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General

Robert joined Aston Business School from Trinity Hall, Cambridge, where he undertook research on directors' duties.  He holds a first class honours degree in accounting and finance from Brighton University and a master’s degree in commercial law (awarded with commendation) from Bristol University. His research interests are in company law, corporate governance and taxation. His principal publications are within company law. He is also interested in Scots law and the law of the Crown Dependencies. 

Teaching Activity

Robert has taught on a wide variety of courses at Aston, including Employment Law (UG), European Union law (UG), Business Law (UG) and Corporate Governance (PG and UG).  In 2019/20, he will be module leader for three modules: Taxation (UG); Fraud, Bribery and Corruption (UG); and Banking and Financial Regulation (PG). Robert also contributes sessions on tax, company law and corporate governance, on other modules in the Law and Business Schools.  

Contact Details

Phone: +44(0)121 204 3108
Email: r.j.goddard@aston.ac.uk
Room: SW 709 B

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prejudice Social Sciences
remedies Social Sciences
act Social Sciences
remuneration Social Sciences
shareholder Social Sciences
intellectual property Social Sciences
case law Social Sciences
taxation Social Sciences

Research Output 1998 2020

Bank capital requirements and Basel III

Goddard, R. J., 1 Mar 2020, (Accepted/In press) Regulation and the Global Financial Crisis : Impact, Regulatory Responses, and Beyond.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Basel
Financial crisis
Bank capital
Capital requirements

A company's annual return

Goddard, R., 14 Jun 2013, Annotated companies legislation. Birds, J. (ed.). 3rd ed. Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, chapter 24

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

A company's capacity and related matters

Goddard, R., 14 Jun 2013, Annotated companies legislation. Birds, J. (ed.). 3rd ed. Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, chapter 4

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Control of political donations and expenditure

Goddard, R., 14 Jun 2013, Annotated companies legislation. Birds, J. (ed.). 3rd ed. Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, p. 355-372 18 p. chapter 14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Company's capacity

Goddard, R., 21 Oct 2010, Annotated companies legislation. Birds, J. (ed.). Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, 4.39.01

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Thesis

Corporate governance and compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs): evidence from two MENA stock exchanges

Author: Hassaan, M., 29 May 2012

Supervisor: Abdelsalam, O. H. (Supervisor) & Goddard, R. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Corporate governance disclosure in the Gulf countries

Author: Shehata, N., 19 Jun 2013

Supervisor: Goddard, R. J. (Supervisor) & Lowe, A. D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

File

Prizes

Top 25 Business Law Blog, Lexis-Nexis

Robert Goddard (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Business law
Blogs

Teaching Awards

Robert Goddard (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Teaching
learning

Activities 2010 2017

  • 2 Examination

PhD examination

Robert Goddard (Examiner)
2017

Activity: Examination typesExamination

External Examiner, Law School, University of Salford

Robert Goddard (Examiner)
20102014

Activity: Examination typesExamination