Juan M. Elegido

Juan M. Elegido
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Professor Elegido is the Vice-Chancellor of Pan-Atlantic University and a Professor of Business Ethics.

He was born in Madrid (Spain) in 1952. He has a licenciate degree in Law from the Universidad Central de Madrid (Spain) and a doctorate in Law from the Universidad de Navarra (Spain). He was one of the foundation staff of the Lagos Business School in 1991 and served as Dean of the School from 2005 to 2009.

Professor Elegido is the author of four books: Jurisprudence (1994), Fundamentals of Business Ethics (1996), Una Comunidad de Servicio – Ensayos en Etica de la Empresa (2000) and Business Ethics in the Christian Tradition (2003). He has also published numerous articles on Law and on Business Ethics in academic and professional journals.

He serves as director or chairman in several commercial and non-commercial organizations. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, a fellow of the Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria and a fellow of the International Academy of Management.

 

Research and Publications :

 

a) Books

Business Ethics in the Christian Tradition, Ibadan, Spectrum, 2003

Una Comunidad de Servicio – Ensayos en Ética de la Empresa, México, D.F.,  IPADE, 2000.

Fundamentals of Business Ethics, Ibadan, Spectrum, 1996 (Spanish translation published by IPADE, Mexico, D.F., 1998)

Jurisprudence, Ibadan, Spectrum, 1994

 

b) Articles

Elegido, J. M.: 2015, “The Just Price as the Price Obtainable in an Open Market.” Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 130, No. 3.

Elegido, J. M.: 2013, “Does It Make Sense to Be a Loyal Employee?” Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 116, No. 3.

Elegido, J. M.: 2011, “The Ethics of Price Discrimination.” Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 21 Issue 4.

Elegido, J.: 2009, “Business Education and Erosion of Character.” African Journal of Business Ethics Vol 4, No. 1.

Elegido, J.: 2009, “The Just Price. Three Insights from the Salamanca School,” Journal of Business Ethics 90.

Elegido, J.: 1999, “Truthfulness  in Financial Reporting,” LBS Management Review 4/1 (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1998,  “La Creacción de Valor para el Accionista como Ultimo Objetivo de la Empresa” (“Creating Shareholder Value as Ultimate Objective of the Firm”) in D. Mele (ed.) Etica en la Actividad Financiera, Barcelona, Estudios y Ediciones IESE (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1998, “La Responsabilidad Básica de la Empresa hacia sus Clientes” (“The Basic Responsibility of the Firm towards its Customers”) in D. Mele (ed.) Etica en Dirección Comercial y Publicidad, Barcelona, Estudios y Ediciones IESE (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1997, “Fighting Corruption in Nigeria,” LBS Management Review  2/1 (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1996, “Prioridades en las Responsabilidades Sociales de la Empresa” (“Priorities among the Social Responsibilities of the Firm”) in D. Mele (ed.) Etica en el Gobierno de la Empresa, Barcelona, Estudios y Ediciones IESE.

Elegido, J.: 1996, “Business Ethics as a Source of Competitive Advantage,” LBS Management Review  1/1.

Elegido, J.: 1995, “Naturaleza de los Derechos Familiares de los Empleados” (“Nature of Employees’ Family Rights”) in D. Mele (ed.) Empresa y Vida Familiar, Barcelona, Estudios y Ediciones IESE (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1995, “Intrinsic Limitations of Property Rights,” Journal of Business Ethics 14 (Also included in the book Una Comunidad de Servicio).

Elegido, J.: 1994, “Judges and Coups d’Etat,” Journal of Nigerian and Comparative Law 1/2.

Elegido, J.: 1993, “A Basic Rationale for Contract Law,” Persona y Derecho 28.

Elegido, J.: 1991, “The Question of the Objectivity of Ethics and the Epistemology of Human Rights,” in O. F. Ike (ed.) Catholic Social Teachings En-Route in Africa, Enugu, CIDJAP.

Elegido, J.: 1990, “Income Taxable in Nigeria,” The British Tax Review 1

Elegido, J.: 1988, “The ‘wholly, exclusively, necessarily and reasonably’ Test in the Nigerian Law of Income Tax,” in Report of the 17th Annual Senior Staff Conference of the Federal Inland Revenue Department, Lagos, Federal Government Printer.

Elegido, J.: 1988, “Void Assessments to Income Tax in Nigeria,” Journal of African Law 1.

Elegido, J.: 1988, “The Nigerian Experience with Tax Clearance Certificates,” Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation 6.

Elegido, J.: 1987, “Liability of Non-Residents to Nigerian Tax,” International Business Lawyer 9

Elegido, J: 1987, “Nigeria: Taxation of Dividends,” Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation 6.

Elegido, J.: 1987, “Concept of Interest in Nigerian Law of Taxation,” The Nigerian Banker 3.

Elegido, J.: 1986“Nigeria: The 1986 Sales Tax Decree,” Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation 7.

Elegido, J.M.: (forthcoming), “Mutuality: A root principle for marketing ethics.” African Journal of Business Ethics.

 

c) Refereed Conference Papers in Recent Years

Elegido, J. “Mutuality in Marketing.” Presented at “The 4th International Colloquium on Christian Humanism in Economics and Business – Christian Ethics and Spirituality in Leading Business” held at IESE Business School, Barcelona, April 20-21, 2015.

Elegido, J. “An Exploration of the Mutuality Principle in Marketing Ethics” Presented at the conference “Equal in an Unequal World” organized by the Business Ethics Network of Africa and held at the University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, October 1-3, 2014.

Elegido, J. “Mapping the Unknown country: What Does Price Justice Mean?” Presented at a conference on “Towards a Role for Price Justice in Contemporary Contract Law” held at the Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, June 5-6, 2014.

Elegido, J. “A Critique of Several Proposed Root Principles for Marketing Ethics.” Presented at a conference on “Personal Flourishing in Organizations” at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome, 24-25 February, 2014

Elegido, J. “Mutuality: A Root Principle for Marketing Ethics.” Presented in 2012 Conference of the Business Ethics Network of Africa (BEN-Africa), Entebbe, 24-26 October 2012.

Elegido, J. “Does it Make Sense to Be a Loyal Employee?.” Presented in 2010 Conference of the Business Ethics Network of Africa (BEN-Africa), Nairobi, 30 August-1 September 2010.

Elegido, J. “The Ethics of Price Discrimination.” Presented in 2009 Conference of the Business Ethics Network of Africa (BEN-Africa), Accra, 3-5 August2009

 

d) Case Studies Submitted to the European Case Clearing House (ECCH)

“Manhunt 2”, 2011 (joint author)

“Togada Nigeria Ltd.” (A) and (B), 2008 (joint author)

“Transnational Corporation of Nigeria”, 2008 (joint author)

“Ivy Consult”, 2001 (supervision).

“Massey Street Children’s Hospital”, 1997

“Three Nights Out of Town”, 1997.

“Toyin Adeniyi”, 1994.

“WAMCO (Nig.) Plc – Deciding on a New Product (A)”, 1993.

“Demola Ayodele”, 1992.

“Andrew Obi (A) and (B)”, 1992.

 

e) Technical Notes Submitted to the European Case Clearing House (ECCH)

“Compliance with the Law”, 2008

“Professional Loyalty”, 2008

“Acceptance of Gifts”, 2008

“Conflicts of Interest”, 2006

“Questionable Payments”, 2006

“Truthfulness in Financial Reporting”, 2006

“Fair Prices”, 2006

“Service to Customers”, 2006

 

f) Book reviews

Elegido, J. M.: 2014, “Management Ethics: Placing Ethics at the Core of Good Management.” African Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 8, No. 2.

 

g) Research in progress

– Theories of justice in pricing.

– Mutuality as a principle of marketing ethics

– Application of Natural Law Theory to business ethics

 

h) Doctoral dissertation

Bases for the Study of the Nigerian Law of Income Tax. (1986)