Corporate Governance

An International Perspective

Editors: Idowu, Samuel O., Caliyurt, Kiymet Tunca (Eds.)

  • Provides a wealth of examples for the practice of corporate governance in different industries and countries across the globe
  • Provides information on corporate governance codes from twelve countries around the world
  • Aligns corporate governance with business ethics
  • Comments on the difference of practices in specific industries and regions
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About this Textbook

This book brings together a representative collection of perspectives on the way how corporate governance is being aligned with the social responsibility of an organization and the accountability of its management both in large corporations and in medium sized businesses. Examples are given from various industries and branches as well as from different countries and regions across the globe. All examples are commented and explained in detail. Written by a group of selected academic teachers this book is suitable for adoption as a resource for a case driven approach to teaching "Corporate Governance" courses at an upper undergraduate or graduate level.

About the authors

Dr. Samuel O. Idowu is a Senior Lecturer at London Metropolitan Business School. He is editor-in-chief of the "Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility" and co-editor of the book series "CSR, Sustainability and Governance".

Dr. Kiymet Tunca Caliyurt is a Professor at Trakya University in Edirne, Turkey. She is President of two international research networks.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  • Accounting for Citizenship: Best Practices of Corporate Governance in Portugal

    Abreu, Rute (et al.)

    Pages 3-28

  • Corporate Governance in Greece

    Koutoupis, Andreas G.

    Pages 29-46

  • Corporate Governance: Polish Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis

    Aluchna, Maria

    Pages 47-68

  • Corporate Governance in the Banking Sector of the Republic of Macedonia

    Delova-Jolevska, Evica

    Pages 69-80

  • Corporate Governance in Italian Listed Companies

    D’Onza, Giuseppe (et al.)

    Pages 81-100

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eBook $69.99
price for USA (gross)
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $99.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-45166-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $99.00
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  • Due: October 21, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-51113-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Corporate Governance
Book Subtitle
An International Perspective
Editors
  • Samuel O. Idowu
  • Kiymet Tunca Caliyurt
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights In India: Ane Books India, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-45167-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-45167-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-45166-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51113-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXVIII, 371
Number of Illustrations and Tables
26 b/w illustrations
Topics