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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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Stock Market Short-Termism: Law, Regulation, and Reform


ISBN13: 9783030229023
Published: September 2019
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Country of Publication: Switzerland
Format: Hardback
Price: £89.99



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Consideration of harmful short-termism in capital markets is prevalent amongst legal and business academics. It is also garnering increased attention in corporate board rooms and executive suites, and from the investing public. As a result, correcting perceived short-termism in capital markets has become a rationale for reform used by regulators across the globe. Despite the considerable attention given to this phenomenon, there has not yet been a comprehensive book analyzing the perceived short-termism problem, its sources and causes, and reform efforts undertaken to date. This book fills this gap by documenting the rise of the short-termism discussion, analyzing the significance of the problem, and considering the proposed legal remedies. Based on this analysis, a framework for effective short-termism reform is offered.

Subjects:
International Investment Law
Contents:
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Defining the Issues
Chapter 3. Short-Termism, An Evolving Concern?
Chapter 4. What Has Been Done to Correct Short-Termism?
Chapter 5. Is There A Short-Termism Problem At All?
Chapter 6. Short-Termism Transmission Mechanisms
Chapter 7. What Are The Harms Of Short-Termism?
Chapter 8: Dual Pathway For Short-Termism Reform
Chapter 9. Conclusion