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Purchase order finance: a conceptual model with economic insights
(Now Publishers Inc, 2017)
Purchase Order (PO) finance is a form of financial intermediation which can alleviate capital constraints in certain supply chains. PO finance is typically utilized by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that operate ...
The Paramountcy of Context: introduction to special issue on popular culture and markets in Turkey
(University of Rhode Island, 2017)
Regret of action or regret of inaction: examining divergent regret patterns for experiential and material gifts
(Now Publishers Inc., 2017)
We replicate Rosenzweig and Gilovich’s (2012) study on “differential regrets for experiential and material purchases,” according to which people experience regret of action (buyer’s remorse) for material purchases and ...
Litigation and mutual-fund runs
(Elsevier Inc., 2017)
We investigate whether anticipation of adverse events (litigation about market timing and late trading) may trigger mutual-fund runs. We find that runs start as early as three months prior to litigation announcements. ...
Do stock index futures affect economic growth? Evidence from 32 countries
This article investigates the relationship between stock index futures markets development and economic growth using time-series methods for 32 developed and developing countries. Evidence of cointegration between stock ...
Well-being in Alternative Economies: the role of shared commitments in the context of a spatially-extended alternative food network
(SAGE Publications Inc., 2017)
Alternative economies are built on shared commitments to improve subjects’ well-being. Traditional commercial markets, premised upon growth driven by separate actors pursuing personal material gain, lead to exploitation ...
The power of signaling: presidential leadership and rhetoric over 20 years
(Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2017)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the power of leadership rhetoric with a theoretical foundation of signaling theory. Past research mostly focus on followers and not other stakeholders and the authors attempt ...
Managerial performance incentives and firm risk during economic expansions and recessions
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
We argue that the relationship between managerial pay-for-performance incentives and risk taking is pro-cyclical. We study the relationship between incentives provided by stock-based compensation and firm risk for US ...
Financial Hedging and Optimal Procurement Policies under Correlated Price and Demand
We consider a firm that procures an input commodity to produce an output commodity to sell to the end retailer. The retailer's demand for the output commodity is negatively correlated with the price of the output commodity. ...
Consumers’ use of country-of-manufacture information? Norway and the United States : ethnocentric, economic, and cultural differences
The influence and use of the country-of-manufacture (COM) information on purchase decisions is examined in Norway and the USA in a nonlaboratory setting. Ethnocentrism, dependence on imported products, market size, and ...