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brc21@cam.ac.uk

Faculty Contact Details

Room: T8

Tel: (3)30084

B.A., LL.B. (Vict. B.C.), LL.M. (Cantab.);
S J Berwin Professor of Corporate Law; Co-Director of the MCL

Interests

Company law. Corporate governance. Law and economics.

CV / Biography

Curriculum Vitae

Multimedia resources

  • LL.M. Corporate Governance Introductory Lectures (University of Cambridge, October 2012):

Publications

 

Books

"The History of Modern U.S. Corporate Governance" (Edward Elgar) (Ed)

Published:
Dec 2011
Publisher:
Edward Elgar
ISBN 13:
978 1 84980 761 6

"Corporate Ownership and Control: British Business Transformed" (OUP)

Published:
Oct 2008
Publisher:
OUP
ISBN:
0199236976
ISBN 13:
978-0199236978

"The Trajectory of (Corporate Law) Scholarship: Inaugural Lecture Delivered" (Cambridge University Press)

Published:
Oct 2003
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
ISBN:
052160639X
ISBN 13:
9780521606394

"Company Law: Theory, Structure and Operation" (Clarendon Press)

Published:
May 1997
Publisher:
Clarendon Press
ISBN:
0198259735
ISBN 13:
978-0198259732

Articles

"Delaware and the Transformation of Corporate Governance" Delaware Journal of Corporate Law 40: 1-76 (2015)

Citation:
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law 40: 1-76 (2015)
Published:
Jun 2015

"The Rise of Corporate Governance in the U.K.: When and Why" Current Legal Problems (2015): 1-43

Citation:
Current Legal Problems (2015): 1-43
Published:
May 2015

"Corporate Governance Since the Managerial Capitalism Era" Business History Review 89: 717-44 (2015)

Citation:
Business History Review 89: 717-44 (2015)
Published:
Mar 2015

"The Origins of the Market for Corporate Control" University of Illinois Law Review (2014): 1835-66

Co-Author/s:
John Armour
Citation:
University of Illinois Law Review (2014): 1835-66
Published:
Aug 2014

"Law and History by Numbers: Use, But With Care" University of Illinois Law Review (2014): 1739-64

Co-Author/s:
Steven A. Bank and Harwell Wells
Citation:
University of Illinois Law Review (2014): 1739-64
Published:
May 2014

"Hedge Fund Activism Canadian Style" University of British Columbia Law Review 47: 1-58 (2014)

Citation:
University of British Columbia Law Review 47: 1-58 (2014)
Published:
Feb 2014

Book Chapters

"Origins of ‘Offensive’ Shareholder Activism in the United States" in Jonathan G.S. Koppell, The Origins of Shareholder Advocacy (Palgrave Macmillan) (Ed), pp. 253-76

Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages:
253-76
Published Date:
Sep 2011
ISBN 13:
978-0-230-10732-8
Co-Author/s:
Jonathan G.S. Koppell

"Law, the Market and Corporate Enterprise: The Case of the Industrial Revolution" in John Armour and Jennifer Payne, Rationality in Company Law: Essays in Honour of DD Prentice (2009) (Hart Publishing) (Ed), pp. 297-318

Publisher:
Hart Publishing
Pages:
297-318
Published Date:
Jan 2009
ISBN 13:
978-1841138060
Co-Author/s:
John Armour and Jennifer Payne