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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 ...
From one to many central plans: Drug advertising inspections and intra-national protectionism in China
This paper provides the first micro-level evidence for the existence and patterns of intra-national protectionism in China. We demonstrate that drug advertising inspections are used by provincial governments to discriminate ...
Post-regulation effect on factors driving environmental disclosures amongst Chinese listed firms
Purpose: This study examines the factors that affect the level of Environmental Information Disclosures (EID) following the issuance of the “Environmental Information Disclosure Guidelines for Chinese Listed Companies”. ...