[PAST EVENT] Prof. Kimberly Krawiec (Duke): Assessing California's Gender Diversity Mandate for Corporate Boards
LocationLaw School, room 127
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Access & Features
- Free food
- Open to the public
The Center for the Study of Law and Markets will host a lecture by Kimberly Krawiec, Katherine Robinson Everett Professor of Law, from Duke Law School on January 30. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend. Lunch will be served.
About Professor Krawiec (read her complete biography at law.duke.edu):
Kimberly Krawiec is an expert on corporate law who teaches courses on securities, corporate, and derivatives law. Her research interests span a variety of fields, including the empirical analysis of contract disputes; the choice of organizational form by professional service firms, including law firms; forbidden or taboo markets; corporate compliance systems; insider trading; derivatives hedging practices; and ?rogue? trading.
Professor Krawiec?s recent scholarship addresses organizational misconduct and trade within forbidden or contested markets. These works include ?Price and Pretense in The Baby Market,? in Baby Markets: Money, Morals, And The Neopolitics Of Choice(Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2009); ?Sunny Samaritans & Egomaniacs: Price-Fixing in the Gamete Market,? and ?Show Me The Money: Making Markets in Forbidden Exchange,? forthcoming in Duke Law School?s Law and Contemporary Problems; and ?Altruism and Intermediation in the Market for Babies,? in the Washington & Lee Law Review. She also recently contributed a chapter, ?Operational Risk Management: An Emergent Industry,? to the book Operational Risk Towards Basel III: Best Practices And Issues In Modeling, Management And Regulation (John Wiley and Sons, 2009).