Roberta Romano

Sterling Professor of Law and Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law

Roberta Romano

Sterling Professor of Law at the Yale Law School, Roberta Romano specializes in corporate law and financial market regulation. She has written extensively on state competition for corporate charters, the political economy of takeover regulation, shareholder litigation, institutional investor activism in corporate governance, and the regulation of financial instruments and securities markets.

Education

  • JD, Yale University, 1980
  • MA, University of Chicago, 1975
  • BA, University of Rochester, 1973

Achievements

Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1995-
Research Associate
National Bureau of Economic
Research
Corporate Finance Program
1999-
President
Society for Empirical Legal Studies
2009-2010
President
American Law & Economics Association
1998-1999
Yale Law Women Teaching Award
1997, 2007

Editorships

Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization
Editorial Board
Supreme Court Economic Review
Editorial Board
American Law and Economics Review
Editorial Board
Corporate Securities and Finance Law Abstracts
Editorial Board
European Business Organization Law Review
Editorial Board
Journal of Corporate Law Studies
Editorial Board
Experimental and Empirical Studies Abstracts
Editorial Board
White Collar Crime Abstracting Journal
Editorial Board