volume 35, issue 7, P897-926 2020
DOI: 10.1108/maj-04-2019-2269
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Sunhwa Choi, Jinwoong Han, Taejin Jung, Bomi Song

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this study is to examine whether the presence of an audit committee (AC) members with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) experience (supervisory experts) affects the market value of cash holdings. Design/methodology/approach To estimate the marginal value of cash holdings, this study uses the model proposed by Faulkender and Wang (2006). The sample is 2,031 firm-year observations in Korea from 2000 through 2015. Findings The authors find that the presence of supervisory experts on ACs ha…

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