Virtus InterPress

2007 Issue 4

Contents
THE SOCIETAS EUROPAEA – A STEP TOWARDS CONVERGENCE OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE SYSTEMS?
Udo C Braendle, Juergen Noll
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p1
FALL OF “ORGAN BANK” RELATIONSHIP OVER BANK FAILURE AND CONSOLIDATION WAVE: EXPERIENCE IN PRE-WAR JAPAN
Tetsuji Okazaki, Michiru Sawada, Ke Wang
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p2
TOWARD AN EMPIRICAL INSTITUTIONAL GOVERNANCE THEORY: ANALYSES OF THE DECISIONS BY THE 50 US STATE GOVERNMENTS TO ADOPT GENERALLY ACCEPTED ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES
Vivian L. Carpenter, Rita H. Cheng, Ehsan H. Feroz
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p3
THE IMPACT PF LARGE SHAREHOLDERS ON FIRM RISK-TAKING: EVIDENCE FROM A SMALL MARKET
Michael Graham
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p4
STOCK INCENTIVE PLANS IN EUROPE: EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE AND DESIGN IMPLICATIONS
Alessandro Zattoni
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p5
THE LEGITIMACY OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Rebecca Stratling
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p6
THE NON-LINEAR RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MANAGERIAL OWNERSHIP AND FIRM PERFORMANCE
Damiano Bonardo, Stefano Paleari, Silvio Vismara
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p7
THE LONG-RUN PERFORMANCE OF CROSS-BORDER MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS: EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT THE INTERNALIZATION THEORY
Claude Francoeur
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p8
MOTIVES FOR PARTIAL ACQUISITION: EVIDENCE FROM THE EFFECTS OF CEO CHANGE ON THE PERFORMANCE OF PARTIALLY ACQUIRED U.S. TARGET FIRMS
Khalil Torabzadeh, Sema Dube
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p9
CORPORATE MERGERS AND THE IMPACT IF PRE-MERGER VARIANCE, LEVERAGE AND MATURITY OF BONDS ON WEALTH TRANSFERS
R. S. Rathinasamy, Ronald E. Shrieves, C. R. Krishnaswamy
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p10
THE EFFECT OF TAKEOVER DEFENSES ON LONG TERM AND SHORT TERM ANALYSTS’ EARNINGS FORECASTS: THE CASE OF POISON PILLS
Thomas A. Turk, Jeremy Goh, Candace E. Ybarra
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p11
CORPORATE CONTROL, FAMILY FIRMS AND DIVIDEND DECISIONS IN CANADA
Yoser Gadhoum, Michel Y. Bergeron, Jean-Pierre Gueyié
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p12
DIRECTORS’ AND OFFICERS’ INSURANCE IN CANADA
M. Martin Boyer
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p13
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN BRAZIL: A STUDY ON 647 OPEN CORPORATIONS
Douglas C. Monaco
DOI:10.22495/cocv4i4p14
Corporate Governance Experts Global Repository
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Ryoushin Conscience Совесть
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