An empirical study on the influencing factors of environmental information disclosure of Chinese mining listed companies
Zhijuan Li, Chaoyang Zhou
Available Online January 2017.
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- Environmental information disclosure, Influencing factor, Mining industry, Chinese listed companies, Empirical study.
- This paper conducts the research based on the data of 75 listed companies of Chinese mining industry in 2015. The disclosure of environmental information was extracted from the published annual report information, independent social responsibility report. The listed company size, profitability, financial leverage, ownership concentration, the proportion of state-owned holding were selected, whether these factors will impact the environmental disclosure of listed companies is to be found out through this empirical analysis. The results show that there is a significant positive correlation between the company size, profitability, financial leverage, ownership concentration and the level of environmental information disclosure of listed companies, among these factors the impact of the company's profitability, financial leverage is relatively large.
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TY - CONF AU - Zhijuan Li AU - Chaoyang Zhou PY - 2017/01 DA - 2017/01 TI - An empirical study on the influencing factors of environmental information disclosure of Chinese mining listed companies BT - 2017 International Conference on Economics, Finance and Statistics (ICEFS 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 488 EP - 493 SN - 2352-5428 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icefs-17.2017.66 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icefs-17.2017.66 ID - Li2017/01 ER -