Entrepreneurship, governance and ethics

TitleEntrepreneurship, governance and ethics
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsCressy, R, Cumming, D, Mallin, CA, service), SL (O
Pagination1 online resource (380 p.)
PublisherSpringer,
Place PublishedDordrecht
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number940072926X (electronic bk.)
Accession Number6791743
Keywordsbusiness , BUSINESS ethics , ECONOMICS
AbstractThis book covers topics that are at the intersection of business ethics and governance as they pertain to entrepreneurship and finance. It is the first focused work that links entrepreneurship and finance to governance and business ethics, rather than explore them separately. The chapters highlight with empirical data the strong interplay between ethics in organizational efficiency and financial activity, and the role of legal settings and governance in facilitating ethical standards. They discuss novel and timely topics, particularly given the recent financial crisis and discussions on regulating ethical behaviour. This book will encourage future scholars to investigate the role of law and governance in mitigating corruption and facilitating integrity in entrepreneurship and finance.
Notes/ Robert Cressy, Douglas Cumming, Christine Mallin, editors."Previously published in the Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 95, Supplement 2, 2010."--T.p.Includes bibliographical references.*UIUC Online Collection Online Resource Accessible anywhere on campus or with UIUC NetID
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