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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 22 Citations 5,205 86 World Ranking 1112 National Ranking 647

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Finance

His primary scientific interests are in Shareholder, Corporate governance, Accounting, Agency cost and Law and economics. His Shareholder research integrates issues from Executive compensation, Class action and Monetary economics. His work on Equity expands to the thematically related Corporate governance.

His research in Accounting intersects with topics in Control and Abnormal return. The various areas that he examines in his Control study include Stock market, Shareholder voting and Value. His study looks at the relationship between Agency cost and topics such as Securities fraud, which overlap with Corporation and Labor union.

His most cited work include:

  • Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance (696 citations)
  • Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance (293 citations)
  • Shareholder proposals in the new millennium: Shareholder support, board response, and market reaction☆ (139 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Shareholder, Corporate governance, Accounting, Law and economics and Executive compensation. Randall S. Thomas studies Agency cost, a branch of Shareholder. Randall S. Thomas combines subjects such as Equity, Corporation, Hedge fund and Scholarship with his study of Corporate governance.

Randall S. Thomas focuses mostly in the field of Hedge fund, narrowing it down to matters related to Alternative beta and, in some cases, Hedge accounting and Financial economics. His Accounting study combines topics in areas such as Control and Petitioner. His Executive compensation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Labour law, Labour economics, Public economics and Remuneration.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Shareholder (52.30%)
  • Corporate governance (26.44%)
  • Accounting (23.56%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2020)?

  • Shareholder (52.30%)
  • Corporate governance (26.44%)
  • Corporate law (19.54%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Shareholder, Corporate governance, Corporate law, Law and Law and economics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Institutional investor, Corporation, Accounting and Jurisdiction. His Accounting research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Quality, Agency cost and China.

The Corporate law study combines topics in areas such as Hedge fund, Supreme court, Plaintiff and Market economy. His Judicial review and Shareholder voting study, which is part of a larger body of work in Law, is frequently linked to Proxy, bridging the gap between disciplines. His work carried out in the field of Law and economics brings together such families of science as Control and Politics.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • The impact on shareholder value of top defense counsel in mergers and acquisitions litigation (4 citations)
  • The Shifting Tides of Merger Litigation (2 citations)
  • Revolving Elites: The Unexplored Risk of Capturing the SEC (1 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Finance

Randall S. Thomas focuses on Shareholder, Law, Corporate law, Law and economics and Corporate governance. His Shareholder research includes elements of Enforcement and Damages. His Law study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Financial economics, Arbitrage, Control and Fair value.

His Corporate law research focuses on subjects like Statutory law, which are linked to Hedge fund, Capital market, Public policy, Voting and Misconduct. His Law and economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Arbitration, Class action, Securities fraud and Tribunal. His Corporate governance study incorporates themes from Common law, Corporation, Supreme court, Doctrine and Judicial review.

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Best Publications

Law and Economics

Directors W. Kip Viscusi;Jeremy Atack;Margaret Blair;Thomas Carr.
(2006)

2689 Citations

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Alon Brav;Wei Jiang;Frank Partnoy;Randall Thomas.
Journal of Finance (2008)

1500 Citations

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Alon Brav;Alon Brav;Wei Jiang;Wei Jiang;Randall S. Thomas;Frank Partnoy.
Social Science Research Network (2008)

976 Citations

Gap Filling, Hedge Funds, and Financial Innovation

Frank Partnoy;Randall S. Thomas;Yasuyuki Fuchita;Robert E. Litan.
New Financial Instruments and Institutions: Opportunities and Policy Changes (2007)

86 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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