GENDER EQUALITY ON CORPORATE BOARDS: TOWARDS A MORE INCLUSIVE AND RESPONSIBLE SOCIETY EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FROM CROATIA

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Tipurić, Darko; Lovrinčević, Marina; Lovrinčević Šelamov, Ana;
(2015)
  • Publisher: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics and Business Zagreb
  • Journal: InterEULawEast : journal for the international and european law, economics and market integrations,volume 2,issue 1 (issn: 1849-3734, eissn: 1849-4439)
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  • Subject: gender equality; boards; Croatian companies

Gender diversity issues are receiving great attention worldwide. Empirical evidence suggests that stronger women representation on boards is positively related to financial performance. Across Europe, initiatives for greater women representation on boards are undertaken... View more
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