volume 29, issue 5, P455-485 2014
DOI: 10.1108/maj-07-2013-0897
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Nelson Waweru

Abstract: Purpose – This study aims to examine the factors influencing the quality of corporate governance in South Africa (SA) and Kenya. Firm-level variables including performance, firm size, leverage, investment opportunities and audit quality were identified from the corporate governance literature. Design/methodology/approach – The study used panel data of 247-firm years obtained from the annual reports of the 50 largest compa…

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