Agency theory: Incomplete contracting and ownership structure

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Abstract

As part of the Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance, this book provides a comprehensive view of the shareholder–manager relationship and examines the current state of governance mechanisms in mitigating the principal–agent conflict. This book also offers informed suggestions and predictions about the future direction of corporate governance.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationCorporate governance
Subtitle of host publicationA synthesis of theory, research, and practice
EditorsH Kent Baker, Ronald Anderson
Place of PublicationHoboken
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Inc.
Pages157-175
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9780470499139
Publication statusPublished - 22 Oct 2010

Publication series

NameRobert W. Kolb Series in Finance
PublisherWiley

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Future directions
Corporate governance
Incomplete contracting
Managers
Shareholders
Prediction
Finance
Governance mechanisms
Agency theory
Ownership structure

Keywords

  • corporate governance
  • managerial fraud
  • managerial negligence
  • managerial misconduct
  • shareholder wealth

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Clacher, I., Hillier, D. J., & Mccolgan, P. (2010). Agency theory: Incomplete contracting and ownership structure. In H. K. Baker, & R. Anderson (Eds.), Corporate governance: A synthesis of theory, research, and practice (pp. 157-175). (Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance). Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons Inc..
Clacher, Iain ; Hillier, D.J. ; Mccolgan, Patrick. / Agency theory : Incomplete contracting and ownership structure. Corporate governance: A synthesis of theory, research, and practice . editor / H Kent Baker ; Ronald Anderson. Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2010. pp. 157-175 (Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance).
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Clacher, I, Hillier, DJ & Mccolgan, P 2010, Agency theory: Incomplete contracting and ownership structure. in HK Baker & R Anderson (eds), Corporate governance: A synthesis of theory, research, and practice . Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance, John Wiley & Sons Inc., Hoboken, pp. 157-175.

Agency theory : Incomplete contracting and ownership structure. / Clacher, Iain; Hillier, D.J.; Mccolgan, Patrick.

Corporate governance: A synthesis of theory, research, and practice . ed. / H Kent Baker; Ronald Anderson. Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2010. p. 157-175 (Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance).

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Clacher I, Hillier DJ, Mccolgan P. Agency theory: Incomplete contracting and ownership structure. In Baker HK, Anderson R, editors, Corporate governance: A synthesis of theory, research, and practice . Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons Inc. 2010. p. 157-175. (Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance).