The determinants of capital structure

Ghosh, Arvin; Cai, Francis
June 2000
American Business Review;Jun2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p129
Academic Journal
Analyzes the important determinants of capital structure in the United States manufacturing industries. Relationship between business risk and leverage; Role of industry dummies as proxy for industry characteristics in capital structure determination; Use of the data-sets of Compustat and Fortune 500 largest firms in analyzing determinants of capital structure.


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