Approach to Corporate Governance and Supporting Shareholders’ Interests
Corporate Governance and Control, Fall 2009, pp. 18-27
149 Pages Posted: 18 Feb 2014 Last revised: 3 Sep 2014
Date Written: 2009
Shareholders interests play a relevant role in corporate governance. Notwithstanding the different legal regimes across the globe, there is a trend towards converging mechanisms protect shareholders through disclosure and other instruments. Simplification of voting process and procedures to ease the taking into account of shareholder preferences are matters still to be resolved.
Keywords: Shareholders, Disclosure, Conflict of interests, Corporate decisions, Corporate Governance
JEL Classification: G30, M14, L20, L10
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