Aikaterini Argyrou LLM
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Aikaterini Argyrou, LLM, is a PhD candidate affiliated to the Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law of Utrecht University (UCWOSL) and the Utrecht University Social Entrepreneurship Initiative. She is also a Visiting Research Fellow at Nyenrode Business University.

Aikaterini obtained her Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB.) from the Faculty of Law of the Kapodestrian University in Athens in 2009. She obtained her Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.) from Utrecht University in 2011. She is a qualified corporate attorney in Greece and a member of the Athens Bar Association since 2012.

Prior to her PhD studies (2011-2013), she was involved in many CSR research projects in the Netherlands. Among others the establishment of the ‘ACCESS’ CSR conflict management center by the Hague Utilities for Global Organisations (HUGO) Initiative and the development of the Good Governance Index by the Hague Institute of the Internationalisation of Law (HiiL). In the past, she worked as a trainee legal counsel for the Greek Embassy in The Hague and as a trainee attorney for two Greek-based legal firms (2009-2010).

Strategische thema's / focusgebieden
Wetenschappelijke expertises
Company Law
Corporate Social Responsibility
social entrepreneurship
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Alle publicaties
  2017 - Artikelen
Argyrou, Katerina & Lambooij, T.E. (2017). An introduction to tailor-made legislation for social enterprises in the EU - A comparison of legal regimes in Belgium, Greece and the UK. International and Comparative Corporate Law Journal, 12 (3), (pp. 47-107).
Argyrou, A. & Charitakis, Stelios (2017). Gender Equality in Employment Utilizing Female Social Entrepreneurship in Greece. International and Comparative Corporate Law Journal, 12 (2), (pp. 36-60).
Colenbrander, Aalt, Argyrou, A., Lambooij, T.E. & Blomme, Rob (2017). Inclusive governance in social enterprises in the Netherlands - A case study. Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 88 (4), (pp. 543-566).
Argyrou, A., Anthoni, Pjotr & Lambooy, T.E. (2017). Legal Forms for Social Enterprises in the Dutch Legal Framework - An Empirical Analysis of Social Entrepreneurs’ Attitudes on the Needs of Social Enterprises in the Netherlands. International and Comparative Corporate Law Journal, 12 (3), (pp. 1-46).
Argyrou, A. (2017). Making the Case for Case Studies in Empirical Legal Research. Utrecht Law Review, 13 (3), (pp. 95–113).
Argyrou, A. (2017). Providing Social Enterprises with Better Access to Public Procurement - The Development of Supportive Legal Frameworks. European Procurement & Public Private Partnership Law Review, 12 (3), (pp. 310-324) (15 p.).
Argyrou et al., A., Blomme, Robert Jan, Lambooij, T.E. & Kievit, Henk (2017). Unravelling the participation of stakeholders in the governance models of social enterprises in Greece. Corporate Governance (Bingley), 17 (4), (pp. 661-677) (17 p.).
  2016 - Artikelen
Argyrou, A., Lambooy, T.E., Blomme, Rob & Kievit, Henk (2016). An Understanding how Social Enterprises can benefit from Supportive Legal Frameworks: - A Case Study Report on Social Entrepreneurial Models in Greece. International Journal of Business and Globalisation, 16 (4), (pp. 491-511).
  2016 - Boekdelen / hoofdstukken
Argyrou, A., Lambooy, T.E., Blomme, Rob, Kievit, Henk, Nieuwenhuizen Kruseman, G. & Hora Siccama, D. (2016). An empirical investigation of supportive legal frameworks for social enterprises in Belgium - A cross-sectoral comparison of case studies for social enterprises from the social housing, finance and energy sector. In V. Mauerhofer (Eds.), Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development - Horizontal and sectorial policy issues (pp. 151-185) (35 p.). Springer.
Dekker, I.F., Levashova, Y., Lambooy, T.E. & Argyrou, Katerina (2016). Bridging the Gap between International Investment Law and the Environment - Introduction. In Yulia Levashova, Tineke Lambooy & Ige Dekker (Eds.), Bridging the Gap between International Investment Law and the Environment (pp. xxxv). The Hague: Eleven International Publishers.
  2014 - Artikelen
Lambooy, Tineke & Argyrou, Katerina (2014). Improving the Legal Environment for Social Entrepreneurship in Europe. European company law, 11 (2), (pp. 71-76 ) (6 p.).
  2013 - Boekdelen / hoofdstukken
Lambooy, T.E., Varner, M. & Argyrou, Katerina (2013). Oil Companies and Effective Remedies: Can Ruggie's Guiding Principles Help?. In S. Deva & D. Bilchitz (Eds.), Human Rights Obligations of Business: Beyond Corporate Responsibility to Respect Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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Since 2013 Aikaterini undertakes a multidisciplinary doctoral research in the field of sustainability, social entrepreneurship and law. Her research focuses on the examination of a normative framework for social entrepreneurship that delivers substance to the concept of sustainability. Particularly, she examines supportive legal frameworks and tailor-made legal forms for social enterprises, in various national legal systems, and how these contribute to the development of social enterprises to pursue social objectives and respond to social and environmental challenges. 

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  • Member of the Steering Committee of the Daughters of Themis: International Network of Female Business Scholars 
  • Member of the Athens Bar Association
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