Michael C. Schouten

University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law

Researcher

Amsterdam, 1018 WB

Netherlands

Duisenberg School of Finance

Graduate Research Fellow

Gustav Mahlerplein 117

Amsterdam, 1082 MS

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

The Case for Mandatory Ownership Disclosure

Stanford Journal of Law, Business, and Finance, Vol. 15, pp. 127-182, 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Michael C. Schouten
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

ownership disclosure, market efficiency, corporate governance, monitoring, hedge fund activism, hidden ownership, empty voting

2.

Corporate Governance in the Netherlands

International Congress on Comparative Law, Washington, 2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Jaron van Bekkum, Steven Hijink, Michael C. Schouten and Jaap W. Winter
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Radboud University Nijmegen, University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law and University of Amsterdam
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Abstract:

corporate governance, company law, securities law, boards, shareholders, labor, audit, takeover regulation, disclosure, transparency, enforcement

3.

The Evolution of Ownership Disclosure Rules Across Countries

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Vol. 10, 2010, Centre for Business Research (CBR) of the University of Cambridge Working Paper No. 393
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Michael C. Schouten and Mathias M. Siems
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law and Durham University - Durham Law School
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Citation 4

Abstract:

ownership disclosure, shareholder protection, comparative company law, law and finance, legal convergence

4.

The Mechanisms of Voting Efficiency

Columbia Business Law Review, Forthcoming, Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, Working Paper No. 411, Harvard/Stanford International Junior Faculty Forum 2010
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2011
Michael C. Schouten
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

shareholder voting, corporate governance, information aggregration, condorcet jury theorem, wisdom of the crowds, market efficiency, behavioral finance, empty voting, proxy advisors

5.

Do Institutional Investors Follow Proxy Advice Blindly?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
Michael C. Schouten
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

proxy advisors, corporate governance, shareholder voting, institutional investors, stewardship

6.

The Political Economy of Cross-Border Voting in Europe

Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 16, pp. 1-37, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2011
Michael C. Schouten
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

ownership disclosure, market efficiency, corporate governance, monitoring, hidden ownership, empty voting

7.

Takeover Bids and Insider Trading

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INSIDER TRADING, Stephen Bainbridge, ed., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2013
Michael C. Schouten and Matthijs Nelemans
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law and Tilburg University, TILEC
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Abstract:

takeover bids, public offers, mergers and acquisitions, stakebuilding, insider trading, market abuse, securities fraud, securities regulation, financial markets

8.

Why Governance Might Work in Mutual Funds

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 109, p. 86, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
Michael C. Schouten
University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

mutual funds, corporate governance, fee litigation, shareholder voting, exit, voice