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The Impact of Corporate Governance on Value Creation in Entrepreneurial Firms
Rencontres de St-Gall 2004, Appenzell
  • Wee Liang Tan, Singapore Management University
  • Teck Meng Tan, Singapore Management University
Publication Type
Conference Proceeding Article
Publication Date
9-2004
Abstract
The compliance with codes of corporate governance has become the norm for listed firms all over the world. In most countries, entrepreneurial firms do not have to comply with such codes but it has been argued that such codes should also apply to these small medium enterprises (SMEs). Since corporate governance forms the environment for the internal activities of a company and appropriate environmental conditions are crucial for corporate entrepreneurship to flourish in a company, it is apt that these two topics be discussed in relation with each other. Corporate governance mechanisms may dampen value creation in firms if appropriate measures are mandated by the regulators. This paper examines the implications of the extension of corporate governance principles to SMEs and the impact this will have on value creation through corporate entrepreneurship.
ISBN
9783906541228
City or Country
Appenzell, Switzerland
Additional URL
http://www1.kmu.unisg.ch/rencontres/RENC2004/Topics/Tan_1__Renc_2004_Topic_B.pdf
Citation Information
Wee Liang Tan and Teck Meng Tan. "The Impact of Corporate Governance on Value Creation in Entrepreneurial Firms" Rencontres de St-Gall 2004, Appenzell (2004)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/weeliang_tan/7/