John Nowland

City University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor

83 Tat Chee Avenue

Kowloon

Hong Kong

China

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Does Gender Matter in the Boardroom? Evidence from the Market Reaction to Mandatory New Director Announcements

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams, Stephen Gray and John Nowland
University of Oxford, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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board of directors, director appointments, female directors, gender, monitoring, stakeholders

Optimal Board Monitoring in Family-Owned Companies: Evidence from Asia

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 3-17, 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2010
En-Te (John) Chen and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology and City University of Hong Kong
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Board of directors, board independence, corporate governance, family companies, monitoring, ownership

Optimal Board Monitoring in Family-Owned Companies: Evidence from Asia

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 3-17, January 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
En-Te (John) Chen and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology and City University of Hong Kong
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Professional Expertise and Board Diversity

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Stephen Gray and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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board diversity, board of directors, director appointments, professional expertise

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Long-Term Growth Forecasts and Stock Recommendation Profitability

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2013
Andreas Simon and John Nowland
Pepperdine University - Graziadio Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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Analyst forecasts, long-term earnings growth, stock recommendations, trading strategy

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The Effectiveness of Corporate Governance Codes: Long-Term Analysis from East Asia

Journal of International Commerce, Economics and Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
En-Te (John) Chen and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology and City University of Hong Kong
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board of directors, codes of good governance, corporate governance, East Asia

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Are East Asian Companies Benefiting from Western Board Practices?

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 79, pp. 133-150, April 2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
John Nowland
City University of Hong Kong
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Board committees, board independence, corporate governance, East Asia

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Aren’t All Directors Busy? Evidence from Director Workload and Attendance

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2014
Stephen Gray and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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attendance, board of directors, busy directors, CEOs, meeting frequency, workload

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Former Politicians as Corporate Directors: Good for Business?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 May 2013
Stephen Gray, Iman Harymawan and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School, Universitas Airlangga and City University of Hong Kong
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board of directors, director appointments, director experience, politicians, political connections

The Effect of National Governance Codes on Firm Disclosure Practices: Evidence from Analyst Earnings Forecasts

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 475-491, 2008
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2010
John Nowland
City University of Hong Kong
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analysts forecasts, Asia, board independence, corporate governance, disclosure

The Effect of National Governance Codes on Firm Disclosure Practices: Evidence from Analyst Earnings Forecasts

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 16, Issue 6, pp. 475-491, November 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
John Nowland
City University of Hong Kong
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Family Representatives in Family Firms

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
En-Te (John) Chen, Stephen Gray and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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family firms, family involvement, family members, family representatives, firm performance

Family Representatives in Family Firms

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 242-263, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Apr 2013
En‐Te Chen, John Nowland and Stephen Gray
affiliation not provided to SSRN, City University of Hong Kong and University of Queensland - Business School
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Corporate Governance, Family Firms, Family Members, Family Representatives, Firm Performance

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Why do Family Firms Congregate in Certain Industries?

Corporate Ownership and Control, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
En-Te (John) Chen and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology and City University of Hong Kong
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Family firms, industry, ownership, private benefits

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Multiple Founders and Firm Value

Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2012
En-Te (John) Chen, Stephen Gray and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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founders, multiple founders, multi-founder firms, ownership, value

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The Relative Importance of Domestic and Global Factors in Explaining Australian Stock Returns

International Review of Finance, Vol. 3, pp. 1-25, March 2002
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2003
University of Queensland - Business School, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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Is Prior Director Experience Valuable?

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 53, Issue 3, pp. 643-666, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Stephen Grey and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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Board of directors, Director appointments, Director experience

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The Diversity of Expertise on Corporate Boards in Australia

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 57, Issue 2, pp. 429-463, 2017
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jun 2017
Stephen Gray and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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Board of directors, Director appointments, Diversity, Firm value, Professional expertise

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Political and Government Connections on Corporate Boards in Australia: Good for Business?

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2016
Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Stephen Gray, Iman Harymawan and John Nowland
University of Queensland - Business School, Universitas Airlangga and City University of Hong Kong

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board of directors, director appointments, director experience, government connections, political connections

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The Effect of a Change in Analyst Composition on Analyst Forecast Accuracy: Evidence from US Cross-Listings

Journal of International Accounting Research, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2010
John Nowland and Andreas Simon
City University of Hong Kong and Pepperdine University - Graziadio Business School

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Analyst composition, analyst following, analyst forecast accuracy, cross-listing, disclosure

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Remuneration committees, executive remuneration, and firm performance in Indonesia

Heliyon
Number of pages: 11
Universitas Airlangga, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Airlangga University and City University of Hong Kong
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Business, Remuneration committee, Remuneration, Firm performance

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CEO busyness and firm performance: evidence from Indonesia

Heliyon
Number of pages: 9
Universitas Airlangga, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Airlangga University and City University of Hong Kong
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Business Economics

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Political connections and earnings quality: How do connected firms respond to changes in political stability and government effectiveness?

International Journal of Accounting & Information Management
Iman Harymawan and John Nowland
Universitas Airlangga and City University of Hong Kong

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Earnings Quality, Political Connections, Political Stability, Government Effectiveness

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Assessment of Criteria for Performance Excellence (KPKU) and Firm Performance: Evidence from Indonesia

Journal of Security and Sustainability Issues
Number of pages: 12
Airlangga University, Universitas Airlangga and City University of Hong Kong
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KPKU assessment, firm size, firm performance, states owned company

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 57
1.

Convergence in the Ownership and Governance of East Asian Firms?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
En-Te (John) Chen, Stephen Gray and John Nowland
Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
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East Asia, board of directors, corporate governance, family firms, ownership