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dc.contributor.authorWang, Yien_NZ
dc.date.available2011-04-07T03:12:29Z
dc.date.copyright2003-09en_NZ
dc.identifier.citationWang, Y. (2003, September). Corporate financial reporting on the internet: Evidence from New Zealand companies (Dissertation, Master of Business). Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/1272en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10523/1272
dc.description.abstractIn this thesis, I examine companies that list on the New Zealand Stock Exchange and distribute financial information via the Internet. The types of financial information published on the Internet by these companies are identified, and the influence of firm size, financial performance, leverage, ownership spread, industry type, and the degree of internationalisation on the disclosure level of Internet financial reporting are investigated, based on the theoretical arguments of prior studies on this topic. It is found that, in general, companies place an electronic version of their printed material and some reorganised information on their websites. The results indicate that only firm size is significantly associated with the disclosure level of Internet financial reporting.en_NZ
dc.subjectFinancial informationen_NZ
dc.subjectInterneten_NZ
dc.subjectdisclosure levelen_NZ
dc.subjectInternet financial reportingen_NZ
dc.subject.lcshQ Science (General)en_NZ
dc.subject.lcshHF Commerceen_NZ
dc.subject.lcshHF5601 Accountingen_NZ
dc.subject.lcshHG Financeen_NZ
dc.subject.lcshHF5601 Accountingen_NZ
dc.titleCorporate financial reporting on the internet: Evidence from New Zealand companiesen_NZ
dc.typeDissertationen_NZ
dc.description.versionUnpublisheden_NZ
otago.bitstream.pages70en_NZ
otago.date.accession2006-09-29en_NZ
otago.schoolAccountancy and Business Lawen_NZ
thesis.degree.disciplineAccountancy and Business Lawen_NZ
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Business
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Otagoen_NZ
thesis.degree.levelMasters Dissertationsen_NZ
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dc.identifier.eprints396en_NZ
otago.school.eprintsAccountancy & Business Lawen_NZ
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