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Books

  • Business Organization and Finance: Legal and Economic Principles, 12th Ed. (with Coffee, Jr., and Klein) (Foundation Press, 2015)
  • Business Organization and Finance: Legal and Economic Principles, 12th Ed. (with Coffee, Jr. , and Klein) (Foundation Press, 2015)
  • Corporations: A Contemporary Approach , 2nd Ed. (with Palmiter) (West Academic Publishing, 2014)
  • Wait: the Art and Science of Delay (Public Affairs, 2012)
  • The Match King: Ivar Kreuger, The Financial Genius Behind a Century of Wall Street Scandals (Public Affairs, 2010)
  • F.I.A.S.C.O.: Blood in the Water on Wall Street (W.W. Norton and Company, 2009)
  • Infectious Greed: How Deceit and Risk Corrupted the Financial Markets, 2nd Ed. (Public Affairs, 2009)
  • Corporations Law and Policy: Materials and Problems, 6th Ed. (with Bauman, and Palmiter) (Thompson West, 2007)

Chapters of Books or Articles within Books

Journal Articles

Other Print and Electronic Media

  • Few Traders Are Likely to Be Deterred by Verdict on Tom Hayes Financial Times (August 4, 2015)
  • Is Herbalife a Pyramid Scheme? The Atlantic (June 2014)
  • Five Years after Lehman's Collapse, Bankers Still Haven't Confronted Their Biases Harvard Business Review (September 16, 2013)
  • Inside Men The New York Times (June 27, 2013)
  • What's Inside America's Banks The Atlantic (with Eisinger) (January 2, 2013)
  • Why a Long Presidential Race is Good for Democracy Washington Post (October 5, 2012)
  • Should Lunch Breaks Be Mandatory? BBC News Magazine (September 6, 2012)
  • Who Are the True Villains of the StanChart Tragedy? Financial Times (August 8, 2012)
  • Make Banks Pay If They Cheat on Libor Financial Times (July 15, 2012)
  • Act Fast, but Not Necessarily First Harvard Business Review (July 13, 2012)
  • Beyond the Blink The New York Times (July 6, 2012)
  • Waiting Game Financial Times (June 22, 2012)
  • Rebuild the Pillars of 1930s Wall Street Financial Times (May 13, 2012)
  • Goldman's 'Muppets' Need Treating Like True Clients Financial Times (March 15, 2012)
  • Should Some Bankers Be Prosecuted? The New York Review of Books (with Madrick) (November 10, 2011)
  • Did Fannie Cause the Disaster? The New York Review of Books (with Madrick) (October 27, 2011)
  • Waiting Game: Taking the Long View Financial Times (September 30, 2011)
  • On Rogues, Risk-Taking, and Restoring Trust in Banks Financial Times (September 22, 2011)
  • The Coming World of Smaller Banks Financial Times (August 10, 2011)
  • The Real Insider Tip from the Galleon Verdict Financial Times (May 11, 2011)
  • Grubby Lessons from a Life of Serial Fraud Financial Times (April 8, 2011)
  • Washington's Financial Disaster The New York Times (January 29, 2011)
  • Crash Tests Financial Times (December 24, 2010)
  • Sunlight Shows Cracks in Crisis Rescue Story Financial Times (December 3, 2010)
  • Friends in High Finance Financial Times (November 20, 2010)
  • High Financier Financial Times (July 3, 2010)
  • Downgrade the Rating Agencies The New York Times (with Casey) (June 6, 2010)
  • Goldman Is Wrong Target for Official Censure Financial Times (May 11, 2010)
  • Do CDOs Have Social Value The New York Times (April 27, 2010)
  • The Dodd Wall Street Charade The Daily Beast (April 24, 2010)
  • Wall Street Beware Financial Times (April 18, 2010)
  • Show Us the Email The New York Times (with Black, and Spitzer) (December 19, 2009)
  • Financial Reform: Lessons from 1929 Businessweek (October 1, 2009)
  • Books About Financial Schemes The Wall Street Journal (May 23, 2009)
  • Danger In Wall Street's Shadows The New York Times (May 15, 2009)
  • Geithner's Stress Test Sham The Daily Beast (May 7, 2009)
  • Rated F For Failure Financial Times (with Fons) (March 16, 2009)
  • Prepare to Bury the Fatally Wounded Big Banks Financial Times (January 19, 2009)
  • Citigroup Bailout Is Smart But Not Risk-Free Financial Times (November 27, 2008)
  • Hedge Fund Managers Are the Heroes of this Crisis The Daily Beast (November 18, 2008)
  • Buy The Loans The New York Times (September 26, 2008)
  • Hubris - Is Thy Name Richard Fuld? Financial Times (September 14, 2008)
  • Do Investors Have a Right to Know about a CEO's Illness? Financial Times (July 30, 2008)
  • Do Away with Rating-Based Rules Financial Times (July 9, 2008)
  • The Gamble of Short-Term Pain for Long-Term Gain Financial Times (February 4, 2008)
  • Kerviel Is Just Part of a Global Rogues' Gallery Financial Times (January 28, 2008)
  • Markets Abhor the Vacuum Left by Derivatives Financial Times (August 10, 2007)
  • A Gamekeeper Turns to the Poachers Financial Times (June 6, 2007)
  • Credit Derivatives Play a Dangerous Game Financial Times (July 17, 2006)
  • The Malignant Side of Corporate Voting Culture Financial Times (May 17, 2006)
  • Take Away the Credit Rating Agencies' Licenses Financial Times (March 13, 2006)
  • When Disney Wishes upon a Pixar... Financial Times (January 24, 2006)
  • Investing in Fantasy Land Financial Times (December 28, 2005)
  • Must-Reads for Budding Fraudsters Financial Times (August 10, 2005)
  • A Serious Question for All the Overpaid Bankers Financial Times (August 4, 2005)
  • Congress Should Open Up Credit Ratings to Competition Financial Times (June 29, 2005)
  • Wall Street's Franchise is Fading Financial Times (April 6, 2005)
  • Cautionary Tales of Internet Stocks Financial Times (February 14, 2005)
  • Road Rules for Hedge Funds The New York Times (December 14, 2004)
  • Why Nobody Mentioned Markets Financial Times (October 20, 2004)
  • A Man's Game in Need of Women Financial Times (July 26, 2004)
  • The Way to a Politician's Heart Financial Times (June 14, 2004)
  • The Case for Smarter Prosecutions Financial Times (March 11, 2004)
  • The Real Mutual Fund Problem San Diego Union-Tribune (December 5, 2003)
  • Want to Vote? Answer This... The New York Times (with Martin) (July 28, 2003)
  • The Wrong Way to Prosecute Fraud San Diego Union-Tribune (May 11, 2003)
  • Reaping a Bitter Harvest from the Years of Greed Evening Standard (April 23, 2003)
  • Unsound Advice from the Sage of Omaha Financial Times (April 3, 2003)
  • Tracing the Roots of Enron's Downfall San Diego Union-Tribune (January 27, 2002)
  • Stock Gambling on the Cheap The New York Times (December 21, 2000)
  • Strange New Math of Palm Inc. The New York Times (March 15, 2000)
  • Do You Know Where Your Money Is Now? Mail on Sunday (October 25, 1998)
  • Playing Roulette with the Global Economy The New York Times (September 30, 1998)
  • High-Finance Fiction Los Angeles Times Book Review (February 8, 1998)

Presentations and Conferences

  • "What's (Still) Wrong with Credit Rating Agencies" as presenter at UC Berkeley Law School (February 9, 2017)
  • "What's (Still) Wrong with Credit Rating Agencies" as presenter at Vanderbilt University Law School (February 6, 2017)
  • "Can We Really Govern for the Long-Term vs. Quarterly Fixation? " at Corporate Directors Forum (January 23, 2017)
  • "What's (Still) Wrong with Credit Rating Agencies" as presenter at University of California, Irvine - School of Law (January 13, 2017)
  • "Why [Transactional] Law Matters" at AALS Annual Meeting (January 6, 2017)
  • "What's (Still) Wrong with Credit Rating Agencies" at Standford University (December 2, 2016)
  • "Information Bundling and Securites Litigation " at Graduate School of Business: Accounting, Stanford University (November 30, 2016)
  • "Corporations and Human Life" at Standford Law School (November 28, 2016)
  • "Hedge Fund Activism" at Sydney Law School (September 26, 2016)
  • "Emerging Issues in Governance and Investing" at Public Funds Forum (September 8, 2016)
  • "Activist Investors" at Oxford University (September 1, 2016)
  • "The Second Wave of Hedge Fund Activism" as presenter at Fordham Law School (April 28, 2016)
  • "Delaware and Financial Institutions" as presenter at University of California, Berkeley (April 14, 2016)
  • "The Second Wave of Hedge of Fund Activism" as presenter at Notre Dame Law School (April 8, 2016)
  • "The Second Wave of Hedge Fund Activism" as presenter at USC Gould School of Law (January 28, 2016)
  • "Top Hedge Funds: The Importance of Reputation in Shareholder Activism" as presenter and participant at Brigham Young University School of Law (November 13, 2015)
  • "The Effects of Hedge Fund Activism" as presenter and participant at Conference on the Future of Research on Hedge Fund Activism at University of San Diego (October 23, 2015)
  • "Top Hedge Funds: The Importance of Reputation in Shareholder Activism" as presenter at Vanderbilt Law School (October 12, 2015)
  • "Corporate Innovation and Regulation" as presenter at Sydney Law School (September 16, 2015)
  • "The New Credit Rating Regime" as presenter at University of Hong Kong (September 11, 2015)
  • "Bank Reputation" as presenter at Centre for Corporate Reputation, Said Business School, Oxford University (September 3, 2015)
  • "Regulating Financial Innovation: OF Credit Ratings and Hedge Fund Activism" as presenter at Center for Advanced Studies, LMU (July 2, 2015)
  • "Credit Ratings and Regulatory License Theory" as presenter at World Credit Rating Forum (June 29, 2015)
  • "Quantifying Reasonable Doubt" as presenter at American Business Trial Lawyers Annual Conference (October 17, 2014)
  • "Keynote Address: Strategic Decision Making, The Art of Delay and Influencing Decisions" as presenter at American Business Trial Lawyers Annual Conference (October 16, 2014)
  • "Options and Team Production Theory" as presenter at Berle VI Symposium at Seattle University (June 24, 2014)
  • "Keynote Address: Who Is Our Audience and How Confident Are We? (with an application to pyramid schemes)" as presenter at National Business Law Scholars Conference at Loyola Law School (June 19, 2014)
  • "US Hedge Fund Activism " as presenter at Hedge Fund Activism and Issues in Market Manipulation at University of Sydney Law School (June 7, 2014)
  • "Keynote Address: Procrastination and Success" as presenter at Phi Beta Kappa at University of San Diego School of Law (May 23, 2014)
  • "A Look Inside the Supreme Court Argument in Halliburton" as presenter at Faculty Colloquium at University of San Diego School of Law (March 19, 2014)
  • "Keynote Address: Financial Crises and Corruption through the Lens of Probability and the Law" as presenter at Business History Conference 2014 (March 13, 2014)
  • "The Art and Science of Procrastination in Decision Making" as presenter at National Centre for Business Law (February 4, 2014)
  • "The Law and Finance of Hedge Fund Activism" as presenter at Faculty of Law at University of British Columbia (February 4, 2014)
  • "Finance and Society" as presenter at Stanford Business School (February 3, 2014)
  • "Keynote Chat with Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Schapiro" as presenter at Directors Forum (January 28, 2014)
  • "How Reputations Are Won and Lost in Modern Information Markets" as presenter at University of San Diego-Oxford University Conference on Media and Markets at University of San Diego School of Law (January 17, 2014)
  • "Comments on How Pervasive Is Corporate Fund?" as presenter at American Economics Association Annual Conference (January 4, 2014)

Contact:

Office of the Dean
Warren Hall, Room 201
Phone: (619) 260-4527