Corporate Governance: An International Review

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Edited By: Praveen Kumar and Alessandro Zattoni

Impact Factor: 2.169

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 11/94 (Business Finance); 37/120 (Business); 55/192 (Management)

Online ISSN: 1467-8683

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CGIR Most Accessed Content 2015

Most accessed Corporate Governance: An international review articles published in 2014 & 2015:

Board of Director Diversity and Firm Financial Performance
Niclas L. Erhardt, James D. Werbel and Charles B. Shrader (2003)

Women Directors on Corporate Boards: A Review and Research Agenda
Siri Terjesen, Ruth Sealy and Val Singh (2009)

The Gender and Ethnic Diversity of US Boards and Board Committees and Firm Financial Performance
David A. Carter, Frank D'Souza, Betty J. Simkins and W. Gary Simpson (2010)

Risk and Control Developments in Corporate Governance: changing the role of the external auditor?
Claus Holm and Peter Birkholm Laursen (2007)

Why Adopt Codes of Good Governance? A Comparison of Institutional and Efficiency Perspectives
Alessandro Zattoni and Francesca Cuomo (2008)

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ICGS Doctoral Workshop

Professor Alessandro Zattoni invites application to the ICGS Doctoral Workshop, intended for promising doctoral students who are in their third or fourth year of the PhD program. During the workshop, students will have the opportunity to present and discuss their research paper, and meet and interact with peers and distinguished scholars alike. More information can be found here.

Applications should be made by April 1, 2017 to Alessandro Zattoni (

The editors of CGIR also invite submissions relating to the forthcoming special issue focused on Corporate Governance Implications of New Methods of Entrepreneurial Firm Formation. More information can be found here.

Submission of fully developed manuscripts should be submitted by 1st August 2017 via Scholar One.

CGIR Most Cited Content 2015

Most cited Corporate Governance: An international review articles published in 2014 & 2015:

Board Independence, Ownership Structure and the Valuation of IPOs in Continental Europe
Bertoni, Fabio; Meoli, Michele; Vismara, Silvio (2014)

Controlling Shareholder-Manager Collusion and Tunneling: Evidence from China
Zhang, Min; Gao, Shenghao; Guan, Xinjiao; Jiang, Fuxiu (2014)

Which Executive Characteristics Create Value in Banking? Evidence from Appointment Announcements
Nguyen, Duc Duy (Louis); Hagendorff, Jens; Eshraghi, Arman (2015)

Rewarding Poor Performance: Why Do Boards of Directors Increase New Options in Response to CEO Underwater Options?
Sun, Yuanyuan; Shin, Taekjin (2014)

National Governance Bundles and Corporate Agency Costs: A Cross-Country Analysis
Aslan, Hadiye; Kumar, Praveen (2014)

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