Iii abstract this thesis examines three important topics in corporate governance: the relationship between activist hedge funds and other institutional investors, the role.
Lower corporate governance and firm performance directors that are precedents or descendents of the ceos are positively associated with strengthened managerial incentives and improved firm performance, but other types of family-related directors do not show such beneficial relation. The board of directors plays a critical role in all corporate governance issues and ultimately, the members of the board are held accountable to shareholders if top management is incompetent, it is the responsibility of the board to replace. Corporate governance refers to the ways in which providers of finance to corporations ensure that the firms are managed in a way that maximizes firm value, generating the best return to their investment (shleifer & vishny, 1997.
Abstract three essays on corporate governance aazam virani doctor of philosophy graduate department of management - finance university of toronto 2014. Adopting ifrs and governance mechanism at firm- and country- levels as a whole, this dissertation covers issues regarding governance mechanisms at the firm- and country- levels as well as new accounting standards and also the interaction between them specifically, the three essays address the following research questions: 1.
Three essays on corporate governance and corporate finance: theoretical approaches and czech empirical evidence by pavel körner (author.
Wilfrid laurier university scholars commons @ laurier theses and dissertations (comprehensive) 2010 three essays in corporate governance vishaal rabindranauth anand baulkaran.