Corporate Governance and Corporate Behavior in Japan The Consequences of Stock Options and Corporate Diversification /

This book carefully examines the effects of changes in the corporate governance structure on corporate behavior or company performance, using micro-data from listed companies in Japan. The author found that in Japan the introduction of stock options had neither a positive impact on profitability nor...

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Author / Creator: Hanazaki, Masaharu. (Author,
Other Corporate Authors / Creators:SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic eBook
Edition:1st ed. 2016.
Imprint: Tokyo : Springer Japan : Imprint: Springer, 2016.
Series:Development Bank of Japan Research Series,
Online Access:Available in Springer Business and Management eBooks 2016 English/International.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Institutional characteristics and effects of a stock option
  • 3. Empirical analysis of a stock option
  • 4. Related studies of corporate diversification
  • 5. Corporate diversification of Japanese firms
  • 6. Empirical analyses of corporate diversification and division of corporations
  • 7. Main results and their interpretation.