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Author Monks, Robert A. G., 1933-

Title Corpocracy : how CEOs and the business roundtable hijacked the world's greatest wealth machine--and how to get it back / Robert A.G. Monks
Published Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 252 pages)
Contents An audience with the emperor -- Economics ascendant -- The Godfather -- The business roundtable -- Inside the corpocracy -- House take -- Efficiencies "R" us -- Return of the blob -- The great and the good -- Still, I dare to dream
Summary Shareholder control over large corporations is worryingly weak and the unrestrained hunt for profits is taking a toll on the environment and society. In Corpocracy, corporate lawyer, venture capitalist, and shareholder activist Robert Monks reveals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chief executive officers -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Corporate governance.
Corporations -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007026261
ISBN 0470225807 (electronic bk.)
9780470225806 (electronic bk.)