Financial Aspects of the Multinational Firm: A Synthesis

Khambata, Dara; Reeb, David M.
March 2000
Multinational Business Review (St. Louis University);Spring2000, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p74
Academic Journal
This article surveys two major streams of research concerning the financial aspects of the multinational firm. Specifying, we review and synthesize the literature on multinational firm capital structure and the wealth effects of firm internationalization. The theoretical and empirical literature in these two areas is developed with a special emphasis on the more recent research. An integrated summary is provided along with suggested avenues for future research.


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