Corporate Governance and Control in Bulgaria. Summary Report Cover Image

Corporate Governance and Control in Bulgaria. Summary Report
Corporate Governance and Control in Bulgaria. Summary Report

Author(s): Author Not Specified
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Economy, Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence
Published by: Център за изследване на демокрацията
Summary/Abstract: This report is aiming at presenting the state and specific problems of corporate governance and control in Bulgaria. It has been elaborated as part of the project "Corporate Governance Initiative in Bulgaria" with the financial support of the Center for International Private Enterprise, an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The project is mainly targeted at facilitating the introduction of contemporary standards of corporate governance and procedures that are to guarantee responsibility and accountability, transparency in the economy and control mechanisms within companies. The report has been drawn on the basis of data from sociological surveys (carried out by Vitosha Research Agency for the Center for Economic Development) as well as publications of international organizations and specialized editions. The conclusions for Bulgaria presented in the report are based on the information from a qualitative sociological survey on the corporate governance problems. The survey was carried out in late January 1999 using the discussions-in-focus-groups method. Participating in the discussions were representatives of branch ministries, the Privatization Agency, Center for Mass Privatization, Securities and Stock Exchanges Commission, Bulgarian Stock Exchange - Sofia, managers of enterprises and investment companies, investment intermediaries, investors. organizations, individual shareholders, journalists.

  • Page Count: 9
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Language: English