Law And Corporate Behaviour

Author: Christopher Hodges
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1782255826
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Law And Corporate Behaviour from the Author: Christopher Hodges. This book examines the theories and practice of how to control corporate behaviour through legal techniques. The principal theories examined are deterrence, economic rational acting, responsive regulation, and the findings of behavioural psychology. Leading examples of the various approaches are given in order to illustrate the models: private enforcement of law through litigation in the USA, public enforcement of competition law by the European Commission, and the recent reform of policies on public enforcement of regulatory law in the United Kingdom. Noting that behavioural psychology has as yet had only limited application in legal and regulatory theory, the book then analyses various European regulatory structures where behavioural techniques can be seen or could be applied. Sectors examined include financial services, civil aviation, pharmaceuticals, and workplace health & safety. Key findings are that 'enforcement' has to focus on identifying the causes of non-compliance, so as to be able to support improved performance, rather than be based on fear motivating complete compliance. Systems in which reporting is essential for safety only function with a no-blame culture. The book concludes by proposing an holistic model for maximising compliance within large organisations, combining public regulatory and criminal controls with internal corporate systems and external influences by stakeholders, held together by a unified core of ethical principles. Hence, the book proposes a new theory of ethical regulation.

Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Korea Towards Better Regulation

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 926427460X
Size: 80.56 MB
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Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Korea Towards Better Regulation from the Author: OECD. Regulatory reform has been a top priority in Korea for several successive administrations. This review identifies a number of areas where improvements could help Korea reap the full benefits of the reforms introduced so far.

Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Lithuania Focusing On The Delivery Side

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264239340
Size: 34.20 MB
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Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Lithuania Focusing On The Delivery Side from the Author: OECD. This review takes stock of the development and implementation of regulatory reform in Lithaunia at a critical juncture for Lithuania. Confronted with the challenge of supporting growth and competitiveness, Lithuania has embarked upon an ambitiuous reform programme that addresses not only the ...

Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Peru Assembling The Framework For Regulatory Quality

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264260056
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Oecd Reviews Of Regulatory Reform Regulatory Policy In Peru Assembling The Framework For Regulatory Quality from the Author: OECD. The this report assesses the policies, institutions and tools employed by the Peruvian government to design, implement and enforce high-quality regulations.

Oecd Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264238778
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Oecd Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015 from the Author: OECD. Regulations are essential to promoting economic growth, social welfare and environmental protection. But they can also be costly and ineffective. Based on a unique survey of OECD members, this Outlook is the first evidence-based analysis of the progress made by countries to improve regulation.

Social Protection After The Crisis

Author: Steve Tombs
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447313763
Size: 43.21 MB
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Social Protection After The Crisis from the Author: Steve Tombs. UK austerity policies include anti-regulatory pressures to ‘free up’ private capital to produce wealth, employment and tax revenues. This topical book by a recognised scholar on the regulation of corporate crime and social harm considers the economic, political and social consequences of the economic crisis, the nature of social protection and the dynamics of the current crisis of regulation. It is unique in documenting how economic and social welfare are inconsistent with corporate freedom, and in an empirical and theoretical analysis of regulatory reform within the context of wide-scale social change. Based on empirical research and with a focus on environmental, food, and workplace safety, it considers how we reached the current crisis of anti-regulation and how we might overcome it. The author proposes radically rethinking ‘regulation’ to address conceptual, policy and practical issues, making the book essential reading for those interested in this important topic.

The Transformation Of Enforcement

Author: Hans W Micklitz
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1849468923
Size: 65.28 MB
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The Transformation Of Enforcement from the Author: Hans W Micklitz. This insightful book considers the phenomenon of the transformation of enforcement in European economic law while adopting a distinct global perspective. The editors identify and respond to the need for reflection on transformation processes in the area of enforcement by bringing together the leading international and European scholars in a variety of disciplines to share and compare experiences and learning in different areas of law. Rooted in a wide and regulatory understanding of enforcement, this book showcases the transformation of enforcement with reference to both European economic law (especially transnational commercial law, competition law, intellectual property law, consumer law) and to the current context of significant global economic challenges. Comparative perspectives facilitate the formation of a holistic perspective on enforcement that reaches beyond distinct theoretical accounts, political agendas, regulatory systems, institutional patterns, particular remedies, industry sectors, and stakeholder perspectives. As the first comprehensive and comparative analysis of the enforcement of European economic law that reaches beyond closely confined areas of law, it constitutes a crucial contribution to the theoretical and policy questions of how to design a coherent European enforcement architecture in accordance with essential principles and objectives of the EU economic order This unique study will have broad appeal. By exploring enforcement transformations from a legal and a cross-disciplinary perspective, it will be essential reading for scholars, practitioners and policymakers from different disciplines.

Regulatory Policy In Perspective A Reader S Companion To The Oecd Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264241809
Size: 79.45 MB
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Regulatory Policy In Perspective A Reader S Companion To The Oecd Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015 from the Author: OECD. This volume collects expert papers on: the trends and challenges of regulatory policy today; regulatory impact assessment; stakeholder engagement; and ex-post evaluation. These papers provide background material for the 2015 edition of the OECD Regulatory Policy Outlook.

Improving Regulatory Governance Trends Practices And The Way Forward

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264280367
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Improving Regulatory Governance Trends Practices And The Way Forward from the Author: OECD. Jointly developed by the OECD and the Korean Development Institute, this report presents cutting-edge thinking in how to facilitate good regulatory design and implementation.