Economic Shocks and Democratic Consolidation: Historical Evidence from Party-Level Electoral Volatility in France
The emergence of a stable party system is a central aspect of democratic consolidation. Building a novel historical dataset, we analyze how economic growth affected the party-level electoral volatility during the consolidation of the French democracy over the Third Republic (1870-1940).
How to ‘Trump’ the energy market: Evidence from the WTI-Brent spread
Donald Trump’s use of Twitter was unprecedented. Many of Trump’s strong statements in reference to the U.S. oil & gas industry were intended to advertise his domestic policy agenda aimed at supporting re-industrialization and investment.
SME internationalisation: Do the types of innovation matter?
The Ramadan effect on commodity and stock markets integration
Investor heterogeneity and negative skewness in stock returns: Evidence from institutional investors?
We examine the relation between the probability of future stock price crash and investors’ investment horizons. Using negative skewness as a proxy for firm-specific crash risk, we document a positive association between institutional ownership and stock price crash risk.
Rethinking companies' culture through knowledge management lens during Industry 5.0 transition
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Ideological polarization and government debt
Models of strategic debt predict that public debt increases with polarization, measured by the ideological distance between the government and its likely successor.