Business Ethics and Corporate Governance

By: K Viyyanna Rao & G Naga Raju (Authors)

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The present volume is a contribution to the Literature in the disciplines of Commerce and Management. It covers a wide spectrum of issues from Governance to Ethics. What contributes to the survival of a business is its sincerity to the people of the Society. Keeping this as the core of the discussion, the Book covers the topics including Governance Practices in India and abroad, the Role of Board of Directors, Independent Directors, Audit Committee and Auditors. The Book also contains the discussion on the Role of SEBI, Stock Exchanges and the Government of India. An analysis on the provisions incorporated in the New Companies Act, 2013 is unique. Another major part of discussion in the Book pertains to the precept and practice of ';Corporate Social Responsibility'. Presentation of Live Cases drawn from the contemporary developments is the yet another highlight of the Book. Against this background, it is expected that his present volume would arise a great amount of interest and discussion among the Faculty and Students of the Business Schools. 1. Ethics: Concept and Sources 2. Values 3. Business Ethics 4. Functional Areas of Business and Ethics 5. Corporate Governance Abroad 6. Corporate Governance in India-An Overview 7. SEBI's First Committee on Corporate Governance[Shri Kumar Mangalam Birla Committee] 8. SEBI's Second Committee on Corporate Governance[Shri NR Narayana Murthy Committee] 9. CII's Task Force on Corporate Governances[Naresh Chandra Committee] 10. Clause-49 of Listing Agreement of BSE 11. Role of Board of Directors 12. Role of Independent Directors 13. Role of Audit Committee 14. Role of Auditor under the Companies Act, 2013 15. Role of Securities and Exchange Board of India [SEBI] 16. Corporate Governance Rating Methodologies 17. Reporting Practices of Companies on Corporate Governance- Survey of Annual Reports 18. Corporate Social Responsibility - Meaning and Scopes 19. Corporate Social Responsibility in Today's Business Context 20. Towards an Ethical and Sustainable Organisation Case Study-1 The Case of ';Santhara' - Is it Salvation or Suicide? Case Study-2 Dadri Incident: It is an Outrage against Freedom of Food? Case Study-3 Rigging of Diesel Emission Tests by Volkswagen-A Breach of Trust Case Study-4 Payment of Bribes by Walmart in India Case Study-5 Coca Cola and the Water Exploitation - Is the Company Drinking the World Dry? Case Study-6 Corporate Lobbying - Is it Ethical or Unethical? Case Study-7 Clinical Trials by Pharmaceutical Companies - Are Human beings used as Guineapigs? Case Study-8 Labour Trouble at Maruti Suzuki's Car Plant in India: Who is at Fault? Case Study-9 The Deposits Issue of Sahara - Can it be termed contagious to the Indian Financial System? Case Study-10 The Gas Dispute between ONGC and Reliance - Is it a Case of Theft? Printed Pages: 584

Title: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance

Author Name: K Viyyanna Rao & G Naga Raju (Authors)

Categories: India, Business and Economics,

Publisher: New Delhi, I. K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.:

ISBN: 9789385909733

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 1203733

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