Political connections and the process of going public: Evidence from China

We examine how political connections impact the process of going public. Specifically, we test how political connections impact the pricing of the newly offered shares, the magnitude of underpricing, and the fixed cost of going public. Based on the experience of the newly public firms from Chinese s...

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Volume: 28
Main Author: Francis, Bill B
Hasan, Iftekhar
Sun, Xian
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Academic
Place of publication: OXFORD Elsevier Ltd 2009
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Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of international money and finance Vol. 28; no. 4; pp. 696 - 719
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 0261-5606
1873-0639
EISSN: 1873-0639
Discipline: Business
Series: Journal of International Money and Finance
Subjects:
IPO
G32
H0
G24
G34
IPO
G3
G28
G38
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2009
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