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Contribution to Book
Audit Committee Independence: Regulatory Developments, the Empirical Literature and Directions for Future Research
Faculty Publications
  • Divesh Sharma, Kennesaw State University
  • Vineeta D. Sharma, Kennesaw State University
Department
Accountancy
Document Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1-1-2011
Abstract

The book highlights emerging topics in key areas of corporate governance with special emphasis on traditionally unexplored issues. It also aims to stimulate thinking and debate on vital aspects of practice and approaches to corporate governance. The topics covered in this book deal with timely subjects, written by eminent academics and renowned professionals with outstanding expertise in their respective fields, who bring to fore the latest theories and provide an up-to-date overview of the extant literature on each topic. More importantly, they draw readers attention to implications for future research and developments. The book not only contributes to the academic literature but also improves the decision making of regulators and investors.

Citation Information
Sharma, D. S., and V. D. Sharma. "Audit Committee Independence: Regulatory Developments, the Empirical Literature and Directions for Future Research " Handbook on Emerging Issues in Corporate Governance. Eds. Alireza Tourani-rad and Coral Ingley. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific Pub Co Inc, 2011.