The Effect of Corporate Governance in Achieving Competitive Advantage: Evidence from Jordanian Firms
The study intended to show the effect of the corporate governance dimensions includes (transparency, participation and accountability) on the competitive advantages’ dimensions (Innovation, fast service provision, quality) in the Jordanian companies. The researcher used quantitative, descriptive and analytical methods through several statistical tools to test the study hypotheses. A regression analysis was used to support the study hypotheses. A random sample of (180) an individual was selected from the Jordanian pharmaceutical companies in Amman district, including (top management and vice manager, Unit Manager, Head of Department). The results showed that corporate governance (transparency, participation and accountability) significantly contribute towards competitive advantage to enhance performance and facilitate providing good services to the customers. In the light of the results, following recommendations were found mainly, Jordanian companies to enhance corporate governance dimensions to improve the required level of performance.