Reading Room

Title of Publication Media appearance and page (s) Date
“Corporate Governance: Selection of Directors” Sunday Gleaner, pg. 5C

“Separating the Job of Chairman and Chief Executive Director” Sunday Gleaner, pg. 4C and 5c 15/07/2001
“Jamaica’s Competitiveness and Globalisation” Financial Gleaner, pg. 4 and 21  

“Global Governance and the Need for Local Reform” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 4 and 29 25/10/2002

“IMF Gives Jamaica Failing Grade”.

Featured article – The Sunday Gleaner, pgs. G2 and G3

“Banking and Investment Challenges: Time to Re-invent Strategy”. Featured article –The Sunday Gleaner, p. G6. 08/09/2002
“The Changing Nature of the Jamaican Corporate Boardroom” Financial Gleaner, pg. 5 01/11/2002
“Strategic Governance and the Newly-listed Company” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 5 and 28 22/11/2002
“Greater Boardroom Independence and Accountability” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 4 and 29 29/11/2002
“Towards a Framework Inclusive of Governance” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 6 and 27 06/12/2002
“Shareholders Rights Threatened by Boardroom Cowboys” Financial Gleaner, pg. 12

“Beyond The Meltdown: Why Corporate Governance Now” Financial Gleaner,

“The Contest for Corporate Control of Kingston Wharves” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 5 and 2

“Does Good Corporate Governance Impact Company Bottom-line?” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 4 and 29

“Who Monitors The Board?” Financial Gleaner, pgs.5 and 28

“Corporate Disclosure Critical to Good Governance” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 5 and 20

“The Risks of Corporate Board Directorship” Financial Gleaner, pgs. 5 and 16

“Governance, Much Discussed, Little Understood” Financial Gleaner, pg. 5 12/12/2003
“Corporate Leaders Need Training Too: Governance and the Modern Corporation” The New Executive Times 08/082004
“The Company Secretary: Vanguard of Good Corporate Governance” The New Executive Times, pgs. 66-67 24/10/2004
“Directors and Executives’ Remuneration” (Part 1)Governance Forum with Vindel Kerr Financial Gleaner, pg. 5 18/02/2005
“Directors and Executives’ Remuneration” (Part 2)Governance Forum with Vindel Kerr Financial Gleaner, pg. 29

“Corporate Governance Under Siege (Part 1)”. The Governance Forum with Vindel Kerr Financial Gleaner, pg. 8 04/03/2005
“Corporate Governance Under Siege (Part 2)”. The Governance Forum with Vindel Kerr Financial Gleaner, pgs. 17 & 18 18/03/2005
“Making Corporate Governance Work Better” Suggestions for the Prime Minister The Sunday Business Gleaner, Section C7

“Why Companies Should Employ Risk Management” The Sunday Gleaner, C9…/business5.html 29/01/2006
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Junior Dowie / Staff Photographer
Author Vindel L. Kerr (left) presents a copy of his book, "Effective Corporate Governance", to Prime Minister P.J. Patterson at Jamaica House on March 29, 2005. The official launch will take place on April 4 at the Knutsford Court Hotel, during a public forum under the theme "Examining the qualities of the next Prime Minister ... Improving Corporate and Political Governance in Jamaica."