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Insider Trading

Insider Trading

Elgar Research Reviews in Law

Stephen M. Bainbridge

This research review, by a leading academic in the field, brings together seminal works of scholarship on insider trading over a 40 year period, with contributions from many prominent law professors and economists. Areas covered include the origins and development of insider trading law, insider trading statutes and the policies surrounding insider trading. Professor Bainbridge provides a comparative and international focus as well as coverage of important issues in the US law of insider trading.

About this Research Review

Stephen M. Bainbridge

Subjects: law - academic, company and insolvency law, corporate law and governance

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