Stephen Ross is presently the Franco Modigliani Professor of Finance and Economics at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Great conglomerates whose employees come across a variety of business expenses will find the Corporate Card valuable in streamlining purchases and expense management, as will employees of city and state government agencies, school districts and universities.
Atif Mian and Amir Sufi ( 13936 ) offer persuasive evidence that it was an increase in the supply of finance to low-income borrowers – not an improvement in the credit quality of those borrowers – that drove lending, appreciation of house prices, and subsequent mortgage defaults.
It is often associated in the UK with some degree of change of ownership in a business, connected to a corporate transaction that leads to the creation of a new equity structure or shareholder base, and the related issue, underwriting, purchase or exchange of equity (and related warrants) or debt.
Topical areas of interest include, but are not limited to: financial structure, payout policies, corporate restructuring, financial contracts, corporate governance arrangements, the economics of organizations, the influence of legal structures, and international financial management.
As banking firms have been performing diversified activities, investment banks have come to fill a variety of roles including underwriting and …