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Bermuda

Christopher M. Bruner.

in Re-Imagining Offshore Finance

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 7511 words.

This chapter examines Bermuda, a British Overseas Territory that has long represented a mid-Atlantic waypoint between England and America. Notwithstanding its inauspicious origins, remote...

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Class Actions, Compliance, and Moral Cost

Bruno Deffains and Dominique Demougin.

in Contract Governance

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 7785 words.

This chapter studies the effects of introducing class actions in a competitive environment where some firms have intrinsic motivation to implement the efficient care level. The standard...

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Commercial Opportunism from an Incentive Perspective

Urs Schweizer.

in Contract Governance

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 2292 words.

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Comparative Corporate Governance in Closely Held Corporations

Holger Fleischer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 21363 words.

This chapter examines issues relating to corporate governance in closely held corporations. It begins by describing the typical characteristics of closely held corporations, with particular...

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The Concept of Herd Behaviour: Its Psychological and Neural Underpinnings

Tatsuya Kameda, Keigo Inukai, Thomas Wisdom and Wataru Toyokawa.

in Contract Governance

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 4972 words.

Herding is a key concept underlying various collective phenomena in an increasingly connected world, such as the recent global financial crisis and the spread of civil uprisings in the...

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Conceptualizing the Role of Small Jurisdictions

Christopher M. Bruner.

in Re-Imagining Offshore Finance

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 10527 words.

A number of literatures have addressed the role of small jurisdictions in cross-border finance, or spoken generally to the market terrain they inhabit. This chapter discusses a number of...

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Conclusions

Christopher M. Bruner.

in Re-Imagining Offshore Finance

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 7208 words.

This chapter concludes that the MDSJ concept reflects a coherent category of jurisdictions not comfortably accommodated by extant theoretical frameworks, and that the suite of features...

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Contract Governance

Edited by Stefan Grundmann, Florian Möslein and Karl Riesenhuber.

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 496 pages.

This book introduces and develops contract governance as a new approach to contract theory. It thereby aims at setting an international and interdisciplinary research agenda for modern...

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Contract Governance: Dimensions in Law and Interdisciplinary Research

Stefan Grundmann, Florian Möslein and Karl Riesenhuber.

in Contract Governance

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 29236 words.

This chapter introduces contract governance as a new approach to contract theory. It addresses three cross-sectional themes, relevant for contract governance in general and recurrent in the...

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Contract Governance, Disclosure, and Rule-setting between the Market and the Law

Klaus J. Hopt.

in Contract Governance

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Comparative Law. 3901 words.

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