A collection of empirical papers on corporate (firm) performance (UPDATED July 20, 2021)

The editorial team of the Virtus Interpress has updated the list of empirical papers published in Corporate Ownership and Control journal during last few years devoted to the questions of corporate (firm) performance.

We hope that the aforementioned collection of papers will be useful for those scholars pursuing research in the field of corporate governance (specifically corporate/firm performance issues):

  1. Cecchi, M. (2021). To be better to be equal: In search of gender-based performance effects in financial statements of Italian unlisted company boards. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(4), 90–101. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i4art7
  2. Fayyaz, U.-E-R., Jalal, R. N.-U.-D., Antonucci, G., & Venditti, M. (2021). Does CEO power influence corporate risk and performance? Evidence from Greece and Hungary. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(4), 77–89. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i4art6
  3. EmadEldeen, R., Elbayoumi, A. F., Basuony, M. A. K., & Mohamed, E. K. A. (2021). The effect of the board diversity on firm performance: An empirical study on the UK [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 337–347. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3siart8
  4. Harangi-Rákos, M., & Fenyves, V. (2021). Financial performance and market growth of the companies in Hungary and Romania: A study of the food retail companies [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 325–336. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3siart7
  5. El Beshlawy, H., & Ardroumli, S. (2021). Ownership control intensity, corporate financial performance and revenue growth since the global financial crisis [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 275–295. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3siart4
  6. Gupta, N., Agarwal, T., & Jagwani, B. (2021). Exploring non-linear relationship between foreign ownership and firm performance [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 257–274. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3siart3
  7. El Ammari, A. (2021). Ownership structure, dividend policy, and financial performance: A causality analysis. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 161-174. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3art13
  8. Arora, K., & Siddiqui, A. A. (2021). Export guarantees and firm performance in the context of corporate governance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 136-148. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3art11
  9. Zouari-Hadiji, R., & Zouari, G. (2021). A mediation analysis: Board of directors’ composition, R&D investment, and international firm performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 104-119. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3art9
  10. Di Biase, P., & Onorato, G. (2021). Board characteristics and financial performance in the insurance industry: An international empirical survey. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(3), 8-18. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i3art1
  11. Ferdous, L. T., Withanalage, N. P., & Zaman, A. A. Q. (2021). Review of short-run performance of initial public offerings in Australia. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(2), 188-200. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i2art16
  12. Siddiqui, A. A., & Singh, P. (2021). Institutional environment, competencies and firm export performance: A study of the emerging country. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(2), 169-179. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i2art14
  13. Al-Saidi, M. (2021). Boards of directors and firm performance: A study of non-financial listed firms on the Kuwait Stock Exchange. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(2), 40-47. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i2art3
  14. Chandrakumara, A., Wickramasuriya, R., & McCarthy, G. (2020). Collective personality of top listed firms in Australia and its impact on financial and market performance [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 438-449. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1siart16
  15. Soni, T. K., & Singh, A. (2020). Directors’ remuneration, corporate governance and firm performance linkages: Evidence from the emerging country [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 382-392. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1siart12
  16. Bruno, E., & Iacoviello, G. (2020). Corporate governance and performance: A study of the reform of cooperative credit system in Italy [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 370-381. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1siart11
  17. Goel, K., & Oswal, S. (2020). EVA-based financial performance measurement: An evidential study of selected emerging country companies. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 179-195. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1art14
  18. Chebri, M., & Bahoussa, A. (2020). Impact of gender and nationality diversity on financial performance: A study of listed banks in Morocco. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 56-68. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1art5
  19. Vagnoni, E., Oppi, C., & Cavicchi, C. (2020). Ownership structure and financial performance: A study of the Italian retail pharmacies. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 22-33. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1art2
  20. Hussein, A. (2020). The influence of capital structure on company performance: Evidence from Egypt. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18(1), 8-21. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv18i1art1
  21. Hundal, S., & Eskola, A. (2020). Board of directors, capital structure, investment decisions and firm-performance: An empirical study of Nordic firms [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 377-390. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4siart14
  22. Sicoli, G., Bronzetti, G., Ippolito, D., & Leonetti, G. (2020). Gender diversity and governance: Analysis of Italian listed companies [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 329-338. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4siart10
  23. Lutz, S., Hegazy, K., Mohamed, E. K. A., & Basuony, M. A. K. (2020). International ownership and firm performance in Arab economies [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 308-318. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4siart8
  24. Jaber, Y. (2020). Gender diversity and financial performance of the stock exchange listed companies [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 257-267. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4siart4
  25. Ravaonorohanta, N. (2020). Gender-diverse boards get better performance on mergers and acquisitions [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 222-233. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4siart1
  26. Baker, H. K., Satt, H., Atmounia, F., & El Fadel, B. (2020). How deferred revenue changes impact future financial performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 72-85. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4art6
  27. Hewa Dulige, J., Ali, M. J., Mather, P., & Young, S. (2020). Independent directors: Exploring the heterogeneous nature of multiple directorships. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(4), 18-34. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i4art2
  28. Solaimani, R., Rashed, F., Mohammed, S., & ElKelish, W. W. (2020). The impact of artificial intelligence on corporate control. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(3), 171-178. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i3art13
  29. Ferri, S., Tron, A., Fiume, R., & Della Corte, G. (2020). The relation between cash flows and economic performance in the digital age: An empirical analysis. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(3), 84-91. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i3art6
  30. Haddad, A., El Ammari, A., & Bouri, A. (2020). Impacts of ownership structure on the financial performance of conventional and Islamic banks in the agency theory context. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(3), 46-70. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i3art4
  31. Braendle, U., Stiglbauer, M., Ababneh, K., & Dedousis, E. (2020). The impact of board diversity on firm performance – The case of Germany. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(2), 183-193. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i2art15
  32. Mantovani, G. M., & Moscato, G. (2020). Shareholder composition, corporate governance and their monitoring effects on firm performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(2), 165-182. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i2art14
  33. Karamoy, H., & Tulung, J. E. (2020). The effect of financial performance and corporate governance to stock price in non-bank financial industry. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(2), 97-103. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i2art9
  34. Campa, D., Torchia, M., Marceselli, C. R. C., & Sargenti, P. (2020). Founder succession and firm performance in the luxury industry. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(2), 88-96. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i2art8
  35. Nigri, G., Del Baldo, M., & Agulini, A. (2020). Integrated sustainable performance management systems: A case study on Italian benefit corporations. Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(2), 65-76. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i2art6
  36. Onyina, P. A., & Gyanor, D. K. (2019). Do corporate governance practices affect the performance of firms listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange? Corporate Ownership & Control, 17(1), 107-115. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv17i1art10
  37. Wang, P., Barrese, J., & Pooser, D. (2019). Performance in financial services: Does institutional ownership matter? Corporate Ownership & Control, 16(2), 108-120. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv16i2art11
  38. Shaban, O. S., Al-Hawatma, Z., & Abdallah, A. A. (2019). Mergers and acquisitions in Jordan: Its motives and influence on company financial performance and stock market price. Corporate Ownership & Control, 16(2), 67-72. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv16i2art7
  39. La Rosa, F., Bernini, F., & Mariani, G. (2018). Diversified, integrated and cross-border acquisitions and firm performance: A comparison of family and non-family Italian listed firms. Corporate Ownership & Control, 16(1), 72-86. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv16i1art8
  40. Oliveira, M., & Carvalhal, A. (2018). Do football clubs with good governance have higher performances? Evidence from Brazil. Corporate Ownership & Control, 16(1), 7-12. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv16i1art1
  41. Khan, B., Nijhof, A., Diepeveen, R. A., & Melis, D. A. M. (2018). Does good corporate governance lead to better firm performance? Strategic lessons from a structured literature review. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(4), 73-85. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i4art7
  42. Rukundo, J. B. (2017). Firm performance and innovation in the developing countries: Evidence from firm-level survey. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1-1), 235-245. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i1c1p7
  43. Cambrea, D. R., Lussana, G., Quarato, F., & Varacca Capello, P. (2017). Top management team diversity and firm performance: Empirical evidence from the fashion and luxury industry. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1-2), 325-340. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i1c2p2
  44. Scafarto, V., Ricci, F., Della Corte, G., & De Luca, P. (2017). Board structure, ownership concentration and corporate performance: Italian evidence. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1-2), 347-359. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i1c2p4
  45. Owusu, A., Holmes, M., & Agyemang, J. (2017). The performance consequences of board structure changes: Evidence from Ghana. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1-2), 421-434.https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i1c2p11
  46. Tuccillo, D., Ferrone, C., & Agliata, F. (2018). Evaluation of the integration between corporate and financial performance: The social impact bond financial instrument. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(3), 138-144. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv15i3art12
  47. Ntoung, A. T. L., Vila Biglieri, J. E., Outman, B. C., Masárová, E., Babounia, A., & Kome, C. M. (2017). Family firms and performance empirical analysis from Spain. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(4-2), 380-395. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i4c2art4
  48. Hassouna, D., Ouda, H., & Hussainey, K. (2017). Transparency and disclosure as an internal corporate governance mechanism and corporate performance: Egypt’s case. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(4-1), 182-195. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i4c1art1
  49. Hundal, S. (2017). Multiple directorships of corporate boards and firm performance in India. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(4), 150-164. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i4art13
  50. Kyriazopoulos, G. (2017). Corporate governance and firm performance in periods of financial distress. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(3-1), 209-222. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i3c1art7
  51. Abdullah, S. N. (2016). Corporate governance mechanisms and the performance of Malaysian listed firms. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(1-2), 384-398. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i1c2p10
  52. Haryono, U., Iskandar, R., Paminto, A., & Ulfah, Y. (2016). Sustainability performance: It’s impact on risk and value of the firm. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(1-1), 278-286. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i1c1p11
  53. Ganguli, S. K. (2016). Persistent high liquidity, ownership structure and firm performance: Indian evidence. Corporate Ownership & Control, 14(1), 38-47. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv14i1p4
  54. Zemzem, A., & Ftouhi, K. (2016). External corporate governance, tax planning, and firm performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 13(3-3), 523-532. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv13i3c3p11
  55. Iacoviello, G., Mazzei, M., & Riccardi, G. (2015). The gender composition of the board and firm performance. The role of regulatory measures. Corporate Ownership & Control, 13(1-11), 1385-1395. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv13i10
  56. Portal, M. T., & Basso, L. F. C. (2015). The effect of family control and management on performance, capital structure, cash holding, and cash dividends. Corporate Ownership & Control, 13(1-10), 1134-1149. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv13i1c10p2
  57. Mateus, C., Hall, T., & Mateus, I. B. (2015). Are listed firms better governed? Empirical evidence on board structure and financial performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 13(1-7), 736-755. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv13i1c7p2
  58. Ndayisaba, G., & Ahmed, A. D. (2015). CEO remuneration, board composition and firm performance: empirical evidence from Australian listed companies. Corporate Ownership & Control, 13(1-5), 534-552. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv13i1c5p2
  59. Bruno, P., & Carvalhal, A. (2015). Firm valuation, performance and origin of controlling shareholder in Brazil. Corporate Ownership & Control, 12(4-5), 535-540. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv12i4c5p3
  60. Nulla, Y. M. (2015). Pay for performance: An empirical review. Corporate Ownership & Control, 12(4), 69-79. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv12i4p5
  61. Farooq, S., Ahmed, S., & Saleem, K. (2015). Overinvestment, growth opportunities and firm performance: Evidence from Singapore stock market. Corporate Ownership & Control, 12(3-4), 454-467. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv12i3c4p6
  62. Basuony, M. A. K., Elseidi, R. I., & Mohamed, E. K. A. (2014). The impact of corporate social responsibility on firm performance: Evidence form a MENA country. Corporate Ownership & Control, 12(1-9), 761-774. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv12i1c9p1
  63. Wang, Y., & Chen, C. W. (2014). Board structure, D&O insurance and the variability of firm performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 12(1-2), 259-270. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv12i1c2p4
  64. Cheng, M. A., & Leung, N. W. (2014). Ownership structure, ongoing related party transactions and corporate performance: Evidence from Chinese listed firms. Corporate Ownership & Control, 11(2-5), 446-464. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv11i2c5p2
  65. Farooq, O., & Satt, H. (2014). Does analyst following improve firm performance? Evidence from the MENA region. Corporate Ownership & Control, 11(2-1), 157-166. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv11i2c1p1
  66. Mohamed, E. K. A., Basuony, M. A., & Badawi, A. A. (2013). The impact of corporate governance on firm performance in Egyptian listed companies. Corporate Ownership & Control, 11(1-7), 691-705. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv11i1c7art6
  67. Kanagaretnam, K., Lobo, G. J., & Whalen, D. J. (2013). Relationship between board independence and firm performance post Sarbanes Oxley. Corporate Ownership & Control, 11(1), 65-80. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv11i1art6
  68. Di Carlo, E., & Ranalli, F. (2013). Corporate performance and boards’ dilemma of listed subsidiaries. Corporate Ownership & Control, 10(4), 130-147. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv10i4art10
  69. Emmanuel, T., Carvalhal, A., & Avila, M. (2012). Does social responsibility matter for firm performance? Evidence from Brazil. Corporate Ownership & Control, 9(3), 132-141. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv9i3art11
  70. Jiang, H., & Habib, A. (2012). Ownership concentration, free cash flow agency problem and future firm performance: New Zealand evidence. Corporate Ownership & Control, 9(3), 96-110. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv9i3art8
  71. Hu, D., & Zheng, H. (2012). Corporate governance and performance: Evidence from Chinese private listed companies based on cash flow rights and control rights. Corporate Ownership & Control, 9(2), 85-93. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv9i2art7
  72. You, C. F., Hsu, A. C., & Shih, T. L. (2011). Dividend payouts and companies performance in Taiwan. Corporate Ownership & Control, 9(1-6), 609-621. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv9i1c6art4
  73. Capizzi, V., Giovannini, R., & Pesic, V. (2011). Does corporate governance really matter for firms performance? Evidence from Italian IPOs market. Corporate Ownership & Control, 9(1-6), 569-586. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv9i1c6art1
  74. Berthelot, S., Di Vito, J., & Gagné, V. (2011). Evaluating the performance of board members: A portrait of Canadian firms. Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(3), 86-93. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i3p7
  75. Cotter, R., Dason, J., Niu, J., & Klein, P. (2011). Corporate governance and stock performance: Evidence from Canadian firms over the period 2005-2009. Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(3), 56-68. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i3p5
  76. Brogi, M. (2011). Board, governance and firm performance: Are financial intermediaries different? [Special issue]. Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(2), 60-68. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i2sip6
  77. Tutino, M. (2011). Which metrics are relevant in European listed companies? Evidence from nineties. Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(2-5), 566-588. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i2c5p6
  78. Darmadi, S. (2011). Board diversity and firm performance: The Indonesian evidence. Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(2-4), 450-466. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i2c4p4
  79. Ali Ahmed, H. J., & Wadud, I. K. M. M. (2011). Market based performance: Do ownership structures, or firm policy choice matter? Corporate Ownership & Control, 8(2), 89-95. https://doi.org/10.22495/cocv8i2p8