About the Program


The Program on Corporate Governance seeks to foster research and scholarship about corporate governance and facilitate discourse in this field among academics, practitioners, and policy-makers.

The Program’s Advisory Board consists of William Ackman, Peter Atkins, Joseph Bachelder, John Bader, Allison Bennington, Richard Brand, Daniel Burch, Richard Climan, Jesse Cohn, Isaac Corré, Scott Davis, John Finley, Stephen Fraidin, Byron S. Georgiou, Carl Icahn, Jack B. Jacobs, Paula Loop, David Millstone, Theodore Mirvis, Toby Myerson, Morton Pierce, Barry Rosenstein, Paul K. Rowe, Marc TrevinoRodman Ward, and Daniel Wolf.

The Program’s director is Professor Lucian Bebchuk, and other Harvard Law School faculty members contributing to its activities are Robert Clark, John Coates, Allen Ferrell, Jesse Fried, Scott Hirst, Howell Jackson, Reinier Kraakman, Mark Ramseyer, Mark Roe, Robert Sitkoff, Holger Spamann, and Guhan Subramanian.

Also contributing to the Program’s activities are its Senior Fellows, Alon Brav, Stephen M. Davis, Assaf Hamdani, Oliver Hart, Ben W. Heineman, Jr., Robert J. Jackson, Jr., Wei Jiang, Lewis Kaden, Robert Pozen, and its Fellows, Talia Gillis, Scott Hirst, Kobi Kastiel, Thomas Keusch, Eithan Kidron, Yaron Nili, Adi Osofsky, June Rhee, Tomer Shadmy, and Yun Soo Shin.

In planning events and conferences, the Program receives input from the members of its Corporate Governance Forum Advisory Council, Maryellen Andersen, Amy Bilbija, Marian Block, Maureen Bujno, Martha Carter, Joan Conley, Art Crozier, David Eaton, Peggy Foran, Todd Gershkowitz, Nancy Hamilton, Paula Loop, Peter Michelsen, Cynthia Nastanski, Mark Preisinger, David Rosewater, Jim Rossman, Kurt Schacht, Linda Scott, Matthew Sherman, Kelly Mahon Tullier, and Joseph White.

The Program’s associate director is Stephen Davis, the Program’s coordinator is Jordan Figueroa (coordinator@corpgov.law.harvard.edu), and its webmaster is Travis Taylor (ttaylor@law.harvard.edu).

The co-editors of the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation are Scott HirstKobi Kastiel, Yaron Nili, June Rhee, and R. Christopher Small.

The Program on Corporate Governance seeks to foster research and discussion by individuals holding a wide range of views on corporate governance issues. The Program does not take any positions on such issues; all views expressed in connection with the Program’s activities should be attributed only to the individuals expressing them. The work of the Program on Corporate Governance is supported by the Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance Fund.