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Published Jan. 18, 2017 9:14 AM

Policy-makers are slow to regulate sustainability, but courts are turning into environmental champions in assigning responsibility to companies and shareholders.

Published Nov. 1, 2016 2:30 PM

Good news for the planet: Recent summit suggests growing consensus on the need for integrating sustainability considerations into finance and corporate governance.

Published Oct. 6, 2016 11:02 AM

The new EU non-financial reporting requirements, while a step in the right direction, lack the scope and the necessary verification requirements to be a real game-changer writes Beate Sjåfjell.

Published Sep. 28, 2016 9:27 AM

A recent proposal from the Norwegian government looks to remove red tape for small and medium businesses in an effort to encourage entrepreneurship.

Published Aug. 29, 2016 11:51 AM

Twenty-four degrees Celsius and Greek hospitality laid the groundwork for a very fruitful workshop on corporate sustainability and gender.

Published Aug. 26, 2016 2:48 PM

The SMART project congratulates Beate Sjåfjell on her appointment as Adjunct Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Published July 19, 2016 2:51 PM

Reflecting on recent developments and reimagining corporate governance is at the forefront of the Corporate Roundtable Series, organised by Frank Bold. This series of roundtables at major business centres around the world, including London, New York, Zurich, Breukelen, Paris, and soon Oslo, will conclude in a high-level Conference in Brussels on September 28, where Beate Sjåfjell is an invited speaker. 


Published May 27, 2016 2:41 PM

The SMART team is currently launching the Horizon 2020 project "Sustainable Market Actors for Responsible Trade" in the heart of the EU. 

Published Apr. 28, 2016 11:40 AM
Published Mar. 7, 2016 3:58 PM

SMART gets honourable mention on Rector's blog today.

Published Mar. 2, 2016 11:36 AM
Published Feb. 23, 2015 12:07 PM

We invite abstract submissions for the conference Stimulating Business in a Europe in Crisis - Evolving Trends and the Case of Greece, at the Jean Monnet Chair of European Constitutional Law and Culture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, on 2 June 2015.

Published Feb. 18, 2015 3:08 PM

Daughters of Themis: International Network for Female Business Scholars, offers a forum for open and inspiring discussions about female business scholars’ common area of interest and about the joys and challenges of being female scholars.

Published Feb. 6, 2015 9:33 AM

PhD candidate Xiaoqing Huang will present her doctoral thesis "An analysis on automatic information exchange for tax purpose  from a Chinese perspective."

Published Dec. 1, 2014 12:13 PM

New book "The Greening of European Business under EU Law. Taking Article 11 TFEU Seriously."  Editors: Beate Sjåfjell and Anja Wiesbrock.

Published by Routledge.

Published Nov. 17, 2014 1:13 PM

Read more about  and register for the PhD-seminar 2014 within 1 December.

Published Oct. 29, 2014 1:26 PM

PhD candidate Giuseppe Bianco will present his doctoral thesis "Restructuring Sovereign Debt Owed to Private Creditors. The Appropriate Role for International Law"

Published Sep. 22, 2014 10:52 AM

PhD candidate Basang Wangdui will present his doctoral thesis ""A Comparative Study on Supervisory Role of the Boards in the EU, Selected European States and China"

Published Nov. 21, 2013 11:11 AM

See presentations at YouTube, abstracts, reports etc from the Final Sustainable Conference.

Published Mar. 8, 2012 5:27 PM

- Female scholars are a minority in company law research. Company law scholarship in the whole Nordic region and in Europe in general is still very male-dominated, but change is underway!