This chapter aims to clarify the main CG theories. It begins with the agency theory, investigating how the agency costs change in the banking environment. Then, shareholder’s and stakeholder’s theories are described and compared. Finally, it explains other CG theories, that is, the resource dependency theory (RDT), the resource-based view theory (RBV), the stewardship theory, and the upper echelon theory (UET).

Corporate Governance (CG) Theories and the Banking Sector

Buchetti B.;
2022

Abstract

This chapter aims to clarify the main CG theories. It begins with the agency theory, investigating how the agency costs change in the banking environment. Then, shareholder’s and stakeholder’s theories are described and compared. Finally, it explains other CG theories, that is, the resource dependency theory (RDT), the resource-based view theory (RBV), the stewardship theory, and the upper echelon theory (UET).
2022
Contributions to Finance and Accounting
9783030975746
9783030975753
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