David C. Donald

Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law

Professor

Faculty of Law

6/F, Lee Shau Kee Building

Shatin, New Territories

Hong Kong

http://www.law.cuhk.edu.hk/en/people/info.php?id=10

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Assessing Hong Kong as an International Financial Centre

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/012
Number of pages: 209 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Department of Politics and Public Administration, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, University of Hong Kong, University of Oxford, St. Peter's College and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Geography
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Abstract:

Hong Kong, international financial center

2.

The Rise and Effects of the Indirect Holding System - How Corporate America Ceded its Shareholders to Intermediaries

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

share transfers, market microstructure, securities settlement, clearing and settlement, UCC, shareholder communications

3.

Approaching Comparative Company Law

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 435 (49,209)

Abstract:

Comparative Company Law, Comparative Law, Corporate Law, Securities Law, EU Law

4.

The Transfer of Securities Pursuant to Article 8 UCC

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 225 (104,681)

Abstract:

Commercial Law, Securities Transfers, Market Structure

5.

Developing a Hybrid Variant from Transplanted Roots: Hong Kong Corporate and Securities Law in the Service of a Chinese International Financial Centre

Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development Working Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 169 (113,235)

Abstract:

Hong Kong, China, company law, corporate law, securities regulation, market quality

6.

Regulating Market Manipulation Through an Understanding of Price Creation

National Taiwan University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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7.

Disintermediating Securities Settlement

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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8.

Heart of Darkness: The Problem at the Core of the US Proxy System and its Solution

Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development Working Paper No. 1/2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Oct 2010
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Proxy, Securities Settlement, Clearing and Settlement

9.

Regulatory Failures in the Design of Securities Settlement Infrastructure

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Sep 2010
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 107 (189,307)

Abstract:

Securities Settlement, Proxy Rules, Corporate Governance, Clearing & Settlement

10.

'Market Quality' and Moral Hazard in Financial Market Design

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

market quality, market efficiency, securities regulation, high frequency trading, moral hazard, clearing and settlement, market microstructure, financial regulation

11.

Development Considerations for a Chinese National Securities Market

Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development Working Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 78 (250,279)

Abstract:

China, Hong Kong, Securities Markets, Capital Market, Law and Development, Finance

12.

Countering Corrupting Conflicts of Interest: The Example of Hong Kong

CUHK Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development Working Paper Series No. 1/2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Jul 2011
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Anti-Corruption, Bribery, Corruption, Hong Kong

13.

Law in Regression? Impacts of Quantitative Research on Law and Regulation

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 58 (252,172)

Abstract:

Law, Economics, Empirical Research, Quantitative Research, Corporate Law, Comparative Law, Securities Regulation

14.

Hong Kong's Public Enforcement Model of Investor Protection

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2017
David C. Donald and Paul W.H. Cheuk
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

corporate law, securities law, derivative actions, unfair prejudice actions, enforcement

15.

Hong Kong's Roles in Supporting the Economic Development of China

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016-29
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Oct 2016
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

China, Hong Kong, Development, Institutions, Finance, History

16.

Conceiving Corporate Governance for an Asian Environment

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016-11
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 May 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Corporate law, company law, comparative law, Asian law, family firms, state owned enterprises, theory of the firm

17.

Evolutionary Development in Hong Kong of Transplanted UK-Origin Takeover Rules

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015-09
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2016
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Takeovers, Acquisitions, Hong Kong, Acting in Concert, Transplantation of Law

18.

History’s Marks on Hong Kong Law - From British Colony, to Chinese SAR

Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development Working Paper No. 5
Posted: 04 Nov 2011
David C. Donald
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Hong Kong, colonial rule, comparative law, legal transplants, path dependence