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Vol 22 No 6 June/July 2017

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Supperstone, Goudie and Walker: Judicial Review

Edited by: Helen Fenwick
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Corporate Governance 5th ed


ISBN13: 9780198718024
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199644667
Published: December 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £39.99



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Written by leading subject expert Christine Mallin, Corporate Governance combines clear, straightforward coverage of theory with a wealth of topical examples of corporate governance to introduce students to both the essential principles of the subject and how they apply in practice.

Extracts from the Financial Times, case studies, and questions for discussion ensure the reader can relate key ideas and concepts to the real world of business, management, and finance. In addition, broad coverage of international attitudes and approaches to governance allow students to develop a more complete understanding of business issues on a global scale.

The book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre.

Subjects:
Company Law
Contents:
PART 1: THE DEVELOPMENT OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
1. Introduction
2. Theoretical aspects of corporate governance
3. Development of corporate governance codes

PART 2: OWNERS AND STAKEHOLDERS
4. Shareholders and stakeholders
5. Family owned firms
6. Role of institutional investors in corporate governance
7. Socially responsible investment

PART 3: DIRECTORS AND BOARD STRUCTURE
8. Directors and board structure
9. Directors' performance and remuneration

PART 4: INTERNATIONAL CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
10. Corporate governance in Continental Europe
11. Corporate governance in Central and Eastern Europe
12. Corporate governance in the Asia-Pacific
13. Corporate governance in South Africa, Egypt, India, and Brazil
14. Conclusions