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By Christopher M. Bruner

ISBN-10: 1107013291

ISBN-13: 9781107013292

ISBN-10: 1107459435

ISBN-13: 9781107459434

the company governance structures of Australia, Canada, the uk and the USA are frequently characterised as a unmarried 'Anglo-American' procedure prioritizing shareholders' pursuits over these of alternative company stakeholders. Such generalizations, although, imprecise gigantic ameliorations around the common-law international. opposite to renowned trust, shareholders within the uk and jurisdictions following its lead are way more strong and crucial to the goals of the company than are shareholders within the usa. This e-book offers a brand new comparative idea to provide an explanation for this divergence and explores the theory's ramifications for legislation and public coverage. Bruner argues that regulatory buildings affecting different stakeholders' pursuits – particularly differing levels of social welfare safety for staff – have decisively impacted the measure of political competition to shareholder-centric regulations around the common-law international. those dynamics stay strong forces this present day, and figuring out them can be very important as post-crisis reforms proceed to take shape.

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