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The Resource Corporate governance in the common-law world : the political foundations of shareholder power, Christopher M. Bruner, Washington and Lee University School of Law

Corporate governance in the common-law world : the political foundations of shareholder power, Christopher M. Bruner, Washington and Lee University School of Law

Label
Corporate governance in the common-law world : the political foundations of shareholder power
Title
Corporate governance in the common-law world
Title remainder
the political foundations of shareholder power
Statement of responsibility
Christopher M. Bruner, Washington and Lee University School of Law
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a new comparative theory to explain the divergence between governance systems of Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruner, Christopher M.
Dewey number
346/.0666
Index
index present
LC call number
K1327
LC item number
.B78 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporate governance
  • Common law
  • Stockholders
  • LAW
  • Gouvernance d'entreprise
  • Jurisprudence
  • Droit des sociétés
  • Droit des affaires
  • Actionnaires
  • Sociétés anonymes
  • Common law
  • Corporate governance
  • Stockholders
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Law, General & Comparative
  • Law
Label
Corporate governance in the common-law world : the political foundations of shareholder power, Christopher M. Bruner, Washington and Lee University School of Law
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xi-xiii) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; Part I Shareholder Orientation in the Common-Law World; 1 Introduction and Overview; 2 Comparative Theory and Corporate Governance; A. Functionalism and Contextualism; B. Failing Better; 3 The Corporate Governance Role of Shareholders in Common-Law Jurisdictions; A. The U.K. Model: Strong Shareholders; I. Shareholders as Stewards; II. Enlightened Shareholder Value; III. Contractualism and U.K. Corporate Governance; B. The U.S. Model: Weak Shareholders; I. Shareholders as Spectators
  • II. Ambivalence Regarding Shareholder InterestsIII. Prevailing Theories of U.S. Corporate Governance; C. Predominance of the U.K. Corporate Governance Model; I. Australia; II. Canada; D. Shareholder Lawsuits and Corporate Governance; Part II A Political Theory of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; 4 Comparative Theories of Corporate Governance; A. Economics; B. Politics; I. "Law Matters"; II. Social Democracy; III. Institutions; IV. "Varieties of Capitalism" and Institutional Complementarities; V. Coalitions; VI. Political Parties and Political Salience
  • VII. Extra-Corporate Stakeholder ProtectionsC. Toward a Political Theory of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; 5 Shareholders, Stakeholders, and Social Welfare Policy; A. The U.K. Model: State-Based Social Welfare Policy; B. The U.S. Model: Employer-Based Social Welfare Policy; C. Predominance of the U.K. Social Welfare Model; I. Australia; II. Canada; D. Shareholder Orientation, Social Welfare, and Political Equilibrium; Part III The Theory's Explanatory Domain; 6 Stability, Change, and the Future of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; A. Mapping the Explanatory Domain
  • B. The Evolving Shareholder BaseC. Postcrisis Austerity; D. Postcrisis Coalitions; 7 Conclusions; Index
Control code
840472906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139003964
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
471584
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840472906
Label
Corporate governance in the common-law world : the political foundations of shareholder power, Christopher M. Bruner, Washington and Lee University School of Law
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xi-xiii) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; Part I Shareholder Orientation in the Common-Law World; 1 Introduction and Overview; 2 Comparative Theory and Corporate Governance; A. Functionalism and Contextualism; B. Failing Better; 3 The Corporate Governance Role of Shareholders in Common-Law Jurisdictions; A. The U.K. Model: Strong Shareholders; I. Shareholders as Stewards; II. Enlightened Shareholder Value; III. Contractualism and U.K. Corporate Governance; B. The U.S. Model: Weak Shareholders; I. Shareholders as Spectators
  • II. Ambivalence Regarding Shareholder InterestsIII. Prevailing Theories of U.S. Corporate Governance; C. Predominance of the U.K. Corporate Governance Model; I. Australia; II. Canada; D. Shareholder Lawsuits and Corporate Governance; Part II A Political Theory of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; 4 Comparative Theories of Corporate Governance; A. Economics; B. Politics; I. "Law Matters"; II. Social Democracy; III. Institutions; IV. "Varieties of Capitalism" and Institutional Complementarities; V. Coalitions; VI. Political Parties and Political Salience
  • VII. Extra-Corporate Stakeholder ProtectionsC. Toward a Political Theory of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; 5 Shareholders, Stakeholders, and Social Welfare Policy; A. The U.K. Model: State-Based Social Welfare Policy; B. The U.S. Model: Employer-Based Social Welfare Policy; C. Predominance of the U.K. Social Welfare Model; I. Australia; II. Canada; D. Shareholder Orientation, Social Welfare, and Political Equilibrium; Part III The Theory's Explanatory Domain; 6 Stability, Change, and the Future of Corporate Governance in the Common-Law World; A. Mapping the Explanatory Domain
  • B. The Evolving Shareholder BaseC. Postcrisis Austerity; D. Postcrisis Coalitions; 7 Conclusions; Index
Control code
840472906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139003964
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
471584
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840472906

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