volume 35, issue 3, P373-397 2019
DOI: 10.1108/maj-11-2018-2079
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Pornsit Jiraporn, Ali Uyar, Cemil Kuzey, Merve Kilic

Abstract: Purpose Board committees enable boards to function effectively, as committees improve the quality of corporate governance by fulfilling specific, assigned tasks. This study aims to explore how board structure, CEO duality and audit quality are associated with board committee structure in the context of an emerging market, namely, Turkey. Design/methodology/approach The sample consisted of 122 firms listed on the Industrial Index of Borsa Istanbul for the years between 2012 and 2014, inclusive, and this yiel…

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