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A plant-level analysis of the spill-over effects of the German Energiewende
(2016-12-01) - Journal article
In order to analyse international effects of national energy policies, we investigate the spill-over effects of the German Energiewende on the Dutch power market, which is closely connected to the German market. We estimate ...
Investor response to appointment of female CEOs and CFOs
(2018-06) - Journal article
We study the impact of appointing women to top executive positions from an investor perspective. We analyze whether shareholders value announcement of appointment of women to top positions differently than they do appointment ...
Cyclical behavior of international fund flows
(2018-01) - Journal article
We investigate the cyclicality of international fund flows employing correlation and regression analysis using monthly data for almost 70 countries between 1996 and 2013. International fund flows are cross-border investments ...
Distributed energy generation techniques and the competitive fringe effect in electricity markets
(2015) - Journal article
We analyse the impact of two different generation techniques used by fringe suppliers on the intensity of competition in the electricity wholesale market. For that purpose we derive a Cournot model of this market taking ...
The effects of corporate and country sustainability characteristics on the cost of debt : an international investigation
(2016-02) - Journal article
We investigate the relationship between corporate and country sustainability on the cost of bank loans. We look into 470 loan agreements signed between 2005 and 2012 with borrowers based in 28 different countries across ...
A comparison of cost-benefit analysis of biomass and natural gas CHP projects in Denmark and the Netherlands
(2016-02) - Journal article
We investigate what drives differences in the project appraisal of biomass and natural gas combined heat and power (CHP) projects in two countries with very similar energy profiles. This is of importance as the European ...
Subsurface activities and decision support systems : an analysis of the requirements for a social acceptance-motivated decision support system
(2016-09-01) - Journal article
In this paper, we present a novel perspective on evaluating subsurface activities by increasing the role of social acceptance in the decision-making process. We use the triangle of social acceptance to structure and analyze ...
Analyzing systemic risk in the Chinese banking system
(2017-03-02) - Journal article
We examine systemic risk in the Chinese banking system by estimating the conditional value at risk (CoVaR), the marginal expected shortfall (MES), the systemic impact index (SII) and the vulnerability index (VI) for 16 ...
Are international fund flows related to exchange rate dynamics?
(2018-02) - Journal article
Employing monthly data for 53 countries between 1996 and 2015, we investigate the relationship between international fund flows and exchange rate dynamics. We find strong co-movement between funds flows (as measured with ...
Correction to: The opportunity cost of negative screening in socially responsible investing
(2018-01-05) - Journal article