Shareholder Activism

Corporate Governance and Reforms in Korea

  • Han-Kyun Rho

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. A Review of Theories

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Han-Kyun Rho
      Pages 3-16
  3. An Application: the Korean PSPD Case

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Han-Kyun Rho
      Pages 47-66
    3. Han-Kyun Rho
      Pages 67-85
    4. Han-Kyun Rho
      Pages 86-118
    5. Han-Kyun Rho
      Pages 119-133
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 134-163

About this book


Shareholder activism in Korea, led by a civil society organization, has been commended by Western economists. How could activism led by such an organization grow and thrive to become the success story of corporate governance reform in developing countries? This book examines this phenomenon using social movement theory to explain.


corporate governance Governance organization organizations society

Authors and affiliations

  • Han-Kyun Rho
    • 1
  1. 1.Brunel Business SchoolBrunel UniversityUK

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