© 2005

Family Business

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Part of the A Family Business Publication book series (AFBP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez, John L. Ward
    Pages 1-16
  3. Randel S. Carlock, John L. Ward
    Pages 17-30
  4. Joseph H. Astrachan, Annelie K. Stider
    Pages 31-44
  5. Miguel Angel Gallo, Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez
    Pages 45-57
  6. John A. Davis, Sabine Klein
    Pages 59-72
  7. Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez, John L. Ward
    Pages 73-75
  8. Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez, John L. Ward
    Pages 77-78
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 79-90

About this book


The family business has been the most prevalent and pervasive form of business in many countries and raises particular questions concerning succession and governance and in particular the relationships between management, board members and family members. This book is a collection of articles by leading thinkers and practitioners on the family business which covers such issues as assuring a healthy family business, family strategy, governance and succession


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About the authors

DENISE KENYON-ROUVINEZ is Associate of the Family Business Consulting Group in Switzerland.

JOHN L. WARD is the Wild Group Professor of Family Business at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland, Professor and Co-Director, Kellogg School Center of Family Enterprises, Northwestern University and a Founder of the Family Business Consulting Group International. He is recognized as one of the world's leading authorities on family business.

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