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  • Energy Law and the Sustainable Company

    Innovation and corporate social responsibility

    By Patricia Park, Duncan Magnus Park

    What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by not asking the right questions, with the result that not only is the company itself damaged,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision…

    Hardback – 2015-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance

    The Law and Economics of Control Powers

    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 – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Corporate Governance

    By Suzanne Ffolkes-Goldson

    Corporate governance initiatives have been developing at a rapid pace in the Commonwealth Caribbean through legislation, case law and codes. Commonwealth Caribbean Corporate Governance offers an overview of current practice and legal developments in corporate governance, highlighting the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-21 
    Routledge
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Critical Company Law

    2nd Edition

    By Lorraine Talbot

    The second edition of Critical Company Law provides a framework in which to understand how the company functions in society and a thorough grounding in modern legal doctrine. It shows how modern company law is shaped by a multi-layered history of politics, ideology, economics and power. Through the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27
    Routledge

  • Shareholder Primacy and Corporate Governance

    Legal Aspects, Practices and Future Directions

    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 – 2015-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism

    A Comparative Study of the UK and China

    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 – 2015-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Business Law

    3rd Edition

    By Natalie Persadie, Rajendra Ramlogan

    Now in its third edition, Commonwealth Caribbean Business Law continues to break away from the traditional English approach of treating business law primarily as the law of contract and agency. Taking a panoramic view, it explores the foundation of various legal systems before examining areas of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-17
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Understanding European Union Law

    6th Edition

    By Karen Davies

    Understanding European Union Law is both an ideal introduction for students new to EU law and an essential addition to revision for the more accomplished. It is also indispensable reading for students on business studies courses. Fully revised and updated, this sixth edition continues to look at…

    Paperback – 2015-07-09
    Routledge

  • The European Union and Direct Taxation

    A Solution for a Difficult Relationship

    By Luca Cerioni

    Within the European Union, direct taxation is an area which often provokes controversy due to tensions between the tax sovereignty of the individual Member States and the desire for an integrated internal market. This book offers a critical review of the legislative and case-law developments in…

    Hardback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2015-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Hotel Law

    Transactions, Management and Franchising

    By Nelson Migdal

    Hotel Law, Transactions, Management and Franchising presents a practical guide to the issues that face lawyers and industry leaders working in the hospitality field. It aims to develop the reader’s understanding of the acquisition process and the complex relationships in management and franchise…

    Hardback – 2015-05-11
    Routledge

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