The Activist Investing Resource Blog is a central repository for published works concerning shareholder activism

The purpose of the Resource Center is to provide valuable insight for anyone interested in financial-oriented activist investing strategies.

This site contains several presentations given by leading experts at various conferences on shareholder activism.

We also have a bookstore along with several scholarly works and published papers - which we have categorized for your convenience.


General Commentary

Corporate Defense Strategies

Acquisition Strategies

Corporate Governance

Hedge Fund Activists & Proxy Fights

Tracking Hedge Fund Activism

Please send us any articles or presentations you think will be a good fit for this site.

David Schatz

Corporate Governance

White Knights and the Corporate Governance of Hostile Takeovers
February 2008
Riccardo Calcagno, VU University Amsterdam
Sonia Falconieri, Cass Business School
The Paper is Available Here

What Matters in Corporate Governance
April 2009
Lucian Bebchuk, Harvard University
Alma Cohen, Tel Aviv University
Allen Ferrell, Harvard Law School
The Paper is Available Here

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance
December 2004
Lawrence Brown, Georgia State University
Marcus Caylor, University of Southern California
The Paper is Available Here

Corporate Governance and the New Hedge Fund Activism: an Empirical Analysis
June 2006
Thomas Briggs
The Paper is Available Here

Hedge Funds in Corporate Governance and Corporate Law
July 2006
Marcel Kahan, New York University
Edward Rock, University of Pennsylvania
The Paper is Available Here

Hedge Fund Activism and Corporate Governance: The State of the Art
August 2008
Faysal Barrachdi
The Paper is Available Here

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance and Firm Performance
September 2006
Alon Brav, Duke University
Wei Jiang, Columbia University
Frank Portnoy, University of San Diego
Randall Thomas, Vanderbilt University
The Paper if Available Here

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