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An Integrative Analysis of Business Bankruptcy in Australia

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This paper proposes an integrative and dynamic approach for analyzing business failure. The simulaneous estimation results obtained with Australian data indicate significant associations between bankruptcy rates in different industries. Most of these associations are positive and hence implying that bankruptcy in one industry can inflict a "domino" effect on other industries.

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Paper provided by School of Economics, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia in its series Economics Working Papers with number wp98-03.

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Length: 32 pages
Date of creation: 1998
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Handle: RePEc:uow:depec1:wp98-03

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