Corporate Power and Ownership in Contemporary Capitalism: by Susanne Soederberg

By Susanne Soederberg

Despite the impact agencies wield over all elements of daily life, there was a notable absence of severe inquiry into the social structure of this energy. In analysing the advanced dating among company energy and the frequent phenomenon of proportion possession, this e-book seeks to map and outline the character of resistance and domination in modern capitalism.

Drawing on a Marxist-informed framework, this e-book reconnects the social structure of company strength and altering varieties of shareholder activism. not like different texts that take care of company governance, this examine examines a various and finished set of topics, from socially in charge making an investment to labour-led shareholder activism and its boundaries. via this formidable and important research, writer Susanne Soederberg demonstrates how the company governance doctrine represents an inherent function of neoliberal rule, successfully disembedding and depoliticising kin of domination and resistance from the broader strength and paradoxes of capitalism.

Examining company governance and shareholder activism in a few various contexts that come with the USA and the worldwide South, this crucial e-book can be of curiosity to scholars and students of overseas political economic system, diplomacy and improvement reports. it is going to even be of relevance to a much broader diversity of disciplines together with finance, economics, and company and administration studies.

Winner of the Davidson/Studies in Political economic climate Award.


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