TENDENCIES IN THE WORLD’S CORPORATE GOVERNANCE SYSTEMS

Agata Adamska

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12775/EiP.2011.004

Abstract


The  article  deals  with  issues  of  diversity  of  corporate  governance  systems  in  various  countries  and  changes  taking  place  in  these  systems.  Examples  of  classifications  of  corporate governance systems are mentioned, and the main areas in which differences  between these systems occur are presented. An analysis of factors influencing the direction  and  extent  of  changes  in  corporate governance  systems  has  made  it  possible  to  outline  a  broader  background    for  discussion  on  the  possibility  of  convergence  of  corporate  governance systems on a global scale.


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