This collection features Yale Law School faculty and distinguished guests speaking about corporate law.
Where's the Theory in Corporate Governance?
Jonathan Macey, Yale Law School Class of 1982, delivers his inaugural lecture as the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School. Professor Macey is an expert on corporate law and governance, and banking law and regulation. (October 9, 2006)
Super Crunchers: Why Thinking-By-Numbers is the New Way to Be Smart
In his new book, Professor Ian Ayres takes a long and lively look at the evolving nature of decision making. He explains how decisions once based on expertise and intuition are increasingly bring made by individuals and organizations crunching massive amounts of data.
Corporate Governance: Promises Kept, Promises Broken
Yale Law School Professor Jonathan R. Macey, law school Deputy Dean and the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law discusses the current economic crisis and how less - rather than more- regulation may be better for shareholders and the economy alike. Professor Macey is the author of the new book, Corporate Governance: Promises Kept, Promises Broken.
Green to Gold: An Interview with Dan Esty
Professor Dan Esty is the author of Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Stategy to Innovate, Create Value, Build Competitive Advantage.
Explaining the Current Mortgage Forclosure Crisis with Bob Solomon
Yale Law School Clinical Professor Bob Solomon, Director of the School's clinical programs and an expert in housing law, explains the mortgage foreclosure crisis.
Marketization, Social Protection, Emancipation: Toward a Neo-Polanyian Conception of Capitalist Crisis
Professor Nancy Fraser of the New School of Social Research delivered the 2009 Storrs Lecture on Oct 5, 2009. Part One of a Two part series