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The kinetics of capital formation and economic organisation

Anthony M. Endres and David A. Harper.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Methodology; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Technological Change; Research and Development; Production and Organizations; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Entrepreneurship; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 8584 words.

We examine the inseparability of capital formation and economic organisation in capitalist economic systems. Capital possesses a complex, multilevel (micro, meso, macro) structure that is...

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Resource Allocation within Firms and Financial Market Dislocation: Evidence from Diversified Conglomerates

Gregor Matvos and Amit Seru.

in The Review of Financial Studies

April 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Intertemporal Choice and Growth; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Economics; Corporate Governance; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 21150 words.

We argue and demonstrate that resource allocation within firms' internal capital markets provides an important force countervailing financial market dislocation. We estimate a structural...

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Why do hurdle rates differ from the cost of capital?

Ciaran Driver and Paul Temple.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2010; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Corporate Governance. 8244 words.

This article considers the role of hurdle rates in the analysis of investment decisions, analysing a sample of business units from the PIMS (Profit Impact of Marketing Strategy) databank of...

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