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Corporate governance and firm efficiency: evidence from China's publicly listed firms

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  • Chen Lin

    (Department of Economics and Finance, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

  • Yue Ma
  • Dongwei Su

    (Department of Finance, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China)

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The above article (DOI: 10.1002|mde.1447 ) was published online in Early View on 29 October 2008. Printing errors were subsequently identified in the article. Page 1: There should be no affiliation 'd' Page 1: Affiliation 'a' should read: 'Department of Economics and Finance, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong'. Page 14, 'Acknowledgements': The 'Acknowledgements' should read: We thank two anonymous referees, Sanford Berg, Joel Houston, Guohua Jiang, Alan Stent, Lihui Tian, Tracy Wang, and participants at the Fifth Annual China Economic Conference, the Sixth Annual International Conference on Financial Engineering, and the Journal of Banking and Finance 30 th Anniversary International Conference for their helpful comments and suggestions. The financial support from Lingnan University (DR07B2) and the RGC of Hong Kong SAR Government (No. LU3110|03H) is gratefully acknowledged. Su also wishes to acknowledge the financial support from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 70572065), the Ministry of Education of China (Grant No. 200403), the Guandong Project of Key Research Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences at Universities (Grant No. 04JDXM79001 and 07JDTDXM79005) and the Innovative Research Team Project of Jinan University (Grant No. 04SK2D03). However, we are responsible for all remaining errors of this paper.

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  • Chen Lin & Yue Ma & Dongwei Su, 2009. "Corporate governance and firm efficiency: evidence from China's publicly listed firms," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(3), pages 1-1.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:mgtdec:v:30:y:2009:i:3:p:i-i
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