Gender diversity on company boards : a corporate law analysis

Kamalnath, Akshaya 2017, Gender diversity on company boards : a corporate law analysis, PhD thesis, Deakin Law School, Deakin University.

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Title Gender diversity on company boards : a corporate law analysis
Author Kamalnath, Akshaya
Institution Deakin University
School Deakin Law School
Faculty Faculty of Business and Law
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name PhD
Thesis advisor Gopalan, Sandeep
du Plessis, JeanORCID iD for du Plessis, Jean
Date submitted 2017-03-27
Keyword(s) gender diversity
corporate board diversity
corporate governance
board effectiveness
Summary This thesis focused the board gender diversity debate on the role of the corporate board. It used two studies to answer whether there was a corporate governance case for board gender diversity. The findings suggested that board gender diversity might indeed be able to enhance corporate governance in a firm. The findings also suggest complementary solutions to strengthening board effectiveness.
Language eng
Field of Research 180109 Corporations and Associations Law
Description of original 312, xxvii pages : tables, graphs
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