IESE Faculty Member Receives Brattle Group Prize 2012

Prof. Mireia Giné co-authors study on corporate governance

14/01/2013 San Diego


An IESE faculty member has been named a recipient of the Brattle Group Prize 2012 for Corporate Finance, in the category of Distinguished Paper. Prof. Mireia Giné was awarded the prize for the paper, "The Vote is Cast: The Effect of Corporate Governance on Shareholder Value," which was co-authored with Vicente Cuñat, professor at the London School of Economics and Maria Guadalupe, professor at INSEAD.

The annual prizes are funded through a grant from The Brattle Group. They are presented at the American Finance Association's Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA, which was held January 4-5, 2013.

Winners of the prize are judged to be exceptional by the associate editors of The Journal of Finance.The AFA is an academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.

You can access IESE Insight to read a summary of the paper, "The Vote is Cast: Effect of Close-Call Votes on Firm Value."