IMPACT OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE ON FIRM PERFORMANCE IN NIGERIA 2000-2013

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background of the Study The issue of corporate governance and firm performance has dominated much of intellectual discussions in the last two decades. The discussions were not unconnected with the various corporate scandals that rocked giant corporations in the US and other parts of the world which have called to question […]

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EVALUATION OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN THE NIGERIAN BANKING INDUSTRY

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The increasing number of high profile corporate failures around the world has sparked off a lot of enquiry as to the reasons why well-established and respected companies failed. Corporate failure today is a global issue. On the international scence we saw the overlaps of large companies like Enron, […]

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GLOBAL GOVERNANCE AND EMERGING TRENDS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL SANCTIONS

TABLE OF CONTENTS Content Page Title Page i Certification ii Dedication iii Acknowledgements iv Abstract vi List of Tables xii List of Cases xiii List of Abbreviations xiv List of Instruments xvi List of U.N Resolutions xvii CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study 1 1.2 Statement of Problem 8 1.3 Objective of the […]

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CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND IMPLICATION FOR ORGANIZATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Corporate governance is a system by which companies (business organizations) are directed and controlled. Dignam and Lowry (2006:4) define corporate governance as a set of processes, customs, policies, laws and institutions affecting the way a corporation (organization) is directed, administered or controlled. They went further to state that […]

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THE PRINCIPLES OF GOOD CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND BEST PRACTICE RECOMMENDATIONS IN NIGERIAN LISTED COMPANIES: REGULATION, COMMITMENT COMPLIANCE: (A STUDY OF SELECTED LISTED COMPANIES NIGERIA)

CHAPTER ONE 1:0   INTRODUCTION           In the recent time there have been an increasing number of high profile corporate failures around the world, has sparked off a lot of enquiry as to the reasons why well-established and respected organization failed. Actually, corporate failure today is a global issue, on the international science  the global […]

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THE IMPACT OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN THE NIGERIA FINANCIAL SYSTEM

  CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1       BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Corporate governance are processes and structures by which business and affairs of an institution are directed and managed in order to improve long term shareholder value by enhancing corporate performance and  accountability, while taking into consideration the interest of other shareholder. Corporate governance is building credibility, […]

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