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by Michael Useem


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Although this book is out of date now, it is still a good intro to the conflict between investors and corporate management. It does a good job of introducing concepts and has excellent footnotes and supporting data.

Le livre de Michael Useem vient à point nommé pour rappeler que les performances économiques dépendent étroitement du système de Gouvernement d'entreprise.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-318) and index.

Chapter · January 2015 with 318 Reads . DOI: 1. 002/9781118785317.

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John Rekenthaler, Publisher, Morningstar, Inc.

A behind-the-scenes look at today's kingmakers: institutional investors. Out of the public eye, a small group of ment experts who handle other people's monies-are exerting ever-greater control over corporate managers, firing CEOs and pushing through 'restructurings' that cost thousands of jobs.

His insights reveal a brave new world of business, which we ignore at our peril.

General Motors and IBM dismissed their chief executives and laid off thousands of employees. Sears cut staff, closed its catalog, and auctioned off divisions.

Michael Useem is an American academic. He is the William and Jacalyn Egan Professor of Management at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he is also the director of the Center for Leadership and Change Management. He is the author of several books. The Leader’s Checklist. The Leadership Moment. The Go Point: When It’s Time to Decide.

A behind-the-scenes look at today's kingmakers: institutional investors. Out of the public eye, a small group of professionals--investment experts who handle other people's monies--are exerting ever-greater control over corporate managers, firing CEOs and pushing through 'restructurings' that cost thousands of jobs. Michael Useem's "Investor Capitalism" portrays the quiet, veiled nature of this dance of elephants, and portrays the enormous implications of its results. --John Rekenthaler, Publisher, Morningstar, Inc.
Investor Capitalism download epub
Finance
Author: Michael Useem
ISBN: 0465050328
Category: Business & Money
Subcategory: Finance
Language: English
Publisher: Basic Books (February 5, 1999)
Pages: 342 pages