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agency theory meaning

  "agency theory" in a sentence
  • [Finance]
    The analysis of principal-agent relationships, in which one person, an agent, acts on behalf of another person, a principal.
  • agency:    Noun: agency  ...
  • in theory:    Adverb: in theoryW ...
  • theory:    Noun: theory  ...

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  1. an analysis of the corporate governance of foreign subsidiaries based on agency theory
  2. agency theory is a leading theory need to analyze corporate governance
  3. in second chapter, i will probe into corporate governance from contract theory and agency theory
  4. agency theory argues that management should be held accountable for their firm's performance
  5. the agency theory mainly explains the dilemmas of the conflict of interests that causes the agency problem

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