Browsing by Author "Hess, Kurt"

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  • Commercial bank load loss recoveries

    Hess, Kurt; Grimes, Arthur (2009-11)
    We present a new approach to analyse historical recovery rates on distressed bank assets. Our approach uses banks’ reported impaired assets and the corresponding specific provisions. The dynamics and drivers of this credit ...
  • Credit Loss Dynamics in Australasian Banking

    Hess, Kurt (The University of Waikato, 2008)
    The purpose of this thesis is to analyze the drivers and dynamics of credit losses in Australasian banking over an extended period of time in order to improve the means by which financial institutions manage their credit ...
  • Credit losses in Australasian banking

    Hess, Kurt; Grimes, Arthur; Holmes, Mark J. (2008-08)
    We analyse determinants of bank credit losses in Australasia. Despite sizeable credit losses over the past two decades, ours is the first systematic study to do so. Analysis is based on a comprehensive dataset retrieved ...
  • The influence of the degree of state ownership and the ownership concentration on the performance of listed Chinese companies

    Gunasekarage, Abeyratna; Hess, Kurt; Hu, Amity (J A I Press Inc, 2007)
    This study investigates the influence of the degree of state ownership and ownership concentration on firm performance using annual data for 1034 companies listed on China's two exchanges for the period from 2000 to 2004. ...
  • State-dominant and non-state-dominant ownership concentration and firm performance: Evidence from China

    Hess, Kurt; Gunasekarage, Abeyratna; Hovey, Martin (Emerald, 2010)
    Purpose – This paper aims to investigate the relationship between ownership structure and performance for a comprehensive sample of Chinese listed firms for the years 2000-2004. In particular, the paper seeks to explore ...

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