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Governance and risk : an analytical handbook for investors, managers, directors, and stakeholders

Author: George S Dallas
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Effective corporate governance has long been viewed as essential for healthy capital markets. Careless and inefficient governance practices, however, have thrust the governance debate from the shadows to the forefront, and corporate governance can now be recognized as a stand-alone risk factor.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George S Dallas
ISBN: 0071429565 9780071429566 0071429549 9780071429542
OCLC Number: 52766080
Description: xxvi, 598 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Corporate governance as a risk factor / George Dallas and Sandeep A. Patel --
Methodological overview: perspective of and external analyst / George Dallas. Corporate governance: micro perspective --
Ownership structure and external influences / George Dallas --
Shareholder rights and stakeholder relations / Dan Konigsburg --
Transparency, disclosure, and audit / Amra Balic --
Board structure and effectiveness / Nick Bradley. External influences on company governance: macro perspective --
Country influences on individual company governance / George Dallas --
The legal environment of corporate governance / Stephen Wallenstein and Robert Milbourne --
Core earnings / David Blitzer --
Social and environmental reporting / John Elkington and Peter Zollinger. Wider themes of governance --
Sustainable development / Matthew Kiernan --
Directors' and officers' insurance and corporate governance risk / Ian Byrne --
Managed fund governance / Meyrick Payne --
Public sector governance / John Chambers and Monica Richter --
The human side of corporate governance / Lynn McGregor. Country review --
Anglo-American governance: the "outsider" system --
United States / Andrea Esposito, George Dallas, and Gurinder K. Badial --
United Kingdom / Nick Bradley and Gurinder K. Badial --
Similarities and differences in the United States and United Kingdom / Dan Konigsburg --
Continental Europe and Japan: the "insider" system --
European Union / Gerben de Noord and Nick Bradley --
France / Liliane Kankindi Bwakira --
Germany / Merlin Underwood --
Japan / Hiroko Kiguchi --
Emerging markets and transition economies --
Brazil / Daniela Mesquita --
China / Katrina Tai --
India / G.V. Mani --
Korea / Hyung Suk Kim, Nam Soo Kim, and Calvin Wong --
Russia / Julia Kochetygova --
Turkey Melsa Ararat. Appendix A. Case studies --
Fannie Mae (United States) --
Central Telecommunication Company (Russia) --
Appendix B. The evolving role of corporate governance in credit rating analysis / Clifford M. Griep and Solomon Samson.
Responsibility: edited by George S. Dallas.
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