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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)This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date reference for implementing and sustaining superior corporate governance. Stanford corporate governance experts David Larcker and Bryan Tayan carefully synthesize current academic and professional research, summarizing what is known and unknown, and where the evidence remains inconclusive.   Corporate Governance Matters, Second Edition reviews the field’s newest research on issues including compensation, CEO labor markets, board structure, succe…

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 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…

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…

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…

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…

Corporate Governance (3rd Edition) Corporate Governance, in its flexible, modular format, sheds light on these recent problems and scandals through a detailed explanation of the corporate governance mechanism, and the various incentives within today’s governance system, while offering potential solutions in context. Corporations and Corporate Governance; Executive Incentives; Accountants and Auditors; The Board of Directors; Investment Banks and Securities Analysts; Creditors and Credit Rating Agencies; Shareholders and Sh…

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…

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE – An Art or a Science?Here, a small and humble effort is taken to list out the most important aspects of Corporate Governance in a simplified manner. Besides, presentation is the major aspect that is taken in to consideration rather than just listing out various aspects. This book will come handy especially for those who are unable to do extensive research on the topic of Corporate Governance. An attempt is made here to make the complicated provisions, simple and understandable to everyone….