CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: WHAT IT IS AND WHY IT MATTERS?

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OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY Counterbalancing the very strong recent public interest in the corporate governance of private sector companies has been a vigorous interest in the governance of public sector organisations. While there are similarities between the two sectors in governance terms, there are also significant differences that shape the way government departments, authorities, corporations and even government business enterprises are organised and governed. If the public sector is looked at even more closely, there is a wide variety of forms, structures, processes and practices that can be discerned from agency to agency.

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Ethics & Code of Conduct for the Corporate Board MembersA Comparative Study of Select Public Sector and Private Sector Companies in IndiaByDr. V.V.S.K. PrasadProfessor in MBAThe Hindu CollegeMachilipatnamBACKGROUND Corporate governance is the set of processes, customs, policies, laws, and institutions affecting the way a corporation is directed, administered or controlled. Corporate governance also includes the relationships among the many stakeholders involved and the goals for which the corporation is governed. The principal stakeholders are the shareholders, management, and the board of directors. Other stakeholders include labor(employees), customers, creditors (e.g., banks, bond holders), suppliers, regulators, and the community at large.Corporate governance is a multi-faceted subject. An important theme of corporate governance is to ensure the accountability of certain individuals in an organization through mechanisms that try to reduce or eliminate the principal-agent problem. A related but separate thread of discussions focuses on the impact of a corporate governance system in economic efficiency, with a strong emphasis shareholders' welfare. There are yet other aspects to the corporate governance subject, such as the stakeholder view and the corporate governance models around the world. OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY Counterbalancing the very strong recent public interest in the corporate governance of private sector companies has been a vigoro

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