Managerial Finance


Accounting and Finance

Table Of Contents: Volume 28 Issue 1

A comparison between the European and the US mutual fund industry

Rogér Otten, Mark Schweitzer

Outlines previous research on the mutual fund industry and compares the characteristics of the US and European mutual fund markets using the structure‐conduct‐performance…

US and UK GAAP: important differences for financial statement preparers and users

Alan Reinstein, Thomas R. Weirich

Notes that despite moves towards the international harmonization of accounting standards, some important differences remain between UK and US generally accepted accounting…

Superstardom and Institutional Investor’s All‐British Research Team

Raymond A.K. Cox, Robert T. Kleiman

Outlines previous research on the security analyst “superstar” phenomenon, including the stochastic model of Yule and Simon. Applies this to data on the 1986‐1997…

Exoploring the benefits of international diversification and currency hedging for international fund portfolios

Stephanos Papadamou, Stavros Tsopoglou

Outlines previous research on international investment portfolios and presents a study of diversification and hedging on money market, bond and equity funds from UK, US…

Closed‐end country fund discounts and systematic UK and US market movements: co‐integration and error corrected Granger causality tests

Andrea Bennett, Paul L. Gronewoller, Department of Finance, Real Estate

Summarizes three explanations put forward in previous research for the deviation of closed‐end fund (CEF) share prices from their net asset values and tests the theories…



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