O. Pasko, Zhangwen Li
Dec 17, 2020
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Through using co-citation analysis, this paper presents a general picture of the research hotspots and research frontiers in corporate governance in emerging markets. Paper’s sample for analysis consists of 2980 original research articles and review articles dated 2000-2019, retrieved from Web of Science Core Collection. With the help of the whole variety of tools, CiteSpace offers authors conduct a visual domain analysis of corporate governance in emerging markets research. The findings allow authors to conclude that current research hotspots are corporate governance, emerging markets, corporate social responsibility, firm performance, ownership structure, etc. Besides, thirteen still active terms are collected from the Strongest Citation Bursts that can be considered as the research fronts of corporate governance in emerging markets. The latest citation bursts that smoothly flow into the present are: panel data (2017-2019), Indian firms (2017-2019), moderating role (2017-2019) and institutional ownership (2017-2019) and the longest citation burst streak are associated with audit committee (2016-2019). This study has provided a scientometric review that could be valuable to those who are interested in this topic and complement other types of research in this field.