Research Topics in Finance - Cost of Equity Capital



How Cost of Equity Capital is Related to:
  • customer concentration risk
  • market structure uncertainty
  • risk disclosures
  • voluntary disclosures
  • intellectual capital disclosures
  • financial reporting frequency
  • corporate social responsibility disclosure
  • foreign shocks
  • CEO general managerial skills
  • agency costs
  • management earning forecasts
  • stock splits
  • trading continuity
  • trading volume
  • legal protection of investors
  • corporate governance
  • management entrenchement
  • political connections of owners and managers
  • multiple large shareholders
  • family ownership
  • foreign exchange risk
  • country risk
  • unlevered beta
  • corporate derivative use
  • hedging decisions
  • industry classification
  • informed trading and noise trading
  • corporate national and international diversifications
  • inflation
  • capital structure
  • use of leverage