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  1. International Business under Adversity

    International Business under Adversity

    Edited by Gabriele Suder
    What is the role of international business in this dilemma? How and why do international corporations maximize value beyond core strategy and partners through corporate responsibility? This informative and accessible resource expands the readers’ understanding of the ways in which profit maximization, value creation and community benefit interconnect. How to respect the wider business settings and communities, the environment and encourage peace? Is this just another dream? This book clearly provides a starting point for upstream mitigation, in which collective action allows disruption to be avoided at its very roots. It shows the way into responsible business, as a downright condition for an enlightened self-interest for all parties to pursue. Learn More
    2008   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  2. Money, Financial Intermediation and Governance

    Money, Financial Intermediation and Governance

    Dino Falaschetti, Michael J. Orlando
    Dino Falaschetti and Michael Orlando unify the treatment of the many deeply related topics in money and banking in this wide-ranging book. By continually building on the assumption that economic actors are maximizers, they explain how monetary and financial services, as well as related governance mechanisms, influence economic performance. In this manner, Money, Financial Intermediation and Governance not only lets readers make sense of today’s monetary authorities and financial markets, it lets them see through superficial complexities to the fundamental influences that will shape those organizations for years to come. Learn More
    2008   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  3. Corporate Social Responsibility

    Corporate Social Responsibility

    Subhabrata Bobby Banerjee
    This challenging and somewhat controversial book provides a critical perspective on contemporary discourses of corporate social responsibility (CSR). Subhabrata Bobby Banerjee questions the win-win assumptions of CSR and identifies the limits of the good that corporations can do, illustrating that the ability of firms to enhance social welfare is constrained by their current form and purpose; that of a shareholder value maximizing entity. Learn More
    2008   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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    2009   Paperback Price: $ 56.00   Web: $ 44.80
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  4. Corporate Governance in Banking

    Corporate Governance in Banking

    Edited by Benton E. Gup
    Recent corporate scandals, together with the effects of globalization, have led to an increasing interest in corporate governance issues. Little attention has been paid, however, to international laws and recommendations dealing with corporate governance in banking from a global perspective. This impressive international set of expert contributors – academics, practitioners and regulators – remedies the lack of attention by examining the various issues and concerns of this important topic. Learn More
    2007   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  5. Developing Corporate Social Responsibility

    Developing Corporate Social Responsibility

    Francesco Perrini, Stefano Pogutz, Antonio Tencati
    The rapidly increasing attention devoted to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has resulted in the term ‘CSR’ being applied to myriad dissimilar phenomena. The authors therefore aim to dispel this confusion by presenting a multi-faceted view of socially responsible corporate behavior and related themes. They provide a conceptualization of CSR that emphasizes the role of the adoption and implementation of specific CSR strategies and their impact on corporate social and economic performance. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  6. International Corporate Governance

    International Corporate Governance

    Edited by Christine A. Mallin
    Corporate governance has become a global phenomenon. This book highlights, through various case studies, how corporate governance has evolved in a number of countries around the world. The international cast of contributors, from varying professional backgrounds including academics, lawyers and company directors, focus on different regions around the globe, reflecting various ownership structures, legal systems, and political and cultural aspirations. Some of the case studies used include: Standard Life; Telecom Italia; and Eskom. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 186.00   Web: $ 167.40
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  7. Corporate Governance Adrift

    Corporate Governance Adrift

    Michel Aglietta, Antoine Rebérioux
    Recent corporate governance scandals have brought to the fore the inherent contradictions of a capitalism dominated by financial markets. This challenging book by Michel Aglietta and Antoine Rebérioux argues that capitalism’s basic premise – that companies must be managed in the sole interest of their shareholders – is incongruent with the current environment of liquid markets, profit-hungry investors and chronic financial instability. The authors advocate rather that a company should be managed as an institution where common objectives are developed for all stakeholders, and that this democratic principle should be extended to the management of collective savings to reduce macro-financial instability. These two conditions, they contend, could make contemporary capitalism a vehicle for social progress. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  8. Corporate Governance in Russia

    Corporate Governance in Russia

    Edited by Daniel J. McCarthy, Sheila M. Puffer, Stanislav V. Shekshnia
    Given the past decade of abuse of shareholder rights, corporate governance is essential for Russia’s future. In this comprehensive volume, an international group of contributors – academics, corporate executives, government officials, policymakers, specialists from nongovernmental organizations, and legal experts – examine the crucial role of corporate governance as well as the external institutions and forces that affect it. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 183.00   Web: $ 164.70
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  9. Competition and Corporate Governance in Korea

    Competition and Corporate Governance in Korea

    Edited by Sung-Hee Jwa, In K. Lee
    Competition and Corporate Governance in Korea critically reviews government policy towards the chaebol and provides a comprehensive investigation of the relationship between corporate governance and economic performance as well as the interaction of economic institutions with the chaebols’ incentive structure and management behaviour. Policy implications based on objective and rigorous empirical analyses of data on the chaebol are also discussed. Notwithstanding the fact that the chaebol have already undergone considerable governance, capital, and business portfolio restructuring, this volume suggests a road map for further restructuring, and the creation of a new incentive structure to help strengthen chaebol competitiveness. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 156.00   Web: $ 140.40
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  10. The IPO Decision

    The IPO Decision

    Jason Draho
    The IPO Decision is an exciting new book that clarifies how the initial public offering (IPO) process actually works. It separates fact from fiction and imposes a logical structure on the most up-to-date IPO-related research. All major topics pertaining to the going-public process are included: IPO timing, the financial, strategic, and corporate governance benefits and costs of public ownership, corporate restructuring, valuation, the role of the investment bank in the primary and secondary markets, the optimality of IPO mechanisms (book-building vs. auctions), analyst coverage, and the long-run performance of IPOs. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 181.00   Web: $ 162.90
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    2006   Paperback Price: $ 64.00   Web: $ 51.20
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  11. Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation

    Corporate Governance, Market Structure and Innovation

    Edited by Mario Calderini, Paola Garrone, Maurizio Sobrero
    This book investigates the relationship between corporate governance, market structure and innovation. The editors observe that a number of radical mutations are occurring in industries that have played a crucial role in sustaining and fostering the pace of technological progress. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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  12. Reforming Public and Corporate Governance

    Reforming Public and Corporate Governance

    Edited by Byong-Man Ahn, John Halligan, Stephen Wilks
    Reforming Public and Corporate Governance will be of interest to political scientists, political economists and East Asian scholars, as well as academics, researchers, policymakers and NGOs involved in public policy and management. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  13. Corporate Governance and Globalization

    Corporate Governance and Globalization

    Edited by Stephen S. Cohen, Gavin Boyd
    This major book provides a new understanding of systems of corporate governance, notably in the USA, Japan and the EU. It discusses how governance influences corporate cultures and strategies, particularly in response to the effects of deepening integration in the world economy. These effects present challenges for governments, obliging them to focus increasingly on problems of the management of structural and foreign trade policies. Challenges in international financial markets also have to be confronted by policymakers as industries are funded more and more through cross-border investments, which reflect the responses of systems of corporate governance to globalization. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 178.00   Web: $ 160.20
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  14. The Development of Corporate Governance in China

    The Development of Corporate Governance in China

    On K. Tam
    This important and timely book examines how corporate governance has and should be developed in China to meet the challenges of enterprise and financial reform. It highlights key economic, social and political issues that China has to confront in order to transform the state owned industrial enterprises into a competitive and modern corporate sector. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  15. The Governance of Privatization Funds

    The Governance of Privatization Funds

    Edited by Marko Simoneti, Saul Estrin, Andreja Böhm
    Privatization investment funds are the key feature of mass privatization programmes in transition economies. This book offers a thorough survey of mass privatization programmes in the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia, supported with extensive empirical analysis. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 134.00   Web: $ 120.60
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  16. Corporate Governance and Financial Performance

    Corporate Governance and Financial Performance

    Marc Goergen
    This important book presents a new original study of the German and UK financial markets. It addresses the relationship between corporate governance, ownership and financial performance in German and UK firms floated during the 1980s. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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