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Economic and Financial Review

Publisher

Research Department, Central Bank of Nigeria

Keywords

Corporate governance, Board of Directors, Banks and banking, Nigeria

Abstract

The paper seek to ascertain the characteristics that determine the effectiveness of the bank boards in carrying out its roles of monitoring and advisory. It suggests that empowering boards through incentive packages and enlarged responsibilities to monitor, sanction, reprimand would be a way forward for the Nigerian banking sector.

Issue

47

Volume

1

Recommended Citation

Kama, U., & Chuku, C. (2009). Corporate governance of banks in Nigeria: determinants of Board of Directors' effectiveness. Economic and Financial Review, 47(1), 17-43.

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