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  • Chasing Philby David Howard

    Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 17.27

    ‘Christ! You guys look like a couple of Feds.’ 1977, the Thunderbird Motel. J.J. Wedick and Jack Brennan - Two fresh-faced FBI agents were about to go undercover. Their target: the charismatic, globe-trotting con man Phil Kitzer, who was responsible for swindling (and spending) millions of dollars and who some called the world’s greatest. One... more...

  • Benefit Corporation Law and Governanceby Rick Alexander

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2017; US$ 34.95

    Benefit Corporation Law and Governance Pursuing Profit with Purpose Corporations today are embedded in a system of shareholder primacy. Nonfinancial concerns—like worker well-being, environmental impact, or community health—are secondary to the imperative to maximize share price. As a result, businesses can “succeed” while contributing to serious... more...

  • Benefit Corporation Law and Governanceby Frederick Alexander

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2017; US$ 44.95

    Corporations with a Conscience Corporations today are embedded in a system of shareholder primacy. Nonfinancial concerns—like worker well-being, environmental impact, and community health—are secondary to the imperative to maximize share price. Benefit corporation governance reorients corporations so that they work for the interests of all stakeholders,... more...

  • Insurance Regulation in the European Unionby Pierpaolo Marano; Michele Siri

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 141.73

    This book explores the profound transformation that has taken place in European insurance legislation since January 2016. Expert contributions discuss the changes that have taken place in the supervision of insurance and reinsurance undertakings through an economic risk-based approach. They outline the European insurance market before going on to... more...

  • European Contract Lawby Hein Kötz

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 124.99

    This edition includes many updates and revisions to the first edition, especially in light of the changes to the French Code Civil. Furthermore, the book comprises a wealth of translated extracts of legislation, cases, and academic literature. This text comprehensively covers all aspects of contract law in several European jurisdictions. more...

  • McMeel on The Construction of Contractsby Gerard McMeel

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 279.99

    The third edition of this major reference work continues to be an invaluable resource for practitioners and academics who want to understand not only the principles and doctrines involved in the construction of contracts, but also future trends in commercial contract litigation. more...

  • Theory and Practice of Export Controlby Dai Tamada; Philippe Achilleas

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 50.78

    This is the first book to focus on the theoretical and practical issues of export control. It combines the points of view of Japanese and French academics and practitioners, including personnel at several governmental institutions and private companies. Presenting the results of a collaboration between Japanese and French academics, it contributes... more...

  • Korruptionsanfälligkeit von Unternehmenby Jörg Neubauer

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 42.68

    Jörg Neubauer entwickelt ein Modell, das strukturelle Einflussfaktoren auf die Korruptionsanfälligkeit in kleinen und mittelständischen Unternehmen in Deutschland identifiziert und nach deren Stärke quantifiziert. Zudem untersucht er, ob persönliches Fehlverhalten des Individuums oder vorhandene Strukturen in Unternehmen Korruption stärker begünstigen.... more...

  • The Handbook of Business and Corruptionby Michael S. Aßländer; Sarah Hudson

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 160.00

    The Handbook of Business and Corruption provides an overview of corrupt business practices in general and, more particularly, in different industry sectors, considering such practices from an ethical perspective. more...

  • Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisationby Min Yan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The corporate objective, namely, in whose interests a company should be run, is the most important theoretical and practical issue confronting us today, as this core objective animates or should animate every decision a company makes. Despite decades of debate, however, there is no consensus regarding what the corporate objective is or ought to be,... more...