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How to Make Boards Work

An International Overview

Editors: Kakabadse, A., Berghe, L. Van den, Van den Berghe, Lutgart (Eds.)

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How to Make Boards Work offers a unique view of the thinking and doing of governance. The outside-in perspective offers a holistic framework highlighting how global cultural, social and political diversity impact boards of directors. The inside-out perspective emphasizes how governance and boards can effectively realize sustainable value creation.

About the authors

Ouarda Dsouli, PhD Postgraduate Researcher, University of Northampton, UK Jessica Hong Yang, Henley Business School, Reading University, UK Frank Horwitz, Director of School, Cranfield School of Management, UK Andrew Kakabadse, Professor International Management Development, Cranfield School of Management, UK Nada Kakabadse, Professor in Management and Business Research, Northampton Business School, University of Northampton, UK Nadeem Khan, PhD Researcher, University of Northampton, UK Reeves Knyght, Managing Partner, Mayfair Investment Management Ltd, UK Abigail Levrau, Doctor Assistant- Member of the Management Committee, University of Gent-Vlerick Business School / GUBERNA, Belgium Filipe Morais, Post Graduate Researcher, Northampton Business School, University of Northampton, UK. Chris Pierce, CEO, Global Governance Services Ltd, UK Adrian Pryce, Senior Lecturer, Northampton Business School, University of Northampton, UK Lutgart Van den Berghe, Professor of Corporate Governance & Executive Director, University of Gent-Vlerick Business School / GUBERNA, Belgium

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Kakabadse, Andrew (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Exposing the 20th Century Corporation: Redesigning 21st Century Boards and Board Performance

    Khan, Nadeem (et al.)

    Pages 11-43

  • Corporate Income Inequality and Corporate Performance: Any Correlations?

    Morais, Filipe (et al.)

    Pages 44-74

  • How Chinese Styled Executive Remuneration Works: Evidence from Chinese Red-Chips

    Yang, Jessica Hong (et al.)

    Pages 75-94

  • The Secret to Boards in Reinventing Themselves

    Dsouli, Ouarda (et al.)

    Pages 95-136

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Hardcover $125.00
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Softcover $120.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-44633-9
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
How to Make Boards Work
Book Subtitle
An International Overview
Editors
  • A. Kakabadse
  • L. Van den Berghe
  • Lutgart Van den Berghe
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-27570-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137275707
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-27569-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44633-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 389
Topics