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In some modern venture valuation approaches, option pricing theory plays an important role. The aim of this paper is to... see more

In this paper we examine the relationship between ownership differences and small firms’ financial policies using a... see more

This paper updates information about the databases available for researchers in conducting small business financial... see more

With the passage of the Small Business Job Protection Act of 1996, many small banks throughout the United States became... see more

China’s economy has developed in such a startling way that most people – economists or not – place, as starting from... see more

Literature pertaining to the “liability of newness” contends that newer firms face particular difficulties and a greater... see more

The Conversation is a freely available, open access, independent source of news and views from the academic and research... see more

Abstract This paper analyzes the historical foundation of women’s education, and evaluates the effects of the education... see more

Since its implementation in 1994, NAFTA's impacts on trade have been extensively and positively evaluated at an aggregate... see more

This paper studies the consequences of using a debt contract to raise venture capital for an entrepreneurial project in... see more

This article, from the Wall Street Journal blog, concerns the affect the 2.0 Generation will have on work life.  The... see more

Prior research suggests that firms owned by women and minorities are smaller, less profitable, and less growth-oriented... see more

The goal of this paper is to examine the impact of Initial Public Offerings (IPO) on the investment strategies of young... see more

In this paper we analyze the frequency and information content of small Nasdaq stock trades and their impacts on return... see more

The advent of the Internet has opened many opportunities for bankers to access new customers, increase convenience and... see more

Recent evidence from U.S. markets shows that IPO underpricing is associated with high liquidity for issuing firms. One... see more

For venture capital firms, facing undiversifiable risks, multi-staged financing is an optimal contract which offers... see more

This study examines the extent to which individual demographic characteristics of owners influence capital structure... see more

In this paper we look at the effects of bargaining power on the types of entrepreneurial projects chosen by venture... see more

We examine whether and how investors' reliance on financial information is affected by the rate of sales growth of a... see more

Often economists are asked to value business. Many times the information provided is minimal and of questionable value.... see more

Often economists are asked to value business. Many times the information provided is minimal and of questionable value.... see more

Abstract This paper discusses various issues and challenges facing philanthropy and nonprofit organizations in the United... see more

This paper examines the structure of debt covenants in small firms, with emphasis on privately owned firms. It is based... see more