Amsterdam Research Institute for Legal Studies

Williamson Prize for best article awarded to UvA professors Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci and Enrico Perotti

28 May 2018

Professors Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci (Amsterdam Law school and Amsterdam Business School) and Enrico Perotti have been awarded the 2018 Oliver E. Williamson Prize for the best article published in the Journal of Law, Economics & Organization in 2017.

In their study they explain the historical emergence of the corporate form in the 17th century in the Dutch Republic and contrast it with similar developments in England. The winning article is:

Dari-Mattiacci, Giuseppe, Gelderblom, Oscar, Jonker, Joost, and Perotti, Enrico (2017), ‘The Emergence of the Corporate Form,’ 33(2) Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 193-236.

Published by  Faculty of Law