The Role of Law and Ethics in the Globalized Economy

Preface International conferences are not organized overnight—especially not when high ranking personalities from politics, business and academia should be offered an adequate platform for addressing and discussing highly relevant contemporary issues. The conference on “The Role of Law and Ethics in...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Straus, Joseph (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009, 2009
Edition:1st ed. 2009
Series:MPI Studies on Intellectual Property and Competition Law
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Session I
  • Globalization and the Responsible Political Decision Making
  • The Challenge of Globalization and the Response of Politics
  • The Challenge of Globalization and the Response of Industry
  • Session II
  • The Role of Corporations in Shaping Globalization with a Human Face
  • Personalities Make the Difference
  • Corporate Responsibility – Essential!
  • Session III
  • Towards Creating the Right Kind of Globalisation –Why it does not happen, and what to do about it
  • Global Tax Competition and Tax Cooperation
  • Improving Process of Globalization: Role of WTO
  • Session IV
  • The Subprime Crisis and Financial Regulation:An International Perspective
  • Does the World Need TRIPS-like Instruments in Other Areas of Commerce and Finance?
  • The Future of Banking Regulation*
  • Session V
  • Regions Response to Globalization
  • Munich as a Knowledge Hub
  • Heterogeneous Response of Countries in Transition to the Globalization Challenge
  • Experiences and Actions of the Committee of the Regions of the European Union
  • Session VI
  • Challenges of Globalization for Science and Research
  • The Emphasis Should be on Advantages not on Challenges of Globalization
  • In Need of an Ethic and Legal Framework to Secure International Cooperation
  • Valorization of Knowledge – A Key to Success