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Corporate Governance and Globalization (Contemporary Issues in Business & Globalization)

Corporate Governance and Globalization (Contemporary Issues in Business & Globalization)

By: Thomas Clarke (editor), Marie dela Rama (editor)Hardback

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Compiled by a leading authority on Corporate Governance, this three volume set covers the major controversies in the field. Coherently presenting the arguments through bench mark articles and cutting edge papers, this collection is the first of its kind to draw together the work of leading academic writers. It launches a critical inter-disciplinary theoretical and policy investigation into the dimensions and significance of the globalization of corporate governance. Topics covered include: Volume One: Ownership and Control: Internationalisation of Corporate Governance; Multinational companies Governance; Competeing Models of Governance; Complex Governance Systems. Volume Two: Development and Regulation: The Impact on Developing Economies; The Influence of Foreign Investments; Implementing Governance Reforms; Privatisation in Transitional Economies. Volume Three: Convergence and Diversity: Convergence of Governance; Shareholdee Value and Institutional Investors; Cultural Diversity of Governance Institutions Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability.

Contents

VOLUME ONE: OWNERSHIP AND CONTROLPART ONE: INTERNATIONALIZATION OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCEGlobalization and the Study of Comparative Corporate Governance - Arthur R PintoCorporate Governance and Globalization - Klaus Gugler, Dennis C Mueller and B Burcin YurtogluThe Globalization of Corporate Governance - Ron Dore External and Internal Mechanisms of ControlCorporate Ownership around the World - Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-De-Silanes and Andrei ShleiferPART TWO: MULTINATIONAL COMPANIES GOVERNANCECorporate Governance in Multinational Companies - Hans H Hinterhuber et alNational Structures and Multinational Corporate Behaviour - Louis W Pauly and Simon Reich Enduring Differences in the Age of GlobalizationBargains Old and New - David Levy and Aseem Prakash Multinational Corporations in Global GovernanceDifferentiated Governance of Foreign Subsidiaries in Transnational Corporations - Bongjin Kim, John E Prescott and Sung Min Kim An Agency Theory PerspectivePART THREE: COMPETING MODELS OF GOVERNANCECompatibility and Competition between European and American Corporate Governance - Gustavo Visentini Which Model of Capitalism?Change of the Insider-Oriented Corporate Governance in Japan and Germany - Alexander Fliaster and Rainer Marr Between Americanization and TraditionDoes Corporate Governance Matter? Why the Corporate Performance of Toyota and Canon Is Superior to GM and Xerox - Masaru YoshimoroGlobalization and the German Model of Capitalism - Erosion or Survival? - Christel LanePART FOUR: COMPLEX GOVERNANCE SYSTEMSComparative Corporate Governance and the Theory of the Firm - William W Bratton and Joseph A McCahery The Case against Global Cross ReferenceConvergence and Its Critics - John C Coffee Jr What Are the Preconditions to the Separation of Ownership and Control?VOLUME TWO: DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATIONPART ONE: THE IMPACT ON DEVELOPING ECONOMIESCorporate Governance and Development, Global Corporate Governance Forum - Stijn ClaessensCorporate Governance in Developing, Transition and Emerging-Market Economies - Charles Oman, Steven Fries and Willem BuiterThe Promotion of Anglo-American Corporate Governance in the South - Susanne Soederberg Who Benefits from the New Institutional Standard?The Conditional Relevance of Corporate Governancec Advice in the Context of Asia Business Systems - Gordon ReddingGlobalization, Technology and Asian Development - Joseph E StiglitzPART TWO: THE INFLUENCE OF FOREIGN INVESTMENTCorporate Governance and the Bargaining Power of Developing Countries to Attract Foreign Investment - Enrique Rueda-SabaterDivergent Asian Views on Foreign Direct Investment and Its Governance - Douglas H Brooks and Hal HillThe Governance of Global Value Chains - Gary Gereffi, John Humphrey and Timothy SturgeonFar from Home? Do Foreign Investors Import Higher Standards of Governance in Transition Economies? - Joel S Hellman, Geraint Jones and Daniel KaufmannCorporate Governance of Banks in Developing Economies - Thankom G Arun and John D Turner Concepts and IssuesPART THREE: IMPLEMENTING GOVERNANCE REFORMSCorporate Governance Reforms in Developing Countries - Darryl ReedReforming East Asia for Sustainable Development - Kwame S JomoGood Enough Governance - Merilee S Grindle Poverty Reduction and Reform in Developing CountriesCorporate Governance and Institutional Transparency in Emerging Markets - Carla Millar, Tarek Eldomiaty and Brian HiltonPART FOUR: PRIVATIZATION IN TRANSITIONAL ECONOMIESPrivatizing the World? - Thomas ClarkePrivatization and Corporate Governance - Alexander Dyck Principles, Evidence and Future ChallengesPrivatization and Corporate Governance in Transition Countries - Wladimir Andreff Quantitative Success and Qualitative FailureVOLUME THREE: CONVERGENCE AND DIVERSITYPART ONE: CONVERGENCE OF GOVERNANCECorporate Governance Patterns in OECD Economies - Stilpon Nestor and John K Thompson Is Convergence under Way?The Political Economy of Comparative Corporate Governance - Mary O'SullivanPART TWO: SHAREHOLDER VALUE AND INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORSMultinationals and Changing National Business Systems in Europe - Phil Almond, Tony Edwards and Ian Clark Towards the 'Shareholder Value' Model?Corporate Governance and Disappointment - Ismail Erturk et alCorporate Governance, Corporate Ownership and the Role of Institutional Investors - Stuart L Gilliam and Laura T Starks A Global PerspectiveInstitutional Ownership Differences and International Diversification - Laszlo Tihanyi et al The Effects of Boards of Directors and Technological OpportunityPART THREE: CULTURAL DIVERSITY OF GOVERNANCE INSTITUTIONSThe Mother of All Path-Dependencies - Amir N Licht Towards a Cross-Cultural Theory of Corporate Governance SystemsThe Cross-National Diversity of Corporate Governance - Ruth V Aguilera and Gregory Jackson Dimensions and DeterminantsBusiness Goals and Corporate Governance - Geert HofstedeCorporate Governance and Business Ethics in the Asia-Pacific Region - David Kimber and Phillip LiptonPART FOUR: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SUSTAINABILITYBusiness Ethics and Corporate Governance - G J Deon Rossouw A SurveyDisclosure of the Impact of Corporations on Society - UNCTAD Current Trends and IssuesChanges in the Market Society and Corporate Social Responsibility - Kanji TanimotoThe Global Compact - Georg Kell Selected Experiences and ReflectionsGlobal Corporate Citizenship - Grahame F Thompson What Does It Mean?Globalization, Corporate Social Responsibility and Poverty - Rhys JenkinsIn Whose Name? The Accountability of Corporate Social Responsibility - Jem Bendell

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781412928991
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1376
  • ID: 9781412928991
  • ISBN10: 1412928990

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