The Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate Governance

An Empirical Study

  • Petra Nix
  • Jean Jinghan Chen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 1-9
  3. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 10-51
  4. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 52-76
  5. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 77-89
  6. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 90-169
  7. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 170-192
  8. Petra Nix, Jean Jinghan Chen
    Pages 193-205
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 206-285

About this book

Introduction

What role do independent institutional investors play in the corporate governance of listed German companies? The authors provide insight into an empirical and qualitative research study, exploring the importance of communication and the role, independence and expertise, responsibilities, influence and monitoring of institutional investors.

Keywords

communication corporate governance Governance

Authors and affiliations

  • Petra Nix
    • 1
  • Jean Jinghan Chen
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Northwestern SwitzerlandSwitzerland
  2. 2.Surrey Business SchoolUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137327031
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-46012-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32703-1
  • About this book