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The effects of short-term interest rates on output, price and exchange rates: recent evidence from China
(Institute for Business and Finance Research, LLC, 2010)
This paper utilizes VAR techniques to examine the relationship between a policy related variable and selected macro-variables in China. Johansen’s cointegration tests fail to find a moving equilibrium among the related ...
Impact of hedging pressure on implied volatility in Financial Times and London Stock Exchange (FTSE) market
(Institute for Business and Finance Research, LLC, 2009)
This paper examines the impact of net buying pressure and the event of 9/11 on the implied volatility of the U.K. FTSE 100 (Financial Times and the London Stock Exchange) index options. Our findings indicate that when ...
The effects of organisational culture on IFRS adoption: Evidence from Nigerian' companies
(Macrothink Institute, 2018-03)
This study investigates the underlying factors contributing to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) adoption in Nigeria. The diversity of responses to IFRS adoption is a phenomenon that requires empirical ...
Cost efficiency of Ghana's banking industry: a panel data analysis
(Institute for Business and Finance Research, LLC, 2014)
This study analyzes the efficiency of the banking industry in Ghana over the period of 2001–2010 using the data envelopment analysis. The study investigates the impact of size, capitalization, loan loss provision, inflation ...
Equity financing and debt-based financing: Evidence from Islamic microfinance institutions in Indonesia
(Elsevier BV, 2017-09-23)
This paper investigates the impact of Islamic microfinance on rural households' welfare in Indonesia. Using a survey questionnaire, this study explores two group of financing in Islamic microfinance, equity and debt-based ...