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Are we doing them a dis-service? Preparing students to study overseas: a case study of Chinese students and British Culture.
There are a number of issues around this approach. Firstly there is the issue of content. What content should be taught to these students? There are a range of topics that could be covered, but these may be constrained ...
Host country institutions and firm-level R&D influences: An analysis of European Union FDI in China
The paper investigates the effects of institutions and their interaction with firms’ research & development (R&D) levels on foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in China based on a sample of 680 European Union (EU) firms ...
Executive shareholding, compensation, and analyst forecast of Chinese firms
(Taylor and Francis, 2016-08-03)
We examine the impact of executive and leadership shareholding and cash compensation on analyst forecast error and dispersion as proxies for information asymmetry. We find that firms pay higher compensation (or excess ...
Ecological civilization - China's emerging ecological civilization
(World Scientific, 2019-04-01)
Entrepreneurship and creativity education in China: Reflections from an experience-based approach to an introductory module in entrepreneurship
Building a competent and creative workforce is one of the greatest challenges of modern and future economies. However, fostering creativity and complex problem-solving capability has traditionally not been high on the ...
The prospects for environmental accounting and accountability in China
Foucault’s ideas on episteme change are used to help understand change taking place in China from the “industrial civilization” to an “ecological civilization”. If episteme change is taking place this could be reflected ...
Environmental Policy, Environmental performance and financial distress in China: Do top management team characteristics matter?
This study investigates the effect of environmental performance that is driven by good environmental policies, regulations and management on firm’s financial distress, and consequently, ascertains the extent to which top ...
Multiple Large Shareholders, Excess Leverage and Tunneling: Evidence from an Emerging Market
Manuscript Type: Empirical Research Question/Issue: Past empirical efforts in corporate governance have examined the effects of large shareholders with the excess control rights on tunneling activities. However, no study ...
Effects of Foreign Acquisitions on Financial constraints, Productivity and Investment in R&D of Target Firms in China
This paper examines whether foreign acquisitions lessen financial constraints, improve investment in research & development (R&D) and productivity of the target firms in China based on a sample of 914 cross-border mergers ...
Who gets caught for corruption when corruption is pervasive? Evidence from China's anti-bribery blacklist
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-05-14)
This article empirically investigates why in a corruption-pervasive country only a minority of the firms get caught for bribery while the majority get away with it. By matching manufacturing firms to a blacklist of bribers ...