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Corporate Governance Mechanisms and Voluntary Disclosure Compliance. The Case of Banks in Jordan

  title={Corporate Governance Mechanisms and Voluntary Disclosure Compliance. The Case of Banks in Jordan},
  author={Fawzi Al Sawalqa},
  journal={International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Sciences},
  • F. A. Sawalqa
  • Published 2014
  • Business
  • International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Sciences
The current study comes to discuss the role of Central Bank in developing the corporate governance best practices in Jordanian banks. In addition, the study focuses on investigating the extent to which Jordanian banks are comply with the corporate governance code for banks in Jordan as outlined by Central Bank in 2007. Furthermore, it investigates the extent to which banks comply with the corporate governance code for banks in Jordan in transparency and disclosure. Based on the annual financial… 

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