Corporate governance and firm performance in Arab equity markets: Does ownership concentration matter?

The paper works with a sample of 304 firms from different sectors of the economy, and from a representative group of Arab countries (Egypt, Jordan, Oman and Tunisia) where related data could be gathered. We first present crucial descriptive statistics on the firms’ corporate ownership, identity, and...

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Volume: 28
Main Author: Omran, Mohammed M
Bolbol, Ali
Fatheldin, Ayten
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier Inc 2008
ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Elsevier
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd
published in: International review of law and economics Vol. 28; no. 1; pp. 32 - 45
Data of publication: 2008
ISSN: 0144-8188
1873-6394
EISSN: 1873-6394
Discipline: Economics
Law
Series: International Review of Law and Economics
Subjects:
Law
G3
F3
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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