Dr Steven Cairns
I am a specialist in financial regulation and corporate governance within multinational financial groups. Having completed my doctoral thesis at the University of Liverpool entitled ‘Changing the Culture of Financial Regulation: a Corporate Governance Approach,’ I have published and delivered papers internationally on numerous areas of financial regulation.
I have a particular interest in the elements of control and responsibility within international financial institutions. My research focuses on the roles and liabilities of both formal regulators and the board of directors.
I am the joint convenor of the Banking and Finance stream of the Socio-Legal Studies Association. I have published and delivered papers internationally on numerous areas of financial regulation.<h4>Research projects</h4> <p>Any research projects I'm currently working on will be listed below. Our list of all <a href="https://essl.leeds.ac.uk/dir/research-projects">research projects</a> allows you to view and search the full list of projects in the faculty.</p>
- PGCert LTHE
- Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
- Member of the Society of Legal Scholars
- Convenor of the Banking and Finance stream of Socio-Legal Studies Association
- External Member of the Financial Crime Research Network