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Marco Becht

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ECARES Av. F. D. Roosevelt 50 ULB CP 114 B - 1050 Brussels Belgium
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Affiliation

(80%) European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
Université Libre de Bruxelles

Bruxelles, Belgium
http://ecares.org/

: (32 2) 650 30 75
(32 2) 650 44 75
Av. F.D., Roosevelt, 39, 1050 Bruxelles
RePEc:edi:arulbbe (more details at EDIRC)

(19%) European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

Bruxelles/Brussel, Belgium
http://www.ecgi.org/

: +32 2 550 2340

c/o the Royal Academies of Belgium, Palace of the Academies, 1 rue Ducale - Hertogsstraat, 1000 Brussels
RePEc:edi:ecgibbe (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London, United Kingdom
http://www.cepr.org/

: +44 (0)20 7183 8801
+44 (0)20 7183 8820
3rd Floor, 77 Bastwick Street, London EC1V 3PZ
RePEc:edi:cebruuk (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Becht, Marco & Franks, Julian R & Grant, Jeremy & Wagner, Hannes, 2015. "The Returns to Hedge Fund Activism: An International Study," CEPR Discussion Papers 10507, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Becht, Marco & Polo, Andrea & Rossi, Stefano, 2015. "Does Mandatory Shareholder Voting Prevent Bad Acquisitions?," CEPR Discussion Papers 10506, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Marco Becht & Patrick Bolton & Ailsa Roell, 2011. "Why Bank Governance is Different," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/137433, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  4. Marco Becht & Julian Franks & Colin Mayer & Stefano Rossi, 2008. "Returns to Shareholder Activism," OFRC Working Papers Series 2008fe07, Oxford Financial Research Centre.
  5. 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.
  6. Marco Becht & Patrick Bolton & Ailsa Roell, 2007. "Corporate law and governance," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13322, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  7. 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.
  8. Becht, Marco & Mayer, Colin & Wagner, Hannes, 2006. "Where Do Firms Incorporate?," CEPR Discussion Papers 5875, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  9. 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.
  10. Marco Becht & Tim Jenkinson & Colin Mayer, 2005. "Corporate governance: an assessment," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13308, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  11. Marco Becht, 2004. "Reciprocity in takeovers," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13326, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  12. Marco Becht & Ekkehart Boehmer, 2003. "Voting control in German corporations," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13312, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  13. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2003. "European corporate governance: harmonisation versus competition," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13328, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  14. Patrick Bolton & Marco Becht & Alisa Röell, 2002. "Corporate Governance and Control," NBER Working Papers 9371, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  15. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2001. "Corporate control in Europe," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13338, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  16. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2001. "Introduction," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13332, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  17. Marco Becht & Ekkehart Boehmer, 2001. "Ownership and voting power in Germany," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13334, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  18. Marco Becht, 2001. "European disclosure for the new millennium," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13340, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  19. Marco Becht & Fabrizio Barca, 2001. "The control of corporate Europe," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13302, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  20. Ariane Chapelle & Marco Becht & Luc Renneboog, 2001. "Shareholding cascades: the separation of ownership and control in Belgium," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/9947, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  21. Marco Becht, 2001. "Beneficial ownership in the United States," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13336, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  22. Mathias Dewatripont & Marco Becht & Philippe Weil, 2000. "Commission impossible," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/9717, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  23. Marco Becht, 1999. "European corporate governance: trading off liquidity against control," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13314, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  24. Marco Becht & Ailsa Roell, 1999. "Blockholdings in Europe: an international comparison," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13316, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  25. Ariane Chapelle & Marco Becht, 1997. "Ownership and control in Belgium," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/9979, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  26. M. Becht & E. Böhmer, 1997. "Transparency of Ownership and Control in Germany," SFB 373 Discussion Papers 1997,91, Humboldt University of Berlin, Interdisciplinary Research Project 373: Quantification and Simulation of Economic Processes.
  27. Marco Becht, 1995. "The theory and estimation of individual and social welfare measures," ULB Institutional Repository 2013/13318, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
  28. J. Bradford De Long & Marco Becht, 1995. ""Excess Volatility" and the German Stock Market, 1870-1990," Economic History 9509002, EconWPA.
  29. 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-.
  30. Becht, M., 1994. "The Theory and Estimation of Individual and Social Welfare Measures: A Critical Review," Papers 9409, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Y Financieros-.
  31. 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.
  32. J. Bradford De Long & Marco Becht, "undated". "`Excess Volatility' in the German Stock Market, 1876-1990," J. Bradford De Long's Working Papers _134, University of California at Berkeley, Economics Department.
    repec:ulb:ulbeco:2013/13310 is not listed on IDEAS

Articles

  1. Marco Becht & Julian Franks & Jeremy Grant & Hannes F. Wagner, 2017. "Returns to Hedge Fund Activism: An International Study," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 30(9), pages 2933-2971.
  2. Marco Becht & Andrea Polo & Stefano Rossi, 2016. "Does Mandatory Shareholder Voting Prevent Bad Acquisitions?," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 29(11), pages 3035-3067.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Marco Becht, 2005. "Corporate Governance: An Assessment," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 21(2), pages 155-163, Summer.
  7. 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.
  8. Becht, Marco & Boehmer, Ekkehart, 2003. "Voting control in German corporations," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(1), pages 1-29, March.
  9. Marco Becht & Colin Mayer, 2002. "Corporate control in Europe," Revue d'économie politique, Dalloz, vol. 112(4), pages 471-498.
  10. Marco Becht & Magda Bianco & Colin Mayer, 2001. "Il controllo delle imprese europee," Banca Impresa Società, Società editrice il Mulino, issue 2, pages 221-236.
  11. Becht, Marco & Roell, Ailsa, 1999. "Blockholdings in Europe:: An international comparison1," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 43(4-6), pages 1049-1056, April.
  12. Becht, Marco, 1999. "European corporate governance: Trading off liquidity against control," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 43(4-6), pages 1071-1083, April.
  13. 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.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 4 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2006-11-04 2015-03-27
  2. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (2) 2006-11-04 2008-02-09
  3. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2015-03-27
  4. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2002-12-09
  5. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2006-11-04
  6. NEP-EEC: European Economics (1) 2006-11-04
  7. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2008-02-09
  8. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2008-02-09

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