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Asset Managers and Stability

John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul Davies, Luca Enriques, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer and Jennifer Payne.

in Principles of Financial Regulation

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 15561 words.

Collective investment vehicles, and the asset managers that sponsor them, are key market intermediaries in the financial system. In this chapter, we explore their impact on financial...

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Associations and Freedom

Ronald J. Colombo.

in The First Amendment and the Business Corporation

September 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 11370 words.

Alexis de Tocqueville is credited with making the critical connection between associations and freedom. Individual liberty and limited government are best secured and protected in a society...

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Bank Governance

John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul Davies, Luca Enriques, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer and Jennifer Payne.

in Principles of Financial Regulation

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 10976 words.

According to a common narrative, the failure of banks in the financial crisis was partly caused by their poor corporate governance. By ‘corporate governance’, commentators mean the...

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Bank Resolution

John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul Davies, Luca Enriques, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer and Jennifer Payne.

in Principles of Financial Regulation

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 16862 words.

An ideal bank resolution procedure achieves the objective of minimizing the negative externalities of bank failure but allocates the costs of so doing primarily to the bank’s shareholders...

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Bargaining for Religious Accommodations

Robin Fretwell Wilson.

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 12649 words.

In the blowback over Hobby Lobby, nothing has figured more prominently than the implications for same-sex marriage and LGBT rights. Critics now challenge all concessions to religious...

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The Campaign against Religious Liberty

Douglas Laycock.

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 12193 words.

Culture war issues are creating open hostility to religious liberty. We see this in the exaggerated reactions to Hobby Lobby, in the hysterical reactions to the Indiana RFRA, and in attacks...

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Capital Regulation

John Armour, Dan Awrey, Paul Davies, Luca Enriques, Jeffrey N. Gordon, Colin Mayer and Jennifer Payne.

in Principles of Financial Regulation

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 13383 words.

If bank managers and shareholders under-price the risks attached to the bank’s business model, there is a potential role for regulation to address this market failure. The core idea behind...

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Change, Dissent, and the Problem of Consent in Religious Organizations

B. Jessie Hill.

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 10924 words.

Religious institutions often claim the right to be shielded from antidiscrimination or other norms that apply in the broader society. Proponents of church autonomy largely justify the...

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Conclusion

Ronald J. Colombo.

in The First Amendment and the Business Corporation

September 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Company and Commercial Law. 1294 words.

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Conclusion: The Plural Constitution

Tony Prosser.

in The Economic Constitution

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 5944 words.

It is suggested that, contrary to the claims of the ‘new constitutionalist’ school, the UK economic constitution does not impose major substantive constraints on government. This is welcome...

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