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Corporate governance and managerial reform in Japan

Author: D H Whittaker; S F Deakin
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
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Japanese corporate governance and managerial practice is at a critical juncture. At the start of the decade pressures mounted for Japan to move to a shareholder-value driven, 'Anglo-American' system of corporate governance. Subsequent changes, however, may be seen as an adjustment and renewal of the post-war model of the Japanese firm. In adapting to global corporate governance standards, Japanese managers have also  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Corporate governance and managerial reform in Japan.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)377821022
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D H Whittaker; S F Deakin
ISBN: 9780191571824 0191571822
OCLC Number: 536239220
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents: List of Figures and Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1. On a Different Path? The Managerial Reshaping of Japanese Corporate Governance; 2. In the Shadow of Corporate Governance Reform: Change and Continuity in Managerial Practice at Listed Companies in Japan; 3. Takeovers and Corporate Governance: Three Years of Tensions; 4. Foreign Investors and Corporate Governance in Japan; 5. Japan's Conversion to Investor Capitalism; 6. Managers and Corporate Governance Reform in Japan: Restoring Self-Confidence or Shareholder Revolution?
Responsibility: D. Hugh Whittaker and Simon Deakin.

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This book examines recent changes in Japanese corporate governance. It is based on detailed field work in large Japanese companies and interviews with investors, civil servants, and policy makers in  Read more...

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