Wolf-Georg Ringe

University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

Professor of Law & Economics

Johnsallee 35

Hamburg, 20148

Germany

http://www.ile-hamburg.de

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

St Cross Building

St Cross Road

Oxford, OX1 3UL

United Kingdom

http://www.law.ox.ac.uk/people/wolf-georg-ringe

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

c/o the Royal Academies of Belgium

Rue Ducale 1 Hertogsstraat

1000 Brussels

Belgium

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1.

European Company Law 1999-2010: Renaissance and Crisis

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 175/2011, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 63/2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2011
John Armour and Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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European corporate law, European law, company law, European securities law

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Forum Shopping Under the EU Insolvency Regulation

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 33/2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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forum shopping, bankruptcy, regulatory competition, insolvency regulation

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The Irrelevance of Brexit for the European Financial Market

European Business Organization Law Review, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No 10/2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2018
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Brexit, financial integration, EU, passporting, equivalence

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Bank Resolution in the European Banking Union: A Transatlantic Perspective on What it Would Take

Columbia Law Review, Forthcoming, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 465, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18/2014
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2014
Jeffrey N. Gordon and Wolf-Georg Ringe
Columbia Law School and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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banking resolution, banking union, deposit guarantee, bail-in, centralization, political economy

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Corporate Mobility in the European Union – A Flash in the Pan? An Empirical Study on the Success of Lawmaking and Regulatory Competition

European Company and Financial Law Review 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34/2013, University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 09 May 2014
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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regulatory competition, company law, Centros, minimum capital

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Domestic Company Law and Free Movement of Capital: Nothing Escapes the European Court?

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 42/2008, Cambridge Law Journal, Vol. 69, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2010
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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company law, free movement of capital, internal market, golden shares, public ownership, privatisation, Volkswagen law, private liability to EC law, state prerogatives, multiple voting rights, voting caps, special majority requirement, veto rights

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The European Company Statute in the Context of Freedom of Establishment

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Vol. 7, No. 2, p. 185, October 2007, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 25/2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2008
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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European Company Statute, freedom of establishment, transfer of the seat

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Independent Directors: After the Crisis

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 72/2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Jul 2013
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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independent directors, corporate governance, minority protection, financial crisis

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A Regulatory Sandbox for Robo Advice

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2018 - no. 26
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 Nov 2019
Wolf-Georg Ringe and Christopher Ruof
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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robo advice, regulatory sandbox, EU financial market

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Changing Law and Ownership Patterns in Germany: Corporate Governance and the Erosion of Deutschland AG

American Journal of Comparative Law, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 42/2014
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2015
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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corporate governance, shareholders, Germany, dispersion of ownership, market-based legal change

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Hedge Funds and Risk-Decoupling – The Empty Voting Problem in the European Union

Seattle University Law Review, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 52/2012
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2013
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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empty voting, risk-decoupling, hedge funds, derivatives, securities lending, disclosure, disenfranchisement

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Bank Resolution in Europe: The Unfinished Agenda of Structural Reform

Danny Busch & Guido Ferrarini (eds.), The European Banking Union (2015, Forthcoming), European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 282/2015, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 507, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4/2015
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2015
Jeffrey N. Gordon and Wolf-Georg Ringe
Columbia Law School and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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bank resolution, bank structural regulation, single point of entry, bank holding company

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Pandemic Crisis and Financial Stability

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series Forthcoming
Number of pages: 481 Posted: 22 May 2020
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, Radboud University Nijmegen - Institute for Financial Law (IFR), Ghent University - Financial Law Institute, Trinity College Dublin - School of Law, University of Bonn, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Bologna - Department of Business Law, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Lisbon - School of Law. Jean Monnet Chair – Economic Regulation in the EU, Bocconi University, University of Genoa - Law Department, VU University Amsterdam, University Rome III, Department of Law, University of Oxford Faculty of Law, University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, Università Cattolica and Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
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Disclosure Regulation of Cash-Settled Equity Derivatives - An Intentions-Based Approach

Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 36/2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2011
Maiju Kettunen and Wolf-Georg Ringe
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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cash-settled derivatives, contract for difference, disclosure, takeovers, Transparency Directive

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The International Dimension of Issuer Liability - Liability and Choice of Law from a Transatlantic Perspective

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 31, p. 23, 2011, Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Competition & Tax Law Research Paper No. 10-05, University of Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 37/2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2011
Wolf-Georg Ringe and Alexander Hellgardt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Regensburg - Faculty of Law
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Issuer Liability, Issuer Choice, Conflicts Of Law, Securities Law, Corporate Governance, Rome II Regulation, F-Cubed Securities Liability

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Bail-In between Liquidity and Solvency

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, 2018, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No 33/2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Bail-in, bailout, too big to fail, bank resolution, liquidity, solvency, lender of last resort

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The Volkswagen Case and the European Court of Justice

Common Market Law Review, Vol. 45, 2008
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Volkswagen, golden shares, company law

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Empty Voting Revisited: The Telus Saga

Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, 2013, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18/2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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empty voting, hidden ownership, Telus, dual-class shares, arbitrage, activist, hedge funds

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Regulatory Competition in Global Financial Markets – The Case for a Special Resolution Regime

Annals of Corporate Governance, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No 49/2015
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 11 May 2016
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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regulatory arbitrage, regulatory competition, financial stability, special resolution

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No Freedom of Emigration for Companies?

European Business Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Jan 2008
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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corporate mobility, freedom of establishment, Centros, exit/entry distinction

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Deviations from Ownership-Control Proportionality - Economic Protectionism Revisited

COMPANY LAW AND ECONOMIC PROTECTIONISM - NEW CHALLENGES TO EUROPEAN INTEGRATION, U. Bernitz and W.G. Ringe, eds., OUP, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 23/2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2011
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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one share one vote, short-termism, sovereign wealth funds, corporate governance, multiple voting rights, control-enhancing mechanisms, golden shares

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The Dark Side of Bank Resolution: Counterparty Risk through Bail-in

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2019 – no. 31, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2019
Wolf-Georg Ringe and Jatine Patel
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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bail-in, bank resolution, interconnectedness, systemic risk, Eurozone

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Capital Markets Union for Europe - A Political Message to the UK

Law and Financial Markets Review 9 (2015), p. 5, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 26/2015
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2015
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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capital markets union, European Union, single market, securities regulation, United Kingdom

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Transfer of Rights and Obligations Under DCFR and CESL: Interactions with English and German Law

The Common European Sales Law in Context – Interactions with English and German Law, Gerhard Dannemann and Stefan Vogenauer, eds., Oxford University Press, 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17/2013, Warwick School of Law Research Paper 2013/10
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2013
Hugh Beale and Wolf-Georg Ringe
Warwick School of Law and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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CESL, DCFR, assignment, receivables, prohibition on assignment, insolvency, public policy

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Company Law and Economic Protectionism

U. Bernitz, W.G. Ringe, COMPANY LAW AND ECONOMIC PROTECTIONISM - NEW CHALLENGES TO EUROPEAN INTEGRATION, OUP, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 24/2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Wolf-Georg Ringe and Ulf Bernitz
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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protectionism, corporate law, economic integration, takeovers, restructuring, corporate governance, Sovereign Wealth Funds, golden shares, financial crisis

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Insolvency Forum Shopping, Revisited

Hamburg Law Review 2017, p 38-59
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Dec 2017
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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forum shopping, regulatory arbitrage, insolvency, scheme of arrangement

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Stewardship and Shareholder Engagement in Germany

European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 501/2020
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2020
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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stewardship, shareholder engagement, institutional investors, Germany

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Bank-Fintech Partnerships, Outsourcing Arrangements and the Case for a Mentorship Regime

European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 527/2020, Accepted for publication in Capital Markets Law Journal ©: [2020] Published by Oxford University Press.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2020
Luca Enriques and Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Oxford Faculty of Law and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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fintech, banking licence, outsourcing, regulatory sandbox

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A Holistic Approach to the Institutional Architecture of Financial Supervision and Regulation in the EU

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 56/2019, European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2019 – no. 50
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2019
Wolf-Georg Ringe, Luis Silva Morais and David Ramos Muñoz
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, University of Lisbon - School of Law. Jean Monnet Chair – Economic Regulation in the EU and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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financial supervision, regulatory architecture, twin peaks model, European Supervisory Agencies

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The Politics of Capital Markets Union

European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 469/2019, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 51/2019
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2019
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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capital market union, political economy, Brexit, Eurozone, private risk-sharing

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Dead Man or Dead Hand? New Poison Pills in Debt

Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper 45/2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2015
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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poison puts, proxy puts, poison pills, takeovers, fiduciary duty, shareholder activism

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Dynamism in Financial Market Regulation: Harnessing Regulatory and Supervisory Technologies

Number of pages: 22
Pedro Magalhães Batista and Wolf-Georg Ringe
Institute of Law & Economics, University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Sparking Regulatory Competition in European Company Law - The Impact of the Centros Line of Case-Law and its Concept of 'Abuse of Law'

PROHIBITION OF ABUSE LAW - A NEW GENERAL PRINCIPLE OF EU LAW, R. de la Feria & S. Vogenauer, eds., Hart Publishing, Oxford, 2009 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2/2009
Posted: 13 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2009
Wolf-Georg Ringe
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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Centros, abuse of law, company law, regulatory competition, entrepreneurs, reincorporation