publication . Article . 2014

Determinants of Corporate Governance and Corporate Performance among Consumer Product Industry in Malaysia: A Theoretical Model

Kogilavani Apadore; Siti Subaryani Binti Zainol;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2014 Journal: International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Sciences, volume 4, issue 2 April, pages 159-165
Abstract
This study discusses on the relationship between corporate governance mechanisms and corporate performance of public listed companies in Bursa Malaysia among the consumer product industry. It investigates the corporate governance mechanisms such as ownership concentration, audit quality, board independence and CEO duality, are used to test on the relationship between both corporate governance and corporate performance. The proposed model indicates that the proportion of independent non-executive director might result in different decisions and the appropriate decisions made will improve the corporate performance. However, board size, firm size and leverage act a...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_LEGALASPECTSOFCOMPUTING
free text keywords: Corporate performance, chief executive officer duality, board independence, ownership concentration, audit quality and Malaysia
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