Watchdog or Lapdog? A Behavioral View of the Media as a Corporate Governance Mechanism

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleWatchdog or Lapdog? A Behavioral View of the Media as a Corporate Governance Mechanism Author(S)Michael K. Bednar (Author)
Abstract  This study begins to provide a behavioral view of the media and corporate governance by showing how firms enact largely symbolic governance changes with respect to board independence that essentially protect managerial interests, yet still elicit positive responses from the media. ...Paginationp 131-150
SubjectManagementDescriptorsManagement
Journal TitleThe Academy of Management Journal  
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