Donald Nordberg

Milestones Trust

Chair of the Board

Eclipse Office Park

High Street, Staple Hill

Bristol, BH16 5EL

United Kingdom

Bournemouth University - Business School

Interdisciplinary Academic (retired)

Talbot Campus

Poole, BH12 5BB

United Kingdom

http://www.nordberg.org.uk

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Ethics of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jul 2007
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, ethics, agency theory, stakeholder theory, stewardship theory, shareholder value, strategic value, non-executive directors, corporate social responsibility

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Corporate Governance: Principles and Issues, Chapter 1

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: PRINCIPLES AND ISSUES, Chapter 1, Sage Publications, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, principles, issues, boards of directors

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Knowledge Creation: Revisiting the 'Ba' Humbug: People and 'Latent' Knowledge in Organizational Learning

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Mar 2006
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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knowledge management, explicit knowledge, tacit knowledge, latent knowledge, organizational learning, Johari Window, group learning, group dynamics

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Politics in Corporate Governance: How Power Shapes the Board's Agenda

Centre for International Business and Sustainability (CIBS) Working Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2009
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, boards, power, politics, path dependency, company law

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Return of the State? The G20, the Financial Crisis and Power in the World Economy

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Apr 2009
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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international political economy, G20, states, markets, network power, subprime, corporate governance

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Fairness in Assessing Group Projects: A Conceptual Framework for Higher Education

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Group projects, group dynamics, group assessment, higher education, post-graduate assessment, fairness, business education

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Waste Makes Haste: Sarbanes-Oxley, Competitiveness and the Subprime Crisis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 May 2008
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley, subprime, capital markets, competitiveness

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Some are More Equal: The Politics of Shareholder Activism

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2009
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
Downloads 371 (144,005)
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Corporate governance, shareholder activism, legitimacy, hedge funds, power, politics

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News and Corporate Governance: What Dow Jones and Reuters Teach Us About Stewardship

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Aug 2007
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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corporate governance, stewardship theory, stakeholder theory, mergers, takeovers, Reuters, Dow Jones, newspapers, news industry, financial information, journalism, case study

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First and Second Drafts of History: The Case of Trump, Foucault and Pre-Modern Governance

Forthcoming in Geopolitics, History, and International Relations, 9(2), pp. 107-117, doi: 10.22381/GHIR9220175
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Governance, Politics, Corporate Governance, Governmentality, Modernism

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Group Projects: More Learning? Less Fair?: A Conundrum in Assessing Post-Graduate Business Education

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Mar 2006
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
Downloads 212 (254,825)
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Group projects, group dynamics, group assessment, higher education, post-graduate assessment, fairness

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Rebalancing the Board's Agenda: A Discussion Paper

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 May 2007
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, strategy, strategic management, board dynamics, Europe

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Cadbury and a Road Not Taken: Contestation Over Board Design and Development of UK Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2017
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, boards of directors, codes of conduct, UK, institutional logics, legitimacy

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Designing Business Curricula: An Iterative, Processual Module for Higher Education

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jan 2007
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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curriculum design, higher education, business education, evaluation, assessment, teaching and learning

15.

The Strategy Oven: A Book Review

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Strategy, Textbooks

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Governance of the Governing: Accountability and Motivation at the Top of Public Organizations

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
Downloads 133 (379,175)
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Corporate governance, public sector, government, accountability, motivation

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Evaluating Boards: A Policy Agenda in Need of Perspective

The Conference Board Inc., Director Notes, July 2019
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jul 2019
Donald Nordberg and Rebecca Booth
Milestones Trust and Independent
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corporate governance, board evaluation

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Board Ethos and Institutional Work: Developing a Corporate Governance Identity through Developing the UK Code

Economics & Business Review, Volume 3 (17) Number 1, pp. 73-96, 2017
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2017
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Codes of Conduct, Corporate Governance, Institutional Work, Identity, UK

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The Ethics of Shareholder Value: Duty, Rights & Football

Business Ethics: A European Review, Forthcoming, Westminster Business School Working Paper No. 11-3
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Oct 2011
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, Boards, Ethics, Pragmatism, Shareholder value, Liverpool FC

20.

The Cadbury Code and Recurrent Crisis: A Model for Corporate Governance? (Front matter)

The Cadbury Code and Recurrent Crisis A Model for Corporate Governance?, 2020,doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-55222-0
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2020
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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corporate governance, boards, codes of conduct, board design, compliance, ethics, politics, institutionalization

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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Corporate Boards

Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, Emerald Publishing Ltd. doi: 10.1108/CG-08-2018-0275
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Dec 2018
Donald Nordberg and Rebecca Booth
Milestones Trust and Independent
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Board evaluation, board effectiveness, corporate governance, directors

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Through a ‘Theoretical Lens’: Do We See Better or Differently?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2023
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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lens, theory, philosophy, metaphor, truth, argument, social science research

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Disagreeing about the Climate

Centre for International Business and Sustainability (CIBS) Working Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2009
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Climate change, sustainability, corporate governance

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Edging Toward ‘Reasonably’ Good Corporate Governance

Forthcoming in Philosophy of Management (Springer, ISSN 1740-3812); doi: 10.1007/s40926-017-0083-9
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Feb 2018
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
Downloads 41 (739,946)
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Corporate Governance, Boards of Directors, Investors, Rationality, Reasonableness

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Art in Corporate Governance: A Deweyan Perspective on Board Experience

Manuscript accepted by Philosophy of Management (Springer, CC BY; doi: 10.1007/s40926-020-00152-y)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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boards of directors, corporate governance, aesthetics, art, Dewey

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Filling Empty Vessels: Accountability and Responsibility in Management and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 May 2023
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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accountability, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, codes of conduct, ethics, responsibility

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Boards Strategizing in Liminal Spaces: Process and Practice, Formal and Informal

European Management Journal (doi: 10.1016/j.emj.2017.03.008; available Open Access)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
Marg Concannon and Donald Nordberg
Royal Bank of Canada and Milestones Trust
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Boards of directors, liminality, corporate governance, institutionalization, strategizing

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Who’s in Charge, in Whose Interest? The Experience of Ownership and Accountability in the Charity Sector

Manuscript accepted by Management Research Review. doi: 10.1108/MRR-04-2020-0190
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Nov 2020
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Charity boards, non-profit organisations, directors, trustees, corporate governance

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Institutional Logics in Research Supervision

A later version appeared as Nordberg, D., & Rieple, A. (2012). Craft, Factory or Profession? Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, 2012, Westminster Business School Working Paper No. 11-4
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Research Supervision, Higher Education Policy, Knowledge Creation, Institutional Theory

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Governing Corporations With ‘Strangers’: Earning Membership Through Investor Stewardship

Philosophy of Management (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40926-023-00237-4
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2023
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Corporate governance, ethics, short-termism, investor stewardship, membership, Michael Walzer

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Enacting and Exploring Ideas in Fiction: The Overstory and the Portable Veblen

New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2023
Donald Nordberg
Milestones Trust
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Novel of ideas, philosophical fiction, enactment, exploration, frame analysis

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Ownership, Activism and Engagement: Institutional Investors as Active Owners

Corporate Governance: An International Review, 2016, 24(3): 364-358 (Open Access)
Posted: 31 May 2016
Terry McNulty and Donald Nordberg
University of Liverpool and Milestones Trust

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Institutional investors, ownership, activism, engagement, stewardship