The benefits and costs of controlling shareholders the rise and fall of Parmalat

When Parmalat Finanziaria SpA filed for bankruptcy protection in late December 2003, it was regarded as the biggest financial collapse in European corporate history and was quickly dubbed “Europe's Enron”. The collapse of Parmalat provides an ideal opportunity to examine the Italian corporate govern...

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Journal Title: Research in International Business and Finance Vol. 19; no. 1; pp. 27 - 52
Authors: Tina Yang, Bonnie Buchanan
Format: Article
Published: March 2005