Michael Kisser

BI Norwegian Business School

Nydalsveien 37

Oslo, 0442

Norway

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Tradeoff Theory and Leverage Dynamics of High-Frequency Debt Issuers

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2234435
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
B. Espen Eckbo and Michael Kisser
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 944 (24,158)
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Capital structure, external finance, debt issues, equity issues, issue costs, leverage, cash-flow identity

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What Explains the Gross Profitability Premium?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Nov 2014
Michael Kisser
BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 335 (91,515)
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The Real Option Value of Cash

Forthcoming in the Review of Finance
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Michael Kisser
BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 250 (125,334)
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Real Options, Cash Holdings, Payout Policy, Investment

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Asset Securitization and Optimal Retention

IMF Working Paper No. 10/74
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
John Kiff and Michael Kisser
International Monetary Fund and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 136 (217,383)

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Asset management, Capital, Economic models, Financial institutions, Loans, Securities markets

Asset Securitization and Optimal Retention

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Mar 2010
John Kiff and Michael Kisser
International Monetary Fund and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 108 (258,852)
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Asset Securitization, Financial Intermediation, Retention Policy

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The Leverage-Profitability Puzzle Revisited

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 3166707
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2019
B. Espen Eckbo and Michael Kisser
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 198 (157,035)
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Capital structure, tradeoff theory, dynamic inaction, recapitalizations, leverage-profitbility correlation, pecking order

Do Managers of U.S. Defined Benefit Pension Plan Sponsors Use Regulatory Freedom Strategically?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2017
Michael Kisser, John Kiff and Mauricio Soto
BI Norwegian Business School, International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 192 (161,486)

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Pension Finance, Defined Benefit Pension Plans, Manipulation, Investment and Cash

Do Managers of U.S. Defined Benefit Pension Plan Sponsors Use Regulatory Freedom Strategically?

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 55, No. 5, 2017
Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Michael Kisser, John Kiff and Mauricio Soto
BI Norwegian Business School, International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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defined benefit pension plan; managerial decisions cash management; investment

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A Shot at Regulating Securitization

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
John Kiff and Michael Kisser
International Monetary Fund and BI Norwegian Business School
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Financial Crisis, Securitization, Moral Hazard

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Equity Issues, Creditor Control and Market Timing Patterns: Evidence From Leverage Decreasing Recapitalizations

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2019
Michael Kisser and Loreta Rapushi
BI Norwegian Business School and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
Downloads 99 (273,283)

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equity issue; market timing; creditor control; financial reporting conservatism; covenants; pro-forma cash holdings

Rating Through-the-Cycle: Implications for Rating Stability and Accuracy

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2019
John Kiff and Michael Kisser
International Monetary Fund and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 54 (390,325)

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credit ratings, through-the-cycle, rating accuracy, rating stability

Rating Through-the-Cycle: What Does the Concept Imply for Rating Stability and Accuracy?

IMF Working Paper No. 13/64
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Mar 2013
John Kiff, Michael Kisser and Liliana B. Schumacher
International Monetary Fund, BI Norwegian Business School and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Asia and Pacific Department
Downloads 45 (423,218)
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Credit ratings, Credit rating agencies, Credit rating migration

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The Impact of Longevity Improvements on U.S. Corporate Defined Benefit Pension Plans

IMF Working Paper No. 12/170
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
BI Norwegian Business School, International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Pension Plans, Longevity Risk, Life Expectancy, Mortality, Corporate Sector, Economic Models, Demographic Economics

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Does Mandatory Recognition of Off-Balance Sheet Items Affect Capital Structure Choice? Evidence from SFAS 158

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2019
Michael Axenrod and Michael Kisser
NHH - Norwegian School of Economics and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 69 (339,801)

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SFAS 158, Off-Balance-Sheet Items, Defined Benefit Pension Plan, Leverage, Recognition, Disclosure, Pension Accounting, Capital Structure

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Do Pension Plans Strategically Use Regulatory Freedom?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 05/2015-022
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 25 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2016
Michael Kisser, John Kiff and Mauricio Soto
BI Norwegian Business School, International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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