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Author Carlsson, Rolf H., author.

Title Ownership and Value Creation : Strategic Corporate Governance in the New Economy.

Imprint Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, March 2001.


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 Axe Books 24x7 Business E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (320 pages) : illustrations
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computer c rdamedia
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Audience Scholarly & Professional John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated.
Contents Ownership and Value Creation Strategic Corporate Governance in the New Economy; Contents; Endorsements; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART I. ACTIVATING AND RENEWING OWNERSHIP: Emergence, Driving Forces, Current Agendas, and Future of Corporate Governance; Chapter 1 An Introduction to Corporate Governance; Chapter 2 The CalPERS Story: Pioneering and Establishing Corporate Governance in the USA; Chapter 3 US Corporate Governance since the mid 1990s and Current Agenda; Chapter 4 The Combined Code and Corporate Governance in the UK; Chapter 5 Germany -- the Big Challenge.
Chapter 6 France: Le Corporate Governance -- Now's the Time?Chapter 7 Japan -- A New Restoration in the Offing?; Chapter 8 Convergence or Confusion? Summing Up Country Analyses; Chapter 9 Corporate Governance -- Where Will It Go?; Chapter 10 Ownership makes a difference; Chapter 11 The Wallenberg sphere and the future; Chapter 12 Ownership and value creation -- towards a conceptual framework; Chapter 13 Strategic Corporate Governance -- How to make it work?; Appendix 1 Interview list; Appendix 2 Frame of reference.
Appendix 3 The Wallenberg sphere. Facts, critical events, and examples of active ownership. Appendix to part IINotes; References; Index.
Summary ""Who owns the modern company? And how should owners behave? Rolf H. Carlsson brings a fresh eye and historical depth to the issue of ownership, management and value creation that every firm and its owners must consider.""Frances Cairncross, Management Editor, The Economist""Rolf H. Carlsson gives a valuable historical review and illustrates with cases how active ownership has played an important role in company views on where corporate governance is heading and...advice on how to make it work well.""Percy Barnevik, Chairman of ABB, AstraZeneca.
Subject Corporate governance.
Stock ownership.
Corporate governance. (OCoLC)fst00879649
Stock ownership. (OCoLC)fst01133609
Value. (OCoLC)fst01163873
Genre/Form Electronic books.
ISBN 9780471632191
0471632198 (Trade Cloth)

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