J.B. Heaton Research LLC

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J.B. Heaton is a lawyer and financial economist. He received his MBA and PhD in financial economics from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his JD from the University of Chicago Law School, all in 1999. Before starting his own practice, he was a litigation partner with a national litigation boutique from 2004 to 2017, leading corporate, securities, and transactional litigation. He has taught and published extensively in finance and law, and his work has been cited and relied on by scholars and courts throughout the world.

His Google Scholar site is here.  Unpublished (and some published) work can be found at his SSRN page here. (J.B. is ranked in the top 1% of SSRN authors.) His CV is available on request. You can reach J.B at (312) 257-3900 or jb@jbheaton.com.

My new eBook, Cutting in Line: The Social Costs of Dividends and Share Buybacks is now available at Amazon.com.