Corporate Governance by Christine MallinCorporate Governance by Christine Mallin

Corporate Governance

byChristine Mallin

Paperback | January 23, 2016

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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 amore complete understanding of business issues on a global scale. The book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which includes: For students: * Corporate Governance blog* Fill-in-the-blank questions* Web links* Crosswords of key terms For lecturers:* Additional case studies * PowerPoint slides
Christine Mallin is Professorial Fellow at Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia.
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Title:Corporate GovernanceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:440 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.83 inPublished:January 23, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198718020

ISBN - 13:9780198718024

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Table of Contents

Part 1: The development of corporate governance1. Introduction2. Theoretical aspects of corporate governance3. Development of corporate governance codesPart 2: Owners and stakeholders4. Shareholders and stakeholders5. Family owned firms6. Role of institutional investors in corporate governance7. Socially responsible investmentPart 3: Directors and board structure8. Directors and board structure9. Directors' performance and remunerationPart 4: International corporate governance10. Corporate governance in Continental Europe11. Corporate governance in Central and Eastern Europe12. Corporate governance in the Asia-Pacific13. Corporate governance in South Africa, Egypt, India, and Brazil14. Conclusions

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"The recent global financial crisis has, once again, shown how crucial good corporate governance is for corporations, financial institutions, investors and whole economies. While much effort is being devoted worldwide to improving corporate governance, many questions remain on what works best.This book provides an up to date analysis of what corporate governance is, how it works (or not), and what it means for firms and investors. Presenting material in a very lucid manner, drawing on many real life cases, and taking a truly global perspective, Christine Mallin [the book] provides aninvaluable guide for all who want to master the complex subject." --Stijn Claessens, Senior Adviser, Federal Reserve Board and Professor, University of Amsterdam