The incentive bargain of the firm and enterprise law : a nexus of contracts, markets, and laws / Zenichi Sishido What we know (and don't know) about how employment protection law affects employment / J.H. Verkerke Complementarity among the abusive dismissal rule, company community norms, and an illiquid external labor market: transformation of directors' fiduciary duty under Japanese corporate law / Toru Kitagawa The relative bargaining power of employers and unions in the global information age: a comparative analysis of the United States and Japan / Kenneth G. Dau-Schmidt and Benjamin C. Ellis Employee stock purchase plans in Japan / Yohsuke Higashi Comments on part 1 : complementarity / Hideshi Itoh The role of debt in the governance of US business corporations / George Triantis Senior creditor control in Chapter 11 / Kenneth M. Ayotte and Edward R. Morrison Cramdown versus extinguishing security interests: secured claims in bankruptcy in the United States and Japan / Wataru Tanaka Reduction of retirees' benefits upon the reorganization of a company / Gen Goto Comments on part 2 : unsolved aspects of corporate governance problems / Noriyuki Yanagawa Takeover law and managerial incentives in the United States and Japan / Curtis J. Milhaupt Management-shareholder relations in Japan: what's next after cross-shareholdings? / Takaaki Eguchi Regulation of bank shareholding: a functional and historical analysis / Akira Tokutsu Reappraising the role of the appraisal remedy / Hidefusa Iida and Kenichi Sekiguchi Appraisal or injunction? Corporate takeovers under uncertain judicial valuation / Akio Hoshi Stagnant Japan? Why outside (independent) directors have been rare in Japanese companies / Kenichi Osugi Comments on part 3 : the diversification of corporate governance arrangements: ownership structure and the board of directors / Hideaki Miyajima Taxation and incentives in the business enterprise / David Gamage and Shruti Rana Income tax and incentives for corporate transactions: a Japanese perspective / Tetsuya Watanabe Tax law influences on the form and substance of equity compensation in the United States / Mark P. Gergen Public enforcement: an update of the literature on resource-based evidence / Howell E. Jackson Transparency and corporate governance / Benjamin E. Hermalin Reverse engineering SOX versus J-SOX: a lesson in legislative policy / Zenichi Shishido and Sadakazu Osaki Regulating in the dark / Roberta Romano Comments on part 4 : the political economy of legislation / Noriyuki Yanagawa General comments : afterword / J. Mark Ramseyer.
"The result of the RIETI project [the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry] was published in Japanese by contributing Japanese members (Zenichi Shishido ed., "Kigyou-Ho" kaikaku no ronri: insenthibu shisutemu no seido sekkei [The logic of 'enterprise law' reformations: institutional design of the incentive system] (Nikkei Book, 2011)). This book is the second release of our project, this time with US members."--Preface.
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KNX1040 .E58 2014
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