Assaf Hamdani

Hebrew University - Faculty of Law

Associate Professor

Mount Scopus, 91905

Israel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

The Elusive Quest for Global Governance Standards

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 157, pp. 1263-1317, 2009, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 633
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,772 (2,662)
Citation 29

Abstract:

Corporate governance, investor protection, agency costs, law and finance, governance indices, global standards, best practices, controlling shareholders, CGQ, anti-director index, anti-self-dealing index.

2.

Federal Corporate Law: Lessons from History

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, pp. 1793-1839, 2006, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 558
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,501 (8,186)
Citation 9

Abstract:

State competition, regulatory competition, Delaware regulations, incorporations, Corporate Charters, corporate law, corporate governance, securities regulations, SEC

3.

Rewarding Outside Directors

Harvard Law & Economics Discussion Paper No. 578, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 85/2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Assaf Hamdani and Reinier Kraakman
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law and Harvard Law School
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Citation 3

Abstract:

independent directors, liability, gatekeepers

4.

Institutional Investors as Minority Shareholders

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Yishay Yafeh and Assaf Hamdani
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Institutional Investors, Minority Shareholders, Business Groups, Shareholder Activism, Mutual Funds, Emerging Markets

5.

Gatekeeper Liability

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 53, 2003
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Mar 2005
Assaf Hamdani
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

gatekeepers, strict liability, negligence, securities fraud, secondary liability

6.

Corporate Control and Idiosyncratic Vision

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 444, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 206, Yale Law Journal, Vol. 125, 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
Zohar Goshen and Assaf Hamdani
Columbia University - Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 722 (13,622)

Abstract:

Concentrated Ownership, Dispersed Ownership, Corporate Law, Self Dealing, Entire Fairness, Dividend, Freezeout, Business Judgment Rule, Agency Cost, Control Premium, Financial Contracting, Asymmetric Information, Idiosyncratic Vision, Dual Class Shares, Controlling Shareholder, Minority Protection

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Citation 12

Optimal Defaults for Corporate Law Evolution

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 96, No. 2, pp. 489-520, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 343, November 2001
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 523 (40,329)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Shareholders, managers, directors, default rules, interpretation, takeovers, antitakeover statutes, poison pill, and staggered boards

Optimal Defaults for Corporate Law Evolution

NBER Working Paper No. w8703
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 35 (371,012)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Optimal Defaults for Corporate Law Evolution

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3140
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jan 2002
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
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Citation 12
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Shareholders, managers, directors, default rules, interpretation, takeovers, anti-takeover statutes, poison pill, staggered boards

8.

Vigorous Race or Leisurely Walk: Reconsidering the Competition Over Corporate Charters

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 553-615, 2002, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 376, July 2002
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 450 (48,309)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Delaware, Incorporation, Corporate Charters, Corporate Governance, Regulatory Competition, Managers, Shareholders, Takeovers, Barriers to entry, Network Externalities, Federalism

9.

Mens Rea and the Cost of Ignorance

Bar Ilan Univ. Pub Law Working Paper No. 06-4
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Assaf Hamdani
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 314 (71,218)

Abstract:

criminal law, strict liability, mens rea, statutory rape

10.

Deterrence and the Corporate Death Penalty

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Assaf Hamdani and Alon Klement
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law and Buchman Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University
Downloads 262 (87,563)

Abstract:

Criminal Liability, Corporate Sanction, Marginal Deterrence, Collective Action

11.

Optimal Liability for Libel

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 372
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Aug 2002
Oren Bar-Gill and Assaf Hamdani
Harvard Law School and Hebrew University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 220 (107,620)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Libel, Externalities, Liability, Tort Law, Constitutional Law

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment in Israel

Hebrew University of Jerusalem Legal Research Paper No. 15-33
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2016
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 180 (133,683)

Abstract:

incentives, competition, pensions

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment in Israel

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10911
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Nov 2015
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Abstract:

Competition, Incentives, Pension Funds, Retirement Savings

13.

The Class Defense

California Law Review, Vol. 93, 2005
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Nov 2004
Assaf Hamdani and Alon Klement
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law and Buchman Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University
Downloads 166 (136,479)
Citation 3

Abstract:

class action, litigation, peer to peer

14.

Hidden Government Influence Over Privatized Banks

Theoretical Inquires in Law, Forthcoming, USC CLEO Research Papers Series No. C11-15, USC Legal Studies Research Papers Series No. 11-22
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Assaf Hamdani and Ehud Kamar
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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Institutional Investors as Minority Shareholders: Do They Matter When Ownership is Concentrated?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7934
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Assaf Hamdani and Yishay Yafeh
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Abstract:

Business Groups, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Emerging Markets, Institutional Investors, Minority Shareholders, Mutual Funds, Shareholder Activism

16.

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w22634
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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17.

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 459/2016
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Feb 2016
Hebrew University - Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Abstract:

competition, incentives, pension funds, retirement savings