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Risk, ethics and whistleblowing in business

Corporate governance standards have increased significantly in recent years, especially against the backdrop of the lack of accountability in institutions during the global financial crisis. This volume aims to provide a comprehensive insight into what it is like to be

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US hedge fund galvanizes Korean shareholders to pressure Samsung, South Korea’s richest family

Thousands of South Korean investors are backing an American hedge fund’s bid to thwart a business combination between Samsung companies that they argue will only enrich the country’s wealthiest family. At stake: Billions of dollars for the Lee family that

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The Corporate Prof. Television berths here soon. Watch out!

The Corporate Prof. website is about to undertake a minor, but noteworthy extension of its offerings. With effect from July 1, 2015 videos would feature prominently as a mode of delivering the values the website has been known for over

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Does hearing about a company’s charitable donations raise your opinion of their products?

According to a new study in the Journal of #consumer Research, corporate social responsibility leads consumers to believe products are better quality. “Corporate social responsibility can lead consumers to believe that the products of companies engaged in socially responsible activities

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