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First Name: Joshua
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Last Name: Abor
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RePEc Short-ID: pab152

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Affiliation

Business School
University of Ghana
Location: Legon, Ghana
Homepage: http://ugbs.ug.edu.gh/
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Joshua Abor, 2008. "Determinants of the Capital Structure of Ghanaian Firms," Research Papers RP_176, African Economic Research Consortium.

Articles

  1. Joshua Abor, 2010. "Foreign direct investment and firm productivity: evidence from firm-level data," Global Business and Economics Review, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 12(4), pages 267-285.
  2. Joshua Abor & Nicholas Biekpe, 2009. "How do we explain the capital structure of SMEs in sub-Saharan Africa?: Evidence from Ghana," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 36(1), pages 83-97, January.
  3. Joshua Abor & Emmanuel Sarpong-Kumankoma & Eme Fiawoyife & Kofi A. Osei, 2009. "Risk exposure and financial policy: An empirical analysis of emerging markets," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 36(2), pages 195-211, May.
  4. Godfred A. Bokpin & Joshua Abor, 2009. "Financial Policy and Corporate Performance: Evidence from Emerging Market Economies," The African Finance Journal, Africagrowth Institute, vol. 11(1), pages 24-36.
  5. Simon K. Harvey & Joshua Abor, 2009. "Determinants of inward foreign direct investment in the Ghanaian manufacturing sector," Global Business and Economics Review, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 11(2), pages 180-197.
  6. Joshua Abor, 2008. "Agency theoretic determinants of debt levels: evidence from Ghana," Review of Accounting and Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 7(2), pages 183-192, May.
  7. Joshua Abor, 2007. "Debt policy and performance of SMEs: Evidence from Ghanaian and South African firms," Journal of Risk Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 8(4), pages 364-379, August.
  8. Joshua Abor, 2007. "Industry classification and the capital structure of Ghanaian SMEs," Studies in Economics and Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 24(3), pages 207-219, September.
  9. Joshua Abor & Nicholas Biekpe, 2007. "Small Business Reliance on Bank Financing in Ghana," Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 43(4), pages 93-102, August.
  10. Mohammed Amidu & Joshua Abor, 2006. "Determinants of dividend payout ratios in Ghana," Journal of Risk Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 7(2), pages 136-145, March.
  11. Joshua Abor & Nicholas Biekpe, 2006. "How are SMEs financed? Evidence from the Ghanaian nontraditional export sector," Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Pion Ltd, London, vol. 24(1), pages 71-81, February.
  12. Joshua Abor, 2005. "The effect of capital structure on profitability: an empirical analysis of listed firms in Ghana," Journal of Risk Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 6(5), pages 438-445, November.
  13. Joshua Abor, 2005. "Managing foreign exchange risk among Ghanaian firms," Journal of Risk Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 6(4), pages 306-318, August.
  14. Joshua Abor & Nicholas Biekpe, 2005. "What Determines the Capital Structure of Listed Firms in Ghana?," The African Finance Journal, Africagrowth Institute, vol. 7(1), pages 37-48.

NEP Fields

1 paper by this author was announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2008-04-29. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2008-04-29. Author is listed

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