Wei Zhang

Singapore Management University

School of Law

55 Armenian Street

Singapore, 179943

Singapore

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Weak Law v. Strong Ties: An Empirical Study of Business Investment, Law and Political Connections in China

Review of Law & Economics, Vol 13, Issue 1, 2017
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Wei Zhang and Ji Li
Singapore Management University and University of California, Irvine School of Law
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law, economic development, property rights protection, guanxi, political connections, Chinese courts, legal system

The Evolution of the Law of Torts in China: The Growth of a Liability System

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Oct 2014
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
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law of torts, expanding the protection efficiency

The Evolution of the Law of Torts in China: The Growth of a Liability System

10th annual conference of Asian Law and Economics Association, National University of Taiwan, Taiwan, June 2014, Singapore Management University School of Law Research Paper No. 41/2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
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Board Independence as Panacea to Tunneling? An Empirical Study of Related Party Transactions in Hong Kong and Singapore

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Jun 2017
Singapore Management University School of Law, Singapore Management University - School of Law and Singapore Management University
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Corporate Governance, Board Independence, Tunneling, Related Party Transaction, Independent Director, Hong Kong, Singapore

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The Paradoxes of Secured Lending: Is There a Less Uneasy Case for the Priority of Secured Claims in Bankruptcy?

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
Downloads 123 (239,837)

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secured lending, overinvestment, distribution effect

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Justice in the Shadow of Power: Understanding the Limits of Civil Justice Reform in China Through Entrepreneurs’ (Un)Willingness to Use Courts

7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2012
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
Downloads 99 (279,726)
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judicial independence, political connections, judicial competence, civil justice reform

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Mandatory Bids in China: You Can Lead a Horse to Water, But You Can't Make Him Drink

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2019
Wei Zhang, Weiran Lin, Bin Zeng and Wenxiu Zhang
Singapore Management University, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange and China University of Political Science and Law
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tender offer, mandatory bids, transfer of corporate control, mergers and acquisitions, IPO

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Understanding the Law of Torts in China: A Political Economy Perspective

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 2
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 May 2018
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
Downloads 70 (344,714)
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law of torts, political influence, populist pressure, public choice

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The Value of Fiduciary Duties: Evidence from En Bloc Sales in Singapore

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Jianfeng Hu, Kelvin F.K. Low and Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, City University of Hong Kong and Singapore Management University
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fiduciary duties, en bloc sale, land assembly, corporate M&A, condominium

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What Do Chinese Clients Want?

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 15, No. 1, 86, 2019, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-03
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2020
Ji Li and Wei Zhang
University of California, Irvine School of Law and Singapore Management University
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legal profession, legal service market, Chinese FDI, state-owned enterprises, US-China relations, US law

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Understanding the Law of Torts in China: A Political Economy  Perspective

Singapore Management University School of Law Research Paper No. 40/2014
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Dec 2014
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
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The (Re)introduction of Dual-Class Share Structures in Hong Kong: A Historical and Comparative Analysis

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, DOI: 10.1080/14735970.2019.1638004
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2020
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, Singapore Management University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Regulating Squeeze-Out Techniques by Controlling Shareholders: The Divergence between Hong Kong and Singapore

Forthcoming in Journal of Corporate Law Studies
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2019
Singapore Management University School of Law, Singapore Management University and Singapore Management University - School of Law
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Squeeze-Outs, Delistings, Going Private Transactions, Controlling Shareholders, Takeovers, Hong Kong, Singapore

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Managing Judges Mathematically: An Empirical Study of the Medical Malpractice Litigations in Shanghai

Constitutional Political Economy, Vol. 28, No. 4, 2017
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University
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judicial performance indicators, medical malpractice, judicial populism, hierarchical judicial system

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Board Independence as a Panacea to Tunneling? An Empirical Study of Related‐Party Transactions in Hong Kong and Singapore

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 987-1020, 2018
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Nov 2018
Singapore Management University School of Law, Singapore Management University - School of Law and Singapore Management University
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Judicial Performance Indicators at Work: An Empirical Study of the Medical Malpractice Litigations in Shanghai

Working Paper Series Singapore Management University School of Law Research Paper No. 46/2015
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2018
Wei Zhang
Singapore Management University

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medical malpractice, Chinese courts, performance indicators