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Author Millstein, Ira M., author.

Title The activist director : lessons from the boardroom and the future of the corporation / Ira M. Millstein.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2017]


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Description 1 online resource (240 pages) : illustrations.
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computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Columbia Business School publishing
Columbia Business School series.
Note Includes index.
Contents A mess that can't be fixed? -- The board-centric imperative -- Revolt in the boardroom: the story of General Motors -- General Motors as catalyst -- Drexel: the most feared firm on Wall Street -- Dead broke: New York City's 1970s fiscal crisis -- Lights out: the Con-Ed blackout -- Shedding light on shadow government in New York State -- Planned Parenthood: a corporate governance success story -- Conclusion.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Boards of directors -- United States.
Directors of corporations -- United States.
Corporate governance -- United States.
Corporations -- Investor relations -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Millstein, Ira M. Activist director : lessons from the boardroom and the future of the corporation. New York : Columbia University Press, [2017] xvii, 219 pages ; 23 cm. Columbia Business School publishing 9780231181341
ISBN 9780231181341 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231543569 (e-book)

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