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  1. The Economics of Governance

    The Economics of Governance

    Edited by Donald Wittman
    This collection of articles uses economic theory to explain the governance of organizations. It covers the governance of families, oligarchies, democracies, for profit firms and non-profit institutions such as religious organizations. The widespread and novel subject matter within a set of focused economic questions results in fascinating reading allowing the reader to see how similar issues can be answered in areas where the person has little knowledge of the subject. This is an engaging and useful tool for students, researchers and academics wanting to expand their area of expertise into new and exciting realms. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 370.00   Web: $ 333.00
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  2. Recent Developments in the Economics of Executive Compensation

    Recent Developments in the Economics of Executive Compensation

    Edited by Robert W. Kolb
    This essential research collection comprises the most important articles on executive compensation published in the twenty-first century. Beginning with an overview of executive compensation, this three-volume set includes sections on the growth and magnitude of executive compensation, its relationship with corporate governance, pay and performance, managing assets, and managing liabilities. With a comprehensive and original introduction by Professor Kolb, this essential collection will be of use to every economist with an interest in executive compensation. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 1,320.00   Web: $ 1,188.00
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  3. Economics of Corporate Social Responsibility

    Economics of Corporate Social Responsibility

    Edited by Abagail McWilliams
    This authoritative collection examines the five related and most significant elements of this subject - theoretical perspectives, firm financial performance, socially responsible investing, environmental performance and strategic CSR - to provide a comprehensive exploration of the literature on Corporate Social Responsibility and its economic consequences. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 413.00   Web: $ 371.70
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  4. Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

    Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

    Edited by Steven Davidoff Solomon, Claire A. Hill
    This book provides a broad survey of past and recent scholarship on mergers and acquisitions. Seminal work on the history, rationales and outcomes of mergers and acquisitions is followed by leading articles on what M&A lawyers do. Major articles by prominent authorities in the field explore how deals are done, defended and terminated. The collection concludes with several eminent selections on private equity deals and international issues. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 861.00   Web: $ 774.90
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  5. Mergers and Acquisitions

    Mergers and Acquisitions

    Edited by J. Harold Mulherin
    This significant collection of articles comprises seminal works in recent empirical research on mergers and acquisitions. The papers provide a detailed analysis of fundamental questions such as the sources of gains in mergers and acquisitions, the role of activists in the takeover process, the existence of merger waves, the relevance of auction models in corporate takeovers and the measurement of bidder returns. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 428.00   Web: $ 385.20
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  6. Governance and Family Firms

    Governance and Family Firms

    Edited by Julio Pindado, Ignacio Requejo
    This authoritative collection provides a broad overview of the role that family firms, both those publicly listed and privately held, play in the global economy. The editors have selected seminal papers which investigate how the family business model affects firm performance and corporate decision making, and contribute to disentangling the interrelations that exist between family control of corporations and other governance mechanisms. Given the relevance of corporate governance and family firms for the economy and society as a whole, the present collection constitutes a point of reference for family business researchers, practitioners and policymakers alike. A better understanding of family firms is of paramount importance because these companies are the main drivers of economic growth all over the world. The volume, with an original introduction by the editors, will be an excellent source of reference for students, practitioners and researchers in the field of governance and family firms. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 464.00   Web: $ 417.60
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  7. The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    Edited by Brian R. Cheffins
    This two-volume set is a unique resource for those seeking a historical overview of the development of corporate governance. The papers trace the evolution of US corporate governance from the time when the subject became prominent in the 1970s to the present day. Topics canvassed include the board of directors, executive pay, shareholder activism and the regulatory structure that shapes corporate governance in the US. The primary focus is on the governance challenges posed by the separation of ownership and control, a hallmark of larger US public companies. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 640.00   Web: $ 576.00
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  8. Corporate Governance in Small and Medium-sized Firms

    Corporate Governance in Small and Medium-sized Firms

    Edited by David B. Audretsch, Erik E. Lehmann
    The analysis of corporate governance in small and medium-sized firms has been a much-neglected aspect of study in the field of corporate governance. This essential volume provides an authoritative overview of research in this topical field by successfully linking classical papers on corporate governance to the specific aspects in SMEs. The purpose of this volume is not only to provide a review of the literature on governance in SMEs, but also from other social sciences and management perspectives. This collection, with an original introduction by the editors, will be of great interest not only to lecturers and students interested in corporate governance but also to managers and policy makers. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 431.00   Web: $ 387.90
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  9. Governance and Executive Compensation

    Governance and Executive Compensation

    Edited by William Forbes
    This timely volume is an authoritative selection of the most important papers investigating the complex and controversial issue of governance and executive compensation. Professor Forbes includes seminal material on the history, rationale and prospects for executive pay and its impact upon corporate performance. He has also written a new original introduction to each section explaining the contribution of each paper. This landmark book will be an essential source of reference for an understanding of executive pay and its relationship to business success. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 317.00   Web: $ 285.30
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  10. Corporate Governance and the Business Life Cycle

    Corporate Governance and the Business Life Cycle

    Edited by Igor Filatochev
    In this unique collection of published articles by leading scholars in the field, Professor Filatotchev examines critical governance issues relating to different stages of the business life cycle. He identifies and reviews the role of factors such as ownership structure, shareholder activism and corporate boards in different firm-level and industrial contexts. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 238.00   Web: $ 214.20
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  11. Corporate Governance and Business Ethics

    Corporate Governance and Business Ethics

    Edited by Jeremy Moon, Marc Orlitzky, Glen Whelan
    This important volume re-integrates corporate governance and business ethics which are too often treated as separate entities. The editors have selected seminal works which refocus on the ethical import of corporate governance foundations. This collection also traces recent ways in which the ethics of corporate governance have been articulated through reviews of practice, ethical re-evaluations, agency theory, the stakeholder concept, and comparative and international developments. It brings together a range of alternative perspectives and new directions in this vital and dynamic field. The authoritative volume will be an essential source of reference for students and scholars concerned with the power and responsibility of corporations. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 324.00   Web: $ 291.60
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  12. Stakeholders

    Stakeholders

    Edited by Robert A. Phillips, R. E. Freeman
    This landmark book takes a retrospective look at the most important and influential works in the study of stakeholders since Freeman’s 1984 publication, Strategic Management: A Stakeholder Approach. 2009 marked the 25th anniversary of this watershed in organizational scholarship, so now is an excellent time for Phillips and Freeman to revisit this topical and exciting subject. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 362.00   Web: $ 325.80
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  13. Corporate Governance: Political and Legal Perspectives

    Corporate Governance: Political and Legal Perspectives

    Edited by Mark J. Roe
    This insightful volume explores the issue of why some nations have deep securities markets while others do not, and investigates the new hope that securities markets could be the road to wealth and not just the result of it. This collection of key articles, together with the editor’s comprehensive introduction, examines the recently emergent theories in the field. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 141.00   Web: $ 126.90
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  14. Governance and Expropriation

    Governance and Expropriation

    Edited by Larry H.P. Lang
    Corporate groups outside the US are often controlled by a complex of ownership links, which typically form a pyramidal structure: a private holding company sits at the top of a control pyramid of several tiers of companies; firms in the lowest tier are the group’s publicly listed companies. The usual practice of expropriation in such groups is to pass bad assets to companies down the pyramid and to pass the proceeds up the pyramid via internal transactions. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 259.00   Web: $ 233.10
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  15. The Life Cycle of Corporate Governance

    The Life Cycle of Corporate Governance

    Edited by Igor Filatotchev, Mike Wright
    This unique collection of new, previously unpublished papers demonstrates the importance of corporate governance throughout the different stages of the life-cycle of firms and organisations, and in particular in the crucial transitions between stages. In so doing it redresses an imbalance created by the wealth of literature and research devoted to the study of corporate governance in mature firms only. The book gives equal consideration to the monitoring and control functions of corporate governance mechanisms, and to the resource and strategic roles of governance in the decision-making process. In so doing it attempts to provide a framework through which to understand the factors that affect the balance between the possible functions of corporate governance. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 180.00   Web: $ 162.00
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  16. Governance, Directors and Boards

    Governance, Directors and Boards

    Edited by Mahmoud Ezzamel
    This unique volume brings together contributions on corporate governance published in various disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance and management. Mahmoud Ezzamel presents a collection of seminal papers that focus on the relationship between boards of directors and corporate governance. Governance, Directors and Boards investigates such important issues as the composition of boards of directors, their key overall roles as mechanisms of governance, the impact of the board on the nature of decision making in contemporary organisations, and the role of the relationship between the board and the determination of executive remuneration. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 300.00   Web: $ 270.00
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  17. Corporate Restructuring

    Corporate Restructuring

    Edited by John J. McConnell, David J. Denis
    This authoritative book features previously published articles which describe, analyze and empirically explore corporate restructurings. Restructurings include corporate combinations that come about through mergers, tender offers, and joint ventures. They also include various forms of corporate split-ups that come about by means of asset sales, spin-offs, equity carve-out, and distressed restructurings. This two-volume set will be of interest to managers of large corporations and financial institutions, investment and commercial bankers, and scholars with an interest in corporate finance and strategy. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 665.00   Web: $ 598.50
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  18. Governance and Ownership

    Governance and Ownership

    Edited by Robert Watson
    This collection consists of 20 papers, organised into four sections, that have each made a valuable contribution to our understanding of the motivations and actions of different types of corporate owners and the impact that ownership appears to have upon key areas of corporate governance and corporate decision making and performance. The wide variety of specific research issues addressed, the research methods used and the institutional contexts examined by these 20 papers reflects the great diversity, multidisciplinary nature and dynamism of the research currently being undertaken into these topics. This insightful and innovative collection will be of great interest to students of corporate governance, researchers and practitioners alike. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 301.00   Web: $ 270.90
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  19. Governance and Auditing

    Governance and Auditing

    Edited by Peter Moizer
    This authoritative new collection contains reprints of seminal articles on the subject of auditing and its relationship to the way in which outside stakeholders monitor the activities of corporate management. Whilst the primary audience is students in upper-level undergraduate and graduate accounting courses, the book should also be of use to existing researchers, as it collects together the ‘must read’ articles on the subject in a readily accessible form. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 287.00   Web: $ 258.30
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  20. Mergers and Corporate Governance

    Mergers and Corporate Governance

    Edited by J. H. Mulherin
    This authoritative collection of previously published articles emphasizes recent empirical research on mergers and corporate governance. The papers included present provocative questions dealing with the causes and effects of takeover and restructuring activity, the distribution of wealth gains between bidding and target firms, and the relevance of governance in modern corporations. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 273.00   Web: $ 245.70
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