Frank Kwabi

De Montfort University

The Gateway

Leicester, LE1 9BH

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Financial and Corporate Social Performance in the UK Listed Firms: The Relevance of Non-Linearity and Lag Effects

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 2018
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Mar 2018
University of Nottingham, Coventry University, De Montfort University and Central Bank of Nigeria
Downloads 170 (320,219)
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Corporate social responsibility · Corporate financial performance, Corporate social performance, Slack resources theory, UK firms

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Shareholder Protection, Stock Markets and Cross-Border Mergers

Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge Working Paper no. 509
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Aug 2018
De Montfort University, De Montfort University, De Montfort University and European University Institute (EUI)
Downloads 122 (418,016)
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law and finance, shareholder protection, corporate governance, corporate finance

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Lead Independent Director, Managerial Risk-Taking and Cost of Debt: Evidence from UK

Owusu, A., Kwabi, F., Owusu-Mensah, R. and Elamer, A. A. (2022). “Lead Independent Director, Managerial Risk-Taking and Cost of Debt: Evidence from UK”, Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, Forthcoming (Accepted 3 November 2022).
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Dec 2022
University of Derby - Derby Business School, De Montfort University, Coventry University and Brunel University London - Brunel Business School
Downloads 85 (535,685)

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lead independent director; managerial risk-taking; cost of debt

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CEO Tenure and Cost of Debt

Owusu, A., Kwabi, F., Ezeani, E. & Owusu-Mensah, R. (2022) CEO tenure and cost of debt. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Aug 2022
University of Derby - Derby Business School, De Montfort University, Manchester Metropolitan University and Coventry University
Downloads 74 (580,905)
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CEO tenure; Cost of debt; Board independence

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The Impact of the Media on Tourism Development and Income Inequality

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
De Montfort University, Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Derby - Derby Business School and De Montfort University
Downloads 55 (675,679)

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Income inequality, Tourism development, Press freedom, Voice and accountability, Hostile media environment, Emerging countries

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International Equity Portfolio Investment and Enforcement of Insider Trading Laws: A Cross-Country Analysis

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 2019
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2020
De Montfort University, Glasgow Caledonian University and University of Nottingham
Downloads 52 (693,003)

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Insider trading laws, Institutional quality, Stock market development, Foreign equity portfolio flows

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The Impact of Stringent Insider Trading Laws and Institutional Quality on the Cost of Capital

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 60, pp. 127-137, 2018
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jan 2020
De Montfort University, Glasgow Caledonian University and University of Nottingham
Downloads 40 (772,154)

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Insider trading laws, Cost of capital, Foreign equity allocation, Institutional quality

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Biases in International Portfolio Allocation and Investor Protection Standards

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.53, pp.66-79, 2017
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jan 2020
De Montfort University, University of Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde and University of Nottingham
Downloads 33 (825,142)

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financial globalization; investor protection standards; equity home bias; equity foreign bias

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Why Do Female Lead Auditors Charge a Fee Premium? Evidence from the UK Audit Market

Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Feb 2024
University of Derby - Derby Business School, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics, De Montfort University and Coventry University
Downloads 32 (833,272)

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auditor gender, audit timeliness, audit fees

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Corporate Carbon Emissions and Market Valuation of Organic and Inorganic  Investments

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Jul 2022
Edinburgh Napier University, Heriot-Watt University and De Montfort University
Downloads 28 (866,718)
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Carbon emissions, Market Valuation, Organic Investments Announcements, Inorganic Investment announcements, R&D, Product Launches.

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When Turning Off the Light Means so Much: Efficient Energy Use and Firm Bankruptcy Risk

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Nov 2023
Gbenga Adamolekun and Frank Kwabi
Edinburgh Napier University and De Montfort University
Downloads 17 (971,245)

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Efficient energy use, Energy Intensity, Bankruptcy risk, financial distress, Responsible energy use