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Routledge Contemporary Corporate Governance

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This series provides an authoritative, thought-provoking and well-balanced series of textbooks in the rapidly emerging field of corporate governance. It makes a significant impact in this emerging field: defining and illuminating problems; going beyond the official emphasis on regulation and procedures to understand the behaviour of executives, boards, and corporations; and analyzing the wider impact and relationships involved in corporate governance.

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Risk Governance Biases, Blind Spots and Bonuses

Risk Governance: Biases, Blind Spots and Bonuses

1st Edition

By Elizabeth Sheedy
June 10, 2021

Biases, blind spots and bonuses (or incentives more broadly) have led to numerous risk management disasters. Risk governance is a potential solution to these problems yet is not always as effective as we would like it to be. One reason for that is the current dearth of risk governance expertise. ...

The Rule of Culture Corporate and State Governance in China and East Asia

The Rule of Culture: Corporate and State Governance in China and East Asia

1st Edition

By Hong Hai
November 12, 2019

Culture has an abiding influence on the way countries and business corporations are governed. This book introduces the reader to the deep philosophies that drive corporations and governments in East Asia, from China through Japan and South Korea to Singapore. With sparkling clarity and spiced with ...

Corporate Governance Regulation The changing roles and responsibilities of boards of directors

Corporate Governance Regulation: The changing roles and responsibilities of boards of directors

1st Edition

By Alice Klettner
June 01, 2017

Corporate governance regulation has been through numerous cycles of reform, and yet we still see instances of companies collapsing suddenly. Codes of corporate governance have been implemented in most developed countries, recommending detailed governance frameworks for publicly listed companies and...

Governance and the Market for Corporate Control

Governance and the Market for Corporate Control

1st Edition

By John L. Teall
December 21, 2006

Governance and the Market for Corporate Control is a textbook for use on business courses dealing with mergers, acquisitions, governance restructuring and corporate control. Three key features distinguish this book from competing texts. First, following up on recent developments in the ...

Nonprofit Governance Innovative Perspectives and Approaches

Nonprofit Governance: Innovative Perspectives and Approaches

1st Edition

Edited By Chris Cornforth, William A. Brown
June 13, 2013

The current fashion for rolling back the state has seen the nonprofit or third sector playing an increasing role in what were previously the heartlands of the public sphere. The growing significance of the sector and its increasing reliance on public funds mean it has also attracted increased ...

Corporate Governance and Sustainability Challenges for Theory and Practice

Corporate Governance and Sustainability: Challenges for Theory and Practice

1st Edition

Edited By Suzanne Benn, Dexter Dunphy
November 30, 2006

In recent years, as corporations and governments have increasingly been confronted with managing the expectations of a society newly alerted to the social and environmental risks of economic development, recognition is dawning that achieving a sustainable world is dependent upon the democratic ...

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