2024 University of Delaware Weinberg Center/ECGI Corporate Governance Symposium

and John L. Weinberg/IRRCi Research Paper Award Competition

PAST EVENT  |  March 15, 2024

Time: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm ET
Location: Clayton Hall, University of Delaware, Newark DE

In-person and Live-stream
Call for Papers

Click Here for the 2024 Symposium Program

In collaboration with the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI), the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and the Department of Finance at the Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware hosted its 2024 annual corporate governance symposium. The winners of the 2024 John L. Weinberg/IRRCi $10,000 Research Paper Award competition were announced during the program.

The winning papers are:

  • Do Board Connections Between Product Market Peers Impede Competition?
    Authors:  Radhakrishnan Gopalan (Washington University in St. Louis, deceased), Renping Li (Washington University in St. Louis), Alminas Zaldoka (National University of Singapore)
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  • The Social Cost of Liquidity Disclosure: Evidence from Hospitals
    Authors:  Thomas Bourveau (Columbia University), Xavier Giroud (Columbia University, Yifan Ji (University of South Carolina), Xuelin Li (Columbia University)
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  • Specialist Directors
    Authors:  Yaron Nili (University of Wisconsin Law School) and Roy Shapira (Reichman University)
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The papers included in the Symposium collectively addressed new developments and critical issues within the area of corporate governance.

The Symposium also included the presentation by the one of the authors of the paper selected as the winner of ACC/Weinberg Center Carl Liggio Memorial Award.

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