Corporate Governance and the new Financial Regulation:
Complements or Substitutes?

European Corporate Governance Institute
Monday, 25th October 2010
Bibliotheque Solvay, Brussels

A free all-day conference under the auspices of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the European Commission, organised by the European Corporate Governance Institute, the Brookings Institution and Columbia Law School. The organisers are most grateful for the sponsorship of the 2010 Conference by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

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Presentations and speeches

Session 1 – Prevention
Does Debt Provide "Market Discipline" for Banks?
Professor Martin Hellwig
Director, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Corporate governance provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act
Professor John Coffee
Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
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Is Bank Governance Different?
Professor Patrick Bolton
Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business, Columbia Business School

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Conference keynote speeches
Troy A. Paredes
Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
(also available on SEC website)
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Christine M Cumming
First Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
(also available on Federal Reserve Bank of New York website)
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Session 3 – Early Intervention and Resolution
Banking resolution: lessons from economic theory
Professor Xavier Freixas
Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
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Core resolution approaches
Professor Jeffrey Gordon
Alfred W. Bressler Professor of Law, Columbia Law School and ECGI Fellow
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