13. Survey Evidence on Financing Decisions and Cost of Capital

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. Gerald S. Martin
  1. Franck Bancel1 and
  2. Usha R. Mittoo2

Published Online: 20 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch13

Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice

Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice

How to Cite

Baker, H. K. and Martin, G. S. (2011) Survey Evidence on Financing Decisions and Cost of Capital, in Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions: Theory, Evidence, and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118266250.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor, ESCP Europe

  2. 2

    Bank of Montreal Professor of Finance, University of Manitoba

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470569528

Online ISBN: 9781118266250

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Keywords:

  • statistical analysis;
  • corporate financing decision;
  • capital structure;
  • convertible debt issuance;
  • dividend policy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • What Surveys Tell About the Cost of Capital

  • What Surveys Tell About Financing Decisions

  • The Gap Between Theory and Practice

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Authors