Michael T. Skully

Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

900 Dandenong Road

Caulfield East, Victoria 3145

Australia

Financial Research Network (FIRN)

C/- University of Queensland Business School

St Lucia, 4071 Brisbane

Queensland

Australia

http://www.firn.org.au

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Efficiency of Microfinance Institutions: A Data Envelopment Analysis

Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 May 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Mamiza Haq, Michael T. Skully and Shams Pathan
University of Queensland - Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Newcastle - Newcastle University Business School
Downloads 1,798 (17,323)
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Africa, Asia, Data Envelopment Analysis, Efficiency, Latin America, Microfinance institutions

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International Studies in Comparative Banking: A Survey of Recent Developments

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2003
Kym Brown and Michael T. Skully
Monash Business School, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 1,157 (33,495)
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International banking, cross-country, survey, literature

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Insurance and Economic Growth: A Cross Country Examination

Australian Centre for Financial Studies - Finsia Banking and Finance Conference 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
Yen Nguyen, Katherine Avram and Michael T. Skully
St. Francis Xavier University, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 805 (55,615)
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Insurance, Economic Growth, Life Insurance

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Endogenously Structured Boards of Directors in Banks

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 34, No. 7, pp. 1590-1606
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2012
Shams Pathan and Michael T. Skully
University of Newcastle - Newcastle University Business School and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 769 (59,209)
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Board of directors, Independent directors, CEO, CEO duality, Endogenous, Bank Holding Companies

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Board Size, Independence and Performance: An Analysis of Thai Banks

Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 211-227, September 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2008
Shams Pathan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
University of Newcastle - Newcastle University Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
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Board size, independent directors, Thailand, fixed-effects, panel data, commercial banks, performance

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Are Profitable Microfinance Programs Less Efficient at Reaching the Poor? A Case Study in Cambodia

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2014
Andrew Crawford, Michael T. Skully and David W.L. Tripe
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Massey University - School of Economics and Finance
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Microfinance institutions, Cambodia, Data Envelopment Analysis, Efficiency

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Reforms in Thai Bank Governance: The Aftermath of the Asian Financial Crisis

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 345-365, March 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2008
Shams Pathan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
University of Newcastle - Newcastle University Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 558 (89,168)
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Corporate governance, board composition, Granger-causality, Asian financial crisis, Thailand

Independent Directors and Risk Taking: Evidence from Listed US Insurance Companies

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Aug 2013
Jyotirmoy Podder, Michael T. Skully and Kym Brown
Torrens University Australia, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash Business School, Monash University
Downloads 238 (228,303)
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Board independence, gender diversity, busy boards, experienced boards, risk

Independent Directors and Risk Taking: Evidence from Listed US Insurance Companies

Systemic Risk: Liquidity Risk, Governance and Financial Stability
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
Jyotirmoy Podder, Michael T. Skully and Kym Brown
Torrens University Australia, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash Business School, Monash University
Downloads 214 (252,714)
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Board independence, gender diversity, busy boards, experienced boards, risk taking, system GMM

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Determinants of Central Bank Independence and Governance: Problems and Policy Implications

Journal of Administration and Governance, Vol. 1, pp. 47-67, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 May 2009
Amirul Ahsan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
Deakin University- Department of Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
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Central bank independence, governance, legal independence, election

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Why Do Banks Syndicate Loans? New Empirical Evidence

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Apr 2008
Tram Vu and Michael T. Skully
Monash University - Monash Business School - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 410 (129,065)
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Banking, Loan syndications, Information Asymmetry

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Bank Market Concentration and Interest Spreads: South Asian Evidence

20th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference 2007 Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Shrimal Perera, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
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: South Asian banking, interest margin analysis, price-concentration relationship

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A Critical Analysis of Central Bank Independence and Governance in Australia and Bangladesh

Journal of Administration and Governance, Vol. 6, 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 May 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2009
Amirul Ahsan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
Deakin University- Department of Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
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Central Bank Independence, governance, index model, Australia and Bangladesh

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Strong Board and Risk-Taking in Islamic Banks

Review of Corporate Finance 1, 135-180
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Sabur Mollah, Michael T. Skully and Eva Liljeblom
Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration
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Strong Board, SSB, Religiosity, Risk-Taking, Islamic Banks, Conventional Banks

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Central Bank Independence and Governance: Definitions and Modelling

IN CENTRAL BANKING GOVERNANCE: ISSUES AND PERSPECTIVES, RK Jain, AK Sohani, eds., pp. 59-73, Hyderabad: The Icfai University Press
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 May 2009
Amirul Ahsan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
Deakin University- Department of Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting
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Central Bank Independence, Governance, index model

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Bank Market Power and Revenue Diversification: Evidence from Selected ASEAN Countries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
My Nguyen, Michael T. Skully and Shrimal Perera
RMIT- School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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market power, revenue diversification, ASEAN, Lerner Index

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Ownership Structure and the Credibility of Special Dividend Signal: Evidence from Imputation Environment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Feb 2004
Monash University - Department of Accounting, Monash University Malaysia and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Ownership structure, signal credibility, special dividends, imputation environment.

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Globally Systemically Important Banks and the Basel III Regulatory Announcements: International Evidence

2015 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
Bernard Bollen, Kym Brown, Michael T. Skully and Si Huynh
University of New England (Australia) - New England Business School, Monash Business School, Monash University, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Vietnam Export Import Bank
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Systemic Banks, Market Model

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Board Structure and the Performance of Australian Listed Investment Companies

2013 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Matthew Broom, Michael T. Skully and Maria Strydom
Independent, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University
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governance, board structure, performance, closed-ended funds

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Financial System Components - Substitutes or Complements?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Aug 2011
Yen Nguyen, Katherine Avram and Michael T. Skully
St. Francis Xavier University, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Basel Capital Adequacy Agreements and Bank Risk: Some Australian Evidence

2014 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Feb 2014
Bernard Bollen, Michael T. Skully and Xiaoting Wei
University of New England (Australia) - New England Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University
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Bank regulation, Basel Accord, and Bank risk

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Factors Determining Mergers of Banks in Malaysia's Banking Sector Reform

Multinational Finance Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1/2, p. 1-31, 2007
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Mohamed Ariff, Michael T. Skully and Rubi Ahmad
Bond University, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Malaya (UM)
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bank mergers; acquiring banks; managerial performance; government connections

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Incentives and Risk Taking: Evidence from Insurance Companies

2014 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Jyotirmoy Podder, Michael T. Skully and Sudipta Bose
Torrens University Australia, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School
Downloads 143 (359,867)
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Board compensation; CEO compensation; institutional ownership; SFAS 123R; risk taking; pooled OLS with Driscoll and Kraay standard errors

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Incentives and Risk Taking: Evidence from Listed U.S. Insurance Companies

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Aug 2013
Jyotirmoy Podder and Michael T. Skully
Torrens University Australia and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 137 (374,127)
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board compensation, CEO compensation, institutional ownership, SFAS 123R, risk taking, pooled OLS with Driscoll and Kraay standard errors

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Market Discipline and Deposit Guarantee: Evidence from Australian Banks

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011 Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2011
Xing Yan, Michael T. Skully, Katherine Avram and Tram Vu
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University and Monash University - Monash Business School - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 132 (382,823)
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Banks, Market discipline, Deposit quantity, Interest rate, Deposit guarantee

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Persuasion in Islamic Finance

Australian Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 19 May 2020
Saad Azmat, Haiqa Ali, Kym Brown and Michael T. Skully
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Monash Business School, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Investment decisions, Islamic bank, Marketing

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Loan Term Interdependences and Information Asymmetries

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2011
Quoc Phu Pham, Michael T. Skully and Shrimal Perera
Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 95 (486,141)
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loan terms, information asymmetry, revolving loans, term loans

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Credit Unions, Market Discipline, and the Australian Deposit Guarantee

28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2016
Xing Yan, Michael T. Skully, Katherine Avram and Tram Vu
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University and Monash University - Monash Business School - Department of Banking and Finance
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Market discipline; Global Financial Crisis; Deposit guarantee; Credit unions;

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Board Diversity and ESG: Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Nov 2023
Kym Brown, Blake Loriot, Yessy Peranginangin and Michael T. Skully
Monash Business School, Monash University, Monash University, Monash University - Monash University Indonesia and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Board diversity, ESG performance, Gender, Director age, Generational age, Nationality mix

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Financial Deepening and Institutional Development: Some Asian Experiences

Savings and Development, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1991: 147-165
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Nov 2015
Kui-Wai Li and Michael T. Skully
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Financial deepening, two-gap model, Asia

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Investor's Choice of Shariah Compliant ‘Replicas’ and Original Islamic Instruments

Journal of Economic Behavior, Vol. 132, supplement, p.4-22.
Posted: 18 Jul 2017
Saad Azmat, Muhammad Naiman Jalil, Michael T. Skully and Kym Brown
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash Business School, Monash University

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Islamic instrument; Investor behavior

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Accumulation of Financial Resources in Asian Economies

Savings and Development, Vol. 16, No. 3, 1992: 225-241
Posted: 30 Nov 2015
Kui-Wai Li and Michael T. Skully
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

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Two gap model, financial accumulation, Asia

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Credit Risk in Islamic Joint Venture Bonds

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2014, 103: S129-145, FIRN Research Paper
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
Saad Azmat, Michael T. Skully and Kym Brown
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash Business School, Monash University

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Credit risk, Islamic bonds

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Bank Market Power and Liquidity: Evidence from 113 Developed and Developing Countries

25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2012
Posted: 28 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
My Nguyen, Michael T. Skully and Shrimal Perera
RMIT- School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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Market power, bank liquidity, Lerner index

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Market Power, Revenue Diversification and Bank Stability: Evidence from Selected South Asian Countries

Posted: 26 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
My Nguyen, Michael T. Skully and Shrimal Perera
RMIT- School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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market power, bank stability, revenue diversification, South Asian, Z-score, Lerner Index

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Does Central Bank Independence and Governance Matter in Asia Pacific?

Paolo Baffi Centre Research Paper No. 2008-27
Posted: 08 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2020
Amirul Ahsan, Michael T. Skully and J. Wickramanayake
Deakin University- Department of Finance, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash University - Department of Accounting

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central bank independence, governance, index model, Asia Pacific

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Securitization in the U.S. And Australia and its Effects on Mortgage Finance: A Comparative Analysis and Some Implications for China

Posted: 17 Oct 2005
Benjamin Liu and Michael T. Skully
Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

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Mortgage securitization, mortgage finance and markets

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Banking Efficiency in China: Application of DEA to Pre- and Post-Deregulation Eras: 1993-2000

China Economic Review, Vol 16, No. 3, pp. 229-245
Posted: 15 Sep 2005
Xiaogang Chen, Michael T. Skully and Kym Brown
Bank of China International Co., Ltd. - Legal, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Monash Business School, Monash University

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China, Banking, Efficiency, Deregulation

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The Determinants of Mortgage Yield Spread Differentials: Securitization

Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Vol. 15, pp. 314-333
Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Benjamin Liu and Michael T. Skully
Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

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Securitization, Information asymmetry, Yield spreads, Mortgage lenders

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Dividend Reinvestment Plans in Australia

Posted: 16 Oct 2000
Keith Chan, Damien W. McColough and Michael T. Skully
University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - School of Finance and Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

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Australian Dividend Reinvestment Plans: The Announcement Effects of Differing Discount Rates

Posted: 15 Oct 2000
Keith Chan, Michael T. Skully and Damien W. McCough
University of Technology Sydney (UTS) - School of Finance and Economics, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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