A Survey of Corporate Governance

A Survey of Corporate Governance

  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Robert W. Vishny

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb04820.x

Abstract


This article surveys research on corporate governance, with special attention to the importance of legal protection of investors and of ownership concentration in corporate governance systems around the world.

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