Law: Business & Company Law

  • Perspectives on Financing Innovation book cover

    Perspectives on Financing Innovation

    1st Edition

    Edited by James E. Daily, F Scott Kieff, Arthur E. Wilmarth

    Although much has been written about innovation in the past several years, not all parts of the innovation lifecycle have been given the same treatment. This volume focuses on the important first step of arranging financing for innovation before it is made, and explores the feedback effect that…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge
    Routledge/C-LEAF Studies in Economic and Financial Law

  • Directors’ Decisions and the Law: Promoting Success book cover

    Directors’ Decisions and the Law

    Promoting Success, 1st Edition

    By Alice Belcher

    Directors are key decision-makers in any organisation, whether it is in the public sector, a family business or a transnational company. The UK Companies Act 2006 codified directors’ duties for the first time and describes the director as the ‘most likely to promote the success of the company for…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Redefining the Market-State Relationship: Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation book cover

    Redefining the Market-State Relationship

    Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Ioannis Glinavos

    This book offers an interdisciplinary overview of the role of law in modern capitalism in the context of financial crisis. In this work, the reader will find a discussion of key issues relevant to the crisis that have occupied the pages of the financial press since 2007 including an assessment of…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance: The Law and Economics of Control Powers book cover

    Rethinking Corporate Governance

    The Law and Economics of Control Powers, 1st Edition

    By Alessio Pacces

    The standard approach to the legal foundations of corporate governance is based on the view that corporate law promotes separation of ownership and control by protecting non-controlling shareholders from expropriation. This book takes a broader perspective by showing that investor protection is a…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Shareholder Primacy and Corporate Governance: Legal Aspects, Practices and Future Directions book cover

    Shareholder Primacy and Corporate Governance

    Legal Aspects, Practices and Future Directions, 1st Edition

    By Shuangge Wen

    Rising defaults in the financial market in 2007, the current widespread economic recession and debt crisis have added impetus to existing doubts about companies’ governance, and cast new light on future trends in shareholder-oriented corporate practice. Taking account of these developments in the…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism: A Comparative Study of the UK and China book cover

    Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism

    A Comparative Study of the UK and China, 1st Edition

    By Bo Gong

    Institutional shareholder participation has long been considered as vital to good corporate governance yet its potential does not seem to have been realized. The recent banking crisis exposed the passivity of some institutional shareholders, many of whom appear to have chosen to sell their…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Law and Policy for China's Market Socialism book cover

    Law and Policy for China's Market Socialism

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Garrick

    This edited volume presents fresh empirical research on the emerging outcomes of China’s law reforms. The chapters examine China’s ‘going out’ policy by addressing the ways in which the underpinning legal reforms enable China to pursue its core interests and broad international responsibilities as…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Rethinking Law and Development: The Chinese experience book cover

    Rethinking Law and Development

    The Chinese experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Guanghua Yu

    This book is the result of the collective effort of some of the foremost experts and scholars of Chinese law, Asian law, and Chinese economics and carefully examines the relationship between law and China’s economic development. Serious inquiries and candid opinions of the contributors have made…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge

  • Progressive Corporate Governance for the 21st Century book cover

    Progressive Corporate Governance for the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Lorraine Talbot

    Progressive Corporate Governance for the 21st Century is a wide ranging and ambitious study of why corporate governance is the shape that it is, and how it can be better. The book sets out the emergence of shareholder primacy orientated corporate governance using a study of historical developments…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Corporate Crime in the Pharmaceutical Industry (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Corporate Crime in the Pharmaceutical Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By John Braithwaite

    First published in 1984, this book examines corporate crime in the pharmaceutical industry. Based on extensive research, including interviews with 131 senior executives of pharmaceutical companies in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico and Guatemala, the book is a major study…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Enlightened Shareholder Value Principle and Corporate Governance book cover

    The Enlightened Shareholder Value Principle and Corporate Governance

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Keay

    The enlightened shareholder value principle (ESV) was formulated during the comprehensive review of UK company law by the Company Law Steering Group in the late 1990s and early 2000’s and requires directors of companies to act in the collective best interests of shareholders. The principle was…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Insider Trading in Developing Jurisdictions: Achieving an effective regulatory regime book cover

    Insider Trading in Developing Jurisdictions

    Achieving an effective regulatory regime, 1st Edition

    By Wunmi Bewaji

    The book examines the regulation of insider dealing in the developed jurisdictions, using three of the G7 countries as guides with the aim of knowing how they have regulated insider trading and what lessons can be learnt from their failures and achievements. It looks at regulatory regimes in…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Routledge

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