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CUHK Business School Research Reveals New Evidence of Conflicts of Interest Among Financial Intermediaries and Their Clients in China

CUHK Business School Research Reveals New Evidence of Conflicts of Interest Among Financial Intermediaries and Their Clients in China

HONG KONG, CHINA, Dec. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – China’s 2005 reform of its dual-class share structure was said to have improved listed firms’ corporate governance by allowing companies’ founding shareholders to convert previously restricted stock into openly traded shares. Some academic studies suggested the changes better aligned the interests of large shareholders and public investors. [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Labour Power Shapes Corporate Payout Policy

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Labour Power Shapes Corporate Payout Policy

HONG KONG, CHINA, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Research shows work forces trying to limit dividends are most successful in nations with broader collective bargaining and effective labour law enforcement. Existing research shows that corporate payout policies are greatly influenced by the legal protection of shareholders and creditors. Yet in the past, less attention has [...]

CUHK Business School Reveals How Court Transparency in China is Biased by Politics and How the Bias Has Economic Consequences

CUHK Business School Reveals How Court Transparency in China is Biased by Politics and How the Bias Has Economic Consequences

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jul. 25 (Korea Bizwire) - Researchers say the Chinese government has suppressed more than 60 percent of the judicial disclosures in litigation cases involving public limit companies — even though such disclosures have been required by law since 2014. The study “Transparency in an Autocracy: China’s ‘Missing Cases’ in Judicial Opinion Disclosure” reveals evidence [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Chinese Differs from Americans in their Perceptions of Bribery

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Chinese Differs from Americans in their Perceptions of Bribery

HONG KONG, CHINA, Apr. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – Corruption is a major threat faced by China and anyone who wants to do business in the country. In recent years, the Chinese government’s crackdowns in corruption has led to some success.  In the Berlin-based non-profit Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index 2017, China ranked 77th with a score [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals an Alternative Mechanism Governing Listed State-Owned Enterprises in China

CUHK Business School Research Reveals an Alternative Mechanism Governing Listed State-Owned Enterprises in China

HONG KONG, CHINA, Mar. 14 (Korea Bizwire) - Corporate governance has been getting more attention in China as the country takes the prominent stage in global economy. While most listed companies in China are making efforts in improving their accountability and transparency, a report released by the Hong Kong-based non-profit organisation Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA) [...]

CUHK Business School Research Offers Insights on How the US-China Trade Dispute Will Move Forward

CUHK Business School Research Offers Insights on How the US-China Trade Dispute Will Move Forward

HONG KONG, CHINA, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) - There is growing uncertainty about how recent trade disputes between the United States and China will be resolved – and how it could affect the rest of the world. However, academics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School, City University of New York, and the University [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals the Science of Online Group Buying between East and West

CUHK Business School Research Reveals the Science of Online Group Buying between East and West

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) - Savvy internet shoppers should be familiar with Groupon, an American e-commerce marketplace founded in 2008 that offers group-buying deals (or social coupons), which are substantially lower than market prices. However, there is one condition in getting these lucrative deals – there must be a certain number of people to [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Local CEOs are Less Likely to Make Myopic Operating Decisions than Nonlocal CEOs

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Local CEOs are Less Likely to Make Myopic Operating Decisions than Nonlocal CEOs

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jan. 21 (Korea Bizwire) - Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) are often hailed as superheroes for businesses. Most companies are willing to provide highly competitive packages to attract top CEO talents as it is believed that the talents and personal values of individual CEOs can either make or break a company. Although salary packages vary [...]