Bobirca, Ana and Miclaus, Paul-Gabriel (2007): Corporate Governance: a South-Eastern European perspective.
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The purpose of the article is to illustrate the main characteristics of the corporate governance challenge facing the countries of South-Eastern Europe (SEE) and to subsequently determine and assess the extensiveness and effectiveness of corporate governance regulation in these countries. Therefore, we start with an overview on the subject of the key problems of corporate governance in transition. We then address the issue of corporate governance measurement for SEE countries. To this end, we include a review of the methodological framework for determining both the extensiveness and the effectiveness of corporate governance legislation, as defined by the EBRD and a discussion on aspects related to corporate governance development, the quality of corporate governance codes and of the “law on the books”. We then focus on the actual analysis of legal institutions effectiveness and provide a measure of corporate governance in Romania and other SEE emerging markets. The paper concludes by emphasizing the relationship between legal change and the development of financial markets in the SEE region.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||Academy of Economic Studies, Faculty of International Business and Economics, Bucharest|
|Original Title:||Corporate Governance: a South-Eastern European perspective|
|Keywords:||corporate governance; South-Eastern Europe; transition; extensiveness; effectiveness|
|Subjects:||G - Financial Economics > G3 - Corporate Finance and Governance > G38 - Government Policy and Regulation
P - Economic Systems > P3 - Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions > P31 - Socialist Enterprises and Their Transitions
K - Law and Economics > K2 - Regulation and Business Law > K22 - Business and Securities Law
G - Financial Economics > G3 - Corporate Finance and Governance > G34 - Mergers; Acquisitions; Restructuring; Corporate Governance
|Depositing User:||Ana Bobirca|
|Date Deposited:||18. May 2007|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 16:09|
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