International Financial Integration Through Equity Markets : Which Firms from Which Countries Go Global? »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Sergio Schmukler , and Stijn Claessens
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2007
Keywords: international financial integration, internationalization, globalization of financial markets, access to financial markets, international firms, equity markets, stock market, foreign sales, stock exchange,
This paper studies international financial integration analyzing firms from various countries raising capital, trading equity, and/or cross-listing in major world stock markets. Using a large sample of 39,517 firms...