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Beyond Shareholder Wealth Maximisation Towards a More Suitable Corporate Objective for Chinese Companies
The corporate objective, namely, in whose interests a company should be run, is the most important theoretical and practical issue confronting us today, as this core objective animates or should animate every decision a ...
Repeated Nash implementation
(Econometric Society, 2017-01-30)
We study the repeated implementation of social choice functions in environments with complete information and changing preferences. We define dynamic monotonicity, a natural but nontrivial dynamic extension of Maskin ...
Minority and majority private equity investments: firm performance and governance
(Springer Link, 2016-11-02)
This paper adds to the literature on the determinants of the effects of private equity (PE) investments. Using an original dataset of 191 target firms in Italy, we study the effects on performance and governance of the ...
An Environmental Social Marketing Intervention in Cultural Heritage Tourism: a Realist Evaluation
(Channel View Publications, 2017-03-10)
Following Pawson and Tilley's principles of realist evaluation and the context–mechanism–outcome (CMO) framework, this paper conducts a process evaluation of an environmental social marketing intervention in a heritage ...
Western accounting reforms and accountability in wealth redistribution in patronage-based Nigerian society
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the claim that Western accounting reforms, in particular the adoption of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSASs) would enhance transparency and ...
Inflation convergence in the EMU