By Susanne Soederberg

Despite the effect agencies wield over all features of lifestyle, there was a striking absence of severe inquiry into the social structure of this strength. In analysing the advanced courting among company energy and the frequent phenomenon of percentage possession, this publication seeks to map and outline the character of resistance and domination in modern capitalism.

Drawing on a Marxist-informed framework, this publication reconnects the social structure of company strength and altering types of shareholder activism. unlike different texts that take care of company governance, this examine examines a various and finished set of subject matters, from socially in charge making an investment to labour-led shareholder activism and its boundaries. via this formidable and significant examine, writer Susanne Soederberg demonstrates how the company governance doctrine represents an inherent characteristic of neoliberal rule, successfully disembedding and depoliticising relatives of domination and resistance from the broader strength and paradoxes of capitalism.

Examining company governance and shareholder activism in a few varied contexts that come with the USA and the worldwide South, this significant e-book can be of curiosity to scholars and students of overseas political economic climate, diplomacy and improvement reviews. it's going to even be of relevance to a much broader variety of disciplines together with finance, economics, and enterprise and administration studies.

Winner of the Davidson/Studies in Political financial system Award.


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