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Alexandre Padilla

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Alexandre Padilla is an Associate Professor of Economics at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

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Martha is Not Guilty

Financial MarketsLegal System

06/12/2003Mises Daily Articles
Whether we look at the very sketchy circumstantial evidence, the fiduciary duty argument, or the proprietary information doctrine argument, none of these arguments can justify the prosecution of Martha Stewart. The prosecution of Martha Stewart and others before her is nothing more than the...
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Can Agency Theory Justify the Regulation of Insider Trading?

Financial Markets

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The insider trading debate traditionally discusses the pros and cons of insider trading and draws a conclusion about the desirability or undesirability of public regulation of insider trading.


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Should the Government Regulate Insider Trading ?

Financial MarketsLegal SystemInterventionism

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
This paper investigates whether the government regulation of insider trading or insider trading laws can be effective. Volume 22, Number 1 (2011)


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