Jesse M. Fried

Dane Professor of Law

Representative Publications

Bibliography


Books


Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. Pay Without Performance: The Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation (Harvard University Press 2004).
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Articles in a Periodical


Coates, John C., Jesse M. Fried & Kathryn E. Spier. "What Courses Should Law Students Take? Lessons from Harvard’s Big Law Survey," 64 J. Legal Educ. (forthcoming 2014).

Broughman, Brian B. & Jesse M. Fried. "Carrots and Sticks: How VCs Induce Entrepreneurial Teams to Sell Startups," 98 Cornell L. Rev. 1319 (2013).
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Fried, Jesse M. & Nitzan Shilon. "The Dodd-Frank Clawback and the Problem Of Excess Pay," The Corporate Board, Jan./Feb. 2012, at 15.

Broughman, Brian B. & Jesse M. Fried. "Do VCs use inside rounds to dilute founders? Some evidence from Silicon Valley," 18 J. Corp. Fin. 1104 (2012).
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Fried, Jesse M. & Nitzan Shilon. "Excess Pay and the Dodd-Frank Clawback," Director Notes, Oct. 2011.
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Fried, Jesse M. "Share Repurchases, Equity Issuances, and the Optimal Design of Executive Pay," 89 Texas Law Review 1113 (2011).

Fried, Jesse M. & Nitzan Shilon. "Excess-Pay Clawbacks," 36 J. Corp. L. 722 (2011).
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Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Paying for Long-Term Performance," 158 U. Pa. L. Rev 1915 (2010).
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Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Tackling the Managerial Power Problem," Pathways Magazine, Summer 2010, at 9.
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Fried, Jesse M. & Brian Broughman. "Renegotiation of Cash Flow Rights in the Sale of VC-Backed Firms," 95 J. Fin. Econ. 384 (2010).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "How to Tie Equity Compensation to Long-Term Results," 22 Journal of Applied Corporate Finance 99 (2010).
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Fried, Jesse M. "Firms Gone Dark," 76 University of Chicago Law Review 135 (2009).

Fried, Jesse M. "Option Backdating and Its Implications," 65 Washington & Lee Law Review 853 (2008).

Fried, Jesse M. "Hands-Off Options," 61 Vanderbilt L. Rev. 453 (2008).

Fried, Jesse M. "Advance Disclosure of Managers' Stock Trades: A Proposal to Improve Executive Compensation," 3 The Economists' Voice (2006).

Fried, Jesse M. & Mira Ganor. "Agency Costs of Venture Capitalist Control in Startups," 81 New York University Law Review 967 (2006).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Pay without Performance: Overview of the Issues," 30 Journal of Corporation Law 647 (2005).
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Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Executive Compensation at Fannie Mae: A Case Study of Perverse Incentives, Nonperformance Pay and Camouflage," 30 Journal of Corporation Law 807 (2005).

Fried, Jesse M. "Informed Trading and False Signaling with Open Market Repurchases," 93 California Law Review 1326 (2005).

Fried, Jesse M. & Lucian A. Bebchuk. "Pay without Performance: Overview of the Issues," 17 Journal of Applied Corporate Finance 8 (2005).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Improving Executive Compensation," 7 TIAA-CREF Invesment Forum 11 (2003).

Fried, Jesse M. "Insider Abstention," 13 Yale Law Journal 455 (2003).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Stealth Compensation as an Agency Problem," 117 Journal of Economic Perspectives 71 (2003).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Power, Rent Extraction, and Executive Compensation," 3 CESifo Forum 23 (2002).
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Fried, Jesse M. & Alon Chaver. "Managers' Fiduciary Duty Upon the Firm's Insolvency: Accounting for Performance Creditors," 55 Vanderbilt Law Review 1813 (2002).

Bebchuk, Lucian A., Jesse M. Fried & David Walker. "Managerial Power and Rent Extraction in the Design of Executive Compensation," 69 University of Chicago Law Review 751 (2002).

Fried, Jesse M. "Open Market Share Repurchases: Signaling or Managerial Opportunism?" 2 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 865 (2001).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "A New Approach to Valuing Secured Claims in Bankrputcy," 114 Harvard Law Review 2386 (2001).

Fried, Jesse M. "Insider Signaling and Insider Trading with Repurchase Tender Offers," 67 University of Cincinati Law Review 421 (2000).

Fried, Jesse M. "Reducing the Profitability of Corporate Insider Trading Through Pretrading Disclosure," 71 Southern California Law Review 303 (1998).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "The Uneasy Case for the Priority of Secured Claims in Bankruptcy: Further Thoughts and a Reply to Critics," 82 Cornell Law Review 1279 (1997).

Fried, Jesse M. "Taking the Economic Costs of Priority Seriously," 51 Quarterly Report 328 (1997).

Fried, Jesse M. "Executory Contracts and Performance Decisions in Bankruptcy," 46 Duke Law Journal 51 (1996).

Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "The Uneasy Case for the Priority of Secured Claims in Bankrutcy," 105 Yale Law Journal 857 (1996).

Bebchuk, Lucian A., Louis Kaplow & Jesse M. Fried. "Concentration in the Israeli Economy and Bank Investment in Nonfinancial Companies," 42 Economic Quaterly 643 (1996).


Articles in a Newspaper


Bebchuk, Lucian A. & Jesse M. Fried. "Taming the Stock Option Game," Project Syndicate, November 2009.
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Fried, Jesse M. "What Cap?" New York Times, February 2009, Room for Debate.

Fried, Jesse M. "Uncle Sam Should Claw Back Wall Street Bonuses," San Francisco Chronicle, September 2008.

Fried, Jesse M. "Greed, Not Firms' Well-Being, Was Motive for Backdating," San Jose Mercury News, August 2007.

Fried, Jesse M. "Reward Managers with Hands-Off Options," Marketplace Radio, July 2007.


Working or Discussion Papers


Coates, John C., Jesse M. Fried & Kathryn E. Spier. "What Courses Should Law Students Take? Harvard's Largest Employers Weigh In," HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper, No. 2014-12 (2014).
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Representative Publications

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