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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.
Limited enrollment. This course will focus on corporate governance in a variety of contemporary contexts. After an introduction to the way U.S. -based public corporations are governed, the course will explore the role of institutional and activist investors in public companies, the emerging role of the lead director or non-executive chair in U.S. companies, ESG issues in corporate governance, corporate governance in M&A contexts, the demographics of corporate governance, governance at privately held companies and at private equity- owned companies as well as at not- for- profit entities. Students may take the course for two credits or chose to take it as a three credit course, which will involve writing a paper to satisfy the writing requirement. Guest speakers will be invited to present on various topics.
When Offered Fall.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: Business Organizations. Can be taken concurrently with professor approval.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Student Option)
Class Number & Section Details
- W Myron Taylor Hall 279
- Aug 26 - Dec 4, 2015
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