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Political Determinants of Corporate GovernancePolitical Context, Corporate Impact$
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Mark J. Roe

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780199205301

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.001.0001

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Corporate Law as the Foundation for Securities Markets: The Theory

Corporate Law as the Foundation for Securities Markets: The Theory

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(p.161) Chapter 23 Corporate Law as the Foundation for Securities Markets: The Theory
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Political Determinants of Corporate Governance
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Mark J. Joe

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.003.0024

This chapter outlines the quality of corporate law and its importance. The important precondition to developing modern securities markets, and the industrial, technological wealth that goes with deep and vibrant securities markets is a foundation of highly developed corporate and securities law that protect minority stockholders from the rampages of dominant majority stockholders. If corporate law is good enough in technologically-advanced nations, ownership will diffuse away from concentrated ownership into dispersed stock markets.

Keywords:   corporate law, securities market, minority stockholders, corporate law protection

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