EW Barker Centre for Law & Business


Margaret M. BLAIR

Vanderbilt Law School

Margaret Blair is the Milton R. Underwood Chair in Free Enterprise at Vanderbilt University Law School. An economist who focuses on management law and finance, her current research interests include team production and the legal structure of business organizations, legal issues in the governance of supply chains, the role of private sector governance arrangements in contract enforcement, the legal concept of corporate "personhood," the historical treatment of corporations by the U.S. Supreme Court, and the problem of excessive leverage in financial markets.