Since joining the University of Michigan Law School in 2003, Prof. Laura N. Beny has taught Corporate Finance, Enterprise Organization, International Finance, the Public Corporation, Law and Development, and an advanced seminar in law and finance. Her research interests include a wide range of subjects in law and economics, finance, political economy, and development. Her research has been published by the American Economic Review, the American Law and Economics Review, and the Journal of Corporation Law, among others. Before coming to Michigan, she practiced private and pro bono law at Debevoise & Plimpton, an international law firm based in New York City. Prof. Beny earned her MA and PhD in economics at Harvard University, her JD at Harvard Law School, and her BA in economics at Stanford University. She was a visiting professor at Duke University School of Law in fall 2010 and spring 2012.
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