Corporate Governance Scorecard: The Case Of Kosovo Energy Corporation (KEK J.S.C.)

Metë Beqiraj, Magdalena Bregasi, Bahri Hyseni

Abstract


The best practices of corporate governance (CG) can help companies in Kosovo increase efficiency, protection of shareholders' rights and improve their access to international capital markets. The purpose of such an evaluation system is to develop a sound basis for an assessment of the implementation of best practices and principles of the CC in Kosovo and to contribute to future development of CG. Scorecard structure contains key criteria that include CG standards (OECD) in seven key areas with relevant group of questions for each of the principles of the CG field. The research sample was taken for analysis from the most complex company "Kosovo Energy Corporation" (KEK JSC) owned 100 % by the government of Kosovo. Research methods: survey based on questionnaires (51 questions scorecard with seven areas of CG principles OECD) and interviews with key actors involved in the KEK JSC CG (shareholders, board of directors and management). Scorecard development for CG standards is based on the German model. The results are important for future development of CG standards in general, and can be compared with countries in the region.

DOI: 10.5901/ajis.2014.v3n2p273


Full Text: PDF

Licenza Creative Commons
This work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Academic Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies ISSN 2281 3993(Print) ISSN 2281-4612(Online)

Copyright © MCSER-Mediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research

To make sure that you can receive messages from us, please add the 'mcser.org' domain to your e-mail 'safe list'. If you do not receive e-mail in your 'inbox', check your 'bulk mail' or 'junk mail' folders..