1. Shleifer and Vishny (1997), p. 737.

2. Cadbury Committee (1992).

3. Centre of European Policy Studies (CEPS; 1995), as reported in Shleifer and Vishny (1997).

4. European Corporate Governance Institute (1992).

5. Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD; 1999).

Chapter 1

1. “Is One Global Model of Corporate Governance Likely, or Even Desirable?,” Knowledge@Wharton, January 9, 2008.

2. This section is based on Kenneth Holland’s May 2005 review of the book Corporate Governance: Law, Theory and Policy.



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