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Keywords: family firms
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Accounting Horizons (2015) 29 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Indranil Bardhan; Shu Lin; Shu-Ling Wu SYNOPSIS Family firms represent a majority of businesses worldwide, and play a crucial role in the socio-economic development of both developed countries and emerging economies. We study the relationship between family firm characteristics and the quality...
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Accounting Horizons (2014) 28 (2): 261–276.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Fei Kang SYNOPSIS This study examines how family firms' unique ownership structure and agency problems affect their selection of industry-specialist auditors. Using data from Standard & Poor's (S&P) 1500 firms, the results show that family firms are more likely to appoint industry...
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Accounting Horizons (2011) 25 (4): 703–727.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Samer K. Khalil; Jeffrey R. Cohen; Gregory M. Trompeter SYNOPSIS This paper investigates whether the likelihood of auditor resignations and the associated stock market reaction in family firms is significantly different from that in non-family firms. It also examines whether the aforementioned...