Ethics and Sustainability

Course Name: 

Ethics and Sustainability (MBA741)






Foundation Courses

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Evolution- management structure for corporate governance-board structure-building responsive boards - issue and challenges- effectiveness of board- board committees and audit committee- legal compliance committee and stakeholders’ relationship committee-appraisal of board performance- transparency and disclosure- internal control system and risk management-corporate governance in various countries – investor protection and institutional investors-corporate social responsibility -various corporate governance forums - CACG ,OECD , ICGN , NFCG organization perspectives- ethical principles in business – codes and innovations-concept of stakeholders’ organization- activity analysis- process-business ethics as a strategic management tool- stakeholders’ protection-sustainability reporting -stakeholder engagement-corporate sustainability management systems-legal framework- conventions and treaties on environmental- health and safety and social security issues-principle of absolute liability.


1. Taxmann , Corporate Governance , ICSI&Taxmann Publication
2. Adrian Cadbury, Corporate Governance and Chairmanship – A personal View - Publication: Oxford University Press.
3. Sanjiv Agarwal, Corporate Governance: Concept & Dimensions, Published by Snow White Publication.


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