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A financialized account of corporate governance

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCorporate Governance and International Business
Subtitle of host publicationStrategy, Performance and Institutional Change
EditorsRoger Strange, Gregory Jackson
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)0-230-20339-6, 9780230203396
Publication statusPublished - 2008


The debate on international business behaviour is located within a “productionist” framework which is used to reveal similarities and differences in the corporate governance of multinational business. A “financialized” account of global business locates corporate behaviour in a framework which emphases the importance of capital markets and how accounting metrics reflect the interest(s) of shareholders

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