Corporate Boards

Book Name : Corporate Boards_x000D_
Managers of Risk, Sources of Risk

By by Robert W. Kolb, Donald Schwartz

Sub Title : Managers of Risk, Sources of Risk

Written by : by Robert W. Kolb, Donald Schwartz

Subject Category : Academic Business

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Corporate Boards: Managers of Risk, Sources of Risk deals with the highly timely topic of the Corporate Board and its relationship to risk, both in terms of its management and its creation. Utilizes a multi-disciplinary perspective which draws on the fields of economics, law, business ethics, and corporate social responsibility Features a range of topics including the role of corporate boards in overseeing increasingly complex risk management techniques and the ethical dimensions of corporate board behavior in managing risk Of interest to students, scholars, and firm stakeholders Explores how recent events have also shown that the members of Corporate Boards can be sources of risk Wiley; August 2009 ISBN 9781444315899 Read online, or download in secure PDF format Title: Corporate Boards Author: Robert W. Kolb (ed.); Donald Schwartz (ed.) Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell Subject categories Academic Business > Corporate Finance Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Large industry. Factory system. Big business > Corporations Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Industry Business > Economics > Macroeconomics Business > Management Social Sciences ISBNs 1444315897 9781405185851 9781444315899 About The Author Robert W. Kolb has taught at the University of Florida, Emory University, the University of Miami, the University of Colorado, and Loyola University Chicago, where he currently serves as Professor of Finance and holds the Frank W. Considine Chair of Applied Ethics. Kolb is the author or co‑author of more than 50 research articles and 25 finance texts on topics including financial derivatives, investments, corporate finance, and financial institutions. He recently edited the Encyclopedia of Business, Society, and Ethics (2007). Kolb also founded Kolb Publishing, Inc., which published finance and economics university texts and was acquired by Blackwell Publishing, now part of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Donald Schwartz is Professor of Finance at Loyola University Chicago where he directs the Center for Integrated Risk Management and Corporate Governance and the M.S. in Finance program. Donald holds a Ph.D. from Purdue University. Prior to coming to Loyola, Donald was a Senior Executive with Chase Manhattan Banking Corporation and two subsidiaries of Cargill Incorporated. He has worked extensively with corporations and governments to design and execute market and financial risk programs.

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Academic Business - Corporate Finance Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Large industry. Factory system. Big business - Corporations Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Industry Business - Economics - Macroeconomics Business - Management Social Sciences

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1444315897 - 9781405185851 - 9781444315899

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Robert W. Kolb has taught at the University of Florida, Emory University, the University of Miami, the University of Colorado, and Loyola University Chicago, where he currently serves as Professor of Finance and holds the Frank W. Considine Chair of Applied Ethics. Kolb is the author or co‑author of more than 50 research articles and 25 finance texts on topics including financial derivatives, investments, corporate finance, and financial institutions. He recently edited the Encyclopedia of Business, Society, and Ethics (2007). Kolb also founded Kolb Publishing, Inc., which published finance and economics university texts and was acquired by Blackwell Publishing, now part of John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Wiley-Blackwell