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Laura Nyantung Beny

Laura Nyantung Beny

Earl Warren DeLano Professor of Law
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2003-



Forthcoming

  • "Breaking Baal: Monuments, Memory, and Social Justice." Harvard Law Review Forum, Forthcoming 2021.

Books

  • Co-editor. Sudan's Killing Fields: Political Violence and Fragmentation. S. Hale, co-editor. Trenton, N.J.: Red Sea Press, 2014.
    MLaw Catalog

Book Chapters

  • "Beyond Economics: Slavery in the Sudan." In Sudan's Killing Fields: Political Violence and Fragmentation, edited by L. N. Beny and S. Hale, 217-29. Trenton, N.J.: Red Sea Press, 2014.
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  • "The Political Economy of Insider Trading Laws and Enforcement: Law vs. Politics? International Evidence." In Research Handbook on Insider Trading, edited by S. Bainbridge, 266-98. Research Handbooks in Corporate Law and Governance. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar, 2013.
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    Full Text: Elgar Online (UMich users) | Elgar Online | SSRN
  • "Has Illegal Insider Trading Become More Rampant in the United States? Empirical Evidence from Takeovers." N. Seyhun, co-author. In Research Handbook on Insider Trading, edited by S. Bainbridge, 211-29. Research Handbooks in Corporate Law and Governance. Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar, 2013.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | Elgar Online (UMich users) | Elgar Online | SSRN
  • "Seychelles (County Profiles)." L. D. Cook, co-author. In Africa Competitiveness Rep, vol. 2000/2001, 196-9. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Journal Articles


Reviews

  • "Decolonization as Dialectic Process in Law and Literature." Review of The Battle for International Law, by Jochen von Bernstorff and Philipp Dann, editors. International Law and International Legal Thought (2020).
  • Review of South Sudan: A Slow Liberation, by Edward Thomas. The Historian 80, no. 3 (2018): 540-1.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | Wiley (UMich Users) | Wiley

Other Publications

  • S. Hale, co-author. Introduction to Sudan's Killing Fields: Political Violence and Fragmentation, by L. N. Beny and S. Hale, editors, xiii-xxxi. New Jersey: Red Sea Press, (2014).
    Full Text: SSRN

Reprints (Articles and other publications reprinted in full and Law Quadrangle)

  • "Questions to Ask Before You Join a Club." P. S. Bird et al., co-authors. In Fifth Annual Private Equity Forum: Legal and Financial Strategies for Dealmaking in a New Regulatory Regime, 65-73. Corporate Law and Practice Course Handbook Series, Number B-1393. New York: Practising Law Institute, 2003. (Originally published under the same title in Debevoise & Plimpton Priv. Equity Rep. 3, no. 2 (2003): 1, 14-6.)
  • "Questions to Ask Before You Join a Club." P. S. Bird et al., co-authors. Priv. Equity Int'l 15 (2003): 30-3. (Originally published under the same title in Debevoise & Plimpton Priv. Equity Rep. 3, no. 2 (2003): 1, 14-6.)
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Works in Progress & Working Papers

  • The Law and Economics of Public Global Efforts to Prevent and Punish Genocide. Working Paper.
  • The Empirical Evidence on the Regulation of Insider Trading. Working Paper.
  • Analysis of the Republic of South Sudan's Accession to the East African Community: Benefits, Detriments and Recommendations. M. Snyder, co-author. University of Michigan Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper No. 337. Working Paper.
    Full Text: SSRN
  • Diversity Among Elite American Law Firms: An Empirical Analysis. University of Michigan Law & Economics Working Paper.
    Full Text: SSRN


Revised 01/06/2021