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    • Add-On Pricing in Retail Financial Markets and the Fallacies of Consumer Education 

      Kosfeld, Michael; Schüwer, Ulrich (2016-07-11)
      We analyze the consequences of consumer education on prices and welfare in retail financial markets when some consumers are naive about shrouded addon prices and banks try to exploit this. Allowing for different information ...
    • Bank Rescues and Bailout Expectations: The Erosion of Market Discipline During the Financial Crisis 

      Hett, Florian; Schmidt, Alexander (2016-10-01)
      We design a novel test for changes in market discipline based on the relation between firm-specific risk, credit spreads, and equity returns. We use our method to analyze the evolution of bailout expectations during the ...
    • Bloomberg 

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      Bloomberg offers a wide range of data on the world's leading public and private companies. Bloomberg database components includes: Stock price data, CDS and bond data, calculated ratios, financial accounts information; ...
    • Bundesbank 

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      The monetary, financial and foreign trade statistics compiled within the framework of the Bundesbank's statutory mandate as well as the comprehensive indicator sets and seasonally adjusted economic data comprise a broad ...
    • Compustat 

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      Compustat (from Standard & Poor's) provides annual and quarterly income statements, balance sheets, statements and supplemental data on North American public companies.
    • Corporate Register 

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    • CRSP 

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      Our portfolio of stock, indexes, mutual fund, treasury, and REIT market databases is relied on by academicians whose research and publications must withstand rigorous analysis for accuracy. Quantitative analysts in the ...
    • Datastream 

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      Historical financial database with over 35 million individual instruments or indicators across all major asset classes, including 8.5 million active economic indicators. It features 70 years of data, across 175 countries ...
    • Destatis 

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      The Federal Statistical Office is the institution to contact first for official data on the society, the economy, the environment and the state. We provide objective statistics that have been compiled in a neutral and ...
    • Did Consumers Want Less Debt? Consumer Credit Demand versus Supply in the Wake of the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis 

      Gropp, Reint E.; Krainer, John; Laderman, Elizabeth (2014-01-01)
      We explore the sources of household balance sheet adjustment following the collapse of the housing market in 2006. First, we use microdata from the Federal Reserve Board’s Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey to document ...
    • Does Say on Pay Matter? Evidence from Germany 

      Tröger, Tobias H.; Walz, Uwe (2017-09-13)
      We analyze a hand-collected dataset of 1682 executive compensation packages at 34 firms included in the main German stock market index (DAX) for the years 2009-2017 in order to investigate the impact of the 2009 say on pay ...
    • Equifax 

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      "Equifax Inc. is an American multinational consumer credit reporting agency and is one of the three largest consumer credit reporting agencies, along with Experian and TransUnion (together known as the ""Big Three"").[5] ...
    • Experimental data 

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    • FLEX 

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      FLEX – the Frankfurt Laboratory for Experimental Economic Research is a research center at the Faculty of Economics and Business at Goethe University in Frankfurt.
    • FRED 

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      Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED) is a database maintained by the Research division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louisthat has more than 500,000 economic time series from 87 sources. The data can be viewed in ...
    • Growth Options and Firm Valuation 

      Kraft, Holger; Schwartz, Eduardo S.; Weiss, Farina (2013-11-01)
      "This paper studies the relation between firm value and a firm's growth options. We find strong empirical evidence that (average) Tobin's Q increases with firm-level volatility. The significance mainly comes from R&D firms, ...
    • Hidden Gems and Borrowers with Dirty Little Secrets: Investment in Soft Information, Borrower Self-selection and Competition 

      Gropp, Reint E.; Gruendl, Christian; Guettler, Andre (2013-05-01)
      This paper empirically examines the role of soft information in the competitive interaction between relationship and transaction banks. Soft information can be interpreted as a valuable signal about the quality of a firm ...
    • Incentive-Based Capital Requirements 

      Eufinger, Christian; Gill, Andrej (2018-05-02)
      This paper proposes a new regulatory approach that implements capital requirements contingent on executive incentive schemes. We argue that excessive risk-taking in the financial sector originates from the shareholder moral ...
    • Insight Private Equity 

      Gill, Andrej; Visnjic, Nikolai (2013-06-18)
      We are able to shed light on the black box of restructuring tools private equity investors use to improve the operational performance of their portfolio companies. By building on previous work considering performance ...
    • Markit 

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      Markit Ltd. was a British financial information and services company with over 4,000 employees, founded in 2003 as an independent source of credit derivative pricing. The company provides independent data, trade processing ...