The Resource Corporate Governance : Promises Kept, Promises Broken, (electronic resource)

Corporate Governance : Promises Kept, Promises Broken, (electronic resource)

Label
Corporate Governance : Promises Kept, Promises Broken
Title
Corporate Governance
Title remainder
Promises Kept, Promises Broken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Even in the wake of the biggest financial crash of the postwar era, the United States continues to rely on Securities and Exchange Commission oversight and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, which set tougher rules for boards, management, and public accounting firms to protect the interests of shareholders. Such reliance is badly misplaced. In Corporate Governance, Jonathan Macey argues that less government regulation--not more--is what's needed to ensure that managers of public companies keep their promises to investors. Macey tells how heightened government oversight has put a strangl
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macey, Jonathan R
Dewey number
  • 343.7301
  • 658.4/2
  • 658.42
Language note
English
LC call number
HD2741 .M223 2009
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate governance
  • Industrial Management
  • Management
  • Business & Economics
Label
Corporate Governance : Promises Kept, Promises Broken, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; INTRODUCTION Corporate Governance as Promise; CHAPTER 1 The Goals of Corporate Governance: The Dominant Role of Equity; CHAPTER 2 Corporate Law and Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 3 Institutions and Mechanisms of Corporate Governance: A Taxonomy; CHAPTER 4 Boards of Directors; CHAPTER 5 Case Studies on Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 6 Dissident Directors; CHAPTER 7 Formal External Institutions of Corporate Governance: The Role of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Stock Exchanges, and the Credit-Rating Agencies
  • CHAPTER 8 The Market for Corporate ControlCHAPTER 9 Initial Public Offerings and Private Placements; CHAPTER 10 Governance by Litigation: Derivative Lawsuits; CHAPTER 11 Accounting, Accounting Rules, and the Accounting Industry; CHAPTER 12 Quirky Governance: Insider Trading, Short Selling, and Whistle-blowing; CHAPTER 13 Shareholder Voting; CHAPTER 14 The Role of Banks and Other Lenders in Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 15 Hedge Funds and Private Equity; CONCLUSION; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781282158108
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000804116
  • (EBL)457858
  • (OCoLC)432429091
  • (SSID)ssj0000336236
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11233722
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000336236
  • (PQKBWorkID)10279149
  • (PQKB)10310433
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000804116
Label
Corporate Governance : Promises Kept, Promises Broken, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; INTRODUCTION Corporate Governance as Promise; CHAPTER 1 The Goals of Corporate Governance: The Dominant Role of Equity; CHAPTER 2 Corporate Law and Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 3 Institutions and Mechanisms of Corporate Governance: A Taxonomy; CHAPTER 4 Boards of Directors; CHAPTER 5 Case Studies on Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 6 Dissident Directors; CHAPTER 7 Formal External Institutions of Corporate Governance: The Role of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Stock Exchanges, and the Credit-Rating Agencies
  • CHAPTER 8 The Market for Corporate ControlCHAPTER 9 Initial Public Offerings and Private Placements; CHAPTER 10 Governance by Litigation: Derivative Lawsuits; CHAPTER 11 Accounting, Accounting Rules, and the Accounting Industry; CHAPTER 12 Quirky Governance: Insider Trading, Short Selling, and Whistle-blowing; CHAPTER 13 Shareholder Voting; CHAPTER 14 The Role of Banks and Other Lenders in Corporate Governance; CHAPTER 15 Hedge Funds and Private Equity; CONCLUSION; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781282158108
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000804116
  • (EBL)457858
  • (OCoLC)432429091
  • (SSID)ssj0000336236
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11233722
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000336236
  • (PQKBWorkID)10279149
  • (PQKB)10310433
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000804116

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