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Personal Details

First Name: Marco
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Last Name: Becht
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RePEc Short-ID: pbe90

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Homepage: http://homepages.ulb.ac.be/~mbecht/
Postal Address: ECARES Av. F. D. Roosevelt 50 ULB CP 114 B - 1050 Brussels Belgium
Phone: +32-2-6504466

Affiliation

(80%) European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
Université Libre de Bruxelles
Location: Bruxelles, Belgium
Homepage: http://ecares.org/
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Phone: (32 2) 650 30 75
Fax: (32 2) 650 44 75
Postal: Av. F.D., Roosevelt, 39, 1050 Bruxelles
Handle: RePEc:edi:arulbbe (more details at EDIRC)
(18%) European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)
Location: Bruxelles/Brussel, Belgium
Homepage: http://www.ecgi.org/
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Postal: Avenue des Statuaires 120, 1180 Bruxelles
Handle: RePEc:edi:ecgibbe (more details at EDIRC)
(1%) Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
École des Sciences Économiques de Louvain
Université Catholique de Louvain
Location: Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Homepage: http://www.uclouvain.be/en-core.html
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Phone: 32(10)474321
Fax: 32(10)474301
Postal: 34 VOIE DU ROMAN PAYS, 1348 LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE
Handle: RePEc:edi:coreebe (more details at EDIRC)
(1%) Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
Location: London, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://www.cepr.org/
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Phone: +44 (0)20 7183 8801
Fax: +44 (0)20 7183 8820
Postal: 3rd Floor, 77 Bastwick Street, London EC1V 3PZ
Handle: RePEc:edi:cebruuk (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Marco Becht & Julian R. Franks & Colin Mayer & Stefano Rossi, 2008. "Return to shareholder activism: evidence from a clinical study of the Hermes U.K. Focus fund," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13304, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  2. Marco Becht & Julian Franks & Colin Mayer & Stefano Rossi, 2008. "Returns to Shareholder Activism," OFRC Working Papers Series 2008fe07, Oxford Financial Research Centre.
  3. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer & Hannes F. Wagner, 2008. "Where do firms incorporate? Deregulation and the cost of entry," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13306, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  4. Marco Becht & Patrick Bolton & Ailsa Röell, 2007. "Corporate law and governance," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13322, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  5. Marco Becht & Luis Correia da Silva, 2007. "The European union: a global regulator in financial services," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13320, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  6. Becht, Marco & Mayer, Colin & Wagner, Hannes, 2006. "Where Do Firms Incorporate?," CEPR Discussion Papers 5875, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. Marco Becht & J. Bradford Delong, 2005. "Why has there been so little blockholding in the United States?," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13324, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  8. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer & Tim Jenkinson, 2005. "Corporate governance: an assessment," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13308, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  9. Marco Becht, 2004. "Reciprocity in takeovers," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13326, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  10. Marco Becht & Ekkehart Boehmer, 2003. "Voting control in German corporations," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13312, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  11. Marco Becht & Carlos Ramirez, 2003. "Does bank affiliation mitigate liquidity constraints? Evidence from Germany's Universal banks in the pre-World War I period," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13310, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  12. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2003. "European corporate governance: harmonisation versus competition," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13328, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  13. Patrick Bolton & Marco Becht & Alisa Röell, 2002. "Corporate Governance and Control," NBER Working Papers 9371, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  14. Marco Becht & Fabrizio Barca, 2001. "The control of corporate Europe," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13302, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  15. Marco Becht, 2001. "Beneficial ownership in the United States," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13336, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  16. Marco Becht, 2001. "European disclosure for the new millennium," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13340, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  17. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2001. "Introduction," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13332, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  18. Marco Becht & Ekkehart Boehmer, 2001. "Ownership and voting power in Germany," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13334, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  19. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2001. "Corporate control in Europe," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13338, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  20. Mathias Dewatripont & Marco Becht & Philippe Weil, 2000. "Commission impossible," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/9717, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  21. Marco Becht, 1999. "European corporate governance: trading off liquidity against control," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13314, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  22. Becht, M.C. & Chapelle, A. & Renneboog, L.D.R., 1999. "Shareholding Cascades: The Separation of Ownership and Control in Belgium," Discussion Paper 1999-96, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
  23. Marco Becht & Ailsa Röell, 1999. "Blockholdings in Europe: an international comparison," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13316, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  24. Ariane Chapelle & Marco Becht, 1997. "Ownership and control in Belgium," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/9979, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  25. J. Bradford De Long & Marco Becht, 1995. ""Excess Volatility" and the German Stock Market, 1870-1990," Economic History 9509002, EconWPA.
  26. Marco Becht, 1995. "Theory and estimation of individual and social welfare measures," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13318, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  27. Becht, M., 1994. "The Theory and Estimation of Individual and Social Welfare Measures: A Critical Review," Papers 9409, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Y Financieros-.
  28. Becht, M. & Ramirez, C., 1994. "Financial Capitalism in Pre-World War I Germany: Universal Banks, Interlocking Directorships and the Mining and Steel Industry," Papers 9410, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Y Financieros-.
  29. J. Bradford De Long & Marco Becht, 1992. ""Excess Volatility" and the German Stock Market, 1876-1990," NBER Working Papers 4054, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  30. J. Bradford De Long & Marco Becht, . "`Excess Volatility' in the German Stock Market, 1876-1990," J. Bradford De Long's Working Papers _134, University of California at Berkeley, Economics Department.

Articles

  1. Marco Becht & Patrick Bolton & Ailsa Röell, 2011. "Why bank governance is different," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 27(3), pages 437-463.
  2. Marco Becht & Julian Franks & Colin Mayer & Stefano Rossi, 2009. "Returns to Shareholder Activism: Evidence from a Clinical Study of the Hermes UK Focus Fund," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 22(8), pages 3093-3129, August.
  3. Becht, Marco & Mayer, Colin & Wagner, Hannes F., 2008. "Where do firms incorporate? Deregulation and the cost of entry," Journal of Corporate Finance, Elsevier, vol. 14(3), pages 241-256, June.
  4. Marco Becht, 2005. "Corporate Governance: An Assessment," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 21(2), pages 155-163, Summer.
  5. Marco Becht & Carlos D. Ramírez, 2003. "Does Bank Affiliation Mitigate Liquidity Constraints? Evidence from Germany's Universal Banks in the Pre-World War I Period," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 70(2), pages 254-272, October.
  6. Becht, Marco & Boehmer, Ekkehart, 2003. "Voting control in German corporations," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(1), pages 1-29, March.
  7. Becht, Marco, 1999. "European corporate governance: Trading off liquidity against control," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 43(4-6), pages 1071-1083, April.
  8. Becht, Marco & Roell, Ailsa, 1999. "Blockholdings in Europe:: An international comparison1," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 43(4-6), pages 1049-1056, April.
  9. Becht, Marco, 1995. " The Theory and Estimation of Individual and Social Welfare Measures," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 9(1), pages 53-87, March.

Chapters

  1. Marco Becht & Julian Franks & Colin Mayer & Stefano Rossi, 2010. "Returns to Shareholder Activism: Evidence from a Clinical Study of the Hermes UK Focus Fund," NBER Chapters, in: Corporate Governance National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Becht, Marco & Bolton, Patrick & Röell, Ailsa, 2007. "Corporate Law and Governance," Handbook of Law and Economics, Elsevier.
  3. Marco Becht & J. Bradford DeLong, 2005. "Why Has There Been So Little Block Holding in America?," NBER Chapters, in: A History of Corporate Governance around the World: Family Business Groups to Professional Managers, pages 613-666 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Becht, Marco & Bolton, Patrick & Roell, Ailsa, 2003. "Corporate governance and control," Handbook of the Economics of Finance, in: G.M. Constantinides & M. Harris & R. M. Stulz (ed.), Handbook of the Economics of Finance, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 1, pages 1-109 Elsevier.

Books

  1. Barca, Fabrizio & Becht, Marco (ed.), 2002. "The Control of Corporate Europe," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199257539.
  2. Barca, Fabrizio & Becht, Marco (ed.), 2001. "The Control of Corporate Europe," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199247424.

NEP Fields

5 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2006-11-04
  2. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (2) 1999-11-08 2002-12-09. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2006-11-04
  4. NEP-EEC: European Economics (1) 2006-11-04
  5. NEP-FIN: Finance (1) 1999-11-08
  6. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (2) 1999-11-15 2008-02-09. Author is listed
  7. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (2) 2006-11-04 2008-02-09. Author is listed
  8. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2008-02-09

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