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Balance Sheet Effects, Bailout Guarantees and Financial Crises

Martin Schneider and Aaron Tornell.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 16474 words.

This paper provides a model of boom-bust episodes in middle-income countries. It is based on sectoral differences in corporate finance: the nontradables sector is special in that it faces a...

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Corporate Post-Retirement Benefit Plans and Leverage

Söhnke M. Bartram.

in Review of Finance

March 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Governance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 23891 words.

Defined benefit pension and health care plans are important for firm leverage around the world. While consolidating off-balance sheet post-retirement plans increases effective leverage by...

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The effect of recessions on firms’ boundaries

Eirik Sjåholm Knudsen and Kirsten Foss.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Production and Organizations; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10090 words.

The economic theory of the firm offers conflicting predictions of how the two major effects of recessions, changes in demand and access to credit, affect firm boundaries. Using data on...

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How Important Are Foreign Ownership Linkages for International Stock Returns?

Söhnke M. Bartram, John M. Griffin, Tae-Hoon Lim and David T. Ng.

in The Review of Financial Studies

November 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Corporate Governance. 15806 words.

We derive a foreign ownership return as the weighted average return of foreign stocks that are connected to a stock through common ownership. The foreign ownership return is of similar...

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Is there a European wage leader? Wage spillovers in the European Monetary Union

Paul Ramskogler.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10447 words.

The introduction of the euro had been accompanied by expectations of increased inflationary pressures due to a de-coordination shock to national wage bargaining systems. Though, if anything...

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Outsourcing in a Global Economy

Gene M. Grossman and Elhanan Helpman.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 13594 words.

We study the determinants of the location of subcontracted activity in a general equilibrium model of outsourcing and trade. We model outsourcing as an activity that requires search for a...

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Pricing-to-Market: Evidence From Plant-Level Prices

Doireann Fitzgerald and Stefanie Haller.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; International Finance. 13117 words.

We use micro data on Irish producer prices to provide clean evidence on pricing-to-market across a broad range of manufacturing sectors. We have monthly observations on prices charged by...

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Sovereign Wealth Funds and Natural Resource Management in Africa

Samuel E. Wills, Lemma W. Senbet and Witness Simbanegavi.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Corporate Governance; Corporate Regulation; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; National Budget, Deficit, and Debt; Publicly Provided Goods; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Development; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 8386 words.

Non-renewable resources dominate nearly one quarter of the world's economies. Over half of these economies are developing, with many in Africa. Managing resource revenues is one of the most...

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The Value of Investor Protection: Firm Evidence from Cross-Border Mergers

Arturo Bris and Christos Cabolis.

in The Review of Financial Studies

April 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Finance; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Corporate Governance. 19706 words.

International law prescribes that in a cross-border acquisition of 100% of the target shares, the target firm becomes a national of the country of the acquiror, and consequently subject to...

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