This paper provides an account of the Emerging Markets Corporate Governance Research Network (EMCGN) and its first 10 years of activities. It describes the history of the EMCGN, its objectives, structure, and modalities.
A joint project of Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution and the Corporate Governance Group of the IFC explores the causes, nature, and methods of resolving corporate governance disputes. As part of this project, CEDR and IFC carried out a global survey of 191 directors and board members (including IFC Nominee Directors and members of the Private Sector Advisory Group) to find out about their experiences with and attitudes toward boardroom disputes.
The Fourth International Conference on Corporate Governance (CG) in Emerging Markets was organized by the IFC Global Corporate Governance Forum , the Indian School of Business (ISB), and the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR).
Only 20% of firms in Eastern Europe and Central Asia have female top managers. IFC’s Corporate Governance Program in ECA promotes the business case for good CG practices and emphasizes business benefits of gender diversity on boards.
Publish Date: 4/23/14
El informe contiene las conclusiones de la encuesta nacional sobre la realidad y las perspectivas del gobierno corporativo realizada por IFC y la Cámara Americana de Comercio de la República Dominicana.
Founded by Redzo Bekto in 2005, Bekto Precisa supplies molding tools used in European automotive, electrical, and ski industries. The company has a firmly established regional reputation, along with 450 employees, 40 percent of whom are female.
Corporate governance is about striking a balance between achieving organizational objectives and complying with applicable regulations, ethical norms, and contracts. In the short run, there appears to be some trade-off between these two sides of the scale; however, over the long run, achieving the latter actually serves the former by enhancing the company’s sustainability and control of resources, and thus shareholders’ wealth. Corporate management must ultimately realize that, one way or another, they will be “held accountable by the ‘invisible hand’ of the market and by government.”
Publish Date: 10/1/13
Part 1 of the publication presents the experiences of five leading companies in Latin America - CPFL Energia, Grupo Algar, Grupo Graña y Montero, Grupo Los Grobo and Ultrapar – in reforming and improving how their firms are governed, and the results these changes have achieved.
Publish Date: 8/23/13
В данном пособии отражены особенности создания эффективных советов директоров акционерных обществ. Это связано с тем, что именно для такой сложной формы организации бизнеса совет является наиболее востребованным инструментом управления.
Publish Date: 3/20/13
IFC Central Asia Corporate Governance Project team has developed Russian-English and English-Russian Corporate Governance Glossary to assist business experts, government officials, educators, corporate governance practitioners, translators and journalists.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
IFC Central Asia Corporate Governance Project has developed the Brief Glossary of Corporate Governance Terminology in English and Russian to assist business experts, government officials, educators, corporate governance practitioners, translators and journalists.
Publish Date: 3/19/13
En los últimos años, las buenas prácticas de gobierno corporativo han sido un tema de gran interés para varias compañías y organizaciones del mundo entero, y América Latina no ha sido la excepción.
Publish Date: 10/1/11
This handbook is a concise and practical description of essential family business governance components and suggested approaches to resolving common family business governance dilemmas.
Publish Date: 7/1/11