Alexandra Duarte Correia

+31 20 59 82615
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a.duartecorreia@vu.nl
faculteit der rechtsgeleerdheid/faculty of law ( privaatrecht )
PhD Candidate
Curriculum vitae
  • 02/2010 – 07/2010   FMO – Developing Bank of the Netherlands 
    Sustainability Development team
  • 03/2007 – 07/2007   European Commission, Brussels
    Directorate-General of Taxation and Customs Union (Unit C1)
  • 03/2006 – 03/2007   Ministry of Finance, Lisbon
    Directorate-General for Customs and Special Consumer Taxes, DG Human Resources – Juridical Division
  • 11/2003 – 09/2005  “Fernando Seara, J.L. Seixas, Ribeiro da Costa, Jardine Neto” 
    Lawyers Office, Lisbon


Research activities

Alexandra Duarte Correia conducts research in the programme “Public and private interests in finance and business law” (02/2011 – 02/2015) under the supervision of Professor dr. J.B. Huizink (Faculty of Law) and Professor dr. T.L.C.M. Groot (Faculty of Economics and Business Administration - Accounting).

Alexandra’s research is about sustainability reporting in capital markets. She will determine if it is possible to develop a legal framework for the disclosure of non-financial information – Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) aspects of listed companies.

Her main research interests lie particularly on the development of mandatory sustainability reporting and/or integrated reporting – a combination of financial and non-financial disclosure in a single report. How to ensure transparency and accountability in capital markets and the importance of voluntary instruments, like the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Guidelines, United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), United Nations Global Compact and the International Integrated Reporting Committee (IIRC).

Expertise

International Law – Company Law

Publications
All VU University Amsterdam-publications, via Metis

Postal address
VU University Amsterdam 
Faculty of Law 
De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam