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Banks and Labor as Stakeholders

Banks and Labor as Stakeholders »

Source: Banks and Labor as Stakeholders : Impact on Economic Performance

Volume/Issue: 2008/229

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichi Ueda , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2008

ISBN: 9781451870879

Keywords: stakeholders, shareholders&;amp;#x2019; maximization, financial liberalization, employment protection, employment, shareholders,

Traditionally, the impacts of the rights of financial institutions and workers on corporate performance have been analyzed independently. Yet, theory clearly indicates that the combination of relative powers of dif...

Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations

Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations »

Source: Complex Ownership Structures and Corporate Valuations

Volume/Issue: 2007/140

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luc Laeven , and Ross Levine

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9781451867046

Keywords: Large shareholders, Blockholders, shareholder, shareholders, corporate valuations, dummy variable,

The bulk of corporate governance theory examines the agency problems that arise from two extreme ownership structures: 100 percent small shareholders or one large, controlling owner combined with small shareholders...

Corporate Governance Reforms in the EU

Corporate Governance Reforms in the EU »

Source: Corporate Governance Reforms in the EU : Do They Matter and How?

Volume/Issue: 2008/91

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Iryna Ivaschenko , and Petya Koeva Brooks

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451869521

Keywords: reforms, voting premiums, integration, voting, corporate governance reforms, shareholders, shareholder,

This paper proposes a new approach to quantifying the effects of corporate governance reforms, by focusing on the dynamics of the voting premiums, a measure of the private benefits of control in a corporation. The...

17 Depreciation, Amortization, and Depletion

17 Depreciation, Amortization, and Depletion »

Source: Tax Law Design and Drafting, Volume 2

Series: Books

Author(s): Victor Thuronyi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 June 1998

ISBN: 9781557756336

Keywords: taxation, tax treaties, tax administration, tax system, tax liability

Strictly speaking, the calculation of income demands complete revaluation of all assets and obligations at the end of every period. Practically, the question is: How...

Effects of Culture on Firm Risk-Taking

Effects of Culture on Firm Risk-Taking »

Source: Effects of Culture on Firm Risk-Taking : A Cross-Country and Cross-Industry Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2012/210

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Roxana Mihet

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475505603

Keywords: National culture, corporate risk-taking, industry opacity, risk-taking, shareholders, shareholder, shareholders ? rights, Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior: General

This paper investigates the effects of national culture on firm risk-taking, using a comprehensive dataset covering 50,000 firms in 400 industries in 51 countries. Risk-taking is found to be higher for domestic fir...

21 Fiscal Transparency

21 Fiscal Transparency »

Source: Tax Law Design and Drafting, Volume 2

Series: Books

Author(s): Victor Thuronyi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 June 1998

ISBN: 9781557756336

Keywords: taxation, tax treaties, tax administration, tax system, tax liability

Men may put on the habiliments of a partnership whenever it advantages them to be treated as partners underneath, although in fact it may be a case of “The King has...

Germany's Corporate Governance Reforms

Germany's Corporate Governance Reforms »

Source: Germany's Corporate Governance Reforms : Has the System Become Flexible Enough?

Volume/Issue: 2008/179

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jürgen Odenius

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2008

ISBN: 9781451870374

Keywords: internal control, self-dealing, external control, shareholders, shareholder, minority shareholders, corporate governance system,

This article reviews Germany's corporate governance system and the effectiveness of recent reforms. Since the early 1990s far-reaching reforms have complemented the traditional stakeholder system with important ele...

Portugal
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program:  Technical Note:  Investor Protection, Disclosure, and Financial Literacy

Portugal : Financial Sector Assessment Program: Technical Note: Investor Protection, Disclosure, and Financial Literacy »

Volume/Issue: 2007/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451832273.002

ISBN: 9781451832273

Keywords: corporate governance, shareholders, corporate governance practices, disclosure of information, listed companies

This technical note on Investor Protection, Disclosure, and Financial Literacy for Portugal explains investor protection and corporate governance. Comissão do Mercado de Valores Mobiliários (CMVM) is the regulator...

Spain
			: The Reform of Spanish Savings Banks Technical Notes

Spain : The Reform of Spanish Savings Banks Technical Notes »

Volume/Issue: 2012/141

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504286.002

ISBN: 9781475504286

Keywords: shareholders, commercial banks, corporate governance, stakeholders

This technical note assesses the reform of Spanish savings banks (SSBs). It provides a brief overview of the SSB institutional framework before the reform, and describes the main factors that led to the financial d...

Banks and Labor as Stakeholders
			: Impact on Economic Performance

Banks and Labor as Stakeholders : Impact on Economic Performance »

Volume/Issue: 2008/229

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichi Ueda , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451870879.001

ISBN: 9781451870879

Keywords: stakeholders, shareholders&;amp;#x2019; maximization, financial liberalization, employment protection, employment, shareholders,

Traditionally, the impacts of the rights of financial institutions and workers on corporate performance have been analyzed independently. Yet, theory clearly indicates that the combination of relative powers of dif...