Paul G. Mahoney

University of Virginia School of Law

David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor

580 Massie Road

Charlottesville, VA 22903

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

The Common Law and Economic Growth: Hayek Might Be Right

University of Virginia Law School, Legal Studies Working Paper No. 00-8
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jan 2000
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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The Common Law and Economic Growth: Hayek Might Be Right

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 503-525, June 2001
Posted: 12 Nov 2001
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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Market Manipulation: A Comprehensive Study of Stock Pools

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Sep 2004
Guolin Jiang, Paul G. Mahoney and Jianping Mei
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Virginia School of Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Manipulation, market regulation, politics of finance

Market Manipulation: A Comprehensive Study of Stock Pools

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Guolin Jiang, Paul G. Mahoney and Jianping Mei
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Virginia School of Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Manipulation, market regulation, politics of finance

Market Manipulation: A Comprehensive Study of Stock Pools

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-04-022
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Guolin Jiang, Paul G. Mahoney and Jianping Mei
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Virginia School of Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Manipulation, Market regulation, Politics of finance

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Manager-Investor Conflicts in Mutual Funds

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2004
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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mutual funds, agency costs

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Corporate Financial Transactions

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Oct 1999
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Deceased and University of Virginia School of Law
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Advisers by Another Name

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2021-01
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Jan 2021
Paul G. Mahoney and Adriana Robertson
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Chicago Law School
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Index funds, passive investment, mutual funds, Investment Advisers Act, Investment Company Act

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The New Separation of Ownership and Control: Institutional Investors and ESG

Columbia Business Law Review 2021(2) , Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2021-09, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2021-18
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2021
Paul G. Mahoney and Julia D. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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ESG, retail investors, institutional investors, securities regulation, disclosure, investments, ESG ratings, sustainability, CSR, SRI, corporate social responsibility, socially responsible investment

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The Appraisal Remedy and Merger Premiums

USC CLEO Research Paper No. 99-5
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 1999
Paul G. Mahoney and Mark Weinstein
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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The Value of Judicial Independence: Evidence from 18th Century England

Univ. of Virginia Law & Econ Research Paper No. 03-12; USC Law and Public Policy Research Paper No. 04-2; USC Law School, Olin Research Paper No. 04-2
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2004
Daniel M. Klerman and Paul G. Mahoney
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Judicial independence, Glorious Revolution, law and finance

The Value of Judicial Independence: Evidence from 18th Century England

7 American Law & Economics Review 1-27 (2005), USC Law and Public Policy Research Paper No. 04-27, USC CLASS Research Paper No. 04-27
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2014
Daniel M. Klerman and Paul G. Mahoney
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Judicial independence, Glorious Revolution, law and finance

Competing Norms and Social Evolution: Is the Fittest Norm Efficient?

UVA Law School, Legal Studies Working Paper No. 00-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 May 2000
Paul G. Mahoney and Chris William Sanchirico
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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Competing Norms and Social Evolution: Is the Fittest Norm Efficient?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 149, 2001
Posted: 31 May 2001
Paul G. Mahoney and Chris William Sanchirico
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

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The Regulation of Trading Markets: A Survey and Evaluation

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2017-07
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Paul G. Mahoney and Gabriel V. Rauterberg
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
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market regulation, market structure

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Citation 11

The Political Economy of the Securities Act of 1933

UVA Law School, Legal Studies Working Paper No. 00-11
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 May 2000
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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The Political Economy of the Securities Act of 1933

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2001
Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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Legal Origin or Colonial History?

3 Journal of Legal Analysis 379-409 (2011), USC CLEO Research Paper No. C11-9, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 11-16, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2011-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
University of Southern California Gould School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Harvard Law School and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
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legal origin, colonial origin, colonial history, economic growth, civil law, common law

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The Origins of the Blue Sky Laws: A Test of Competing Hypotheses

UVA Law & Economics Research Paper No. 01-11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Blue sky laws, political choice, event history

Norms, Repeated Games, and the Role of Law

UVA Law and Economics Research Paper No. 02-3
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 May 2002
Chris William Sanchirico and Paul G. Mahoney
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
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Norms, Repeated Games, and the Role of Law

U of Penn. Law School, Public Law Working Paper 41; U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 03-24
Posted: 06 Aug 2003
Paul G. Mahoney and Chris William Sanchirico
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

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social norms, game theory, repeated games, counterfactual problem, third-party enforcement problem, subgame perfection, tit-for-tat, def-for-dev, grim strategy

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The Economics of Securities Regulation: A Survey

Foundations and Trends in Finance, forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2021-14
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 24 Aug 2021
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Securities regulation, mandatory disclosure; Securities and Exchange Commission; law and finance; politics of finance

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Legal Origin?

35 Journal of Comparative Economics 278-293 (2007), University of Southern California CLEO Research Paper No. C07-5, University of Southern California Law Legal Studies Paper No. 07-3
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
Daniel M. Klerman and Paul G. Mahoney
University of Southern California Gould School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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General and Specific Legal Rules

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper 04-13
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Paul G. Mahoney and Chris William Sanchirico
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
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legal rules, general versus specific rules, lobbying, rules versus standards, simple versus complex rules

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Mandatory vs. Contractual Disclosure in Securities Markets: Evidence from the 1930s

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Paul G. Mahoney and Jianping Mei
University of Virginia School of Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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Mandatory disclosure, securities laws

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The Public Utility Pyramids

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2010-09
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Corporate Structure, Pyramids, Concentrated Ownership, Public Utilities

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Deregulation and the Subprime Crisis

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2017-08
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2017
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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deregulation, financial crisis, prudential regulation

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Equity Market Structure Regulation: Time to Start Over

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2020-11
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2020
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Reg NMS, equity market structure, trading markets

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Adam Smith, Prophet of Law & Economics

Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2016-5
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Adam Smith, jurisprudence, law & economics

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Norms and Signals: Some Skeptical Observations

UVA Law & Economics Research Paper No. 01-7
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Nov 2001
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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The Development of Securities Law in the United States

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Apr 2009
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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The Regulatory Effect: Did Regulatory Change Slow Credit Growth after the Great Depression and Great Recession?

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2019-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Jun 2019
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Regulation, Great Depression, financial crises

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Trust and Opportunism in Close Corporations

NBER Working Paper No. w6819
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2022
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Soft Dollars, Hard Choices: Reconciling US and EU Policies on Sell-Side Research

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2019-21
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Dec 2019
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
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Soft-dollar brokerage, sell-side research

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IPO Underpricing: A Tale of a Different 1920s

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2022
Jie Gan, Paul G. Mahoney and Jianping Mei
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, University of Virginia School of Law and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
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IPO underpricing, market efficiency, regulation

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Editor's Introduction

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 239-275, 1999
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Paul G. Mahoney and Mark Weinstein
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department

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Were the Stock Pools Manipulative?

University of Virginia Legal Studies Working Paper No. 96-8
Posted: 13 Jun 1998
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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The Exchange as Regulator

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 7, 1997
Posted: 25 Jul 1997
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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Technology, Property Rights in Information, and Securities Regulation

Washington University Law Quarterly Symposium on Electronic Technology and Securities Regulation, Vol. 75, No. 2 (1997).
Posted: 11 Jun 1997
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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Contract Remedies: A Survey and Critique

Boudewijn Bouckaert and Gerrit De Geest (eds.), Encyclopedia of Law & Economics, Edward Elgar, Cheltemham, 1997, No. 7400
Posted: 10 Mar 1997
Paul G. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law

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