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Compliance and multidimensional firm performance: Evaluating the efficacy of rule-based code of corporate governance

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  • Tariq, Yasir Bin
  • Abbas, Zaheer

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This study seeks to evaluate the efficacy of the Pakistani Code of Corporate Governance by finding out its impact on firm's performance and efficiency. This exploration is done in the context that Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan's choice of corporate governance regulations is heavily influenced by Anglo-Saxon approach, whereas de-facto realities of Pakistani corporate environment are quite in contrast.

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  • Tariq, Yasir Bin & Abbas, Zaheer, 2013. "Compliance and multidimensional firm performance: Evaluating the efficacy of rule-based code of corporate governance," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 35(C), pages 565-575.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecmode:v:35:y:2013:i:c:p:565-575
    DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2013.08.015
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