Implications of the current financial crisis for corporate governance

Implications of the current financial crisis for corporate governance
Document type
Article
Author(s)
Barker, Roger
Publisher
Institute of Directors
Date of publication
15 January 2009
Subject(s)
Trends: economic, social and technology trends affecting business
Collection
Business and management
Material type
Reports

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An article discusses the causes of the 2008 financial crisis, suggesting that it was primarily caused not by general failures in corporate governance but by macroeconomic patterns and failings of regulation in the financial sector. The latter are discussed in detail. Current issues for corporate governance in various countries are raised.

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