Ghosh, Saibal (2010): The dividend strategy of Indian companies: An empirical assessment. Published in: Artha Vijnana , Vol. 52, No. 2 (June 2010)
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The paper uses firms across different ownership categories to examine the factors influencing dividend policy. The results suggest that bigger, mature and low-leveraged firms tend to pay more dividends. As well, the findings suggest that bigger, less profitable and high-leveraged firms are more likely to initiate a dividend cut.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The dividend strategy of Indian companies: An empirical assessment|
|Keywords:||dividend strategy; leverage; firm size; manufacturing; India|
|Subjects:||G - Financial Economics > G3 - Corporate Finance and Governance > G35 - Payout Policy
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C33 - Models with Panel Data; Longitudinal Data; Spatial Time Series
P - Economic Systems > P5 - Comparative Economic Systems > P52 - Comparative Studies of Particular Economies
|Depositing User:||Saibal Ghosh|
|Date Deposited:||18. Mar 2011 00:56|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 05:54|
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