The Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects by Abdul RasheedThe Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects by Abdul Rasheed

The Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects

byAbdul Rasheed, Toru Yoshikawa

Hardcover | June 12, 2012

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Takes readers through an in-depth examination of many leading industrialized nations and identifies both the drivers that propel corporations towards convergence and the major impediments that stand in the way of convergence. Also examines many mechanisms of convergence such as governance codes, MNCs, and IPOs.

ABDUL A. RASHEED is professor of Strategic Management and International Business at the University of Texas at Arlington, USA. He holds a PhD in Strategic Management from the University of Pittsburgh and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India. His main research interests are in the areas of corporate governanc...
Title:The Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and ProspectsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:296 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:June 12, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230297463

ISBN - 13:9780230297463


Table of Contents

List of Tables
List of Figures
Notes on Contributors
Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects; A.A.Rasheed & T.Yoshikawa
Reflections on the End of History for Corporate Law; H.Hansmann & R.Kraakman
Does Convergence in Regulation Lead to Convergence in Practice? The Case of Dissident Proxy Contests in Canada; K.A.Bates & D.A.Hennessy
Corporate Governance in Germany: Converging Towards Shareholder Value-Orientation or Not So Much?; A.Tuschke & M.Luber
Corporate Governance in India: Progress, Problems, and Prospects; N.Rajagopalan & Y.Zhang
Corporate Governance Convergence in Japan; C.L.Ahmadjian
Transformation of Corporate Governance in Korea; H.Kim & Ji-H.Lee
Converging Divergence in Corporate Governance in Singapore; L.S.Tsui-Auch
A Decade of Corporate Governance Reforms in Spain (2000-2010); R.Garcia-Castro & R.V.Aguilera
Globalization and Corporate Governance Convergence: The Multinational Corporations as a Neglected Agent of Convergence;
K.Sikavica & T.Yoshikawa
Are Codes Fostering Convergence in Corporate Governance? An Institutional Perspective; I.Haxhi & R.V.Aguilera
Why Do Chinese Firms Cross-list in the United States?; M.W.Peng & D.P.Blevins