This clear and lively guide to the role and responsibilities of directors is aimed not only at those on the board, but also at managers and stakeholders in every kind of organisation. Including case studies that illustrate poor standards of corporate governance in companies, the A-Z entries cover such concepts and terms as: agency theory, audit committee, corporate veil, deep pocket syndrome, disclosure, ethics, games directors play, helicopter vision, Keiretsu, log rolling, mentor, non-executive director, poison pill, ...

Directors: An A-Z Guide 2009, Economist Books

ISBN-13: 9781846681677

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