The idea of “maximizing shareholder value” (MSV) has been in the news a lot lately (see here and here). This is an idea generally associated with free market capitalism that states corporations should [ … ]
Did QE work? That remains one of the most common questions in finance and economics. My answer is simple – it depends! I know, that’s not a super helpful answer, [ … ]
There is increasing chatter in recent years about share repurchases, dividends, corporate investment and the ideal way for firms to use capital. But one question that economists can’t really agree [ … ]
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