Book notes: How boards work, by Dambisa Moyo

Moyo offers insights into the skills required to be a valued board director

How boards work, by Dambisa Moyo

Dambisa Moyo, How boards work and how they can work better in a chaotic world, Basic Books, 2021, 304 pages

When I received this book for review, I was mentally prepared to take issue with an American perspective on the governance of firms, given the author’s background in the US business environment and that it was produced by a New York publishing house.

As it turned out, however, the book covers not only the US governance model, but also the European-style, two-tiered board structure. In

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