Princeton University Library Catalog

Leadership and governance from the inside out / Robert Gandossy, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, editors.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley, c2004.
Description:
xxii, 297 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary note:
"Leadership and Governance from the Inside Out gathers a portfolio of expertise across fields and ideologies. Among the disparate voices collected here are the candid insights of both successful and failed CEOs, the passions of pioneering shareholder activists, the tradeoffs of courageous whistleblowers, the research inferences of renowned management scholars, the recommendations of insightful accountants, the wisdom of experienced attorneys, and the dreams of trailblazing regulators."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. Fueling the crisis : corporate scandal and wrongdoing -- Ch. 1. "I see nothing, I hear nothing" : culture, corruption, and apathy / Robert Gandossy and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld -- Ch. 2. Twenty-first-century corporate governance : the growing pressure on the board toward a corporate solution / Sherron S. Watkins -- Pt. II. The role of the leader -- Ch. 3. How leaders restore confidence / Rosabeth Moss Kanter -- Ch. 4. Greed, vanity, and the grandiosity of the CEO character / Manfred F. R. Kets de Vries and Katharina Balazs -- Ch. 5. The essence of leading and governing is deciding / Michael Useem -- Ch. 6. Vigorous competition, cardinal virtues, and value creation / Robert W. Lane -- Ch. 7. Challenge up : a key to organizational integrity / Marshall Goldsmith -- Ch. 8. Enron et al. : the march of folly / Warren Bennis -- Pt. III. The role of the board -- Ch. 9. Seeing around corners / Norman R. Augustine -- Ch. 10. Whither governance : process or people? / William W. George -- Ch. 11. Enron and effective corporate governance / Charles M. Elson -- Ch. 12. "Somebody's gotta keep an eye on these geniuses" : what we must do to restore owners' capitalism / John Clifton Bogle -- Pt. IV. Toward reform -- Ch. 13. Shedding the images and getting real about business responsibility / Barbara Ley Toffler -- Ch. 14. Getting what you pay for : institutional investors take on executive pay / Nell Minow -- Ch. 15. Accounting 101 / Rick Antle -- Ch. 16. Principles and best practices of executive compensation that stand the test of time / Roberta D. Fex and Michael J. Powers -- Ch. 17. Evolution of corporate criminal liability : implications for managers / Jennifer Arlen -- Ch. 18. Corporate governance in Europe / Leonardo Sforza and Alan Judes -- Ch. 19. Developing leaders of character : lessons from West Point / Rakesh Khurana and Scott A. Snook -- Ch. 20. Speech by SEC Chairman : remarks at the 2003 Washington Economic Policy Conference / William H. Donaldson -- Ch 21. Corporate governance and the culture of seduction / Arthur Levitt -- Ch. 22. If I only knew then what I know now / Susan C. Keating.
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ISBN:
0471671851 (cloth)
LCCN:
2004007663
OCLC:
54865463
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RCP:
C - S