Scott Hirst

Harvard Law School

1575 Massachusetts

Hauser 406

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Private Ordering and the Proxy Access Debate

The Business Lawyer, Vol. 65, No. 2, pp. 329–360, February 2010., Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 653,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Proxy access, Securities and Exchange Commission, shareholder voting, corporate elections, corporate governance, directors, default rules, private ordering, boards

2.

The Harvard Law School Proxy Access Roundtable

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 661
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 21 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2010
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Proxy access, Securities and Exchange Commission, shareholder voting, corporate elections, corporate governance, directors, boards

3.

Towards the Declassification of S&P 500 Boards

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp.157-184 (2013).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Lucian A. Bebchuk, Scott Hirst and June Rhee
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Yale University - Yale Program on Financial Stability
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Abstract:

Staggered boards, classified boards, shareholder proposals, shareholder voting, shareholder activism, public pension funds, corporate governance

4.

The Agency Problems of Institutional Investors

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2017
Lucian A. Bebchuk, Alma Cohen and Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

institutional investors, investment managers, mutual funds, index funds, hedge fund activism

5.

Universal Proxies

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 35, No. 2, (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2017
Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Proxy Contests, Director Elections, Shareholder Activism, Proxy Voting, Universal Proxies

6.

Social Responsibility Resolutions

Journal of Corporation Law, 2017, Forthcoming, Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance Working Paper 2016-06
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 May 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2016
Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Shareholder Resolutions, Corporate Social Responsibility, Shareholder Voting, Mutual Funds, Fiduciary Duties, Shareholder Proposals, ESG

7.

Frozen Charters

34(1) Yale Journal on Regulation 91-166 (2017)
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 11 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2017
Scott Hirst
Harvard Law School
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Abstract:

Shareholder voting, corporate governance, charter amendment, broker voting