Roy Shapira

Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Fellow

Walker Hall

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

Interdiscplinary Center (IDC)

Assistant Professor

P.O. Box 167

Herzliya, 46150

Israel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

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A New Caremark Era: Causes and Consequences

98 Washington University Law Review 1857 (2021)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Compliance, Corporate Governance, Oversight Duties, Caremark, Inspection Rights, Reputation, Derivative Actions, Corporate Law, Shareholder Litigation, Pre-Filing Investigations, Section 220

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Is Pollution Value-Maximizing? The DuPont Case

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
Roy Shapira and Luigi Zingales
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Pollution, Firm Objectives, Environmental Regulation

Is Pollution Value-Maximizing? The Dupont Case

NBER Working Paper No. w23866
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2021
Roy Shapira and Luigi Zingales
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Is Pollution Value-Maximizing? The Dupont Case

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12323
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Sep 2017
Roy Shapira and Luigi Zingales
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Environmental Regulation, Firm Objectives, pollution

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Theory of the Nudnik: The Future of Consumer Activism and What We Can Do to Stop it

73 Vanderbilt Law Review 929 (2020), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3501175
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 18 May 2020
Yonathan A. Arbel and Roy Shapira
University of Alabama - School of Law and Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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consumer law, contracts, consumer protection, big data, law & technology, reputation, private ordering, consumer reviews, personalized contracts

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The Power of the Narrative in Corporate Lawmaking

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 20-21, European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper 554/2020
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
Mark J. Roe and Roy Shapira
Harvard Law School and Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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corporate governance, short-termism, hedge funds, shareholder activism, behavioral economics, securities regulation, agency costs, research and development, narrative, political economy, corporate interests

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A Reputational Theory of Corporate Law

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 13 Apr 2015
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Corporate Governance, Reputation, Corporate Law, Fiduciary Duty Litigation, Securities Law, SEC, Corporate Litigation, Securities Litigation, Law and Social Norms, SEC settlements

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להיות כמו דלוור
Be Like Delaware

44 Tel-Aviv University Law Review (forthcoming)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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דיני חברות, דיני ניירות ערך, גילוי מסמכים, בית משפט כלכלי, שיקול דעת עסקי, וועדת עסקאות, וועדת תביעות

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מחדל בפיקוח וחובת ההשגחה
Director Oversight Duties

משפט ועסקים כד (צפוי להתפרסם) 24 Law and Business (forthcoming) [Hebrew]
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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חובות נושאי משרה, דיני חברות, ציות לחוק, תכנית ציות פנימי, ועדת תביעות, גילוי מסמכים מקדים, פטור בדיעבד, סעדים

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Reputation Through Litigation: How the Legal System Shapes Behavior by Producing Information

Washington Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Reputation, Litigation, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance, Law and Social Norms, Court of Public Opinion, Pleading Standards, Opennes of Proceedings, Trial versus Settlement, Business Law, Expressive Law

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Corporate Philanthropy as Signaling and Co-Optation

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 5, 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 May 2012
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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corporate philanthropy, signaling, agency costs, corporate disclosure, corporate social responsibility

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Corporate Law, Retooled: How Books and Records Revamped Judicial Oversight

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 42, forthcoming (2021)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Corporate Law, Shareholder Litigation, Inspection Rights, Section 220, Pleading, Discovery, Pre-Filing Investigations, Delaware Courts, Corwin, Caremark, Corporate Governance

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דלתות מסתובבות ומידת האפקטיביות של תקופות צינון
Revolving Doors and the Ineffectiveness of Cooling-Off Periods

34 Bar Ilan University Law Review (forthcoming, 2021) [Hebrew]
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Revolving Door, Cooling-Off Period, Enforcement, Public Choice, Regulatory Capture

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Law As Source: How the Legal System Facilitates Investigative Journalism

37 Yale Law & Policy Review 153 (2018)
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Law and Media, Reputation, Accountability, Investigative Journalism, Corporate Governance, Freedom of Information, Secret Settlements, Mandatory Arbitration, Protective Orders, Pulitzer Prize, Law and Social Norms

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משפט ומוניטין: כיצד ההליך המשפטי מכתיב סנקציות מוניטיניות
Litigation and Reputational Sanctions

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jan 2019
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Reputation, Litigation, Corporate Governance, Law and Social Norms, Economic Analysis of Law, Civil Procedure, Court of Public Opinion, Opennes of Proceedings, Trial versus Settlement

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הקניין החדש וסדרי הכוחות הישנים
The New Property and the Old Status Quo

צפוי להתפרסם ב"משפט, חברה ותרבות" (כרך "כלכלה, מוסדות ומשפט בישראל")
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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דיני קניין, משפט חוקתי, משפט מנהלי, "קניין חדש", קבוצות לחץ, כשל רגולטורי

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מתי יש ליתן מעמד בכורה לעמדת המאסדר? תובנות מהספרות על שבי רגולטורי
When Should Judges Defer to Agency Interpretation? A Regulatory Capture Perspective

Iyunei Mishpat Forum (Tel-Aviv University Law Review) (2020)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Judicial Review, Regulatory Capture, Deference, Regulators' Reputation, Class Actions

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Mandatory Arbitration and the Market for Reputation

99 Boston University Law Review 873 (2019)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2019 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Arbitration, Shareholder Litigation, Reputation, Section 220 Requests, Whistleblowing, PSLRA, SEC Enforcement, Mandatory Arbitration Provisions, Information Production, Law and Reputation, Economic Analysis of Law

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An Information-Production Theory of Liability Rules

89 University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Sep 2021
Assaf Jacob and Roy Shapira
The Interdisciplinary Center Radziner School of Law and Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Torts, Liability Rules, Defenses, Information-Production, Reputation, Litigation, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, Autonomous Vehicles, Cybersecurity, Secret Settlements, Strict Liability, Negligence, Comparative Fault, Contributory Fault, Assumption of Risk

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Comprehensibility and Accountability

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jan 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Disclosure, Information Overload, Information Asymmetries, Accountability, Readability, Transparency, Consumer Protection, Economic Regulation, Securities Markets

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Consumer Activism: From the Informed Minority to the Crusading Minority

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 69, 2020, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3568768
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2020
Yonathan A. Arbel and Roy Shapira
University of Alabama - School of Law and Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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consumer contracts, markets, consumer protection

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קיירמארק בישראל? חובות ההשגחה של נושאי משרה בעקבות ההחלטה בעניין אהרוני נ' מזרחי Caremark in Israel?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2021
Roy Shapira
Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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חובת ההשגחה, מחדל בפיקוח,חובות נושאי משרה, דיני חברות, ציות לחוק, תכנית ציות פנימי, ועדת תביעות, גילוי מסמכים מקדים, פטור בדיעבד, סעדים