Business, Management & Accounting: Corporate Governance

  • Revisiting the Corporate Objective

    Shareholder Wealth Maximisation vs Stakeholder Model and Its Relevance for China

    By Min Yan

    Corporate governance has become one of the most important issues on the business agenda, with incalculable political and social consequences both domestically and globally. The corporate objective, or for whose interests should a company be run, remains the fundamental question at the heart of…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • The Evolution of Multinationals from Japan and the Asia Pacific

    Comparing International Business Japan, Korean, China, India

    Edited by Robert Fitzgerald, Chris Rowley

    The rise of the Japanese multinational company (JMNC) marked, from the 1980s onwards, an historic change in the structure and in the dynamics of the international economy. For the first time, businesses from a non-Western nation established a competitive global presence, and they did so by bringing…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge

  • Drafting Directors' Service Agreements

    And Other Senior Contracts

    By Gillian S. Howard

    Increasing governance requirements and shareholder scrutiny is bringing the role, responsibilities and liabilities of directors and senior managers into sharper focus than ever before. Gillian Howard's Director's Service Agreements and Other Senior Contracts is a no-nonsense legal guide to the law…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Foresight

    Anticipating the Future

    Edited by Alberto F. De Toni, Roberto Siagri, Cinzia Battistella

    This book illustrates how to anticipate the future using more than the traditional predictive models (forecasting) based on the forward projection of past experiences, and moving into more advanced methods of anticipation logic (foresight) to build probable scenarios based on weak signals, emerging…

    Hardback – 2017-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Making Big Decisions Better

    How to Set and Simplify Strategy to Achieve Greater Profitability

    By Tim Lewko

    For many organizations, the word strategy conjures up endless ideas, concepts and tools - while the intent is correct, the awful reality is most companies do not have a simple, common definition of strategy or a simple approach to make the big decisions. Too many PowerPoints, not enough one pagers…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Awakening Integral Consciousness

    A Developmental Perspective

    By Ronnie Lessem

    This is the second of four volumes in the CARE series, focused on CARE: Community activation, Awakening consciousness, innovation driven institutionalized Research and transformative Education. In this book, the author focuses on ways and means of developing, in an explicitly integral way, a…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Accounting for Financial Instruments

    A Guide to Valuation and Risk Management

    By Emanuel Camilleri

    Accounting for Financial Instruments is about the accounting and regulatory framework associated with the acquisition and disposal of financial instruments; how to determine their value; how to manage the risk connected with them; and ultimately compile a business valuation report. Specifically,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Sovereign Credit Rating

    Questionable Methodologies

    By Ahmed Naciri

    The current degradation of sovereign balance sheets raises very real concerns about how sovereign creditworthiness is measured by credit rating agencies. Given the disastrous economic and social effects of any downgrade, the book offers an alternative and calls for more transparency about the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

  • Board Accountability in Corporate Governance

    By Andrew Keay

    Within corporate governance the accountability of the board of directors is identified as a major issue by governments, international bodies, professional associations and academic literature.  Boards are given significant power in companies, and as a consequence it is argued that they should be…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Bank Regulation

    Effects on Strategy, Financial Accounting and Management Control

    Edited by Anna-Karin Stockenstrand, Fredrik Nilsson

    Bank Regulation: Effects on Strategy, Financial Accounting and Management Control discusses and problematizes how regulation is affecting bank strategies as well as their financial accounting and management control systems. Following a period of bank de-regulation, the new millennium brought a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Accounting

  • Corporate Human Rights Violations

    Global Prospects for Legal Action

    By Stefanie Khoury, David Whyte

    This book develops an analysis of the historical, political and legal contexts behind current demands by NGOs and the United Nations Human Rights Council to hold corporations accountable for their human rights violations. Based on an analysis of the range of mechanisms of accountability that…

    Hardback – 2016-12-28 
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • The Ethical Kaleidoscope

    Values, Ethics and Corporate Governance

    By Douglas G. Long, Zivit Inbar

    The study of corporate governance is a relatively modern development, with significant attention devoted to the subject only during the last fifty years. However, in recent years, awareness of issues and/or shortcomings in the governance of public and private, large and small, for-profit and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20 
    Routledge

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