Internationalization and Corporate Governance of Indian Family Owned Business Groups
Posted: 1 May 2019
Date Written: March 1, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to study the relationship between corporate governance practices and Internationalization in the context of family-owned business groups in India.
Design: Comparative case study method is used to understand the above-said relationship using four family-owned business groups in India.
Findings: The ownership concentration negatively influences the internationalization. Overall, good corporate governance practices have a positive influence on group internationalization.
Research implications: This paper provides detailed discussions based on the case study research which would help the future research work on the relationship between corporate governance practices and internationalization.
Originality/value: The existing literature in this field in the context of emerging markets are inconclusive. Hence this paper uses the case study method to understand the relationship better.
Keywords: Corporate Governance, Internationalization, Business Groups, India, Family Business
JEL Classification: M16, F23, G34, G18
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