Stephane Rousseau

Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law

Professor, Chair in Business Law and Governance

C.P. 6128 succ. centre-ville

Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7

Canada

http://www.droitdesaffaires.ca

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Regulating Credit Rating Agencies after the Financial Crisis: The Long and Winding Road Toward Accountability

Capital Markets Institute Research Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Aug 2009
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,952 (5,044)
Citation 1

Abstract:

credit ratings, rating agencies, structured finance, financial regulation

2.

Enhancing the Accountability of Credit Rating Agencies: The Case for a Disclosure-Based Approach

CREDIT RATING AGENCIES: NEED FOR REFORM IN CANADA?, 2005
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 863 (19,007)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Credit rating agencies, securities regulation

3.

London Calling?: The Experience of the Alternative Investment Market and the Competitiveness of Canadian Stock Exchanges

Banking and Finance Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Jul 2008
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 310 (67,036)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Stock exchanges, securities regulation

4.

Law of Incorporation and Ownership Structure: The Law and Finance Theory Revisited

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2008
Yves Bozec, Stephane Rousseau and Claude Laurin
HEC Montreal, Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law and HEC Montreal - Department of Accounting Studies
Downloads 245 (96,700)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Ownership structure, law and finance, private benefits of control

5.

The Future of Capital Formation for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: Rethinking Initial Public Offering Regulation after the Restructuration of Canadian Stock Exchanges

Revue Juridique Themis, Vol. 34, pp. 661-760, 2001
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 01 Jun 2005
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 216 (106,830)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Securities regulation

6.

Internet-Based Securities Offerings by Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Attractions and Challenges

Canadian Business Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 226, 2001
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 May 2005
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 153 (149,428)

Abstract:

Securities regulation

7.

Legal Regime and Financial Reporting Quality

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Apr 2014
Andrei Filip, Réal Labelle and Stephane Rousseau
ESSEC Business School, HEC Montréal - Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Governance and Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 106 (181,903)

Abstract:

Investor protection; bijuralism; bijural; French civil law; common law; legal regime; legal origin; financial reporting quality.

8.

A Question of Credibility: Enhancing the Accountability and Effectiveness of Credit Rating Agencies

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary No. 356
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Aug 2012
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 104 (183,001)

Abstract:

Financial Services, Economic growth and innovation, Canada, Credit Rating Agencies (CRAs)

9.

Canadian Corporate Governance Reform: In Search of a Regulatory Role for Corporation Law

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKETS, MERGING AND EMERGING BOARDS: CURRENT ISSUES IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, J. Sarra, ed., Vancouver, U.B.C. Press, pp. 3-39, 2003
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 May 2005 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2008
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 96 (209,831)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate law, corporate governance

10.

To Govern in the Interest of the Corporation: What Is the Board's Responsibility to Stakeholders Other than Shareholders?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Sep 2014
Yvan Allaire and Stephane Rousseau
Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations (IGOPP) and Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 64 (223,204)

Abstract:

stakeholders, interest of the corporation, board’s responsibility

11.

Lawyers as Gatekeepers

Company Lawyers Independent by Design: An ECLA White Paper, Philippe Coen and Christophe Roquilly (eds), Paris, Lexis-Nexis, 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
Stephane Rousseau, Julie Biron and Ejan Mackaay
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law, University of Montreal - Faculty of Law and Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 51 (250,862)

Abstract:

corporate governance, gatekeepers, legal profession

12.

The Protection of Minority Investors and the Compensation of Their Losses in Canada

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Aug 2014
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 34 (321,460)

Abstract:

securities regulation, investor protection, civil liability, enforcement

13.

The Evolution of Corporate Law in Canada: Towards Regulatory Competition?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Stephane Rousseau
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (315,662)

Abstract:

corporate law, comparative law, regulatory competition

14.

La responsabilité civile des administrateurs pour les retenues à la source: Une étude de la défense de diligence raisonnable en matière fiscale (Civil Liability of Administrators for Source Deductions: A Study of the Due Diligence Defense in Tax Matters)

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Stephane Rousseau, Gabriel Faure and Nadia Smaili
Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal and University of Quebec in Montreal Business School
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Abstract:

15.

Income Trusts Governance and Performance: Time for a Post-Mortem

Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 10 May 2009
HEC Montreal - Department of Finance, HEC Montréal, HEC Montréal - Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Governance and Université de Montréal - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Income trust, Trust, Governance, Performance