Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Management Science and Management Innovation (MSMI 2017)

An Empirical Study of the Impact of Corporate Governance on R&D Investment Expenditure Based on Guangdong High-tech Enterprises

Authors
Pengyi Yu, Ruixian Li, Shuting Fang
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Pengyi Yu
Available Online June 2017.
DOI
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Keywords
high-tech enterprise; corporate governance; R&D investment
Abstract
R&D investment has already become the strategic investment in the process of the growth and sustainable development of enterprises. The previous researches indicate that the R&D investment is affected by corporate governance. It is of significance to research on corporate governance improvement so as to solve the shortage of R&D investment. Based on various natures of different industries, the article make comprehensive exploration on the impacts upon R&D investment in terms of concentration degree of equity, the board size, the incentive of top management and debt rate. It concludes that the relationship between corporate governance and R&D investment differs in a significant way among different industries. It is essential to tailor the corporate governance to different industries so as to solve the shortage of R&D investment.
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