Regulation

Working Paper

01 March 2015

The Disappearing Taboo of Multiple Voting Shares: Regulatory Responses to the Migration of Chrysler-Fiat

In 2014, the Italian Government broke an old taboo of Italian corporate law, joining the ranks of many different legal systems that allow the issuance of multiple voting shares (MVSs), including the United States. The importance of the...

Marco Ventoruzzo
01 December 2014

Principles of Financial Regulation

Inadequate regulation of the financial system is widely thought to have contributed to the financial crisis. The purpose of the book is to articulate a framework within which financial regulation can be analysed in a coherent and...

John Armour | Dan Awrey | Paul Davies | Jeffrey Gordon | Colin Mayer | Jennifer Payne
01 November 2014

Further Assessment of the Iron Law of Financial Regulation: A Postscript to Regulating in the Dark

In an earlier companion essay, Regulating in the Dark, I contended that there is a systemic pattern in major U.S. financial regulation: (i) enactment is invariably crisis driven, adopted at a time when there is a paucity of information...

Roberta Romano

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