Board characteristics and dividend payout ratios: Empirical evidence from the Vietnam Stock

  • My Tran Ngo*, Anh Thu Ha, Le Thu Trang Ho, Kim Hanh Nguyen
Từ khóa: board characteristics, board of directors, dividend payout ratio, listed firms.

Tóm tắt

This study was conducted to investigate the impact level of board characteristics on the dividend payout ratio of firms listed on the Vietnam Stock Exchange. Data were collected from 321 listed firms during the period of 2014 to 2019. The results of the generalised least squares (GLS) method show that board ownership has a negative impact on the dividend payout ratio. In addition, the findings also support agency theory on the negative relationship of chief executive officer duality and dividend payout ratio. Besides, the proportion of female members was also found to have a negative effect on dividend payout ratios of listed firms...

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My Tran Ngo*, Anh Thu Ha, Le Thu Trang Ho, Kim Hanh Nguyen

Can Tho University

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Phát hành ngày
2022-08-22
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ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS