Diversity and the Effective Corporate Board

The book discusses the various aspects of diversity of corporate boards in terms of gender, age, nationality, tenure, education, experience and personalities. It enumerates the need for such diversity in each category and related concerns. Statistics from around the world support the authors’ claims. The nine chapters in this short book have not been previously published. Explains the dimensions of board diversity and ways to use them to increase effectiveness. Supports its findings with statistics from around the world. Relevant for researchers and professionals working in corporate governance and corporate finance

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  • Author : Ram Kumar Mishra
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 124 pages
  • ISBN : 0124105327
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Diversity and the Effective Corporate Board

Diversity and the Effective Corporate Board
  • Author : Ram Kumar Mishra,Shital Jhunjhunwala
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 16 April 2013
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The book discusses the various aspects of diversity of corporate boards in terms of gender, age, nationality, tenure, education, experience and personalities. It enumerates the need for such diversity in each category and related concerns. Statistics from around the world support the authors’ claims. The nine chapters in this short book have not been previously published. Explains the dimensions of board diversity and ways to use them to increase effectiveness. Supports its findings with statistics from around the world. Relevant

Governance in the Digital Age

Governance in the Digital Age
  • Author : Brian Stafford,Dottie Schindlinger
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release : 16 April 2019
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A new edition of the #1 text in the human computer Interaction field! This book seeks to chart the technology-fueled changes taking place in the field of corporate governance and describes the impact these changes are having on boards and the enterprises they govern. It also describes what the future could look like once companies truly embrace the power of technology to change governance. Additionally, this book will provide a set of "suggested action steps" for companies and their boards focused

The Handbook of Board Governance

The Handbook of Board Governance
  • Author : Richard Leblanc
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 21 April 2020
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The revised new edition of the must-read guide for executives—provides comprehensive coverage of topics in corporate governance by leading subject-matter experts The Handbook of Board Governance is the marketing-leading text on public, nonprofit, and private board governance. Providing comprehensive, in-depth coverage, this unique text represents a collaboration of internationally-recognized academics and prominent organization directors, executives, managers, and advisors. Contributors include Ariel Fromer Babcock, Robert Eccles, Alice Korngold, Ellie Mulholland, Michael Useem, Elizabeth Valentine and John Zinkin. Practical, expert guidance

Corporate Governance and Gender Diversity. One of the key concerns

Corporate Governance and Gender Diversity. One of the key concerns
  • Author : Aldridge Menzel
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 31 March 2014
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Seminar paper from the year 2013 in the subject Business economics - General, grade: A, University of Canterbury, language: English, abstract: This report gives the brief overview of the concept of corporate governance, its evolution and its significance in the corporate sector. The report highlights various key issues and concerns that are faced by the organizations while effectively implementing and promoting Corporate Governance. Gender Diversity has been considered a key issue in the Corporate Governance and the details about how the

How Boards Work

How Boards Work
  • Author : Dambisa Moyo
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release : 04 May 2021
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A New York Times bestselling author and veteran board member offers an insider's view of corporate boards, their struggles, and why they must adapt to survive. Corporate boards are under great pressure. Scandals and malpractice at companies like Theranos, WeWork, Uber, and Wells Fargo have raised justified questions among regulators, shareholders, and the public about the quality of corporate governance. In How Boards Work, prizewinning economist and veteran board director Dambisa Moyo offers an insider's view of corporate boards as

Women on Corporate Boards of Directors

Women on Corporate Boards of Directors
  • Author : Ronald J. Burke,M.C. Mattis
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 09 March 2013
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Both the practitioner and academic communities have voiced strong opinions regarding the progress of women in reaching the executive suite and the corporate boardroom. Proponents on each side of the current debate offer evidence suggesting the accuracy of their respective positions. One view holds: "The fight is over. The battle is won. Women are now accepted as outside directors in the preponderance of corporate boardrooms" (Lear, 1994: 10). An alternative perspective, however, suggests there is much progress left. An illustration of the

Gender Diversity in the Boardroom

Gender Diversity in the Boardroom
  • Author : Cathrine Seierstad,Patricia Gabaldon,Heike Mensi-Klarbach
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 September 2017
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This edited collection provides a structured and in-depth analysis of the current use of quota strategies for resolving the pressing issue of gender inequality, and the lack of female representation on corporate boards. Filling the gap in existing literature on this topic, the two volumes of Gender Diversity in the Boardroom offers systematic overviews of current debates surrounding the optimisation of gender diversity, and the suggested pathways for progress. Focusing on sixteen European countries, the skilled contributors explore the current

Effective Directors

Effective Directors
  • Author : Charlotte Valeur,Claire Fargeot
  • Publisher : Questions to Ask QTA
  • Release : 01 September 2021
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The ebook will be Open Access and made available on publication. Being a good board member is not about knowing everything; it is about asking the right questions and challenging appropriately. Effective Directors: Questions To Ask (QTA) is a reference book for board members and executives globally to support them in their work. With chapters written by senior company board members and respected figures in corporate governance, the questions have been drawn together to offer food for thought and useful

Transforming Corporate Governance and Developing Models for Board Effectiveness

Transforming Corporate Governance and Developing Models for Board Effectiveness
  • Author : Yasser, Qaiser Rafique,Al-Mamun, Abdullah
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 25 December 2020
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Corporate governance can be considered as an environment of trust, ethics, moral values, and confidence as a synergistic effort of all the constituent parts, including stakeholders, the public, service provides, and the corporate sector. The actions of an organization and the consequences of those actions has become increasingly concerned with corporate governance. As such, it is essential to examine the latest concepts and trends that can lead to the development of effective models for corporate boards. Transforming Corporate Governance and

Women and Entrepreneurship in India

Women and Entrepreneurship in India
  • Author : Harpreet Kaur
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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The Indian Constitution is the largest written constitution that guarantees equality to women and empowers the State to take affirmative actions in favour of women. India has adopted International conventions for protection of rights of women and granting them equality and ratified the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in the year 1993. The National Policy for Women Empowerment was presented in 2001, the goal of that policy to bring about the advancement, development and empowerment of

More Women on Boards

More Women on Boards
  • Author : Lynne E. Devnew,Marlene Janzen Le Ber,Mariateresa Torchia,Ronald J. Burke
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 01 October 2018
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More Women on Boards: An International Perspective is the seventh volume in the Women and Leadership: Research, Theory, and Practice book series. The purpose of this volume is to explore the complexity of issues related to increasing the number of women on boards of directors around the world: how these issues have been understood; how they have been more and less successfully addressed in different countries and industries; and how they are similar, and yet different, as a results of

High Performance Boards

High Performance Boards
  • Author : Didier Cossin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 22 June 2020
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A comprehensive guide to transforming boards and achieving best-practice governance in any organisation. When practising good governance, the board is the vital driver of organizational success, while fostering positive social impact and economic value creation. At all levels, executives around the world are faced with complexities rising from disruptive business models, new technologies, socio-economic changes, shifting political circumstances, and an array of other sources. High Performance Boards is the comprehensive manual for attaining best-in-class governance, offering pragmatic guidance on improving

Corruption, Crime and Compliance

Corruption, Crime and Compliance
  • Author : Michael Volkov
  • Publisher : Ethics 360 Media
  • Release : 01 October 2011
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Michael Volkov's career has spanned 30 years as an attorney in Washington, D.C. - as a federal prosecutor, a Chief Counsel on the Senate and House Judiciary Committees, a trial attorney in the Antitrust Division and in private practice. This book will help anyone better understand anti-bribery compliance in the U.S. and beyond. "Michael Volkov's book is a compilation of articles on a number of subjects important to lawyers advising clients how to stay out of trouble. He is

A Primer on Corporate Governance

A Primer on Corporate Governance
  • Author : Cornelis A. De Kluyver
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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This book is a primer on corporate governance for large, publicly held companies in the United States --the system that defines the distribution of rights and responsibilities among different participants in a corporation, such as the board, managers, shareholders, and other stakeholders, and spells out the rules and procedures for making decisions on corporate affairs. As with any complex system, corporate governance functions best when all of its constituent elements work in harmony, when each performs its assigned role, with

Work and Organizational Behaviour

Work and Organizational Behaviour
  • Author : John Bratton
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 18 November 2020
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Critical and accessible, the new edition of this bestselling textbook offers valuable insight into contemporary management practices and encourages readers to reflect on the realities of the workplace. Work and Organizational Behaviour takes a unique and well-rounded approach, exploring key theories and topics through the lenses of sociology, psychology, ethics and sustainability. Firmly embedded in the latest research and the wider geopolitical environment, this new edition places OB in the context of climate change, the rise of unstable working conditions