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

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Scholarly Papers (18)

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: 19 Mar 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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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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A New Caremark Era: Causes and Consequences

98 Washington University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 01 Apr 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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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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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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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: 36 Posted: 17 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
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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מחדל בפיקוח וחובת ההשגחה
Director Oversight Duties

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Feb 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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Corporate Law, Retooled: How Books and Records Revamped Judicial Oversight

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 42, forthcoming (2021)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 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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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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להיות כמו דלוור
Be Like Delaware

44 Tel-Aviv University Law Review (forthcoming)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
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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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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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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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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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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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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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