Books of Account
The Economics of Corporate Governance and Mergers
Klaus Gugler and B. Burcin Yurtoglu
( http://www.e-elgar.com/ )
When corporate boards fail
Should boards of directors in the modern corporation be reconstituted as vigilant monitors? Should such boards be active participants in the management of the firm? These are the questions that Oliver E. Williamson addresses in one of the chapters included in The Economics of Corporate Governance and Mergers edited by Klaus Gugler and B. Burcin Yurtoglu.