Andrew Johnston

University of Sheffield - Law School

Professor

Sheffield

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Modern Corporation Statement on Company Law

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Oct 2016
Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute (deceased), SciencesPo, University of Bristol, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), Boston College Law School, University of Sheffield - Law School, University of Kent - Kent Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of York - York Law School, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London, (CCLS), Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Bristol, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, University of Essex - School of Law, University of York (UK), University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Manchester, The Business School, University of Colorado Denver, University of Leeds - School of Law, University College London, Faculty of Laws, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, University of Waikato - Management School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business, University of Leeds, University of Georgia School of Law, University of California, Davis - School of Law, Hofstra University College of Law, University of Technology, Sydney, Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Brescia, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Audencia School of Management, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, INSEAD, Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap), Independent, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) - Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF), Université Grenoble Alpes, São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas FGV DIREITO SP, University of Glasgow, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, Clarke Program on Corporations & Society, University of South Australia - School of Law, Independent, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, Independent, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, Nyenrode Business university and ARTICLE 19
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Company, Law, Corporate, Governance

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Commentary on the Shareholder Rights Directive

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014-41, Nordic & European Company Law Working Paper No. 15-13
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Andrew Johnston and Paige Morrow
University of Sheffield - Law School and ARTICLE 19
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Constructing Sustainability Through CSR: A Critical Appraisal of ISO 26000

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2011-33
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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The Law and Economics of Quantitative Easing

Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
Andrew Johnston and Trevor Pugh
University of Sheffield - Law School and University of Sheffield
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Quantitative Easing, Monetary Policy, Financial Crisis, Central Banks, European Law

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Facing Up to Social Cost: The Real Meaning of Corporate Social Responsibility

Griffith Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, p. 221, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Sep 2011
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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externalities, social cost, corporate social responsibility, corporate governance, comparative institutional analysis, transaction costs, constructivist sociology, Coase

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ISO 26000: Guiding Companies to Sustainability Through Social Responsibility?

European Company Law, Kluwer Law International, Special Issue on CSR and SRI, 2012, volume 9, issue 2, pp 110-117. , University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012-11
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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Commentary on the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015-09, Nordic & European Company Law Working Paper No. 15-12
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
Paige Morrow and Andrew Johnston
ARTICLE 19 and University of Sheffield - Law School
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Corporate governance, short-termism, boards, managers, shareholder rights, boards, directors, executive compensation, stock options, sustainability, ownership, remuneration policy

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Shareholder Primacy: The Main Barrier to Sustainable Companies

Company Law and Sustainability: Legal Barriers and Opportunities, Beate Sjåfjell and Benjamin J. Richardson (eds), Cambridge University Press, 2015, University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015-37
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Sheffield - Law School, University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, Students and Washington and Lee University - School of Law
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Governing Externalities: The Potential of Reflexive Corporate Social Responsibility

Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, Working Paper No. 436
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Oct 2012
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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Corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, externalities, reflexive law

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Corporate Governance for Sustainability

Number of pages: 6
Nyenrode Business university, University of Sheffield - Law School, University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), University of Michigan, Sciences Po, Columbia University School of Law, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris - Centre de Gestion Scientifique (CGS), York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Bristol, University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of York - York Law School, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, University of Bristol, Peter A. Allard School of Law, Ecole Universitaire de Management Clermont-Ferrand, University of Essex, University of San Francisco - School of Business and Management, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Drucker Institute, Essex Business School, Frank Bold, Morgan State University, Durham Business School, Liverpool Hope University, University of Manchester - School of Law, De Montfort University - Faculty of Business and Law, Wellesley College - Department of Economics, University of Birmingham, Linnaeus University, University of York, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, University of California, Davis - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of South Australia - School of Law, University of Leicester - Management Centre, University of York, HEC Paris, University of Glasgow, University College London - Faculty of Laws, School of Law, King's College, London; Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, Royal Holloway, University of London, University of Bristol - School of Law, University of Sheffield, University College London, Faculty of Laws, Nyenrode Business University, University of Oregon - Department of Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Westminster, Universidad Andres Bello, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, Queen’s University, School of Business and Economics, Linnaeus University, University of Auckland Faculty of Law, Zefat Academic College, University of Leeds, University of Dundee - Department of Accountancy & Business Finance, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Oxford Brookes Business School, School of Law, University of Sheffield, Hofstra University College of Law, The Open University - Department of Political Economics, University of Leeds - School of Law and University of Massachusetts
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corporate governance, company law, director duties, board obligations, sustainable finance action plan, sustainability strategy, ESG, shareholder primacy, sustainable development, climate change

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Fiduciary Duties of European Institutional Investors: Legal Analysis and Policy Recommendations

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2016
Andrew Johnston and Paige Morrow
University of Sheffield - Law School and ARTICLE 19
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How Neoclassical Economics Developed Without a Theory of Money

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Trevor Pugh and Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield and University of Sheffield - Law School
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Neoclassical economics

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Reforming English Company Law to Promote Sustainable Companies

European Company Law Volume 11 Issue 2, University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014-05
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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The Revised Shareholder Rights Directive 2017: Policy Implications for Workers

ETUI Research Paper - Policy Brief 2/2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 May 2018
Andrew Johnston and Paige Morrow
University of Sheffield - Law School and ARTICLE 19
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EU Law; EU Directive; Workers Rights; Workers Participation; Trade Union Role; Wage Policy; EU Countries

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Climate-Related Financial Disclosures: What Next for Environmental Sustainability?

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2018-02
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2018
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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Does the Corporations Power Extend to Re-Constituting the Corporation

Federal Law Review, 39 1: 71-101, 2011, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 11-19
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Graeme D. Orr and Andrew Johnston
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of Sheffield - Law School
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corporations law, corporate form, corporate constitution, company regulation, corporations power, Australian constitutional law, Incorporations case

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Obstacles to Sustainable Global Business. Towards EU Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019-02, Nordic & European Company Law Working Paper No. 19-10
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 18 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2019
University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Oslo, Department of Private Law, University of Sheffield - Law School and University of York
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The EU’s Approach to Environmentally Sustainable Business: Can Disclosure Overcome the Failings of Shareholder Primacy?

Marjan Peeters and Mariolina Eliantonio (eds), Research Handbook on EU Environmental Law (Edward Elgar, 2020), Chapter 25, Forthcoming, University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019-60
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2019
Andrew Johnston and Beate Sjåfjell
University of Sheffield - Law School and University of Oslo - Faculty of Law
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Market-Led Sustainability through Information Disclosure: The UK Approach

In Beate Sjåfjell and Christopher M. Bruner (eds), Cambridge Handbook of Corporate Law, Corporate Governance and Sustainability (Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming)., University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019-20
Posted: 08 May 2019
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School

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information disclosure, corporate accountability, company law reform, corporate governance reform, shareholder value

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Regulating Hedge Funds for Systemic Stability: The EU's Approach

European Law Journal, Vol. 21, Issue 6, pp. 758-786, 2015
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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Preventing the Next Financial Crisis? Regulating Bankers' Pay in Europe

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 41, Issue 1, pp. 6-27, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2014
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School
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After the OFR: Can UK Shareholder Value Still be Enlightened?

European Business Organization Law Review (EBOR), Vol. 7, 2006
Posted: 19 Feb 2007
Andrew Johnston
University of Sheffield - Law School

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corporate governance, enlightened shareholder value, institutional investors, company law reform, qualitative disclosure