27. Dividend Policy in a Global Perspective

  1. H. Kent Baker
  1. Marc Goergen1 and
  2. Luc Renneboog2

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch27

Dividends and Dividend Policy

Dividends and Dividend Policy

How to Cite

Baker, H. K. (2009) Dividend Policy in a Global Perspective, in Dividends and Dividend Policy, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch27

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Finance, Cardiff Business School

  2. 2

    Professor of Corporate Finance, tilburg University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470455807

Online ISBN: 9781118258408

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Keywords:

  • corporate control;
  • net present value;
  • dividend payout ratio;
  • investment bank;
  • management ownership

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • How Dividends Link to Corporate Control and Ownership

  • Dividends, Politics, and Law

  • Conclusions

  • About the Authors