Enterprise Risk Management and Company’s Performance

Empirical Evidence from China

  • Md. Jahidur Rahman Wenzhou-Kean University
  • Sarmann I Kennedyd Northeastern University Seattle, USA
  • Zhenkui Chen Wenzhou-Kean University


The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between enterprise risk management (ERM) and company performance in the Chinese commercial industry. An enterprise risk management index was constructed from a strategic and operational point of view to assess the ERM level of Chinese commercial companies. ERM is also known as an integrated, comprehensive, and strategic management using the Simona-lulia (2014) approach. The study used a sample of 175 listed Chinese commercial companies from 2009 to 2018, and found that the imperfect ERM in the Chinese commercial industry as a whole had a negative effect on the performance of the companies. It also found that the size of the company, financial leverage, and intellectual capital can influence enterprise risk management. These results established a strong link between enterprise risk management and company performance in the Chinese commercial industry.


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How to Cite
RAHMAN, Md. Jahidur; KENNEDYD, Sarmann I; CHEN, Zhenkui. Enterprise Risk Management and Company’s Performance. Journal of Accounting, Business and Management (JABM), [S.l.], v. 29, n. 1, p. 107-119, june 2022. ISSN 2622-2167. Available at: <http://journal.stie-mce.ac.id/index.php/jabminternational/article/view/575>. Date accessed: 12 aug. 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.31966/jabminternational.v29i1.575.