TITLE

The determinants of capital structure

AUTHOR(S)
Ghosh, Arvin; Cai, Francis
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
American Business Review;Jun2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p129
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
3272859

 

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