851-0735-04L  Workshop and Lecture Series in Law and Finance

SemesterHerbstsemester 2017
DozierendeG. Hertig
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung


851-0735-04 SWorkshop and Lecture Series in Law and Finance
**together with University of Zurich**
More information at: Link
2 Std.
Di/2w16:15-18:00UNI ZH .
Mi/2w16:15-18:00IFW A 32.1 »
G. Hertig


KurzbeschreibungThe Workshop and Lectures Series in Law & Finance is a joint seminar of ETH Zurich, the University of Zurich and the University of St. Gallen. Each semester, several guest scholars from law, finance and related fields give a lecture and/or discuss their ongoing research. All speakers are internationally well-known experts from Europe, the U.S. and beyond.
LernzielThe Lecture and Workshop Series in Law & Finance aims at allowing participants to discuss current financial regulation and corporate governance issues with leading academics.
InhaltParticipants discuss current Law & Finance issues with guest scholars from Europe and the U.S. In addition, participants write a comment on one of the discussed papers.
SkriptTo be discussed papers are posted in advance on the course's web page
Literatur- Benefit-Cost Analysis of Financial Regulation, Conference Issue, 43(2) Journal of Legal Studies 2014
- Andrei Shleifer, The Failure of Judges and the Rise of Regulators (MIT Press 2012)
- Viral Acharya et al., Regulating Wall Street (Wiley 2011)
- Raghuram G. Rajan, Fault Lines (Princeton University Press 2010)
- Reinier Kraakman et al., The Anatomy of Corporate Law. A Comparative and Functional Approach (2d ed., Oxford University Press 2009)
- Curtis J. Milhaupt and Katharina Pistor, Law and Capitalism (University of Chicago Press, 2008)
- Jean Tirole, The Theory of Corporate Finance (Princeton University Press, 2006)


Information zur Leistungskontrolle (gültig bis die Lerneinheit neu gelesen wird)
Leistungskontrolle als Semesterkurs
ECTS Kreditpunkte2 KP
PrüfendeG. Hertig
Formbenotete Semesterleistung
RepetitionRepetition nur nach erneuter Belegung der Lerneinheit möglich.
Zusatzinformation zum PrüfungsmodusTo get credits participants must cumulatively:
1) Attend 11 of the 14 lectures/workshops on the program,
2) Write a graded comment (2 pages minimum) on one of the papers discussed at the lecture/Workshop
3) Participate actively during the course (e.g. via questions)


Keine öffentlichen Lernmaterialien verfügbar.
Es werden nur die öffentlichen Lernmaterialien aufgeführt.


Keine Informationen zu Gruppen vorhanden.


Keine zusätzlichen Belegungseinschränkungen vorhanden.

Angeboten in

GESS Wissenschaft im Kontext (Science in Perspective)RechtWInformation