This dissertation investigates the implications of firms' risk management activities for the likelihood of financial distress and their investment decisions.2.4 Data and Methodology We collect data on a large sample of manufacturing firms over the 1985 to 2005 period. ... The sample using the first definition (Defl) has 7, 078 observations, and the sample using the second definition (Def2) hasanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on Corporate Finance and Risk Management|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|