ECGI Appoints Five New Fellows

ECGI is proud to announce the appointment of five new Fellows to add to its distinguished ranks. The new Fellows, who were drawn from academia in Europe, North America and Australia, were elected by their peers, the existing Fellows of ECGI...
8 November 2017

Events

Fri 01 June 2018 > Sat 02 June 2018

The fourth annual GCGC conference will take place at Harvard University on 1 -2 June 2018. We are no longer accepting submissions for this conference. Attendance is by invitation only.

Thu 03 May 2018 > Fri 04 May 2018

The 2018 ECGI Annual Members' Meeting will take place at ESMT, Berlin on 3 - 4 May 2018. Registration is open.

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International Evidence on Firm Level Decisions in Response to the Crisis: Shareholders vs. Other Stakeholders

The relationship between changes in GDP and unemployment during the 2008 financial crisis differed significantly from previous experiences and across countries. We study firm-level decisions in France, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the US. We find...Read more

Franklin Allen
Yaniv Grinstein
22 January 2018

Underwriter Competition and Bargaining Power in the Corporate Bond Market

We develop a new measure of underwriter bargaining power and a novel empirical approach, based on underwriters’ comparative ability to place bonds. When an issuer has few “outside options” to take her bond to the market, the underwriter enjoys a...Read more

Ekaterina Neretina
Luc Renneboog
22 January 2018

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The research work that emanates from ECGI is undertaken by leading scholars around the globe. This important network of academics is at the very core of what ECGI does, drawing on the finest minds in academia from all over the world to tackle some of the most important issues that confront business and governments today.
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Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Professor of Company and Securities Law
University of Cambridge Law Faculty and Centre for Corporate and Commercial Law (3CL)
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Professor of Law and Finance
Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics, Erasmus School of Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Professor of Law
Paolo Baffi Center on Financial Regulation, Bocconi University Law Department

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The Institutional Members of ECGI provide a vital connection between the academic world and the policy and practitioner aspects of corporate governance. These members recognise the importance of evidence-based research in developing their corporate governance policies and seek to continuously improve the standards of corporate governance.