The research "Women on Corporate Boards in Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia and Serbia" sheds light on the representation of women on corporate boards and analyzes the determinants of female board membership in these countries.
This 11th issue features an interview with Prof. Prabirjit Sarkar, who argues that there is no inherently better legal system, and emerging countries should focus on the efficiency of their legal framework and curb corruption. In accordance with this interview, we feature an article on the modern civil discovery regime of American civil procedure and an empirical study on the links between governance and value in BRIKT countries.
La guía documenta los recursos pertinentes a América Latina en general, así como a los países específicos que pertenecen a la red de IGCLA. Esperemos que la guía sirve para ayudar a aprender más sobre el estado actual de gobierno corporativo en la región y el dialogo acerca del mismo tema, además de dar información sobre temas de gobierno corporativo en países específicos.
Publish Date: 5/1/13
Мнение Частного Сектора 30: Директора многих компаний, чья деятельность однажды была омрачена крупным скандалом, не до конца понимали, либо невнимательно относились к выполнению таких своих основных обязанностей, как: обеспечение ответственности, лояльности, репутации, соблюдению законов и внутреннего надзора в своих компаниях. Чтобы эффективно выполнять эти обязанности, члены совета директоров должны использовать все доступные им средства.
Publish Date: 4/16/13
Boards will inevitably confront disputes involving corporate governance issues that they often are ill-equipped to resolve. Yet few directors see the need to learn about alternative dispute resolution approaches - until they end up with a ineffective board or costly and destructive litigation. For the enterprising corporate governance capacity-building organization, there is a market for helping directors acquire necessary skills and knowledge to manage intense deliberations and conflict.
Publish Date: 4/15/13
В данном пособии отражены особенности создания эффективных советов директоров акционерных обществ. Это связано с тем, что именно для такой сложной формы организации бизнеса совет является наиболее востребованным инструментом управления.
Publish Date: 3/20/13
IFC Central Asia Corporate Governance Project team has developed Russian-English and English-Russian Corporate Governance Glossary to assist business experts, government officials, educators, corporate governance practitioners, translators and journalists.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
IFC Central Asia Corporate Governance Project has developed the Brief Glossary of Corporate Governance Terminology in English and Russian to To assist business experts, government officials, educators, corporate governance practitioners, translators and journalists.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
The IFC Corporate Governance Project was launched in 2008 to assist joint stock companies (JSC ) in the Kyrgyz Republic to improve their corporate governance, as well as to strengthen capacity of JSC s for attracting investment. The project aimed to improve corporate governance practices in JSC s including banks.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
Private Sector Opinion 31: The financial crisis and its rippling effects on the wider corporate sector have prompted companies to rethink how they govern and manage risk. This paper discusses the board’s role in the governance of risk and the benefits of establishing a separate board-level risk-management committee - a need that applies to financial and nonfinancial institutions, as well as large and small companies.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
Ce guide destiné aux médias a pour objectif d’aider les journalistes à traiter du gouvernement d’entreprise et de sensibiliser le public sur l’impact qu’il peut avoir sur les activités de l’entreprise, ses actionnaires et plus largement ses parties prenantes.
Publish Date: 2/12/13
In our 10th issue you will once again find the latest research papers, opinions pieces, news and upcoming events. We interviewed Viral Acharya from NYU Stern School of Business and he commented about political influences on state-owned enterprises. There are articles on the determinants of corporate governance quality in emerging markets, the evolution of corporate governance in Brazil, and the new regulations on mandatory electronic voting at general meetings in Turkey.
Publish Date: 2/7/13
Private Sector Opinion 30: In many companies affected by scandal, directors do not understand or pay close attention to their core duties: care, loyalty, good faith, compliance, and oversight. Directors must use the tools at their disposal to effectively execute their responsibilities.
Publish Date: 12/28/12
The first issue of this regional newsletter focuses on the progress of corporate governance relating to IFC’s projects in China, Mongolia, Indonesia, and Vietnam. The newsletter highlights interviews with Indonesia’s Chairman of the National Committee on Governance, Mr. Mas Achmad Daniri, and with Anne Molyneux, lead consultant for IFC’s Vietnam Corporate Governance Scorecard Project.
Publish Date: 12/21/12
This is the third year that Vietnam has employed a scorecard survey to monitor CG standards and practices in Vietnamese companies. Publication of their results (based on 2011 CG data) brings the additional benefit of being able to evaluate progress in Vietnamese companies in general in their ability to establish a more investor friendly corporate culture.
Publish Date: 12/19/12
Private Sector Opinion 29: Corporate sustainability ratings are a potentially powerful but still underused tool for building a competitive, socially purposeful, and financially sound enterprise. Allen White discusses the purpose, methodologies, strengths and limitations, and future architecture of sustainability ratings.
Publish Date: 11/27/12
Media guide aims at helping business journalists report on corporate governance and raise public awareness of the impact it has on businesses, shareholders, and the broader community of stakeholders.
Publish Date: 10/26/12
In addition to our usual references to new research papers, reports, and events, we would like to draw your attention to the forthcoming international conference organized by our network.
Publish Date: 10/17/12
Private Sector Opinion 28: Barney Jordaan argues that the best cure for conflicts in family businesses is prevention - through establishing basic family governance structures and, failing that, dispute resolution processes.
Publish Date: 9/26/12