Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance : Principles, Policies and Practices

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Taking an international perspective, Bob Tricker examines different models and theories of corporate governance and applies them in a real world context. The author is highly experienced in this field and his practical discussion throughout allows students to appreciate the reality of governance. In this new edition corporate governance theories, the governance of corporate risk, and corporate social responsibility and sustainability are all now more prominent. In addition, more emphasis is given to the BRIC nations to reflect their growing importance. An Online Resource Centre accompanies the text and includes: For lecturers: teaching notes for cases in the book, additional cases studies, group exercises, PowerPoint slides, teaching notes for projects and exercises in the book For students: an 'ask the author' forum, a corporate governance blog, links to corporate governance codes and useful websites, additional information on case studies.
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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 180.34 x 238.76 x 30.48mm | 929.86g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0199607966
  • 9780199607969
  • 90,900

About Bob Tricker

Bob Tricker, Honorary Professor, University of Hong Kong School of Business; Visiting Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University and Hong Kong Open University; Founding Editor of Corporate Governance: An International Review
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Table of contents

PART ONE PRINCIPLES ; 1. A subject whose time has come ; 2. Governance and management ; 3. Theories and philosophies of corporate governance ; 4. The governance partnership -investors and companies ; 5. The regulatory framework ; 6. Models of corporate governance ; PART TWO POLICIES ; 7. Functions of the board ; 8. The Governance of Corporate Risk ; 9. Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability ; 10. The governance of listed companies ; 11. The governance of private companies ; 12. The governance of other corporate entities ; PART THREE PRACTICES ; 13. Board committees - audit, remuneration and nomination ; 14. Directors roles and remuneration ; 15. Board Leadership - the reality of the boardroom ; 16. Directors' capabilities and responsibilities ; 17. Board effectiveness ; 18. Assessing corporate governance ; 19. Corporate governance around the world ; 20. The future of corporate governance ; APPENDICES ; Corporate governance codes around the world ; The Enron case ; Corporate governance outcomes of the global financial crisis ; New York Stock Exchange Corporate Governance Rules
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