3. Corporate Governance Systems

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. Ronald Anderson
  1. Christian Andres1,
  2. Andre Betzer2,
  3. Marc Goergen3 and
  4. Daniel Metzger4

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258439.ch3

Corporate Governance: A Synthesis of Theory, Research, and Practice

Corporate Governance: A Synthesis of Theory, Research, and Practice

How to Cite

Andres, C., Betzer, A., Goergen, M. and Metzger, D. (2010) Corporate Governance Systems, in Corporate Governance: A Synthesis of Theory, Research, and Practice (eds H. K. Baker and R. Anderson), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258439.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Mannheim

  2. 2

    Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Mannheim

  3. 3

    Professor of Finance, Cardiff Business School and European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

  4. 4

    Financial Markets Group, London School of Economics

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499139

Online ISBN: 9781118258439

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Keywords:

  • varieties of capitalism;
  • mainstream finance;
  • debt market;
  • corporate governance system;
  • political determinant

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Taxonomies of Corporate Governance Systems

  • Empirical Evidence on Corporate Governance Systems

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Authors