Business, Management & Accounting: Corporate Governance

  • The Rise of Big Government: How Egalitarianism Conquered America book cover

    The Rise of Big Government

    How Egalitarianism Conquered America

    By Sven R Larson

    Americans tend to believe that their country is very different from Europe. Yet over the past half century they have imported and embraced the most transformative social idea of modern Scandinavia: egalitarianism. Today, the United States is more like Sweden than it is different, dedicated to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Economics in the Real World

  • European Works Councils: Development, Types and Networking book cover

    European Works Councils

    Development, Types and Networking

    By Wolfgang Lecher, Hans-Wolfgang Platzer, Klaus-Peter Weiner

    This title was first published in 2001. The emergence of the European Works Councils (EWCs) is one of the most important developments in international industrial relations and the most significant intervention by the European Union in the industrial relations field. This volume is the second of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Business of Networks: Inter-Firm Interaction, Institutional Policy and the TEC Experiment book cover

    The Business of Networks

    Inter-Firm Interaction, Institutional Policy and the TEC Experiment

    By Robert Huggins

    This title was first published in 2000:  The first book which brings together and interprets both the theoretical concepts associated with the study of networks in the business world, and the policy applications being applied to the practical building and development of such networks. It maps…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Corporate Governance: Values, Ethics and Leadership book cover

    Corporate Governance

    Values, Ethics and Leadership

    Edited by Lawrence E. Mitchell

    This title was first published in 2000:  The study of corporate governance is a relatively modern development, with significant attention devoted to the subject only during the last fifty years. The topics covered in this volume include the purpose of the corporation, the board of directors,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Resource Management in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Human Resource Management in Asia

    Edited by Fang Lee Cooke, Sunghoon Kim

    Human Resource Management (HRM) is fundamentally shaped by institutional and cultural factors, such as the different political environments and social philosophies of particular countries and regions. By examining the various organisational aspects of business life and systems of people management…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Islamic Macroeconomics: A Model for Efficient Government, Stability and Full Employment book cover

    Islamic Macroeconomics

    A Model for Efficient Government, Stability and Full Employment

    By Raja M. Almarzoqi, Walid Mansour, Noureddine Krichene

    The economic model in many developed and developing countries is characterized by a ‘Big Government’ whose intervention limits free competition in the capital, commodity, and labour markets. Since 2009, to remedy mass-unemployment, many leading countries have been locked into an expansionary fiscal…

    Hardback – 2017-09-27 
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisation: Towards a More Suitable Corporate Objective for Chinese Companies book cover

    Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisation

    Towards a More Suitable Corporate Objective for Chinese Companies

    By Min Yan

    Corporate objective, namely, for whose interests should a company be run, is the most important theoretical and practical issues confronting us today, as the core objective animate or should animate every decision a company makes. Despite decades of debate, there is no consensus regarding what the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Executive Pay: A Research Overview book cover

    Executive Pay

    A Research Overview

    By Ruth Bender

    The remuneration (or pay) of CEOs and other senior managers has risen much faster than that of the workers who deliver on corporate performance requirements. In 1970, the average CEO made over 30 times the average production worker, by 2008 this had increased to a factor of 325. Despite the global…

    Hardback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge
    State of the Art in Business Research

  • Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy: An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space book cover

    Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy

    An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space

    By Peter B. Myles

    Over the last decade the concept of clustering has become a central idea for analyzing the competitiveness of nations, industries and firms. This book shows how the cluster concept can be usefully applied to the study of maritime activities.  Such activities, including shipping,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Cosmopolitan Business Ethics: Towards a Global Ethos of Management book cover

    Cosmopolitan Business Ethics

    Towards a Global Ethos of Management

    By Jacob Dahl Rendtorff

    In Cosmopolitan Business Ethics: Towards a Global Ethos of Management, Jacob Dahl Rendtorff maps the concept of global business ethics, related to sustainability and corporate governance, via an examination of the major theories of business ethics and the philosophy of management. The book is…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge
    Finance, Governance and Sustainability

  • The Making of Shareholder Welfare Society: A Study in Corporate Governance book cover

    The Making of Shareholder Welfare Society

    A Study in Corporate Governance

    By Alexander Styhre

    The Making of Shareholder Welfare Society traces and accounts for the debates and discussions between law and economics scholars and mainstream legal scholars, management theorists, and economic sociologists. This is done in detail to demonstrate that the shareholder welfare society was built from…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

  • The Globalisation of Indian Business: Cross border Mergers and Acquisitions in Indian Manufacturing book cover

    The Globalisation of Indian Business

    Cross border Mergers and Acquisitions in Indian Manufacturing

    By Beena Saraswathy

    There are a good number of studies in the Indian context, which have examined the general trends in post-merger performance. However, this is the first book to attempt an analysis of the aforementioned issues, (that is, impact on technological performance, production efficiency and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Economics of Business and Industry

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