The emergence of the Code of Corporate Governance in Singapore : effects of board composition on earnings management.
Koh, Lynn Li Ying.
Ng, Xiang Jing.
Date of Issue2005
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)
This study examines the corporate governance practices in Singapore – analysing the compliance with the Code of Corporate Governance and investigating the effect of various corporate governance mechanisms in constraining aggressive earnings management. Our results show that companies with highly-independent and diligent Audit Committees are associated with lower levels of earnings management.
Final Year Project (FYP)
Nanyang Technological University