Financing patterns around the world: Are small firms different?.

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Beck, T.H.L.; Demirgüc-Kunt, A.; Maksimovic, V.;
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jfineco.2007.10.005
  • Subject: Other Depository Institutions | Financing Policy | Banks | Capital and Ownership Structure G320 | Mortgages G210 | Financial Risk and Risk Management | Size, Diversification, and Scope L250 [Firm Performance] | Micro Finance Institutions | HG

Using a firm-level survey database covering 48 countries, we investigate how financial and institutional development affects financing of large and small firms. Our database is not limited to large firms but includes small and medium-size firms and data on a broad spect... View more
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