Managerial Finance


Accounting and Finance

Table Of Contents: Volume 43 Issue 11

Saving motives, gender, and the use of financial advisory services

Cecilia Hermansson

The purpose of this paper is to understand if and how saving motives can predict bank customers’ use of financial advisory services. In addition, it analyzes possible…

Corporate leverage: structural equations framework in an emerging economy

Saad Ullah, Ahmed Faisal Siddiqui, Rubeena Tashfeen

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the financing behavior of firms in Pakistan. Previous studies have investigated corporate leverage determinants within any…

Political connections, institutional investors monitoring and stock price synchronicity

Chwee Ming Tee

The purpose of this paper is to examine the association between politically connected (POLCON) firms and stock price synchronicity, and whether this association can be…

Why do lenient claims handling practices exist in the insurance industry? A survey study of ethical decisions by claims adjusters

Lu-Ming Tseng

The purpose of this paper is to investigate which factors will affect the insurance claims adjusters’ attitude and behavior intention toward lenient claims handling…

The effect of loan portfolio diversification on banks’ risks and return

Lydia Dzidzor Adzobu, Elipkimi Komla Agbloyor, Anthony Aboagye

The purpose of this paper is to test whether diversification of credit portfolios across economic sectors leads to improved profitability and reduced credit risks for…

Proximity to urban centers in mergers and acquisitions

Patty Bick, Matthew D. Crook, Andrew A. Lynch, Brian Walkup

The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact firm proximity to financial centers has on announcement returns and time to deal completion for mergers and acquisitions.



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