Governance and Risk: An Analytical Handbook for Investors, Managers, Directors, and Stakeholders

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Februar 2004



An Authoritative Global Framework for Understanding and Benchmarking Risks Related to a Company's Governance Policies and PracticesAs each new corporate governance debacle dominates world headlines, demands for strengthened regulatory oversight increase in both frequency and volume. Still, the fact remains that the most effective corporate oversight begins in the corner offices and boardrooms of the corporations themselves."The Standard & Poor's Handbook of Governance & Risk "addresses all aspects of this vital issue. Combining the knowledge and expertise of Standard & Poor's with incisive commentary from leading international contributors, this all-in-one book provides stakeholders and decision-makers with: An analytical framework for examining and benchmarking governance standards in individual corporations Insights into the governance impact and importance of ownership structure, shareholder rights, stakeholder relations, transparency, and an effective board to both internal and external governance Bases for evaluating and comparing governance practices across companies, countries, and cultures Capital markets require trust and integrity to function effectively, yet these two qualities more than any other are called into question with each new report of corporate malfeasance and greed. "The Standard & Poor's Handbook of Governance & Risk "provides a framework for investors and other stakeholders to help assess the extent to which they should give global corporations their trust--and their money."The corporate governance debate continues to grow in prominence, as the combination of corrupt governance practices in certain cases, and merely substandard governance in lessextreme situations, is taking its toll. This book is an analytical handbook for investors, stakeholders, and other analysts wishing to achieve a better practical understanding of key corporate governance issues in individual companies, (and) more effectively identify and manag


George S. Dallas is managing director and global practice leader of Standard & Poor's Governance Services unit. This unit provides corporate governance evaluations on companies in developed and developing markets around the world. Dallas has been actively involved with the development of Standard & Poor's corporate governance analytical criteria and their application in markets throughout the world. His work and analysis have appeared in numerous books as well as professional journals.

EAN: 9780071429542
ISBN: 0071429549
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2004
Seitenanzahl: 598 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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