The Geography of Finance: Corporate Governance in the Global Marketplace

Gordon L. Clark, Dariusz Wójcik

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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 global financial markets.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages272
ISBN (Electronic)9780191695858
ISBN (Print)9780199213368
Publication statusPublished - 3 Oct 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Analytical framework
  • Corporate managers
  • European corporate governance
  • Global financial markets
  • Global market
  • Imperatives
  • Transformation

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