Laura Nyantung Beny

University of Michigan Law School

Professor of Law

625 South State Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Insider Trading Laws and Stock Markets Around the World: An Empirical Contribution to the Theoretical Law and Economics Debate

University of Michigan Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 04-004, Journal of Corporation Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Feb 2004
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 3,294 (2,059)
Citation 18

Abstract:

insider trading, agency costs, market efficiency, stock markets, law and finance

2.

The Political Economy of Insider Trading Law and Enforcement: Law vs. Politics? International Evidence

Insider Trading Research Handbook, edited by S. Bainbridge. Elgar, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-001
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2012
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,096 (12,978)
Citation 1

Abstract:

insider trading regulation, political economy, law and finance, political theory of finance

3.

Do Investors in Controlled Firms Value Insider Trading Laws? International Evidence

Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Vol. 4, No. 2, 267, 2008, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 06-003, William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 837
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2008
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
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Citation 3

Abstract:

corporate valuation, insider trading, insider trading laws and enforcement, agency costs, private benefits, law and finance

Do Insider Trading Laws Matter? Some Preliminary Comparative Evidence

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 144-83, 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Nov 2004
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
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Citation 29

Abstract:

insider trading law, law and finance, comparative evidence

Do Insider Trading Laws Matter? Some Preliminary Comparative Evidence

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 741
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 246 (98,270)
Citation 29

Abstract:

Insider trading law, Market efficiency, Ownership structure, Law and finance, Comparative capital markets

U.S. Secondary Stock Markets: A Survey of Current Regulatory and Structural Issues and a Reform Proposal to Enhance Competition

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 331
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 08 Jun 2001
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 546 (38,165)

Abstract:

Market microstructure, payment for order flow, market transparency, National Market System

U.S. Secondary Stock Markets: A Survey of Current Regulatory and Structural Issues and a Reform Proposal to Enhance Competition

Columbia Business Law Review, Vol. 2002
Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School

Abstract:

Market microstructure, payment for order flow, market transparency, National Market System

6.

Private Regulation of Insider Trading in the Shadow of Lax Public Enforcement: Evidence from Canadian Firms

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
Laura Nyantung Beny and Anita I. Anand
University of Michigan Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 318 (67,264)
Citation 1

Abstract:

insider trading, private regulation, public enforcement, securities laws, optional corporate rules, extra-territorial effect of U.S. laws

7.

Has Insider Trading Become More Rampant in the United States? Evidence from Takeovers

Insider Trading Research Handbook, S. Bainbridge, ed., Elgar, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Laura Nyantung Beny and H. Nejat Seyhun
University of Michigan Law School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 298 (64,201)
Citation 1

Abstract:

illegal insider trading, tender offers, investments, stock price behavior, takeovers

8.

Diversity Among Elite American Law Firms: a Signal of Quality and Prestige

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 297 (76,712)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Diversity, discrimination, law firms, social norms, neoclassical theory of employment discrimination

9.

Metals or Management? Explaining Africa's Recent Economic Growth Spurt

American Economic Review, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2009
Laura Nyantung Beny and Lisa D. Cook
University of Michigan Law School and Michigan State University - Department of Economics and James Madison College
Downloads 150 (140,201)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Africa, economic growth, economic policy reform, commodities trade, Dutch disease, cross country growth

10.

Analysis of the Republic of South Sudan's Accession to the East African Community: Benefits, Detriments and Recommendations

U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 337
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2013
Laura Nyantung Beny and Matthew Snyder
University of Michigan Law School and University of Michigan Law School
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11.

Sudan's Killing Fields: Political Violence and Fragmentation -- Introduction

Sudan's Killing Fields, Laura Nyantung Beny and Sondra Hale, eds., Red Sea Press, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 336
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2013
Laura Nyantung Beny and Sondra Hale
University of Michigan Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 117 (162,604)

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12.

Sample Selection, Methodology and Implications for the Have Nots: A Commentary on Professors Nielsen's and Albitson's 'the Organizational Environment of Public Interest Practice 1975-2000'

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 5, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 51 (287,285)

Abstract:

public interest, legal profession, empirical methods, the have nots, law and society

13.

Introductory Note to United Nations Security Council Resolution on Targeted Sanctions in South Sudan

54 International Legal Materials (2015), U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 484
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2015
Laura Nyantung Beny
University of Michigan Law School
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Abstract:

United Nations (UN), UN Security Council (UNSC), Africa, South Sudan, civil conflict, international sanctions, targeted sanctions