Stephen F. Diamond

Santa Clara University - School of Law

500 El Camino Real

Santa Clara, CA 95053

United States

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“  My latest papers include one on shareholder activism, published in the Cambridge Journal of Economics, and a second on insider trading, published in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance. I am currently working on a new paper called The Myth of "Corporate Governance" which extends the argument made in my CJE article.  ”

Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Facebook's Failed IPO and the Era of Insider Capitalism

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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IPO, Securities Law, Investment Banking, Capital Markets

Beyond the Berle and Means Paradigm: Private Equity and the New Capitalist Order

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2007
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Berle and Means, Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, Capitalism, Private Equity

Beyond the Berle and Means Paradigm: Private Equity and the New Capitalist Order

THE EMBEDDED FIRM, Cynthia Williams and Peer Zumbansen, eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-01
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Beyond the Berle and Means Paradigm: Private Equity and the New Capitalist Order

THE EMBEDDED FIRM, Cynthia Williams and Peer Zumbansen, eds., Cambridge, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2011
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Legal Implications of Proposed GM/UAW VEBA

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Nov 2007
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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The Future of the American Law School or, How the 'Crits' Led Brian Tamanaha Astray and His Failing Law Schools Fails

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3-13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Ringing the Bell on the NYSE: Might a Nonprofit Stock Exchange Have Been Efficient?

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Jennifer W. Kuan and Stephen F. Diamond
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Santa Clara University - School of Law
Downloads 338 (110,102)
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Can Institutional Economics Inform the Efficient Market Hypothesis?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Stephen F. Diamond and Jennifer W. Kuan
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
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efficient market hypothesis, cartel, underwriter, NYSE, NASDAQ, bid-ask spread, nonprofit, demutualization

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Legal Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Put Health, Safety and Equity First

Catherine Sandoval, Patricia Cain, Steve Diamond, Allen S. Hammond, IV, Jean Love, Steve Smith, Solmaz Nabipour, M.D., Legal Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Put Health, Safety and Equity First, 61 SANTA CLARA LAW REVIEW 367 (2021).
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 05 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Santa Clara University - School of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law and Stanford University - Department of Anesthesiology
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COVID-19, legal education, equity, health, safety, safety culture, ethics, diversity, diversity and inclusion, educational dialogue, first, amendment, online education, pandemic, pandemic response, educational models, science-based analysis, ethical decision-making, public health, education

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The Myth of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 15 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2021
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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corporate governance, separation of ownership and control, Berle and Means, capitalism, agency theory, stakeholder theory, political economy

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The Importance of Institutional Design: Evidence from the New York Stock Exchange IPO and Reg. NMS

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jan 2012
Stephen F. Diamond and Jennifer W. Kuan
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
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The Facebook Effect: Secondary Markets and Insider Trading in Today's Startup Environment

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2025494
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2015
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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securities regulation, insider trading, secondary markets, startup companies

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Institutional Heterogeneity Among Stock Exchanges: Implications for Market Efficiency

5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Stephen F. Diamond and Jennifer W. Kuan
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
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stock exchange, institutions, efficient market hypothesis, lemons problem

12.

Will the Real 'Che' Guevara Please Stand Up? Labor and Authoritarianism in Sandinista Nicaragua

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2007
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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13.

Occupy Santa Clara? Corporate Personhood Reconsidered

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Santa Clara, Corporate Personhood, Citizens United, Morton Horwitz, Occupy Wall Street

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On Restructuring the NYSE: Might a Nonprofit Stock Exchange Have Been Efficient?

Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Jennifer W. Kuan and Stephen F. Diamond
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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demutualization, stock exchange, nonprofit, hostages

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The 'Petrochina Syndrome': Regulating Capital Markets in the Anti-Globalization Era

29 J. Corp. Law 39 (2003)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2014
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Reconsidering Market Efficiency: A Tale of Two Exchanges

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Jennifer W. Kuan and Stephen F. Diamond
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Using Hostages to Improve the Quality of Financial Disclosure

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Jennifer W. Kuan and Stephen F. Diamond
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Governance Heterogeneity and Performance at US Stock Exchanges: Evidence from Regulation NMS

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Jennifer W. Kuan and Stephen F. Diamond
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Are the Stock Markets 'Rigged'? An Empirical Analysis of Regulatory Change

International Review of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-07
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2018
Stephen F. Diamond and Jennifer W. Kuan
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
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Stock Market, High Frequency Trading, Flash Crashes, Non-Profit, SEC

20.

Ford and UAW Enter Derivatives Market

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 15 Mar 2009
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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New Boss Same as the Old Boss: A Look at the GM/UAW VEBA Post-IPO

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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General Motors, GM, UAW, United Auto Workers, VEBA, Auto Industry

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The Hidden History of the Equal Rights Amendment

The Hidden History of the Equal Rights Amendment, Hal Draper and Stephen F. Diamond, Center for Socialist History, Alameda, California. 2014
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Oct 2014
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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The Petrochina Syndrome: Regulating Capital Markets in the Anti-Globalization Era

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 04 Jan 2004
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Capital Markets, Securities Regulation, PetroChina, China, Labor, Human Rights, Pension Funds, Legitimacy

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Exercising the 'Governance Option': Labor's New Push to Reshape Financial Capitalism

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 May 2019
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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firm, market, financial capitalism, corporate governance, stockholder activism, pension funds, labor unions

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Anatomy of a Financial Meltdown

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Manufacturing 'Orderliness' at the New York Stock Exchange

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Apr 2014
Stephen F. Diamond and Jennifer W. Kuan
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business
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Capital markets, nonprofits, NASD dealer market, NYSE specialist market, institutional design

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Insider Trading: A Clash between Law and Economics

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance, 2020
Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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insider trading, securities fraud, market efficiency, information, capitalism, property rights, fairness, le­gitimacy

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Exercising the ‘Governance Option’: Labour’s New Push to Reshape Financial Capitalism

Cambridge Journal of Economics 2019, 43, 891–916
Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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Firm, Market, Financial capitalism, Corporate governance, Stockholder activism, Pension funds, Labour unions

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From 'Che' to China: Labor and Authoritarianism in the New Global Economy

Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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Trade union, Che Guevara, Democracy, Human Rights, Globalization, China, Labor Law, Eastern Europe

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Rights and Revolution: The Rise and Fall of Nicaragua's Sandinista Movement

Posted: 25 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Stephen F. Diamond
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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Nicaragua, labor, human rights, democracy, cold war