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Asia Pacific Journal of Management

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 40–53 | Cite as

A financial comparison of Japanese and US manufacturers

  • Ali M. Fatemi
  • Hossein Safizadeh
  • Marna Jo Young
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Abstract

This paper compares and contrasts the financial policies of Japanese and comparable U.S. manufacturing firms on the basis of 15 financial ratios. The findings indicate that there are significant differences between these two groups in 10 out of the 15 ratios investigated.

Keywords

Manufacturing Firm Financial Ratio Financial Policy Financial Comparison 
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© School of Management, National University of Singapore 1984

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  • Ali M. Fatemi
  • Hossein Safizadeh
  • Marna Jo Young

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