Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Business & Management - Accounting, Auditing & Taxation | Corporate Governance and Contingency Theory - A Structural Equation Modeling Approach and Accounting

Corporate Governance and Contingency Theory

A Structural Equation Modeling Approach and Accounting Risk Implications

Ghofar, Abdul, Islam, Sardar M.N.

2015, XXI, 168 p. 17 illus.

Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$99.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-3-319-10996-1

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF and EPUB

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Hardcover
Information

Hardcover version

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$129.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-3-319-10995-4

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

  • Presents new insights on corporate governance using structural equation modeling (SEM)
  • Adds a unique approach to corporate governance research methods
  • In-depth analysis of corporate governance and contingency theory

This book analyzes the determinants and effectiveness of corporate governance in an integrated model drawing on contingency theory and employing structural equation modeling (SEM). Business competition as an environmental factor and strategy as an organizational factor are important determinants of corporate governance, while organizational performance and earnings quality are two dimensions of its effectiveness. This book focuses on the relationship between corporate governance and earnings management, and shows that corporate governance is effective in improving earnings quality and reducing accounting and governance risks. The authors also question the relation between corporate governance and company performance and present results of their analysis in this book.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Business strategy - Contingency theory - Corporate governance - Earnings quality - Performance management - Structural equation modeling

Related subjects » Accounting, Auditing & Taxation - Organization - Human Resource Management

Table of contents 

Introduction.- Literature Review.- Conceptual Framework and Hypotheses Development.- Research Method.- Results.- Discussion and Implications.- Summary, Limitations and Conclusions.

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Accounting / Auditing.