Deborah Allcock

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There are approximately 7 million maritime style containers within Canada, and 70 million within the USA. The interiors of such containers are rarely inspected. With market globalization, a large amount of these containers enter North America on a daily basis. Such containers may include contraband or dangerous items that present an economic or security(More)
Corporate governance research often focuses on two theoretical stands, agency theory and resource dependence theory. Whist both provide distinct theoretical roles, this paper combines them to argue that executive stock option plans (ESOs) can serve a dual role, that of re-alignment of managers’ and shareholders’ interests, and board stability, by ‘locking’(More)
Combining a behavioral agency perspective with research on multiple agency conflicts, this paper examines factors affecting the implementation of equity based incentive schemes in initial public offerings (IPOs). Using a unique sample of UK IPO companies between years 1998 and 2002, it shows that conditional (performance-related) incentive schemes are(More)
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