Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 2 weeks.

Published: 15 September 2014

320 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198714804

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (1A)

Firm Commitment

Why the corporation is failing us and how to restore trust in it

Colin Mayer

  • Deals with issues of management, entrepreneurship, investment, and corporate finance
  • Looks at an institution - the business corporation - with which everyone is familiar and offers an appreciation of the contribution and failure of this organization
  • Written for an audience of non-specialist readers who are interested in understanding what lies behind the headlines that dominate our press
  • Addresses major global business and economic problems and provides an understanding of the central issues
  • Demonstrates how a combination of economics, law, and philosophy can be used to provide deep insights into the world we live in
  • Numerous examples and short case studies

Also of Interest