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Measuring the degree of trust and its impact: the role of Management Accounting in creating and maintaining trust

Thesis
Muehl, J. K. Measuring the degree of trust and its impact: the role of Management Accounting in creating and maintaining trust. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6424
This research attempts to measure the degree of trust and its impact and to understand the role of Management Accounting in creating and maintaining trust. According to Zucker...

Seven reasons why taxing company sales instead of profits is a non-starter.

Other
Steven, G. (2016)
Seven reasons why taxing company sales instead of profits is a non-starter
No abstract available.

Financial liberalisation in Mauritius and the finance-growth nexus.

Thesis
Jouan, J. K. Financial liberalisation in Mauritius and the finance-growth nexus. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3598
The purpose of the thesis is to explore the empirical relevance of the theory of financial liberalisation in the Mauritian context. After confronting the conflicting views in ...

How to ditch corporation tax and grow government income at the same time

Other
Steven, G. (2016)
How to ditch corporation tax and grow government income at the same time
How to ditch corporation tax and grow government income at the same time

Case study 20: Making research relevant

Conference Proceeding
Steven, G. (2007)
Case study 20: Making research relevant. In Linking disciplinary research with teaching at Napier University, 97-101
No abstract available.

Compensation consultants and CEO pay

Journal Article
Kabir, R., & Minhat, M. (2014)
Compensation consultants and CEO pay. Research in International Business and Finance, 32, 172-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ribaf.2014.05.003
The study examines the practice of employing multiple compensation consultants. Examining data of a sample of UK companies over the period 2003–2006 we find that CEOs receive ...

Board characteristics and microfinance institutions’ performance: Panel data evidence from Nigeria

Journal Article
Shettima, U., & Dzolkarnaini, N. (2018)
Board characteristics and microfinance institutions’ performance: Panel data evidence from Nigeria. Journal of Accounting in Emerging Economies, 8(3), (369-386). ISSN 2042-1168
Purpose: This paper examines the effect of board characteristics on MFIs performance in Nigeria. A specific country study is warranted given the results from pooled cross-coun...

Investors' Reactions to Analysts' Forecast Revisions and Information Uncertainty: Evidence of Stock Price Drift.

Journal Article
Hou, T. C., Hung, W., & Gao, S. S. (2014)
Investors' Reactions to Analysts' Forecast Revisions and Information Uncertainty: Evidence of Stock Price Drift. Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, 29, 238-259. https://doi.org/10.1177/0148558X14530129
This study examines the relationship among analysts’ earnings forecast revisions, information uncertainty, and stock returns and provides new evidence that stock price drift o...

The usefulness of derivative disclosures for investment decision-making: Perceptions of Chinese institutional investors

Journal Article
Huang, Z., & Gao, S. (2014)
The usefulness of derivative disclosures for investment decision-making: Perceptions of Chinese institutional investors. Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 7(3), 173-192. https://doi.org/10.1108/jcefts-02-2015-0009
Purpose – The purpose of this study is to examine the usefulness of derivative disclosures from the perspective of Chinese institutional investors in relation to their investm...

Corporate risk disclosure: its determinants and its impact on the company's cost of equity capital

Thesis
Rajab, B. Corporate risk disclosure: its determinants and its impact on the company's cost of equity capital. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3744
Risk disclosure has received considerable interest and attention in recent times. The aim of this research is to examine risk information disclosure in annual reports with the...