Today the third speaker in the open lecture series on the credit crisis was prof.dr. Jaap van Manen of the Faculty of Economics and Business. The professor in Auditing and Corporate Governance gave his view on the future of banks. He explained his thoughts about:
- The mission of financial institutions
- Ownership and control
- Board responsibilities
- Board structures
- Management compensation
- Risk management
The 4th open lecture on the credit crisis theme will take place on:
Thursday 6 November, 10.00-11.30am.
Speaker: Professor Robert Lensink
Title: The effects of the credit crisis on developing countries
Place: Lecture hall 0015, Zernike Building
More information on the first two lectures:
-Lecture Professor Sterken
-Lecture Professor Garretsen
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