What Is Corporate Governance? (The Mcgraw-Hill What Is) by John Colley, Wallace Stettinius, Jacqueline Doyle, George Logan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill | Number Of Pages: 96 | Publication Date: 2004-12-06 | ISBN-10: 0071444483 | PDF | 15 Mb
A comprehensive overview of one of today's most important and controversial topics
The need for sound corporate governance is the #1 item on many people's agendas today, from corporate directors and decision makers to investors looking to shield themselves from the next Enron-type disaster. But what exactly constitutes sound governance? And what should directors and managers do to ensure they can meet their governance responsibilities - whether legal, moral, or both?
What Is Corporate Governance? provides readers with concise yet comprehensive coverage of this hot-button subject. Following the reader-friendly format of McGraw- Hill's highly successful What Is . . . series, this one-stop overview of corporate governance features:
* Explanations of the laws and regulations that apply to corporate governance .
* Insights into the duties - and liabilities - of corporate directors .
* Discussion of the impact of Sarbanes-Oxley on corporate governance issues .