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Behavioral finance in corporate governance

Randall Morck

Behavioral finance in corporate governance

independent directors and non-executive chairs

by Randall Morck

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporate governance.,
  • Directors of corporations.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRandall Morck.
    SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 10644, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 10644.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB1
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3475988M
    LC Control Number2005615434

    • Behavioral finance holds important implications for the practice of corporate decision-making. • Key behavioral biases in place: Overoptimisim and overconfidence Confirmation bias Loss aversion Framing bias Self-attribution bias • Despite the advice offered by Brealey and Myers (Principles of Corporate Finance), corporate decision-makers. Intellectual property, finance and corporate governance. This book advances Intellectual Property reporting in alignment with the key corporate governance principles of transparency and disclosure. It analyses the juncture between the IP ecosystem; corporate finance and accounting for intangibles; and corporate governance.

      Corporate governance failures are all too frequent and their patterns and outcomes seem avoidably familiar. This book examines the findings of behavioural finance and economics that are most relevant to governance problems, and suggests potential solutions that are best suited to real-world practice and circumstance. Downloadable! Corporate governance disasters could often be averted had directors asked their CEOs questions, demanded answers, and blown whistles. Work in social psychology by Milgram () and others shows human subjects to have an innate predisposition to obey legitimate authority. This may explain directors’ eerily compliant behavior towards unrestrained CEOs.

    This book identifies the key behavioral concepts associated with every major topic in corporate finance: capital budgeting, capital structure, valuation, dividend policy, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions. 13 Corporate Governance in Germany. Marc Goergen, Miguel C. Manjon and Luc Renneboog. Introduction Ownership and control Internal corporate governance mechanisms External corporate governance mechanisms The recent evolution of corporate governance regulation and stock exchange structures Conclusion Notes


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