oxford, UK
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Committed shareholders
Professor Frank Partnoy
George E. Barrett Professor of Law and Finance; Co-Director, Center for Corporate and Securities Law
University of San Diego School of Law, USA
Topic: Hedge fund activism in the US
Ms Elena Pikulina
PhD candidate
Tilburg University, The Netherkands
Topic: Powerful shareholders and M&A (with Luc Renneboog)
Professor Dan Puchniak
Associate Professor
National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, Singapore
Topic: Shareholder litigation in Asia
Professor Luc Renneboog
Professor of Corporate Finance
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Powerful shareholders and M&A (with Elena Pikulina)
Professor Wolf-Georg Ringe
Professor of International Commercial Law
Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Topic: German Shareholders
Professor Zenichi Shishido
Professor
Hitotsubashi University, Japan
Topic: Japanese Shareholder Power
Professor Matthias Siems
Professor of Commercial Law
Durham University, UK
Topic: Leximetric perspective on shareholder power
Professor Kon Sik Kim
Professor
Seoul National University (SNU), Korea
Topic: Korean shareholders
Professor Randall Thomas
John S. Beasley Professor of Law and Business
Vanderbilt Law School and Owen School of Management, USA
and ECGI Research Member
Topic: Shareholder Voting (with Paul Edelman)
Professor Robert Thompson
Peter P. Weidenbruch, Jr. Professor of Business Law
Georgetown Law, USA
Topic: Proper role of shareholders
Dr Umakanth Varottil
Assistant Professor
NUS Law, Singapore
Topic: Shareholder power in Singapore (with Luh Luh Lan)
Professor Harwell Wells
Associate Professor of Law
Temple University Beasley School of Law, USA
Topic: Historical Perspective on shareholder power