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The changing role of institutional investors in the corporate governance process

The changing role of institutional investors in the corporate governance process

April 12, 1991, Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Published by American Bar Association in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporate governance -- United States.,
  • Stockholders -- United States -- Attitudes.,
  • Institutional investments -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAmerican Bar Association. Section of Business Law.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16311055M

    institutional investors, often foreign institutional investors, play a central role in prompting change in many corporate governance systems. We recognize that changes in corporate governance, including ownership structures and the role of institutional investors, are likely to arise as endogenous responses to environmental factors.   Corporate governance has always been an important topic. It is even more so today, as many Americans recognize the need to develop a more robust corporate governance regime in the aftermath of the deepest financial crisis since the Great Depression. Although the recent financial crisis—aptly named the “Great Recession”—has many fathers, there is ample evidence [ ].

      We first analyze the effects of changes in passive institutional ownership on corporate governance in an OLS framework with first differences: (1) Δ y i t = α t + θ j + b 2 Δ X i t + c Δ Passive institutional investor s i t + ɛ i t, where Δy it is the change in the governance variable, α t indicate year-fixed effects, θ j industry. 2) the corporate governance and institutional framework; 3) the rights and equitable treatment of shareholders and key ownership functions; 4) the corporate board of directors; and 5) mechanisms for flexibility and proportionality in corporate governance.

    6 Corporate Governance forfia Changing World this process is restricted by the institutional setting in which corporations operate. Taking this framing as the point of departure, the roundtables discussed a comprehensive set of options available to corporations, investors and policy-makers to create an institutional framework. A Literature Review of Corporate Governance pressure from institutional investors, product market competition, labour market competition, organisational structure, etc., can all be thought of as institutions that affect the process through which quasi-rents are distributed (p. .


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