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Enterprise risk management practices among Malaysian firms


Soltanizadeh, Sara and Abdul Rasid, Siti Zaleha and Golshan, Nargess and Quoquab, Farzana and Basiruddin, Rohaida (2014) Enterprise risk management practices among Malaysian firms. In: International Conference on Accounting Studies (ICAS) 2014, 18 - 19 August 2014, Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is fast becoming a fundamental concern in all industries.ERM is a holistic approach for managers to identify risks and select appropriate responses in line with enterprise’s risk appetite.This study aims to identify the level of ERM implementation among firms in different industries in Malaysia.Data were gathered from 199 firms listed on the Malaysian Bursa through a questionnaire survey.The analysis shows that ERM implementation varies across different industries and that having an ERM framework in place is more common among firms in the infrastructure, hotel, and technology sectors.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Published in Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, Volume 164 (2014), ISSN 1877-0428 pp. 1-666. Organized by: School of Accountancy, College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Traditional risk management; enterprise risk management; public listed firms
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD61 Risk Management
Divisions: Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA)
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 09 Mar 2015 09:51
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2016 07:12
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/13395

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