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The Theory of the Firm and Corporate Governance.

Crossan, Kenny (2010) The Theory of the Firm and Corporate Governance. Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN 978-3838347745

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In order to test the theory of the firm and alternative theories of firm behaviour, primary data was collected from 310 managers of UK-based firms. This primary data was then combined with secondary data collated from the FAME database and the FTSE ISS Corporate Governance Index. This data was then used to construct a number of binary probit models to test the validity of competing theories of the firm. This quantitative analysis is underpinned by an extensive review of the literature.

Item Type: Book
ISBN: 978-3838347745
Uncontrolled Keywords: Firm behaviour; Theory of the Firm; corporate governance;
University Divisions/Research Centres: The Business School > School of Management
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 600 Technology > 650 Management & public relations > 658 General management
Library of Congress Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Item ID: 4955
Depositing User: Mrs Lyn Gibson
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2012 13:24
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2012 13:24
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/4955

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