The Economics of Imperfect Markets

The Effects of Market Imperfections on Economic Decision-Making

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2130-7 (Print) 978-3-7908-2131-4 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Imperfections in Financial Markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 16-16

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      Pages 17-32

      What Can Cash Shortfalls and Windfalls Tell Us About Finance Constraints?

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      Pages 33-49

      Non-Tobin’s q in Tests for Financial Constraints to Investment

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      Pages 51-71

      Cash Holdings, Firm Value and the Role of Market Imperfections. A Cross Country Analysis

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      Pages 73-90

      Multiple Bank Relationships and the Main Bank System: Evidence from a Matched Sample of Japanese Small Firms and Main Banks

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      Pages 91-102

      The Role of Fixed Assets in Reducing Asymmetric Information

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      Pages 103-110

      Financial Development and Long-Run Growth: Cross-Sectional Evidence Revised

  3. Imperfections in Real Markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 112-112

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      Pages 113-136

      Investment, Productivity and Employment in the Italian Economy

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      Pages 137-166

      The Macroeconomics of Imperfect Capital Markets: Whither Saving-Investment Imbalances?

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      Pages 167-182

      The Effects of Uncertainty and Sunk Costs on Firms’ Decision-Making: Evidence from Net Entry, Industry Structure and Investment Dynamics

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      Pages 183-212

      Investment and Trade Patterns in a Sticky-Price, Open-Economy Model

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      Pages 213-232

      The Anticompetitive Effects of the Antitrust Policy