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

Review of Finance, forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2020
B. Espen Eckbo and Michael Kisser
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and BI Norwegian Business School
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High-frequency debt issuer, issue costs and benefits, dynamic rebalancing, leverage profitability relation, speed of adjustment, tradeoff theory

2.

What Explains the Gross Profitability Premium?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Nov 2014
Michael Kisser
BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 446 (93,201)
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The leverage-profitability puzzle ressurected

Review of Finance, forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2020
B. Espen Eckbo and Michael Kisser
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and BI Norwegian Business School
Downloads 419 (100,177)
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Capital structure, tradeoff theory, dynamic inaction, recapitalizations, leverage-profitbility correlation, pecking order

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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 291 (149,370)
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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
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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
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Asset Securitization, Financial Intermediation, Retention Policy

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

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 06 May 2022
Michael Axenrod and Michael Kisser
ESCP Business School and BI Norwegian Business School
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SFAS 158, Off-Balance-Sheet Items, Defined Benefit Pension Plan, Leverage, Recognition, Disclosure, Pension Accounting, Capital Structure

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)
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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

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

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
John Kiff and Michael Kisser
International Monetary Fund and BI Norwegian Business School
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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 57 (510,116)
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Credit ratings, Credit rating agencies, Credit rating migration

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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: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2022
Michael Kisser and Loreta Rapushi
BI Norwegian Business School and BI Norwegian Business School
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equity issue; market timing; creditor control; financial reporting conservatism; covenants; pro-forma cash holdings

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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)
Downloads 86 (403,886)

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Pension Plans, Longevity Risk, Life Expectancy, Mortality, Corporate Sector, Economic Models, Demographic Economics

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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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