Mobility

Working Paper

How Does Corporate Mobility Affect Lawmaking? A Comparative Analysis

This paper examines the impact of increased corporate mobility on corporate lawmaking in the European Union (EU). More specifically, we seek an answer to a simple question: Has the increased mobility which arose from the implementation of the...Read more

William Bratton
Joseph McCahery
Erik Vermeulen
01 January 2008

The Effect of Regulatory Harmonization on Cross-border Labor Migration:Evidence from the Accounting Profession

The paper examines whether international regulatory harmonization increases cross-border labor migration. To study this question, we analyze European Union (EU) initiatives that harmonized accounting and auditing standards. Regulatory...Read more

Christian Leuz
01 December 2015

The Illusion of Motion: Corporate (Im-)mobility and the Failed Promise of Centros

The European Court of Justice’s landmark decision in Centros was heralded as creating the preconditions for a vibrant market for incorporations in the EU. In practice, however, today’s corporate landscape in Europe differs little from...Read more

Carsten Gerner-Beuerle
Federico M. Mucciarelli
Mathias Siems
12 July 2019