Impression Management and Organizational Performance: the Portuguese case

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Borges, Maria de Fátima Ribeiro;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração da Universidade de Aveiro
  • Journal: Revista Estudos do ISCAA (issn: 1646-4850, eissn: 0873-2019)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1234/ei.v0i4.2031
  • Subject: chairman’s statement; performance; impression management; social psychology; financial reporting; audience relevancy; public visibility | carta do presidente; desempenho; impression management; psicologia social; relato financeiro; relevância da audiência; visibilidade pública

This study assesses the influence of performance in the adoption of impression management strategies. The study conducts a content analysis of a sample of 45 chairman’s statements, included in the annual reports for 2010 Portuguese companies in the non-finance sec... View more