Origins of Shareholder Advocacy

  • Jonathan G S Koppell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Shareholder Advocacy and the Development of the Corporation: The Timeless Dilemmas of an Age-old Solution

  3. The Dutch East India Company and the Shareholder as Aggrieved Party

  4. Overcoming the Agency Challenge of Early Global Trade

  5. Shareholder Rights and the Growth of Industrial Economies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. William N. Goetzmann, Sebastien Pouget
      Pages 215-229
    3. John H. Armour, Brian R. Cheffins
      Pages 253-276
    4. Stephen Davis
      Pages 277-286
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 287-292

About this book


This volume deals with issues of widespread interest including, the origins of investor rights in different markets, the political, legal and economic conditions that determine levels of shareholder participation, and the implications of variation in investor rights.


corporate governance Geld Governance information organization organizations trade

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan G S Koppell
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Public AffairsArizona State UniversityUSA

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