Book 2009

Long-term Orientation of Family Firms

An Investigation of R&D Investments, Downsizing Practices, and Executive Pay

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ISBN: 978-3-8349-1959-5 (Print) 978-3-8349-8412-8 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXI

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-8

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 9-41

    Family firms

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    Chapter

    Pages 42-57

    Long-term orientation of firms

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    Chapter

    Pages 58-75

    Data and method

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    Chapter

    Pages 76-93

    Performance of family firms

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    Chapter

    Pages 94-132

    Family firms and R&D spending

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    Chapter

    Pages 133-153

    Family firms and employment downsizing

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    Chapter

    Pages 154-175

    Family firms and executive pay

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    Chapter

    Pages 176-196

    Executive pay in family firms: a principal-agent model

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    Chapter

    Pages 197-207

    Summary, implications, and outlook

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 209-250