4. Factors Influencing Dividends

  1. H. Kent Baker
  1. David Denis1 and
  2. Gohar Stepanyan2

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch4

Dividends and Dividend Policy

Dividends and Dividend Policy

How to Cite

Baker, H. K. (2009) Factors Influencing Dividends, in Dividends and Dividend Policy, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258408.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Burton Morgan Chair of Private Enterprise, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

  2. 2

    Ph.D. Candidate, Krannert School of Management, Purdue 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:

  • capital structure policy;
  • incentive compensation plan;
  • ownership structure;
  • dividend-paying stock;
  • product market competition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Firm Characteristics

  • Market Characteristics

  • Substitute Forms of Payout

  • Conclusions

  • About the Authors