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Earnings management and corporate governance: the role of the board and the audit committee

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  • Xie, Biao
  • Davidson, Wallace III
  • DaDalt, Peter J.

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  • Xie, Biao & Davidson, Wallace III & DaDalt, Peter J., 2003. "Earnings management and corporate governance: the role of the board and the audit committee," Journal of Corporate Finance, Elsevier, vol. 9(3), pages 295-316, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:corfin:v:9:y:2003:i:3:p:295-316
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