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International Finance: A Survey

H. Kent Baker and Leigh A. Riddick

Abstract

This book reflects the new diversity of interest in international finance that summarizes and synthesizes developments in the many and varied areas that are now viewed as having international content. The book attempts to differentiate between what is known, what is believed, and what is still being debated about international finance. The book consists of five major topics: (1) exchange rates and risk management, (2) international financial markets and institutions, (3) international investing, (4) international financial management, and (5) special topics. The chapters cover market integrati ... More

Keywords: international finance, exchange rate behavior, international financial markets and institutions, international investing, international financial management

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199754656
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199754656.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

H. Kent Baker, editor
American University

Leigh A. Riddick, editor
American University

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1 International Finance: An Overview

H. KENT BAKER, and LEIGH A. RIDDICK

Section I Exchange Rate Behavior and Risk Management

2 A Primer on Exchange Rate Behavior

JAMES R. LOTHIAN, and MARK P. TAYLOR

3 Markets and International Interest Rate Parity

SUK HUN LEE, and A. G. MALLIARIS

4 Corporate Risk Management in the Multinational Firm

ULRICH HOMMEL, and TOBIAS PROKESCH

Section II International Financial Markets and Institutions

5 Central Banks and Economic Policy after the Crisis: What Have We Learned?

ANDREW HUGHES HALLETT, GIOVANNI DI BARTOLOMEO, and NICOLA ACOCELLA

9 International Equity Markets: Risk and Return

YIGIT ATILGAN, TURAN G. BALI, and K. OZGUR DEMIRTAS

10 International Corporate Debt Markets

GERANIO MANUELA, and HALLAK ISSAM

12 Cross-Listing Behavior

THOMAS O’CONNOR, and KATE PHYLAKTIS

Section III International Investing

15 The Home Bias Puzzle in Equity Portfolios

PIET SERCU, and ROSANNE VANPEE

16 Investing in Emerging and Developing Markets

JENNY BERRILL, and COLM KEARNEY

17 International Investment Patterns

SIMON J. BROOME, and THOMAS J. FLAVIN

Section IV International Financial Management

22 Multinational Cost of Capital and Capital Structure

FRANCK BANCEL, USHA R. MITTOO, and ZHOU ZHANG

23 Dividend Policy across Countries

STEPHEN P. FERRIS, and SABHERWAL SANJIV

24 International Governance and Convergence

STEPHEN P. FERRIS, and KAREN SCHNATTERLY

Section V Special Topics