The association between corporate governance and firm performance – a meta-analysis
Publisher© 2015 Emerald Group Publishing Limited
AuthorSiddiqui, Sayla Sowat
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CitationSayla Sowat Siddiqui , (2015) "The association between corporate governance and firm performance – a meta-analysis", International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, Vol. 23 Iss: 3, pp.218 - 237
he purpose of this paper is to investigate the relationship between corporate governance and firm performance by conducting a meta-analysis of 25 previous studies. The analysis has three specific concerns, i.e. the moderating effects of legal systems (common law or civil law), governance mechanisms (external or both external and internal governance together) and performance measures (accounting or market value).