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2013 Working Paper Prizes

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With the generous support of Aberdeen Standard Investments and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, the ECGI awards annual prizes for the best papers published in the ECGI Finance and Law Working Paper series.

Past sponsors include Allen & Overy (2008 -2018), De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek (2005-2008) and Egon Zehnder International (2005-2008).

The winners of the two prizes in the 2013 Working Paper Competition were announced at ECGI's General Assembly held in Dublin on 16 May 2013.


The €5,000 The Standard Life Investments Finance Prize for the best paper in the Finance series was awarded to Bo Becker, Harvard Business School and NBER, and Per Strömberg, Stockholm School of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, CEPR, NBER and ECGI for their winning paper:

Fiduciary Duties and Equity-Debtholder Conflicts

ECGI Finance Working Paper No. 330/2012


The €5,000 Allen & Overy Law Prize for the best paper in the Law series was awarded to Martin Gelter, Fordham University School of Law and ECGI for his paper:

The Pension System and the Rise of Shareholder Primacy

ECGI Law Working Paper No. 191/2012


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🏆 "Fiduciary Duties and Equity-Debtholder Conflicts"

By Bo Becker and Per Strömberg

🏆 "The Pension System and the Rise of Shareholder Primacy"

By Martin Gelter

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Bo Becker

Cevian Capital Professor of Finance
Stockholm School of Economics
Research Member

Martin Gelter

Professor of Law
Fordham University School of Law
Research Member
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