The Yale Law Journal

Zohar Goshen


Barbarians Inside the Gates: Raiders, Activists, and the Risk of Mistargeting

Zohar Goshen & Reilly S. Steel

This Article argues that the conventional wisdom about corporate raiders and activist hedge funds—lambasting raiders and praising activists—is wrong. The authors explain how activists are more likely than raiders to engage in mistargeting, implying they are also more likely to destroy value and, ult…


Corporate Control and Idiosyncratic Vision

Zohar Goshen & Assaf Hamdani

This Article offers a novel theory of corporate control. It does so by shedding new light on corporate-ownership structures and challenging the prevailing model of controlling shareholders as essentially opportunistic actors who seek to reap private benefits at the expense of minor…