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The Resource Dear chairman : boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism, Jeff Gramm

Dear chairman : boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism, Jeff Gramm

Label
Dear chairman : boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism
Title
Dear chairman
Title remainder
boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Gramm
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A sharp and illuminating history of one of capitalism{u2019}s longest running tensions{u2014}the conflicts of interest among public company directors, managers, and shareholders{u2014}told through entertaining case studies and original letters from some of our most legendary and controversial investors and activists
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gramm, Jeff
Dewey number
659.2/850973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2744
LC item number
.G73 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • Stockholders
  • Corporate governance
Label
Dear chairman : boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism, Jeff Gramm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Graham versus Northern Pipeline: the birth of modern shareholder activism -- Robert Young versus New York Central: The proxyteers storm the Vanderbilt line -- Warren Buffett and American Express: the great salad oil swindle -- Carl Icahn versus Phillips Petroleum: the rise and fall of the corporate raiders -- Ross Perot versus General Motors: the unmaking of the modern corporation -- Karla Scherer versus R.P. Scherer: a kingdom in a capsule -- Daniel Loeb and hedge fund activism: the shame game -- BKF Capital: the corrosion of conformity
Control code
1635879
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 291 pages
Isbn
9780062369833
Lccn
2015038177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635879
  • (OCoLC)910773040
Label
Dear chairman : boardroom battles and the rise of shareholder activism, Jeff Gramm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Graham versus Northern Pipeline: the birth of modern shareholder activism -- Robert Young versus New York Central: The proxyteers storm the Vanderbilt line -- Warren Buffett and American Express: the great salad oil swindle -- Carl Icahn versus Phillips Petroleum: the rise and fall of the corporate raiders -- Ross Perot versus General Motors: the unmaking of the modern corporation -- Karla Scherer versus R.P. Scherer: a kingdom in a capsule -- Daniel Loeb and hedge fund activism: the shame game -- BKF Capital: the corrosion of conformity
Control code
1635879
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 291 pages
Isbn
9780062369833
Lccn
2015038177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635879
  • (OCoLC)910773040

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