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a sofa made of dollars

Key Ideas •There is a positive correlation between a company’s cash reserves and its future market share and stock value growth. •Cash provides not only a safety net for times of crisis, but also long-term strategic advantages.  

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 Key Ideas • Empirical evidence shows that trade-throughs are quite frequent and are (...)

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Key Ideas: • The adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) has not improved (...)

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Financial Markets15 April 2009

Sending Signals: The Meaning of Equity vs.Cash

Key Ideas • When acompany transfers or sells just a portion of its assets, market response is (...)

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Social & societal trends and issues28 February 2009

The Impact of Religion on Risk-Taking in the United States

Companies’ aversion to risk is strongly linked to the level of religiousness of the community in (...)

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 Key ideas: • A central component in the contract established between rating agencies and (...)

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