Jay Kesten

Florida State University - College of Law

Assistant Professor

425 W. Jefferson Street

Tallahassee, FL 32306

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Managerial Entrenchment and Shareholder Wealth Revisited: Theory and Evidence from a Recessionary Financial Market

2010 Brigham Young University Law Review 1609 (2010-2011), Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1555856
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2012
Jay Kesten
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

managerial entrenchment, market for corporate control, takeovers, corporate governance, G-Index, Entrenchment Index, E-Index, GIM, BCF, financial crisis, recessions

2.

Towards a Moral Agency Theory of the Shareholder Bylaw Power

85 Temple Law Review 758 (2013), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 620
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2015
Jay Kesten
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 172 (123,169)

Abstract:

shareholder bylaws, Delaware corporate law, moral agency, Citizens United, shareholder empowerment, Hirschman, separation of ownership from ownership

3.

Democratizing Corporate Political Activity

FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 May 2013
Jay Kesten
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 96 (189,449)

Abstract:

corporate political activity, corporate political speech, corporate personhood, shareholder empowerment, shareholder bylaws, corporate bylaws, citizens united, bellotti, rent-seeking, political extortion, moral agency, corporate democracy, shareholder democracy

4.

Adjudicating Corporate Auctions

32 Yale Journal on Regulation 45 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 691
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Jay Kesten
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

auction theory, First Price auctions, English auction, Revlon, Revlonland, Revlon duties, corporate auctions, Omnicare, pre-commitment theory, pre-commitments, takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, lock-ups. fiduciary duty, shareholder wealth maximization

5.

Political Uncertainty and the Market for IPOs

41 Journal of Corporation Law 431 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 761, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 15-17
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Jay Kesten and Murat C. Mungan
Florida State University - College of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Abstract:

Political Uncertainty, IPO, Underpricing

6.

Shareholder Political Primacy

Virginia Law & Business Review, Vol 10, No.2, 2016, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 802, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 16-9
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Jay Kesten
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

Corporate Political Activity, Citizens United, Bellotti, Agency Costs, Rent-Seeking, Reverse Rent-Seeking, Democratic Legitimacy, Corporate Democracy, Shareholder Bylaws