Mariana Pargendler

Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo

Professor of Law

R. Rocha, 233, Bela Vista

São Paulo, 01330-000

Brazil

New York University School of Law

Global Professor of Law

40 Washington Square South

New York, NY 10012-1099

United States

European Corporate Governance Institute

c/o the Royal Academies of Belgium

Rue Ducale 1 Hertogsstraat

1000 Brussels

Belgium

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Foundations of Corporate Law

FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No. 147, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 336/2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
John Armour, Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Mariana Pargendler
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Yale University - Law School, Harvard Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Legal Personality; Limited Liability; Transferable Shares; Delegated Management; Investor Ownership; Agency Problems; Default and Mandatory Rules; Choice of Law; Share Ownership

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The Corporate Governance Obsession

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 359-402 (2016)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Corporate Governance, History, Political Economy

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Regulatory Dualism as a Development Strategy: Corporate Reform in Brazil, the U.S., and the EU

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 390, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 368, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 399, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 149/2010, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2015
Ronald J. Gilson, Henry Hansmann and Mariana Pargendler
Stanford Law School, Yale University - Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Corporate Governance, Regulatory Dualism, Capital Market Reform

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The Evolution of Shareholder Voting Rights: Separation of Ownership and Consumption

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 123, pp. 100-165, 2014, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 219/2013
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2018
Henry Hansmann and Mariana Pargendler
Yale University - Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Corporate Governance, History, Ownership Structure, Shareholder Voting Rights

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State Ownership and Corporate Governance

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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The Role of the State in Contract Law: The Common-Civil Law Divide

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 143-189, 2018, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-01
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2018
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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good faith, mandatory terms, specific performance, penalty clause, fresh start

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In Strange Company: The Puzzle of Private Investment in State-Controlled Firms

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-071
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Mariana Pargendler, Aldo Musacchio and Sérgio G. Lazzarini
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo, Brandeis University- International Business School and Insper Institute of Education and Research
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Corporate governance in emerging markets

Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance (Jeffrey N. Gordon & Wolf-Georg Ringe eds.), Forthcoming, FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No.17
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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The Rise and Decline of Legal Families

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 60, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Governance Challenges of Listed State-Owned Enterprises Around the World: National Experiences and a Framework for Reform

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 50, No. 3 (2017 Forthcoming), European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 352/2017, FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No. 155, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-12, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 566
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Curtis J. Milhaupt and Mariana Pargendler
Stanford Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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state-owned enterprises (SOEs), corporate governance, mixed ownership

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The Grip of Nationalism on Corporate Law

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 437/2019
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2019
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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corporate law, corporate governance, globalization, nationalism, international relations

Law and Economics in the Civil Law World: The Case of Brazilian Courts

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 471
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Mariana Pargendler and Bruno Meyerhof Salama
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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Law and economics; civil law; judicial empowerment

Law and Economics in the Civil Law World: The Case of Brazilian Courts

Tulane Law Review, v. 90, p. 430-470, 2015 , FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series No. 117
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Mariana Pargendler and Bruno Meyerhof Salama
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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law and economics; comparative law; civil law; judicial empowerment; Brazil

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Modes of Gap Filling: Good Faith and Fiduciary Duties Reconsidered

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 82, 2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Aug 2007
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Contracts, Law and Economics, Good Faith, Fiduciary Duties

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The Rise of International Corporate Law

European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper, 555/2020, FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series n. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2020
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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international corporate law, international corporate governance, comparative corporate governance, legal implants

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Governing State Capitalism: The Case of Brazil

Chinese State Capitalism and Institutional Change: Domestic and Global Implications Benjamin Liebman & Curtis J. Milhaupt eds. Oxford University Press (Forthcoming), FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series n. 112
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2014
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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State capitalism, discretion, corporate governance, legal institutions

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Veil Peeking: The Corporation as a Nexus for Regulation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, v. 169, 2021, p. 717-781
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2021
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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As Diferenças entre Declarações e Garantias e os Efeitos do Conhecimento do Adquirente (Sandbagging) (The Differences between Representations and Warranties and the Effects of Buyer’s Knowledge (Sandbagging))

FGV Direito SP Research Paper Series n. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Nov 2020
Mariana Pargendler and Carlos Portugal Gouvêa
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo and University of Sao Paulo - Faculdade de Direito
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M&A; Declarações E Garantias; Conhecimento; Sandbagging; Representations and Warranties

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Controlling Shareholders in the Twenty-First Century: Complicating Corporate Governance Beyond Agency Costs

45 Journal of Corporation Law (2020, Forthcoming), European Corporate Governance Institute - Law Working Paper No. 483/2019
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2019
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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controlling shareholders, corporate governance, nationalism, modularity

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Comparative Contract Law and Development: The Missing Link?

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 85, 2017, pp. 1717-1738
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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comparative contract law; contract institutions; law and development

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Politics in the Origins: The Making of Corporate Law in Nineteenth-Century Brazil

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 60, No. 3, Summer 2012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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The Unintended Consequences of State Ownership: The Brazilian Experience

Theoretical Inquiries in Law, v. 13, n. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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State Ownership, Corporate Governance, Investor Protection

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A Law and Economics Perspective on Legal Families

The Methodologies of Law and Economics, T. Ulen, ed., Edward Elgar, 2013, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS13-01, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Nuno Garoupa and Mariana Pargendler
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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RPTs in SOEs: Tunneling, Propping, and Policy Channeling

Luca Enriques and Tobias Tröger, eds., The Law and Finance of Related Party Transactions (Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming), Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 517, Stanford Public Law Working Paper, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 386/2018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2018
Curtis J. Milhaupt and Mariana Pargendler
Stanford Law School and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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state-owned enterprises, related-party transactions, industrial policy

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How Universal is the Corporate Form? Reflections on the Dwindling of Corporate Attributes in Brazil

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2018
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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corporate law, limited liability, lock-in, comparative corporate governance

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Contract Law and Inequality

107 Iowa Law Review (Forthcoming), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 21-11
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
Kevin E. Davis and Mariana Pargendler
New York University School of Law and Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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Regulatory Partitioning as a Key Function of Corporate Personality

Elizabeth Pollman and Robert B. Thompson, eds., Research Handbook on Corporate Purpose and Personhood (Edward Elgar, Forthcoming 2021), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-59
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2021
Mariana Pargendler
Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo
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corporate personality, regulatory partitioning, asset partitioning, veil peeking, veil piercing, nexus for regulation