R. Øystein Strøm

OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

P.O. Box 4

Oslo, 0130

Norway

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Performance and Corporate Governance in Microfinance Institutions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 662-669
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Microfinance, performance, corporate governance, ownership, boards, global study

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Aligned, Informed, and Decisive: Characteristics of Value-Creating Boards

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Mar 2007
Øyvind Bøhren and R. Øystein Strøm
BI Norwegian Business School and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
Downloads 825 (44,097)
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Corporate governance, Board composition, Regulation

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Audit Quality and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Microfinance Industry

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Leif Atle Beisland, Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder, University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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audit quality, microfinance, governance, emerging markets

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Performance and Trade-offs in Microfinance Organizations - Does Ownership Matter?

Journal of International Development, Vol. 20, pp. 598-612, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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microfinance, performance, outreach, trade-offs, transformation, ownership, corporate governance

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Better Firm Performance with Employees on the Board? Not in the Long Run

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Mar 2007
R. Øystein Strøm
OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Corporate governance, Employee directors, Board composition, Regulation, Endogeneity

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What Explains Governance Structure in Non-Profit and For-Profit Microfinance Institutions?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Feb 2009
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Micro-finance organization, governance, performance

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Female Leaders and Financial Inclusion. Evidence from Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Lessius University CollegeHogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and University of Agder
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Female leadership, Financial access, Microfinance institutions, Cross-country panel data

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The Norwegian Gender Balance Law. A Reform That Failed?

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 26 Feb 2019
R. Øystein Strøm
OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Female Directors, Mandatory Quota, Board Reform, Regulation

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What Drives the Microfinance Lending Rate?

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
Downloads 169 (256,711)
Citation 9

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microfinance, pricing policy, dynamics, institutions

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Governance and Politics: Regulating Independence and Diversity in the Board Room

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 37, 2010, 1281-1307.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Øyvind Bøhren and R. Øystein Strøm
BI Norwegian Business School and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Corporate governance, Board composition, Regulation

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The Persistent Ownership Structure of Private Firms

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 668/2020
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
BI Norwegian Business School, Statistics Norway, Tomra Systems ASA and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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ownership, concentration, persistence, dynamics, duration, illiquidity, private firms, family firms, identification, system GMM, register data.

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Governance and Politics: Regulating Independence and Diversity in the Board Room

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 37, Issue 9-10, pp. 1281-1308, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Jan 2011
Øyvind Bøhren and R. Øystein Strøm
BI Norwegian Business School and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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corporate governance, board composition, regulation

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Audit Quality and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Microfinance Industry

International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 218-237, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Oct 2015
Leif Atle Beisland, Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder, University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
Downloads 3 (913,211)
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Audit quality, governance, microfinance, Big Four, internal audits, for‐profit organizations, non‐profit organizations

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Use of Big Four auditors and fund raising: Evidence from developing and emerging markets

International Journal of Emerging Markets
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Nov 2022
Roy Mersland, Leif Atle Beisland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder, University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Audit quality, Cost of debt, Fund raising, Microfinance, Emerging markets.

15.

Microfinance Costs, Lending Rates and Profitability

Handbook of Key Global Financial Markets, Institutions, and Infrastructure (2013), Pages 489-499
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Dec 2022
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Critics of Microfinance, Effects of Microfinance, Grameen Bank, History of Microfinance, Interest rates, MFIs, Microfinance, Mission drift, Muhammad Yunus, Operating costs, Profitability.

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Measuring Microfinance

In: Mersland, R., Strøm, R.Ø. (eds) Microfinance Institutions. Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance. Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137399663_2
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Nov 2022
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University
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Gross Domestic Product, Loan Portfolio, Financial Sustainability, Microfinance Institution, Loan Loss Provision

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The Impact of International Influence on Microbanks' Performance: A Global Survey

International Business Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland, Trond Randøy and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder, University of Agder - School of Management and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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Corporate governance, Internationalization, Microbank, Microfinance, Performance

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Myths in Microfinance

PROGRESS IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS RESEARCH, M. Feldman & G. Santangelo, Emerald, 2008
Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2011
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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Microfinance, ownership, mission drift, governance, global study

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The Past and Future of Innovations in Microfinance

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE, D. Cumming, Oxford University Press, 2011
Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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Microfinance, Innovation, Women, Small Loans, Group Lending

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The Empirics of Microfinance Lending Methodologies

Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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Microfinance, Lending, Group

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Microfinance Mission Drift?

World Development, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 18 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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microfinance, mission drift, panel data, GMM estimation

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Performance and Governance in Microfinance Institutions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2009
Posted: 23 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2010
Roy Mersland and R. Øystein Strøm
University of Agder and OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University

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Microfinance, governance, performance, boards, ownership