Determinants of diversification by listed firms in China

@article{Jiang2008DeterminantsOD,
  title={Determinants of diversification by listed firms in China},
  author={Fuxiu Jiang},
  journal={Frontiers of Business Research in China},
  year={2008},
  volume={2},
  pages={170-186}
}
This paper empirically studies the determinants of diversification of Chinese listed companies from the perspectives of motivation and conditions. Results show that the traditionally believed motivations of economic rationality, organizational rationality and individual rationality have all exerted influences upon the choice of diversification models. By comparison, the choice of diversification mode for Chinese listed firms is largely based on organizational rationality motivation (to reduce… CONTINUE READING

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