James F. Cotter

Wake Forest University School of Business

Associate Professor

Farrell Hall 384

P.O. Box 7659

Winston-Salem, NC 27109-7659

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Dodd-Frank's Say on Pay: Will it Lead to a Greater Role for Shareholders in Corporate Governance?

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 97, 2012, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-49
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
Randall S. Thomas, Alan R. Palmiter and James F. Cotter
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Wake Forest University School of Business
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Dodd-Frank's Say on Pasy, Shareholder Voting, Executive Pay, Corporate Governance, ISS, Empirical Analysis

2.

Shareholder Proposals in the New Millennium: Shareholder Support, Board Response, and Market Reaction

13 Journal of Corporate Finance 368 (2007), Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-30
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
James F. Cotter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Citation 32

Abstract:

shareholder, corporate governance, investors, market performance

3.

Measuring Securities Market Efficiency in the Regulatory Setting

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 63, p. 105, 2000, Vanderbilt Law School, Joe C. Davis Working Paper No. 99-14
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Apr 2000
James F. Cotter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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4.

The First Year of 'Say on Pay' Under Dodd-Frank: An Empirical Analysis and Look Forward

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 3, 2013, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-32, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2220259
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 10 May 2013
James F. Cotter, Alan R. Palmiter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Say on Pay, Dodd-Frank, Empirical, ISS

5.

ISS Recommendations and Mutual Fund Voting on Proxy Proposals

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2010, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 144 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
James F. Cotter, Alan R. Palmiter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Citation 4

Abstract:

mutual fund voting, ISS, corporate governance, shareholders

Firm Commitment Underwriting Risk and the Over-Allotment Option: Do We Need Further Legal Regulation?

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 245, Fall 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
James F. Cotter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Citation 1

Abstract:

underwriting, risk, allotment, regulation

Firm Commitment Underwriting Risk And The Over-Allotment Option: Do We Need Further Legal Regulation?

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 245, Fall 1998
Posted: 11 Aug 1999
James F. Cotter and Randall S. Thomas
Wake Forest University School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Law School

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7.

The Structure of Debt and Active Equity Investors: The Case of The Buyout Specialist

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 59, No. 1, January 1, 2001
Posted: 09 Apr 2001
James F. Cotter and Sarah W. Peck
Wake Forest University School of Business and Marquette University - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Leveraged buyouts; Buyout specialists; Active investors; Financial distress; Debt structure

8.

The Structure of Debt and Equity Financing and the Likelihood of Subsequent Default in Leveraged Buyouts

Posted: 18 May 1998
James F. Cotter and Sarah W. Peck
Wake Forest University School of Business and Marquette University - Department of Finance

Abstract:

9.

Do Independent Directors Enhance Target Shareholder Wealth During Tender Offers?

Posted: 08 May 1998
James F. Cotter, Anil Shivdasani and Marc Zenner
Wake Forest University School of Business, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Citigroup, Inc. - Investment Banking Division

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