Andreas Engert

University of Mannheim

Professor of Business Law and Tax Law

Schloss Westflügel

68131 Mannheim, 68131

Germany

http://engert.info

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Incorporating under European Law: The Societas Europaea as a Vehicle for Legal Arbitrage

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Horst Eidenmueller, Lars Hornuf and Andreas Engert
University of Oxford, University of Trier and University of Mannheim
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Abstract:

legal arbitrage, regulatory arbitrage, regulatory competition, charter competition, Societas Europaea, European Company, EC company law, incorporation

2.

The Societas Europaea: Good News for European Firms

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 127/2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 May 2009 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2010
Horst Eidenmueller, Andreas Engert and Lars Hornuf
University of Oxford, University of Mannheim and University of Trier
Downloads 878 (17,322)
Citation 1

Abstract:

event study, Societas Europaea, European Company, EC company law, incorporation, charter competition, regulatory competition, legal arbitrage

3.

Life Without Legal Capital: Lessons from American Law

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Feb 2006
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
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Abstract:

Legal capital, fraudulent conveyance, fraudulent transfer, capital directive, European company law, comparative law, corporation law

Norms, Rationality, and Communication: A Reputation Theory of Social Norms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Oct 2002
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
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Abstract:

social norms, law and social norms, reputation, rational choice, collective good norms

Norms, Rationality, and Communication: A Reputation Theory of Social Norms

Archiv für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie, Vol. 92, No. 2, 2006,
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
Downloads 185 (134,180)
Citation 1

Abstract:

social norms, law and social norms, reputation, rational choice, collective good norms

Does Charter Competition Foster Entrepreneurship? A Difference-in-Difference Approach to European Company Law Reforms

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 308/2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
University of Trier, University of Oxford, University of Mannheim and Technische Universität München (TUM) - TUM School of Management
Downloads 380 (61,917)

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, regulatory competition, charter competition, corporate mobility

Does Charter Competition Foster Entrepreneurship? A Difference‐In‐Difference Approach to European Company Law Reforms

JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 51, Issue 3, pp. 399-415, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Mar 2013
Horst Eidenmueller, Andreas Engert and Lars Hornuf
University of Oxford, University of Mannheim and University of Trier
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Abstract:

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Where Do Firms Issue Debt? An Empirical Analysis of Issuer Location and Regulatory Competition in Europe

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 292/2010
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Horst Eidenmueller, Andreas Engert and Lars Hornuf
University of Oxford, University of Mannheim and University of Trier
Downloads 357 (56,827)

Abstract:

debt securities, corporate bonds, external finance, regulatory competition, tax competition, legal arbitrage, multinational corporations, subsidiaries

7.

Market Standards in Financial Contracting: The Euro’s Effect on Choice of Law in European Debt Securities

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
Andreas Engert and Lars Hornuf
University of Mannheim and University of Trier
Downloads 153 (130,328)
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Abstract:

financial contracting, netwoerk effect, debt securitis, economic and monetary union

8.

Why Agents Need Discretion: The Business Judgment Rule as Optimal Standard of Care

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Andreas Engert and Susanne Goldlücke
University of Mannheim and University of Mannheim
Downloads 115 (147,273)

Abstract:

Business judgment rule, standard of care, legal uncertainty, manager liability

9.

Why Manager Liability Fails at Controlling Systemic Risk

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jul 2014
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
Downloads 109 (162,541)

Abstract:

Manager liability, directors liability, officers liability, financial crisis, systemic risk, systemic stability, standard of care, legal uncertainty

10.

Networks and Lemons in the Market for Contract Law

Eidenmüller (ed.), REGULATORY COMPETITION IN CONTRACT LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2012
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
Downloads 68 (234,613)

Abstract:

law market, jurisdictional competition, regulatory competition, network effects, selection principle

11.

Contracting Over Private Benefits of Control

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Sep 2012
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim
Downloads 63 (258,061)

Abstract:

private benefits of control, shareholder fiduciary duties, corporate group

12.

Unpacking Adaptability

Brigham Young University Law Review, p. 1553, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Feb 2010
Andreas Engert and D. Gordon Smith
University of Mannheim and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 59 (285,974)

Abstract:

LLSV, legal origins, adaptability, formalism

13.

Allied by Surprise? The Economic Case for an Anti-Discrimination Statute

German Law Journal, Vol. 4, pp. 685-699, 2003
Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim

Abstract:

Discrimination

14.

Transnational Hedge Fund Regulation

European Business Organization Law Reviewv, Vol. 11, pp. 329-378, 2010
Posted: 03 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2010
Andreas Engert
University of Mannheim

Abstract:

hedge funds, financial stability, systemic risk, transnational regulation, transnational law, self-regulation, private ordering, regulatory arbitrage, regulatory competition, state capture, regulatory harmonization, regulatory cooperation