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Diskussionspapiere 549 / 2006

Informed Capital in a Hostile Environment: The Case of Relational Investors in Germany

Informed capital is a crucial ingredient to a well-functioning market for start-up finance, especially in times of difficult market conditions. For bank-based systems, the question regarding which investors actually supply informed capital has not yet been answered. To fill this gap, we conduct a survey among German suppliers of start-up finance. We find significant differences between the investors ...

2006| Dorothea Schäfer, Dirk Schilder

Bewertung von Bezugsrechten auf Convertible Securities: eine theoretische und empirische Analyse

Wiesbaden: Deutscher Universitäts-Verl., 2005, 141 S.
(Gabler Edition Wissenschaft)
| Rolf Ketzler
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Argentinean Currency Crisis: A Markov-Switching Model Estimation

In 2002, the Argentinean currency board came to a sudden and dramatic end. Although the country had been suffering from weak economic fundamentals for years, the timing and severity of the currency crisis surprised most observers. The present study analyzes the role of fundamentals and self-fulfilling speculation in the Argentinean crisis. Arguing within a theoretical model of a fixed exchange rate ...

In: The Developing Economies 44 (2006), 1, S. 79-91 | Patricia Alvarez-Plata, Mechthild Schrooten

Informed Capital in a Hostile Environment: The Case of Relational Investors in Germany

Freiberg: Technische Universität Bergakademie, 2006, 23 S.
(Freiberg Working Papers / Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration ; 03/2006)
| Dorothea Schäfer, Dirk Schilder
Diskussionspapiere 626 / 2006

Political Instability and the August 1998 Ruble Crisis

The main objective of this study is to highlight the importance of political instability, defined as frequent changes in and of government, in undermining the Russian exchange rate based stabilization program of the 1990s. The empirical evidence supports the significance of political instability along with economic fundamentals in determining Russian real effective exchange rate and exchange market ...

2006| Tatiana Fic, Omar F. Saqib

Finanzmarktintegration in Europa

Frankfurt / Oder: Europa-Univers. Viadrina, 2006, 52 S.
(MES Schriftenreihe)
| Mechthild Schrooten
Diskussionspapiere 635 / 2006

The Effects of Short-Term Liabilities on Profitability: The Case of Germany

Using data from Germany this paper examines the direct effect of non-financial firms' use of short-term versus long-term liabilities. We develop a structural model of a firm's value maximization problem that predicts that profitability of the firm will change if firms alter their use of short-term versus long-term liabilities. We find that firms that rely more heavily on short-term liabilities are ...

2006| Christopher F. Baum, Dorothea Schäfer, Oleksandr Talavera
Sonstige Publikationen des DIW / Aufsätze 1978

Bemühungen um effektiveren Kapitaleinsatz in der Volkswirtschaft der DDR

1978| Manfred Melzer
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