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  • RMS capacity utilisation: product family and supply chain 

    Abdi MR and Labib A (2017) International Journal of Production Research. RMS capacity utilisation: product family and supply chain. International Journal of Production Research. Online before print. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2016.1229066
    The paper contributes to development of RMS through linkage with external stakeholders such as customers and suppliers of parts/raw materials to handle demand fluctuations that necessitate information sharing across the ...
  • Ultimate Controllers, Ownership and the Probability of Insolvency in Financially Distressed Firms 

    Poletti-Hughes J and Ozkan A (2014) Ultimate Controllers, Ownership and the Probability of Insolvency in Financially Distressed Firms. Managerial and Decision Economics. 35(1): 36–50.
    This paper investigates the impact of corporate ownership and control on the outcome of financial distress. It is argued that the likelihood of financial distress resulting in insolvency depends on whether firms have ...
  • Board Independence, Audit Quality and Earnings Management: Evidence from Egypt 

    Khalil M and Ozkan A (2016) Board Independence, Audit Quality and Earnings Management: Evidence from Egypt. Journal of Emerging Market Finance. 15(1): 84-118.
    Using a unique dataset for Egyptian firms, we investigate the relationship between board independence, audit quality and earnings management. We test whether firm-level corporate governance provisions matter in an ...
  • Financial flexibility, corporate investment and performance: evidence from financial crises 

    Arslan-Ayaydin O, Florackis C and Ozkan, A (2014) Financial flexibility, corporate investment and performance: evidence from financial crises. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 42(2): 211-250.
    This study examines the impact of financial flexibility on the investment and performance of East Asian firms over the period 1994–2009. We employ a sample of 1,068 firms and place particular emphasis on the periods of ...
  • Directors’ share dealings and corporate insolvencies: evidence from the UK 

    Ozkan A, Poletti-Hughes J and Trzeciakiewicz A (2017) Directors’ share dealings and corporate insolvencies: Evidence from the UK. European Journal of Finance. 23(5): 427–455.
    This paper investigates the relation between insider trading and the likelihood of insolvency with a specific focus on the directors’ sale and purchase transactions preceding insolvency.We use a unique data set on directors’ ...

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