Kurt A. Desender

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Associate Professor of Management

Calle de Madrid, 123

Getafe, 28903

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

On the Determinants of Enterprise Risk Management Implementation

ENTERPRISE IT GOVERNANCE, BUSINESS VALUE AND PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT, Nan Si Shi and Gilbert Silvius, eds., IGI Global, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2011
Kurt A. Desender
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Downloads 3,086 (2,058)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Enterprise Risk Management, CEO, Board of Directors, Corporate Governance

2.

Earnings Management and Cultural Values

American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 70, pp. 639-670, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Autonomous University of Barcelona and Autonomous University of Barcelona - Faculty of Economics and Business Studies
Downloads 1,616 (8,089)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Culture, Earnings Management, Informal Institutions, quality of financial information, Individualism, Egalitarianism

3.

Ownership Structure and Stock Price Performance During Turbulent Financial Markets

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2012
Kurt A. Desender
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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Abstract:

Ownership concentration, Stock Price Performance, multiple blockholders, type of ownership

4.

The Relationship Between the Ownership Structure and Board Effectiveness

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Business Working Papers 09-0105
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2010
Kurt A. Desender
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Downloads 855 (18,172)

Abstract:

ownership structure, board of directors, monitoring, resource provision, firm performance

5.

The Relationship Between Enterprise Risk Management and External Audit Fees: Are They Complements or Substitutes?

RISK MANAGEMENT AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Jalilvand & Malliaris, eds., Routledge, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2012
Kurt A. Desender and Esteban Lafuente
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 794 (19,622)

Abstract:

Enterprise Risk Management, Audit Fees, Corporate Governance, Chief Risk Officer

6.

Challenges in the Measuring of Comparative Corporate Governance: A Review of the Main Indices

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN STRATEGY AND MANAGEMENT, Vol. 7, Catherine L. Wang, David J. Ketchen, & Donald D. Bergh, eds., Emerald, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2012
Ruth V. Aguilera and Kurt A. Desender
and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Downloads 503 (37,579)

Abstract:

7.

When Does Ownership Matter? Board Characteristics and Behavior

Strategic Management Journal 34 (7), 823-842
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, , Universitat Illes Balears (UIB), Dep. Economia i Empresa and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) - Department d'Economia de l'Empresa
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Board of directors, monitoring, corporate governance, ownership structure, audit

8.

Perspectives on Comparative Corporate Governance

SAGE HANDBOOK OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Clarke, T. and D. Branson, eds., New York: Sage Publications, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2012
, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
Downloads 291 (66,325)
Citation 2

Abstract:

corporate governance, comparative, international, bundle, configurational

9.

Ho(s)telling Porter's Ideas: Horizontal Differentiation and Product Innovation

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Christian E. Castro and Kurt A. Desender
Autonomous University of Barcelona and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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10.

Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Performance: The Influence of Boards, Ownership and Institutions

Barcelona GSE Working Paper No. 730
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2015
Kurt A. Desender and Mircea Epure
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business
Downloads 124 (104,963)

Abstract:

corporate governance, corporate social performance, responsibility, agency theory, stakeholder theory, ownership, boards, institutions

11.

Connecting the Dots – Bringing External Corporate Governance into the Corporate Governance Puzzle

The Academy of Management Annals - 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
Ruth V. Aguilera, Kurt A. Desender, Michael Bednar and Jun Ho Lee
, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Business
Downloads 77 (117,472)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, External corporate governance mechanisms, Configurations of governance practices

12.

A Clash of Governance Logics: Foreign Ownership and Board Monitoring

Forthcoming in the Strategic Management Journal (published online Dec. 4, 2014)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universitat Illes Balears (UIB), Dep. Economia i Empresa
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Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Ownership, Board Monitoring, Board of Directors, Audit Fees

13.

The Governance Impact of a Changing Investor Landscape

Journal of International Business Studies 48(2): 195–221 ,
Posted: 10 Aug 2017
, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Business

Abstract:

comparative corporate governance, foreign ownership, management reporting, comparative accounting systems and practices, institutionalism

14.

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Assessment by Auditors of the Risk of Material Misstatement

Forthcoming in Journal of Business Finance and Accounting (DOI: 10.1111/jbfa.12268)
Posted: 10 Aug 2017
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business

Abstract:

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR); CSR performance; Audit fees; Risk of material misstatement

15.

Corporate Governance and Performance During Plummeting and Soaring Financial Markets

European Accounting and Management Review, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2015)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Kurt A. Desender and Mónica LópezPuertas-Lamy
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
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Abstract:

Ownership concentration, Stock Price Performance, multiple blockholders, type of ownership