28. Dividend Policy in Emerging Markets

  1. H. Kent Baker
  1. P. C. Kumar1 and
  2. Michel A. Robe2

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch28

Dividends and Dividend Policy

Dividends and Dividend Policy

How to Cite

Baker, H. K. (2009) Dividend Policy in Emerging Markets, in Dividends and Dividend Policy, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch28

Author Information

  1. 1

    Emeritus Professor, Kogod School of Business, American University

  2. 2

    Associate Professor of Finance, Kogod School of Business, American University

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470455807

Online ISBN: 9781118258408



  • global financial activity;
  • dividend payment;
  • international capital;
  • financial market;
  • dividends-to-sales ratio


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Institutional Factors Influencing Corporate Payout Policies in EFMs

  • Cross-Country Studies

  • Individual Country Studies

  • A Simple Empirical Analysis

  • Conclusions

  • About the Authors