Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC) 2020

Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC) 2020

  • 12 - 13 June 2020
  • Seoul National University

***Attendance at this event is strictly by invitation only***

The sixth annual GCGC Conference will be hosted by Seoul National University on 12 – 13 June 2020. The Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC) is a global initiative to bring together the best research in law, economics and finance relating to corporate governance at a yearly conference held at 12 leading universities in the Americas, Asia and Europe. The 12 hosting institutions are:

Columbia University,  Goethe University Frankfurt,  Harvard University,  Imperial College London,  National University of Singapore,  Peking University,  Seoul National University,  Stanford University,  Swedish House of Finance,  University of Oxford,  University of Tokyo  and  Yale University.

The aim of the conference series is to attract current research papers of the highest scholarly quality in the field of corporate governance. The conferences are primarily ‘academic to academic’ events with some participants from industry and the public sector including the practitioner partners of GCGC and other invited panelists. The current practitioner partners are Zurich Insurance Group,  and  Japan Exchange Group (JPX).

Information

Address:
Seoul National University, South Korea
Contact:
Elaine McPartlan
European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

Friday 12 June 2020

08:15

Registration

09:00

Session 1: Session Chair TBC

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The Rise of a Network: The Spillover of Political Patronage and Cronyism to the Private Sector

Time:
09:00h
- 10:00h

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Discussants

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On the Universality of Corporate Governance

Time:
10:00h
- 11:00h

Speakers

Discussants

11:00
- 11:30

Coffee break

11:30

Session 2: Session Chair TBC

11:30
- 12:30

The Ownership and Governance of Financial Market Infrastructure

Speakers:
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The Ownership and Governance of Financial Market Infrastructure

Time:
11:30h
- 12:30h

Speakers

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Indirect Investor Protection

Time:
12:30h

Speakers

13:30
- 14:30

Lunch break

14:30

Session 3: Session Chair TBC

14:30
- 15:30

When Shareholders Disagree: Trading after Shareholder Meetings

Speakers:
Miriam Schwartz-Ziv
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When Shareholders Disagree: Trading after Shareholder Meetings

Time:
14:30h
- 15:30h

Speakers

Miriam Schwartz-Ziv
15:30
- 16:30

Picking Friends Before Picking (Proxy) Fights: How Mutual Fund Voting Shapes Proxy Contests

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Picking Friends Before Picking (Proxy) Fights: How Mutual Fund Voting Shapes Proxy Contests

Time:
15:30h
- 16:30h

Speakers

16:30
- 17:00

Coffee break

17:00

Session 4

17:00
- 18:00

Panel Discussion: Foreign Investors

Moderator:
Panelists:
Bill Hwang
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Panel Discussion: Foreign Investors

Time:
17:00h
- 18:00h

Moderator

Panelists

Bill Hwang
18:00

Ends

19:00

Reception & Dinner

Saturday 13 June 2020

08:15

Arrival

08:40
- 09:00

Keynote

09:00

Session 1: Session Chair TBC

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Disloyal managers and shareholders’ wealth

Time:
09:00h
- 10:00h

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Discussants

10:00
- 11:00

Stakeholder Impartiality: A New Classic Approach for the Objectives of the Corporation

Speakers:
Discussant:
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Stakeholder Impartiality: A New Classic Approach for the Objectives of the Corporation

Time:
10:00h
- 11:00h

Speakers

Discussants

11:00
- 11:30

Coffee break

11:30

Session 2: Session Chair TBC

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Irrelevance of Governance Structure

Time:
11:30h
- 12:30h

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Corporate Governance Through Voice and Exit

Time:
12:30h
- 13:30h

Speakers

Discussants

13:30
- 14:30

Lunch break

14:30

Session 3

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Panel Discussion II: Anatomy of Corporate Law

Time:
14:30h
- 15:30h

Moderator

Panelists

Dan Puchniak
15:30
- 16:00

Coffee break

16:00

Session 4: Session Chair TBC

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Does Money Talk? Market Discipline through Selloffs and Boycotts

Time:
16:00h
- 17:00h

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Discussants

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Should Corporations Have a Purpose?

Time:
17:00h
- 18:00h

Speakers

18:00

Reception

Speakers

Miriam Schwartz-Ziv

Presentations

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Welcome

Time:
08:45h
- 09:00h

Speakers

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The Rise of a Network: The Spillover of Political Patronage and Cronyism to the Private Sector

Time:
09:00h
- 10:00h

Speakers

Discussants

Back to all presentations

On the Universality of Corporate Governance

Time:
10:00h
- 11:00h

Speakers

Discussants

Back to all presentations

The Ownership and Governance of Financial Market Infrastructure

Time:
11:30h
- 12:30h

Speakers

Back to all presentations

Indirect Investor Protection

Time:
12:30h

Speakers