15 Credits SPRING


Pre-requisites: Student must have studied company law before (either in Autumn Semester or in UG studies)


Aims/Description: The module introduces students to comparative law methodology, and compares the structure and function of a number of different company law and corporate governance systems from around the world (for example, the UK, the US, Germany, China, Japan, France), and offers an introduction to interdisciplinary debates on varieties of capitalism.

Staff Contact: Prof Andrew Johnston
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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