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The Determinants of Capital Structure in Energy Sector
Blekinge Institute of Technology, School of Management.
2007 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year))Student thesis
Abstract [en]

This mater thesis is concerns to test that if financial patterns of listed firms in energy sector of Pakistan follow any foremost capital structure theories. The analysis was implemented on a sample of 22 listed firms during the period 2001 to 2005. The results of pooled regression model show that both Static trade-off theory and Pecking order theory are pertinent corporate capital structure theories to the firms in Pakistani energy sector.

Abstract [sv]

Theoretical perspective: The theoretical framework includes the corporate capital structure theories and modern research work in this field. Hypotheses are formulated on the basis of theoretical background. Methodology: Regression model is used to analyze the data taken from Pakistani firms in energy sector, listed on Karachi Stock Exchange, during the period 2001-2005.

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2007. , 43 p.
Keyword [en]
Static Trade-off Theory, Pecking Order Theory, Corporate Capital Structure, Proxies
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Business Administration
URN: urn:nbn:se:bth-3242Local ID: diva2:830543
Social and Behavioural Science, Law
Available from: 2015-04-22 Created: 2007-08-20 Last updated: 2015-06-30Bibliographically approved

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