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Entrepreneurs' optimism, cognitive style and persistence
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the moderating effects of cognitive style dimensions on the relationship between entrepreneurs’ optimism and persistence. Design/methodology/approach – This theoretically ...
Leverage and firm investment: the role of information asymmetry and growth
This paper demonstrates how financial leverage impacts firm investment and the extent to which this relationship is conditional on the level of information asymmetry as well as growth. The paper relies on data from 2403 ...
Risk-taking Propensity, Managerial Network Ties and Firm Performance in an Emerging Economy
The objective of the study was to examine the effect of entrepreneurs’ risk-taking propensity on firm performance and the moderating role of managerial network ties on this relationship in a sub-Saharan economy. This ...
Does financial resource slack drive sustainability expenditure in developing economy small and medium-sized enterprises?
While firms continue to commit slack financial resources to sustainability causes, knowledge is lacking on how financial resource slack drives sustainability expenditure under varying conditions of market pressure and ...
Market Sentiment and Firm Investment Decision-Making
While research on factors driving corporate investment decisions has blossomed, knowledge related to the Chief Executive Officer’s (CEO’s) market sentiment on investment decision outcomes is lacking. In this study, we ...