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Heroes, villains and ‘honourable merchants’: Narrative change in the German media discourse on corporate governance

Hartz, Ronald ; Steger, Thomas


Drawing on data from recent media discourse about corporate governance in Germany, this article primarily seeks to explore the changing nature of narratives in the mass media about both organizations and their managers. Based on Greimas’ narrative approach and his adaptation of Propp’s morphology of the folktale, the article reconstructs two different narratives of corporate governance and the ...


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