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The accountable corporation

Author: Marc J Epstein; Kirk O Hanson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006.
Series: Praeger perspectives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays on the role of business in society. This book provides provocative analysis, cultural and historical context, and solutions from the public, private, and non-profit sectors  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Reference works
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Accountable corporation.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006
(OCoLC)647531060
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marc J Epstein; Kirk O Hanson
ISBN: 0275984915 9780275984915 0275984923 9780275984922 0275984931 9780275984939 027598494X 9780275984946 0275984958 9780275984953
OCLC Number: 61456641
Awards: Winner of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles, 2006 0 (United States)
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Corporate governance --
v. 2. Business ethics --
v. 3. Corporate social responsibility --
v. 4. Business-government relations. v. 1. Corporate governance --
A perspective on corporate governance : rules, principles, or both / Ira M. Millstein --
The rise of corporate governance / Adrian Cadbury --
The history of corporate governance in the United States / Michael Bradley and Stephen M. Wallenstein --
Promoting good corporate governance : a speech / William H. Donaldson --
Shareholder primacy is a choice, not a legal mandate / Constance E. Bagley --
Institutional investors and corporate governance / James E. Heard --
One practitioner's random thoughts on shareholders' rights in the modern corporation / David J. Berger --
Empowering the board, revisited / Jay W. Lorsch --
Measuring the effectiveness of corporate boards and directors / Marc J. Epstein and Marie-Josée Roy --
International corporate governance : a gradual if incomplete convergence / Holly J. Gregory --
Internal investigations in the spotlight / Jonathan C. Dickey and Wendy Houle --
Guiding directors in corporate solvency and insolvency / Myron M. Sheinfeld --
Governance as a source of corporate social capital / Lee E. Preston --
Business and sustainability : implications for corporate governance theory and practice / David Wheeler and Jane Thomson. v. 2. Business ethics --
The philosophical foundations of business ethics / Norman E. Bowie --
Religious foundations of business ethics / Domènec Melé --
The history of business ethics / Richard T. De George --
Business ethics : how far have we come? : a European perspective / Henk van Luijk --
Ethical decision-making and moral courage / Rushworth M. Kidder --
Examining the conscience of the corporation / Kenneth E. Goodpaster --
Reflections on teaching ethics to undergraduates : implications for the accountable corporation / Moses L. Pava --
Creating the ethical organization / Linda Klebe Treviño --
Lessons from inside Enron / Sherron S. Watkins --
An ethics officer's perspective / Francis J. Daly --
Ethics and capitalism / R. Edward Freeman, Kirsten Martin, and Bidhan Parmar --
The new realities of international business ethics / Laura L. Nash --
Corruption and moral risk in business settings / Patricia H. Werhane, S. Ramakrishna Velamuri, and D. Eric Boyd. v. 3. Corporate social responsibility --
Corporate social responsibility : a historical perspective / Archie B. Carroll --
Corporate social responsibility : cases for and against / Duane Windsor --
The blended value map : exploring the implications of value creation by corporations and investors / Jed Emerson and Sheila Bonini --
What will it take to create a tipping point for corporate responsibility? / Sandra Waddock --
The triple bottom line / John Elkington --
Corporate citizenship top to bottom : vision, strategy, and execution / Bradley K. Googins and Steven Rochlin --
A commitment to sustainable development : the long journey begins / Mark Wade --
International responsibility codes / Ans Kolk and Rob van Tulder --
The mainstreaming of socially responsible investing : current developments and future trends / Steven Lydenberg --
Corporate philanthropy : taking the high ground / Michael E. Porter and Mark R. Kramer --
Actions and measures to improve sustainability / Marc J. Epstein and Priscilla S. Wisner --
Corporate social entrepreneurship : a new vision for CSR / James Austin [and others] --
Beyond development : embracing the base of the pyramid / Stuart L. Hart --
Institutional investors find common ground with social investors / Timothy Smith --
Inspiring smaller firms with the responsible business mind-set / David Grayson. v. 4. Business-government relations --
The purpose and history of business regulation / Karen E. Schnietz --
Business and government : friends and foes / Douglas G. Pinkham --
Government's role in regulating business ethics : a speech / by Eliot Spitzer --
Can business help governments change the system? / Seb Beloe, John Elkington, and Jodie Thorpe --
Engaging governments in support of corporate social responsibility in global supply chains / Aron Cramer and Peder Michael Pruzan-Jørgensen --
Corporate public affairs : structure, resources, and competitive advantage / Jennifer J. Griffin, Steven N. Brenner, and Jean J. Boddewyn --
Multinational enterprises and governments : an analysis of new trends / Alan Rugman, Alain Verbeke, and Nathan Greidanus --
Values-based leadership : building trust in the new Tyco / Fruzsina M. Harsanyi --
Public affairs and game theory / John F. Mahon --
Understanding whistle-blowing effectiveness : how can one person make a difference? / Marcia P. Miceli and Janet P. Near --
Managing conflicts of interest / Manuel Velasquez and Kirk O. Hanson.
Series Title: Praeger perspectives.
Responsibility: edited by Marc J. Epstein and Kirk O. Hanson.
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