International financial centres are today in competition. The legal framework appears as an essential element of their competitiveness. Comparative economic analysis of legal systems linked to financial centres can be a useful tool to define a policy aimed at improving the competitiveness of a financial centre. The current study tries to show that the Law & Finance approach can be applied to this practical goal, by means of an adaptation of the methodology employed.
BOUTHINON-DUMAS, H. and BOUGHANMI, A. (2009). Benchmarking of Legal Systems and Competition between The International Financial Centres. In: Mediterranean Critical Studies in Accounting and Finance Conference.