Annual Members Meeting 2006

Annual Members Meeting 2006

  • 09 March 2006
  • Zurich, Switzerland

The ECGI's fourth General Assembly took place on Thursday 9 March 2006 at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich. It was followed by a keynote speech "Corporate Governance and Behavioural Finance" given by Professor René Stulz and an Oxford Union-style debate on the motion “This House believes that company top executives should be paid like government ministers”.

See a guide to Oxford Union debates and a brief history of the Union.

The Egon Zehnder International Prize was won by Renee Adams, Assistant Professor, Department of Finance and SITE, Stockholm School of Economics and an ECGI Research Associate, and Daniel Ferreira, Assistant Professor of Finance, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and an ECGI Research Associate with:

A Theory of Friendly Boards (ECGI Finance Working Paper No. 100/2005)

The Standard Life Investments Finance Prize was won by Patrick Bolton, Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business, Columbia Business School and an ECGI Fellow, José Scheinkman, Charles and Lynn Zhang Professor of Economics, Columbia University and Wei Xiong, Professor of Economics Princeton University with:

Pay for Short-Term Performance: Executive Compensation in Speculative Markets (ECGI Finance Working Paper No.079/2005)

The De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek Law Prize was won by Ronald Gilson, Charles J. Meyers Professor of Law and Business Stanford Law School and Marc and Eva Stern Professor of Law and Business, Columbia U. School of Law and an ECGI Fellow with:

Controlling Shareholders and Corporate Governance: Complicating the Comparative Taxonomy (ECGI Law Working Paper No. 049/2005)

Information

Address:
ETH Zentrum, Rämistrasse 101, GEP Pavillon, Zurich
Contact:
Elaine McPartlan
European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

9 March 2006

16:00
- 17:30

Annual General Meeting - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich

17:45
- 17:55

Open Meeting - Introduction by Professor Dimos Poulikakos

17:55
- 18:40

Annual Lecture - Corporate Governance and Behavioural Finance

Speakers:
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Annual Lecture - Corporate Governance and Behavioural Finance

Time:
17:55h
- 18:40h

Speakers

Conference Documents

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Oxford Union-style Debate - This House believes that company top executives should be paid like government ministers

Time:
18:40h
- 19:55h

Speakers

Fellow Research Member Institutional Member Board Member
20:00

Dinner in the Dozentenfoyer and Presentation of the 2006 ECGI Working Paper Series Prizes

Speakers

Fellow Research Member Institutional Member Board Member

Presentations

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Annual Lecture - Corporate Governance and Behavioural Finance

Time:
17:55h
- 18:40h

Speakers

Conference Documents

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Oxford Union-style Debate - This House believes that company top executives should be paid like government ministers

Time:
18:40h
- 19:55h

Speakers

Fellow Research Member Institutional Member Board Member