Encyclopedia of Law and Economics

2019 Edition
| Editors: Alain Marciano, Giovanni Battista Ramello

Information Disclosure

  • Mika PajarinenEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7753-2_253


This essay discusses information disclosure, i.e., making company related information accessible to interested parties, in regard to economic literature. The two main fields in which information disclosure is dealt with in this context are corporate finance and innovations. Short notes on other contexts in economics are also made. The essay excludes the descriptions of formal procedures and legal aspects of disclosing information.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (ETLA)HelsinkiFinland