Corporate Law, Governance and Capital Markets
Contact : Convener - Professor Blanaid Clarke
The Corporate Law, Governance and Capital Markets Research Group brings together scholars with expertise in the field and with particular research strengths in the area of directors’ duties, comparative corporate law, corporate governance, securities law, takeover law, diversity, board composition, investment fund regulation, investor protection and banking law.
Members contribute to international peer reviewed scholarly publications; organise and participate in national and international conferences, seminars and workshops; make submissions to national and EU consultations; participate in expert working groups and international research networks; act on editorial boards of leading scholarly journals; and contribute to public policy development on the national and international stage. They develop and promote innovative curriculum, teaching methodologies and teaching materials in this field and play a leading role in promoting research at doctoral level in the School. The Group also provides a forum for developing research ideas and projects and encouraging and engaging in collaborative research.