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The Geography of Finance: Corporate Governance in the Global Marketplace

Gordon L. Clark and Dariusz Wójcik

Abstract

This book tackles crucial issues regarding the emerging global market for corporate governance. The authors describe and explain the transformation of European corporate governance in the light of the imperatives driving global financial markets, using an innovative analytical framework. They chart the response of corporate managers to the interest of global portfolio managers in transparent and accountable modes of corporate governance. In doing so, the authors provide an innovative perspective on a rapidly changing environment, and a challenge to those who ignore the gathering momentum of gl ... More

Keywords: global market, transformation, European corporate governance, imperatives, global financial markets, analytical framework, corporate managers

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199213368
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213368.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Gordon L. Clark, author
Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, University of Oxford
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Dariusz Wójcik, author
Research Associate, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford
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