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Institutional Investors and the Language of Finance: The Global Metrics of Market Performance.

Abstract:

With the collapse of the TMT bubble and a number of high-profile scandals of corporate governance around the world, the language of finance is being re-written to include market inefficiency. Not surprisingly, there is an increasing premium on market information - national and international. As a consequence, the argument in favour of global standards has gained force, encouraged by new institutions such as the IASB. Co-existence of reporting standards seems a most unlikely prospect just as h...

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Editor
Publisher:
Elgar
Pages:
15 - 33
Host title:
Globalisation of Accounting Standards
Place of publication:
Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass.
Publication date:
2007-01-01
Language:
English
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uuid:368ea00e-7fd6-47b9-9f90-1a86064e28dc
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:14204
Deposit date:
2011-08-16

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