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Corporate Governance: Principles, Policies, and PracticesWritten by the ‘father of corporate governance’, this text is an authoritative guide to the frameworks of power that govern organizations. The third edition covers key developments since the financial crisis, including aggressive tax avoidance, executive pay, and whistle-blowing.The book is divided into three clear parts that firstly outline the models and principles of governance, before analyzing corporate policy, codes, and practice. International case studies provide real-world examples and …

Corporate Governance Matters: A Closer Look at Organizational Choices and Their Consequences (2nd Edition)Written by the ‘father of corporate governance’, this text is an authoritative guide to the frameworks of power that govern organizations. The third edition covers key developments since the financial crisis, including aggressive tax avoidance, executive pay, and whistle-blowing.The book is divided into three clear parts that firstly outline the models and principles of governance, before analyzing corporate policy, codes, and practice. International case studies provide real-world examples and …

Corporate GovernanceIn the wake of the recent global financial collapse the timely new edition of this successful text provides students and business professionals with a welcome update of the key issues facing managers, boards of directors, investors, and shareholders. In addition to its authoritative overview of the history, the myth and the reality of corporate governance, this new edition has been updated to include: analysis of the financial crisis; the reasons for the global scale of the recession the failu…

Essentials of Corporate Governancethis entry level textbook for under graduate courses aims at : to develop understanding of Corporate Governance and ethical management concepts and well know theories….

Corporate GovernanceWritten by leading subject expert Christine Mallin, Corporate Governance combines clear, straightforward coverage of theory with a wealth of topical examples of corporate governance to introduce students to both the essential principles of the subject and how they apply in practice. Extracts from the Financial Times, case studies, and questions for discussion ensure the reader can relate key ideas and concepts to the real world of business, management, and finance. In addition, broad coverage of…

The Director's Manual: A Framework for Board GovernanceDirectors: Improve Board Performance The Director’s Manual: A Framework for Board Governance offers current and aspiring board members essential up-to-date governance guidance that blends rigorous research-based information with the wisdom found only through practical, direct experience. The book’s flexible approach to solving governance issues reflects the authors’ belief that no two boards and the cultural dynamics that drive them are the same. As such, the advice offered reflects recognizable…

A Real Look at Real World Corporate GovernanceA Real Look at Real World Corporate Governance takes a practical look at issues involving the board of directors, CEO succession planning, executive compensation, and accounting and internal controls. Written in a clear and accessible style by two leading experts, this book is a must-read for executives, directors, shareholders, and anyone else interested in how companies are run and how to make them better. Each chapter examines a current and important issue, bringing together compelling rese…

Influences on corporate governanceThis 6-hour free course explored the issues addressed by corporate governance, and some of the recent scandals and the regulatory reactions to them….

Corporate Governance (Executive MBA Series)Corporate Governance delivers vital information on the smooth and transparent running of your business, with a high-level analysis of key governance aspects, from board selection and directors’ legal obligations to board and corporate organization. It covers the board’s role in strategy formulation, business planning, and gaining necessary new financing….

Corporate Governance: Case and MaterialsThe Second Edition of Corporate Governance is a thoroughly revised volume that will allow those teaching in the area to offer a highly current and topical course. The Second Edition includes updated sections that address governance changes at the NYSE (Chapter 2), the role of proxy advisory firms (Chapter 7), a growing importance of activist shareholders (Chapter 8), and the interplay between corporate disclosure and the first amendment (Chapter 9). The text also includes recent governance cases…