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Post date: Posted on: November 1, 2015

The answer is "yes" according to a Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper by Bill Francis of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Iftekhar Hasan of Fordham University, and Qiang Wu of the Bank of Finland.

From the abstract:

Tags: Business Ethics, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities
Post date: Posted on: June 25, 2015

At Truth on the Market, Alden Abbott analyzes the recent US Supreme Court decision in Ho

Tags: Administrative Law, Commerce, Constitutional Law, Law & Economics, Real Estate / Real Property
Post date: Posted on: February 28, 2015

At the Library of Law and Liberty blog, professor John McGinnis posits that “technological shock” is the most important cause of the six year decline in law school applications:

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: October 7, 2014

At his blog, Steven Landsburg offers "A Little Perspective" on economic history, recessions, depr

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: September 17, 2014

The Tax Foundation, one of the nation’s leading independent tax policy research organizations, has released its 2014 report on international tax competitiveness:

Tags: Comparative Law, International Law, Law & Economics, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: September 8, 2014

Professor Todd Zywicki blogs on the Volokh Conspiracy:

Tags: Administrative Law, Consumer Protection, Law & Economics, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: July 22, 2014

At Bloomberg View, Megan McArdle presents arguments for the abolition of the corporate income tax.

Tags: Administrative Law, Corporations, Law & Economics, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: July 18, 2014

One of the critical issues in employment law is the determination of whether an individual worker should be classified as an employee or an independent contractor.  As David Anthony noted last month in his

Tags: Labor and Employment, Law & Economics