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Publications by Robert Bartlett


Do Institutional Investors Value the 10b-5 Private Right of Action? Evidence from Investor Trading Behavior Following Morrison v. National Australia Bank Ltd (2010), J. Legal Stud., forthcoming (2015)

The Institutional Framework for Cost Benefit Analysis in Financial Regulation: A Tale of Four Paradigms?, 44 J. Legal Stud. 379 (2014)

Blind Consent? A Social Psychological Investigation of Non-Readership of Click-Through Agreements (with Victoria C. Plaut), 36 Law & Hum. Behav. 293 (2012)

Inefficiencies in the Information Thicket: A Case Study of Derivatives Disclosure During the Financial Crisis, 36 J. Corp. Law 1 (to be reprinted in 44 Securities L. Rev. (2012)

Making Banks Transparent, 65 Vand. L. Rev. 293 (2012)

The Transformation and Re-Transformation of American Business Law, 1980 to the Present (with John C. Lee), 76 Hoshakaigaku 72 [Journal of the Japanese Assocation of Sociology of Law] (2012) - PDF Version (1.89 Mb)

Going Private But Staying Public: Reexamining the Effect of Sarbanes-Oxley on Firms' Going-Private Decisions, 76 U. Chi L. Rev. 7 (2009)

Taking Finance Seriously: How Debt-Financing Distorts Bidding Outcomes in Corporate Takeovers, 76 Fordham L. Rev. 1975 (2008)

Venture Capital, Agency Costs, and the False Dichotomy of the Corporation, 54 UCLA L. Rev. 37 (2006)

Understanding Price-Based Antidilution Protection: Five Principles to Apply When Negotiating a Down-Round Financing, 59 Bus.Law. 23 (2003)


Commentary (solicited essay responding to D. Gordon Smith & Brayden G. King's Contracts as Organizations), 51 Arizona L. Rev. 1 (2009)

Note, Cyberspace Regulation and the Discourse of State Sovereignty, 112 Harv. L. Rev. 1680 (1999)


The Ancillary Agreements, in The Acquisition & Sale of the Emerging Growth Company: The M&A Exit (Christopher D. Dillon and Brett A. Pletcher, eds.) (2004)