This collection provides descriptive and analytical insights into changes in corporate governance settings in ten Eastern and Western European countries. It demonstrates that there exist different varieties of capitalisms and paths to transformation of economic institutions. In addition, it offers detailed discussions about national cases as well as the overall European Union effects. This book should be of interest to scholars and students of comparative national systems, corporate governance and European studies.
MICHAL FEDEROWICZ is Senior Researcher at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology at the Polish Academy of Sciences and a lecturer at the Central European University. He has published a number of papers as well as a book entitled Poland's Economic Order: Persistence and Transformation. - RUTH AGUILERA is Assistant Professor in International Management and Labour and Industrial Relations at the University of Illinois at Urbana-champaign. Her research interests lie in the intersection of comparative corporate governance and institutional analysis. -