Projects per year
Steve lectures in corporations law and related areas. His scholarly intertests include corporations law, financial regulation, and international economic law (including global governance and regulation). He has published on matters regarding prudential regulation, and is currently focusing on the interaction between technology and the corporation with an emphasis on the development of Equity Crowdfunding in Australia and globally.
Steve completed his doctorate at Duke Law School. His dissertation explored the development of international financial law after the global financial crisis, with a particular emphasis on the potential to bring international finance law within the international public law regime.
Prior to starting at Monash, Steve worked as legal counsel for a number of years. He held positions at Telstra, The Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance and the Victorian Government Solicitor's Office.
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
- 1 Finished
Failing the future: the complex road to effective plastic regulation in the U.S.Nagtzaam, G. & Kourabas, S., 2023, In: Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy. 13, 2, p. 224-260 37 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › ResearchOpen Access
Shareholder (dis)empowerment through crowd-sourced equity fundingKourabas, S., 2023, In: University of New South Wales Law Journal. 46, 1, p. 143-181 39 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-reviewOpen Access
Global Finance in the 21st Century: Stability and Sustainability in a Fragmenting WorldKourabas, S., 2022, 1st ed. Abingdon UK: Routledge. 236 p. (Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law)
Research output: Book/Report › Book › Research › peer-review
An Australian national plastics "plan": one plan to rule them allNagtzaam, G. & Kourabas, S., Aug 2021, Australian Environment Review, 36, 2, p. 26-32 7 p.
Research output: Contribution to specialist publication › Article › Research
Corporate governance implications of equity crowdfundingKourabas, S., 2021, Technology and Corporate Law: How Innovation Shapes Corporate Activity. Goodwin, A., Lee, P. W. & Langford, R. T. (eds.). 1st ed. Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 227-250 24 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Research › peer-review
- 1 Contribution to conference
Corporate Governance Conference
Jennifer Hill (Invited speaker), Tim Bowley (Organiser), Tim Bowley (Invited speaker) & Steve Kourabas (Invited speaker)13 Oct 2022
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Contribution to conference
Equity Crowdfunding: A Fintech Story
1 Media contribution
EPISODE 7: Why the world's wealthiest baby shouldn't be a company director
1 Media contribution
Press/Media: Blogs, Podcasts and Social Media › Podcasts