P. M. Vasudev

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Associate Professor

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, K1N 6N5

Canada

http://commonlaw.uottawa.ca/en/people/vasudev-pm

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Capital Market and Corporate Governance in India: An Overview of Recent Trends

Corporate Governance Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 255-282, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 770 (21,961)

Abstract:

India, capital markets, corporate governance, company law, securities law, foreign capital, economic liberalization, economic reforms, financial model of business corporations, trade deficit, current account deficit, foreign portfolio investments

2.

Corporate Governance after the Financial Crisis

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AFTER THE FINANCIAL CRISIS, P.M. Vasudev, Susan Watson, eds., Edward Elgar Ltd., 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev and Susan Watson
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Auckland Faculty of Law
Downloads 553 (30,393)
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Abstract:

corporate governance, corporate law, shareholder primacy, derivative actions, board of directors, business ethics, stakeholder principle, Malaysia, insolvency law, market-oriented blockholder, corporate purpose, Taiwan, independent directors, public-private methods, New Zealand, Canada

3.

Default Swaps and Director Oversight: Lessons from AIG

Journal of Corp. Law, Vol. 35, June 2010
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 403 (53,117)
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, disclosures, AIG, board of directors, independent directors, board monitoring, standard of care, duty of care

4.

Corporate Governance in Banks – A View Through the LIBOR Lens

Journal of Banking Regulation (2013)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 May 2013 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2013
P. M. Vasudev and Diriana Rodriguez Guerrero
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, banks, LIBOR scandal, fiduciary duties, duty of loyalty, duty of good faith, financial liberalization, interest rate derivatives, speculation, internal control, conflict of interests

5.

Credit Derivatives and the Dodd Frank Act – Is the Regulatory Response Appropriate?

Forthcoming, J. Banking Reg. (2013)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 339 (60,617)

Abstract:

Credit derivatives, Collateralized Debt Obligations, Credit Default Swaps, Synthetic CDO, financial innovation, Dodd Frank Act, AIG, Credit Crisis, liberty of contract, financial regulation

6.

Corporate Law and its Efficiency: A Review of History

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 50, pp. 237-283, 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 260 (83,264)

Abstract:

Corporate law, history of corporations, economic efficiency, legal reform, special interests, public policy, democratic process

7.

Capital Stock, Its Shares and Their Holders: A Comparison of India and Delaware

Worldwide Junior Corporate Scholars Forum Conference, March 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jul 2006
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 247 (88,351)
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Abstract:

Corporations, shareholder supremacy, corporate law, stock market, corporate governance

8.

Stock Market, Corporations and their Regulation: A Few Glimpses into Reality

CLPE Research Paper No. 2/2008, The ICFAI Journal of Behavioral Finance, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 28-79, March 2008
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 187 (125,387)
Citation 1

Abstract:

corporations, corporate governance, stock market, securities law, corporate law, corporate behaviour, informational regime, corporate disclosures, efficient markets hypothesis

9.

Equity Pricing, the Informational Regime and Efficient Markets: A Historical Perspective

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Mar 2007
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 183 (129,143)

Abstract:

asset pricing, stock markets, informational regime, efficient markets

10.

The Stakeholder Principle, Corporate Governance and Theory - Evidence from the Field and the Path Onward

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 41, Forthcoming 2013
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 142 (140,886)

Abstract:

Shareholder value, stakeholder principle, shareholder principle, corporate governance, corporate objective, enlightened shareholder value

11.

Corporate Stakeholders in Canada: An Overview and a Proposal

(2013) 45 Ottawa Law Review 135
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 129 (134,513)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, stakeholders, directors, oppression remedy, adversarial litigation, directors' duties, multi-fiduciary duties, Canada, Canada Business Corporations Act, business judgment rule, alternative dispute resolution, aritificial reasoning in law

12.

Ethics in Finance - Social Contracts and Beyond

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-6
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2015
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 117 (147,777)

Abstract:

financial misconduct, corporate codes of ethics, regulatory ethics, mortgage securities, derivatives, commodities speculation, LIBOR manipulation, exchange rate manipulation, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, corporate governance, board responsibilities, business ethics

13.

The Bhagavad Gita: A Modern Companion - Introduction

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 101 (172,149)

Abstract:

Bhagavad Gita, Indian spirituality, philosophy, atma, upanishad, dharma, Mahatma Gandhi, immortality

14.

Credit Derivatives and Risk Management: Corporate Governance in the Sarbanes-Oxley World

Journal of Business Law, Vol. 331, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 97 (179,669)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Credit derivatives, collateralized debt obligations, credit default swaps, corporate governance, board oversight, risk management, independent audit, securities law, disclosures

15.

Corporate Governance at Nortel – Revisiting Board Functions

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 18 May 2014
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 69 (217,003)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, board oversight, Nortel, board committees, CEO selection, succession planning, business and strategy, director engagement, accounting restatements

16.

The Constitution, Citizenship, and Corporations – A Critical Look at Citizens United v. FEC

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Dec 2011
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 65 (264,759)

Abstract:

Corporations, business corporations, constitution, citizenship, citizens united, political rights, corporate law, executive pay, race to the bottom, director primacy, managerial capitalism

17.

Canadian Pension Funds: Investments and Role in the Capital Markets and Corporate Governance

25 Banking & Finance Law Review 247
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2013
Poonam Puri and P. M. Vasudev
York University - Osgoode Law School and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 55 (269,111)

Abstract:

canadian, pension, funds, capital market, corporate governance, investment

18.

Law, Economics, and Beyond: A Case for Re-Theorizing the Business Corporation

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 55, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 38 (318,453)

Abstract:

corporate governance, economic theory, agency costs, nexus of contracts, shareholder value, executive pay, globalization, dividends, share buybacks, Enron

19.

Corporate Stakeholders in New Zealand – The Present, and Possibilities for the Future

18 New Zealand Bus. L. Q'trly (2012)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
P. M. Vasudev
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 30 (321,378)

Abstract:

Companies, corporate governance, New Zealand, shareholder primacy, stakeholder principle