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Die Auswirkungen der Unternehmenstransparenz auf den Erfolg börsenorientierter Kapitalgesellschaften in Deutschland - Eine Darstellung des aktuellen Forschungsstandes

  • Schmidt, Marko
  • Grigoleit, Jens
  • Nippa, Michael
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    Die Erhöhung der Informationstransparenz seitens der Unternehmensleitung gegenüber den Anteilseignern ist eine wesentliche Forderung der Corporate Governance. Deshalb kommt ihr auch bei der Gesetzgebung und der Festlegung von Best Practice-Regeln sowie hinsichtlich der Unternehmensbewertung eine besondere Bedeutung zu. Allerdings wird diesbezüglich auch argumentiert, dass es nicht im Interesse des Unternehmens sein könne, wettbewerbsrelevante Informationen offen zu legen, da diese damit auch Wettbewerbern, Kunden und Lieferanten zur Verfügung stehen, die dies zu Lasten des zur Informationstransparenz gezwungenen Unternehmens für ihre Interessen ausnutzen könnten. Der vorliegende Beitrag erfasst zunächst systematisch die theoretischen Argumente, die einen Einfluss der Unternehmenstransparenz auf den Unternehmenserfolg begründen können. Danach wird untersucht, inwieweit diese Einflüsse durch die empirische Unternehmensforschung bestätigt werden konnten. Auf diese Weise wird der Stand der relevanten Forschung dargestellt sowie darauf aufbauend Forschungslücken.

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